Day: June 13, 2022

Pakistan Railways
Pakistan

Pakistan Railways procured 230 modern high speed passenger coaches from China

Pakistan Railways has purchased 230 modern passenger carriages in order to improve and modernize the Railway system and serve customers with better and latest facilities. The 230 coaches will comprise 80 economy class coaches, 80 air-conditioned standard coaches, 30 parlour cars, 20 luggage vans and 20 brake vans. According to a Ministry of Railways official, […]

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water shortage
Pakistan

Panic spreads as Sindh, Punjab barrages suffer water shortage and Tarbela, Mangla reach dead level

The country’s water crisis has surpassed a 22-year record, with provinces experiencing a 50 percent water scarcity and reservoirs experiencing a 97 percent water shortage. Low temperatures in the northern regions have caused 56 percent less water to enter the rivers, according to the Indus River System Authority (IRSA). IRSA data also shows that Tarbela […]

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Technology

TikTok studio buys Pico, VR manufacturer to compete with Facebook and other platforms

ByteDance, the parent firm of TikTok, is planning to join the virtual reality (VR) industry. According to a Protocol report, ByteDance plans to invest “hundreds of millions of dollars” in VR-related content, according to a source familiar with the issue. Tiktok is the leading short video platform in the world and is now even more […]

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