WAPDA workers union demands 150% rise in salaries

Bureau Report HYDERABAD: Wapda workers union has demanded 150% pay and other fringe benefit rise in coming budget of 2017-18 in line with such rise...

GDP growth reaches 5.3% first time in eight years: economic survey

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Finance Ishaq Dar on Thursday has said that 5.3 percent growth has been witnessed in Gross Domestic Product (GDP) in...

Is KE waiting for people to die from load-shedding? SHC

Dr. SJA Jafri KARACHI: Is K-Electric (KE) waiting for people to die from load-shedding before it starts providing electricity to the people? This was stated on...

Struggle for political, human rights forbidden in Pakistan

Our Correspondent HYDERABAD: Leaders of Nationalist parties of Sindh, writers, intellectuals and social activists have expressed grave concern on critical situation of human and political...

Pangario’s growers protest over alleged artificial water shortage

Our Correspondent BADIN: A large number of the local growers in Pangrio town of Badin were protested against severe water shortage in the different...

Pakistan Air Force activates all forward operational bases after Indian threats

ISLAMABAD: Chief of the Army Staff (COAS), General Qamar Javed Bajwa said that any aggression across the Line of Control (LoC) would be retaliated with...

Swat: Three of family dead as roof of house collapses

SWAT: At least three people of a family were dead when roof of a house collapsed in the outskirt of Mangora in Swat. As per...

Peon injured after jumps to death from 6th floor of Interior Ministry in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: A peon who got seriously injured after jumping from the roof of Interior Ministry’s building died during treatment at PIMS hospital here. According to...

Zulfiqar Mirza booked in Badin Police Station attack case

KARACHI: Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) framed charges against 54 suspects including former Home Minister Sindh Zulfiqar Mirza in four cases including attack on police station...

Six picnickers drown at Hawksbay

KARACHI: KARACHI: At least four bodies of picnickers were recovered so far who were drowned in the sea in separate incidents, while hunt for...