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Oil, gas reserves discovered in Kalabagh

Advertisements The joint venture in Karak is carried out be Mari Petroleum with a 60% working interest and MOL having a 40% share. Advertisements The finding at Kalabagh-1A ST1 is the second for the company in the block in Datta, Samanasuk and Lockhart formations. Previously, it made a big crude …

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Hate speeches: LHC asks Altaf Hussain to submit apology

A three-member bench headed by Justice Syed Mazhar Ali Akbar Naqvi had heard petitions against Altaf Hussain, who is asked to assure not to do it again through affidavit. Earlier, the court had ordered on three identical petitions seeking a ban on media airing Altaf Hussain’s speeches because of his …

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PAF camp Peshawar attack: 13 militants killed, PM, President condemn the incident

According to ISPR, 13 militants had been put down while 10 soldiers sustained injuries during combating the attack. Update:#COAS arrives Psr.13 terrorists killed so far after have been surrounded.Bodies lying in the compound. pic.twitter.com/54evPUdqyQ — AsimBajwaISPR (@AsimBajwaISPR) September 18, 2015 On the other hand rescue sources, however, claims that 22 …

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Attack on PAF Base Badaber: All terrorists killed, says ISPR

PESHAWAR: At least six terrorists were killed after they attacked on Pakistan Air Force base in Badaber, Peshawar says by DG ISPR Major General Asim Salem Bajwa. Search operation for hidden terrorists in in-process. According to DG ISPR Bajwa, seven to ten terrorist early in the morning attacked on the …

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NAB to investigate Rana Mashood over alleged corruption: Report

LAHORE: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Punjab has taken initiatives to start inquiry into the working of Rana Mashood, the Punjab Education Minister. Director General of NAB Punjab Syed Burhauddin said that number of allegations related to corruption were levelled against the minister. The allegations also include the video scandal …

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Re-elections N-A 122, 154: Surveys suggest PML-N leading against PTI

LAHORE: A survey done ahead on re-elections in NA-122, Lahore, NA-125, Lahore, and NA-154, Lodhran, shows that the ruling party, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) is more favourite than Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI). The survey comprised of more than 800 people, who were asked about the expected results in these three constituencies …

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After Metro, Lahore is ready to welcome first double-decker bus service ‘Sightseeing Lahore’

LAHORE: The Tourism Development Corporation of the Punjab (TDCP) seems to be on the verge to bring in the nation’s first double-decker bus service for tourists in the city. After an apparently successful service of Metro in Lahore, it seems that the next service would be of having different style …

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PPP’s Sahibzada Sanaullah wins PK-93 Upper Dir by-elections: Unofficial result

UPPER-DIR: The elections were held in the constituency PK-93 Uper Dir-III, prior to the disqualification of MPA Behram Khan of Jamaat-e- Islami (JI). And according to the unofficial results PPP’s Sahibzada Sanaullah has won the election. Subsequently, sources claim that polling contested on 120 polls and 90 out of them were …

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Bilawal Bhutto announces package worth Rs.150 bn for Karachi

KARACHI: Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari announced on Tuesday Rs 150 billion package for development in Karachi. “The package will be including 181 development schemes for the megapolis, while monitoring teams comprising of representatives from political parties, civil society and media will be formed to ensure …

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PEMRA inflicts ban declaring immoral ad of Josh condom

Pakistan Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) inflicted a ban on condom brand advertisement, terming it ‘immoral’ and opposing to religious values after receiving a lot of complaints against such ads. Pakistan is seen as a country where none of the medium goes quite straight when it comes deal with matters related …

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PM Nawaz inaugurates Attabad Lake tunnels in G-B

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated on Monday tunnels constructed over Attabad Lake to renovate the Karakorum Highway, which was smashed up in 2010 in the wake of land sliding. The five channels are part of a 24-kilometre stretched chunk of the re-established Karakoram Highway. Two grand along with 78 small …

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Multan blast: 10 killed, 25 wounded

MULTAN:  A blast near Vehari Chock left 10 dead and 35 wounded. According to the initial investigation, it is acquired as a cylinder blast. The deceased and injured were shifted to Nishtar Hospital, Multan and emergency was imposed in the hospital. According to the onlookers, the blast occurred in a …

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PM Nawaz to inaugurate Attabad Karakoram Highway Realignment Project on Monday

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister of Pakistan Nawaz Sharif will inaugurate the recently completed 24 kiometer Attabad Realignment project on Monday (September 14, 2015). Karakoram Highway known as the Friendship Highway in China is completed at a cost of $275 million. The Attabad Karakoram Highway Realignment Project will be inaugurated at Attabad …

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Anti-dengue spray: 70 school-girls blacked out in Jhelum

JHELUM: The poisonous spray during anti-dengue fumigation drive caused 70 school-girls lost conscious. It happened at the Domaili Girls High School and the victimised students were rushed to a nearby hospital for immediate treatment. As stated by provincial education minister Rana Mashood, the fumigation drive was carried out on Friday …

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