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You'll hear music in almost all forms of media. From 24 hour music channels to ads on the radio and even music before a new TV programme starts, music is clearly an ever-present part of our lives. However, no consumer has to pay directly for any of this music.

Last week at a press conference in Lahore Minister for Railways Khawaja Saad Rafique focused on the freight service to earn revenue. At present three cargo express trains are running between Lahore's Badami Bagh Station and Karachi. Soon the number of cargo trains will be increased to 12, besides starting the service on Karachi-Multan-Faisalabad sections also. Is this good news or a pipe dream?
Sascha Moellering remembers very well the evening of November 9, 1989 when the Berlin Wall opened and communism died. "I sat watching it all on TV with my mother, and she said to me: 'Why are you still here?'"
An astounding world with unusual landscapes and queer creatures reflects Tassaduq Sohail's paradox thinking. His work shows versatility of handling subjects, paints and compositions in a solo exhibition at Ocean Art Galleries, Karachi.
Mothers are more likely to respond to their infant's vocal cues than fathers, and infants respond preferentially to mother's voice, according to a new study. Researchers also found that mothers may be more likely to vocalise back and forth with female babies compared to male babies.
The "Desk of the King" took nine years of work for the cabinetmakers of Louis XV, its rich inlays, secret drawers and innovative design making it one of the many masterpieces of 18th century French furniture. Now, this and other treasures of furniture design from 1650 through 1790, corresponding to the reigns of Louis XIV through Louis XVI, are on display at Versailles in a noteworthy show, "The 18th Century at the Source of Design."
For millennia, the sight of a comet filled humans with awe or dread. The birth of Jesus, the assassination of Julius Caesar, the Great Plague of London, the coming of war or peace, bountiful harvests or famine.all thought to be portended by cosmic herald. Bit by bit, mysticism about comets has been replaced by fact as scientists discover more about these epic and ancient travellers of the skies.
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Banking Review 2013

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
Per Cap Income $1,386
GDP Growth 4.14%
Average CPI 8.6%
Trade Balance $-2.380 bln
Exports $2.181 bln
Imports $4.561 bln
WeeklyNovember 13, 2014
Reserves $13.268 bln