Archive for September 20th, 2011
Karachi: Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan has a long hit list for Karachi. yesterday attach was the one of them. Intelligence Agencies warned that Taliban wanted to kill CCPO Karachi Saood Mirza, SSP Farooq Awan.
LAHORE: Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed of the Lahore High Court on Monday directed the Ministry of Information Technology to submit a report by October 6 on a petition seeking a permanent ban on the access to American social networking website Facebook for hosting a competition featuring blasphemous caricatures.
ISLAMABAD: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Dr Farooq Sattar told the US Consulate in Karachi that along with some workers of the MQM, former President Pervaiz Musharaf, some landlords, the ISI and other parties were involved in the May 12, 2007 incident in Karachi, WikiLeaks has disclosed.
ISLAMABAD: The cabinet committee on energy has proposed a 12 percent hike in the electricity tariff to generate Rs67 billion to tackle the monster of circular debt that has ballooned to Rs284.4 billion, choking the performance of the cash bleeding power sector and causing an estimated production loss of $4.4 billion per annum, official documents prepared for a briefing to the federal cabinet and exclusively available with The News have disclosed.