Vulgar Photoshoot in front of Quaid-e-Azam statue in Islamabad Sparks Outrage

Musical band, Mystical Shayari’s bold photo-shoot at Quaid-e-Azam monument along with national moto of Pakistan, Unity, Faith has sparked outrage on social media after pictures went viral. Social media users have expressed anger at a couple spotted making photos in bold dressing in front of a portrait of Pakistan’s founding father Quaid-e-Azam in federal capital. The couple, who appears to …

KASB’s KTrade raises $4.5m to enable Pakistanis to invest in Pakistani stocks

KASB, Pakistan’s leading stock brokerage has raised $4.5m from global investors in one of the largest fintech investments in Pakistan. Leading Pakistani fintech stock trading app KTrade today announced it has raised $4.5 million in a funding round from a range of global investors and institutions led by Hong Kong-based TTB Partners, and HOF Capital from New York. German fintech …

Unvaccinated people banned from domestic air travel

The Natio­nal Command and Opera­tion Centre (NCOC) has decided that unvaccinated people, over the age of 18, cannot be allowed to undertake domestic air travel. Federal Minister for Pla­n­ning, Development and Spe­cial Initiatives Asad Umar, who also heads the NCOC, said that Pakistan had the lowest mortality rate among Covid-19 patients as compared to other countries of the region. According …

Broadsheet, NAB back in UK court over $1.2 million

Broadsheet LLC and the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) are back in the London High Court after failing to agree on the issue of interest and costs, besides the payment of a remaining US$ 1,222,037.90 (£892,521.50), owed by the Pakistani anti-graft watchdog as part of a contract signed with the British asset recovery firm. The Pakistan government lawyers at the Allen …