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  • PML-N protests hike in gas, power tariffs in Rawalpindi

    RAWALPINDI: Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz (PML-N) on Sunday staged a protest demonstration against the PTI government for increasing electricity and gas tariffs...

    More than 200 leaders and workers of the party gathered outside the Rawalpindi Press Club and marched towards Liaquat Bagh on Murree Road...

  • Oil, gas companies ordered to treat natural gas as LNG

    ISLAMABAD: In a surprise development, the Ministry of Petroleum and Natural Resources on Wednesday ordered the oil and gas companies involved in liquefied natural gas (LNG) to treat domestic natural gas being supplied to PakArab Fertiliser Limited as regasified LNG...

    Informed sources in the petroleum ministry said the orders were issued to the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL), Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGC) and...

  • Sindh to block gas to Pakistan if SSGC does not finalise gas provision agreement: CM Shah

    Sindh Chief Minister Murad Shah in the Sindh Assembly on Thursday threatened to restrict the province's gas supply to the rest of the country if an agreement with the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) for provision of gas to the province is not finalised by the weekend...

    Shah, elaborating the details of the agreement, which seeks the provision of an additional 20 million cubic feet of gas per day to the province, said Sindh requires...

  • NA adopts gas cess bill as PPP backs govt

    ISLAMABAD: The government managed on Tues­day to get a bill passed with support from the PPP, to levy a controversial gas tax amid a boisterous protest by an unlikely alliance of the MQM, PTI and the right-wing Jamaat-i-Islami...

    In a classic sleight of hand, PPP lawmakers led the debate during the first part of the session on Tuesday, terming the Gas Infrastruc­ture Development Cess (GIDC) Bill 2014, “a conspiracy to weaken the...

  • Senate approves gas tax bill

    ISLAMABAD: The Senate passed the controversial Rs145 billion gas tax bill on Wednesday amid fiery speeches and walkouts by the opposition, minus People’s Party...

    Opposition members rejected the Gas Infrastructure Development Cess (GIDC) Bill, 2015, which was adopted by the National Assembly on Tuesday, and alleged that the government had imposed the tax only to benefit Punjab...

  • PSM urges govt to resolve gas bill issue

    KARACHI: The management of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) has sent an SOS to the government in view of lingering gas bill payment dispute with the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC)...

    Urging Finanace Minister Ishaq Dar to help resolve the issue, the PSM pointed out that as gas was not restored to the mill and the recent power breakdown by K-Electric put the PSM blast furnaces, brick/lime kilns and power plant boilers at huge risk, and might...

  • Hong Kong police fire tear gas as protests resume despite withdrawal of bill

    HONG KONG: Hong Kong police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and pepper spray on Friday to clear protesters outside a subway station on the densely populated Kowloon peninsula, the latest clash in 14 weeks of sometimes violent anti-government demonstrations...

    Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam announced measures this week to try to restore order in the Chinese-ruled city, including the formal withdrawal of a bill that triggered the...

  • Online hotel booking in Pakistan ‘set to grow’

    Talking about the experience of ‘educating’ hotel and guesthouse owners, she said that it was the website’s biggest challenge to get hoteliers to understand the concept of online bookings rather the traditional travel agent booking or walk-in customers...

  • Police plan to put profiles of Islamabad criminals online

    ISLAMABAD: Thirty-five years after its establishment, the capital police have started organising profiles of wanted criminals for their first-ever Red Book...

    “Now that we have created a Special Investigation Unit (SIU) we need to have details of wanted terrorists and hardened criminals to reach them and arrest them,” senior police officers told Dawn
  • Are you aware of your child's online life?

    When they find out that they can’t play their online games, they start getting agitated...

    To avoid the trap of getting addicted to online activity, I have formulated smart rules so that they use the internet responsibly...

  • Online sexual violence harming children: Pope

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis on Friday urged the world, including the Catholic Church, to face up to the devastating effects of online sexual violence on young people, including extreme pornography and sexting...

    Alluding to the paedophile scandals that have rocked the church, he added: “For that matter, surely we have realised sufficiently in recent years that concealing the reality of sexual abuse is a grave error and the source of...

  • Online bakra mandis: Available but not popular

    With Eidul Azha around the corner, several billboards have popped up all over Karachi introducing online bakra mandis (cattle markets); however, website owners claim that they have not attracted a lot of customers as yet...

    com provide sale and delivery services to citizens; however, online traders claim that they have not had the sort of response they expected...

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