Just in:  

You are here: Home»Pakistan


Power shortfall eases to 1,700 MW ISLAMABAD: The power shortfall in the country further eased to 1,700 MW as the total generation on Tuesday was recorded at 10,600 MW against the demand of 12,300 MW at 1000 hours.According to daily data released by National Transmission and Dispatch Company Limited (NTDC), the hydel generation stood at 3,580 MW, Thermal 1,610, Independent Power Producers (IPPs) 5,410 MW and Wind 6 MW.The hydel generation has significantly increased owing to more water discharge from Tarbela and Mangla dams and stood at 3,580 MW.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014

CM condemns Charsadda blast, attack on police PESHAWAR: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak Tuesday strongly condemned bomb attack on police van in Charsadda district and killing of policemen in Badabair on Monday night. He expressed profound grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives in these inhuman incidents. The Chief Minister directed Provincial Minister for Health Shahram Tarkai, elected representatives of the area besides Police high ups to immediately rush to hospitals to enquire about health of victims and directed ...

Bomb targeting police van kills constable, injures 39 in Charsadda PESHAWAR: A powerful bomb in motorcycle targeting a police van on Mardan-Charsadda Road exploded on Tuesday morning in Charsadda district, killing a police constable and injuring 39 others.Police constable, Nasir Khan son of Azam Khan, resident of Sherpao Charssada district, who sustained critical wounds expired at Lady Reading Hospital Peshawar while 39 injured are being treated in Peshawar and Charsadda hospitals.According to Charsadda police spokesman, the injured also included a woman Jan Bibi and her ...

Rs25000/- prize bond draw on May 02 FAISALABAD: The ninth balloting of prize bonds worth Rs25000/- each will be held at Muzaffarabad on May 2.According to a spokesman of the National Savings, first position holder will be awarded a prize of Rs50 million while three prizes of Rs15 million each have been reserved for 2nd position holders.Third prize worth Rs312000/- will be awarded to each of 1696 winners, he added.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014

Death anniversary of Siddique-e-Akbar (RA) on Wednesday FAISALABAD: Death anniversary of first caliph of Islam, Hazrat Syeddna Abu Bakar Siddique (May Allah be pleased with him) will be observed with full religious enthusiasm and zeal here on Wednesday, 22nd Jamad-us-Sani.The day will start with special prayers and Quran Khwani in almost all the mosques of the city after Fajr prayers.Several organizations have planned seminars, conferences and special sittings to pay tribute to the role and services of Syeddna Abu Bakar Siddique (RA) ...

Govt achieved set target of Hajj applications: Sardar Yousaf ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Sardar Yousaf has said that government has achieved the set target for hajj applications on the opening day.Talking to PTV, Minister said that designated Banks have received Hajj applications under Government Hajj Scheme from across the country.He said that government has distributed the application forms equally to all the designated banks specially the banks which have over 250 branches in far flung areas.To a question, he said according to ...

PPIB seeks proposals for development of raw sites for two hydel projects ISLAMABAD: The Private Power and Infrastructure Board (PPIB) has invited proposals from interested private sector entrepreneurs for development of raw sites for 350 MW Athmuqam Hydropower and 132 MW Rajdhani Hydropower projects.The last date for submission of proposals is June 20.The interested party/parties can submit proposals for one or both the raw sites after fulfilling pre-requisite formalities of separate registration and purchasing of Expression of Interest (EOI) of the project.EOI document can be obtained either ...


Index Closing Chg%
Arrow DJIA 16,501.65 0.08
Arrow Nasdaq 4,126.97 0.83
Arrow S&P 1,875.39 0.22
Arrow FTSE 6,674.74 0.11
Arrow DAX 9,544.19 0.58
Arrow CAC-40 4,451.08 0.74
Arrow Nikkei 14,546.27 1.09
Arrow H.Seng 22,509.64 0.97
Arrow Sensex 22,876.54 0.52

where to buy

cheap wedding dresses

online -

Buy cheap Nike Mercurials cleats at
cheap wedding dresses on - Best Online Wedding Store

Banking Review 2013

Buy direct from

China free shipping trade platform

Foreign Debt $60.9bn
Per Cap Income $1,368
GDP Growth 3.6%
Average CPI 7.5%
Trade Balance $-1.433 bln
Exports $2.167 bln
Imports $3.600 bln
WeeklyApril 14, 2014
Reserves $9.713 bln