Leading news channel Dunya News has apologised to PML-N leader Nasir Butt and agreed to pay £ 90,000 in damages in order to avoid a full trial for defamation due to allegations that it had earlier made against him. Dunya News will also pay his legal costs, which amounted to approximately £ 85,000. The Pakistani […] The post Murder And Mafia Allegations: Pakistan Channel Pays Nasir Butt £90,000 In Defamation Case appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
As Pakistan secured pledges of nearly $10 billion at a UN conference in Geneva on Monday, the plight of average Pakistanis continues to get worse. Not only are millions of Pakistani children at risk of waterborne diseases due to the floodwaters not having receded in four months, but the devastation of crops and hectares of […] The post Devastating Floods Lead To Wheat Scarcity In Pakistan appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.
The Supreme Court of Pakistan upheld the findings of Competition Commission of Pakistan (CCP) against the Pakistan Poultry Association (PPA) in the first-ever cartel case in the country’s judicial history. However, the apex court reduced the penalty amount imposed on the PPA from Rs. 100 million to Rs. 25 million. In a statement issued yesterday, […] The post Supreme Court Upholds Competition Commission Findings Against Poultry ‘Cartel’ appeared first on The Friday Times - Naya Daur.