Protests occur around the country in reaction to rising electricity prices.

ISLAMABAD – Protests are taking place in major cities and towns across the country, including Karachi, Lahore, and Peshawar, over excessive electricity costs. People have taken to the streets in response to a huge increase in electricity rates across the country.In most of the country’s small and big cities, businessmen are protesting the high cost […]

Markets to shut by 8:30pm, wedding halls 10pm under energy-saving plan.

ISLAMABAD: On Tuesday, the Federal Cabinet, presided over by Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, authorised the immediate implementation of the Energy Conservation Plan. At a press conference in Islamabad with other cabinet members, Minister for Defence Khawaja Asif highlighted key aspects of the energy conservation plan. He added that under the plan, shops would shut by […]

Schools and private workplaces may be closed for a week because to smog: LHC.

LAHORE, Pakistan — On Wednesday, the Lahore High Court said it could be obliged to declare an environmental emergency and halt schools and private companies for a week. According to facts, the LHC heard petitions on the province’s smog problem. Director PDMA briefed the court that the situation has improved in recent days and would […]