Daily Archives: October 9, 2021

Govt taking concrete steps for development, prosperity of AJK: Fawad

Minister for Information and Broadcasting Chaudhry Fawad Hussain says government is taking steps for the development and prosperity of Azad Jammu and Kashmir.Talking to President Azad Jammu and Kashmir Barrister Sultan Mahmood in Islamabad today (Satur...

29 more deaths due to Coronavirus, 955 positive cases reported in the country

Twenty-nine more deaths due to Coronavirus and 955 positive cases of the infection have been reported in the country during the last twenty-four hours.According to the statistics issued by National Command and Operation Centre, 45,557 tests were conduc...

29 more deaths due to Coronavirus, 955 positive cases reported in the country

Twenty-nine more deaths due to Coronavirus and 955 positive cases of the infection have been reported in the country during the last twenty-four hours.According to the statistics issued by National Command and Operation Centre, 45,557 tests were conduc...

Crackdown against unvaccinated people continues across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

The action against unvaccinated people across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa is continuing.In Peshawar, the teams of the health department vaccinated twenty-two commuters on spot at various terminals of Bus Rapid Transit.In Mardan, the teams of district administra...

ARY Network is Launching an HD Sports Channel

Pakistan’s first High Definition (HD) sports channel, ‘A Sports’ is set to be launched on 16 October. A Sports is the initiative of ARY Digital Network, which is owned by Pakistan Super League (PSL) franchise Karachi Kings’ owner, Salman Iqbal.Former

Sohaib Maqsood Ruled Out of 2021 T20 World Cup

Pakistan has suffered a huge blow ahead of the 2021 T20 World Cup as their explosive middle-order batter, Sohaib Maqsood has been ruled out of the mega event due to a back injury. Sohaib suffered a back injury during Southern

SPI-based Weekly Inflation Rises Due to Exorbitant Food Prices

The Sensitive Price Indicator (SPI) for the week ended October 7, 2021, recorded an increase of 1.21 percent, says the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS).The increase was mainly due to an increase in the prices of food items including chicken

NEPRA Approves Huge Increase in Per Unit Cost of Electricity for October

Amidst the unabated overall price hike spree, the power tariff has taken yet another jump, as the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has approved Rs. 1.95 per unit price of electricity.NEPRA has issued a notification to this effect. T...

CCoE Okays Restructuring of PEPCO as Power Planning & Monitoring Company

The Cabinet Committee on Energy (CCoE) has approved the summary submitted by the Power Division, seeking restructuring of the Pakistan Electric Power Company (PEPCO) with a changed nomenclature, i.e., Power Planning and Monitoring Company (PPMC). The r...

SBP Launches a Dedicated Website for Housing and Construction Finance

SBP has launched a dedicated landing webpage for promoting housing and construction finance on its website. The page contains extensive information on housing and construction finance and Mera Pakistan Mera Ghar (MPMG), the government’s flagship markup...