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July 2, 2018 12:00 AM PPP seeks suspension of local bodies in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: In-charge central elections cell of the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) and former senator Taj Haider has written a letter to Chief Election Commissioner (CEC) Sardar Raza Khan demanding suspension of local bodies functions in Islamabad. Senator Taj Haider in his letter stated that local bodies elections were held in Islamabad in 2015 and alleged 1

June 16, 2018 12:00 AM Policy flaws forcing consumers to foot inflated bills for wheat, sugar

LAHORE: Consumers in the country have to pay far higher prices for domestically produced wheat and sugar because the rates of these two commodities are much higher compared to the international market. Massive devaluation has further highlighted the inefficiencies of our agricultural production as even after rupee lost Rs18 against the US dollar, since 4

May 17, 2018 12:00 AM India to halt operations in IHK for Ramazan

SRINAGAR: India will suspend operations against militants fighting its rule in Indian Held Kashmir (IHK) during the holy Muslim month of Ramazan, the government said on Wednesday. The move follows weeks of sporadic violence in the Muslim majority territory at the heart of decades of hostility between India and Pakistan, both of which claim the region 7

May 4, 2018 12:00 AM Ethiopia suspends football championship after attack on referee

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia: The Ethiopian Football Federation decided Thursday to suspend the country’s football championships because a team manager beat up a referee on Monday after he had awarded a goal to their rivals. During a special meeting to discuss the incident, the federation took the decision to allow time for discussions on recurring security 9

April 27, 2018 3:33 PM SHC suspends FBR notification against Shell Pakistan

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Friday set aside the directive of Federal Board of Revenue (FBR), which had suspended the sales tax registration of Shell Pakistan over tax fraud. In a statement, the oil giant, stated that the FBR had allowed the company to respond by April 30 and the tax authorities were clarified that the ‘relevant amount of tax had been paid in full therefore 6

March 19, 2018 12:00 AM Water? Not at Brazil forum on water shortages

BRASA­LIA: There’s no escaping water rationing in Brazil’s drought-hit capital Brasilia -- unless you’re attending an international conference on global water supply problems, local media reported. Brasilia has been on a schedule of rolling cuts to fresh water supply, neighborhood by neighborhood, since January 2017. But the estimated 40,000 people expected 14

January 29, 2018 12:00 AM PHC orders nine hospitals to suspend surgeries

LAHORE: The Punjab Healthcare Commission (PHC) has stopped 20 operation theatres of nine hospitals from doing surgeries and issued notices to 18 healthcare establishments for not implementing the Minimum Service Delivery Standards. As per a press release issued here on Sunday, out of 20 operation theatres, one each was of the Fazal Elahi Chattha Hospital 5

January 23, 2018 12:00 AM Will not work for PSO, oil supply for pumps with other oil companies to continue: tankers association

KARACHI: The negotiations between Pakistan State Oil and the Oil Tanker Owners and Contractors’ Association have collapsed with the looming threat of fuel supply shortage. While observing a countrywide strike, the Oil Tanker Owners and Contractors’ Association has suspended oil supply to Karachi and other major depots of country. The Pakistan State Oil sticks 9

January 7, 2018 12:00 AM US weighs Pakistani blowback as it piles pressure

WASHINGTON: The United States is examining ways to mitigate any Pakistani retaliation as it piles pressure on Islamabad to crack down on militants, a senior US official said on Friday, cautioning that US action could extend beyond a new freeze in aid. Pakistan is a crucial gateway for US military supplies destined for US and other troops fighting a 16-year-old 4

November 6, 2017 12:08 PM IHC seeks copy of accountabilty court's order to release Capt Safdar on bail

The Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Monday asked the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to submit a copy of the accountability court's order to release PML-N leader retired Captain Safdar on bail despite non-bailable arrest warrants being issued against him. On Oct 9, former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law was taken into NAB custody upon arrival 9