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Peshawar BRT faces suspension as crisis deepens

PESHAWAR: Five private companies running the Peshawar BRT have threatened to stop the operations due to the provincial government’s failure to pay around Rs1...

‘Britain’s salad vegetable crisis its own fault’

One of Britain's most experienced retail bosses has blamed the country's current shortage of salad vegetables on a lack of government support which has...

President Alvi urges stakeholders to sit together to ‘resolve crisis’

HYDERABAD: President Dr Arif Alvi has said the implementation of the constitution was the solution to all problems and all stakeholders must sit together...

Tea prices raised by Rs200 per kg as crisis looms

LAHORE: Tea packers have increased the prices by Rs200 per kg as around 250 containers were stuck at the port that arrived from late...

Auto Industry Facing Unprecedented Crisis

The economic woes experienced by the country have put enormous pressure on almost all sectors of economy. Auto industry is also gripped by the...

Karachi water crisis: diagnosis, mafia & victims

How Karachi water crisis hits masses? Lethal effects victims, poor-income class people, incur? How women, young girls suffer? How Amber Alibhai, a civil society...

Pervez Khattak says elections only way to steer Pakistan out of crisis

ISLAMABAD: Former federal minister and Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader, Pervez Khattak on Saturday said the call for fresh elections is the only solution to...

Shaukat Tarin warns of Sri Lanka-like crisis in Pakistan

KARACHI: Former finance minister Shaukat Tarin has termed the Federal Budget 2022-23 as 'anti-people' and 'bloody', warning that Pakistan could face Sri Lanka-like crisis...

Crisis deepens as two separate Punjab Assembly sessions summoned

LAHORE: Political crisis in Punjab deepened as Governor Punjab Baligh Ur Rehman and provincial assembly speaker Chaudhry Pervaiz Elahi summoned separate sessions for presentation...

Karachi Garbage Story 2: government & mafia

How connivance of government officials associated with KMC and DMCs have helped these mafia groups thrive in the noir business of garbage and recycle....

Crisis-hit Sri Lanka declares emergency after crippling strike

Sri Lanka's president Friday declared a state of emergency for the second time in five weeks, giving security forces sweeping powers amid a nationwide...

Usman Buzdar resignation: Constitutional crisis intensified in Punjab

LAHORE: The constitutional crisis has intensified in Punjab as Advocate General Punjab Ahmad Awais has sent a legal opinion to the Governor of Punjab...

PM Imran Khan blames Sindh govt for flour, fertiliser crisis

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday held the Sindh government responsible for the wheat flour and fertiliser crisis, ARY News reported. According to details,...

Evening with environmentalists: Ray of hope in climate dystopia?

'We can't win each & every battle but the war goes on and we have to go on fighting it without letting both setbacks & small wins slow us'

Britain’s royals silent as ‘Megxit’ crisis rages after bombshell interview

The Queen wanted to take some time before the palace issued a response, a royal source said

Myanmar residents on night patrol as coup tensions deepen

Communities across Myanmar have formed neighbourhood watch brigades to prevent night-time arrests

CNG association dreads impending gas crisis, blames SSGC’s inability

Senior Vice President of Pakistan’s CNG association Khanjee said he protested the suspension of the gas supply on behalf of all CNG station owners

South Korea to tighten social distancing, warns of new COVID-19 crisis

The Korea Disease Control and Prevention Agency (KDCA) reported 230 cases as of Monday midnight, marking the ninth straight day of triple-digit rises and the highest since early September.

NAB arrests food department’s ex-deputy director over corruption charges

Suspect Rafiq Rajper held the key post in the food department and he will be presented in Accountability Court tomorrow to seek remand, NAB sources said.

Flour crisis likely in Karachi as wheat prices go up

Following the consistent increase in the number of coronavirus cases in Sindh, the provincial capital Karachi is likely to face flour crisis.