Monthly Archives: May 2014

President to address joint sessions of parliament today

Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain will address the joint session of the parliament today Monday at 11 a.m. President will focus on foreign policy, security and political situation in his address.

Under the clause 56(1) of the Constitution, President addresses the

Transporters concerned over reemerging of encroachments

KARACHI: President Karachi Transport Action Committee Muhammad Ashraf Banglori on Sunday expressed grave concern over reemerging of encroachments in the metropolis and demanded of the high ups to eliminate mess of encroachments on regular basis for smooth flow of the

15 % population suffering from skin diseases in Sindh

KARACHI: Renowned Skin Specialist, Institute of Skin Diseases Sindh (ISDS), Dr Manzoor H Memon, has said about 15 percent population of Sindh was suffering from skin diseases and urbanization was considered the major factor behind the prevalence of such diseases.

One killed, two injured in hand grenade attack

KARACHI: One person was killed and two others injured in a hand grenade attack on Khalid Bin Waleed road in the city on Sunday. According to police, a 40-year-old man, Khadim Hussain, son of Ghulam Hussain, Asif, 45, son of

Govt to focus on energy projects in next budget

Islamabad: The government has planned to focus on energy projects in the next budget to overcome power shortage in the country. According to media reports 260 billion rupees will be allocated in the 2014-15 federal budget to initiate several new

Five, including four of a family, killed in Karachi

KARACHI: Five people, including four family members, were killed and another injured in different violence incidents in the city on Sunday. A police official Ramzan Pathan along with his wife Nadia and two children Asad and Umema were found killed