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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 gunmen near Qudsia Masjid, Bismillah General Store in Nazimabad No. 2. The bodies and injured were shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for an autopsy and treatment, respectively.A man, aged about 25, was gunned down by unknown armed men in Mewa Afghan Morr. The body was shifted to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for an autopsy.In another firing incident, two men were inured by dacoits when they offered resistance to them during a robbery bid in Firdous Market ...

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 ...
Projects to start producing energy by 2017: Shehbaz LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif Friday said the government had diverted all available resources to accomplish energy projects being implemented on war footing to mitigate energy dearth.This he said while having a meeting with senior officials of a Chinese energy company in which matters regarding setting up of energy projects especially gas-based power houses were discussed.The chief minister said special incentives were being offered to investors for projects in the energy sector and ...
Camps at cattle market to ensure presence of disease free animals only KARACHI: Sindh livestock department has established 15 camps at Cattle Market off Super Highway to ensure that cattle reaching Karachi, for sacrificial purpose during Eid-e-Qurban, are disease free.Secretary for livestock and fisheries department, Noor Muhammad Laghari here on Friday informed a meeting that the camps manned by veterinary doctors would help to ensure that cattle failing to meet the health standards are not allowed to put for sale."This is crucial for public health safety and ...
Haji Ghulam Bilour calls on PM ISLAMABAD: Haji Ghulam Ahmed Bilour, MNA of Awami National Party called on the Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif here at the PM House on Friday.The matters relating to national affairs were discussed during the meeting, a PM House statement said issued here.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2015 ...


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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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