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Extended power cuts resume after brief respite

Muhammad Luqman from Lahore complies a report on resumption of power cuts in Lahore after short-lived break.

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April 10, 2013


No respite for euro zone in long rebalancing slog

LONDON: The euro zone crisis is entering a new, treacherous phase for governments, which can only cross their fingers that slow-burn reforms will pay off before voters get fed up with austerity and high unemployment.On the face of it, 2013 should be a much less traumatic year than 2012 for the 17-nation single-currency area.Financial conditions…

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January 22, 2013


Tech guru McAfee's legal appeals win him respite in Guatemala

GUATEMALA CITY: U.S. software pioneer John McAfee, facing deportation from Guatemala to Belize to answer questions over the death of a neighbor, has bought himself some time with legal appeals, the Guatemalan government said on Sunday.McAfee's lawyers have filed a request with a local court to grant him leave to stay in Guatemala until his…

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December 10, 2012


No respite yet for 2005 quake victims

Muhammed Faheem reports from Mansehra and sheds light on the persistent plight of the 2005 earthquake victims despite the lapse of seven years after the massive earthquake that wrought havoc in Northern Areas and Kashmir.

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October 8, 2012


Heavy rains bring respite for Karachi residents

Staff ReportKARACHI: People of the city had a pleasant time as the city received the first- and much-waited heavy rain of the season on Wednesday.The areas that received the rain include Malir, Model Colony, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Shah Faisal Colony, Airport area, North Nazimabad, Shara-e-Faisal, Saddar, I.I. Chundrigar Road, Dalmia, Clifton and others.Power supply to several…

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September 5, 2012


Pleasant turn in weather brings respite in Lahore

Staff ReportLAHORE: The light showers this morning turned the city’s weather pleasant, offering respite from the ongoing scorching heat, SAMAA reports Thursday.Meantime, the most cities of Punjab are expected to receive more rains today and tomorrow.Lahore and its suburbs were overcast since this morning coupled with cold breeze, which afforded the weather a pleasant turn….

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July 26, 2012


Karachi blast: No respite for bereaved families

Faryal Arif reports about the blast in Malir Halt area dated April 5. Bodies were transported to Jinnah Hospital, where bereaved families faced difficulties.

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April 6, 2012


Bell double century ensures no respite for India

LONDON: Ian Bell completed a maiden Test double century as England continued to pile on the runs against India in the series finale at The Oval here on Saturday.Bell's 235 was the cornerstone of England's 591 for six at lunch on the third day of the fourth Test.England, already 3-0 up and looking to complete…

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August 20, 2011


Euro, stocks rally, Spain gets respite but Portugal hit

LONDON: The euro and European stocks rallied strongly on Wednesday and pressure on Spain eased, but the eurozone debt crisis weighed heavily with a credit watch for Portugal and Germany struggling to sell bonds. Leading EU figures warned that financial markets were underestimating the will of EU leaders and institutions to defend the euro and…

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December 1, 2010


No power respite for Karachi

By Kashif Farooqi KARACHI: Long spells of unannounced load shedding continued to make life miserable for the people of Karachi on Sunday. However, KESC sources have said that the demand for electricity in the city dipped by 250MW to 2,000MW due to the holiday and therefore no load shedding was being carried out. However, underground…

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June 28, 2009