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  • Canada launches tax probe of property cheats in Vancouver

    Vancouver housing prices have risen 50 per cent in five years, according to the Vancouver Real Estate Board, and all levels of government have come under pressure to address speculation and foreign investment, particularly from China...

    ”Foreign investment is increasingly blamed for soaring housing prices in Vancouver, with the most recent wave of offshore cash coming mostly from China...

  • Jahangir Khan unveils ‘rescue’ mission for Pakistan squash

    HULL (England): Jahangir Khan often described as the greatest squash player of all time, has outlined a new plan which he hopes will spark a revival of the sport in Pakistan...

    It involves transforming a situation in which Pakistan, once by far squash’s most successful nation, has had no British Open winner since 1997, nor a world top ten player since 1997...

  • Glaring financial irregularities found in Pakistan’s UK mission

    ISLAMABAD: Federal auditors have pointed out a number of serious natures of financial and administrative irregularities in the books of the Pakistan High Commission in London, and its three consulates elsewhere in the United Kingdom...

    If the audit and inspection reports of the accounts of the high commission and the three consulates, in Birmingham, Bradford and Manchester, for the year 2012-13 are anything to go by, the country’s...

  • Pakistan’s mission to UN hosts reception in honour of Malala

    UNITED NATIONS: Pakistan’s Mission to the UN hosted a reception in honour of Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai after UN Secre­t­a­ry General Antonio Guter­res appointed her a UN Mes­senger of Peace to promote girls education on Monday...

    Speaking on the occasion, Pakistan’s Ambassador Maleeha Lodi said that “just like Malala did, our people will always reject those who challenge the vision of Pakistan set out by our founding fathers: of...

  • Pakistan’s power crisis: Trans-Mission Impossible

    Poor governance, incompetence, lack of transparency, distribution and transmission losses (a euphemism for theft), have made powering Pakistan a transMission Impossible...

    A recently released book by the Woodrow Wilson International Centre for Scholars (Wilson Center) reviews the energy crisis in Pakistan and raises the question if there is a way out of Pakistan’s endless energy crisis?A careful read of the book reveals that while...

  • Pakistan urges United Nations to send fact finding mission on India-held Kashmir

    Pakistan and India traded barbs over Jammu and Kashmir at a United Nations meeting, with Pakistan demanding UN intervention through a fact-finding mission and India repeating its allegations of cross-border terrorism...

    During the high-level meeting of the UN Human Rights Council, Federal Minister for Law and Justice Zahid Hamid demanded the council dispatch a fact-finding mission to India-held Kashmir for an investigation of the...

  • After lifting suspension, FIFA to send mission to Pakistan

    KARACHI: The suspension has been lifted, the funding is resuming and the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) will also get its allocation of the 2018 FIFA World Cup tickets...

    However the status of the PFF remains unclear and therefore global football body FIFA will send a mission to Pakistan to decide the further course of action...

  • SCIENCE: PAKISTAN’S MAN ON THE MISSION TO ENCELADUS 

    And it was in Germany that he immersed himself in planetary research and began working on NASA’s space mission “Cassini towards Saturn...

    The findings of the Cassini mission have important implications for NASA and ESA’s future space missions, Europa Clipper and Jupiter Icy Moons Explorer (JUICE) towards the icy moons of Jupiter to explore their habitability...

  • Ashfaq hopes FIFA mission decides in “Pakistan’s favour”

    LAHORE: Gearing up to meet the joint fact-finding mission by global football body FIFA and the Asian Football Confederation (AFC), Syed Ashfaq Hussain Shah — the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) chief recognised in the country — is hoping for a “decision in Pakistan’s favour”...

    The FIFA-AFC mission will meet the Ashfaq-led PFF on May 28 after arriving in the country on the midnight of May 27, said the PFF chief who was elected in...

  • FIFA mission meets Pakistan’s football officials

    LAHORE: The joint FIFA-AFC fact-finding mission on Tuesday met with the football officials in the country before it presents its findings to the global and Asian football bodies on which officials should be leading the Pakistan Football Federation (PFF)...

    The mission met representatives from the Ashfaq Hussain Shah-led PFF, the group recognised in the country as the legitimate one following an election held by the Supreme Court in...

  • Pakistan peace mission still relevant: Foreign Office

    ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Thursday insisted that the Pakistan government’s efforts for de-escalation in the Persian Gulf remain relevant despite US moves to contain the fallout of the latest flare-up...

    Prime Minister Imran Khan had a day earlier announced that he had instructed Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi to visit Tehran, Riyadh and Washington for meeting his counterparts with the message that Pakistan was ready for...

  • IMF mission gives sunny outlook of Pakistan's economic situation as review ends

    The International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission concluded that Pakistan had been successful in completing the "structural benchmarks" as well as in meeting "all end-December performance criteria" which had been set for the implementation of $6 billion Extended Fund Facility programme...

    In a press release issued on Friday after an IMF mission concluded its review of Pakistan's economic reforms, the visiting team said that "constructive...

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