ISLAMABAD: The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Tuesday notified a Rs1.23 per unit decrease in electricity rates for consumers of K-Electric and a Rs2.08 per unit slash in the rates for consumers of all other distribution companies (Discos).
LAHORE: The Punjab government on Tuesday has decided to increase the price of imported wheat by at least Rs 100 maintaining the price at Rs 1,300 per 40 Kilogram (kg) bag.
MELBOURNE: Pakistan-born refugee Fawad Ahmed was named to Australia’s test squad for tours of the West Indies and England tours later this year following an impressive domestic first-class season.
KARACHI: The wife of former Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) worker death row prisoner Saulat Mirza said that her husband had been in touch with Party chief Altaf Hussain before he was arrested on Dec 10, 1998.
ISLAMABAD: United States journalist Mark Siegel has refused to visit Pakistan and recorded his statement before the court in Benazir Bhutto murder case, local media reported on Tuesday.
NEW DELHI: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has sought the help of Saudi Arabia for the safety of 4000 Indiana in strife-torn Yemen.
AUCKLAND: New Zealand’s legendary spinner Daniel Vettori has officially retired from international cricket.
LAHORE: Pakistan Test cricketer Kamran Akmal was fined for having tinted glasses on his car by the traffic police in Lahore.
ISLAMABAD: Four death row convicts were executed in different cities across Punjab early Tuesday morning.
PESHAWAR: Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has claimed the responsibility for the killing of Lieutenant Colonel Tahir Azeem who was shot to death a day earlier by unknown gunmen in Peshawar’s Hayatabad area.