Shabbar Zaidi expected to take long sick leave from FBR

ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf government’s favorite for tax reforms, Chairman  Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) Shabbar Zaidi is expected to leave for health reasons with constantly growing revenue shortfalls against the target for the second year in a row. Mr.

WHO to decide if coronavirus has become global crisis

WASHINGTON: The World Health Organization (WHO) called a meeting of its emergency committee to decide whether the outbreak of the new coronavirus constitutes an international public health crisis. “Preventing the spread of this epidemic both in China and internationally is

SHC orders trial court to decide Naqeebullah murder case

KARACHI: On Friday, the Sindh High Court (SHC) dismissed bail applications by the accused police officers identified in the murder case of Naqeebullah Mehsud. SHC announced the verdict which was earlier reserved. Upon hearing arguments from both sides, police officers

FATF to determine Pakistan’s fate today

BEIJING: After the final round of talks with the officials today, the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) will make its final decision on Pakistan’s removal from its grey list. Reports claimed that Pakistan briefed FATF officials on the measures taken

Canada yet to decide if it will bear security costs for royal couple

OTTAWA: The Canadian government has yet to determine whether to pay the security costs linked with the decision by Prince Harry and Meghan Markle to spend their time between Canada and Britain, Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said on Monday. In