January 25, 2023

IRSA releases 54,800 cusecs water

ISLAMABAD:Indus River System Authority (IRSA) Tuesday released 54,800 cusecs water from various rim stations with inflow of 40,600 cusecs. According to the data released by IRSA, the water level in River Indus at Tarbela Dam was 1496.50 feet, 98.50 feet higher than its dead level of 1,398 feet. Water inflow

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Tapping youth potential vital for national development

PESHAWAR:Notwithstanding the country’s economic and agricultural resources, Pakistan’s population was growing at a rapid pace, thus depleting the job opportunities in government, private, agriculture and industrial sectors. Being the second most populous country after Indonesia in Muslim world and fifth in the globe, Pakistan’s population had swelled to a record

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DC takes notice of artificial fuel shortage

PESHAWAR:Deputy Commissioner (DC) Peshawar, Shafiullah Khan has taken notice of the reports of suspension of the sale of fuel products and conducted late-night raids on petrol pumps. On the directives of the DC, the officers of district administration inspected filling stations across the district and opened the sale of petroleum

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Pakistan, Qatar discuss avenues to enhance cooperation

ISLAMABAD:Federal Minister for Finance and Revenue, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar and Minister of Finance, State of Qatar, Ali bin Ahmed Al Kuwari during a meeting in Doha agreed to enhance cooperation in fields of science, technology, agriculture, education, trade, finance and investment. Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Government Effectiveness,

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Entire power system fully restored in wee hours: Khurram

ISLAMABAD:Minister for Power Division Engineer Khurram Dastgir on Tuesday said that the entire power system was fully restored at 5.14 am across the country. Addressing a press conference here, the minister said despite restoring the system, there would be a shortage of electricity for the next two days as the

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Pakistani singers celebrate Chinese New Year

ISLAMABAD:Pakistani singers enthralled the audience of twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad here late Tuesday to celebrate Chinese New Year 2023 at Pak China Friendship Centre. The show Happy Chinese New Year 2023 – Year of Rabbit and the Spring Festival Musical evening was organized by China Media Group. Special

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