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OVM to develop Latif Gas Field

OMV and its joint venture partners have inked an agreement to develop Latif gas field located in the Sindh province of Pakistan. OMV is the operator of Latif concession and holds a

When NA becomes battlefield

The National Assembly looked like a battle field on Thursday when Pakistan Muslim League-N (PML-N) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) members started fighting after Ch Nisar Ali Khan criticised MQM chief Altaf

Bollywood gangster flick heads field for IIFA Awards

MUMBAI – Bollywood gangster movie ‘Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai’ leads the field in nominations for the Hindi-language film industry’s glitziest awards ceremony, organisers said. The film has been nominated in 12 categories for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, including best film and best male lead for Ajay Devgan. Screen tough guy Salman Khan’s corrupt cop romp ‘Dabangg’ (Fearless) was close behind with 11 nominations.
Other movies in the running for a clutch

Eight corpses found from Attock field

ATTOCK – Eight unidentified bodies were found in the fields along Haji Shah Road, eight kilometres from Attock on Sunday. According to the police, a local resident had informed them about the bodies on telephone. District Police Officer (DPO) Dr Akhtar Abbas told reporters that the bearded victims, aged between 22 to 32 years, were probably killed at some other place around four days ago before dumping their bodies in the fields.
He said it seemed that they were not the residents

Field operation plan prepared for census

GUJRANWALA – Punjab Census Commissioner Dr Jamal Yousaf has urged the officers and staff to complete the national task of census in time with responsibility. He stated this while addressing a meeting attended by Gujranwala Division Commissioner Saeed Iqbal Wahla and the DCOs of Gujranwala, Gujrat, Mandi Bahauddin, Narowal and Hafizabad, Additional Commissioner Riaz Ahmad Butt, EDO Revenue Sialkot Tariq Zaman Khan and SSP Muhammad Afzal Butt.
Dr Jamal Yousaf said a field operation

Bhit Shah gas field closure to cause 200mmcfd shortage

KARACHI – Industries and power and fertiliser companies are about to face acute gas shortage as the largest gas field of the Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) would shortly be shut down for at least 24 days due to maintenance.
When the 345mmcfd-supplying Bhit Shah gas field – one of the largest gas fields of the SSGC – shuts down for maintenance, it would cause reduction in gas supply of almost 60 percent.
Resultantly, gas supply to the Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC),

NATO denies bombing Libya’s biggest oil field

ROME – NATO on Thursday denied bombing Libya’s biggest oil field after accusations from Moamer Kadhafi’s regime, saying fires at the Al-Sarir field were more likely to be linked to skirmishes in the region.
“The accusation by Colonel Kadhafi that NATO was responsible for fires in the Sarir Oil Fields is false,” NATO said in a statement from its base in Naples which is overseeing military operations in Libya.
“Attacks last week by pro-Kadhafi forces have resulted in a number

Pakistan to field young team against Palestine

LAHORE – Pakistan will field its U21 squad against Palestine in the match to be played tomorrow in Lahore, the first of the four-match bilateral series. Punjab Stadium will host the match at 7 PM. The Jadeed Khan-led team lost 2-0 to Malaysia in 2012 London Olympic Games first round qualifier in the first-leg clash at the Shah Alam Stadium last Wednesday. Pakistani coach Tariq Lutfi said: “Palestine’s players play in the West Bank Premier League; it is a good team despite the fact

Suicide bomber at Afghan sports field kills three

MAZAR-I-SHARIF/KHOST – A suicide bomber detonated explosives strapped to his body at a sports field in northern Afghanistan Saturday killing three and wounding 38, a provincial governor said.
Abdulhaq Shafaq, the Faryab governor, said the attack took place in Shirin Tagab district during a buzkashi game, a traditional sport involving grabbing a dead goat or calf from the ground while riding a horse at full gallop.
“A suicide bomber detonated explosives strapped to his body