Quetta Center forecast dry weather in Balochistan

KARACHI:Pakistan Meteorological Department Quetta Regional Center has forecast that dry weather is expected in most parts of the province during the next 24 hours. Weather during the last 24 hours: dry weather prevailed in most parts of the province. Maximum temperature recorded on Thursday was as Barkhan 27.5, Dalbandin 30, Gwadar 31, Jiwani 30.5, Kalat 19, Khuzdar 27.5, Lasbella 38, Nokkundi 32, Panjgur 29, Pasni Read More…

Excise police foil bid to smuggle 125 kg hashish to Karachi

KARACHI:Excise police on Thursday foiled an attempt to smuggle 125 kg hashish to Karachi by arresting one drug peddler. An excise police team Jacobabad, headed by Inspector Gul Muhammad Bhutto, in a raid seized 125 kg hashish from accused Islamuddin Pakhtan, a resident of Pishin. The hashish was being smuggled from Quetta to Karachi in truck No TKC-428. A case has been registered against the accused and further inveRead More…

Nestle Pakistan recognized as diversity and inclusion (D and I) champion at GDIB Awards 2021

KARACHI:Nestle Pakistan was recognized as a diversity and inclusion (D and I) champion at the Global Diversity and Inclusion Benchmarks (GDIB) Awards 2021. Nestle Pakistan won a total of six awards in categories of D and I leadership, structure, recruitment, benefits, vision and social responsibility at the annual diversity and inclusion conference held in Karachi. The acknowledgement reaffirms Nestle Pakistan’s conRead More…

Air Chief calls on Sri Lankan Prime Minister

KARACHI:Air Chief Marshal Mujahid Anwar Khan, Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force arrived in Sri Lanka, today to attend 70th Anniversary of Sri Lankan Air Force as Guest of honour. The Air Chief called on the Prime Minister of Sri Lanka H.E Mahinda Rajapaksa, in his office. The Sri Lankan Prime Minister acknowledged Pakistan’s unwavering support to Sri Lanka in any hour of need. He also reiterated to further Read More…

PTCL, UBL strike business accord

KARACHI:Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) and United Bank Limited (UBL) signed an agreement, for the hosting of UBL’s primary site at PTCL’s purpose-built Tier-3 certified Data Center facility in Karachi. The signing ceremony was attended by Mr. Nadeem Khan, Acting CEO and Group Chief Financial Officer, PTCL Group and Mr. Shazad G Dada, President and CEO, UBL, along with senior officials from both coRead More…

Karachi Railways retrieves godown in an anti-encroachment operation

KARACHI:In a yet another anti-encroachment operation, the Pakistan Railways Karachi retrieves possession of a godown from unauthorized occupants on Thursday. The operation was conducted near Shaheen complex where the railways’ godown was being used for purposes related to Kerosine oil. The retrieved land measures 5000 square feet and is situated at one of the prime locations of the city having worth of Rs. 45 millioRead More…

PMA against relaxing COVID related restrictions

KARACHI:Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) is very much concerned over the government’s decision to relax Covid related restrictions on commercial activities, schools, offices and other workplaces, allowing them to function at full strength. Permission of indoor wedding ceremonies and opening of cinemas and shrines has been granted with effect from March 15. Number of spectators attending Pakistan Super League (PSL) Read More…

64 more Covid-19 patients lose life in country

KARACHI:As many as 64 more patients died of coronavirus in Pakistan during the last 24 hours while 1,519 new virus cases emerged. The country-wide death toll from the virus has surged to 13,076 so far since the outbreak of the disease in February. According to a Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation, and Coordination report issued on Thursday, a total of 585,435 people have been tested positive for the coRead More…

All Sindh Prof. Ejaz Faruqi Cricket tourney begins today

KARACHI:Montgomry Gymkhana will meet Liaquatabad Eaglets in the opening match of All Sindh Professor Ejaz Ahmed Faruqi Invitation Cricket Tournament today (Friday) at TMC Ground. The tournament is being organized by New Sangham Cricket Club with the permission of PCB. A total of 164 teams from across Sindh will be seen in action during the event. All matches will be 45 overs affair. The matches will be played underRead More…

Pakistan Navy ship NASR visits Cotonou Port of Benin

KARACHI:Pakistan Navy Ship NASR visited Cotonou Port of Benin as part of Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief (HADR) mission to African countries. According to PN information, upon arrival at Cotonou (Benin), PNS NASR was received by Ambassador of Pakistan at Niger HE Mr Ahmed Ali Sirohey along with Honorary Consular of Pakistan, Defence Attache of Pakistan in Nigeria, and host naval officials. Previously, thRead More…