Salah Abdeslam told police he planned to blow himself, but backed down: prosecutor

Courtesy The News International PARIS: Salah Abdeslam, the prime surviving suspect for November´s Paris attacks, told Belgian investigators on Saturday that he had planned to blow himself up on Nov. 13 at the Stade de France, but changed his mind, the Paris prosecutor said. “Salah Abdesalam today during questioning by investigators affirmed that, and I quote,…

Hubco upgrading to meet environmental standards, govt told

Courtesy Dawn News KARACHI: The upgrading of Hub Power Company’s (Hubco) power plant would fully meet all the required limits set out by National Environmental Quality Standards (NEQS), the company has informed the federal government. A delegation of Hubco, comprising its Chief Executive Khalid Mansoor and China Power Hub Generation Company (CPHGC) Chairman Huang Yuntao…