Tag: Karachi

Ministry blames KANUPP ‘temporary, substandard repairs’ for blackout

#MinistryofEnergy says canisters replaced in nuclear power plant during 2019 repairs were not meant to be used for transmission lines and were makeshift and a temporary arrangement

Power supply to Karachi will be restored by evening’

An accidental fault in the transmission lines caused several power plants to trip resulting in a massive power outage

Unending misery

With predictions of another spell of rain while Karachi is already struggling to stay afloat from the previous rain is only bad news for the residents

Woes of South Asian Cities

Tumhein fikr hai apne ghar kiMujhe har gali ka gham haiThis heartfelt couplet by people’s poet Habib Jalib encapsulates the soul of this activist-academic...

IBA’s mega scandal hushed-up

How a handful of students and teachers are pushing an LGBTQ+ agenda at IBA with the support of the management

PM Shehbaz will undertake day-long visit to Karachi today

Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif will undertake a day-long visit to Karachi today where he will chair a consultative meeting on the development projects.The prime...

Karachi braces for pre-heat wave

The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has issued a forecast of a new heatwave in Karachi from Wednesday as a result the mercury will rise...

IBA under fire for its LGBTQ event

The administration of the Institute of Business Administration is under fire for organising a ‘homosexual’ dance party, videos of which have been widely circulating...

Zardari will be my next target: PM Imran

A seemingly unperturbed Prime Minister Imran Khan on Wednesday said that his next target would be PPP Co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari for his involvement...

KANUPP-3 connected to national grid on trial basis

The 1,100 megawatt Karachi Nuclear Power Plant Unit-3 (K-3) was connected to the national grid on Friday on a trial basis and its power...



Pak Army vows to punish those responsible for May 9 violence

Noose of law is also tightened around the planners and masterminds, who mounted the hate ripened and politically driven rebellion against the state and state institutions  

Political Transition: A Shift from Oligarchy to Plutocracy

The growing dominance of the wealthy in politics raises questions about Pakistan's commitment to democratic principles.

BIPL sale controversy, SHC orders ‘status-quo’

Transfer of the majority shares and management control to JS Group put on hold as one entity cannot own two banks under the Pakistani law

Shareholders demand SBP not to transfer BIPL shares to JS Bank

SHC Single Bench, which barred JS Group from acquiring another banking license, to hear the sale of BIPL to JS Bank case on Divisional Bench orders

WEF’s ‘Future of Jobs Report 2023’ unveils Pakistan’s landscape

ISLAMABAD: The World Economic Forum (WEF) has predicted that...

آئی ایم ایف نے پاکستان کی معاشی شرح نمو میں بڑی کمی کی پیشگوئی کر دی

عالمی مالیاتی فنڈ (آئی ایم ایف) نے رواں مالی...

Another Sad Day!

Pakistan's political crisis is getting out of hand. It has all the potential to damage the state. Therefore, saner minds should come forward and help diffuse the situation before it is too late.

A Valuable Resource

Womack’s book ‘Neighbors: Christians and Muslims Building Communities’ is a valuable resource for those seeking to navigate the complexities of interfaith dialogue and cooperation in a pluralistic society

سپریم کورٹ کا پنجاب میں 14 مئی کو انتخابات کرانے کا حکم

سپریم کورٹ نے الیکشن کمیشن کی جانب سے انتخابات...