ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday said his government believed in liberal and private sector-driven economy and was creating
ISLAMABAD: Special Apex Committee (SAC) meeting of Khyber Pakhtun Khwa and Fedrally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) was held at the local Corps Headq
ISLAMABAD: World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on Tuesday underlined the need for investing in people to make Pakistan a successful economy of the
ISLAMABAD: Queen Maxima of Netherland arrived here on Tuesday on a two-day state visit as the United Nations Secretary-General's Special Advocate
Instagram, Facebook’s photo and video sharing platform has now officially...
ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) and Pakistan Pet...
Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar has officially announced his separation from ...
There have been a lot of speculations about Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar ge...
COLOMBO: Sri Lankan rupee forwards traded steady on Tuesday as mild importe...
Instagram, Facebook’s photo and video sharing platform has now officially announced to provide support for switching between multiple accounts in its iOS app, without the hassle of users requiring to log out and log back in.According to AppAdvice,
FRANKFURT: Deutsche Bank, Germany's biggest lender, has felt compelled to reassure investors that it has sufficient cash to pay its riskiest debts, as banking shares around the world take a hammering on slowdown fears.In a short statement late Mo
NEW YORK: US Treasury prices rose on Monday, with the yield on the 10-year note reaching a one-year low, as falling stocks and renewed concerns about slowing global growth increased investor appetite for safe-haven government debt.Treasury yields sli
BUENOS AIRES: Argentina has claimed a breakthrough in efforts to get US hedge funds off its back by paying $6.5 billion of debt, but faces tricky maneuvers to settle the dispute for good.The leaders of Latin America's third-biggest economy said F
BOGOTA: The mosquito-borne Zika virus sweeping through Latin America has claimed three lives in Colombia, as the United Nations urged increased access to abortion because of fears of severe birth defects.In the first direct statements from government
BRUSSELS: The EU will unveil Wednesday plans to give it power to examine energy contracts that European states sign with countries outside the bloc, amid concerns about Europe's dependence on Russian gas.Brussels is aiming to beef up its legal ar
ISLAMABAD: The import of mobile phones in to the country increased by 7.91 percent during first half of current fiscal year (2015-16) as compare to same period last year.The import of mobile phones during the corresponding period was recorded at US $
ISLAMABAD: Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) and Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) have been assigned the task to launch a pilot project to drill Shale gas and oil wells, a senior official in Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources s
KARACHI: State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) on Monday auctioned Government of Pakistan Ijara Sukuk (GIS-FBR) amounting Rs 11.6257 billion through its designated primary dealers.The cut-off fixed rental rate is 6.10 percent, said SBP statement.Copyright APP
ISLAMABAD: Former leg-spinner Abdul Qadir will be monitoring the Zarai Taraqiati Bank Ltd. (ZTBL) team and will select a pool of players to be played in the Grade-II tournament.Talking to APP, Qadir said he is the advisor and consultant to the ZTBL P
Barcelona has confirmed Lionel Messi is to undergo medical tests to assess a recurrence of kidney problems.According to Mail Online report, ‘Barcelona striker Lionel Messi will undergo several tests on Monday and Tuesday to assess the evolution of
LOS ANGELES: Cleveland superstar LeBron James posted his 40th career triple-double -- and his first this season -- to lead the Cavaliers to a 120-100 NBA win over the reeling Sacramento Kings on Monday.James had 21 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists
Bollywood actor Farhan Akhtar has officially announced his separation from wife, Adhuna Bhabani. Rumours started doing the rounds that Farhan's co-star, Aditi Rao Hydari is behind all this and the duo is currently dating each other.According to I
There have been a lot of speculations about Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar getting the golden chance to romance with Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt in an upcoming project.According to India Tv report, Director of Badlapur, Sriram Raghavan is planning a t
NEW YORK: Rihanna's long-awaited album "Anti" hit number one Sunday on the US chart after an unusual roll-out that included two commercial tie-ups."Anti," the first album since 2012 by the Barbados-born superstar, which was released January 27 af
LONDON: European stock markets steadied at the start of trading on Tuesday after sharp falls the previous session on banking sector worries and general concerns surrounding the global economy.London's FTSE 100 benchmark index rose 0.2 percent to
COLOMBO: Sri Lankan rupee forwards traded steady on Tuesday as mild importer dollar demand offset selling of the greenback by banks, while a statement from the International Monetary Fund urging the country to reduce its fiscal deficit weighed on sen
TOKYO: The yield on Japan's 10-year government bond dropped below zero Tuesday, in a first for a G7 country as panicked investors flee a bloodbath on equity markets.The note's effective return slipped to -0.005 percent in the afternoon, conti