LPG prices increased by Rs.9 per kg in KPK

LPG pricesLPG prices increased by Rs.9 per kg in KPK. The Liquefied Petroleum Gas (LPG) price has increased by Rs.9 per kg in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after which the price of LPG reached to Rs.160 per kg across the province. LPG companies in KPK have started to sale gas on new prices. Chairman Pakistan LPG Distributors Association Irfan Khokhar has told that companies are receiving the arbitrary Prices. He further told that LPG government price is Rs.65 per kg, and it reached to Rs, 102 after including tax and company’s profit, however in Karachi and Lahore LPG is sale on Rs.170 and in Muree LPG price is reached to Rs.180 per kg.

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NA speaker rejects PM disqualification reference

NA speaker rejects PM disqualification reference. National Assembly Speaker, Ayaz Sadiq has cancelled the reference regarding the disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Azhar Siddique has sent the reference to NA Speaker on September 25. It was said in reference, PM should disqualified under article 63 of constitution. NA Speaker, Ayaz Sadiq has said that NA has right to dismissed the reference.

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Another suicide attack on army bus in Kabul, 3 killed

Another suicide attack on army bus in Kabul, 3 killed. At least 3 soldiers were killed and 2 sustained injuries during another suicide attack on Afghan army bus in Kabul. According to Afghan Interior Ministry, suicide attacker has targeted the army bus in Kabul. Injured have been taken to hospital for treatment. Afghan army buses had also targeted on previous day in which 7 Afghan soldiers were killed and several sustained injures. According to resources, it was the fourth deadly attack in the capital since new president Ashraf Ghani was sworn in on Monday. Talibans had claimed the responsibility of attacks on last day.

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Dollar steady at level of Rs.102.70 in Interbank market

Dollar Price in Interbank MarketDollar steady at level of Rs.102.70 in Interbank market. Dollar value reached on the level of Rs.102.40 with the increase of 10 Paisa in open market, Pound remain stable, Euro value decreased by 50 Cents, while UAE dirham and Saudi riyal increase by the value of 10.10 Cents. Pakistani Rupee remained stable against the Dollar in Interbank market on Wednesday, while Rupee came under pressure in open currency market, after which dollar value increased, however Euro value decreased. According to the report of Forex Association of Pakistan, the dollar value as compared to rupee was remained stable at the level of Rs.102.60 purchase price and Rs.102.70 sale price in interbank on previous day, while dollar was increased by 10 Cents in open currency market, after which purchase price and sale price of dollar was reached to 102.20 and Rs.102.30 respectively. According to Forex Report of Pakistan, Euro price in open market was decreased by 50 Cents, after which Euro purchase and sale price reached to Rs.128 and 128.25 respectively, however British Pound price was remained stable.

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Firing incident in Khairpur, 3 women killed

Firing incident in Khairpur, 3 women killed. Unknown armed men were entered in a house and opened fire, in a result of which 3 women including a mother and her 2 daughters were killed on the spot, while 5 people including 2 kids were injured. According to police, firing incident was took place at a house in Goth Mehran Narijo area of Khairpur district. Accused were fled from the scene after the firing. Resources told that armed men have targeted the heirs of the house.

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4 gangsters killed & 2 arrested during rangers operation in Lyari

4 gangsters killed & 2 arrested during rangers operation in Lyari. According to resources, the rangers have conducted the raid in Taghluq Lane area of Lyari on a tip off regarding presence of terrorists in those areas, after which 4 alleges gangsters were killed in exchange of fire between both parties. The killed gangsters were involved in various crimes including the armed attacks on police and in killing of 12 people including 2 women. The dead bodies have been shifted to civil hospital for identification and post mortem.

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US Secret Service director Julia Pierson resigned

US seceret serivce directorUS Secret Service director Julia Pierson resigned. US Secret Service director Julia Pierson has decided to step down after facing the criticism and questions over worse security arrangements in White House. According to US officials, after the resignation of Julia Pierson the well experienced Joseph Clancy will perform the same services as interim acting director until a permanent replacement is named for Pierson. White House spokesman Josh Earnest has told that US President Obama has called the Julia Pierson and has appreciated her services. President Obama has further said that appointment of new leader for Secrete Service is necessary after the current incidents regarding the security issues.

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Cracker attack & firing in Quetta, 4 killed & 10 injured

QuettaCracker attack & firing in Quetta, 4 killed & 10 injured. At least 4 people were killed and 10 sustained injuries during cracker attack and firing incidents at Quetta’s Zarghun Road. Police told that unknown men have hurled a hand grenade at barber shops near the Zarghun Road. The incident spread fear in those area and people get panic. Security agencies have cordoned off the entire area and have collected the evidences, while rescue teams have rushed the injured into hospital for medical aid. Hospital resources told that 4 injured people are still in critical condition. Security put on high alert after terror attacks in those areas.

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International Day for “Older Persons” is being observed across world today

International Day for “Older Persons” is being observed across world today. The International day for “Older Persons” is being celebrated across the world today to recognize the opportunities and challenges of population ageing in 21st century. The purpose to celebrate this day is to provide the awareness regarding the problems, necessities and troubles of older persons. This time the subject of this day is “Difficulties faced by older persons in last days of their lives”. Ceremonies, seminars and workshops are being organized to provide the awareness regarding the take care of old persons and their rights in society, however the trend of leaving old persons at old age homes is increasing day by day in Pakistan, and people getting bore from their elders. In this situation decision regarding to celebrate International Day for “Older Persons” will be a good step for both older and youngsters.

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Mumtaz Bhutto decided to leave PML-N

Mumtaz Bhutto decided to leave PML-N. Senior politician Mumtaz Bhutto has finally decided to leave PML-N. He said while talking to media in Badin that there is no concept of PML-N in Sindh and expectations linked to it were not fulfilled. Mumtaz Bhutto further said that public demand regarding the midterm election should be accepted. He said that session of central committee of National Front has summoned and he will soon decide his political future.

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