ENTERTAINMENT HEADLINE

Abdullah Qureshi Pays Tribute to Junaid Jamshed This Ramzan with ‘Ilaahi’

KARACHI – Abdullah Qureshi, one of Pakistan’s newly celebrated singers, has released a tribute cover of ‘Ilaahi Teri Chokhat Par’, lyrical poetry praising the Almighty, to commemorate one of Pakistan’s most famous icons, Junaid Jamshed. For the past few years, Abdullah Qureshi has religiously been releasing a Hamd every year during Ramzan to honor the […]

Tariq Haleem
BUSINESS HEADLINE

Smuggling should be treated as “economic terrorism and anti-state activities: Tariq Haleem

Chairman, Pakistan Ship’s Agents Association and Former Vice President FPCCI Mr. Tariq Haleem has urged the Chairman Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Syed Muhammad Shabbar Zaidi to appoint a task force/ J.I.T to address issues of under/over invoicing, mis-declaration and smuggling on war footing and all these culprits should be vigorously pursued, caught and prosecuted. […]

remittances
BUSINESS

Pakistan bound online remittances set to surge in the next two weeks of Ramadan

Data from leading online money transfer service WorldRemit shows that the week before Eid-al-fitr was the company’s busiest period for transfers to Pakistan in 2018. The State Bank of Pakistan recently revealed that Overseas Pakistanis sent home nearly $17.9 billion in remittances during the first 10 months of FY19 (July to April), a growth of […]

PAKISTAN

Thar Foundation holds 1st Tri-Lingual Spellathon in Tharparkar

Thar Foundation held the first tri-lingual Spellathon for the school children of all Thar Foundation managed schools in Tharparkar. 72 school students between the ages of 04 and 14 from 06 campuses of Thar Foundation competed with one another in a spelling competition to show off their spelling skills. The tournament was judged by a […]

Komal Rizvi
ENTERTAINMENT HEADLINE

Komal Rizvi achieves great milestones in the music industry globally

KARACHI – It was announced here today that Komal Rizvi’s original song “Oh Hello Ji” that released last year on Eid and the collaboration remake “Desan da Raja” has WON a 1st place in the International Song Competition in the World Music Category from 19,000 song entries from around 140 countries in the world. Speaking […]

Engro Corporation
BUSINESS

European Union recognizes Engro Foods’ Dairy Development Program

KARACHI – European Union ambassador to Pakistan, Jean Francois Cautain visited Engro Foods (EFL) beneficiary trainees working as dairy farm supervisor at farms in Karachi.   The ambassador appreciated EFL’s efforts for creating a skilled workforce to support the dairy value chain. European Union also circulated a short video about this Dairy Development Program on […]

Interest Rate
HEADLINE OPINION

Interest Rate is going to Cause Serious damage: Ateeq ur Rehman

“Historic Hike” in interest rate is going to cause serious damage to “cost of doing business”, said Ateeq Ur Rehman (Economic & Financial Analyst). While talking to our correspondent he further said that the decision to raise the discount rate by massive 1.5pc is like sending shockwaves to Business Community  which is already struggling with rising […]

That 1 Place
LIFESTYLE

Multi-designer store That 1 Place brings exquisite Eid Bazaar

KARACHI – An exquisite display of designer ware all under one roof was exhibited yesterday at the Eid Bazar held at the opening of That 1 Place, an all brands store by Bushra Wahid. The well-known designer who already has her own outlet had invited print, electronic and social media along with celebrities including close […]

Mian-Zahid-Hussain
HEADLINE

Prime Minister should reject gas price hike proposal: Mian Zahid Hussain

KARACHI – President Pakistan Businessmen and Intellectuals Forum (PBIF), President All Karachi Industrial Alliance (AKIA), Senior Vice Chairman of the Businessmen Panel of FPCCI and former provincial minister, Mian Zahid Hussain on Monday said proposed gas price hike will damage masses and economic activities. Prime Minister Imran Khan should reject OGRA’s proposal to hike the […]

SJAS
SPORTS

SJAS organizes Annual Iftaar Dinner

KARACHI – Sports Journalists Association of Sindh (SJAS) organized an Annual Iftaar Dinner here on Friday at the Scouts Headquarters, where two SJAS members selected for Umrah in the month of Rabi-ul-Awwal. According to details, SJAS’ two members namely Mehmood Riaz and Shehzada Moin selected for performing Umrah via lucky draw which was held at […]