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December 2017

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) has summoned a incharge of a Sindh Institute of Urology and Transplantation (SITU), Sukkur branch, along with a annals relating to land of a under-construction hospital. Headed by SHC Chief Justice Ahmed Ali M Sheikh, a two-judge dais sought such a record by Dec 21 …

Karachi witnesses rise in street crimes Karachi is witnessing a rise in street crimes during which several citizens have lost their lives during the last few months. On Tuesday armed robbers injured four people in different parts of city. Three people were injured in Sohrab Goth area of the city …

Courtesy PPP media cell KARACHI: The Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) on Wednesday nominated MPA Saeed Ghani as the president of PPP Karachi Division. PPP Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari also nominated MPA Javed Nagori as general secretary.  Ghani, in a tweet, thanked Bilawal for the nomination and said he will try his best …

Supreme Court informed 35,000 plots encroached Observer Report Karachi Hearing a case pertaining to land grabbing and ‘China-cutting’ in Karachi, a Supreme Court judge remarked on Wednesday that the city resembled a European city in the past and tourists flocked here instead of London. China-cutting of at least 35,000 plots …

  KARACHI: Through the aid of Samaa eye, take a look at how Karachi used to be several years ago when the city was not effected by land-grabbing and china cutting. One look at the old Karachi and we can clearly see how the land mafia had not seized public …

Supreme Court Karachi Registry  KARACHI: In a report presented by Karachi Development Authority (KDA) before Supreme Court’s Karachi registry on Wednesday, it was disclosed that thousands of square yards of 35,000 amenity plots in the metropolis have been taken over through ‘china cutting’ (illegal carving). The court ordered KDA, Karachi …

  KARACHI: Nine suspects, including three terrorists linked to a political party, were arrested by the paramilitary Rangers in raids on parts of Karachi on Thursday. According to a spokesperson for the Sindh Rangers, of the nine suspects, three belonged to the militant wing of a political party. The three suspects …

KARACHI: Sindh government has banned cellular services in Karachi, Hyderabad and Sukkur in context of law and order situation ahead of 12 Rabiul Awwal–Eid Milad-un-Nabi. The authorisation was given by the Interior Ministry on Friday, according to which the services would remain suspended from 8 am to 8 pm. On Thursday, the …

KARACHI: Have you ever wondered why Karachi’s waste, which is excessively growing at an alarming rate, is not being properly disposed and is being instead burnt? There’s more to the conundrum than meets the eye as far as Karachi’s waste disposal system is concerned. One look at Gizri Creek, which …

KARACHI: Eid Milad-un-Nabi (PBUH) celebrations have begun in Karachi with religious zeal and fervour, while authorities have finalised a comprehensive security plan on the occasion. More than 23,000 police personnel will be deployed across the megapolis, while 5,000 personnel will perform security duties along the route of main procession in …