Tag Archives: Woes

Alternative energy can heal Pakistan’s energy woes

Renewable energy products’ exhibition opens at Pak-China Friendship Centre The Former Minister for Environment Hameed Ullah Jan Afridi has stressed upon the incumbent Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government to take the matter

PTI springs up with fresh rigging woes

Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Central Information Secretary Dr Shireen Mazari Sunday criticised the Pakistan Muslim League–Nawaz (PML-N) government for once again planning to rig the forthcoming elections in Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) by “planting” their

Engineers spell out Capital’s civic woes

Engineers’ body shows concern over absence and poor maintenance of civic facilities in Capital Calls for improving water supply system, roads, footpaths in Islamabad Institution of Engineers Pakistan (IEP) Rawalpindi-Islamabad chapter has

Oil sinks on Spain’s debt worries

Oil fell in Asian trade Monday as Spain’s debt woes pressure financial markets, including commodities, analysts said. New York’s main contract, light sweet crude for September delivery, sank $1.47 to $90.36 a

CNG strike enters fifth day

CNG customers across the country continued suffering as the strike called by the All Pakistan CNG Association (APCNGA) entered its fifth day on Sunday and CNG stations remained closed in Khyber Pukhtunkhwa,

Back-to-school woes

Sadly, there is no vacation that never ends, as school-going children know all too well: with the end of summer children, teachers, parents, are all immersed in preparations to return to school.

Energy woes plunge capital into darkness

In a bid to reduce the mounting electricity bills the Capital Development Authority (CDA) has adopted an anti-public way of saving money by turning the capital’s street lights off every evening. Moreover,