Archive of July 2018

IGP orders establishment of driving training school in Karachi

KARACHI: Inspector General of Police (IGP) Sindh Amjad Javed Saleemi Tuesday directed the Deputy Inspector General of Police (DIGP) Driving License Branch to prepare SOPs...

IRSA releases 280,400 cusecs water

ISLAMABAD: The Indus River System Authority (IRSA) Tuesday released 280,400 cusecs water from various rim stations with inflow of 328,300 cusecs. According to the data released...

Governor approves budgets of Khushal University Karak      

PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Engineer Iqbal Zafar Jhagra here Tuesday while presiding over Senate meeting of Khushal Khan University Karak, accorded approval to reviewed budget...

Dr. Arshad Ahmad to Join LUMS as the Next Vice Chancellor

The Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Arshad Ahmad, Vice-Provost, Teaching and Learning and Professor of Finance...

Shipping activity at Port Qasim    

KARACHI: Two ships MSC Bilbao and MSC Al-Ghero carrying Containers took berths at Qasim International Container Terminal on Monday. Meanwhile four more ships Magda-P, Athina, Heilan...

FIA arrests 17 accused in Faisalabad     

LAHORE: FIA on Tuesday arrested 17 accused persons including 13 alleged human-traffickers or agents during the last one week in Faisalabad and Sargodha divisions. According to...

Brazil’s jobless rate drops to 12.4pc in quarter through June

BRASILIA: Brazil's unemployment rate declined more than expected in the quarter ending in June, a sign that an underwhelming economic recovery is finally trickling down...

Estonia to investigate Danske Bank over money laundering allegations

COPENHAGEN: Estonia's general prosecutor said on Tuesday it had begun a criminal investigation of Danske Bank over allegations that Denmark's largest bank was involved in...

SECP improves governance structure of public sector companies

ISLAMABAD: The Securities and Exchange Commission of Pakistan (SECP) Chairman has directed the relevant department to ensure full compliance of public sector companies (PSCs) with...

Spinner Rashid’s recall prompts Yorkshire criticism

MANCHESTER: England's decision to recall Yorkshire leg-spinner Adil Rashid to the test side to face India on Wednesday, despite him not playing four-day county cricket,...