Jamaludddin Jamali

  • TLAHORE - Pepco has frozen all power development projects including a mega project to import 1000MW electricity from Iran for an indefinite period on account of ongoing rehabilitation in four distribution companies namely PESCO (Peshawar), MEPCO (Multan), QESCO (Quetta) and HESCO (Hyderabad) ...

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  • TLAHORE - Justice Sheikh Azmat Saeed of the Lahore High Court on Monday raised a big question mark on the performance of both federal government and Punjab government which have failed to outline any schedule for conducting local bodies elections in Punjab despite lapse of several months. The judge ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will give Rs 170 billion emergency grant to rebuild flood-hit infrastructure of pepco and wapda in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan including repair of transmission lines and grids station which were highly damaged by unprecedented floods ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court on Friday permitted Punjab Civil Secretariat to use the land of pre-partition 'Baba Ground for car parking purposes and also directed the Punjab chief secretary to provide the ground to Punjab University on all occasions of the varsitys sports festivals. Justice Syed ...

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  • TLAHORE - Justice Ijaz Ahmed Chaudhry of Lahore High Court on Friday directed district magistrates of Sheiku-pura, Narowal, Toba Tek Singh and Sailkot to immediately release six persons of banned organisations, who were put under detention on the charges of suspicions. The LHC judge suspended the ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court was informed on Thursday that the transit trade agreement between Pakistan and Afghanistan had not yet been signed, and just a ministerial level meeting was held on July 17 between the two countries to finalise the transit trade plan. In this regard, Deputy Attorney ...

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  • TLAHORE - Chief Justice Lahore High Court Khawaja Muhammad Sharif on Friday strictly ordered Chairman and General Manager Pakistan Railways to provide three trains to Jhoolay Lal Council for taking hundreds of devotees on Urs of Hazrat Baba Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in Sehwan Sharif. In case of ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Capital City Police Officer (CCPO) of the provincial capital Thursday warned that the building of the Lahore High Court, Sessions Courts and other courts are on the hit list of the terrorists as miscreants can enter in these courts for terror attacks by wearing the uniform of lawyers ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court Wednesday directed Secretary Interior Ministry to appear in the court on August 2 to explain why he did not hand over documents to Foreign Ministry, which could be helpful in proving innocence of Dr Aafia Siddiqui in the US court. The record shows that Interior ...

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  • TLAHORE - The federal government has issued directives to all the provincial governments to implement Shops and Establishment Ordinance 1969 and take action under labour law against the owners of such shops and stores, which are flouting the government orders regarding closure of shops at 8:00pm. ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court on Wednesday sought comments from the Punjab Assembly speaker, deputy speaker and secretary on former lady MPA Shumaila Ranas petition, which stated that some PNL-N leaders got resignation from her at gunpoint and later the assembly speaker accepted the same without ...

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  • TLAHORE - Over 120 judges of the subordinate judiciary including civil judges and additional session judges observed strike on Tuesday against hooliganism of the office-bearers of Lahore Bar Association (LBA) and the judges did not agree to sit in the courts despite day-long efforts by the LHC ...

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  • TLAHORE - The additional sessions and civil judges in the provincial capital Monday went on a 15-day strike to register protest against the violent 'attack by a large number of lawyers at the court of District and Sessions Judge (D&SJ) Zawar Ahmed Sheikh to stop him performing his duties. It is ...

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  • TLAHORE - A lull time has come in the hearing of three identical petitions against dual offices of President Asif Ali Zardari in view of annual summer vacations at the Lahore High Court. Keeping in view summer holidays starting from July 12 a full bench of the Lahore High Court on Wednesday ...

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  • TLAHORE - Water and Sanitation Agency (WASA) has admitted before the Lahore High Court that some of its tubewells in the City are pumping out arsenic-contaminated ground water, which is a serious health hazards to Lahorites. The WASA also told the court that in view of presence of arsenic poison in ...

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  • TLAHORE - A PPP leader, who has challenged the eligibility of PML-N MNA Wasim Akhtar, spoke loudly against Lahore High Court Chief Justice Khawaja Muhammad Sharif on Monday during hearing of his petition in the court of Justice Sh Azmat Saeed. Ch Manzoor Ahmed, head of Peoples Labour Bureau, a wing ...

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  • TLAHORE-Iran, being a brotherly Muslim country, will give electricity to Pakistan on relatively cheap rates due to the power crisis faced by our country and it will help significantly reduce power shortfall, PEPCO officials told The Nation. The teams of PEPCO and WAPDA are working on the feasibility ...

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  • TLAHORE - The public witnessed a scene of hooliganism at the Lahore High Court on Tuesday when a murder accused escaped from the courtroom with the support of lawyers after cancellation of his interim bail as police officials who tried to arrest the accused were badly beaten by the lawyers. ...

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  • TLAHORE-The sizzling weather has pushed up demand of electricity upto 3000 MW in the country compared to last two days when demand and generation of electricity was on friendly terms in the country and pepco was at ease in relation to supply of electricity to its consumers across the country. The ...

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  • TLAHORE - The terrorism and sabotage activities by miscreants have caused Rs 216 million financial loss to Pepco in Balochistan alone during 298 incidents of destroying transmission lines and grid stations there in a bid to destabilise the country, sources in Pepco told The Nation. Official sources ...

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  • TLAHORE - Pepco is saving 350 MW electricity per hour under the energy conservation plan with the closure of markets and shops at 8pm and it is magic of early closure of shops that electricity shortfall has come to zero point on Wednesday, sources in Pepco revealed. Besides the energy saving plan, ...

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  • TLAHORE - The massive usage of air conditioners (ACs) at work places and homes is making it an uphill task for Pepco to overcome the ongoing electricity crisis as the mad race for ACs-style living is frustrating all government efforts to keep a balance in power generation and consumption. At the ...

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  • TLAHORE Funded by the Asian Development Bank (ADB) and the World Bank (WB), the Pakistan Electric Power Company (Pepco) is spending a sum of Rs 57,041 million on 30 projects of up-gradation and construction of grid stations and transmission lines to revamp the electricity supply system and stop ...

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  • TLAHORE - In the backdrop of the 2010-11 budget fixing the curse of poverty and price hike is the biggest challenge for the PPP government, which has been making promises of giving Roti, Kapra and Makan to the acute poor sections of the society over the decades. No doubt millions of people living ...

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  • TLAHORE - The Lahore High Court (LHC) has directed Ministry of Foreign Affairs to present a resolution in the United Nations General Assembly against the hosting of blasphemous material on American website Facebook and submit its report in court about steps taken in regard on June 15. Although the ...

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  • TLAHORE The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Monday lifted the ban on American social networking website Facebook in Pakistan when officials of the Foreign Ministry and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) assured that no blasphemous caricatures of the Holy Prophet (PBUH) would be put on the ...

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  • TLAHORE - In a good move the Pepco has caught 500,000 electricity thieves in the last 9 months and by taking legal actions against them collected revenue of Rs 3 billion from power thieves in terms of fines and penalties, official sources told The Nation. It is first time in the country that sword ...

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  • TLAHORE The Lahore High Court on Friday ordered the Federal Government not to restrain free movement of nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan other than providing an appropriate security to him and that too strictly acting upon a plan earlier agreed between the government and Dr Khan. The court ...

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  • TLAHORE - The nation is trapped in several crises and waiting for bold and daring leadership of Nawaz Sharif, who during his tenure as prime minister despite the international pressure conducted successful nuclear tests in 1998 to counter the Indian hegemonic designs and gave the countrys ...

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  • TLAHORE - With urbanisation, the domestic electricity consumption is rising day after day that eating up due share of industrial and agriculture sectors besides deepening electricity crisis in the country, it has been learnt. The household sector has become the largest consumer of electricity by ...

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