Topic: Pre
jlic reports pre tax profit million
April 23, 2014

JLIC reports pre-tax profit of Rs295 million

KARACHI -Jubilee Life Insurance Company reported a pre-tax profit of Rs295 million for the first quarter of 2014, up 45pc from Rs 204 million for the same quarter in the preceding year. With after-tax profit of Rs 202 million, the earnings per share (EPS) stood at Rs 2.80. The company announced an ...

babri masjid demolition pre planned
April 05, 2014

Babri Masjid demolition pre-planned

An elaborate sting operation, conducted on 23 key people of the Ram Janambhoomi movement, claims that the demolition of the Babri Masjid on December 6, 1992, was elaborately planned by the various wings of the Sangh parivar and executed with precision by trained volunteers. It wasn’t, as it ...

‘Free zone’ demand rejected

LAHORE - The security services of the country have conveyed to their civilian bosses that they can’t accept Taliban’s demand for fixing a certain area in tribal region as ‘free zone’.As part of their conditions for peace talks, Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) had demanded ...

budget pre holds icap seminar
March 31, 2014

ICAP holds pre-budget seminar

karachi - The Southern Regional Committee of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Pakistan (ICAP) organized the pre-budget seminar 2014-15.A statement here on Sunday said that the moot was attended by around 250 participants comprising of both members, including the past presidents, and ...

Turkey labels YouTube leak a pre-election ‘plot’

ANKARA - Turkey’s embattled government vowed action on Friday over the bugging of a security meeting on Syria which was leaked on YouTube, labelling it a conspiratorial “plot” ahead of key local elections.The leak comes amid a fierce standoff between Prime Minister Recep Tayyip ...

Call for Saudi women to drive during Obama visit

RIYADH - Saudi activists have urged women to defy a traditional driving ban and get behind the wheel on Saturday, the second day of a visit by US President Barack Obama.‘We have fixed a day every month to pursue our campaign,’ activist Madiha al-Ajroush told AFP Friday, insisting that ...

jlicl reports rs million pre tax profit
March 05, 2014

JLICL reports Rs 1,390 million pre-tax profit

KARACHI : Jubilee Life Insurance Company Limited has reported a pre-tax profit of Rs 1,390m for 2013, up 72pc from Rs 809 million for preceding year. With after-tax profit of Rs 941m, the EPS stood at Rs 15.01. The company announced cash dividend at Rs 3.50 per share, which is in addition to an ...

slave wins at pre oscar spirit awards
March 03, 2014

12 Years a Slave wins big at pre-Oscar Spirit Awards

AFPSANTA MONICA-“12 Years a Slave” won big at the Independent Spirit Awards Saturday, taking home five trophies including best feature and building up momentum on the eve of the Oscars.The searing historical drama also earned prizes for British director Steve McQueen, supporting actress ...

hascol petroleum holds pre ipo
February 26, 2014

Hascol petroleum holds pre-IPO

LAHORE : The Lahore Stock Exchange organised a Pre IPO/Book building awareness session of Hascol Petroleum Ltd, inviting the chairman – Hascol, Mr. Mumtaz Khan along with his team to share the company’s financial performance before the TREC Holders and the investors of the Lahore Stock ...

indian govt defends record pre poll budget
February 18, 2014

Indian govt defends record in pre-poll budget

NEW DELHI : India’s embattled government said Monday it had lifted tens of millions of people out of poverty as it trumpeted its record in the last budget before elections it is widely tipped to lose.Finance Minister P. Chidambaram talked up his government’s achievements over the past ...

tareen flays pml pre election promise
February 13, 2014

Tareen flays PML-N’s pre-election promise on privatisation

MULTANPakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf Secretary General Jahangir Khan Tareen has disclosed that the local government elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be held by the end of April or start of May.“We’re willing to hold local government elections in KPK but Punjab and Sindh governments do not ...

stars laud scorsese at pre oscar nominees
February 12, 2014

Stars laud Scorsese at pre-Oscar nominees' lunch

AFPLOS ANGELES-US actor Jonah Hill joked that he would paint Martin Scorsese's house if the film legend asked him to, as he and "The Wolf of Wall Street" star Leonardo DiCaprio praised the veteran director. Hill, who was paid only $60,000 for his role Scorsese's latest film, said he couldn't ...

pre conditions talks ttp
February 04, 2014

No pre-conditions for talks: TTP

MIRANSHAH - The banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has unfolded the names of its 9-member political shura constituted to monitor and chalk-out the framework for holding talks with the government. Talking to a private TV channel Monday, TTP leader Ehsanullah Ehsan said that the political shura headed ...

hamza vows meet pre poll promises
January 09, 2014

Hamza vows to meet pre-poll promises

BAHAWALPUR  - PML-N leader Hamza Shahbaz Sharif said on Wednesday that the government was trying its level best steer the country out of crises and pledged to fulfil the pre-elections promises.He was addressing a public gathering in Uch Sharif. “Before the general elections, some ...

hamza vows meet pre poll
January 09, 2014

Hamza vows to meet pre-poll promises

BAHAWALPUR PML-N leader Hamza Shahbaz Sharif said on Wednesday that the government was trying its level best steer the country out of crises and pledged to fulfil the pre-elections promises.He was addressing a public gathering in Uch Sharif. “Before the general elections, some political ...

accused pre poll rigging
December 22, 2013

N accused of pre-poll rigging

CHINIOTThe Election Commission of Pakistan’s staff in Chiniot is allegedly fleecing the local voters who want to get their names shifted from the lists of one ward to another. The ECP staff and teachers tasked with the verification of the voters’ addresses earlier demanded Rs10,000 for ...

56 pre-feasibility studies to help applicants: Smeda

LAHORE (PR) - Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority has issued a rebuttal that refers to the article published in The Nation on December 20, 2013. SMEDA has contradicted certain versions made in the article about the Prime Minister’s Youth Business Loan (PMYBL) scheme.The ...

court grants wahab pre arrest bail
December 05, 2013

Court grants Wahab pre-arrest bail

LAHORE - An Additional District and Sessions Court Wednesday granted pre-arrest bail to cricketer Wahab Riaz till December 9. The court granted bail to the cricketer on submission of surety bonds of Rs 50,000. TMO M Amir had got registered an FIR against Wahab. The petitioner said they visited ...

superseded gen pre retirement leave
November 28, 2013

Superseded Lt-Gen goes on pre-retirement leave

ISLAMABAD - Following his supersession with the elevation of two military men at the top army slots who were next to him in the seniority list, Lieutenant General Haroon Aslam has proceeded on LPR (leave preparatory to retirement), with effect from Wednesday.Haroon Aslam was performing duties at ...

smartphone pre shopping
November 28, 2013

Smartphone for pre-shopping

Attention, shoppers: If you just decided to join the Black Friday shopping crunch but didn’t prepare well, don’t despair: Just pick up your smartphone. It could be your new best friend. Even if you haven’t invested a week or more reading sales circulars, you can play catch up with ...

rawalpindi episode pre
November 21, 2013

Rawalpindi episode a pre-planned conspiracy

MIRPUR (AJK)-Leading scholars representing diverse schools of thought from AJK said that the recent tragedy in Rawalpindi was not the clash between the two groups but an outcome of pre-planned external conspiracy for fanning sectarian hatred and terrorism in the country.Addressing news conference ...

smeda pre feasibility studies
November 05, 2013

Smeda pre-feasibility studies

LAHORE : - The downloads of pre-feasibility studies developed by the SMEDA for PM’s Small Business Loan Scheme for youth have reached a record number of 101,540 in a short span of one month. SMEDA has termed it a landmark achievement and an indicator of the popularity of the PM’s ...

ttp talks sans pre conditions
October 15, 2013

TTP for talks sans pre-conditions

WAZIRISTAN - Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader Hakimullah Mehsud has said that there should be no pre-conditions for holding peace talks from either side, according to a media report. In a statement issued from Waziristan, the TTP chief said that it would be premature to present any ...

pre paid sims blockade karachi stressed
October 05, 2013

Pre-paid SIMs blockade in Karachi stressed

KARACHI - Businessmen Group Chairman and Karachi Chamber former President Siraj Kassam Teli, after meeting with Additional IG & City Chief of Police Shahid Hayat at SITE Association with regards to ongoing targeted operation in Karachi against the criminals, once again appealed to the Federal ...

Pre-feasibility studies ready for PM’s Small Business Loan Scheme

LAHORE - The SMEDA has completed 50 fresh pre-feasibility studies for Prime Minister’s Small Business Loan Scheme announced for young entrepreneurs with an allocated budget of Rs.5 billion for the year 2013-14. According to SMEDA, all of these pre-feasibility studies have been made available ...

pia operated pre haj flights
October 04, 2013

PIA has operated 119 pre-Haj flights so far

LAHORE  : PIA has so far operated 119 pre- Haj flights and carried around 47,300 intending Haj pilgrims to Saudi Arabia. He said that PIA on the twenty fifth day of its pre-Haj operation, operated five Haj flights carrying over 1,800 intending pilgrims to the Holy Land. On Thursday, PIA flight ...

stone age pre mirpur
October 02, 2013

Pre-Stone Age signs discovered in Mirpur

MIRPUR (AJK)The evidence of a Stone Age settlement which flourished prior to 4th millennium BC has been discovered by experts at Chitterpari area in outskirt of Mirpur city of Azad Jammu & Kashmir here. A team of archaeologist headed by Dr Ashraf Khan from Taxila Institute of Asian ...

anderson accepts pre ashes break
September 03, 2013

Anderson accepts need for pre-Ashes break

LONDON:-  James Anderson doesn’t like taking a break from England matches but admitted Monday that it is in his best interests to stand aside from international duty before the return Ashes series in Australia. “An Ashes series is emotionally and physically draining — you do ...

party lg pre poll
August 27, 2013

Non-party LG election a pre-poll rigging

MULTANFormer prime minister Syed Yousuf Raza Gilani has said that the announcement to hold local government elections on non-party basis is pre-poll rigging.Talking to the journalists here at Multan Airport on Sunday night, he added that the motive behind holding non-party elections was to trap the ...

pre post polls
August 25, 2013

Pre and post by-polls

The by-elections have been most interesting and the results have revealed that the selection of the right candidate is a leading factor in the outcome. Despite the fact that Imran Khan (IK) himself led from the front a whirlwind campaign for his party’s candidates, particularly in the two ...