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Airlift moves into grocery delivery with a whopping $10mn in recent funding round

Company says it is committed to resuming bus service operations once pandemic abates

EU, UK ban PIA flights over ‘dubious’ pilots

PALPA question govt list of 'dubious' pilots, say it's full of discrepancies 

‘No doubt’ India was behind PSX attack, says PM Imran in NA

–PM pays tribute to security forces, says four attacks, including two around Islamabad, were timely thwarted  –Says despite govt’s efforts to revive economy...

Pakistani freelancers to regain access to blocked funds on Payoneer cards today  

Preempting the positive decision, CEO Payoneer says company to ensure access to blocked funds regardless of outcome of scandal probe.

Amid heated debates, National Assembly passes Finance Bill 2020-21

–160 lawmakers vote in favour of Finance Bill, 119 against it –Bilawal asks PM to 'either resign or seek forgiveness from people for...

Attack on PSX thwarted, all four terrorists killed: Rangers

Trading was not halted and continued smoothly, responsibility for the attack was claimed by the Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) on Twitter

Millions of dollars belonging to Pakistani freelancers stuck indefinitely amid Wirecard fraud

Updated news: Pakistani freelancers to regain access to blocked funds on Payoneer cards today.   LAHORE/KARACHI:Thousands of Payoneer users in Pakistan are expected to...

POL price hike adds fuel to Opp’s fire

–PTI's Raja Riaz joins Opp members in criticising govt, laments non-disbursement of development funds –Energy minister claims prices of petroleum products in Pakistan are...

Govt increases petrol price by Rs25.58

LAHORE:The federal government on Friday announced an increase in the prices of petroleum products with a Rs25.58 per litre increase in the...

Covid cut: SBP slashes interest rate to 7pc

--This is the fifth rate cut since coronavirus pandemic hit the global economy, with total reduction being 625bps in the last 100...

Senate recommends 40 amendments in Finance Bill 2020

–Senators call for raise in salary, pensions, more allocations for health, education sectors –Reject 11pc proposed cut in share of provinces in NFC...

Covid-19: IMF revises down Pakistan’s FY21 growth forecast to 1pc

Forecast for ongoing fiscal year also revised from 1.5pc to -0.4pc
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BHC annuls NFC notification, says members appointed unconstitutionally

QUETTA: The Balochistan High Court (BHC) on Tuesday annulled the notification issued by President Dr Arif Alvi for constitution of the 10th National...

Govt says will bring sugar mafia to task

PM directs provinces to enforce zero-tolerance policy on smuggling and hoarding

Economists point out myths and facts about Pakistan’s defence budget

--Govt to spend 17.7pc on defence-related activities in FY21  --Army to get 47.6pc of the total defence budget of Rs1.28tr     --Pakistan's military expenditures...