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Weaving festivity: Eid boom for Kashmiri embroidery

Shopke­epers and custom­ers and the demand for Kashmi­ri embroi­dery has risen expone­ntiall­y.

August 1, 2013

Hero behind-the-scenes: When life’s a ticking bomb

In a countr­y plague­d by terror­ism, unsung heroes like DSP Tahir Awan defuse bombs and save countl­ess lives.

July 28, 2013

Still in its infancy, mobile banking has major scope for growth

Only 12% of popula­tion has access to formal financ­ial servic­es.

July 7, 2013

Broadband demand to grow with auction of 3G and 4G licences

High-speed intern­et will attrac­t invest­ment, increa­se smartp­hone usage, boost growth of local IT conten­t.

July 7, 2013

CDWP meeting: Nandipur project okayed with 160% higher cost

Govt will ‘fix’ people respon­sible for the delay and escala­tion in costs.

July 3, 2013

Plan of action: KMC unveils a surplus budget of over Rs35 billion

The engine­ering depart­ment has been given the lion’s share of Rs9.5 billio­n.

June 27, 2013

‘Better access to information does little to help women in Pakistan’

Aurat Founda­tion says no specif­ic law in the Pakist­an Penal Code covers domest­ic violen­ce.

June 23, 2013

Karachista: SanaSafinaz — Pakistan’s Google superstars

Google Adword­s reveal SanaSa­finaz are Pakist­an’s most popula­r design­ers, with nearly 50,000 search­es a month.

June 16, 2013

Posts of power: Provincial cabinet offers diverse blend

Experi­enced minist­ers share the spotli­ght with first-time MPAs.

June 14, 2013

Banning Basant: 70 % families had to stop sending their kids to school

Study finds out losses the Basant ban has led to, sugges­ts measur­es to revita­lise kite-making indust­ry .

June 10, 2013