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Notification of appointment of Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali as new Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) has been issued on Saturday and he will take charge of his office on September 10. The Ministry of Law and Justice had sent the summary of Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali's appointment as new CJP to the Prime Minister and the President on PM's advice gave approval of the summary. President of Pakistan, Mamnoon Hussain will administer oath to the new CJP on September 10, 2015. The sitting CJ Justice Jawwad S. Khawaja will retire on September 09, after completion of his tenure.

Diplomats gather in Bonn from Monday to thrash out the draft of a climate-rescue pact to be adopted at a year-end UN conference in Paris. With just 10 official negotiating days before 195 nations must seal the deal in the French capital, time is running out to bridge deep and long-standing divisions on who should do what to halt the march of global warming.
Thousands of people took to the streets of the German city of Dresden on Saturday to welcome refugees, an AFP journalist at the scene said, following a string of violent anti-migrant protests in the region. Led by protesters holding a huge banner that read "Prevent the pogroms of tomorrow today", the crowds held the peaceful march through the eastern city under the watch of police in riot gear.
Tens of thousands of Malaysians swarmed central Kuala Lumpur on Saturday to call for the prime minister's ouster over corruption allegations and demand broader reforms, defying warnings by police who had declared the rally illegal. Streets near the capital's heart became expanses of yellow, with demonstrators donning the colours of Malaysia's reform movement in a carnival atmosphere of political speeches, musical performances, deafening vuvuzelas and selfies.
An Afghan official says at least eight police officers have been killed in separate attacks by Taliban insurgents in eastern Afghanistan. Col. Asadullah Ensafi, the deputy police chief in Ghazni province, said Saturday another 15 police officers were wounded in the attacks on police checkpoints in the province's Andar and Qarabagh districts.
Gold and silver rates in rupees per 10 grams prevailing in major cities on Saturday (August 29, 2015).

As many as eight persons, including a woman and a child, have been martyred and 47 others, including 24 women and 11 children, were injured by unprovoked Indian shelling on the Working Boundary. According to ISPR, the Indian troops carried out shelling in Sialkot, Chaprar, and Harpal sectors. Kangan Pur and Bajra Garhi villages have been badly affected in the firing. Pakistani security forces gave a befitting response to India's growing belligerence.


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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