AMRITSAR: Having recouped from his heart ailment, a Karachiite, Jagoo Mal, is all set to become an ambassador of peace promoting closer ties between people of India and Pakistan. “As against popular belief in Pakistan, there is no animosity at all, not even in air here. I am being taken …

KARACHI: World renowned cricket all-rounder and Pakistan’s former captain Shahid Afridi on Tuesday said Karachi is his own city and he owns it. He cannot live without Karachi. He was addressing a gathering last night here in Nazimabad where various leaders of political parties, industrialists, educationists and elite of the …

KARACHI: A fire that had erupted in a four-storey building in Karachi was brought under control after hectic efforts lasting four hours on Wednesday. Four residents of the building fainted as smoke continued to billow from the charred building.  According to fire brigade and rescue officials, the fire broke out in …

His Holiness Dr Syedna Mufaddal Saifuddin, the 53rd al-Dai al-Mutlaq and head of the Dawoodi Bohra community, who arrived in Karachi on September 14, will conduct Ashara Mubaraka in the city, said a press release on Tuesday. Ashara Mubaraka refers to a period of 10 days at the beginning of …

KARACHI: Traffic jam in various areas of the city caused citizens hardships on Wednesday, particularly those who were on their way to their homes from work.  Karachiites are not strangers to traffic jams. On Wednesday, the areas of II Chundrigar Road, M.A. Jinnah Road, Tower, Kaemari and Mauripur experienced severe …

Though Karachi is home to one of the biggest concentrations of Dawoodi Bohras outside India, the sect’s leader had not visited for Muharram for 21 years. Those years have been bloody ones for Pakistani Shiites, with thousands killed in sectarian attacks that almost always go unsolved and unprosecuted. Advertisement Continue …

KARACHI: Chemicals used for cosmetic goods, stored at a godown in Nursery, a commercial area off Pakistan Employees Cooperative Housing Society (PECHS), block 6, caught fire Wednesday, killing one Salman Sarwar and causing injuries to a few others. According to area police, the deceased was employed at the godown as a guard …

SUKKUR – A Chinese tyro of Changsha University who became friends with her Pakistani class-fellow some 4 years ago finally tied a tangle after embracing Islam. Article continues after a advertisement Dr. Youshen fell for Dr Abdul Ghaffar Sher belonging to Sindh range though after carrying postulated a attribute for a prolonged …

At slightest dual policemen, a Rangers central and a bureau workman mislaid their lives on Tuesday when a vast cache of explosve element was incidentally triggered during a concrete bureau in Sukkur while officials were perplexing to deactivate it. A Rangers press recover late Tuesday pronounced 226 kilograms of explosives, …

SUKKUR: At slightest 5 people were killed in an blast during a concrete bureau in Sukkur on Tuesday. DIG Sukkur Feroze Shah pronounced that a dual members of a Bomb Disposal Squad, a Rangers central and a jack-of-all-trades embraced martyrdom, while defusing explosives during a factory. The defunct were in …