Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 271 for query «generators»

November 23, 2017 12:00 AM 60,000 fish released into river in Lower Dir

TIMERGARA: To increase the fish produce in the district, the Lower Dir district government on Wednesday released 60,000 rare breeding fishes at River Panjkora at Zwal Baba point. The district government had allocated Rs500,000 in its Annual Development Programme for purchase of breeding fishes. (MPA Saeed Gul, district naib nazim Abdur Rasheed Khan, tehsil 1

October 30, 2017 1:43 AM Peace brings cricket back to Pakistan

LAHORE - Lahore’s Qaddafi Stadium was packed to capacity on Sunday as Sri Lankan and Pakistani players arrived in the ground amid unprecedented security measures. A large number of children and families were among the charged crowd that gathered at the stadium hours before the match started. The cricket match was played peacefully and successfully at the same Qaddafi 10

October 27, 2017 5:41 AM ‘Sufi teachings can rid country of terrorism’

MULTAN: We can curb the rising extremism in society by promoting the teachings of Sufi saints, said Makhdoom Shah Mahmood Qureshi on Thursday. He was addressing the devotees after inaugurating the 778th urs of Hazrat Bahauddin Zakariya in Multan. Qureshi, who is the successor of the saint, bathed the shrine with rose water to start the urs celebrations 3

September 29, 2017 6:17 AM Security beefed up across Pakistan ahead of Ashura

KARACHI/LAHORE: Security arrangements for Muharram processions and congregations on 8th, 9th and 10th Muharram have been beefed up across the country. To ensure foolproof security during the Muharram processions, Karachi traffic police have outlined alternate routes and traffic arrangements for 8th, 9th and 10th Muharram. According to the traffic plan, MA Jinnah 6

September 22, 2017 11:59 PM CM reviews security arrangements for Muharram

LAHORE: A high-level meeting was held on Friday under the chair of Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif to review security arrangements for maintaining law and order during Muharram. Addressing the meeting, the chief minister said that foolproof security arrangements should be ensured, more than the previous years, for maintaining law and order and protection 6

August 24, 2017 5:16 PM Typhoon Hato leaves 16 dead after lashing southern China

MACAU: The death toll from Severe Typhoon Hato rose to at least 16 Thursday after the storm left a trail of destruction across southern China, blacking out Macau´s mega-casinos and battering Hong Kong´s skyscrapers. Eight died in the gambling hub of Macau, where images showed cars underwater and people swimming along streets. The enclave´s famed mega-casinos 13

August 21, 2017 1:03 AM 65,155 take medical colleges admission test amid tight security

LAHORE - As many as 65,155 candidates (41,563 females and 23,592 males) appeared in the medical and dental colleges admission test for Punjab that was conducted by the University of Health Sciences (UHS) Lahore simultaneously in 13 cities of the province amid tight security on Sunday. Last year, 56,272 candidates appeared in the test. The test started 14

June 19, 2017 10:11 AM Hasan Ali explains his unique celebration

LONDON: Pakistan’s newest cricket darling Hasan Ali turned a lot of heads in the 2017 ICC Champions Trophy, not just with his lethal bowling but also with his post-wicket celebrations. Some quipped it was his tribute to the millions of electricity-deprived compatriots who spend their summers starting generators when the power is out since it seems like he is revving 31 1

March 6, 2017 8:16 AM A VVIP took security deputed at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine half an hour before attack: Sindh CM

Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Monday confessed there was inadequate security at the time of a deadly suicide attack at the shrine of Sufi saint Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan. “As I have told you the deployment of police was insufficient there [Sehwan]… I agree with you on this that police deployment was less and there were no proper [security] 83 2

February 28, 2017 5:17 AM Five-tier security planned for PSL final participants

LAHORE: Both the teams contesting Pakistan Super League final match in the provincial metropolis will be accorded five-tier security to avert any eventuality, decides the Punjab government. The provincial cabinet committee on law and order which met here on Monday with Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif in the chair decided to provide the PSL final participants 13