Mobile phone services suspended across Sindh
The Sindh government has suspended cellular phone services in different cities from 12pm to 7pm in connection with Ashura security...
ECP asks political parties to declare assets
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Thursday asked all political parties to file with it details of their assets...
Sindh Govt to establish Amjad Sabri Sufi musical institute
Karachi: Senior minister of Sindh Nisar Ahmed Khuhro on Thursday said that provincial government has decided to establish a...
Mobile phone services suspended across Sindh
The Sindh government has suspended cellular phone services in different cities from 12pm to 7pm in connection with Ashura security plan, The services will suspended in Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukkur, Larkana, Nawabshah, Khairpur and Shikarpur. The decision has been taken on the directives of federal government. “The services will resume after a... Read more
ECP asks political parties to declare assets
The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) Thursday asked all political parties to file with it details of their assets on or before August, 29. The ECP said that under Article 13 of the Political Parties Order, 2002, every political party was bound to submit to the Election Commission within... Read more
PPP decides to replace Sindh CM Qaim Ali Shah
Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leadership has finally decided to replace Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah. According to a statement by party spokesperson Senator Farhatullah Babar, the decision was taken during a party meeting in Dubai on Sunday. Farhatullah Babar said that the decision was taken when some senior... Read more
Karachi Police killed a robber in encounter, two suspects held
Karachi police shot dead a robber in an encounter and arrested two suspects during raids in different parts of Karachi.   According SSP Central Muqaddas Haider, police personnel carried out a raid at Federal B. Area and arrested an activist of an outlawed organization named Mohammad Sarfaraz. The suspect is said... Read more
Sindh Govt to establish Amjad Sabri Sufi musical institute
Karachi: Senior minister of Sindh Nisar Ahmed Khuhro on Thursday said that provincial government has decided to establish a Sufi musical institute in memory of Amjad Sabri. He announced this after visiting to slain Qawwal’s family in Liaqatabad along with other ministers Sharmila Farooqui and Dr. Qayyum Soomro. “We... Read more
Seven-year-old girl takes on federal, Sindh governments
Karachi: A seven-year-old girl now has the power to hinder the federal and Sindh governments’ plans to produce electricity using Thar’s coal reserves after the Supreme Court (SC) ruled on Wednesday that  minors can file a petition through their attorneys. A full bench headed by Chief Justice Anwar Zaheer Jamali,... Read more
Rain claims 9 lives in Sindh including 4 in Karachi
Karachi/Sindh: Rainfall on Tuesday proved to be a relief for most but not some as nine people died in Sindh including four in Karachi. According to details, the rainfall in the provincial capital of Sindh claimed four lives while in Tharparkar and Badin, five people died which also included... Read more
No truth to speculations of Bilawal being unhappy with Sindh govt: Nisar Khuhro
Karachi: Senior PPP member Nisar Khuhro said on Tuesday that reports of PPP chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari being unhappy with Sindh government were not at all true. Speaking to media personnel, Nisar Khuhro said that when Bilawal Bhutto visited Amjad Sabri’s residence on Tuesday, he had provincial Home Minister Suhail... Read more
Qaim calls Sindh apex committee meeting to discuss law and order
Karachi: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Tuesday called for an apex committee meeting to discuss the deteriorating law and order situation of the city. The meeting is likely to discuss in-depth the murder of slain qawwal Amjad Sabri, the kidnapping of SHC Chief Justice’s son Owais... Read more
Emergency declared in Sindh as province gears up to to face ‘heavy’ monsoon
 With a massive cloudburst predicted to be just around the corner, the provincial government has ordered relevant officials to reactivate flood relief control rooms and relief centres across Sindh as a precautionary measure to face the potential threat of flooding in Sindh’s urban and rural districts, it emerged earlier yesterday.... Read more
Massive search on for son of Sindh top judge
Karachi: Police and paramilitary Rangers carried out widespread combing operations across the provincial metropolis on Tuesday in search of the son of Sindh’s top judge who went missing a day earlier. Advocate Ovais Ali Shah, son of Sindh High Court Chief Justice Sajjad Ali Shah, was abducted from outside a... Read more
Sindh govt praises itself over much-touted tax collection on back of indirect taxes
In a self-congratulatory budget speech earlier yesterday, Sindh Finance Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah set the target for provincial tax collection at Rs154 billion for 2016-17, up 24% from the budget estimate of the current fiscal year. Heaping praise on the three major provincial tax-collecting agencies for their “exceptional”... Read more
Chinese officials inspect mango HWT plants in Sindh
Hyderabad: Chinese quarantine officials visited hot water treatment (HWT) plants at three different mango orchards in lower Sindh on Monday to assess the quality of these facilities as part of a nationwide inspection drive. A two-member Chinese officials delegation accompanied by the representatives of the Department of Plant Protection... Read more
CM Sindh calls on Asif Zardari in Dubai
Dubai: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah held a 7-hour prolonged meeting with former president and Pakistan People’s Party co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari in Dubai. Chairman PPP Bilawal Bhutto Zardari and Faryal Talpur were also present in the meeting. Asif Zardari and Qaim Ali Shah discussed political and... Read more