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Excellence centers for maternal child health being established in Sindh

KARACHI:  Sindh Health Care Commission (SHCC) has decided to provide technical assistance to Sindh Health Department for establishment of quality excellence centers to reduce ratio of maternal and neonatal deaths.”SHCC will provide technical assistance health department for capacity building of Read More

Cricket Australia name pay war boss Roberts as new CEO

MELBOURNE: Kevin Roberts, the face of Cricket Australia during toxic negotiations for a new pay deal with players, will succeed long-serving James Sutherland as the board’s CEO later this month.A former first class batsman for New South Wales with a Read More

Pakistan has no plan to go for IMF programme instantly, clarifies Asad Umar

ISLAMABAD: Minister for Finance Asad Umar Friday said that Pakistan had no plan to go for a programme with International Monetary Fund (IMF) instantly to get fresh loans.Talking to media after addressing a business community here at Islamabad Chamber of Read More

Australian spinners show form in drawn warm-up game against Pakistan

DUBAI: Australia’s second spinner, Jon Holland, grabbed five wickets in the drawn four-day match in Dubai on Tuesday, sending a warning to Pakistan for the two-match Test series.Pakistan ‘A,’ who had been facing an innings defeat, salvaged a draw by Read More

Private banks refuse to give more loans to PTI government

ISLAMABAD: The private banks have refused to give more loan to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, Geo News reported.A consortium of private banks refused to give more loans, saying they have already provided a massive loan of nearly Rs600 billion.The PTI Read More