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Condition of Godial improves, no more dependent on artificial breathing KARACHI: An overall improvement is registered in the condition of Abdul Rasheed Godial, the MQM leader severely injured in a gun attack Tuesday.He is no more dependent on artificial breathing and has been removed from ventilator since last night, said a spokesman of Liaquat National Hospital, Anjum Rizvi in a press briefing Friday.Mentioning that condition of the politician can, however, not be cited out of danger, he said that Godial is mentally alert yet unable to speak.MQM leader was said to be under surveillance of an 18 member team of doctors headed by neurosurgeon and LNH director Salman Faridi.Being a diabetic and also a heart patient is believed to have aggravated his condition yet timely medical assistance in the first few hours of incident helped in any unnecessary damage.Godial is required to remain in Intensive Care Unit (ICU) for a few more days due to bullet injury caused to his ...

ECP nominates Judges to decide appeals about PK 93 by polls ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan on Friday nominated Judges of Peshawar High Court with the approval of President Mamnoon Hussain,as appellate tribunal for disposal of appeals in by-election in constituency PK-93 Upper Dir-III.The tribunal would decide appeals of the candidates against returning officer decisions about nomination of papers.The appeals can be filed to Justice Syed Afsar Shah and Justice Haider Ali Khan.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2015 ...
Science & technology development, important for national progress: President ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Thursday said development in science and technology is important for progress of the country and stressed for setting clear goals and dedicated efforts to bring about a scientific revolution.Addressing the convocation of Institute of Space Technology here at the Pak-China Friendship Centre, he urged upon the scientists to work hard in the field of research and further explore the new worlds of technology.The President appreciated the contribution of Institute of ...
PPP stands by CNG transporters in acceptance of their just demands: Taj KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party will support transporters of CNG driven public vehicles in acceptance of their just demands, said General Secretary of Pakistan People's Party (PPP - Sindh), Senator Taj Haider on Thursday.In a meeting with delegation of All Karachi CNG Auto Rickshaw Owners Welfare Association, he said PPP can not leave the labourers and daily wagers alone in fight for their just rights.This, he said is all the more important as these rickshaws are ...
PPP takes strong exception to Indian aggression against Pakistan KARACHI: Members of National Assembly, belonging to Pakistan Peoples Party in a joint statement have taken strong exception to Indian aggression against Pakistan for past several days.MNAs Aftab Shaban Mirani, Naveed Qamar and Nawab Yousaf Talpur condemning Indian approach said penetration of two Indian choppers into the Pakistani territory the other day is also beyond comprehension,Moreover, frequent instances of unprovoked and indiscriminate firing into Pakistani side, along the boundary line, leaving several of the Pakistanis ...
Mobile-phone becomes commonplace but ill effects cannot be neglected ISLAMABAD: The cell phone was looked upon as a status symbol for the privileged few when it first appeared on the scene in the early 1990s.Nearly a quarter century on, it has become so commonplace a phenomenon even in a developing country like ours that no living and breathing human being can be imagined not owning a cell device, except perhaps for a few house-wives in remote areas.On the other hand, the widespread use of ...
IHC dismisses plea seeking time frame for MQM resignations ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Wednesday dismissed the petition seeking time frame to decide the resignations matter submitted by the MQM legislators while objecting that petitioner was not aggrieved party in the matter.Chief Justice Muhammad Anwar Khan Kasi heard the plea filed by Muhammad Dawood Ghazanavi through M. Kowkab Iqbal on the current MQM resignations matter from National Assembly (NA), Provincial Assembly (PA) and Senate.Kowkab Iqbal counsel for petitioner pleaded that as Article 64 ...


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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
Reserves $18.509 bln