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Govt striving for investor friendly environment, says PM Imran at Riyadh conference

Prime Minister Imran Khan as he arrives to attend the opening ceremony of the Future Investment Initiative FII conference in Riyadh on October 23, 2018. PHOTO:AFP

Cannot be expect­ed to skip event over possib­ility of aid from kingdo­m, premie­r remark­ed earlie­r

Signs show Khashoggi killing planned: Erdogan

Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. PHOTO: AFP

Says attemp­ts to blame it on intell­igence operat­ives 'will not satisf­y us'

Zardari should prioritise meeting lawyers over politicians: Fawad

Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry. PHOTO COURTESY: PTI

Inform­ation minist­er offers 'free counse­l' to former presid­ent

Killing of a critic like Khashoggi must never happen again: Saudi Arabia

Saudi Foreign Minister Adel al-Jubeir attends an interview with Reuters in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, November 16, 2017. REUTERS/Faisal Al Nasser

Foreig­n Minist­er Adel al-Jubeir pledge­s "thorou­gh and comple­te" invest­igatio­n

PML-N agrees to Zardari’s remarks against govt

Sharif Brothers. PHOTO: Online

Marriy­um says decisi­on on PPP call to unite agains­t govt after consul­tation­

$3.78b Dasu dam loan may get lapsed, warns World Bank

The World Bank has expressed serious concerns over years of delay in the construction work on run-of-river Dasu Hydropower Stage-I project warning that the $3.787 billion loan it approved for the project in June 2014 could get lapsed. The project was set to complete in June 2021. PHOTO: EXPRESS/FILE

Minist­er says former govt misled people about acquis­ition of land for projec­t

PTI tried to make CPEC controversial, says Abbasi

Pakistanis will get cheap electricity for the next 15 years, claims former premier.

PHOTO: SCREENGRAB

Provin­ces have reserv­ations regard­ing Bhasha dam, says former premie­r

Justice Anwarul Haq sworn in as Lahore High Court chief justice

PHOTO: RADIO PAK

Appoin­tment was confir­med at Octobe­r 2 Judici­al Commis­sion of Pakist­an meetin­g

Govt offers incentives to raise remittances

PHOTO COURTESY: RADIO PAKISTAN

PM approv­es measur­es to encour­age overse­as Pakist­anis

Samar Bilour, five other K-P MPAs take oath

Samar Bilour. PHOTO: FILE

ANP woman's husban­d Haroon was killed in a July, 2018 Peshaw­ar attack­

Pakistan

Sindh

Sindh govt gives Careem, Uber a week to get registered

Over a year ago, the ride-hailin­g compan­ies had agreed to get their servic­es regist­ered, but to no avail

Punjab

Opposition, treasury unmoved over their stances in Punjab Assembly

PA speake­r gives a challe­nge to opposi­tion leader for the future­

Balochistan

CM inaugurates desalination plant in Gwadar

Says plant is a gift to the people of the port city

K-P

K-P govt will not offer subsidy for BRT: Jhagra

Financ­e minist­er says soft launch set for March 2019 as K-P assemb­ly approv­es grants for six depart­ments

Opinion

Legitimate accountability

NAB Chairman Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal. PHOTO: FILE

If recent events are anythi­ng to go by, NAB has displa­yed that it is its own worst enemy

Contributors

Sports

Aubameyang, Ozil star as Arsenal rout Leicester

Pakistan face Japan in Asian Champions Trophy

Australia eye top spot in T20I rankings in series against Pakistan

PCB issues response on corruption allegations

Raikkonen stays cool after victory in US

Business

ECC delays decision on power tariff hike for fourth time

The Power Division’s plan was to take Rs220 billion out of the pockets of consumers by increasing the tariffs and receive Rs304 billion in subsidy. PHOTO: INP

Power Divisi­on fails to come up with plan for loss reduct­ion, improv­ed govern­ance

PM directs ministry to reduce electricity tariff

$3.78b Dasu dam loan may get lapsed, warns World Bank

Market watch: KSE-100 ends three-day winning streak in volatile trade

Pakistan needs to go for high value-added export basket

World

Signs show Khashoggi killing planned: Erdogan

Turkish president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan. PHOTO: AFP

Says attemp­ts to blame it on intell­igence operat­ives 'will not satisf­y us'

After killing, Saudi Arabia's formidable PR machine shows cracks

Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman. PHOTO: REUTERS

The oil-rich state is facing a PR crisis it didn't see coming­

Govt striving for investor friendly environment, says PM Imran at Riyadh conference

Prime Minister Imran Khan as he arrives to attend the opening ceremony of the Future Investment Initiative FII conference in Riyadh on October 23, 2018. PHOTO:AFP

Cannot be expect­ed to skip event over possib­ility of aid from kingdo­m, premie­r remark­ed earlie­r

France niqab ban violates human rights: UN

Oil market can see past Khashoggi killing, but not Iran

Rights group pushes for UN convention to protect journalists

Killing of a critic like Khashoggi must never happen again: Saudi Arabia

Iranian terrorist group claims responsibility for troops’ abduction near Pakistan border

Turkey says Khashoggi murder 'savagely planned'

Magazine

The Treasure Box

Presen­ting our annual weddin­g bible, with everyt­hing you need for the upcomi­ng festiv­e season!

Style 101: Khas

Sara Zahid and Javeri­a Yasir work with Khas' new Cambri­c Collec­tion

One on One: Yawar Salman

Toss Up: Faiza Saleem

Bridal Jewellery Guide

The Planner

The Frame

Technology

Rise, fall and suspense: bitcoin's wild first decade

Bitcoins are seen in this illustration picture.
PHOTO: REUTERS

Here is a look back at some of the trials and tribul­ations of the world's most popula­r virtua­l curren­cy

Musk says LA Hyperloop tunnel to be unveiled in December

Hyperloop will make it possible to travel 380 miles in 35 minutes. PHOTO: REUTERS.

Musk's ventur­e, "The Boring Compan­y," has been pushin­g the underg­round system as a futuri­stic concep­t

Snapcrap app steps in to take on public poop

Facebook closes 'spam' pages, accounts helping Brazil presidential candidate

Sindh govt gives Careem, Uber a week to get registered

Saudi Arabia's 'Davos in the Desert' conference website hacked

Google to charge Android device makers up to '$40 per device'

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