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Suicide bomber kills six in Jamrud PESHAWAR: A suicide bomber struck outside a local government office in a northwestern tribal area on Tuesday, killing at least six people and wounding 31 others, officials said.The bombing took place in the town of Jamrud, in Khyber tribal district bordering Afghanistan."At least six people were killed and 31 others were wounded after a suicide bomber detonated himself at the entrance of office," top Khyber tribal administration official Shahab Ali Shah told AFP.There were four tribal policemen among the dead and more than 15 personnel were wounded, four of them critically, Shah said.Nek Mohammad, another tribal administration official confirmed the attack.Nobody immediately claimed responsibility for the bombing.Copyright AFP (Agence France-Presse), 2015 ...

LHC imposes ban on airing Altaf Hussain's speeches LAHORE: A full bench of the Lahore High Court Monday imposed a ban on airing anti-state speeches of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) leader Altaf Hussain.The bench directed Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) to ensure strict implementation on the orders.The bench sought reports from Secretary Interior, Secretary Cabinet Division and other respondents besides seeking record of Altaf's speeches and his nationalities, till September 7.The bench summoned Additional Attorney General and Advocate General Punjab on the ...
President to visit China from Sept 1-4 ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain, will pay a four-day visit to China from September 1-4 to attend a military parade and hold bilateral meetings with the Chinese President and other dignitaries.The visit is being undertaken at the invitation of the President of China Xi Jinping.During the visit, the two sides will review important aspects of bilateral relations and exchange views on regional issues and international developments, a statement from the Foreign Office said.Pakistan and China attach ...
Four killed, four injured in city violence KARACHI: Four people, including two traffic policemen, were killed and four others injured in separate firing incidents in the metropolis on Sunday.Two traffic police personnel, Nizamuddin and Shair Muhammad, were killed by unknown gunmen near Sunday Bazaar, Metro Shopping in Gulshan-e-Iqbal. The bodies were shifted to a nearby hospital for autopsies.In another firing incident, a man, Muhammad Farooq, 45, was killed and two others, Muhammad Ismail, 65, and his son, Muhammad Haroon, injured by unknown ...
Karachi weather to remain fair/partly cloudy in next 24 hours KARACHI: According to Met office forecast on Sunday, the weather in Karachi is expected to remain fair/cloudy in the next 24 hours.The maximum temperature in the metropolis is expected to remain between 32 to 34 degrees Centigrade during the period.The maximum temperature in Karachi on Sunday was recorded as 32.5 degree Centigrade. Humidity was 69 percent.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2015 ...
Five killed, nine injured in road mishaps KARACHI: Five people were killed and nine others injured in different road mishaps in the metropolis on Saturday.A man, aged about 35, was killed when a speeding vehicle hit him near Edhi Center in Sohrab Goth. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) for an autopsy.In another accident, a man, Noor Rahman, 32, son of Shairwan, was killed when two trucks collided in Post Qasim area.The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical ...
KU announces dates for LL.B Part I &II Annual Exam 2015 KARACHI: University of Karachi on Saturday announced the dates for the annual examinations 2015 of the LL.B. Part I and II. According to the University's Controller Examinations, Prof. Dr. Arshad Azmi, the examinations would be held from September 5 to 22. For male candidates the examination centers would be established at the Department of Physics and General History while for the female students at Department of Islamic History. The timings would be 2:00 pm to ...


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Banking Review 2014

Foreign Debt $62.649bn
Per Cap Income $1,512
GDP Growth 4.24%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.378 bln
Exports $2.016 bln
Imports $4.394 bln
WeeklyAugust 27, 2015
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