Energy & Power

Category: Energy & Power

CPEC vital project for entire region: Khattak

February 14, 2017 |

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak says China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) is a vital project for the entire region.

He was talking to a delegation of Chinese investors in Peshawar on Tuesday.

Pervez Khattak said huge opportunities in hydel power …

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Islam is religion of truth and inborn nature: UK professor who reverted to Islam

February 14, 2017 |

London (IINA) - Arthur Alison, a UK professor who is the head of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at the University of London, got acquainted with Islam and converted during his course of study of religions.

According to …

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Guterres: Fayyad ‘right man’ to be UN envoy to Libya despite US objection

February 13, 2017 |

Dubai (IINA) � UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said on Monday he believed former Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad was the "right person" to be the world body's envoy to Libya after the United States raised objections to the choice, …

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PM expresses grief over loss of precious lives in Quetta

February 13, 2017 |

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has expressed deep sorrow and grief over the loss of precious lives in Quetta this evening.

In his message, he said law enforcing agencies are offering huge sacrifices for maintaining law and order in the …

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Turkey’s president to start Bahrain visit today

February 12, 2017 |

Manama (IINA) � Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will arrive Sunday in Manama for an official visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.

Bahrain's Royal Court said in a statement on Saturday that the Turkish president …

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Nobel Museum Foundation to host workshop in Dubai Sunday

February 11, 2017 |

Dubai (IINA) � The Nobel Museum Foundation will host a workshop on the topic of the Nobel Prize and what is the path to that ultimate prize in Dubai on Sunday.

It will be conducted by Gustav KA�llstrand, senior curator …

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7 Afghan nationals arrested from Taftan

February 10, 2017 |

Levies Force has arrested seven Afghan nationals from Taftan while they were trying to enter into Iran without valid traveling documents.

Source: Radio Pakistan

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8 killed in Afghanistan violence

February 8, 2017 |

In Afghanistan, eight people were killed in latest incidents of violence in the country.

Gunmen killed six employees of the International Committee of the Red Cross in northern Jowzjan province.

Two civilians were killed in a suicide attack in eastern …

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OIC chief receives invitation to attend opening of Islamic Solidarity Games in Baku

February 8, 2017 |

Jeddah (IINA) � Secretary General of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Dr. Yousef Al-Othaimeen received at his office on Thursday Assistant President of Azerbaijan for Political and Social Affairs Dr. Ali Hasanov.

During the meeting, the two leaders discussed …

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President inaugurates 118 MW Fauji Fertilizer Power Plant

February 6, 2017 |

President Mamnoon Hussain inaugurated the Fauji Fertilizer Power Plant with a generation capacity of 118 megawatts at Port Qasim in Karachi on Monday.

Addressing a ceremony to mark the occasion, he said the coal-powered plant at Bin Qasim is an …

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Avalanche Kills 45 in Eastern Afghanistan

February 5, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � Officials in Afghanistan say an avalanche caused by heavy snowfall struck a remote village Sunday in the eastern province of Nuristan, killing at least 50 people, and raising the nationwide death toll in the past three days …

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Pakistani Official Signals Flexibility in Discussing Afridi Case With US

February 4, 2017 |

ISLAMABAD � A top Pakistani official has hinted that his government would be willing to discuss with the new American administration freedom for Shakil Afridi, the jailed doctor who helped the United States hunt down Osama bin Laden in 2011.…

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