Energy crisis

Eliminating terror crucial for Pakistan's economic survival: Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said Pakistan will win the war against terror at any cost, linking it to the country's "economic survival", and vowed to overcome the energy crisis.

Jan 31, 2015, 19:01 PM IST

PML-N determined to end terrorism, energy crisis: Sharif

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Wednesday expressed his firm resolve to overcome the challenges of terrorism, extremism and energy crisis during the term of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government with the support of the people.

Oct 16, 2013, 20:21 PM IST

Hafiz Saeed alleges India responsible for terrorism, energy crisis in Pak

Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) chief Hafiz Saeed has warned the Nawaz Sharif Government in Pakistan to be careful before renewing its relations with India.

Jul 09, 2013, 13:16 PM IST

Nawaz Sharif pledges to resolve Pakistan`s energy crisis

Pak PM Nawaz Sharif pledged his government would use of all available resources to counter Pakistan`s energy crisis as the gap between demand and production of electricity soared to 6,000 MW.

Jun 06, 2013, 23:22 PM IST

TN plan to encourage energy efficient systems

Reeling under a severe power crunch, the Tamil Nadu government has drawn up plans to encourage energy efficient systems using solar and other forms of energy in the coming months.

Apr 30, 2012, 10:28 AM IST

Need to rationalise petroleum prices: PM

Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Saturday said India needs to rationalise the prices of petroleum products while insulating the common man from its effects.

Apr 28, 2012, 12:06 PM IST

Barack Obama heckled during speech in Ohio

Being interrupted repeatedly by the heckler, Barack Obama appeared frustrated by the disturbances.

Mar 23, 2012, 11:30 AM IST

Obama criticised for Quran burning apology

GOP presidential candidate Newt Gingrich said a US apology for burned Qurans on a military base was astonishing.

Feb 24, 2012, 11:31 AM IST

Pakistan lawmakers rally against energy crisis

Pakistani opposition lawmakers and
activists staged a sit-in outside the president`s house on Friday
in protest at perceived government inaction over the nation`s
crippling energy crisis.

Oct 07, 2011, 22:45 PM IST

Pakistan gets help from US to tackle energy crisis

US is also assisting Pak to build Gomal Zam Dam, Satpara Dam in South Waziristan, Gilgit-Baltistan.

Jul 18, 2011, 13:35 PM IST

Creating power from pee!

If researchers are successful, urinals could offer a solution to the world’s energy crisis.

Jul 31, 2010, 15:08 PM IST

Creating power from pee!

If researchers are successful, urinals could offer a solution to the world’s energy crisis.

Jul 31, 2010, 15:08 PM IST

N-fusion power could solve world`s energy crisis

Imagine if you could generate power using nuclear power minus radioactivity - it would be the answer to the dream of finding a clean, sustainable energy source.

Apr 12, 2010, 19:37 PM IST

N-fusion power could solve world`s energy crisis

Imagine if you could generate power using nuclear power minus radioactivity - it would be the answer to the dream of finding a clean, sustainable energy source.

Apr 12, 2010, 19:37 PM IST

Oil prices up in Asian trade on US housing data

Oil prices rose in Asian trade on Monday, lifted by positive US housing construction data that suggested the crisis-hit housing market was over the worst, analysts said.

Jul 20, 2009, 12:10 PM IST