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RECORDER REPORT-PSX close of day KARACHI: Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE) 100 index closed higher on Tuesday having 40314.84 points with a positive change of 94.08 and volume of 185,652,450 shares.High and Low were 40406.91 and 40156.84 respectively. Total volume traded in the market was 573,537,830 shares with 403 total traded companies out of which 197 were up 193 were down and 13 were unchanged. COMMERCIAL BANKS was the top traded sector with total traded volume of 136,222,900 shares. It was followed by TECHNOLOGY & COMMUNICATION with a total traded volume of 63,884,500 shares.The three top traded companies were B.O.Punjab with a volume of 86,883,000 and price per share of 13.15 (0.74), JS Bank Ltd.. with a volume 21,216,000 of price per share of 7.84 (0.79), Sui South Gas. with a volume 16,850,000 of price per share of 38.85 (0.31).The top three advancers were Rafhan MaizeXD with price per share 7350.00 (179.80), Nestle PakistanXD. with price ...

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Pakistan not to accept Indian aggression in any form: Sartaj Aziz ISLAMABAD: Advisor to the Prime Minister on Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Tuesday said any violation of Indus Water Treaty by India would pertain to considerable risk of war and hostilities between the two countries. "Pakistan will not accept Indian aggression in any form and any Indian step for disrupting water flow as upper riparian will pertain to considerable risk of war and hostilities," the Advisor said in National Assembly in response to a calling ...

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Pakistan Army closely monitoring India border: DG ISPR PESHAWAR: The armed forces of Pakistan are closely monitoring the situation on the border with India and are ready to respond to any threat, said DG Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Lt-Gen Asim Bajwa on Tuesday.Speaking to media representatives after a high-level security meeting headed by Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif, Bajwa said the developments on the eastern border were being closely monitored and the forces were fully prepared to respond to any ...

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NA passes marriage bill protecting Hindu women's rights ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's lower house of parliament has passed a landmark bill giving its small Hindu minority the right to register marriages, the last major hurdle on the way to enacting a law aimed at protecting women's rights.Activists say that Hindu women have been disproportionately targeted for abduction, forced conversions and rape because their marriages were never officially recognised and therefore not provable in court.The National Assembly passed the bill after 10 months of deliberation. The ...

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Pakistan denounces Indian UN speech as 'litany of falsehoods' ISLAMABAD: Islamabad has branded an address by India's foreign minister to the UN in which she accused Pakistan of terrorism in disputed Kashmir as a "litany of falsehoods". Tensions between the longtime rivals have spiked over a recent attack on an Indian army base in Kashmir that New Delhi has blamed on militants.Addressing the UN General Assembly on Monday, Indian Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj said: "Pakistan remains in denial. It persists in the belief that ...