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February 2018

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KARACHI: The wake prayers of Sindh Planning and Development Minister Mir Hazar Khan Bijarani, who was found passed alongside his mother progressing on Thursday, were offering currently in his ancestral encampment in Kurrampur, Kashmore. Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah and other comparison leaders of a Pakistan Peoples Party were …

KARACHI: A man who allegedly tried to sexually assault a minor girl was arrested Friday night in the city’s Sher Shah area, Geo News reported citing police officials. The alleged abuser is said to be the minor girl’s neighbour, law enforcement authorities (LEAs) mentioned, adding that he was arrested over …

Shahrukh Jatoi, the main accused in Shahzeb murder case, was sent to Karachi Central Jail on Friday along with three other accused. Jatoi was brought to Karachi under the custody of police. According to details, a handcuffed Jatoi was handed over to Karachi police by Islamabad police along with Siraj …

KARACHI: A suspected swine flu case was reported in Abbasi Shaheed Hospital (ASH) Karachi here on Friday and the patient was said to be a staffer of the healthcare facility. The patient, a 26-year-old woman, was suffering from symptoms for a week and she remained under observation in the hospital …

Staff Reporter Karachi Indus Motor Company (IMC) initiated a Clean-drive campaign across the city of Karachi in partnership with Society for “I Am Karachi” (IAK). Spread over four months, the drive aims not only to clean Karachi but to bring citizens together to foster a sense of civic responsibility, ownership …

KARACHI: Karachi, where marijuana is illegal, has been ranked as the second-largest consumer of cannabis, also known as marijuana or weed, among 120 cities, according to a study by Seedo, an Israel-based company that sells devices to grow marijuana at home. It is known that such South Asian cities manage to sell …

NEWS DESK: Former PM Nawaz Sharif lashed out at what he termed the nexus of the military and judiciary against democracy. He was addressing a seminar in Karachi on ‘The Future of Democracy in Pakistan’ on Friday. According to him, democracy in Pakistan is attacked each time it starts to …

KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi Ejaz Ahmed Khan on Friday ordered strict action against retailers who are not selling milk according to government-prescribed prices.  During a meeting with dairy and cattle farmers, Khan said a crackdown will be launched against such retailers and those flouting government regulations would be arrested.  With the ongoing negotiations …

By Rabiya Jaffery KARACHI, Pakistan, Feb 2 2018 (IPS) – Historically a small fishing village, Karachi has now turned into Pakistan’s biggest commerce and industrial center that generates about half of the country’s tax revenue. The city also accounts for at least 42 per cent of its total gross domestic …