Energy & Power - Part 2

Category: Energy & Power

Cabinet Committee on Energy urges no power outages during Ramazan

June 7, 2017 |

The Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCE) chaired by Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif Tuesday unanimously approved no power shutdowns on account of development works during the month of Ramazan.

The prime minister stressed pro-active planning regarding power supply

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China defends Pakistan on terrorism ahead of Shanghai Cooperation Organization Summit

June 7, 2017 |

China has defended its all-weather ally

Pakistan on the issue of terrorism ahead of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation Summit, saying tackling the threat posed by terrorism was not something that 'one country' alone can successfully do, The Indian Express reported …

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Ghani Says More Than 150 Killed In Kabul Truck Bombing On May 31

June 6, 2017 |

Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says that more than 150 people have died as a result of the massive tanker-truck bombing that struck a busy Kabul neighborhood during rush hour on May 31.

"More than 150 innocent Afghan sons and daughters …

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Iran, Pakistan Crucial to al-Qaida’s Long-term Success

June 6, 2017 |

WASHINGTON � For many, the whereabouts and machinations of al-Qaida founder Osama bin Laden following the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks until his death remain shrouded in mystery.

The terror mastermind had been on the run, trying to evade U.S. …

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Morocco is among most peaceful countries in Arab world

June 4, 2017 |

Rabat (IINA) � Morocco is one of the most peaceful countries in the Arab world, according to the Global Peace Index 2017, recently published by the international think tank Economics & Peace.

Ranked 75th on a total of 163 countries …

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RANGERS ARREST EIGHT CRIMINALS IN KARACHI

June 2, 2017 |

Rangers have arrested eight criminals during raids in different areas of Karachi.

The arrested criminals were involved in extortion, target killing, dacoity, drug smuggling and other heinous crimes.

Illegal weapons, ammunition, drugs and looted items were recovered from them.

Source: …

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PROVIDING BETTER OPPORTUNITIES TO STUDENTS GOVT’S TOP PRIORITY: ZUBAIR

June 2, 2017 |

Sindh Governor Muhammad Zubair says providing better opportunities to the students for research based education is the top priority of the government.

Addressing the laptop distribution ceremony at the Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University Lyari in Karachi on Friday, he aid …

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Smoking harms livers of unborn babies: scientists

May 30, 2017 |

Edinburgh (IINA) - The impact of cigarette damage to unborn babies has been revealed in a new stem cell study after, scientists found that the cocktail of chemicals in cigarettes is particularly harmful to developing liver cells.

They developed a …

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British PM greets Muslims around the world on advent of Ramadan

May 28, 2017 |

London (IINA) � British Prime Minister Theresa May, in a statement, sends her best wishes to everyone in Britain and around the world celebrating Ramadan.

This Ramadan, let us celebrate the way in which this festival of peace, reflection, and …

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Al-Azhar condemns attack on Christians as ISIS claims responsibility

May 27, 2017 |

Cairo (IINA) � Al-Azhar, Egypt's top religious authority, condemned Friday's shooting which took place on the eve of the start of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan.

The Minya incident is unacceptable to Muslims and Christians and it targets Egypt's …

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OIC condemns terror attack in Philippines

May 26, 2017 |

Jeddah, (IINA) - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the acts of terror committed in Marawi City, Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Southern Philippines, which took place on Tuesday.

OIC Secretary General Yousef Al-Othaimeen said that terrorists …

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OIC condemns terror attack in Philippines

May 26, 2017 |

Jeddah, (IINA) - The Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) strongly condemned the acts of terror committed in Marawi City, Autonomous Region of Muslim Mindanao (ARMM), Southern Philippines, which took place on Tuesday.

OIC Secretary General Yousef Al-Othaimeen said that terrorists …

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