(Weather): Hot, humid weather for Balochistan

Quetta:Regional Meteorological Center Quetta has forecast that mainly hot and humid weather is expected in southern/ eastern parts while dry weather in rest parts of the province. However, gusty winds may occur at isolated places in eastern parts and hilly areas of the province during the next 24 hours. During last 24 hours; weather remained hot and humid in southern/ eastern parts while dry in rest parts of the pRead More…

(Education): Balochistan opens schools

Quetta:All public, private and semi-private schools in Balochistan will remain open from September 23, 2020. Schools which have been closed due to Covid-19 positive cases of teachers and students will also re-open from September 23, 2020. Director Education (Schools), Balochistan has directed all Divisional Directors Education Balochistan and all District Education Officers in Balochistan that no school will reRead More…

(Court): SHC orders police to form news DNA SOPs to deal rape cases

Karachi:Sindh High Court (SHC) on Tuesday ordered Sindh police to create standard operating procedure (SOP) after consulting with deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) experts for dealing with rape cases. A two-member bench of SHC comprising Justice Muhammad Ali Mazhar and Justice Yousuf Ali Sayeed heard a petition filed by Kainat Soomro, a rape survivor, through his counsel Muhammad Vawda seeking an strict punishment to thRead More…

(Corporate): Jubilee Life Insurance Wins Best Social Media Campaign Award

Karachi:Jubilee Life Insurance’s unique digital identity has impressed branding experts from across the country as the brand won the Best Social Media Campaign (Facebook) for Cricket at the Pakistan Digital Awards 2020, held recently at the Arts Council in Karachi. This big win for Jubilee Life, also Pakistan’s largest private insurance provider, comes as a testament to its innovative marketing strategy, hard Read More…

(Weather): Gusty winds expected in upper Sindh

Karachi:Met office has forecast that on Tuesday, mainly hot and dry weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country, while very hot in lower parts. However, gusty winds are expected in south Punjab and upper Sindh during afternoon. On Wednesday, mainly hot and dry weather is likely to prevail over most parts of the country, while very hot in lower parts. However, gusty winds are expected in south PunjaRead More…

(Commerce): FBR’s Tax Directory analysis irks KCCI

Karachi:President Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) Agha Shahab Ahmed Khan has expressed total mistrust over the statistical figures recently disclosed by the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) in its Tax Directory Analysis 2018. He said that FBR recently released an analysis of Tax Directory 2018 based on income tax, in which it made some claims which were based on partial information creating a wrong pRead More…

(District): Two perished, three injured in firing incident near Shikarpur

Shikarpur:Two people were shot dead and three others injured within the precincts of Hamayoon police station in Jagan town on Tuesday. According to rescue sources, a group of armed men opened fire with automatic weapons on its rival group men sitting at a local tailor master shop in the town. As a result, two persons identified as Nadir Ali Eessani, aged 30, and Lal Muhammad Eessani, 25, were killed on the spot whRead More…

(Health): NICVD fails to reopen OPDs in full-fledged

Karachi:The routine Out-Patient Departments of National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) Karachi still remain limited since three months despite the OPDs of others hospitals across Sindh province has already resumed their service. The limited time to the cardiac OPDs is posing a major threat to the lives of heart patients. The cardiac patients in Karachi are facing hardships as they are unable to get tRead More…

(Commerce): FPCCI reiterates to resolve issues of business community

Karachi:Being the apex body of Trade and Industry of Pakistan, FPCCI is always available to address the issues faced by the business community, said Sheikh Sultan Rehman Vice President FPCCI during the “Open House” discussion on the matters related to business, trade and industry organized at the Federation House Karachi. While conducting the program, Sheikh Sultan Rehman said that on the instructions of Mian Read More…

(Cricket): Almost Rs9 million up for grabs in National T20 Cup

Karachi:The upcoming National T20 Cup First XI tournament, which begins on 30 September in Multan, comes with an opportunity for the country’s elite white ball cricketers to pocket hefty prize money with nearly Rs9million up for grabs. With Rs5million as the tournament’s winning prize money, Imad Wasim-led Northern will be eager for title defence. The runner-up will receive Rs2.5million, while Rs400,000 will bRead More…