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PSDP to be over Rs 280 billion

The government would increase the size of the Public Sector Development Programme (PSDP) from the proposed ceiling of Rs 280 billion for the next fiscal year to compensate the major cut in

IAF losing edge over PAF: report

According to an India Today report, the Pakistan Air Force (PAF) is stronger than ever. The paper admitted that since the last 1971 war, the PAF has built up numbers, lethal capabilities

Mushahid against deal with PPP

Contrary to the Chaudhrys’ posturing that there was almost complete consensus within the PML-Q regarding an alliance with the PPP, the party’s Secretary General Mushahid Hussain is still resisting the move. “Mushahid

PML-Q Sindh supports coalition with PPP

Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid Sindh chapter on Tuesday supported the party’s central leadership’s parlays with the ruling Pakistan People’s Party, and authorized the party’s Sindh president, Ghous Bux Maher to make the final

PML-N to bare its fangs at government

Annoyed with the latest political developments which the party leaders think is the calculated move of “some hidden hands” to isolate the Sharifs, the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz is poised to embark upon

India may get “most favoured nation” status

Pakistan is likely to grant India the status of “Most Favoured Nation” (MFN) at the two-day commerce secretary-level talks which will begin in Islamabad today (Wednesday). Commerce Secretary Zafar Mehmood and his

Public anger boils over load shedding

Protests broke out across the country on Tuesday as the people’s patience with the government finally gave way in the wake of unregulated and lengthy power outages that left businesses and industries

PAF officer robbed of cash, valuables

A dacoit gang snatched valuables worth Rs 4.5 million from a PAF squadron leader and his wife. Hammad Akram and his wife were going to Shorkot PAF Base from Sargodha. When they