New taxes to limit use of luxury items: Dar
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New taxes to limit use of luxury items: Dar

The government has decided to impose regulatory duties on luxury and non-essential items and announce…

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Govt officials drew Rs226.3m in ‘welfare allowance’
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Govt officials drew Rs226.3m in ‘welfare allowance’

The custodians of the Workers Welfare Fund (WWF) have been accused of using the fund,…

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Govt ceding control over key issues: PTI leader
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Govt ceding control over key issues: PTI leader

In the words of one opposition lawmaker, the ruling PML-N has “given up its control…

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Apex court allows PTA to relax limit on SIMs
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Apex court allows PTA to relax limit on SIMs

The Supreme Court on Thursday allowed the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) to permit cellular companies…

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Ogra suggests increase in prices of petroleum products
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Ogra suggests increase in prices of petroleum products

On the basis of its calculations, the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has worked…

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PML-N lawmakers lambast own govt over PIA excesses
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PML-N lawmakers lambast own govt over PIA excesses

In addition to grilling the management of the national flag carrier, members of the National…

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Gas tariff to be raised in January, IMF assured
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Gas tariff to be raised in January, IMF assured

The government has given a commitment to the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to increase gas…

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Nandipur Project MD Transferred
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Nandipur Project MD Transferred

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif transferred on Wednesday managing director of the Nandipur Power Project retired…

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NAB Inquiry into Nandipur Project to Get Primacy
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NAB Inquiry into Nandipur Project to Get Primacy

Amid controversies and ongoing investigations, the government has sought an increase of more than 44…

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Govt challenges ECP suspension of Kissan package
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Govt challenges ECP suspension of Kissan package

The federal government on Wednesday challenged the suspension of a Rs341 billion relief package for…

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Govt Announces Holidays for Eid al Adha 2015
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Govt Announces Holidays for Eid al Adha 2015

The federal government Tuesday announced holidays on account of Eid-ul Azha. According to the notification issued…

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Military Asks Govt to Choke Terror Financing
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Military Asks Govt to Choke Terror Financing

The military authority questioned the national and provincial authorities on Friday to talk about their…

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Govt Won’t Spare Errant Seminaries, Ulema told
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Govt Won’t Spare Errant Seminaries, Ulema told

The most effective military and private leadership – in a rare assembly with representatives of…

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Govt Team Likely to go to China to Market PSM
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Govt Team Likely to go to China to Market PSM

Govt Borrowed Rs1.4tr from Banks in FY15
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Govt Borrowed Rs1.4tr from Banks in FY15

The government borrowed Rs1.4 trillion from scheduled banks in 2014-15, while the private sector credit…

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