Sindh issues a 24-hour deadline for the resumption of gas supply all over the province

Sindh issues a 24-hour deadline for the resumption of gas supply all over the province

KARACHI: Sindh Transport Minister Owais Qadir Shah on Thursday issued a 24-hour deadline to the federal government for the resumption of the gas supply to the industries and CNG stations all over the province. Shah said that there will be Dama Dam Mast Qalandar against the federal government if the gas supply...

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Chilly Siberian winds grip Karachi this weekend

Chilly Siberian winds grip Karachi this weekend

KARACHI: Chilly Siberian winds will grip the city over the weekend, according to Weather Updates Karachi. “Karachi is likely to experience chilly Siberian Winds on Saturday and Sunday,” it said. “These Siberian winds may reach to 30-35kmph and gusting upto 45-55kmph,” weather updates further read. The effects of Siberian Winds in...

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PM Khan takes immediate notice of gas crisis, summons inquiry report within 72 hours

PM Khan takes immediate notice of gas crisis, summons inquiry report within 72 hours

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday has summoned an inquiry report into prevailing gas crisis in the country within three days, media sources reported. Taking notice of the ongoing gas crisis, that is disturbing routine life and commercial activities across the country, Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a meeting...

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Rickshaw service inaugurated for solid waste management in Peshawar

Rickshaw service inaugurated for solid waste management in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan on Wednesday introduced rickshaw service for collection and dumping of solid waste from Peshawar and its adjacent areas. The CM formally handed over new machinery and vehicles costing Rs80.5 million to the Water and Sanitation Services Peshawar (WSSP) in a ceremony held here....

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Faisalabad: Fire engulfs clothing store godown, fire brigades manage to douse the flame within 90 minutes

Faisalabad: Fire engulfs clothing store godown, fire brigades manage to douse the flame within 90 minutes

FAISALABAD: A fire that had erupted Wednesday night here in a godown in one of the city’s markets was brought under control after almost 90 minutes, rescue authorities said. According to rescue sources, the blaze broke out in a clothing retailer’s godown — located on the second floor — in Chiniot...

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Anti-encroachment operation at Khalid Bin Waleed  begins, ”illegal” fences and footpaths demolished

Anti-encroachment operation at Khalid Bin Waleed begins, ”illegal” fences and footpaths demolished

KARACHI: The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) initiated yet another anti-encroachment operation Wednesday night, this time at Khalid bin Waleed Road near the Tariq Road shopping area. According to officials, fences and footpaths of showrooms that were occupying additional and “illegal” space have been demolished. It was further noted that police...

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President Arif Alvi performs Umrah as doors to Kaaba get opened for him

President Arif Alvi performs Umrah as doors to Kaaba get opened for him

Makkah: President Arif Alvi on Wednesday performed Umrah and offered nafl prayers at the Great Mosque (Kaaba) here in the city. Alvi had travelled to Mecca after meeting Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz for the second part of his visit to the Kingdom. On this occasion, the doors to the Kaaba were opened...

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Pakistan refutes US blacklist report owing it to its liberal religious paradigms

Pakistan refutes US blacklist report owing it to its liberal religious paradigms

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Wednesday rejected the US State Department’s “unilateral and politically motivated” report on treatment of minorities which added it to a list of the countries that violate religious freedom. “Pakistan rejects the US State Department’s unilateral and politically motivated pronouncement released today in the context of its annual...

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Transporters, CNG association strikes infuriate public in Sindh

Transporters, CNG association strikes infuriate public in Sindh

KARACHI: The strikes of CNG association and transporters have left commuters all across Sindh in limbo on Wednesday (today). According to details, the CNG association announced yesterday to protest as the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) decided to halt gas supply to CNG stations across Sindh for indefinite period of time....

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Sharif brothers to meet today

Sharif brothers to meet today

ISLAMABAD: Deposed premier Nawaz Sharif will meet captive Shehbaz Sharif  on Wednesday (today), media reported. As per details, the meeting will take place at the residence of Opposition Leader in National Assembly, Shehbaz Sharif at Minister’s Enclave, declared a sub-jail by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) at 10:30 in the...

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