Pakistan News

Swat’s major hospital short of facilities

MINGORA: Patients and their attendants here on Wednesday complained about the poor management and lack of facilities at the Saidu Group of Teaching Hospital. Saidu Teaching Hospital is considered the largest hospital of Malakand division where a large number of patients come for treatment, not only from Swat district but also from Shangla, Buner, Dir […]



China uncovers $30bn worth of illegal banking

BEIJING: Chinese police have this year uncovered $30 billion worth of illegal banking activity, involving 158 cases of underground banks and money laundering, the official Xinhua A special task force, jointly launched by the MPS, central bank, and foreign exchange regulator, uncovered illegal banking services in 192 locations, the report said. Beijing started a crackdown […]


Syrian refugees invent app for Germany’s bureaucracy maze

BERLIN: Interminable queues, impenetrable paperwork, unpronounceable German words — the hurdles for any newcomer to Europe’s top economy can be daunting but now there’s an app for that It’s called Bureaucrazy, after the often Kafkaesque process of getting housing, health care and a bank account, not to mention seeking asylum. The team is made up […]