UK court orders debiting Rs 450 cr from accounts of Pak High Comm over non-payment of penalty by NAB
A British high court has ordered debiting Rs 450 crore from the accounts of the Pakistan High Commission in London over non-payment of a penalty by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to the foreign asset recovery firm Broadsheet LLC.
Pakistan anti-corruption body arrests key opposition leader
The arrest of Khawaja Asif, who served as foreign minister in the government of f...
PML-N leader Maryam Nawaz dares 'puppet' PM Imran Khan to question ISI over phone tapping
"This puppet and selected premier Imran even does n...
Pak's FIA files case against Shahbaz Sharif, PM Khan's friend, others in multi-billion sugar scam
The FIA said the court in fact has empowered it to go against those involved in the sugar scam without any discrimination.
Maryam Nawaz indicates she's open to dialogue with army, but not behind closed doors
Maryam, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President and daughter of three-time former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, however, said that any such dialogue should be held only after the Imran Khan-led "selected" government was sent packing.
Arrest warrant against Maryam Nawaz's husband in 2019 case
Judicial magistrate Hafiz Nafees heard the case where the prosecution told him about non-compliance with the orders by the accused despite being summoned, according to ARY News.
Pakistan government files money laundering case against Shahbaz Sharif, family
The Pakistan government has filed a Rs 7 billion (USD 41.9 million) money laundering case against the Leader of the Opposition Shahbaz Sharif and his family. Shahbaz, 69, is the younger brother of former premier Nawaz Sharif.
Pakistan's ex-envoy to Jakarta sold Embassy building at throwaway price
Pakistan's National Accountability Bureau (NAB) filed a reference in an accountability court against Major General (retd) Syed Mustafa Anwar on August 19.
Households spent lower on vegetables, breads, cereals, pulses in FY19: MoSPI
The private final consumption expenditure (PFCE) on bread, cereals and pulses was Rs 4.43 lakh crore in 2018-19 from Rs 4.74 lakh crore in FY18. This is the second consecutive annual decline in spends on the product category.
Govt working on one-stop platform for all official data: Statistics minister
The project, National Integrated Information Portal (NIIP), assumes significance as data related to macro-economy and other sectors are released after a lag of weeks and even months in some cases.
Former Pakistan PM Yusuf Raza Gilani tests positive for COVID-19, over 6,000 new cases reported
Pakistan's COVID-19 cases reached 132,405 after a record 6,472 new infections were detected, while 88 more people have succumbed to the coronavirus, pushing the death toll to 2,551, the health ministry said on Saturday.
Manufacturing investments fell 15% in FY18: ASI data
ASI, principal source of industrial statistics in India, is the most comprehensive data on organised manufacturing. The survey was conducted during November 2018 to June 2019 through ASI Web Portal.
GDP growth rate for 2018-19 revised downwards to 6.1 pc
"Real GDP or GDP at constant (2011-12) prices for the years 2018-19 and 2017-18 stand at Rs 139.81 lakh crore and Rs 131.75 lakh crore, respectively, showing growth of 6.1 per cent during 2018-19 and 7.0 per cent during 2017-18," the National Statistical Office said in revised national account data released on Friday.
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A gap has grown for decades between consumption as reported by GDP data and NSSO surveys.
Corporate tax cut: Investment en route as FM soups up engine
Private manufacturing investment has remained muted due to tepid demand.