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Karachi
The Sindh government does not interfere with the affairs of law-enforcement agencies involved in the ongoing targeted operation in the city.
Sindh Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Dr Sikandar Mandhro, while responding to the ...
 
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Shamim Bano
Karachi
Vehemently condemning the increasingly frequent incidents of target killing in the city, senior Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leader Haider Abbas Rizvi on Monday demanded immediate government action against elements behind these ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday suspended the implementation of the black warrants of two death row convicts till March 6 to enable the convicts to approach an anti-terrorism court after the their parents said the family of a man ...
 
 
Zeeshan Azmat
Karachi
The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation’s (KMC) veterinary services department has dismissed the news pertaining to the sale of dog meat in Korangi No 4 by “two butchers” aired by a private television channel on Monday afternoon.
The ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
A Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) operative wanted for several extortion cases was arrested by the Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) during a raid in the Malir area on Monday.
CTC chief Khurram Waris told The News that an informant ...
 
 
Zia Ur Rehman
Karachi
In order to fill the vacuum created by the Awami National Party’s absence from the Pashtun-dominated areas of the city, the Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Karachi has been working to form a jirga comprising representatives of various Pashtun ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
As part of efforts to gather maximum possible support for a final onslaught against terrorists and to boost implementation of the National Action Plan, the Sindh chief minister held a meeting with Ulema of the Jamaat Ahle Sunnat on ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation administrator has urged the Sindh Bank to acquire biometric system soon so that salaries to the KMC employees can be disbursed through the bank.
Saqib Soomro said, “This would enable the ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
Instead of a shortage, the Tharparkar District is largely facing management problems in terms of food distribution, said KU’s International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences Director Professor Dr Muhammad Iqbal Chaudhry in a ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
Over 80 kilograms of hashish were seized and two smugglers arrested by the Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF) Sindh on Monday.
A spokesman said that, on a tip off, ANF personnel intercepted a bus coming from Swat at the Toll Plaza and a ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Sindh Labour Solidarity Committee, a representative body of trade unions and labour support organisations of the province, has rejected the government’s plan for privatisation of civic bodies and has termed it to be against the ...
 
 
News Desk
Karachi
Administrator DHA Karachi Brig Zubair Ahmed, along with his team, visited the National Highway Authority’s Head Office in Islamabad and held a meeting with Chairman NHA Shahid Ashraf Tarar and other senior officials.
The meeting ...
 
 
News Desk
Karachi
A Japanese dolls exhibition was inaugurated here at the Japan Information and Culture Center on Monday.
The show titled ‘Dolls of Japan - Shapes of Prayer, Embodiment of Love’ is co-organised by the Japan Foundation, Consulate General ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Malir district court awarded a total of 85 years’ imprisonment to 17 illegal immigrants from Bangladesh on Monday.
The additional district and sessions judge for district Malir, Akhtar Sultana, ruled that suspects who belonged to ...
 
 
News Desk
Karachi
Austria opened its honorary consulate in Karachi on Sunday to strengthen its cordial ties and develop economic relations with Pakistan.
Austria has appointed Raja Babar Tajammul as honorary consul in Karachi, said a press release ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Sindh High Court (SHC) directed the law officer on Monday to submit a notification regarding the constitution of a commission to probe the alleged custodial death of an activist of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM).
The ...
 
 
News Desk
Karachi
Sindh Minister for Information and Local Bodies Sharjeel Inam Memon said on Monday the Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) had always given preference and extended help to handicapped workers. He said the PPP was a party of peasants and ...
 
 

Karachi
The Sui Southern Gas Company (SSGC) on Monday announced the CNG shutdown schedule for the current week.
As per a SSGC handout, all CNG stations in Sindh will remain closed for 24 hours on Tuesday (today), Thursday and Saturday from ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
A woman died in Liaquatabad area on Monday when the roof of her residence collapsed.
The deceased was identified as Sajida, 30, a resident of House no E/7 in Liaquatabad’s C-1 area. She had been sleeping when the roof of her house ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Sindh health department is organising the Sindh Health and Nutrition Festival in Mithi, the headquarters of drought-hit Tharparkar, from April 2 to 4.
The event is being held under special directives from the chief minister. Its ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
A sum of Rs200 million is being spent by the social welfare department only on strengthening 17 rehabilitation centres for disabled people in the province, said Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah on Monday.
He said around 550 disabled ...