Provision of drinking water, electricity, toilets and boundary walls to help combat low retention rate.
This rate is double the 2% tax collected before the budget.
Terms budget ‘ambitious, risky and fragile’, sees inflation rising and deficit widening.
Does the new government which took over in early June know what to do to revive the economy?
CM had earlier announced that the government will not increase taxation but he had backtracked on his commitment: MQM
Zardari signed the bill into law following on the advice of the Prime Minister.
The city admin apparently forgot to include the projects in their budget documents.
Report on previous year highlights broken promises, missed targets.
Dr Khan questions the govt’s optimism on many fronts, including the power crisis.
Did the P&D Dept fail to do its job or was it poor governance, PML-N member asks.
Babar, others looked in total control: Azhar reviews practice match in Worcester
Pakistan bowlers will struggle in England: Junaid Khan
Stokes looking forward to the 'challenge' of captaining England
Pakistan has decided it will not evacuate its citizens from China to counter the threat of the fast-spreading corona virus. Do you agree with the decision?
Polls are non-scientific, reflect only the online audience and can be manipulated.
The tail-end districts of Sindh such as Badin, Thatta and Sujawal are suffering from acute water shortage
Pilots flying planes on “dubious licenses” has led to international disgrace
Our police practise violence for testimonies and confessions and there are no records accounting for what happens in interrogation rooms
The grim annual ritual of prolonged periods of power cuts - announced and unannounced - make lives of citizens miserable in Karachi
My vision of the future is one in which democracy, not dictatorship, will endure
The irony is that such flawed systems has been persisting since many years under different guises
Over the years Pakistan’s foreign policy goals have remained consistent
Far too often there have been reports that RAW is funding militant organisations in Pakistan
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