December 24, 2012 | Pakistan News Digest

  • Uber is Considering Paying Drivers Affected by Coronavirus

    Uber is thinking about paying its drivers that have been quarantined or diagnosed with the coronavirus, the ride-hailing service said in a statement yesterday.Uber drivers have constantly complained about having to drive dozens of strangers every day...

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  • Jazz Strengthens its Position as Pakistan’s No.1 Network

    Jazz, with its expanding footprint across the country’s landscape, and a legacy that stretches over two and half decades, has further established itself as the No. 1 network of Pakistan. The digital communications company recently celebrated reaching...

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  • Government to Release Rs. 29 Billion for Development of Universities

    Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood has stated that the government will soon release Rs. 29 billion for the development of universities under different programs.Addressing Vice-Chancellors’ Conference in Islamabad, he said his ministry is de...

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  • PEMRA advises TV channels not to air unethical slogans, objectionable content

    Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority has advised the satellite TV channels to ensure that no unethical slogans, objectionable content and discussion regarding the International Women Day are aired.According to a press release, PEMRA in its ad...

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  • Two killed after house roof collapses in Nowshera

    Two children died and eight other persons of the same family injured when a roof of their house collapsed in Nowshera on Saturday.According to Rescue 1122, the injured have been shifted to a nearby hospital.According to PDMA...

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  • New Railway track of 1885 km to be laid from Peshawar to Karachi: Sh Rasheed

    Federal Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid has expressed his resolve to make railways a profitable institution. He said completion of ML-1 is mission of his life.Addressing a press conference in Lahore today, he said that 1885 kilometers...

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  • Qureshi, Buzdar discuss establishment of Southern Punjab secretariat

    Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi called on Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar at Chief Minister in Lahore today.Matters of mutual interest, overall political situation and establishment of Southern Punjab secretariat were discussed during t...

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