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Taliban set terms to ceasefire

The banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) – in a letter to an anchor of a private TV channel – has made a conditional ceasefire offer to the government. The letter envisages an end

APML terms August 18 a dark day

All Pakistan Muslim League (APML) Spokesman Fawad Chaudhry has termed August 18, 2008 as a “destructive day in the political history of Pakistan”, when his party chief and former president Pervez Musharraf

Shujaat says what Fazl said on Abbottabad

Spearheading another controversy, Pakistan Muslim League-Quaid President Chaudhry Shujaat Hussain on Saturday backtracked from his party’s stance over the formation of the Abbottabad Commission, calling it “unnecessary”. “It is unnecessary to form

Greece bends to enforce EU terms

Debt-hit Greece hunkered down to enforce austerity after EU leaders brokered new conditions for cash to avert a default which could endanger the eurozone. The Socialist government of George Papandreou has just

PAC tells CDA to revisit nurseries’ lease terms

ISLAMABAD – The monitoring and implementation committee of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) on Thursday directed the Capital Development Authority (CDA) to revisit terms and rent of its land leased out to nurseries. The committee, chaired by Yasmeen Rehman, was told each nursery owner had been allotted one acre on yearly rent of Rs 11,000 only. The committee expressed reservations over the value of the rent. Yasmeen said the rent was less than even Rs 1,000 per month for an acre of

Labour Party terms Tory govt racist

LONDON – Britain’s Labour Party has claimed that the Tories’ government does not want Muslims to live in the central London while the mayor of London has also described the housing reforms as ‘draconian’, saying it could lead to ‘Kosovo-style’ social cleansing.
Karen Buck, the shadow work and pensions minister, said the government’s controversial plans to cut housing benefits were designed to force ‘black, ethnic minority and Muslim women’ out into the capital’s poorer suburbs.

KSE witnesses best week in terms of year-to-date average

KARACHI – The current week can be considered as the best week of the year with an outstanding gain of over 776 points with reasonably better volume when compared with YTD average volumes. The bullish rally was completely driven by local investors while foreign participation can be termed as negligible. During the week market witnessed an inflow of $292 million thanks to Friday’s inflow of $4.67 million, which turned the inflow towards the positive territory.
The much awaited MTS

Mushahid terms PPP government corrupt

ISLAMABAD – PML-Q Secretary General Mushahid Hussain Syed on Monday termed the PPP government corrupt and inept which had miserably failed in providing relief to the poor masses of the country.
Addressing a labour convention held here at the Pakistan Muslim League House, Mushahid Hussain said that Pakistan was a fit case for Egypt-like revolution as the country was facing massive financial crisis. Terming the PML as a symbol of federation, Mushahid said his party leadership could