State Bank of Pakistan wins the global award as the best Central Bank in Promoting Islamic Finance

State Bank of Pakistan wins the global award as the best Central Bank in Promoting Islamic Finance

State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has won the global award as the best Central Bank in promoting Islamic finance for the year 2018.  The coveted award is conferred by Islamic Finance News (IFN), an arm of REDmoney Group, Malaysia. IFN Best Banks Poll is regarded as one of the most...

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SBP denies news item regarding 18 undeclared bank accounts

SBP denies news item regarding 18 undeclared bank accounts

State Bank of Pakistan categorically denies a news item published in a leading English language newspaper relating to the bank accounts of Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) to the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP). SBP neither maintains the database of banks’ individual accountholders nor possesses any related information / record thereof. Banks...

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Hrithik Roshan celebrates his 45th birthday

Hrithik Roshan celebrates his 45th birthday

Actor Hrithik Roshan celebrated his 45th birthday on Thursday with family and friends. The day began with an intimate family time with his dad, actor-director Rakesh Roshan and by cutting a cake. Sharing the picture, his mother Pinkie Roshan wrote: “#family#birthday #wishes#hugs#joy#happiness#surgery successful #divine grace#angels#gratitude#grandchildren#blessings in life#.” View this post on Instagram...

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Man murders stepfather over his greed for inheritance

Man murders stepfather over his greed for inheritance

SUKKUR: A man killed his elderly stepfather over his greed for inheritance here in the town’s Saleh Pat locality, authorities confirmed Thursday night after the murderer’s confession. According to police, Muhammad Nawaz had shot dead his stepfather, Datar Dino, 70, while he was asleep during the night and then blamed the...

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Knife Crime: Unidentified assailants murder 2 people in Lahore

Knife Crime: Unidentified assailants murder 2 people in Lahore

LAHORE: Unknown assailants murdered two people Thursday night here in the city’s Nawan Kot neighbourhood, police said, in a knife crime that has left the locality shaken with fear. Police officials have taken the bodies of both Arsalan, 24, and a 12-year-old domestic help Tariq, into custody after gathering initial...

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Alleged shoe-thief beaten up by shop owners upon sneaking a pair of shoes

Alleged shoe-thief beaten up by shop owners upon sneaking a pair of shoes

GUJRANWALA: An alleged shoe tief was caught late Thursday night in a footwear shop in Satellite Town Market by its owners and beaten up before being handed over to the police. According to shopkeepers, the thief was attempting to sneak shoes while he was caught red-handed which explains why he was...

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Police officer embraces martyrdom during drug-selling raid

Police officer embraces martyrdom during drug-selling raid

RAWALPINDI: A police officer was killed during a raid carried out Thursday night here in the Wah Cantt police station’s jurisdiction, authorities said. According to the spokesperson for the Rawalpindi Police, Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) Riaz was critically injured when the suspects opened fire during a raid at a drug-sellers’ den....

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