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Re-election ordered in PS-114 Karachi KARACHI: Election Tribunal declaring the result of provincial assembly Sindh constituency PS-114 Karachi null and void ordered here Friday re-election on this seat. Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Irfanullah Khan Marwat had been declared successful from this seat and he was also parliamentary leader of his party in Sindh assembly. His success was challenged by Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Abdul Rauf Siddiqui. However, the tribunal declaring the result of PS-114 null and void ordered re-election on this constituency. Copyright PPI (Pakistan Press International), 2014

Hyderabad recieves First Monsoon showers coupled with power breakdown HYDERABAD: First downpour of monsoon over Hyderabad and suburb areas leaves water stranding on roads and streets while residents of southern Sindh had to experienced nine hour long major power breakdown since restoration of electric supply to Karachi and HESCO region. As a result of downpour, the 450 MVA Power Transformer of 500 KV Grid Station of National Transmission and Dispatch Company Jamshoro caught fire resulting stoppage of power supply to Karachi and 12 districts ...

Weekly Inflation up 0.19pc ISLAMABAD: The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week ended on July 24 for the lowest income group up to Rs. 8,000 registered increase of 0.19 percent as compared to the previous week.The SPI for the week under review in the above mentioned group was recorded at 207.07 points against 206.68 points registered in the previous week, according to data of Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).The weekly SPI has been computed with base 2007-2008=100, covering ...

President asks Tax Ombudsman to ensure speedy justice to taxpayers ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain Friday urged the Federal Tax Ombudsman to take vigorous steps and innovative approaches to ensure inexpensive and speedy justice to the taxpayers.Talking to Abdur Rauf Chaudhry, Federal Tax Ombudsman (FTO) here at the Aiwan-e-Sadr the President said the institution of FTO was an important government organization mandated to redress the complaints of maladministration and rectify injustice done to the tax payers by the tax authorities.Abdur Rauf Chaudhry presented to the President ...

IESCO issues power suspension programme ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) on Friday issued a power suspension schedule for July 26 for various areas of its region due to necessary maintenance and development work.According to the schedule, the power supply of following feeders would remain suspended as under:July 26 From 06:00am to 09:00am, From Sadiqabad, Asghar Mall and Benazir feeders Dk. Babu Irfan, Sadiqabad, Muslim Town, Afandi ColonyAugust 5 From 09-00am to 12-00 noon, From I-8 Grid Station, Faizabad ...

Chairman FPSC presents annual report to President ISLAMABAD: Chairman Federal Public Service Commission Malik Asif Hayat Friday called on President Mamnoon Hussain at the Aiwan-e-Sadr and presented to him the Annual Report- 2013 of the FPSC.The annual report covers the functions, activities, observations and recommendations of the Commission for the last calendar year focusing on the recruitment carried out by the FPSC during 2013 including Central Superior Services Competitive Examination, recruitment for technical and professional ex-cadre posts and Section Officers Promotional Examinations.The ...

ILO to set up Emergency Employment Information Centre to ensure jobs for IDPs ISLAMABAD: The International Labour Organization has initiated short-term job creation opportunities for Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) of North Waziristan, aimed at avoiding their long term protracted unemployment.The ILO will set up Emergency Employment Information Centre (EEIC) and start registering IDPs for provision of employment under different work modalities.The immediate provision of short-term employment and livelihood opportunities in crisis situations around the world has resulted in numerous benefits including preserving human dignity.The other benefits are creating ...


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