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RAW involved in murder of Sabri,kidnapping of Awais Shah:SNT

BY ABBAS KASSAR HYDERABAD : The murder of Amjad Qawaal and kidnapping of Awais Shah son of Chief Justice Sindh Syed Sajjad Ali Shah is part of international conspiracy to foil China Pakistan Economic Corridor and National Action Plan. Those are involved in this conspiracy …

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Reflections on Modi’s Visit to the U.S: What’s in it for Kashmir?

By Dr. Ghulam Nabi Fai “Is it true Narendra Modi just boarded a flight to visit India?” Tweeted a critic of Indian Prime Minister’s globe-trotting jaunts. “Welcome home, Pradhan Mantriji! How long will you be staying this time?” Modi has already been to 33 countries …

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Brexit’s uncharted territory: Can the EU save itself?

By Chris Morris For many across Europe, the unthinkable has happened. But in truth it has been coming for a long time. The European Union is now facing the biggest crisis in its history. “It’s an explosive shock,” said French Prime Minister Manuel Valls, shortly …

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British exit from EU raises questions on SAFTA, South Asian Union

BY R. AHMAD The result of Britain’s Referendum has not cast shadow on the future of EU but also raised questions about the prudence of other Economic Unions and Free Trade Agreements. USA and her close allies are in mourning, the rest of the EU …

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NSG terms NPT bedrock of non-proliferation regime

BY BAQIR SAJJAD SAYED ISLAMABAD: The Nuclear Suppliers Group (NSG) on Friday emphasised that the nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) would remain the bedrock of non-proliferation regime as its annual plenary meeting ended in Seoul without any agreement on admitting the countries that have not signed …

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Some provisions of Finance Act 2016 effective from today: FBR

ISLAMABAD-UNS- According to Spokesman of Federal Board of Revenue, some provisions of the Finance Act 2016 are effective from Saturday. These include reduced rate of 8% sales tax on sugar; exemption from sales tax on pesticides and reduced rate of five percent sales on tractors. …

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116 oil,gas wells to be drilled in next fiscal year

BY SAJJAD HUSSAIN ISLAMABAD- The government has set a target of domestic production of 43.8 million barrels of crude oil and 1.51 trillion cubic feet gas for the next fiscal year. According to officials, the demand and supply gap in both oil and gas sectors …

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Six ways Brexit could hit Americans

By Ashley Gold & Courtney Subramanian The United Kingdom’s historic decision to become the first sovereign country to vote to leave the European Union has reverberated across the world. Though it’s unclear what a British divorce from Europe may look like, the decision may have …

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Pakistan becomes full member of SCO

TASHKENT, Uzbekistan -UNS : Pakistan on Friday signed the Memorandum of Obligations to become the full member of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) – a key security, economy and energy cooperation group comprising Russia, China and the countries of Central Asia. President Mamnoon Hussain represented Pakistan …

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Seven Kashmiris martyrs by Indian army in Occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR -UNS : Indian forces’ barbarity near the area Kapwara district, Occupied Kashmir martyred seven innocent Kashmiris on Friday. Processions were carried out at different locations of Srinagar after funeral prayers of the martyrs. The demonstrators also raised Pakistani flag during the protest and chanted …

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