Daily Archives: September 7, 2012

Six die as it pours across the country

At least six people were reported killed in rain related incidents, as the late monsoon spell continued to lash the country on Thursday. Three persons of a family died and two others

Govt drops another energy bombshell

Government has dropped another energy bombshell on the people as NEPRA has hiked power tariff at the rate ranging between 0.99 paisas to Rs 1.14 per unit. The increased tariff will take

Senators lament Balochistan disorder

Around four fumed and frustrated treasury members of the Upper House on Thursday staged walkout from the House against what they called “non-serious approach” of the government to debate the law and

Pakistan accepts infected Australian sheep

Australian sheep infected with scabby mouth disease have made their way into Pakistan, Geo News reported on Thursday. Approximately 75,000 sheep departed from Australia on board the Fremantle-based Wellard Rural Exports ship

Abdullah Haroon

Haroon ready to call it a day

Pakistan’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations Abdullah Hussain Haroon may relinquish his slot after the upcoming session of the UN General Assembly later this month, it has been reliably learnt. Haroon

PPP, MQM agree on LG Ordinance, finally!

The Pakistan People’s Party and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) on Thursday reached consensus over the provisions of the Sindh local government ordinance after hectic consultations spanning over three days, and Sindh Governor