ECP completes arrangements for 2018 by-elections

ISLAMABAD: Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has completed all necessary arrangements for holding of bye-elections in 36 constituencies on October 14. According to an ECP official, the elections will be held for


Campaign to malign CPEC

Malik Muhammad Ashraf

Unfair comparisons While the projects under CPEC are on the roll and both Pakistan and China continue to evince unswerving interest and commitment to see them through, some detractors of this mega-economic


Laying foundations of ‘Naya Pakistan’

Complacency and political exigency harm performance Earlier this month Imran Khan had hinted at getting rid of the incompetent members in his cabinet and a possible reshuffle in portfolios. After a record


Systems Ltd granted Rs240m LRMIS contract in Balochistan

Systems Ltd granted Rs240m LRMIS contract in Balochistan

LAHORE: A syndicate led by Systems Limited has been granted the Land Revenue Management Information Contract (LRMIS) worth Rs240 million by Balochistan’s Board of Revenue. In a notification sent to the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Wednesday, Systems Limited announced...


India names Modi ally as new central bank chief

MUMBAI: India’s government named an ally of Prime Minister Narendra Modi as the country’s new central bank chief on Tuesday, a day after his predecessor quit following a dispute about government’s interference.


China court bans iPhone sales in patent dispute

WASHINGTON: A Chinese court ordered a ban in the country on iPhone sales in a patent dispute between US chipmaker Qualcomm and Apple, according to a Qualcomm statement Monday. The statement said the



Punjab govt introduces drip irrigation with 60pc subsidy

KASUR: To overcome the problem of water shortage in the agriculture field, the Punjab government has introduced drip irrigation system and is providing 60 per cent subsidy to the farmers. These views



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