Sindh announces Rs 391.9 bln revenue
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Sindh announces Rs 391.9 bln revenue

KARACHI:The Sindh Government announced a Rs 391.9 billion revenue-oriented budget here Friday for next fiscal,…

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Punjab govt presents Rs 654.96b budget
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Punjab govt presents Rs 654.96b budget

LAHORE: Punjab government presented a balanced budget of Rs 654.96 billion for fiscal year 2011-12…

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New city along Thatta coast planned
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New city along Thatta coast planned

KARACHI: To arrest the haphazard and ill-planned expansion of Karachi due to growth of the…

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Fertilizer: Gas shortage a major concern for the industry
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Fertilizer: Gas shortage a major concern for the industry

Fertilizer demand picks up pre-Kharif sowing season: During the month of April, Urea and DAP…

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The euro-US madness
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The euro-US madness

The last time I saw much mention of John Maynard Keynes, the great British economist,…

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Pinera offers Chile as China business platform
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Pinera offers Chile as China business platform

SANTIAGO, Chile – Chile’s businessman president met with the Chinese vice president Thursday and offered…

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William and Catherine dazzle at charity gala
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William and Catherine dazzle at charity gala

LONDON – Prince William and his new wife Catherine laughed and smiled as they mingled…

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Drugs for Enlarged Prostate May Raise Risk of Aggressive Cancer
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Drugs for Enlarged Prostate May Raise Risk of Aggressive Cancer

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is calling for new warning labels on a class…

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Exxon has 3 deepwater Gulf of Mexico discoveries
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Exxon has 3 deepwater Gulf of Mexico discoveries

HOUSTON – Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) has made two big new oil discoveries and a…

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High unemployment claims, food prices slow economy
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High unemployment claims, food prices slow economy

WASHINGTON – Jobs are scarce and food prices are likely to stay high through next…

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Designer L’Wren Scott launches handbag line
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Designer L’Wren Scott launches handbag line

NEW YORK – It turns out that tall-drink-of-water L’Wren Scott is self-conscious about being so…

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Study finds why smokers gain weight when they quit
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Study finds why smokers gain weight when they quit

WASHINGTON – Scientists say they’ve finally discovered why smokers tend to gain some weight when…

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5 favorite Steven Spielberg movies
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5 favorite Steven Spielberg movies

LOS ANGELES – This is perhaps the most daunting Five Most challenge I’ve thrust upon…

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100 detainees riot at Australia immigration centre
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100 detainees riot at Australia immigration centre

SYDNEY – Police used pepper spray and “bean bag” rounds Friday to quell up to…

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Expanded “O Brother” soundtrack arriving August 16
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Expanded “O Brother” soundtrack arriving August 16

LOS ANGELES – An expanded edition of “O Brother, Where Art Thou?,” the biggest-selling soundtrack…

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