PM arrives Karachi on day long visit
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Saturday arrived here on a day-long visit. Upon his arrival, the prime minister was...
All parties agree on Justice (r) Javed Iqbal’s name for NAB chairman
All Pakistan political parties have agreed on name Justice (retd) Javed Iqbal has been finalised as the next National Accountability...
Air Marshal Farooq Habib promoted to Vice Chief of Air Staff
Air Marshal Farooq Habib has been appointed as Vice Chief of the Air Staff. In a press release from...
Six more children die in Tharparkar
Mithi: Six more children died in drought-hit Tharparkar district on Saturday,  the death toll comes to 40 in the current month. According to AFP correspondent, the children died at Mithi, Islamkot,Chhachhro, Nagarparkar and other areas of the district. Also Read: Tharparkar’s dry spell stretches on for 3rd straight year Surgeon Civil... Read more
A ‘rookie robber’  carried off a  successful bank heist at the point of a faulty gun in Karachi’s  Sakhi Hassan area Friday. CCTV footage showed the apparently inexperienced  burglar entered the bank unchecked and quite undramatically pulled a gun out scaring other customers and the staff away from the teller’s... Read more
PM Nawaz in Karachi today

PM Nawaz in Karachi today

Sindh February 26, 2015 0

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in Karachi earlier today for a one-day visit to preside over the Sindh apex committee meeting and to tend to other official duties. Prime Minister Nawaz and other officials will be discussing the implementation of the National Action Plan in the meeting. The premier... Read more
Kutchhi Rabta Committee celebrates its 6th anniversary today
The Kutchhi and Baloch communities of Lyari are the flowers of one bouquet, said former ambassador to the United Nations Abdullah Hussain Haroon. He was speaking at the sixth anniversary commemoration of the Kutchhi Rabta Committee (KRC) at Ibrahim Hyderi on Sunday. The programme also paid homage to the... Read more
5 alleged gangsters killed in encounters in Karachi
The police and Rangers claim to have killed five suspected gangsters in three separate encounters during targeted raids and operations in Lyari. A suspected member of a militant outfit was also arrested during a raid in SITE  yesterday. Two suspected gang members were killed during an alleged encounter with... Read more
Bitter experience: Sharifs overly cautious in naming new Punjab gov
The Sharif brothers are being very cautious in finalising the name of the next governor Punjab because of the embarrassment caused by Chaudhry Mohammad Sarwar who blamed the PML-N government of bad governance and joined Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf after resigning from the governor’s post, a party source told the media.... Read more
Shia Imambargahs/mosques to be provided with arms licenses: Sindh Govt
The Sindh chief minister announced earlier today, that the government would issue weapon licenses to all seminaries, imambargahs and mosques belonging to the Shia sect – one of the 25 demands put forth by families of the victims of the Shikarpur blast. The protesting families ended their sit-in today... Read more
Sindh govt. negotiating with Shikarpur Blast victims’ families.
Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon says negotiations with Shuda Action Committee of Shikarpur have been successful and a draft would soon be finalized. Relatives and family members of victims of a deadly attack on a Shikharpur Imambargah have staged a sit-in in Karachi  to get their demands met. The... Read more
MQM man killed in target killing incident
Two people including a worker of Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) were killed overnight and two others injured in different areas of Karachi. A target killer riding a motorcycle opened fire yesterday night at Amir and Naveed in Nazimabad area of Paposh near Khilafat Chowk, injuring both of them. They... Read more
Paramilitary Rangers arrest 6 suspects in karachi
Six suspects allegedly involved in terrorism, extortion and gang war have been rounded up during search operations conducted by the paramilitary force in various parts of the provincial capital. According to a Sindh Rangers spokesman, the paramilitary force carried out targeted raids in different parts of the metropolis and... Read more
Politico-religious leaders demand stern action against terrorists
Leaders of the Majlis Wahdatul Muslimeen (MWM) and other religious parties yesterday announced protests till the deliverance of justice to the victims of Shikarpur massacre. Speaking at a joint press conference, MWM leader Ali Hussain said that a protest demonstration would be held outside the CM House and would... Read more
Corps Commander Karachi, DG rangers tour gang war infested Lyari
Corps Commander Karachi, Lieutenant General Navid Mukthar, Friday took a tour of crime-infested Lyari district of the metropolis. According to sources, Director General Sindh Rangers Maj Gen Bilal Akbar was also with the commander during his inspection trip. “Lt Gen Mukhtar visited the Rangers personnel positioned in the seedy... Read more
2 dead bodies found in Karachi
At least two dead bodies were found from two different areas of Karachi earlier today. According to the police, the dead bodies were found from Manghopir and Chishti Nagar areas. Meanwhile, two people sustained bullet injuries in a firing incident that took place near Mohajir Chowk, Orangi Town area... Read more
Sindh Government all set to regularise all Sindh madrassahs: Memon
Provincial Minister for Information Sharjeel Inam Memon on Thursday said that a decision has been made to regularise all Islamic Madrassahs (seminaries) in Sindh. According to sources,  speaking during a meeting of the provincial apex committee held at the CM House, memo briefed that a per National Action Plan (NAP) 64... Read more