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  • PM Abbasi launches 100/100/100 education programme for children in Islamabad

    Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Monday inaugurated the 100/100/100 education programme targeting 100 per cent enrolment, retention and graduation of children in schools in Islamabad and hoped that the initiative would also be emulated by the provinces...

    The 100/100/100 programme was first mentioned in the annual budget speech by Finance Minister Miftah Ismail, who had said: "This is a national commitment that I make today to...

  • The business of drama

    When I asked a TV drama-loving friend what serials he could recommend for my weekend TV bingeing he said he had lost interest in them some time ago because they had become unwatchable...

    Making a drama is the easiest thing to do, it seems...

  • Business leaders urged to promote ‘brand Pakistan’

    KARACHI: Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal on Thursday urged the business leaders to promote brand ‘Pakistan’ globally by ensuring standard...

    Delivering a keynote address at the 11th CEO Summit Asia ‘Believe in Pakistan’, he said that from a weak start, Pakistan today has the capacity to build its own automobiles, jets and nuclear plants...

  • First Pakistan-England Test ends in draw despite last session drama

    ABU DHABI: Leg-spinner Adil Rashid took a five wicket haul to trigger a Pakistan collapse but England fell 25 runs short of a dramatic win in the first Test in Abu Dhabi on Saturday...

    Rashid, who had the worst bowling figures on debut in the first innings of 0-163, had an unbelievable change in his fortunes as he grabbed 5-64 to dismiss Pakistan for 173 on a weary fifth day Sheik Zayed Stadium pitch...

  • SPECTRUM: The Drama Queens of Pakistan’s Politics

    As Pakistan’s former ambassador to Washington (2008-2011), he brags of facilitating the “presence of large numbers of CIA operatives who helped track down bin Laden without the knowledge of Pakistan’s army — even though I had acted under the authorisation of Pakistan’s elected civilian leaders...

    Even if that cross-checking process were somehow bypassed, the information would be available at the time of someone’s entry into...

  • Late drama as Pakistan win on international return

    DHAKA: Mohammad Ali struck the winner deep into injury time as Pakistan marked their return to international football after more than three years with a dramatic 2-1 victory over Nepal in their SAFF Cup opener at the Bangabandhu National Stadium on Tuesday...

    The match was the first for Pakistan’s senior team since the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier against Yemen back in March 2015 and Ali’s header in the sixth minute of stoppage time...

  • PSX: Benchmark KSE-100 sheds 2,100 points after country goes into lockdown over virus threat

    The Pakistan Stock Exchange opened for trading two hours late at 11:30am on Tuesday, a day after the army was called in to impose a country-wide lockdown to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus which has affected over 900 people since the country's first case on Feb 26...

    But as soon as trading began, all hell broke loose as panicked investors rushed for the exit: The benchmark KSE-100 inedex plunged 1,826 points by 11:37am, just...

  • Business leaders bow to Xi as Communist Party pushes in

    Under President Xi Jinping, the country's ruling party is muscling back into business, expanding its reach in private enterprise and even laying out a plan for the government to take stakes in high-profile tech and media companies...

    With a stronger mandate after receiving a second term as head of the party Wednesday, Xi plans to deepen its control in “all areas of endeavour in every part of the country”, as he told leaders in a...

  • Indian business leaders hail landmark tax reform

    NEW DELHI: Indian business leaders on Thursday hailed the passage of a landmark tax reform bill that paves the way for a new national sales tax and the creation of a common market across the country for the first time...

    “The transformational legislation will not just significantly improve ease of doing business in a vast and complex federal set-up like ours by creating a single market, but will help prop up our GDP growth rate,”...

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