As heatwave grips country, loadshedding adds salt
A report said that seven people lost their lives due to heatstroke in different areas.
Mon May 13, 2013
Electric inspectorates established in two districts
Staff Report KARACHI: The Energy Department of Sindh Government has established two new electric Inspectorates in Mirpurkhas and Larkana regions.
Thu May 09, 2013
Leading News Resource of Pakistan
Rs 11.25bn released for 19,000 MT furnace oil Staff Report ISLAMABAD: The energy committee of the federal cabinet here on Thursday was informed that Rs 11.25 billion funds have been released for increased furnace oil supplies to agreed level of 19,000 metric tonnes to maintain... New govt needs to focus on resolving power crisis Staff Report ... (more)
Wed May 08, 2013
ADB provides 99 mln USD to improve small cities in S. Pakistan
The Asian Development Bank and Pakistan Wednesday signed an agreement to invest 99.1 million U.S. dollars in improving water supply, sanitation, and solid waste management facilities of eight small cities in southern Pakistan, the ADB said.
Mon May 06, 2013
Pakistan Christian Post
Transgender participation as Candidates in Elections is step forward
Multan: May 6, 2013. A delegation of Centre for Human Rights Education- Pakistan today called on Haji Saeed Nargis, Candidate for the National Assembly Constituency NA 151- Multan and appreciated Haji Nargis for contesting in the upcoming elections.
Fri May 03, 2013
8 injured as MQM poll office bombed
KARACHI/QUETTA - A blast near an election office of Muttahida Qaumi Movement in Karachi left at least eight people wounded on Thursday evening.
Thu May 02, 2013
City sizzles at 42 OC
KARACHI: The city's weather turned extremely hot on Thursday bringing the temperature to 42 degree centigrade, said a weather advisory of Pakistan Meteorological Department .
During the hearing of suo motu case regarding the unprecedented load shedding in the country
By Hasnaat Malik ISLAMABAD: During the hearing of suo motu case regarding the unprecedented load shedding in the country, the Supreme Court was informed on Thursday that power generation had been badly affected these days due to the non supply of gas and furnace oil to the power sector.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Sindh halts to mourn MQM workers
For the second time in a week, City and other parts of Sindh came to a standstill on Friday as all business and educational institutions were shutdown, a day after six people were killed and 12 others injured in a blast targeting the MQM election office.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Slow retreat of monsoon floods in Pakistan hinders recovery
It is seven months since the monsoon rains fell on Mohammed Qayyum's village in the Taib area of Shikarpur District in Pakistan's southern province of Sindh.