Interior Minister Rehman Malik on Monday presented an interim report to President Asif Ali Zardari on action against targeted killers, outlaws and miscreants in Karachi, informing the president about the number of…
The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has completed a fact-finding mission in Karachi to ascertain the causes of the current wave of violence in the country’s largest metropolis in which heavy…
A local court on Tuesday extended PML-N MNA Anjum Aqeel Khan and his co-accused National Police Foundation (NPF) deputy director general and former DIG Laiq Ahmed’s interim bail until July 25 in…
Additional district and session judge has granted an interim bail to Attiqa Odho till July 14. It may be recalled that Attiqa Odho was stopped at the Benazir International Airport after two…
Additional district and sessions judge has granted interim bail till July 14 to Attiqa Odho, in a case registered against her for possessing liquor. Attiqa Odho reached Benazir International Airport a few…
Yemeni protesters demonstrated on Monday demanding the formation of an interim ruling council to prevent the wounded president from returning to power and the removal of his relatives from positions of authority.…
Additional District and Sessions Judge Shahida Saeed on Saturday granted interim bail to cricketer Imran Nazir until June 22 in a case of attempting kidnapping, which was registered at the Lytton Road…
Al Qaeda has appointed an Egyptian militant as temporary leader and named a new head of operations following the killing of Osama bin Laden by US commandos, al Jazeera reported on Wednesday,…
CAIRO – Egypt’s military rulers on Wednesday issued an interim constitution under which the transitional administration will run the country until elections allow power to be returned to an elected government.
The decree, read by a member of the ruling Supreme Council of the Armed Forces, confirmed that the military would hold presidential powers until a new head of state is elected.
The interim constitution’s 62 articles included amended sections of the old constitution
KARACHI – The board of directors of JS Investments Limited (JSIL), the Management Company of JS Income Fund (JS IF) and JS Cash Fund (JS CF), approved interim dividends for JS IF and JS CF for the third quarter of FY 2011, ended March 31, 2011.
A pay out of Rs 2.00 per unit was approved for the Unit Holders of JS IF, which takes the total payout for the current fiscal year to Rs 6.00 per unit, while an interim payout of Rs 2.50 per unit was approved for the Unit Holders of JS CF,
ISLAMABAD – The Flood Commission constituted by the Supreme Court on Friday submitted its interim report with the apex court on the damages caused by floods last summer, saying irrigation infrastructure in Balochistan suffered serious damage during the catastrophic floods.
After receiving the interim report, Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry issued notices to concerned parties and fixed the case for hearing on March 28 before a bench already hearing the matter.
LAHORE – The Lahore High Court on Thursday granted interim bail to PML-Q leader Moonis Elahi in the National Insurance Corporation Limited (NICL) case till March 17 against a surety bond of Rs 10 million and two personal sureties of the same amount.
However, the court expressed annoyance over Moonis Elahi’s statements which were made against the courts. The bench headed by Chief Justice Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhry and comprising Justice Ijaz ul Ahsan granted bail on a plea moved by
TUNIS/MUSCAT/MANAMA – Tunisian Prime Minister Muhammad Ghannouchi resigned on Sunday, as security forces clashed with protesters in Tunis demanding the removal of some ministers of his interim government. “I have decided to quit as prime minister,” Ghannouchi told a news conference, saying that he thought carefully before taking the decision which was supported by his family.
“I am not running away from responsibility. This is to open the way for a new prime minister. I am not
KARACHI – The Board of Directors of Al Meezan Mutual Fund Limited (AMMF), in its meeting held on Thursday February 17, 2011, declared an interim cash dividend of five percent per share (i.e. Rs 0.50 per share) for the quarter ended December 31, 2010. The book closure will be held from March 24, 2011 to March 31, 2011
Al Meezan Mutual Fund, a closed end equity fund, reported a net income of Rs 170 million for the half year ended December 31, 2010. This translates into earnings
ISLAMABAD – The Muslim Conference, the ruling party of the Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), and the Pakistan People’s Party are on the same page to amend the interim constitution act of 1974 to suspend election on the twelve seats reserved in Pakistan for Kashmiri refugees.
Well-placed sources told Pakistan Today on Sunday that senior AJK leaders Chaudhry Majeed, Chaudhry Yaseen and Chaudhry Lateef Akber had a brainstorming session with President Asif Ali Zardari on the issue. “They
KARACHI – Al Meezan, the largest asset management company in the private sector in Pakistan, announced the second interim dividends for its three fixed income funds. According to a statement of Al Meezan Investment Management Limited, the second interim dividends for its three fixed income funds, including Meezan Sovereign Fund (MSF) Meezan Cash Fund (MCF) and Meezan Islamic Income Fund (MIIF) stood respectively at Rs 0.65, Rs 1.25 and Rs 1.0 per unit.
The payouts are in the form