Just in:  

You are here: Home»Pakistan»Politics & Policy

Politics & Policy


JUI-F urges government to appeal for international help for flood affected ISLAMABAD: The Chief of Jamiat Ulema Islam, Maulana Fazalur Rahman has said that floods devastation in the country is so widespread that government can not solely cope the relief efforts and erged the Federal government to request for international assistance.Maulana Fazalur Rahman expressed these remarks while presiding over the meeting of the core committee here Thursday.He expressed shock over rains and floods in Punjab and parts of KPK. According to a press release, the JUI-F chief said that all segments of society should come forward and join hands for the rehabilitation of the affected people.He said the nation should pray to Allah Almighty to help cope with the situation adding that his prayer and thoughts are with victims' families who have lost lives in floods.The meeting also reiterated that JUI-F will stand with Parlaiment and constitution and and will not allow politics of "set ins" to determine the fate of ...

SC allows SCBAP to become party in Sumaira Malik review petition ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed the Supreme Court Bar Association of Pakistan (SCBAP) to become party in the case of review petition filed by former Member National Assembly Sumaira Malik challenging lifetime time ban. The five-member larger bench headed by Justice Jawwad S. Khawaja heard the review petition against disqualification of PML-N's Sumaira Malik from the National Assembly seat.During the course of proceedings, president SCBA Kamran Murtaza appeared before the bench and informed ...
Sartaj Aziz leaves for Dushanbe to attend SCO ISLAMABAD: Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs, Sartaj Aziz left for Dushanbe, Tajikistan, Thursday as the head of a delegation to represent Pakistan at the meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO)'s Council of Heads of State, being held there from September 11-12. Tajikistan currently holds the Chairmanship of the SCO under the motto of "Cooperation, Co-development and Co-prosperity."The SCO comprises six Member States, five Observers and three Dialogue Partners. ...
Musharraf treason case: Special Court adjourns hearing till September 16 ISLAMABAD: The Special Court trying former President Gen (retd) Pervez Musharraf under high treason act of the Constitution for abrogating and subverting constitution by proclamation of emergency in the country on Thursday adjourned its hearing till September 16 (Tuesday).The three-member Special Court bench headed by Justice Faisal Arab and comprising Justice Yawar Ali and Tahira Safdar resumed hearing of the high profile treason case in the Federal Shariat Court building.Additional Director General of the Federal ...
Pir Amin Ul Hasnat calls on President ISLAMABAD: Minister of State for Religious Affairs Pir Muhammad Amin Ul Hasnat Shah Thursday called on President Mamnoon Hussain at the Aiwan-i-Sadr.The minister of state briefed the President about arrangements made for Pakistani pilgrims for Hajj 2014 in Saudi Arabia.He also apprised the President on schedule of Hajj flights to and from Saudi Arabia and arrangement of accommodation and transport for Pakistani pilgrims in Saudi Arabia.The President appreciated the work and commitment of Ministry of ...
Minister seeks water project's feasibility report within a week KARACHI: The feasibility report of K-4 project, worth Rs 25.5 billion, conceived to provide 260 MGD water in its first phase to Karachi must be completed within a week so that necessary measure could be taken to initiate the project.These directives were issued by Minister for Information and Local Government Sharjeel Inam Memon to the consultant of the K-4 project M/s Usman and Co while presiding a high level meeting on Thursday.The meeting was attended ...
March protesters not being allowed to go back to their homes ISLAMABAD: With the prolonged sit-ins by the 'Inqilab' and 'Azadi' marches, the stories of paid protesters not being allowed to go back to their homes have slashed the headlines of not only national but the international media.The body language and the facial expressions of the protesters say it all that they never expected the sit-ins to get that much prolonged that it's almost been a month since they reached the federal capital.Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)'s Azadi ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 17,042.90 0.17
Arrow Nasdaq 4,493.39 0.28
Arrow S&P 1,972.29 0.28
Arrow FTSE 6,622.72 0.36
Arrow DAX 9,474.30 0.55
Arrow CAC-40 4,416.24 1.33
Arrow Nikkei 16,173.52 0.84
Arrow H.Seng 22,932.98 1.28
Arrow Sensex 26,630.51 0.13

where to buy

cheap wedding dresses

online -

Banking Review 2013

Buy new style hair wigs at cheap price on

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.807 bln
Exports $1.911 bln
Imports $4.718 bln
WeeklySeptember 25, 2014
Reserves $13.305 bln