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  • Dar, Pasha discuss Punjab budget surplus

    ISLAMABAD: Finance Minister Ishaq Dar held a meeting with Punjab Finance Minister Dr Ayesha Ghous Pasha on Thursday to discuss the provincial budget surplus and setting up of a mechanism for settling mutual claims on adjustment of sales tax on goods and services between the federal and provincial governments...

    Dr Pasha informed Ishaq Dar about Punjab’s achievements on revenue mobilisation as well as improving financial management... ...

  • Hashmi says Pasha hurled threats at him

    Addressing a press conference, Mr Hashmi said he, however, had received a phone call from another former ISI chief Lt Gen Ahmed Shuja Pasha after he left the sit-in of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf...

    “Gen Pasha threatened me that he would not spare me, Nawaz Sharif and Khawaja Asif, despite the fact that I had nothing to do with him over the issue,” he saidMr Hashmi said PTI Chairman Imran Khan had informed him before the long march...

  • Pasha Yusuf Haroon - a witness to history

    One of highly informative and interesting sessions on the last day of LLF 2016 on Sunday was about the Partition memories of Pasha Yusuf Haroon...

    Titled ‘Pasha Haroon: Gilded Memories of Early Pakistan Years’, the session attracted a good number of people who enjoyed the nonagenarian lady’s remembrance of her life journey...

  • Ms Pasha defends borrowing as per NEC decision

    LAHORE: Punjab Finance Minister Dr Ayesha Ghaus-Pasha on Thursday conceded that the provincial government ‘desperately’ required to improve tax administration and automate collection procedures to tap more resources for fast-growing expenditures...

    Pasha said the government’s another major focus was on ease of doing business and it was trying to motivate investors...

  • Rangers arrest MQM Deputy Convener Shahid Pasha

    KARACHI: Rangers personnel arrested Muttahida Qaumi Movement's (MQM) Rabita Committee (Coordination Committee) Deputy Convener Shahid Pasha in a raid early on Monday morning...

    MQM spokesperson Wasay Jalil confirmed that Pasha was taken by Rangers into their custody during a raid at his apartment in the Gulistan-i-Jauhar area of the metropolis...

  • Sectarian tension in Hyderabad localities subsides

    HYDERABAD: Residents of Gujrati Para, Gulshan-i-Hamid and some other localities held a protest demonstration after Juma prayers against some statements made by the prayer leader of the Jama Masjid Rais, located in neighbouring Gulshan-i-Rais, a couple of days back...

  • Murder, rape convict executed in Hyderabad

    A man convicted of rape and murder was executed early Tuesday morning at the Hyderabad Central Prison...

    This is the first execution to take place in Hyderabad since 2015, when two death-row prisoners convicted for the 1998 hijacking of a PIA Fokker were executed in Karachi and Hyderabad jails...

  • Anti-drugs rally held in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A rally against drugs was taken out by a number of students of public and private schools and colleges along with scores of police officials on Thursday...

    According to a Hyderabad police spokesperson, district police launched the anti-drug campaign from Nov 17 to 23 in collaboration with the Crime and Human Rights Cell set up at Hyderabad SSP office...

  • Three-day Sufi festival gets under way in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A three-day festival titled ‘Sindh Sufi melo’ was inaugurated by by Sindh Senior Minister for Food and Parliamentary Affairs Nisar Ahmed Khuhro in Hyderabad Club on Sunday...

    Senator Aajiz Dhamra, Auqaf Minister Ghulam Shah Jillani, PPP Hyderabad district president Saghir Qureshi and information secretary Ahsan Abro were among the prominent figures who were present...

  • MQM-P activist Dr Naushad shot dead in Hyderabad

    A sector in-charge of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P), Dr Naushad, was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Hyderabad on Wednesday, DawnNews reported...

    Residents of the area called police after spotting his body, which was subsequently shifted to Liaquat University Hospital, Hyderabad...

  • Hyderabad GOC stresses importance of education, art

    HYDERABAD: Education is an inevitably significant source of development whereas art plays a role in character-building of the youth of the country...

    It was organised by the Institute of Art and Design (IAD), Univer­sity of Sindh (SU), Jamshoro, in collaboration with Pakistan Army 18 Division, Hyderabad, on the institute’s premises...

  • SHC summons Hyderabad jail chief in detention case

    HYDERABAD: The Sindh High Court Hyderabad circuit bench comprising Justices Mohammad Ali Mazhar and Shoukat Ali Memon on Tuesday directed the additional advocate-general (AAG) to ensure presence of the Hyder­abad central jail superintendent in court at 1pm on May 13...

    However, the bench asked him “to ensure that the jail chief attends the court in Hyderabad also on the next date of hearing”, observing that the matter was adjourned...

  • Ibtesam, Bilal guide Hyderabad to second win

    HYDERABAD: Mohammad Ibtesam and Bilal Khan made major contributions as Hyderabad completed their second win in the PCB Regional Inter-district (Hyderabad region) Under-19 Cricket Championships when they outclassed Sanghar by innings and 38 runs at the Niaz Stadium on Sunday...

    Hyderabad then declared their first innings at 318-8 in 59 overs with Bilal going on to hit an undefeated 102, a knock featuring 13 fours and three sixes... ...

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