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Karachi
A senior lawyer who was also the son-in-law of prominent Shia scholar Allama Talib Jauhari and a housewife were killed in separate “sectarian” attacks on Wednesday.
Sixty-year-old Syed Mubarak Raza Kazmi was shot dead by four men ...
 
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M. Waqar Bhatti
Karachi
The Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan chief personally ordered the terrorist outfit’s Swat wing operatives to kill policemen in Karachi following the discovery of four militants’ bodies in Manghopir last month, the city’s police chief told The ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
Qaim Ali Shah has directed the polio eradication management to increase the number of check posts at the entry points of the province and big cities like Karachi and broaden the immunisation coverage to ensure that Sindh could be a ...
 
 

Karachi
A special desk in the welfare branch of the central police office will be set up for the heirs of slain cops.
Acting Inspector General of Police Ghulam Haider Jamali said on Wednesday that the heirs of martyred cops and police ...
 
 

Karachi
President Mamnoon Hussain has stressed that the continuity of the democratic process is imperative for development, and urged the nation to reject anarchist elements who wanted to obstruct the progress of the country.
He was talking ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The administrator of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) has asked all utility service providers to work out an urgent plan for shifting their installations coming in the way of the Bus Rapid Transport (Blue Line) project route so ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
Two private security guards were killed in a botched robbery bid in Rizvia on Wednesday
Eight armed men on motorcycles had been chasing the cash van of Phoenix security company and attacked it near the furniture market in Jahangirabad ...
 
 
Zeeshan Azmat
Karachi
Pakistan is a country where, on an average, there is one doctor available for every 1,206 people; a single nurse looks after 2,360 patients and a patient has to vie with 1,664 patients for a hospital bed.
The reason for this ...
 
 
Zaib Azkaar Hussain
Karachi
A sessions court disposed of bail applications of five accused for want of jurisdiction on Wednesday, as the judge noted that such cases should be transferred to the anti-terrorism court (ATC) concerned and the decision on the pleas of ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
Three people were killed and one injured in an attack on a telecommunications shop in the Ittehad Town locality of Baldia Town on Wednesday, said a police official.
The deceased were identified as Shahid Afridi, Ramzan Afridi and ...
 
 
Shahid Husain
Karachi
An eminent paediatrician and board member of the Health and Nutrition Development Society (HANDS), Dr A G Billoo, has said philanthropy donations to non-governmental organisations in Pakistan have touched Rs100 billion mark per ...
 
 

Karachi
The 5th Archbishop of Karachi Joseph Coutts has said that there is a dire need of fostering peace and love in the city, and trees serve the purpose by sending a message of peace and friendship besides making the environment clean and ...
 
 
News Desk
Karachi
The chief of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain has appealed to Prime Minister Mian Mohammad Nawaz Sharif and Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah to declare emergency
in Karachi, Hyderabad and other urban areas of the ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
A police inspector charged with threatening a judicial magistrate with his weapon, was granted interim bail against a surety of Rs25,000 on Tuesday.
On July 4, Manzoor Ahmed Siddiqui had waved his weapon at the judicial magistrate ...
 
 

Karachi
The Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) will send another consignment of trucks containing Eid gifts to Bannu for the internally-displaced persons (IDPs) of North Waziristan on the directives of party chairman Bilawal ...
 
 

Karachi
The National Forum for Environment and Health (NFEH) has announced that the 11th Annual Environment Excellence Award and conference will be held in Lahore on August 12.
This announcement was made by the NFEH Chairman Kaiser Waheed ...
 
 

Karachi
The city administration arrested on Wednesday nine retailers and fined another 199 profiteers from different parts of the metropolis for violating the official price list .
Those fined included 57 milk sellers, 14 grocers, 27 chicken ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has directed the finance department to release the first instalment of Rs25 billion earmarked for development work, directing the officers concerned to complete at least 405 ongoing development ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Wednesday suspended till further notice the an administrative letter issued by provincial authorities for the leasing out of 16,800 acres of forest land in Thatta, Badin, Sujawal and Dadu districts for ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The Pakistan Dalit Solidarity Network (PDSN) has urged the Sindh government and the district administration of Tharparkar to make efforts for retrieving the bodies of three scheduled caste workers who were buried alive while digging a ...
 
 

Karachi
Sindh’s acting inspector general of police, Ghulam Haider Jamali, on Wednesday ordered the security officials to take strict security measures for religious gatherings and rallies to be held in the remaining days of Ramazan.
Keeping ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
A meeting of the Advisory Committee on Curriculum and Textbooks Reforms, to be presided by Senior Minister for Education and Literacy Nisar Ahmed Khuhro, will be held on Thursday (today) to review the secondary level curriculum of the ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
The anti-encroachment staff of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation conducted an operation in Korangi’s Chakra Goth on Wednesday and recovered 10 acres which was allocated for the Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Law University.
A KMC ...
 
 
our correspondent
Karachi
A young man died in a road accident within the Shershah police limits on Wednesday.
Twenty-year-old Irfanullah, son of Zaman Khan, died when a vehicle ran him over near Paracha Chowk, while he was going on a ...
 
 
Anil Datta
Karachi
While there are a whole lot of art galleries catering to the tastes of art lovers, the Grandeur Art Gallery in Defence has come up with an inspirational show: an exhibition of Islamic calligraphy.
Based on 22 artworks by Al-Firdous, ...