2 Pakistanis dead in Saudi building collapse

RIYADH:  Two Pakistani workers were killed, 14 injured and at least three were still trapped after a convention centre building collapsed during construction in Saudi Arabia on Monday, the Red Crescent said.


MQM chief demands an apology from Khan

LONDON: Muttahida Qaumi Movement chief Altaf Hussain dismissed allegations put by Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf chief Imran Khan, demanding an apology over Khan’s remarks on MQM chief, local media sources reported on


People flee Kathmandu as toll passes 4,300

ATHMANDU: Nepalese started fleeing their devastated capital on Monday after an earthquake killed more than 4,300 people and toppled entire streets, as the United Nations prepared a massive aid operation. With fears


On keeping Chinese kitty separate

At a time when the ruling Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is publically claiming accolades for the “fate changer” Chinese investment in the country’s energy, communication and infrastructure projects, the mandarins of public finances in Q Block are busy working out details of a new entity to park all the Chinese loans and maintain the fiscal deficit limit agreed with International Monetary Fund (IMF) during the next fiscal year.


PSO announces cash dividend of Rs 6 per share

Pursuant to the notification from the Ministry of Petroleum & Natural Resources (MPNR), dated February 12, 2015, whereby Pakistan State Oil (PSO) was informed by the MPNR that the federal government, in exercise of the powers under Section 7 of the Marketing of Petroleum Products (Federal Control) Act, 1974 “the Act” has dissolved/de-notified the BOM with immediate effect.


Zardari summoned in graft case on May 5

Former president and Co-Chairperson of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Asif Ali Zardari has been summoned by an accountability court (NAC) in an illegal assets reference hearing on May 5. The summons were


It’ll take a week to ‘take cat out of the box’: Khan

“The special investigation team (SIT), which is a part of the ordinance and which the Supreme Court can form, will only take one week to check the ballot bags. All the evidence is present inside the bags,” Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan on Monday told reporters after attending a session of the Judicial Commission (JC) probing the rigging allegations.