Facebook Facebook Facebook Facebook

Categories

Home » Archives by category » Proceedings (Page 97)

Bulk of FIRs registered against power pilferers; NA told

ISLAMABAD: The heart of energy crisis lies not only in the fuel mix or power generation but in the transmission and distribution of electricity. Pakistan is very unfortunate as the…

Govt rules out possibility of e-voting in LG elections

ISLAMABAD, January 10:With local bodies’ elections nearing in three provinces of country, the federal government said that electoral laws do not provide for electronic voting system. The Federal Minister for…

Passport saga reaches National Assembly

ISLAMABAD, January 9: The government admitted in the National Assembly that overseas Pakistanis were badly affected with the problems in issuances of passports by the Pakistani missions abroad. This was…

480 FATA schools, 68 health units damaged due to militancy; NA informed

ISLAMABAD: The continuous militancy in the tribal belt seems to be the main cause for collapse of educational and health infrastructures in Federally Administered Tribal Area (FATA), as 480 schools…

All set to privatize power generation, distribution companies

ISLAMABAD, January 6: The government has decided to privatize power generation and distribution companies and allocated an amount of Rs 220 billion on account of power sector subsidy for current…

National Assembly denied information on underway NAB investigations

ISLAMABAD, January 3: The federal government has informed the National Assembly that as many as 626 inquiries and 254 investigations are currently pending at various stages in National Accountability Bureau…

OGDCL earned 3 bn since 2009, National Assembly told

ISLAMABAD, January 2: The Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) has earned a profit of Rs. 365.9 billion during the last five years, the government minister informed the Lower…

Gas reservoir appears in Gwadar after earthquake, says minister

ISLAMABAD, January 1: The Minister for Science and Technology Zahid Hamid told the National Assembly that emission of gasses is taking place in Island which emerged in the sea between…

‘Government sets ambitious plan to construct 3756 km long roads’

‘Government sets ambitious plan to construct 3756 km long roads’ ISLAMABAD, December 31:The government has planned to construct new roads of cumulative length of 3756 kilometers with an estimated cost…