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KPT chairman calls on Sindh Governor

KARACHI: Chairman of Karachi Port Trust (KPT) Rear Admiral Jamil Akhtar called on Sindh Governor Mohammed Zubair at Governor House. The Governor said, on the occasion, that the federal government is working on priority basis on the development of the KPT. He said that the development of the Karachi Port ...

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KARACHI: BRINDEX-30 closed on the upper side on Tuesday at 20,267.41 points with a positive change of 104.04 and volume of 112,838,700 shares. High and Low were 20,348.60 and 19,520.11 respectively. Of 30 companies traded, 10 were up, 20 were down and 0 was unchanged. Total volume traded in the ...

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Bollywood showers newlyweds Anushka, Virat with love

Ever since the newlywed couple Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma tied the knot and they announced the news to the world, the pair has been receiving wishes and love from everyone, which of course includes Bollywood celebrities. From the legendary megastar Amitabh Bachchan to Anushka’s ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi’ ...

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New smart fabric created to store data invisibly for you

With everything turning ‘smart’ now, scientists have created smart fabric that can store invisible data in our clothes without the use of any sensors. Developed at the University of Washington (UW), the new fabric can store data from security codes to identification tags invisibly without the need of any on-board ...

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North-South gas pipeline’s BOOT agreement being negotiated

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani and Russian experts are in process of holding negotiations on Build-Operate-Own-Transfer (BOOT) agreement to lay an 1100 kilometer gas pipeline from Lahore to Lahore (North-South) for which the two countries had signed an intergovernmental accord two years back. The project, costing around $ 2 billion, is facing delay ...

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Tokyo stocks close lower ahead of central bank decisions

TOKYO: Tokyo’s main stock market closed slightly lower Tuesday, snapping a three-day winning streak as investors kept a close eye on central bank policy decisions this week. The benchmark Nikkei 225 index lost 0.32 percent, or 72.56 points, to close at 22,866.17, while the broader Topix index was up 0.10 ...

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