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Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan under pressure from fundamentalists (Photo: IANS)

Islamist revolt rocks Imran Khan government

Pakistan’s Imran Khan government took the risky decision of banning social media for some time on Friday, a day after proscribing Tehreek-i-Labbaik Pakistan (TLP), an outfit that has mobilised and choked the streets with a sea of protesters. Khan’s decision to obstruct the cyber-waves followed nearly three days of rioting by the TLP, after its leader Saad Rizvi was arrested. The radical TLP had launched the countrywide protest on Monday, after the arrest of its chief Saad Hus....read more

Global copper demand to increase massively in 2020s

The 2020s are expected to be the strongest phase of volume growth in global copper demand in history, as per Goldman Sachs.

Goldman Sachs has argued that the critical role copper will play in achieving the Paris climate goals cannot be ....read more