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Punjab Governor Sardar Latif Khosa has returned 17 bills passed by the Punjab Assembly after raising several objections, especially on the Punjab Local Government (Second Amendment) Bill of 2011 and has asked

Strengthening yen haunts local car assemblers

Despite highest ever profits during the first quarter (of FY12) on account of better gross margins, continuous weakening of the rupee against Japanese yen and US dollar and subdued volumetric growth are

Feudocracy wins: local bodies system dissolved

The seizure of City District Government Karachi (CDGK) accounts by the Sindh government pounded the last nail in the coffin of Karachi’s golden era. With the implementation of commissionerate system, all commissioners

Govt freezes local bodies’ accounts

After restoring the commissionerate system in Sindh, the provincial government froze all financial accounts managed by the district governments and town municipal administrations (TMAs); however, the funds will be released to the

Local bodies bill… no way: Mirza

Former Sindh home minister Dr Zulfiqar Mirza on Monday claimed that he had garnered enough support to ensure that the local government system bill was not passed in the Sindh Assembly. “If