Business & Finance - Part 2

Category: Business & Finance

11 KILLED IN SUICIDE BLAST IN ARMY CAMP IN NORTHWEST PAKISTAN

February 4, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD, At least 11 Pakistani army officers and soldiers were killed and 13 others injured in a suicide blast inside an army unit in Pakistan's northwest Swat district on Saturday night, said the Pakistani army.

The Inter-Services Public Relations, Pakistani …

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Militant Hideout Found in Afghan Capital Shows Security Woes

February 2, 2018 |

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN The discovery of an Islamic State hideout filled with explosives and suicide vests in a poor Kabul neighborhood reflects the failure of Afghanistan's corruption-wracked government to protect the capital, analysts and residents said Friday.

This week's revelation that …

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Militant Hideout Found in Afghan Capital Shows Security Woes

February 2, 2018 |

KABUL, AFGHANISTAN The discovery of an Islamic State hideout filled with explosives and suicide vests in a poor Kabul neighborhood reflects the failure of Afghanistan's corruption-wracked government to protect the capital, analysts and residents said Friday.

This week's revelation that …

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PAK COURT ISSUES NOTICES TO SHARIF, AIDES ON CONTEMPT PETITION

February 1, 2018 |

LAHORE, The legal woes of Pakistan's ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif and his family mounted when a top court issued notices to them for allegedly committing contempt of court during a rally in Punjab province last week.

The Lahore High …

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FRENCH CLIMBER RESCUED FROM PAKISTAN’S KILLER MOUNTAIN

January 31, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD, The French mountaineer who was saved in a daring night-time rescue on a Pakistan peak nicknamed killer mountain returned to France Tuesday, suffering from frostbite.

Elisabeth Revol was rescued by an elite group of Polish climbers who scaled part …

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FC Balochistan arrests 10 terrorists

January 30, 2018 |

Operation Radd ul Fasaad continues across the country without any discrimination.

According to ISPR, FC Balochistan apprehended 10 terrorists during its intelligence based operations on terrorist hideouts in Dera Bugti and Dera Murad Jamali areas.

Weapons and ammunition including explosives, …

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UN Peacekeeper Killed in Democratic Republic of the Congo

January 28, 2018 |

A United Nations peacekeeper from Pakistan was killed in an ambush Saturday in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. He was deployed with the U.N. Stabilization Mission in the DRC, also know by its French acronym, MONUSCO.

Members of an …

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PAKISTAN TO HOST TOP-LEVEL SAARC CHAMBER MEETINGS

January 27, 2018 |

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan, Pakistan will host top-level 73rd Executive Committee and 22nd General Assembly meetings, of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCI) next month, said a statement.

Vice President of SAARC Chamber's, Pakistan …

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CM Punjab appears before NAB on Ashiana Housing scheme probe

January 22, 2018 |

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif appeared before National Accountability Bureau in Lahore regarding an inquiry into Aashiana Housing Scheme.

He recorded his statement before the NAB officials.

Later addressing a news conference, the Chief Minister said he appeared before NAB …

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New Zealand beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in first T-20

January 22, 2018 |

New Zealand beat Pakistan by 7 wickets in the first T-20 of the three-match series at Wellington on Monday.

Batting first, Pakistan scored 105 runs in 19.4 overs.

In reply, New Zealand achieved the target in 15.5 overs.

New Zealand …

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Prospect of More Denaturalizations Worries Immigrant Advocates

January 21, 2018 |

Immigrant adovocates are alarmed after last week's Department of Justice announcement that Baljinder Singh had been stripped of his U.S. citizenship � the first under an Obama-era program.

They worry that more denaturalizations are to follow and are critical of …

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Two terrorists killed in DG Khan

January 21, 2018 |

Two terrorists of a proscribed organization have been killed during an Intelligence Based Operation by Pakistan Rangers Punjab in suburbs of DG Khan.

According to ISPR, the terrorists were involved in kidnapping and killing of security forces personnel.

Source: Radio …

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