March 21: Pakistan Today states that Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday ordered opening of the Pakistan-Afghanistan border in Chaman “despite global pandemic” to support Afghan “brothers and sisters” as the region feels the pinch of the novel coronavirus outbreak.
Gas price for Punjab, KP made dearer by 2pc
February 11: The News states that the Oil and Gas Regulatory Authority (Ogra) has permitted the Sui Northern Gas Pipelines Limited (SNGPL) to increase its average gas price by Rs 13.42/MMBtu (or 2 percent) for the financial year 2020-21.
American national in Pakistan hunts highest-rated rare Astore markhor
January 24: An American citizen has hunted the highest-rated Astore markhor, a rare species in Gilgit-Baltistan, after paying USD 61,500 as a licence fee during the current hunting trophy season, a Pakistani media report said on Sunday.