Fourteen police personnel injured in traffic accident in Karachi
Fourteen Karachi police personnel injured on Sunday morning following a trailer collided with a police truck near Shah Latif...
Bilawal meets Prince Karim Agha Khan in Karachi
Spiritual leader of Ismaili community, Prince Karim Agha Khan welcomed by Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and...
ATM out of order, Bilawal tweets
Pakistan Peoples Party Chairman, Bilawal Bhutto Zardari tweeted “ATM out of order #TareenOUT,” following the Supreme Court disqualifying Pakistan...
Lawyer’s murder in Hyderabad: SBC calls for strike in Karachi
Lawyers went on strike after an appeal from Sindh Bar Council (SBC) in the wake of a lawyer Ehsan Araein’s murder in Hyderabad earlier today and boycotted the courts. The unfortunate litigants faced trouble as the proceedings did not commence and caused the postponement of hundreds of cases. Read more
Asif Ali Zardari made new chief of the Zardari tribe
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari was made head of the Zardari tribe in Nawabshah yesterday. A ceremony to mark the occasion took place at Zardari House in Nawabshah in which elders of the Zardari tribe participated and led the turban ceremony. Addressing the audience on the... Read more
Pillion riding banned in Karachi for Dec 31
To prevent any untoward incident at New Year, Sindh government on Tuesday decided to put a ban on pillion riding on December 31. According to a notification issued by Home Department, pillion riding has been banned in the city for 24 hours to prevent any untoward incident on New Year Night. The ban will be functional from 6:00 AM... Read more
Malik Riaz donates Rs. 1 million each to Timber Market affectees
Bahria Town chairman Malik Riaz earlier today, announced Rs 10 lacs each for the families of the traders of the Timber Market whose businesses were destroyed earlier due to a fire that engulfed over 100 shops. The fire, that was put out after at least 15 hours burnt down... Read more
Karachi: Property dealer shot down in Gizri
A man was killed and another wounded in a drive-by shooting incident in the metropolis area of Gizri in today’s wee hours. According to sources, the deceased, Salman, is known to be a property dealer. The injured person has been shifted to Jinnah Hospital where he is said to... Read more
Karachi: Fire erupts in thread store at Ghani Chowrangi
A thread warehouse located in SITE Area of the metropolis caught fire in today’s wee hours, on Thursday. At least ten firefighting vehicles are busy with the operation to extinguish the fire that overtook storehouse of thread located at Ghani Chowrangi in Site Area. The firefighter told that the... Read more
Rangers kill nine saboteurs in Karachi
The rangers kicked the targeted operation against criminal elements in top gear, as seven more terrorists were blotted out late Wednesday in the course of an hour in different areas of the metropolis. The number of outlaws killed yesterday mounted to nine. The paramilitary troops recovered weapons from the... Read more
MQM chief urges PM, COAS, ISI chief to recover Jamia Hafsa’s students
Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain on Tuesday has urged the Prime Minister (PM), Federal Interior Minister, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) and Inter Services Intelligence (ISI) chief to recover the minor girls from Jamia Hafsa and hand them over to their parents. The MQM chief expressed these... Read more
3 more children die in Thar

3 more children die in Thar

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Death toll in Thar rises to 234 as three more children died of famine earlier today. Hunger continued to claim lives in Thar as children continue to suffer deprivation of food and water in Mitthi and Diplo while the relief activities in the area remain suspended. 122 dispensaries and basic... Read more
Mercury drops further as Karachi receives light rain
Most parts of Karachi received light rain on Tuesday morning as mercury further dropped. According to Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), the intermittent rain spell, started since Tuesday morning and continued for couple of hours, further adding chill to the weather as the country is already under grip of cold.... Read more
Altaf Hussain demands that the Laal “mosque” terror shrine be burnt down
Calling for the closure of Jamia Hafsa, a seminary controlled by Islamabad’s Lal Masjid, Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain yesterday, demanded of the government to arrest Maulana Abdul Aziz, the leader of the terrorist mosque. “Lal Masjid should be either demolished or burnt down for preaching terrorism,”... Read more
Five Taliban militants killed in Karachi
Five Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) terrorists were killed in encounters in different parts of Karachi. In a operation at Maripur, Crime Investigation Department (CID) shot dead two Taliban terrorists in an encounter. Law enforcement agencies took action against the militants after they received information about their presence in the area.... Read more
Terrorist apologists are accomplices to murder of our children: Sherry Rehman
Friends of terrorists are traitors of Pakistan; their apologists are accomplices to murder of our children, Pakistan Peoples Party leader Sherry Rehman said on Thursday as she addressed a press conference in Peshawar. Accompanied by former prime minister Raja Pervaiz Ashraf, Rehman said time has come to draw a... Read more
An icon of heroism: Principal Tahira Qazi laid to rest
The principal of Army Public School Peshawar Tahira Qazi was laid to rest yesterday in her native village. The villagers were mourning the loss of a prominent personality of the region. Eyewitnesses reported that Ms Qazi acted heroically by evacuating multiple students. She refused to be evacuated till all... Read more