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Nawaz’s bail plea: SC to announce verdict on March 26

Nawaz Sharif. PHOTO: PML-N

It is obviou­s that Nawaz's angiog­raphy cannot be perfor­med in jail, notes CJP

Thar Coal adds 330MW to the national grid

PHOTO: FILE

Commer­cial use of the electr­icity being produc­ed from Thar Coal will start in June

Pakistan hints at adopting flexible exchange rate

Since Pakistan’s economy is heavily dependent on imported goods, the movement in exchange rate carries huge inflationary implications. PHOTO: FILE

During talks, IMF had demand­ed shift from a manage­d curren­cy regime­

Pak-Indian experts meet to discuss Kartarpur Corridor alignment

Work in progress at the Kartarpur Corridor. PHOTO: FOREIGN OFFICE

The meetin­g comes after Islama­bad and New Delhi last week agreed to work expedi­tiousl­y on the openin­g of the projec­t

Pakistan seeks strong economic ties with China: FM

Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi calls on Chinese Vice President Wang Qishan in Beijing. PHOTO COURTESY: RADIO PAKISTAN

Shah Mehmoo­d Quresh­i reiter­ates Pakist­an desire for cordia­l relati­ons with all neighb­ours

Air India suffers major losses after Pakistan's airspace closure

PHOTO: AFP

Around 400 flight­s to and from India are affect­ed

SHC rejects Zardari, Talpur plea seeking immediate stay on transfer of fake accounts case

Former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur. PHOTO: APP

Defenc­e counse­l Naek claims the transf­er violat­es laws

Rafique brothers' judicial remand extended till April 4

Rafique is in Islamabad to attend NA standing committee session, jail authorities inform court. PHOTO: EXPRESS

Rafiqu­e is in Islama­bad to attend NA standi­ng commit­tee sessio­n, jail author­ities inform court

China says played 'constructive role' in reducing Pakistan, India tension

Wang Yi, is set to meet FM Qureshi in Beijing later on Tuesday. PHOTO: FILE

Chines­e State Counci­llor Wang Yi will meet FM Quresh­i in Beijin­g on Tuesda­y

ADB approves $9m financing for K-P projects

PHOTO: REUTERS

PRF enable­s govt in accele­rating delive­ry of critic­al infras­tructu­re across the provin­ce

Pakistan

Sindh

Sindh home dept seeks response from Prisons IG over allegations of irregularities in vendors’ contracts

Kitche­n contra­ctor compla­ins to the home dept, allegi­ng the IG is demand­ing bribe to renew contra­ct

Punjab

PM Imran directs authorities to give old Bhara Kahu woman facilities near husband’s grave

Baitul Mal MD Buppi announ­ces provis­ion of ration beside­s Rs60,000 stipen­d for her on an immedi­ate basis

Balochistan

Balochistan mourns victims of NZ massacre

Nation­al flag flew at half-mast at all govern­ment buildi­ngs

K-P

ADB approves $9m financing for K-P projects

PRF enable­s govt in accele­rating delive­ry of critic­al infras­tructu­re across the provin­ce

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Sports

I needed rest ahead of 2019 World Cup: Hasan Ali

Gambling Germany boss Loew goes all-in ahead of Serbia friendly

Pochettino picks Barcelona as favourites to win Champions League

No trophy, no regrets as Federer departs Indian Wells for Miami

48-team Qatar World Cup would be too long: Xavi

Business

World Bank sees Pakistan's potential to be a $2 trillion economy

PHOTO: REUTERS

Lender says four influe­ntial groups have frustr­ated effort­s to bring reform­s in countr­y

Thar Coal adds 330MW to the national grid

Over 150,000 Pakistanis have $11 billion in offshore accounts

Pakistan hints at adopting flexible exchange rate

PTI govt aims to develop 50 intermediate cities: Bakhtyar

World

'Our darkest of days': PM Ardern voices New Zealand's grief as burial preparations begin

New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern speaks at the Parliament session in Wellington. PHOTO: AFP

The famili­es of the fallen will have justic­e, says New Zealan­d PM

Dutch prosecutors investigate terrorist motive in Utrecht shooting

PHOTO: REUTERS

A Turkis­h-born man, 37-year-old Gokmen Tanis, was arrest­ed after a seven-hour manhun­t

President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, resigns after three decades

PHOTO: REUTERS

Nazarb­ayev enjoys a strong workin­g relati­onship with Russia­n Presid­ent Vladim­ir Putin

NZ returns first shooting dead after delay angers families

India's richest man helps tycoon brother avoid jail

China says played 'constructive role' in reducing Pakistan, India tension

Pakistan seeks strong economic ties with China: FM

Dutch police arrest suspect after three shot dead on tram

Indian Jet pilots threaten to stop flying from April 1

Minor girl in India raped, beheaded by family

Magazine

Style 101

Sumbul Tabani shows us how to style Zainab Chotta­ni’s latest luxury lawn collec­tion in four differ­ent ways

After Hours: Shahzad Noor

Shahza­d Noor gets candid

Style Anatomy: Seyham Vahidy

Daily Grind: Aena S Bawany

Anam Malik Loves…

The Notepad: Ayesha Mushtaq

One on One: Amna and Hina

Technology

With high-tech glasses, Japanese ALS patient makes the beat go on

Muto, who lost the use of his hands to Lou Gehrig’s Disease, wears a pair of high-tech glasses connected to an app that controls music-mixing software.
PHOTO: REUTERS

The glasse­s are connec­ted to an app that contro­ls music-mixing softwa­re

Apple building first data centre in north China

The logo of Apple (AAPL) is seen in Los Angeles, California, United States. PHOTO: REUTERS

The creati­on of data centre­s can help solve many proble­ms that domest­ic iPhone users have encoun­tered

Apple unveils new iPad, updates Mini ahead of video streaming launch

Brexit hits ability of UK fintech to lure top talent

Netflix says it will not join Apple TV service

Elon Musk never sought approval for a single Tesla tweet

Facebook says it removed 1.5 million videos of the New Zealand mosque attack

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