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  • ‘Marine pollution costing Pakistan billions of rupees’

    KARACHI: Utter neglect towards marine pollution costs Pakistan billions of rupees every year that includes the huge expenditures the country incurs on account of vessel repair and maintenance, as constant flow of untreated toxic effluent towards the sea has doubled (metal) corrosion rate...

    According to him, the Pakistan Navy alone incurs a loss of Rs1bn annually on vessel repair and maintenance as (metal) corrosion rate owing to...

  • Living off 400 rupees a day

    We are quick to haggle with the daily-wage owner and the man who sells fruits at the corner shop, not truly understanding that the small profit he makes is essential to his survival...

    Think for a moment about the man whose salary 10 years ago was Rs9,000 and today is Rs12,500
  • Over half a million rupees looted in year’s sixth bank heist

    KARACHI: Some three armed robbers stormed a private microfinance bank in the old city’s Kharadar area on Tuesday, held security guards and staff at gunpoint and took away more than half a million rupees as the bank management allegedly had not followed the standard operating procedures (SOPs) to prevent such robberies, police said...

    Only on July 20, armed robbers took away three million rupees from the Gulshan-i-Iqbal branch of a...

  • Probe body unearths billions of rupees corruption in Umerkot health dept

    UMERKOT: The district inquiry committee formed by the provincial government to probe corruption in the Umerkot health department released its report on the occasion of the World Anti-Corruption Day on Wednesday, unveiling massive corruption running into billions of rupees, mismanagement and violation of laws and demanding action against the culprits...

  • PTI, PAT sit-ins cost the country billions of rupees, claims Dar

    ISLAMABAD: After securing a clean chit from the judicial inquiry commission into rigging in the 2013 elections, the government has released details of the losses it claims Pakistan suffered due to the Pakistan Tehrik-i-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) demonstrations last year...

    The detailed information gathered from various sectors under the guidance of Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar claims that the country was...

  • Grade-16 officer held, assets worth millions of rupees seized

    HYDERABAD: Officials of the National Accoun­tability Bureau (NAB) seized assets, including prize bonds, worth millions of rupees and documents of immoveable properties also worth millions of rupees, in a raid on the residence of a grade-16 official of the education department, Bachu Mal, here late on Saturday evening, according to a NAB press release...

  • NHA facing over 3,000 court cases involving billions of rupees

    ISLAMABAD: The National Highway Authority (NHA) is facing over 3,000 cases of litigation involving hundreds of billions of rupees, including some related to China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) projects, mainly because of alleged mass-scale irregularities and controversial award of contracts...

    It has been observed that the authority is facing such an ample amount of litigations despite it has an army of over 150 consultants who...

  • A billion rupees spent on Nawaz Sharif's foreign tours, Senate told

    Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif on Wednesday told the Senate that over a billion rupees were spent on former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's international trips during his third term in office...

    In a written report presented to the upper house on Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf's request, the foreign minister stated that Sharif's 64 international tours during his third term as the head of the state set back the exchequer by Rs1...

  • India-Pakistan cricket fans switch sides on social media

    NEW DELHI: Rival cricket fans from India and Pakistan have switched sides on social media ahead of a hotly awaited World Twenty20 clash, in protest over long-running tensions between neighbouring countries...

    “Something pretty interesting is happening in India and Pakistan on Facebook right now,” Zuckerberg said in a post...

  • Switch of gears as Pakistan kick off ODI campaign against Ireland

    MALAHIDE: It's all change for Pakistan as they return to white-ball cricket for two one-day internationals against Ireland in Malahide near Dublin, starting on Thursday, ahead of their five-match series with England...

    Gul, 32, who played against Ireland in Pakistan's shock World Cup defeat back in 2007, has not played 50-over cricket for 16 months but his experience of English conditions has seen him replace the giant Mohammad...

  • Teachers switch to demo mode

    LAHORE: The Punjab Muttahida Mahaz Asatiza decided on Sunday to launch a province-wise protest from April 14 as the government had been turning a deaf ear to ‘just’ demands of teachers for the last couple of months...

    “The protest campaign will be launched with a massive rally at Multan’s Nawan Shehr Chowk,” central secretary general Kashif Shahzad said at an emergent meeting of the Mahaz representatives from all over the province, here...
  • Bait and switch

    IF you happened to read any major newspaper last Thursday, you couldn’t have missed a half-page ad placed by the government of Pakistan...

    The issue was that in its original publication, the ICIJ wrote that “The files exposed offshore companies controlled by the prime ministers of Iceland and Pakistan, the king of Saudi Arabia and the children of the president of Azerbaijan”...

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