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PEC extends admission date till Dec, 20 BAHAWALPUR: Punjab Examination Commission (PEC) has extended the last date till December 20 for submission of admission forms for primary and middle exams (5th and 8th class).According to the sources of PEC, the database of the eligible candidates will be prepared till December 25.The examination schedule/date sheet will be available on PEC website.Copyright APP (Associated Press of Pakistan), 2014 ...

Pakistan, Afghanistan strengthening their ties and promoting regional economic cooperation: Pakistani diplomat UNITED NATIONS: Afghanistan, under the new leadership, and Pakistan are strengthening their cooperation in a number of fields and boosting regional economic cooperation, a senior Pakistani diplomat has said."We have initiated actions to deepen security cooperation, promote bilateral trade, streamline transit trade issues, build a strong economic relationship and enhance regional economic cooperation," Ambassador Sahebzada Ahmed Khan, Pakistan's acting permanent representative to the UN, told the Security Council on Thursday.Speaking in a debate on Afghanistan, ...
Condolence Meeting for the victims of Peshawar tragedy at DUHS KARACHI: Doctors, medical teachers, students and other staff of Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) joined the nation in its grief regarding Peshawar tragedy and arranged a condolence meeting cum Dua for the victims.Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Masood Hameed Khan and senior faculty members of the University including Prof. Junaid Ashraf, Prof. Salahuddin Afsar and Prof. Naheed Sultan said the brutal killing of school children was one the worst terrorism related incident in the world.Terming December 16 ...
Rivers, reservoirs position LAHORE: The position of rivers inflow and outflows at Tarbela, Mangla and Chashma along with the reservoirs levels and the barrages on Friday was as follows:Rivers: Indus at Tarbela-Inflows 17,700 cusecs and Outflows 45,000 cusecs, Kabul at Nowshera: Inflows 8,400 cusecs and Outflows 8,400 cusecs, Jhelum at Mangla- Inflows 10,700 cusecs and Outflows 45,000 cusecs, Chenab at Marala- nflows 6,700 cusecs and Outflows 3,000 cusecs. Barrages: Jinnah-Inflows 51,300 cusecs and Outflows 43,800 cusecs, Chashma -Inflows ...
IESCO issues power suspension programme ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) on Thursday issued a power suspension programme for various areas of its region due to necessary maintenance and routine development work on December 19 and 20.According to an IESCO spokesman, the power supply of following feeders/grid stations would remain suspended as under:On 19 December From 09:00am to 03:00pm, Officer Colony, Jhangi, Peshawar Road,Westridge, EME Complex, Q.A. Hospital, Chakra, Seham, Raja Abad feeders,On 20 December From 10:00am to 03:00pm, ...
FESCO issues shutdown programme FAISALABAD: The Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) has issued shutdown programme for necessary repair, maintenance and expansion of electricity lines. According to the programme issued by the company here on Thursday, power supply from Model Town feeder emanating from 132-KV University grid station, SS-Road feeder originating from 132-KV OTP grid station, Bachiana feeder emanating from 132-KV Jaranwala grid station and Lathianwala feeder originating from 132-KV Khurarianwala grid station will remain suspended from 9:00 a.m. to ...
Reference for Martyrs of Peshawar held at Sindh Secretariat KARACHI: A condolence meeting, chaired by Chief Secretary, Sajjad Saleem Hotiana, was held on Thursday at Sindh Secretariat for the martyrs of Peshawar.On the occasion, provincial secretary for education, Dr. Fazllulah Peechuhoo presented a reference and resolution unanimously adopted by the meeting.Qari Amanullah recited verses from Holy Quran and Qari Abdul Rauf Qadri also made dua asking Allah Almighty to grant eternal peace to the departed victims of Peshawar and solace to the bereaved families.The ...


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ICT 2014

Foreign Debt $61.805bn
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