Very cold and dry weather to prevail in KP

PESHAWAR:The Provincial Meteorological Center Peshawar on Wednesday predicted that very cold and dry weather is expected in most districts of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa during the next 24 hours. It said that during the last 24 hours, moderate to isolated heavy rainfall with isolated snowfall occurred over upper parts of the province while cold and partly … Read more

USA ambassador to Pakistan visits SCCI

SIALKOT:USA Ambassador to Pakistan Donald Blome visited the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI) for a meeting with members of the Sialkot Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The Ambassador was warmly received by President SCCI Abdul Ghafoor Malik along with other officials. According to the SCCI Press release, while addressing to the house President … Read more

Huge oil quantity wastes as oil tanker turns turtle

MUZAFFARGARH:A huge amount of crude oil spilled on the road when an oil tanker stuffed with over 50,000 litres of oil turned into a turtle on Wednesday morning. Official from Rescue Control Room said the oil tanker overturned while climbing on Shah Jamal road near Al-rehman petrol pump. Rescuers dispatched the fire vehicle as the … Read more

IESCO for taking precautionary measures to avoid any mishap in rainy spell

ISLAMABAD:The Islamabad Electric Supply Company (ISCO) on Wednesday advised the general public to take precautions to avoid any accidents during rains as a little carelessness can lead to fatal accidents. The general public was advised to follow precautionary measures for the sake of saving life and important belongings, told IESCO spokesperson here. He said always … Read more

Fish exports increase by 12.23% to $224.9 million

ISLAMABAD:The exports of fish and fish preparations increased by 12.23 percent during the first half of the current fiscal year as compared to the corresponding period of last year, Pakistan Bureau of Statistics (PBS) reported. The country earned $224.982 million from seafood exports during July-December (2022-23) against the exports of US $200.473 million in July-December … Read more

Wheat quota of three flour mills suspended over hoarding

MULTAN:District administration suspended the wheat quota of three flour mills over black marketing of flour during a crackdown launched here on Wednesday. As per directives of Deputy Commissioner (DC) Muhammad Tahir Watto, the district administration and food department launched a joint crackdown against the black marketing of flour. The team of the food department led … Read more

DC directs SWMC to improve sanitation

SIALKOT:Deputy Commissioner Abdullah Khurram Niazi on Wednesday directed the Solid Waste Management Company (SWMC) to improve sanitation situation in new areas. During a meeting, the DC said sanitation system in urban union councils and tehsil headquarters had been transferred to the SWMC which would benefit people. The meeting was attended by Additional Deputy Commissioner General … Read more