Energy & Power : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Category: Energy & Power

Cold, dry weather likely to prevail in most parts of country

December 6, 2019 |

Cold and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next twelve hours.

Fog is likely to prevail in few plain areas of Punjab and Upper Sindh during morning.

Temperature of some major cities recorded on …

Read More

Meeting reviews status of funding of higher education projects

December 6, 2019 |

Minister for Planning Development and Reform Asad Umar and Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mehmood co-chaired a meeting in Islamabad to review the status of funding of higher education projects.

The meeting was informed that an amount of 11.4 billion …

Read More

Martyrdom anniversary of Major Shabbir Sharif Shaheed being observed today

December 6, 2019 |

Martyrdom anniversary of Major Shabbir Sharif Shaheed, Nishan-e-Haider is being observed on Friday (6 December).

He was born on 28 April 1943 in Kunjah, Gujrat District. He was commissioned in Frontier Force Regiment on 19 April 1964.

In December 1971 …

Read More

Altaf Ibrahim takes oath as Acting CEC

December 6, 2019 |

The Senior Member of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), Altaf Ibrahim Qureshi has taken oath as the Acting Chief Election Commissioner.

Sardar Muhammad Raza Khan retired from the seat of Chief Election Commissioner on Thursday (December 5, 2019).

Source: Radio …

Read More

AJK Cabinet slams continuous curfew in IOJ and K

December 6, 2019 |

The Azad Jammu and Kashmir Cabinet at its meeting in Muzaffarabad on Friday strongly condemned unending curfew, lock-down and human rights violations in the Occupied Kashmir and decided to expose Indian false narrative at all available forums.

The meeting presided …

Read More

India committing gross human rights violations in IOJ&K: Haider

November 26, 2019 |

Azad Jammu and Kashmir Prime Minister, Raja Farooq Haider Khan has underlined the need to empower the state government by determining its role and proving opportunities to effectively plead Kashmir case at international fora.

He was addressing an International Kashmir …

Read More

Baku stands with Kashmiris in their right of self-determination: Azerbaijan Ambassador

November 26, 2019 |

Ambassador of Azerbaijan to Pakistan, Ali Alizada called on Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman in Peshawar today.

During the meeting, they discussed with him matters of mutual interest.

Speaking on the occasion, Shah Farman said the bilateral relation between the …

Read More

PTI’s Zeeshan Khanzada elected Senator from KPK

November 26, 2019 |

Zeeshan Khanzada of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf won by-election on the vacant seat of senate from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

According to unofficial results, he secured one hundred and four votes.

His rival Farzand Ali Khan of Pakistan People's Party got thirty-one votes.

The …

Read More

CM Punjab directs to complete all public welfare projects within stipulated time frame

November 26, 2019 |

Punjab Chief Minister, Sardar Usman Buzdar has directed the authorities concerned to complete all public welfare projects within stipulated time frame.

While issuing directives from Lahore today, he said that the provincial government will not tolerate delay by the contractors …

Read More

Sudan PM Hamdok to begin Brussels visit today

November 10, 2019 |

Sudanese Prime Minister Dr. Abdalla Hamdok headed to Brussels on Sunday morning, leading a high-level delegation, on a visit to the Kingdom of Belgium at the invitation of the European Union leadership.

Sudan embassy's Acting Charge d'Affaires in Belgium Hamid …

Read More

Politics of anarchy always hurt country:Buzdar

November 5, 2019 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that politics of anarchy always hurt the country.

In a statement issued from Lahore on Wednesday, he said that political parties have responsibility to safeguard the interest of the country.

Chief Minister …

Read More

CM Punjab summons cabinet meeting today

November 5, 2019 |

Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has summoned provincial cabinet meeting at Chief Minister Office in Lahore on Tuesday.

According to a spokesman for the Chief Minister Office, during the meeting twenty-two point agenda will come under consideration.

Source: Radio …

Read More