Pakistan News

    Pakistan Cell Phone Directory Search

  • New tax directory

    It might seem like a rather mundane affair, but the annual publication of the tax directory, which gives details of every taxpayer and how much he or she paid in the outgoing year, is a welcome development in the government’s effort to encourage a culture of filing tax returns...

    Read: 1,040 lawmakers out of 1,169 filed taxes for 2014: Tax DirectoryThe tax directory has come under some criticism from people who believe that it is...

  • 167 parliamentarians not in tax directory

    ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government’s talk of bringing all members of parliament into the tax net has failed to produce any noticeable results as 167 legislators did not file their income tax returns on a voluntary basis in the tax year 2016...

    A similar trend was observed since the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) issued the first tax directory for 2013, followed by the two subsequent years...

  • BISP launches directory covering profiles of beneficiaries

    ISLAMABAD: The Benazir Income Support Programme (BISP) launched on Friday a ‘demographic directory’ covering profiles of beneficiary families on economic, social, educational and other dimensions...

    He announced that Pakistan was set to achieve the $20bn foreign exchange reserve mark in next few weeks, and said that all international rating agencies were now holding the country’s economy in high esteem...

  • Police manage to access cell phone users’ data for high-profile cases

    KARACHI: Cell phone companies are sharing call data and other record of their subscribers with police for the “investigation of high-profile cases” though the law enforcement agency is not allowed to get the facility that is available only to intelligence agencies, it emerged on Monday...

    Sources in the cell phone companies and Sindh police officials confirmed to Dawn that the two sides had been cooperating with each other as per an...

  • Cell phone catches fire onboard Canada flight

    A passenger was burned when her cell phone caught fire onboard a Canadian domestic flight on Thursday morning, officials said...

    “The fire was immediately extinguished by crews and there was no damage to the aircraft, however, the owner of the phone suffered injuries and was treated by emergency services who attended the aircraft,” Air Canada spokesman Peter Fitzpatrick said...

  • Premium phone call scam ‘Wangiri’ does the rounds in Pakistan

    Warnings spread across social media and instant messaging services in Pakistan the past week as a notorious phone call scam resurfaced, targeting numbers across cellular networks...

    Scores of citizens reported receiving phone calls from international unknown numbers — a tell-tale sign of the Wangiri or one-call scam which calls people in the hope that they will return the call and be charged high call rates...

  • More
Back to top