Unplanned Karachi Karachi is the most populated city of the country. With an increasing problem, the demand of proper lodging, healthcare facilities, food and water, and other facilities is also increasing. However both the federal and provincial governments have failed to tackle the city’s ever-growing problems. The city lacks in …

An eight-year-old madressah (seminary) pupil was beaten to death on Sunday in Bin Qasim Town area of Karachi, allegedly by his teacher, the police said. Bin Qasim SHO Dhani Bux Marri told Dawn that the deceased Mohammed Hussain had been subjected to corporal punishments by Qari Najmuddin in the past …

KARACHI: Following the controversial killing of Naqeebullah in a ‘police encounter’, one more apparent case of police excesses emerged in the metropolis on Saturday. Hours after stating that a suspect, Maqsood, was killed by the law enforcement authorities in a shootout near Faisal Base at Shahra-e-Faisal, the police authorities backtracked …

PPP’s leader Nisar Ahmed Khuhro said MQM-London and its leadership have no personal agenda, but it has always worked with anti-Pakistan elements, so the federal government should take notice of it. PHOTO: ONLINE KARACHI  : Political parties on Saturday widely condemned the “Free Karachi” campaign launched by Muttahida Qaumi Movement-London (MQM-L) …

Shehbaz criticizes PTI, its role in Pakhtunkhwa over past few years ‘PML-N ready to complete metro bus project in Peshawar in one year’   LAHORE: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader and Punjab Chief Minister (CM) Shehbaz Sharif has vowed that his party would work tirelessly to make Karachi and Peshawar …

PESHAWAR: Karachi-based Afghanistan Consul General Dr Abdullah Waheed Poyan was among five people killed in the latest terrorist attack at Inter-Continental Hotel in Kabul. Afghan Special Forces ended an overnight siege at Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel on Sunday, killing the last gunman from a group of three attackers who stormed the …

File Photo KARACHI: At least 18 suspects were taken into custody late Saturday night following a combing operation carried out by police in Orangi Town’s Tori Bangash and Faqeer Colony locales, Abid Baloch — the area’s Superintendent of Police (SP) — said. Baloch added that the operation — during which …

Officials visiting the filtration plant today. Photo: Geo News KARACHI: The head of the judicial commission on water and sanitation in Sindh was informed on Sunday that more than half of the 140 million gallons of water supplied to Karachi every day is unfiltered. The revelation was told to former Supreme Court justice …

KARACHI: Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq threatened on Sunday the Sindh government with a grand rally on January 31 “comprising all ethnicities in the city” if concrete steps are not taken to ensure justice in the Naqeebullah killing case. Naqeebullah was among four suspected terrorists killed in an ‘exchange of fire’ …

SHC CJ seeks news on torture, nuisance of doctor’s family by feudal Sindh High Court (SHC) Chief Justice Ahmed Ali M Sheikh on Friday destined a DIG Sukkur and a SSP Khairpur to contention reports on a woe and nuisance of a doctor’s family by an successful feudal duke in …