ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Fund wants further increase in power tariff, more taxes and complete disclosure of Chinese financial support.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Justice Nisar will leave today on a nine-day trip to the UK, where he will attend a handful of fundraisers.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN)-Forgive me, I may have missed something. There has of course been a lot to take in over the last few days. But, despite what the latest former Brexit secretary believes, it seems to me that the Brexit withdrawal agreement delivers almost exactly what the UK voted for in June 2016.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN)-The completion of the first deterrence patrol by INS Arihant, India’s first home-developed, nuclear-powered submarine, completing the nuclear deterrence triad, procurement of the S400 missile systems from Russia and the induction of new heavy-calibre guns for the artillery are changing the balance of power in the subcontinent. There was immense criticism by Pakistan in every forum, including international gatherings, when India signed the S 400 missile deal.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN)-The midterm elections have ended in the US with an apparently confusing message: Republicans have gained more seats in the Senate, Democrats in the House. But the real message is unambiguous: President Trump’s unchallenged rule has ended.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - As reports of malnutrition in the midst of affluent subsistence trickle in from different parts of the country, it is deeply astonishing that what they call (nutrition) programme for children has been suspended in Burdwan, till recently the rice bowl of West Bengal.
NEW DELHI (The Statesman/ANN) - It is not a little ironic that competitive corruption amongst its rank and file has overtaken a hallowed institution created to stand as a bulwark against corruption. Indeed, the Central Bureau of Investigation’s initial years did inspire awe and strike fear in equal measure, for it represented a lineage of detectives considered ace of aces and ranked amongst the best in the world.
KOTA KINABALU (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - Members of the Jiwa Kacau Cycling Team (JKCT) made the country proud by performing with flying colours at the 6th Kota Kinabalu Century Race, Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia last Sunday.
BANDAR SERI BEGAWAN (Borneo Bulletin/ANN) - The Royal Brunei Navy (RBN) welcomed the arrival of three Russian Navy Ships, namely Varyag (Slava - Class Guided Missile Class), RFS Admiral Panteleyev (Udaloy - class destroyer) and replenishment vessel RFS Boris Butoma (Boris Chilikin - class fleet oiler) on Monday.
COLOMBO (The Island/ANN ) - The United States sharing commitment with Indo-Pacific nations to advance regional interests has stressed the need to achieve an outcome consistent with democratic principles to political developments in Sri Lanka.