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April 2017

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | | April 30, 2017 Pakistan KARACHI: Airport Security Force (ASF) personnel late on Saturday seized one-and-a-half kilogram heroin from a passenger at Karachi airport, an ASF spokesman said. The passenger, Ali Sher, wanted to smuggle the stash of heroin to Saudi Arabia, the spokesman said. …

KARACHI: Declaring that there was no room for those who did not believe in Pakistan and its Constitution to do politics in the country, Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan said on Saturday that the federal government was committed to continuing executing and supporting the ongoing operation to restore peace …

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | By  Talha Hashmi | April 30, 2017 Pakistan KARACHI: Deputy inspector-general Traffic Karachi Asif Aijaz Sheikh has said that among other things, increasing salaries of the traffic police personnel will help improve the traffic situation in the city. DIG Aijaz while talking to Geo News …

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | By  Mazhar Abbas | April 29, 2017 Opinion Once the census tally is in, and headcount complete, Karachi, the financial hub of Pakistan, could turn out to be a city of 24 million people, if not more. As a result the Election Commission of Pakistan …

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | | April 30, 2017 Pakistan KARACHI: Pak Sarzameen Party chairman Mustafa Kamal announced on Sunday to invite all stakeholders, including religious scholars, civil society and the business community, to discuss 16 demands put forward by his party. Kamal said this in a media talk after …

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | | April 30, 2017 Pakistan While Sindh and Balochistan experience fiery temperatures, various areas in Lahore enjoyed light rain over the weekend. Temperatures in Karachi and Hyderabad are expected to surge as high as 41° Celsius on Sunday, as the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) forecasts …

//php echo Assets::css(); ? | | April 30, 2017 Pakistan KARACHI: A woman was found dead under mysterious circumstances inside a hotel room in Karachi late Saturday. The body of the woman, identified as Farheen, 21, was found in a room on the sixth storey of a hotel in Saddar area, SSP …

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) will stage a rally in Karachi on Sunday (today), Samaa reported. PTI Chairman Imran Khan will lead the rally which will be taken out from Karachi’s Mazar-e-Quaid till Jail Chowrangi. PTI stated that the rally is being taken out for the rights of Karachiites. Preparations are …

Karachi mayor Waseem Akhtar says that the city government’s fire brigade lacks proper resources for its fire fighting operation, blaming PPP-led Sindh government for dilapidated situation, as he visited the on-fire Saima Trade Tower at I.I Chundrigar Road. Fire broke out at 15th floor of the commercial building last night …

Ayesha Shahid Karachi During the early 1980s while watching an Indian movie on the VCR, a Pakistani child in Karachi pointed to the television screen and asked how come all those people in movie slept on footpaths? She had not seen anything like that where she lived. It was then …