Daily Archives: October 3, 2011

WAPDA signs contract with DH Consultants

The Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) signed a contract with Dasu Hydropower Consultants for a joint venture to prepare a detailed engineering design and to supervise construction of the 4320-megawatt (MW)

70% pass LLB Part-II exam

Seventy percent of the candidates for the LL.B Part-II 2011 exam managed to pass as the Punjab University announced results on Monday. The top eight positions were bagged by the Punjab Law

PM to be briefed on new anti-terrorism law

The Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs would brief Prime Minister Syed Yousaf Raza Gilani on the fresh proposed amendments in the draft Anti-Terrorism (Amendment) Bill, 2010 today (Tuesday). The bill,

NADRA all set to introduce chip-based e-passport

National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) is all set to introduce chip-based e-passport in the country which would help further secure the identity of the citizens. “NADRA has developed the software for

Qazi welcomes extension of PPA

Veteran politician and former Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Pakistan Ameer Qazi Hussain Ahmad called on Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Barrister Masood Kausar at the Governor House on Monday and discussed matters regarding the reforms process

SC summons record of OGRA chairman

The Supreme Court has summoned academic as well as appointment record of Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (OGRA) Chairman Tauqeer Sadiq today (Tuesday). The three-member bench comprising Justice Shakirullah Jan, Justice Jawwad

PBCC Challenge Cup from today

The Pakistan Blind Cricket Council (PBCC) is conducting the PBCC Challenge Cup at Karachi from today. The final of the event will be held on October 8. As many as six teams

Umair Khan becomes karate body president

The Punjab Karate Association General body elected Umair Khan and Muhammad Bashitr Butt as president and secretary general of the Punjab Karate Association for the next term the other day. The meeting

WAPDA, HBL victorious in PPL

WAPDA and HBL won their matches in the eighth Pakistan Premier Football League on Monday. WAPDA beat Navy by 3-1 at Agriculture University Ground, Faisalabad. WAPDA’s Zulfiqar Shah scored in the 39th

‘I can feel Li Na’s pain’

Caroline Wozniacki may not have won a Grand Slam, but the top seed at the China Open says she knows what Roland Garros winner Li Na is going through after a humiliating

Roddick aced out of China Open

The 2008 winner Andy Roddick was sent packing in his opening match at the ATP-WTA China Open on Monday by South African Kevin Anderson, joining the eighth seed Alexandr Dolgopolov in making