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May 1

Petrol prices to go up by over Rs 3 from May 1st

ISLAMABAD: The government has decided to increase the prices of high-speed diesel (HSD) and petrol by more than Rs 5 and Rs 3 per litre respectively for the next month following hike in global oil prices, effective from May 1st. International market rates are expected to see a rise in oil prices. Local markets expected to up the petrol and diesel prices by five percent. OGRA has forwarded a summary of the recommended hike in the prices to the petroleum ministry for approval. According to reports, petrol prices will see…

PM, President pledge to protect labourers’ rights

ISLAMABAD:┬áPresident Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in their separate messages on Monday have said the government is taking measures for the welfare and enhancing living standards of workers and their families. In their messages on Labour Day, they said that workforce is an extremely important pillar of society and playing a pivotal role in its socio-economic development. The president said that the day symbolizes the strength and character of the Pakistani workforce and its devotion and commitment…