Munawar Alam

  • TKARACHI - The country is going to face another crisis in the shape of gas shortage as its reserves will expire in 2012 and if government does not take any measure on war footing basis, the entire country will plunge into chaos and insurgency, said Qazi Nisar Ahmed Chairman Qismat Power Energy (Pvt) ...

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  • TKARACHI - The Karachi Electric Supply Corporation (KESC) is facing 600 to 700 megawatt power shortage for the last many years since its privatisation the management didn't take any initiative to increase the power generation. It also didn't show any interest in investing in the installation of new ...

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  • TKARACHI - More than 5,000 junior officers (JO) of Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) threatened to launch a massive protest against the lethargic attitude of management as they have been suffering since last 16 years and struggling for the restoration of Career Planning Policy (CPP) which was made by the ...

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  • TKARACHI - More than Five thousand Pakistan Steel Mills (PSM) workers are enthusiastic to take part in labour union referendum, which is going to be held today after 13 years. The struggle of PSM workers started in 1997 when management refused to hold the referendum and seized the CBA office. The ...

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  • TKARACHI-Advocate Sohail Hameed on Saturday filed a petition in SHC challenging the status of Asif Ali Zardari as PPP Co-Chairman under Article Section 11 of the Political Parties Order 2002 and pleaded the court to restrain Asif for acting as Co-Chairman of PPP without holding intra-party ...

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  • TKARACHI - "The people of Pakistan on February 18 had given mandate to the political parties over the judges' issue as they were aware that an independent judiciary was more important than Roti, Kapra aur Makan", said deposed Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry while addressing via telephone to a joint ...

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  • TKARACHI - The US interference in the process of reinstatement of judges has shattered the coalition between PPP and PML-N as Washington has serious concerns over the restoration of deposed CJP Iftikhar Chaudhry, said Justice (R) Wajihuddin Ahmed while talking to The Nation on Thursday. He said ...

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  • TKARACHI - The long-hour loadshedding across the country is attributed to inefficiency, negligence of the past governments and posting of non-technical management heads in Water and Power Development Authority (WAPDA) because unskilled management failed to increase power generation since last one ...

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  • TKARACHI - Lawyers, on the call of Pakistan Bar Council, observed black day in protest on Monday against the May 12 mayhem but failed to show handsome strength in general body meetings and rallies. Lawyers' fraternity, civil society organisations and political parties observed black day and ...

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  • TKARACHI - Negotiations between KESC Management and leaders of the Labour Union have failed to produce any result over the issue of salaries when the latter rejected discriminatory package, The Nation learnt on Saturday. Karachi Electric Supply Company has completely neglected non-technical ...

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  • TKARACHI-Former Advocate General of Sindh Anwar Mansoor Khan has sent a reference of misconduct against SHC Chief Justice Mr Justice Afzal Soomro to Supreme Judicial Council and sought his immediate suspension while a Divisional Bench of SHC has suspended the orders passed on May 5 by SHC Chief ...

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  • TKARACHI - All NAB cases within and outside the country against PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari have been withdrawn. Asif Ali Zardari had filed a petition in Sindh High Court for withdrawal of two cases under the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO), filed against him abroad. A ...

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  • TKARACHI - Labourer's problems will be solved on priority basis and government will provide relief as labourers are the back bone of economy and in this regard wages and other allowances will also be increased to enhance their living standards. Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah Federal Minister for ...

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  • TKARACHI - The deadline for the reinstatement of deposed judges ended on Wednesday (April 30, 2008) and lawyers' fraternity is waiting for the decision of political parities to be announced after the ongoing talks between the top leadership of PML-N and the PPP in Dubai. Addressing a ceremony ...

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  • TKARACHI - The deadline for the reinstatement of deposed judges has ended but leaders of the two leading political parties failed to evolve a formula in this regard while the legal fraternity is flexing its muscles to tackle the situation. The recent deadlock over the reinstatement of deposed ...

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  • TKARACHI - Speaker Sindh Assembly Nisar Ahmed Khuro has said that people of Pakistan especially women have been suffering from the deprivation of fundamental human rights and are being made victims of injustice since several decades. Addressing the inaugural session of a three-day seminar titled ...

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  • TKARACHI-Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday cleared PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari in the murder case of Mir Murtaza Bhutto, son of late Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto. A single bench of SHC comprising Justice Pir Ali Shah announced the verdict on an acquittal application filed by PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali ...

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