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Isloo in darkness

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Oct 18, 2012. Islamabad – In these times of power shortages, Pakistan’s capital will fittingly be plunged into further darkness as part of the federal government’s new plan to make Islamabad a “model city” for energy efficiency and conservation. The plan, […]

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Second new boss at CDA in two days [2012]

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Oct 3, 2012. Islamabad – Barely 24 hours after it was issued, the notification announcing the appointment of Javed Iqbal Awan’s as chairman of the Capital Development Authority (CDA) was canceled and CDA got a new “new chairman CDA” on Tuesday. Syed […]

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CDA boss sacked [2012]

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Oct 2, 2012. Islamabad There’s a new boss at the Capital Development Authority (CDA). Prime Minister Raja Pervez Ashraf on Monday appointed Javed Iqbal Awan as the new CDA chairman. Awan, a grade 22 District Management Group officer, will replace Farkhand […]

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Lights out at CDA football ground

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Sept 28, 2012. Islamabad – There’s only one football ground in Islamabad which generates revenue for the Capital Development Authority (CDA). But now even that revenue stream is drying up. Since Sept 1, the Islamabad Electric Supply Company (IESCO) has disconnected […]

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