Health budget increased by 54 pecent
Staff Report KARACHI: Sindh government has allocated Rs17 billion for the Annual Development Programme of health department in its budget presented on Monday, a figure 54 percent more than what was allocated in the last fiscal year.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
PM calls for reconciliation in Balochistan ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday directed Balochistan Chief Minister Dr Abdul Malik Baloch to initiate a process of reconciliation with estranged Baloch elements.
Thu Jun 06, 2013
MQM observes day of mourning
Port, industrial and trading activities suspended in Sindh By Razi Syed KARACHI: Karachi and several other cities in the Sindh province wore a deserted look on Thursday as major industrial, trading and port activities were suspended due to day of mourning declared by Muttahida Qaumi Movement against kidnapping and killing of its workers.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Three women killed in Karo-Kari incidents
SUKKUR: Karo-Kari claimed three lives in separate incidents on Sunday.A newly-wed woman was killed by her father and cousins in Khairpur.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
Recent Study: Mari Petroleum Company Limited (MARI) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
It conducts the exploration and development of natural resources to produce crude oil, natural gas and condensates.
Fri May 31, 2013
SC emphasises equal distribution of electricity ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court Friday directed Pakistan Electric Power Company and National Transmission & Despatch Company to ensure equal distribution of electricity among domestic and commercial consumers.
Thu May 30, 2013
Karo-kari claims 2 lives
SUKKUR Karo-kari claimed two more lives when a man and woman were gunned down in Khamiso Badani Jatoi village, district Shikarpur.
Wed May 29, 2013
In Pakistan, Is the Third Time a Charm?
The country's recently-elected prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, has already served twice and is making the case that this time around, things will be different.
Tue May 28, 2013
Sindh Assembly meets in inaugural session
By Razzak Abro KARACHI: The newly elected lawmakers of the Sindh Assembly will take oath in its inaugural session, to be presided over by outgoing speaker Nisar Ahmed Khuhro, on Wednesday .
Mon May 27, 2013
Election tribunals in Sindh dissolved
KARACHI: Three tribunals set up by the Election Commission of Pakistan in Sindh were dissolved on Monday following objections by the Sindh High Court .
The Daily Star
Mueen, Ashraf to be tried in absentia
A tribunal in Dhaka, which is dealing with war crimes cases, decided on Monday to hold the trial of two fugitive leaders of Al-Badr, a group which assisted then Pakistani occupation army, in absentia.
Sun May 26, 2013
Five Guddu units start functioning
KARACHI: Five, out of 13 tripped units of Guddu Thermal Power Plant have started working after technical faults were removed on Sunday.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Meter-Gauge of Sindh
Today's post is dedicated to the Meter Gauge Railway located in Sindh province of Pakistan, which in its hey-day, had a network of 517 kilometers of track.
Sun May 19, 2013
As heatwave grips country, loadshedding adds salt
A report said that seven people lost their lives due to heatstroke in different areas.