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May 24, 2018 12:00 AM Parliamentary parties okay Fata reforms bill

The session was attended by Barrister Zafarullah, Senate Opposition leader Sherry Rehman, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Shah Mehmood Qureshi, and Aftab Sherpao, Qaumi Watan Party (QWP). According to sources, earlier the government allies had a difference of opinion over the issue of Fata reforms. The coalition partners demanded that their 12 seats

May 22, 2018 12:00 AM Power breakdown again hits Punjab

ISLAMABAD: The feeble transmission system on Monday continued to haunt power sector in Punjab resulting in the massive disturbance in supply of electricity leaving the masses at the mercy of hot weather. On May 16, half of the Pakistan (Punjab, KP and Gilgit-Baltistan) experienced a massive breakdown caused by the tripping of Guddu 747-Raheem Yar Khan transmission

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Petition filed in SC to ban export of fruits, vegetables

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court was requested on Saturday to direct the authorities concerned to ban the export of fruits and vegetables until their prices fell within the common man’s reach, especially in the holy month of Ramazan. Advocate Zulfiqar Ahmed Bhutta has filed a petition with the apex court under Article 184 (3) of the Constitution against

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Dr Amjad takes charge as Pesco chief executive

PESHAWAR: Dr Muhammad Amjad Khan has taken charge as chief executive of Peshawar Electric Supply Company (Pesco). A press release said Dr Amjad belongs to Mardan district and received primary education in Peshawar. He graduated from University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar. Besides master’s in engineering, he did PhD in management. Dr Amjad

May 19, 2018 12:00 AM Woman dies as MPA’s vehicle hits rickshaw

PAKPATTAN: A woman died while her husband and another man sustained injuries when a vehicle of MPA Ahsanul Haq hit their rickshaw here on Friday. Reportedly, MPA Ahsanul Haq along with three others was returning to Bahawalnagar when his vehicle collided with the rickshaw of Muhammad Ameer. As a result, rickshaw driver Muhammad Ameer, Muhammad Ramzan

May 16, 2018 12:00 AM ExxonMobil eager to bring LNG supplies to Pakistan

Islamabad: ExxonMobil LNG Market Development, Chairwoman, Emma Cochrane, has said that Pakistan was a key strategic market for ExxonMobil and the company was eager to bring LNG supplies to fuel the country’s strong projected growth, says a press release. Whilst delivering her speech on LNG Market Development, during GEO, Board of Investment Conference 3

May 13, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab imposes strict conditions on flour supply under Ramazan package

LAHORE: The Punjab government has imposed strict conditions on wheat flour supply under Ramazan package 2018 to check misappropriation. To ensure grinding of highly subsidised wheat, the Food Department had asked flourmill owners to submit fresh power meter reading along with copies of three months’ paid electricity bills by Saturday (May 12, 2018). The comparison

May 11, 2018 12:00 AM IHC sets aside ECP ban on recruitment, development works

ISLAMABAD: A division bench of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) Thursday set aside an April 11 notification of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) through which the electoral body had stopped recruitment in the government departments and imposed a ban on development works. The ECP in its April 11 notification had said, “All kinds of recruitment in any ministry 1

May 11, 2018 12:00 AM Provincial budget 2018/19: Sindh earmarks Rs252bln for development schemes

KARACHI: Sindh government on Thursday allocated Rs252 billion under annual development program (ADP) for the next fiscal year of 2018/19, up a marginal 3.28 percent over the last year’s budget. Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah, unveiling the last budget of the provincial government’s tenure, said 80 percent of the next fiscal year’s ADP or Rs202 billion 3

May 10, 2018 12:00 AM Saudi Arabia can boost oil output

DUBAI: Saudi Arabia is monitoring the impact of the U.S. withdrawal from the Iran nuclear deal on oil supplies and is ready to offset any shortage but it will not act alone to fill in the gap, an OPEC source familiar with the kingdom´s oil thinking told Reuters. On Tuesday, U.S. President Donald Trump abandoned a nuclear deal with Iran and announced 2