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ISLAMABAD: The extremist ideology of Hindutva has found new face and feet under BJP's leadership, revealing the state's true face while unravelling its claim of secularism in the process. In India the lower caste Hindus and minorities like Sikhs, Muslims, Christians and were being discriminated and treated as inferior...
KARACHI: Telenor Microfinance Bank (TMB) and the Central Depository Company of Pakistan Limited (CDC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at CDC House Karachi. A salient feature of the MOU will be the Easypaisa platform which will facilitate CDC account holders in biometric verification and collection of funds....
KARACHI: Leading policy makers and business operators discussed the current and future issues facing the economy and the role of business leaders in shaping the future at the inaugural Karachi edition of this year's "Pakistan Leadership Conversation 2019 (PLC 2019)" organised by ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants),...
KARACHI: The opening ceremony for the "Japanese Calendar Exhibition 2019" was held at the Japan Information and Culture Center in the Consulate-General of Japan in Karachi, here Monday, says a Press release. The event began with an enriching performance by Ashida Katsunori, Acting Consul-General of Japan in Karachi, along with...
5-year celebration of power lunches by LadiesFund LadiesFund celebrates 5 years of successful quarterly power lunches with #LFPower20, featuring Mariam el Bacha, CEO, Cinepax as Chief Guest and a surprise appearance by actor Ahsan Khan as Special Guest. The jam-packed business networking event was sold out a month in advance...
JAMMU: Locals as well as police have shifted over 5000 Kashmiris from different parts of Jammu to a mosque at Muslim majority Bhatandi area. Reports said that over 5000 Kashmiris including women and children have taken refuge at Makah Masjid Iqbal Market at Bhatandi. Sources informed news agency CNS that...
ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) has deferred the applicability of the International Financial Reporting Standard (IFRS) 9 "Financial Instruments" for all companies required to prepare their financial statements in accordance with the requirements of IFRS. Through SRO 1007(I)/2017, dated October 4, 2017, the SECP had notified...
KARACHI: DG NAB Karachi Friday chaired a full board meeting today for review of cases under inquiries and investigation that pertain to housing scams. It was apprised by the Directors of Investigation Wings that the highest number of cases related to housing scams pertained to Cooperative Housing schemes, majority...
MULTAN: Police arrested four people on the charges of broadcasting hate speech on social media against Prime Minister Imran Khan. As per details, four people indecently spoke against the prime minister and their videos went viral on social media. Following the massive propagation of hate speeches, police immediately nabbed four...
DUBAI: It's Pakistan Super League (PSL) - the carnival of cricket-time. The festival of cricket began on Thursday evening with Dubai playing host to the musical and glittering opening ceremony - and first leg of the matches, says a Press release. Thirty-four high drama matches will be played in the...
ISLAMABAD: The DIG Motorway Police Mohammad Alam Shinwari awarded commendation certificates along with cash rewards amongst the officers who showed best performance during the month of January 2019, says a Press release. In his address to the officers, the DIG NH&MP has said that recognition of NH&MP performance on national...