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Police nab six criminals from different parts of Hyderabad HYDERABAD: Police arrested 2 suspects in injured condition after an encounter in a locality in Qasimabad town and recovered weapons and stolen items from their possession. The police spokesman Mazhar Shani informed here Friday that the police received complaints of street crimes in Bakhtawar Colony area from the local residents and raided the hideout of the suspects. As soon as police reached the spot, the suspects opened fire on them and tried to escape, he added. However, both the suspects, identified as Dilshad Chandio and Amaan Meerani were injured and arrested. He claimed that both of them were allegedly involved in dozens of crimes of robbery, extortion and waylaying. Meanwhile, Chalgari police arrested a suspect involved in the murder of his wife and recovered the double barrel gun used in the crime, he informed. The spokesman said the suspect Ghulam Rasool Otho was arrested from a forest area near the ...

ISE-10 Index witnesses bearish trend ISLAMABAD: Islamabad-Islamabad Stock Exchange witnessed bullish trend on Friday as the ISE-10 index was down by 11.53 points and closed at 4032.03 points.A total of 32,000 shares were traded, which were down by 364,000 shares when compared with previous day's trading of 396,000 shares.Out of 143 companies, share prices of 54 companies recorded increase while share prices of 89 companies registered decrease whereas no company remained stable in today's trading.Indus Motors remained the top gainer ...

CM grieves over Buner traffic accident PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has expressed immense grief on traffic accident wherein four members of a family died and similar number injured when a truck rammed into a Swat bound car at Laganai village in Tehsil Dagar of Buner District. Expressing concern over the increasing road accidents at various parts of the province, the Chief Minister asked for adopting precautionary measures to avoid such mishaps in future. Chief Minister in his condolence message expressed ...

Late King Aziz rendered great services for Ummah: Zafarul Haq ISLAMABAD: Chairman Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) Senator Raja Zafarul Haq Friday said late Saudi King Shah Abdullah Bin Abdul Aziz had rendered great services for the Ummah and he would long be remembered for untiring efforts of unity among Muslims across the world.Talking to PTV, he said the deceased worked for welfare of the Muslims throughout his life and raised voice against suppression and injustice meted out to them in any part of the ...

39 gastro cases hospitalized MULTAN: Some thirty-nine patients of gastroenteritis commonly known as gastro were hospitalized in the city on Friday. Exactly 12 gastro cases were brought to Nishtar Medical Institute while 23 patients were reported at Children Complex, said an official source. Two patients of gastro were admitted each at Civil Hospital and at Fatima Jinnah Hospital for Women, he added. Meanwhile, 14 patients were discharged and No Acute Watery Diarrhoea (AWD) case was reported today, the source ...

13 suspected arrested during search operation LAHORE: The Police claimed on Friday to have arrested 13 suspects during three-day search operation in the provincial capital.Police said, the police checked identity of 6576 persons during the search operation and 13 of whom were arrested due to their incomplete documents. The police also took action against 55 people under article 55/109, sources added.DIG Operations Dr Haider Ashraf said, "We cannot win the war against terrorism without implementing National Action Plan." He asked the ...

Bike rider killed in road mishap MULTAN: A motorcycle rider was killed when a car hit and ran over the vehicle near Pul Balail on Multan-Shujabad road Friday. Police said that Tariq Bhatti r/o Khanpur Qazian, was driving his motorcycle towards Multan city when a speedy car hit the bike. He died on the spot as result of the collision. The accused sped away after the accident and was still at large. Muzaffarabad police have taken the body of the deceased ...


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ICT 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-1.664 bln
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WeeklyJanuary 22, 2015
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