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MPA Nargis Awan suffers heart attack

Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Punjab member Nargis Awan on Monday suffered a heart attack and was rushed to the nearest hospital for treatment. According to reports, Nargis Awan felt pain in her

Dr Seemin Jamali suffers brain haemorrhage

Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC) Deputy Director/emergency section in-charge Dr Seemin Jamali suffered brain haemorrhage on Thursday afternoon. She was immediately rushed to a private hospital where she is said to be

India’s BPO industry suffers 55pc attrition

NEW DELHI – The attrition rate in India’s business process outsourcing sector jumped to 55 percent from a year earlier, dealing a potentially fatal blow to the flagship industry, a study said on Thursday.
The study released by the Associated Chambers of Commerce and Industry of India (Assocham) blamed the high turnover rate on bad working hours and a perceived lack of long-term career growth. Between December 2010 and April 2011, the attrition rate in the BPO industry increased

Citizen suffers from police’s callousness

LAHORE – “Its been three days now and I am still waiting for registration of a first information report (FIR) at the Johar Town Police Station against unidentified robbers who looted a motorcycle, cellular phone and cash from me late at night on April 3,” citizen Talib Hussain told Pakistan Today on Tuesday.
“I have been visiting the Johar Town Police Station since the day I was robbed but policemen have not entertained my requests and not registered any case until today”, Talib

Nikkei index suffers worst plunge since 1987

TOKYO – The Nikkei index’s average share plunged 10.6 percent on Tuesday, posting the worst two-day rout since 1987, as hedge funds bailed out after reports of rising radiation near Tokyo. Many mutual funds were left on the sidelines, leaving them poised to dump shares into any rebound.
The yen tripped on talk of intervention by authorities trying to contain the economic impact from last week’s devastating earthquake and tsunami, but then recovered. The government bond yields

Reigning party suffers huge defeat in Ireland

DUBLIN – Ireland’s ruling Fianna Fail party suffered a crushing defeat in the general election and the opposition Fine Gael party is set to lead the next government, according to an exit poll on Saturday.
Fine Gael, led by former teacher Enda Kenny, won 36.1 percent of the vote on Friday, its best result since November 1982 but not enough for a parliamentary majority, the Millward Brown Lansdowne poll for the RTE broadcaster showed. By contrast the Fianna Fail party of Prime