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Monday, May 29, 2017 | Today's Paper

A balanced budget for election year

By Editorial

May 29, 2017 – 6:55 am

The Federal Finance Minister presented a deficit Rs 47.9 trillion budget for the next fiscal year which is generally considered a balanced budget or a better budget since the PML-N Government came to power some four years ago.

Pre-budget seminar

By Editorial

May 27, 2017 – 12:30 am

The pre-budget seminar held at University of Balochistan in presence of officials of Finance department was an appreciable effort requiring measure for awareness of students about the upcoming annual Balochistan Budget. But the most of presentations went uneconomic and irrelevant. Most of the officials started to talk about the China Pakistan Economic Corridor rather than putting a light on the upcoming budget of 2017-18.

FATA reforms deferred

By Editorial

May 25, 2017 – 7:30 am

There was total frustration and disappointment among a strong section of people when they learnt that the Government had deferred FATA reforms for an indefinite period.

Targeting PIA

By Editorial

May 24, 2017 – 7:30 am

It is strange that the criminal conspirators had targeted the Pakistan International Airline twice in less than two weeks planting heroin inside the aircraft not for profit making and smuggling but to give a bad name for the national airline.

Iran consolidates democracy, stability

By Editorial

May 23, 2017 – 7:33 am

Free, fair and impartial elections has proved beyond doubt that Iran is the only democratic country in West Asia where people are ruling supreme making and unmaking Government by using their power of ballot.