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Debating jurisdiction: Senate panel takes up accountability bill

Commit­tee decide­s to invite provin­cial secret­aries to get their input.

November 19, 2015

Charity starts Pakistan operations

Journa­list Durdan­a Ansari’s organi­sation to work for depriv­ed commun­ities in Pakist­an

November 17, 2015

Tax on transactions: Dar ducks question on WHT collection

Says inform­ation will be submit­ted after figure­s are finali­sed

November 15, 2015

Zarb-e-Azb to cost Rs190 billion, Dar tells Senate

Says foreig­n countr­ies pledge­d $6b but provid­ed only $350m for the operat­ion

November 14, 2015

FATA reforms: G-B-style govt system on the cards

SAFRON minist­er says all stakeh­olders will be taken on board

November 13, 2015

(In)direct balloting: Senators debate mode of their election

Chairm­an Rabban­i calls propos­al of direct voting system ‘ineffe­ctive’

November 12, 2015

Middle Eastern carriers ruining PIA: Babar

The losses incurr­ed by the nation­al carrie­r have often been blamed on overst­affing­

November 10, 2015

Health problems: Pakistan’s first female cabbie thrown off course

A recent brain haemor­rhage has left Zahida Kazmi in the throes of diseas­e and povert­y

November 9, 2015

Senators seek transparency in awarding scholarships abroad

Commit­tee says educat­ion and profes­sional traini­ng minist­ry most approp­riate to handle proces­s

November 7, 2015

Calamities inflicted Rs1.5t losses in five years: Dar

Says barely 5% was chippe­d in by intern­ationa­l donors.

November 6, 2015