Real fear of stagflation emerges as inflation hits high

Real fear of stagflation emerges as inflation hits high

The spectre of rampant inflation has loomed ever since the government decided to devalue the rupee. The subsequent increase in Pakistan’s import bill, especially for oil, increased transport costs for domestic products and that increase was always likely to be passed on to the consumer. The Consumer Price Index (CPI)...

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‘Wink-girl’ Priya Prakash Varrier’s release stirs excitement amid public

‘Wink-girl’ Priya Prakash Varrier’s release stirs excitement amid public

Famous for her iconic wink, internet sensation and actress Priya Prakash Varrier recently turned fangirl when she came face to face with superstar Mohanlal. The actress took to social media to share her excitement and joy with her 6.5 million followers. Priya Prakash Varrier, the internet’s ‘wink girl’ announced on...

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Punjab Food Minister pays a surprise visit to Sunday markets in Lahore

Punjab Food Minister pays a surprise visit to Sunday markets in Lahore

LAHORE: In a bid to ensure provision of quality food, Punjab Minister for Food Samiullah Chaudhry and Director General Punjab Food Authority (PFA) Captain (R) Muhammad Usman on Sunday made surprise visits together to Sunday markets in Lahore and inspected food commodities, media officials reported. They conducted checking of Sunday...

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PM Khan to launch ‘Sehat Card Scheme’ today

PM Khan to launch ‘Sehat Card Scheme’ today

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan will launch ‘Sehat Card Scheme’ today, media sources reported. Prime Minister Khan will perform groundbreaking ceremony of the scheme at 3:00 pm. Under this scheme, treatment for angioplasty, brain surgery, cancer and other diseases will be done free of cost. In the first phase, the...

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Allegedly raped law student blackmailed, receives life threats by culprits

Allegedly raped law student blackmailed, receives life threats by culprits

ISLAMABAD: An alleged rape victim has said that she was being issued life threats by the culprits and was being forced to change her statement before the court, media sources reported on Sunday. She, in a video message which has gone viral on social media, claimed that Asad Hashmi, who...

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13-year-old girl kidnapped and killed in Khairpur

13-year-old girl kidnapped and killed in Khairpur

KHAIRPUR: A 13-year-old girl, Rimsha, was brutally killed after few days of being kidnapped in Khairpur, media sources reported on Sunday. According to the details, a suspect Zulfiqar Wassan, along with his accomplices stormed at a house in Khairpur and kidnapped the 13-year-old girl Rimsha. Her mother told the journalists...

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Karachi: 3 of a family killed as roof collapses

Karachi: 3 of a family killed as roof collapses

KARACHI: At least three members of a family were killed after roof of a house collapsed on Monday in Korangi area, Karachi, media sources reported. The victims, Liaquat, his daughter Sobia and his grandson Ayan, got buried under the rubble of the two-storey house and passed away. The incident of...

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Kashmir Solidarity Day to be observed across Pakistan on 5th Feb

Kashmir Solidarity Day to be observed across Pakistan on 5th Feb

ISLAMABAD: Kashmir Solidarity Day will be observed across Pakistan and the world on Tuesday to express solidarity with the people of Indian occupied Kashmir struggling for their right to self-determination under the United Nations resolutions. The day is being observed to give a loud and clear message to the world...

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