December 4, 2008

Pakistan’s first windturbine project completed

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By Muhammad Yasir

KARACHI: Pakistan’s first wind turbine project has been completed at a pilot investment of $130 million in Jamphir by Turkish firm on Wednesday with an initial capacity to generate 1.2 Mega Watt (MW) electricity. Zorlu Energy Group is scheduled to supply electricity to around 60,000 households by January 2009 on the agreed tariff of 4.2/Kilo per hour (Kph) to HESCO.
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US wants four ex-ISI officials declared terrorists

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By Ansar Abbasi

ISLAMABAD: The US has given four names of former ISI officials, including Lt-Gen (retd) Hameed Gul, to the UN Security Council to put them on the list of international terrorists.

Government of Pakistan is aware of this move, which is considered here by some as part of an international conspiracy to target the ISI, whose reformation has already been sought by Washington.Read More »US wants four ex-ISI officials declared terrorists