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Hot, dry weather forecast QUETTA: Met Office on Tuesday forecast hot and dry weather for the city during next 24 hours.The maximum temperature was recorded 39 degree Centigrade and minimum temperature was 19 degree Centigrade in the city.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...

PTI conspiring against govt for lust of power: Shuja LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Environment and Protection Col (r) Shuja Khanzada Tuesday said, PTI was conspiring against democratically elected government for lust of power."Imran is dancing to the tune of foreign mentors and his dream to grab power through backdoor will never be materialized," he observed.Talking to various delegations at his office, he said, PTI leadership could not digest PML-N historic victory in the last general election and playing a game with its workers to ...
Mad rush for Eid preparations KARACHI: Eid-ul-Fitr one of the greatest religious festivals of Muslims. As the Eid Festival is coming nearer, a large no of females and children are busy in markets, shopping malls.Such a great rush in bazaars shopping malls and plazas and food courts. Nowadays particularly the females and children are busy in buying clothes, shoes, and bangles, cosmetic jewellery, Eid cards and henna.With the Eid Festival is coming nearer eager shoppers are seen shopping at ...
Minister directs to pay advance salaries KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Industries and Commerce Rauf Ahmed Siddiqui has directed the officials concerned that the employees of Sindh Small Industries Corporation be given advance salaries ahead of Ramazan 25.He said the advance salaries would enable the employees to fully celebrate Eid-ul-fitr with their loved-ones, said a statement on Tuesday.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...
10 retailers arrested, 255 fined for fleecing consumers KARACHI: Commissioner of Karachi, Shoaib Ahmad Siddiqui sharing with media on Tuesday the daily report of ongoing campaign against the profiteers said 10 retailers were arrested while 255 others were imposed with a fine of Rs.5,59,000 for fleecing consumers, selling them low quality goods and also overcharging for the same.He said action taken against green grocers, fruit sellers, milk sellers, grocers, flour millers was focussed on ensuring easy availability of quality items at affordable rates ...
Plan to provide power relief on Eid-ul-Fitr FAISALABAD: Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) has evolved a comprehensive plan to ensure maximum power relief to the consumers on Eid-ul-Fitr.According to the Chief Executive FESCO Khursheed Aalam, the FESCO officials as well as officers have been directed to take appropriate measures for prompt response to the electricity related complaints and their immediate redressal.He said that up-gradation and repair of the grid station was in full swing which would bring a qualitative change in the ...
DG PDMA lauds Govt, Army for tireless efforts for settlement of IDPs ISLAMABAD: Director General Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA), Tahir Orakzai Tuesday said that the government made great efforts for providing relief to the Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs).Talking to a private news channel, he lauded government for giving cash payment to the IDPs.Tahir appreciated federal government, provincial governments, Army and Bannu District Administration for their tireless efforts for settlement of the IDPs.The provision of cash payments to the IDPs is going on in an organized manner ...


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