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March 2017

KARACHI: A census official in Sindh has said two Indians, who had been living illegally in Karachi, were arrested during the 6th population and housing census in the country. The first population census in nearly two decades to collect demographic data has been going on smoothly in the country. The last …

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According to Colonel Asim, narcotics are destroying our society and youth. He said that the world’s drug economy is worth $435 billion and around $225 billion is needed for drug treatment of patients globally. ILLUSTRATION: JAMAL KHURSHID Karachi and Sukkur are the main hubs of narcotics in Sindh. The Anti-Narcotics …

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | By  Ahmer Rehman | March 30, 2017 Pakistan KARACHI: Police on Thursday raided a factory manufacturing fake medicines in Karachi’s Saddar. Police also made two arrests, including that of the factory owner, in relation to the case. SSP Korangi Noman Siddiqui upon receiving complaints regarding …

Staff Reporter Commander 5 Corps Lt Gen Shahid Baig Mirza who is also President Executive Board DHA visited DHA City Karachi (DCK), an upcoming residential project on Super Highway, which is being expeditiously developed in accordance with the contemporary engineering and urban planning concepts. On arrival, the Corps Commander was …

KARACHI: The glittering ICC Champion Trophy 2017 was unveiled in Karachi on Thursday. The trophy was brought to Pakistan from Colombo. The first stop for the trophy was Edhi Home in Karachi, where former captain and all-rounder Shahid Afridi joined the officials, Faisal Edhi and children of Edhi orphanage to …

KARACHI: A day after the Sindh government handed over Karachi’s iconic beachside park, Bagh Ibne Qasim, to real estate giant Bahria Town for adoption, Bahria Town CEO Malik Riaz clarified that his company would not be taking over the park until all stakeholders, including Karachi’s mayor were on board.     According …

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | | March 31, 2017 Pakistan KARACHI: Paramilitary personnel recovered a large cache of arms and weapons buried in Bagh-e-Korangi graveyard in the city Friday morning. The Rangers said they acted on information from an arrested suspect and searched the graveyard from where they found sub-machine guns, …

Pakistan’s ruling party is looking to take advantage of Karachi’s fractured politics ahead of elections next year, making a push into the nation’s largest city and turbulent commercial heart where it’s historically had little influence. With the national economy expanding, power blackouts fading and the coastal metropolis experiencing a relative …

KARACHI: Mayor Karachi Wasim Akhtar inaugurated the Editor’s Club of Council of Pakistan Newspapers Editors (CPNE) on Tuesday. Senior Sindh Minister Nisar Khoro, President CPNE Zia Shahid, General Secretary Aijazul Haq, former president Jamil Ather, former secretary Jabbar Khattak, members of CPNE and senior journalists were also present on this …