Tag: Double

Nafeesa shows double standards about sviolence against women

Turning a blind eye to the plight of women in Sindh and the poor performance of Sindh government, Dr Nafeesa Shah, daughter of Chief...

NAB establishes CVDC for Double Shah scam victims

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Punjab established a claim verification and disbursement cell (CVDC) in Lahore on Thursday for speedy disposal of claims of...

NAB establishes CVDC for Double Shah scam victims

The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Punjab established a claim verification and disbursement cell (CVDC) in Lahore on Thursday for speedy disposal of claims of...

Double Degree Programme to be discontinued: HEC

According to the instructions of the Higher Education Commission (HEC), University of Education Registrar Bashir Ahmad Chaudhry on Wednesday announced that the Double Degree...

PPP has double standards in war on terror: Nawaz

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief Nawaz Sharif told a rally in Sudnoti on Wednesday that the Pakistan People’s Party government had double standards in...

NAB told to retrieve Rs 60m from Double Shah’s agent

Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhry on Wednesday directed National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to receive the claim for the recovery of...

Fuel oil imports more than double for May

Pakistan’s fuel oil imports for May more than doubled from April’s three-year low volumes to around 700,000 tonnes, while tender requirements indicated the country...

Double wages, cut military allocation: WWHL

The Women Worker Helpline (WWHL) sought a 100 percent raise in wages, increment in pensions, and 10 percent less allocation for military in the...

‘Double WAPDA employees’ salaries’

The Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) Paigaam Union (PU) on Thursday took out a rally from WAPDA House to Punjab Assembly Hall against...

Broadband subscription to double by FY13

Broadband subscription of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) is expected to be doubled to 1.5 million by FY13E, while broadband is also helping the...

Pak-Sweden trade to double

ISLAMABAD - Swedish Ambassador to Pakistan Ulrika Sundberg has said the trade volume between Pakistan and Sweden is around $200 million which is expected to double in coming years. She said Sweden wanted to import Pakistani goods not only to her country but also to other parts of Europe.
Ambassador Sundberg said her country is a strong supporter of Pakistan's request for Generalised System of Preferences Plus (GSP Plus) status and "we are very willing to support in meeting the

Carrol double sinks City

LONDON - England striker Andy Carroll scored his first goals for Liverpool with a double in a 3-0 defeat of fourth-placed Manchester City on Monday to maintain their faint hopes of Champions League football next season. Carroll, the most expensive English player after his 35 million pound ($57.28 million) transfer from Newcastle in January, lashed in the opener from the edge of the box after 13 minutes and added his second shortly after Dirk Kuyt's strike.
City's first half went

Malaysia unveils plan to double capital market

KUALA LUMPUR - Malaysia, on Tuesday, unveiled a plan to more than double its capital market size to 4.5 trillion ringgit ($1.5 trillion) by 2020.
Prime Minister Najib Razak, who is also the finance minister, said the government will allocate more funds to develop venture capital and private equity firms. "We must do everything we can to ensure that Malaysia's capital market doesn't just grow, it grows with minimal risks in a well-regulated environment," he told fund managers and

Double delight for Lara Dutta

MUMBAI - Bollywood actress Lara Dutta was on top of the world with India's success in the cricket World Cup. But her husband, tennis player Mahesh Bhupathi's victory at the Miami Masters tournament gave her another reason to celebrate.
"Bhupathi and Leander Paes just won the Miami Open!! How happy am I!!!" Lara posted on her Twitter page.
The actress was at the Wankhede stadium in Mumbai to cheer for the Indian cricket team, while Bhupathi was busy playing in the finals of

Double shift ordered for early completion of uplift projects

SAHIWAL - Sahiwal Division Commissioner Qazi Muhammad Ashfaq Qureshi has taken a strong notice of the slow pace of construction work in the projects being completed under the Rs 500 million package announced by the Punjab government for the city.
He directed the departments concerned to immediately start double shift for completion of these projects within next 2 months. He gave these directions, while reviewing the development projects at a special meeting held in his office.

Double registration in census against law: Taj

KARACHI- Media Coordinator to Sindh government Taj Haider Sunday said the persons, who became the citizens of Sindh in accordance with the citizenship law, were eligible for registration under the forthcoming census in the province but double entry would be deemed as a violation of law.
In a statement, he said those who come to Sindh from other provinces, were Pakistani citizens. Taj Haider, also the general-secretary of Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Sindh, said a single entry

Nadeem’s double ton lifts KPT

LAHORE - KPT's Nadeem Javed put PEB's bowling attack to the sword on the opening day of the second round match of the Patron's Trophy match here at the LCCA Ground. Nadeem cracked double century, while his team-mate Faraz Patil hit a century as KPT piled up 490 runs in the first innings. Later, KPT bowlers forced PEB to follow on after dismissing them for 230. In their second innings, PEB were at 231 for four. SCORES: KPT 490-4 in 83 overs (Nadeem Javed 260, 374 balls, 32 x4s, Faraz