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  • Stocks add 256 points to overnight gains

    KARACHI: Bulls dominated the stock market on Wednesday, although the overall volume remained unimpressive owing to a fluid political situation in Islamabad...

    According to Standard Capital Securities, the government’s apathy towards the Pakistan Stock Exchange is one of the reasons for the dull trading volumes in recent sessions
  • Stocks lose 256 points on profit-taking

    KARACHI: The national bourse witnessed across-the-board profit-taking on Tues­day as the index failed to sustain momentum from a day ago, said JS Global in a research note...

    The reasons for the dip in share prices included investors’ fear about the impact of the end of industrial subsidies and deep cuts in the development programme to ensure the resumption of the International Monetary Fund loan package
  • You block my seat, I will block your way!

    NAROWAL: An influential figure, who had lost the election of councillor, blocked a street and a sewage drain with bricks in Chak Bhopa village near Shakargarh to take a revenge from villagers for not giving vote to him in the local body elections...

    A resident, Munir Ahmad, alleged that Rana Sanaullah along with his accomplices abused and tortured women and blocked the street with bricks which caused a great deal of inconvenience to...
  • Sargodha resident dies of swine flu

    The DG said the patient was a resident of district Sargodha...

    “Our teams which were dispatched to Sargodha for surveillance had got blood samples of those people who remained in contact with the patient during the period of his disease,” Dr Pervez said...

  • Explosion leaves 2 dead in Sargodha

    SARGODHA: Two young suspected suicide attackers were killed in an explosion near a bridge in Sargodha on Saturday...

    The bridge lies on the main road from Sargodha to an army depot while a number of important government offices are in its vicinity...

  • Six workers buried alive near Sargodha

    SARGODHA: Six men working for a stone-crushing unit were buried alive near Chak 126-SB village, about 35km from here, on Wednesday...

    Some hilly areas surrounding Sargodha are considered to be a hub of the stone-crushing industry...

  • Two prisoners hanged in Sahiwal, Sargodha

    SAHIWAL/SARGODHA: Two death row convicts were sent to the gallows in Sahiwal and Sargodha on Thursday morning...

    In Sargodha District Jail, convict Gul Muhammad was sent to the gallows for murdering his brother-in-law Shahbaz in Khushab District in 1999 over personal disputes...

  • University of Sargodha triumph

    SARGODHA: The University of Sargodha surged past the Azad Kashmir University of Muzaffarabad, in a one-sided regional round encounter of the Red Bull Campus Cricket 2015...

    Oopening batsman Fayyaz gave some impetus to the innings with a quick-fire 37 off only 15 balls, but after his dismissal the innings folded up...

  • Sargodha mayor to ‘hire chopper to shower flowers on Nawaz rally’

    SARGODHA: Municipal Corporation Mayor Aslam Naveed is planning to hire a helicopter to shower flower petals on the rally of ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif at Kala Shah Kaku while the parliamentarians of Sargodha are also making arrangements to greet him there...

    An insider of the PML-N told this scribe that the parliamentarians were critical of the PML-N ministers from Sargodha for not taking interest in campaigning for Nawaz’s...

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