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Mvenpick Hotels & Resorts has just taken over a five-star landmark hotel in Karachi from Sheraton, marking the first property in Pakistan to be managed by the upscale international hospitality company of Swiss heritage.
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Mithi, is the capital of Tharparkar District in the Sindh province of Pakistan. Mithi was made the capital of Tharparkar District in 1990, when the district was separated from Mirpur Khas to form a new District.lying 278 kilometres from Karachi and is located in a beautiful desert area.
KARACHI: The Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry has dispatched a consignment of ration packs for 10,000 people inhabiting in the drought-hit Tharparkar District with a view to share the sufferings and give some relief to distressed families.
KARACHI: Special Representative of Estonia to Pakistan Mr. Vaino Reinart on Monday expressed keen interest in Pakistan's energy and Information and communications technology sectors which have great investment potential.
KARACHI: The marble export from the country can cross $100 million level if the government assures the sector of regular power and gas supply during production hours.
Karachi: The first day of the new polio drive aimed at the city's 24 high-risk areas kicked off on Sunday when health workers administered polio vaccines to thousands of children amid tight security.
If cement sector is excluded from MRP and included in normal tax regime, the rate of cement will be reduced at least by Rs10 per 50kg bag.
Pakistani devotees stand on small boat during their journey to the shrine of the Sufi saint Hazrat Daud Bandagi Kirmani, for its annual 5-day festival, in Sharaqpur, 32 km west of Lahore in the Punjab province of Pakistan, on March 9, 2014.
ISLAMABAD: At least 62 children have died in a district of southern Pakistan where thousands are suffering from malnutrition, officials said Monday, as the country's top judge called the situation a national shame.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/10-Mar-2014/rupee-makes-fresh-impressive-gains-rises-to-101-40-to-a-dollar For news details Read on : Rupee makes fresh impressive gains, rises to 101.40 to a dollar KARACHI- The Pakistani rupee maintained its upward momentum as the local currency today made fresh gains against the US ... (more)
Six people including two Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat leaders and a cop were killed in separate acts of violence in the metropolis, on Sunday.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/sp-health/09-Mar-2014/more-than-11-million-pakistanis-might-become-diabetic-by-2030 For news details Read on : More than 11 million Pakistanis might become diabetic by 2030 KARACHI- There are currently 7.1 million diabetics in Pakistan and if measures are not taken to redress the situation, the ... (more)
By Shilpa Raina, Karachi, March 9 : Pakistan might not yet have granted India the long-promised most favoured nation status but that hasn't dampened the enthusiasm of fashion-retail chains here who view e-commerce as a means of fostering cross-border business and penetrating new global markets.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/09-Mar-2014/paf-c-130-carrying-edibles-lands-at-talhar For news details Read on : PAF C-130 carrying edibles lands at Talhar KARACHI- A Pakistan Air Force C-130 carrying edibles for the people of drought stricken areas of Tharparker has landed at Talhar on the instructions of Chief of the ... (more)
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/karachi/09-Mar-2014/10-banks-looted-in-karachi-in-the-first-three-months-of-2014 For news details Read on : 10 banks looted in Karachi in the first 3 months of 2014 KARACHI- More than 15 million rupees have been looted from 10 banks across Karachi in the first three months of 2014.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/karachi/09-Mar-2014/firing-in-korangi-kills-two-religious-party-workers For news details Read on : Firing in Korangi kills two religious party workers KARACHI- Two people belonging to a religious party were killed in a terrorism incident near Vita Chowrangi in Korangi area of metropolis.