Minor student locked up over non-payment of school fees

KARACHI: A seventh-grade student was prevented from taking lunch before and locked up alone in a room by the school administration over non-payment of school fees. The girl’s father Muhammad Adil Ansari has taken the school’s administration to court for

Apple cuts fees for small developers on app store

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple said it would cut in half its App Store fees to 15 percent but only for app developers earning less than $1 million annually. The company made the announcement in the face of lawsuits over its 30

KWSB illegally hikes non-refundable tender fees

KARACHI: The Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) has illegally increased non-refundable tender fees to Rs10,000 in violation of relevant rules and regulations. According to Sindh Public Procurement Regulatory Authority (SEPRA) – the body regulating the allotment of tenders in

Private schools reject 20pct reduction in fees during lockdown months

KARACHI: Private schools across Karachi and the rest of the country have rejected directives from the government seeking a twenty percent decrease in fees for the month of April and May due to the coronavirus pandemic. The Private Educational Institutions