Turkey’s 2018 Budget Approved By Parliament-Highlights

ISTANBUL: Turkey’s parliament has approved the government’s 2018 budget, which includes increased spending on defense and projects a rise in the fiscal deficit to 65.9 billion lira ($17.28 billion).

In 2017, Turkey’s financial plan is relied upon to demonstrate a deficiency of 61.7 billion lira, more than double the 2016 spending shortage of around 30 billion lira.Turkey’s 2018 spending plan additionally extends impose salary of 599.4 billion lira, up somewhere in the range of 15 percent from gauges for 2017, and a 5.8 billion lira eacssential overflow.In the course of recent years, Turkey’s present record deficiency has augmented because of expanding government motivating forces to support the economy and protection spending. One year from now’s spending deficiency to total national output proportion is relied upon to be 1.9 percent.The Govt. says the extra barrier spending is direly expected to modernize the military, the second-biggest in the NATO cooperation, and meet the expenses of local and remote security operations.Turkey’s economy has bounced back from a downturn that took after an endeavored overthrow a year ago, helped by a progression of government jolt measures. Gross domestic product grew 11.1 percent year-on-year in the second from last quarter, its quickest extension in six years, as per official information.

Army chief to brief Senate on security situation Today

                    

                                                                        

ISLAMABAD: In a break from the past tradition, army chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa will brief the Senate’s Committee of the Whole on the security situation today (Tuesday), as legislators last week wanted to know the terms of reference (ToRs) of the Saudi-led Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC) that met in Riyadh recently.As per a declaration by the Senate Secretariat, Gen Bajwa will brief the whole House, to be changed over into a House board of trustees, in an in-camera sitting at 10am on December 19 on “the rising national security worldview for Pakistan as for late visits/advancements”.Director Senate Mian Raza Rabbani, Leader of the House Raja Muhammad Zafarul Haq, Leader of the Opposition Aitzaz Ahsan, individuals from the Senate and Minister for Defense Khurram Dastagir Khan will go to the meeting. Chief General Military Operations (DGMO) Major General Sahir Shamshad Mirza will go with the COAS.

Bangladesh appoint Shakib as Test cricket captain

    

DHAKA: Bangladesh on Sunday appointed all-rounder Shakib Al Hasan as Test captain, removing Mushfiqur Rahim from the post ahead of the two-Test home series against Sri Lanka starting January.

Shakib, who took the helm of the national Twenty20 side from Mashrafe Mortaza in South Africa, takes charge of the Test squad for the second time, having led the side in nine Tests between 2009 and 2011.Tamim Iqbal was removed as vice-captain of the Test side but Hasan said the opening batsman would continue as Shakib´s deputy in the Twenty20 squad.Mortaza remained at the helm of one-day international side but the BCB president indicated they would make a few other changes in near future.”Overall, we are willing to make a plan for next four to five years and the decision is just the beginning of the new plans,” he said.

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Sharif brothers will be behind bars soon- Qadri

Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri said on Tuesday that God willing, both Sharif brothers will be behind bars soon.

Talking to Geo News after the Lahore High Court (LHC) ordered the release of the inquiry report into the Model Town incident, which had left several PAT workers dead and scores injured, Qadri said, “to kill innocents is meaningless for [our heartless leaders]”. At least 14 people were killed and 100 others injured in police action against PAT workers during an ‘anti-encroachment operation’ on June 17, 2014.He said the provincial government will be challenging the report in the Supreme Court. 

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Sharjeel Khan Spot Fixing case- Banned for 5 years

Pakistan batsman Sharjeel Khan has been banned for five years for his part in a spot-fixing ring.

A Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) tribunal handed down the punishment following a hearing on Wednesday, but two and a half years of the ban is suspended.

Sharjeel Khan playing for Pakistan against Australia in 2016

The PCB has been conducting a long-running investigation into corruption in the Twenty20 Pakistan Super League.

Sharjeel, 28, has played one Test match, 25 one-day internationals and 15 Twenty20 internationals for Pakistan.

The full findings will be released at a later date.

Spot-fixing is where the outcome of a particular passage of play is pre-determined, as opposed to fixing the outcome of a match.