Tag: Deliver

Asian diplomats press N Korea to deliver on anti-nuke vows

  SINGAPORE: Asia's top diplomats pressed North Korea on Saturday to turn a pledge to completely dismantle its nuclear arsenal into reality amid concerns that...

APC: A success for govt, but will it deliver?

    The government got what it wanted from the APC: a full consensus. The country’s political leadership vested its full authority in the government to deal...

Nisar vows to resign if doesn’t deliver in three months

    Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Nisar Ali Khan has said he would resign his post after three months if members were not satisfied with...

Bowlers deliver series win for Lanka

Rain made an appearance for the fifth game in a row on this tour but that didn't prevent Sri Lanka from taking an unassailable...

Bosses of top fed depts ordered to deliver

On the special instructions of Prime Minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, a meeting of administrative heads of top federal government departments was held at the...

Aishwarya to deliver on 11/11/11?

Even as the entire Bachchan family is looking forward to the birth of Abhishek-Aishwarya’s first newborn, Bollywood’s most awaited baby will get born at...

Who will deliver for PML-N in Sindh?

Supporters of the PML-N leader, Syed Ghous Ali Shah were protesting in different parts of the province against what they consider sidelining of the...

One-window project fails to deliver

The ‘one window system’ started by the Islamabad District Administration, under which weapons licenses, driving permits and domiciles were to be issued at one...

Korean president aims to deliver Olympics for Asia

South Korean president Lee Myung-Bak said on Monday he felt it was his duty and his mission to deliver the 2018 Winter Olympics to...

Government fails to deliver on services export plan

The Rs2 billion export strategy of services formed by Pakistan for the period 2009 – 2012 has not been implemented due to, what sources...

Electronic governance project fails to deliver

Despite heavy spending, the much-trumpeted electronic governance project initiated in Musharraf’s regime has failed to achieve its objectives. The special audit report on Electronic Government...

F.A.L.T.U – Youthful but doesn’t deliver

LAHORE - The movie is about four friends, three of whom barely manage to pass in school and are not admitted into any college. To fudge it to their parents, they create a fake university - Fakirchand and Lakirchand Trust University - and hence the title acronym - F.A.L.T.U.
The fake university is conceived, complete with a website and logo, by the fourth friend - a geek. The building, principal and fake crowd, and later lots of other things, are conjured up by 'Google Chand'

NA body says law enforcers have failed to deliver

ISLAMABAD - The National Assembly Standing Committee on Human Rights Friday criticised the law-enforcing agencies, especially police, over their complete failure to maintain law and order situation. "They are even involved in torture, substandard prosecution and registration of false cases," it further observed.
The committee held a meeting at the Parliament House with Riaz Fatyana in the chair.
Committee members Sardar Mehtab Ahmed Khan, Fauzia Habib, Dr Mehreen Bhutto, Dr

Deliver or quit, Shaikh tells tax mandarins

ISLAMABAD - Finance Minister Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh asked the tax mandarins in a stern warning on Wednesday to rise to the occasion by delivering the tax collection target of Rs 1.604 trillion for the current fiscal year, or leave their offices for others to deliver. The minister was addressing a specially convened conference of chief commissioners and Inland Revenue commissioners to review their performance and set revenue collection targets for the remaining four months of the

ATC gives FIA 15 days to deliver Musharraf’s warrants

RAWLPINDI - The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) hearing Benazir Bhutto murder case on Saturday gave Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) 15 more days to deliver arrest warrant to former president Pervez Musharraf at his London residence. The court, during two previous hearings, had issued arrest warrant of the former president after his name was included in the charge-sheet.
FIA officials took the plea before ATC Judge Rana Nisar that the warrants could not be served on former

Shoaib can still deliver: Mohsin

LAHORE - Pakistan Cricket Board chief selector Mohsin Hasan Khan believes that Shoaib Akhtar has left behind all controversies and still carries the fire to rattle the opposition. He is still is a capable and match-winning bowler, he added. According to a website, he said: "Shoaib Akhtar is still good at his line and length and is still the fastest bowler around. He can give us great results in the World Cup".
Pakistan are placed in the Group A with Australia, New Zealand, Sri

Black Eyed Peas deliver ‘Tron’-themed Bowl show

NEW YORK - The Black Eyed Peas blasted through a 10-minute Super Bowl halftime show Sunday, playing their biggest hits with a little help from Usher, Slash and hundreds of 'Tron'-inspired dancers even as technical glitches intermittently marred the performance.
With the Green Bay Packers leading the Pittsburgh Steelers 21-10 ahead of an eventual 31-25 victory, Will.i.am, Fergie, apl.de.ap and Taboo made a lofty entrance into the Dallas Cowboys Stadium, lowering themselves onto a