Govt to increase power, gas prices in phases

Govt to increase power, gas prices in phases

In order to enable gas producers to recover their receivables in the next four to five years, the federal government has stated that it will have to gradually increase the country’s oil and gas tariffs. “The previous government did not allow an increase in the gas tariff which resulted...

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Akcent congratulates Asif Ghafoor for his elevation to the rank of Lt-Gen

Akcent congratulates Asif Ghafoor for his elevation to the rank of Lt-Gen

After Asif Ghafoor was elevated to lieutenant general by the Pakistan Army, Romanian music artist Akcent, Adrian Sina, congratulated him on the promotion and could not help but take another dig at Indian fighter pilot Abhinandan Varthaman by looking forward to sharing “another fantastic cup of tea” with his “friend” According to a statement released by the...

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Air Chief presided over the 47th annual general meeting of PSF

Air Chief presided over the 47th annual general meeting of PSF

The 47th Annual General Meeting of Pakistan Squash Federation (PSF) was held on 26th November, 2020 at Air Headquarters, Islamabad. Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force who is also President PSF, presided over the meeting. Squash legends, representatives of provincial squash associations,...

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Naval Chief emphasizes need to revive Iqbal’s philosophy of Islamic Universalism

Naval Chief emphasizes need to revive Iqbal’s philosophy of Islamic Universalism

Two-day International Conference on ‘The Relevance of Iqbal’s Quranic Wisdom on Youth Education and Development” was organized by Bahria University Islamabad Campus. The objective of the event was to pay tribute and inculcate the philosophy of Allama Muhammad Iqbal in the young generation. Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad...

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Karachi turns chilly after first winter rain

Karachi turns chilly after first winter rain

On Tuesday, Karachi experienced its first winter showers, lowering the mercury to as low as 16 ° C and making the weather colder and chillier in the southern port city. Light to heavy rainfall was reported in different parts of the metropolis, including Gulzar-e-Hijri, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Rashid Minhas Road, Gulshan-e-Jamal,...

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54-member Pakistan Cricket squad divided into four groups on arrival in New Zealand

54-member Pakistan Cricket squad divided into four groups on arrival in New Zealand

On arrival in New Zealand, a 54-member Pakistan Cricket squad was split into four independent groups, each group isolated from other groups, living in separate blocks. The officials reported that the players and officials will remain in isolation for a period of 14 days, the duration being calculated from the date...

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Bukhari hints at ‘blackout’ of opposition on PTV

Bukhari hints at ‘blackout’ of opposition on PTV

Newly appointed Pakistan Television Chairman Naeem Bukhari pointed to the ‘blackout’ of the PTV opposition. When a reporter asked the new chairman outside the Supreme Court building if equal airtime on PTV will be provided to the opposition, Mr. Bukhari responded, “Not at all.” He said PTV was the state-run...

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Situation to worsen in the next two weeks if SOPs not followed: Asad Umar

Situation to worsen in the next two weeks if SOPs not followed: Asad Umar

Minister of Planning and Development Asad Umar feared on Tuesday that if preventive measures were not strictly adhered to, the country would face the worst coronavirus situation after two weeks. “We experienced a peak in Covid-19 cases in June and if we do not follow the Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs), we...

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Begum Shamim Akhtar’s funeral to be held in London on Friday

Begum Shamim Akhtar’s funeral to be held in London on Friday

Late on Friday morning, the funeral prayers of Begum Shamim Akhtar, mother of Nawaz Sharif and Shahbaz Sharif, will be held here at Regent’s Park Mosque. Family sources have stated that the funeral prayers on Friday morning have been arranged and soon after that the body will be flown to...

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If people love their lives, they must avoid political rallies: Nabil Gabol

If people love their lives, they must avoid political rallies: Nabil Gabol

Nabil Gabol, leader of the Pakistan Peoples Party and former lawmaker, said on Monday that if people love their lives, they must stop attending political rallies in the midst of the Covid-19 outbreak. For many PPP and PML-N workers, who are already facing the COVID-19 second wave challenge, the comment...

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