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ECP seeks withdrawal of parliament’s power to prepare nomination form

08 August, 2019 6:08 pm 6:08 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has demanded the withdrawal of parliament’s power to prepare the nomination form, revealed sources. According to recommendations sent to the Ministry of Parliamentary Affairs, the ECP should have the power to get information from any candidate. It stated that the ECP has the power of … Read More



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NA speaker, power, ban, meetings, standing, committees, Bilawal

NA speaker has no power to ban meetings of standing committees: Bilawal

07 July, 2019 5:29 pm 5:29 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto said that National Assembly Speaker Asad Qaisar has no power to ban the meetings of the standing committees. Addressing a press conference in Islamabad on Tuesday, he said that the speaker could not impose the ban under the law. “The speaker should immediately withdraw the decision to … Read More



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New Istanbul, mayor, star, power, challenge, Erdogan

New Istanbul mayor’s star power could be a challenge for Erdogan

06 June, 2019 4:20 pm 4:20 pm

ANKARA/ISTANBUL (Reuters) – Istanbul’s new mayor now shoulders the expectations of Turkey’s long-subdued opposition after he emerged from obscurity to deal President Tayyip Erdogan the biggest election blow of his career. Ekrem Imamoglu of the Republican People’s Party (CHP) won a decisive victory on Sunday, his second in three months after authorities annulled an earlier … Read More



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Karachi water supply cut off after power outage at Dhabeji pumping station

06 June, 2019 11:44 am 11:44 am

KARACHI (92 News) – Water supply to several areas of Karachi has been cut off after power outage at the Dhabeji pumping station on Saturday. The power of the Dhabeji pumping station was disconnected due to fire at the K electric grid station. The water board spokesperson said that more than 100 million gallons of … Read More



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Britain to launch new scheme to pay households for unused renewable power

Britain to launch new scheme to pay households for unused renewable power

06 June, 2019 9:47 am 9:47 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will launch a new scheme to pay households producing energy from renewable sources, such as solar panels, for their surplus electricity, the government said on Sunday. Around 800,000 homes in Britain have solar panels installed and the scheme will replace a feed-in-tariff system which ended in April. “The new smart export … Read More



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ECC approves additional supply of 150MW to K-Electric

05 May, 2019 6:23 pm 6:23 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) approved additional supply of 150 MW of power through National Grid to K-Electric in Karachi. The ECC meeting was held on Wednesday under the chair by Prime Minister’s Adviser on Finance Dr Abdul Hafeez Shaikh in Islamabad. During the meeting, the ECC approved procurement of 5.15 … Read More



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NRO, PM, power, NRO, Shahid, Khaqan

Who has demanded NRO? Has PM power to give NRO? Shahid Khaqan

05 May, 2019 10:22 pm 10:22 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has questioned that who has demanded the National Reconciliation Ordinance (NRO) and whether he (PM) has power to give the NRO. In 92 News Programme ‘Ho Kaya Raha Hay’ on Thursday, he said that the selected prime minister had failed in running the government. “Nawaz … Read More



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Media, ban, PTM, IHC, PEMRA, PTA, implementation, laws

ECP has no power to de-seat a lawmaker for being on Fourth Schedule: IHC

04 April, 2019 11:18 am 11:18 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has ruled that the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has no power to disqualify a lawmaker for being his name on the Fourth Schedule. Justice Aamir Farooq announced the reserved verdict on the petition of PTI MPA Shah Muhammad. Babar Awan has represented the petitioner. The … Read More



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Pakistan, responsible, nuclear, power, aggressive, designs, FM Qureshi

Pakistan is a responsible nuclear power, has no aggressive designs: FM Qure...

04 April, 2019 9:38 am 9:38 am

TOKYO (92 News) – Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that Pakistan is a responsible nuclear state and has no aggressive designs. Talking to the media before departing for China on Wednesday, he said that Pakistan is nuclear are in safe hands and the world acknowledges it. Earlier, Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi called … Read More



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NAB, arrests, federal secretary, Shahid Rafi, Karkey, rental, power, case

NAB arrests ex-federal secretary Shahid Rafi in Karkey rental power case

04 April, 2019 10:32 pm 10:32 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Friday arrested former federal secretary Shahid Rafi in the Karkey rental power case. The NAB officials raided the house and arrested Shahid Rafi. They also recovered important documents about the scandal. He will be produced in the accountability court on Saturday. CNOOC Global Company Director … Read More



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Bilawal, Bhutto, inaugurates, Thar, Coal, Field, Power, plant

Bilawal Bhutto inaugurates Thar Coal Field Power plant

04 April, 2019 3:04 pm 3:04 pm

THAR (92 News) – PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari inaugurated the 660MW Thar Coal Field Power plant on Wednesday. He also inspected different departments and phases of the project. Addressing the ceremony, he said that the Thar project was initiated by Benazir Bhutto Shaheed. “Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto got this land back for us,” he … Read More



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Nepra, approves, 81-paisa, increase, power, rates

Nepra approves 81-paisa increase in power rates

04 April, 2019 12:26 pm 12:26 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (Nepra) approved a 81-paisa increase in the power rates on Thursday.n As a result of the increase in the power rates, consumers have to bear an additional burden of Rs5.20 billion. The increase will be applicable to all distribution companies, including K-Electric. It will be … Read More



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Climate, change, US, power, worry

Climate change seen as top threat, but US power a growing worry

02 February, 2019 1:58 pm 1:58 pm

BERLIN (Reuters) – Climate change is the top security concern in a poll conducted by the Washington-based Pew Research Center, followed by Islamist terrorism and cyber attacks while respondents in a growing number of countries worried about the power and influence of the United States. In 13 of 26 countries, people listed climate change as … Read More



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Power, phone outages hamper hurricane recovery one week after storm

10 October, 2018 8:50 am 8:50 am

PANAMA CITY BEACH, Fla. (Reuters) – A week after Hurricane Michael battered Florida’s Gulf Coast with record fury, the full extent of devastation and loss of life remained unclear on Wednesday, as disruptions to phone, power and transportation systems hindered the disaster recovery. At least 30 people were killed, according to local authorities, when Michael … Read More



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Transfer of power at grassroots level priority of our reform agenda: PM

09 September, 2018 10:03 pm 10:03 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Prime Minister Imran Khan chaired a meeting on local government system at the Prime Minister’s Office on Sunday. The meeting was attended by Federal Ministers, Chief Ministers of Punjab, Balochistan and KP, provincial ministers, federal and provincial secretaries of relevant departments and senior government officers. Detailed presentations were made and threadbare … Read More



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