Monthly Archive:: April 2019

Pakistan Stock Exchange down 241.83 points:

Company Up Company Down Philip Morris Pak. 154.00 Nestle Pakistan XD 40.33 Pak Tobacco XD 32.40 Sanofi-Aventis XD 40.00 Siemens Pak 28.00 Indus Motor Co. 18.34 Service Ind. Ltd. XD 23.99 Blessed Tex. 12.99 Archroma Pak 13.85 Sitara Chemical 10.00 Company Close …

PhD scholar among two dozen arrested in IOK

SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, no one voted in at least 60 villages in the poll-bound areas of Kulgam district during the fourth phase of sham Indian parliamentary elections on Anantnag’s Lok Sabha seat on Monday. According to Kashmir Media Service, among these 60 villages, …

K-Electric to set up 700MW power plant

KARACHI: K-Electric has planned to set up a 700MW power project with the assistance of a Chinese engineering firm, calling it a milestone project in the economic cooperation bet­ween China and Pakistan. The project, it said, would directly benefit the country’s economic …

Legendary Wasim not discounting Amir playing in World Cup

KARACHI: Legendary paceman Wasim Akram cautioned against discounting Mohammad Amir ahead of next month’s World Cup, saying Pakistan’s pace spearhead would return to form following a disappointing string of performances at the crease. The 27-year-old Amir was left off Pakistan’s preliminary World …

Political reasons behind Asad’s ouster

ISLAMABAD: A number of officials in the finance ministry and some top members of the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) believe that reasons behind the removal of Asad Umar as finance minister were “political” rather than economic policies. Justifying this view, they said …