Tag Archives: Produce

ATC directs FIA to produce Musharraf on 26th

RAWALPINDI – The Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) hearing the Benazir Bhutto murder case on Saturday gave the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) one more week to serve an arrest warrant on former president Pervez Musharraf, asking them to produce him in court on March 26.
On the last two hearings, ATC-III Special Judge Rana Nisar Ahmed had directed the FIA to arrest and produce the former president in the court, but the agency had so far failed to comply with the orders. During the in

Bahria Town race case – Defence directed to produce settlement proof

ISLAMABAD – The Supreme Court on Tuesday directed the counsels for Bahria Town to produce till February 28 the affidavits of compromise reached between the accused of drag car race and the legal heirs of the five victims.
A four-member bench comprising Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry, Justice Muhammad Sair Ali, Justice Ghulam Rabbani and Justice Khalilur Rehman Ramday was hearing a suo moto case pertaining to the killing of five persons during an

Steven Spielberg to produce musical tv pilot

LOS ANGELES – US network NBC has picked up a musical from..Steven Spielberg? Yes, it’s true. “Smash,” based on an idea by the busy producer (who has “Terra Nova” and “Falling Skies” on tap), is an hour-long musical series that follows characters that come together for the exhilarating ride of putting on a Broadway musical.
In other words, a scripted “making of” series that may be prime for broadcast TV, due to the success of Fox’s “Glee.” Written and executive produced by

FAP condemns 3.5pc Withholding Tax on agri produce

LAHORE – In a meeting of Farmers Associates Pakistan (FAP) board of directors held under the chairmanship of FAP Vice Chairman Syed Hussain Jahania Gardezi, the members expressed strong reservations on the government’s decision to levy 3.5 percent withholding tax (WHT) on agriculture produce. FAP Spokesman Dr Mohammad Tariq Bucha blamed members of the bureaucracy for creating such an anomaly totally detrimental to the interest of farmers and the agricultural sector. The government

Defence Cogent Plant yet to produce electricity

KARACHI: Defence cogent power plant is not functioning for six months due to compressor faults and the Defence Cogent Ltd (DCL) management, major share holder of the project, is not willing to repair it, sources said on Monday.
The plant is the only steam power plant of the city that can produce 84 megawatts but is switched off because the DCL management claiming scarcity of funds required for plant reparation, sources told Pakistan Today.
The plant generates electricity as