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PARC new rust resistant wheat varieties produce encouraging results

Advertisements ISLAMABAD: The four new rust resistant wheat varieties released by the Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) have producing desired results reported by PARC. Farmers of Mirpur Khas told to ‘The Wheat Travelling Seminar 2015’ that 60 to 80 maunds per acre wheat production has been witnessed. Advertisements The agriculture …

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ASWJ leader along with his driver shot dead

Karachi: On Wednesday, the general secretary of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat Karachi range was killed by ‘unknown’ bike riders who opened fire at the leader’s car in Shershah area. In the incident Dr Fayyaz and his driver was killed. SSP West told about the attack, “Both the attackers were wearing …

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MQM lawyer killed in Karachi

Karachi: Senior lawyer from the minority Shia sect who was also a part of MQM, was shot dead in Karachi on Wednesday. Ali Hasnain Bukhari was shot dead in Karachi’s Korangi No 11/2 area, he was killed by the two motorcycle- riding gunmen , when he was going to sit …

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Karachi is the ‘cheapest’ and Singapore City is most expensive: EIU

After analyzing cities across the world, Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) has declared Karachi to be the cheapest city in the world. Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) conducted a survey comprising 133 cities globally and used New York as a base to discover cost of living in each city. The EIU compared …

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Police arrest two butchers for selling dog meat in Ibrahim Haideri Karachi

KARACHI: Two butchers were arrested by police in Ibrahim Haideri area of Karachi on Monday for selling dog meat to the public in the name of goat meat, English daily said. Acting on a tip-off, police conducted a raid in the area and caught the two butchers Imran and Shahab …

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Karachi: Bomb blasts outside Landhi Govt School

Karachi: On Sunday low explosion blast took place outside a government school in Gul Muhammad Goth within the range of Sharafi Goth police station. According to the sources, bomb was planted on the outer wall of the Government Girls Primary School. Although no causality was reported. After the low-explosion, law …

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Sindh government bans transfer of senior police officers for next three months

Karachi: Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah held a  media talk on Saturday at CM house, this conference was arranged to brief media about the arrest of two terrorists involved in Shikarpur Imambargah incident. It was also announced by the Sindh government, that they have put ban on the transfer and postings …

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Asian Development Bank approves $30 million loan for LNG project

PHILIPPINES: The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved $30 million project loan to Engro Elegy Terminal Private Limited, a special purpose company which will build Pakistan’s first liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification terminal at the Port Qasim, Karachi, news released on the official site of the ADB. “Pakistan urgently needs …

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Karachi: 30 KG explosives found in Baldia Town

KARACHI: Sindh police said on the late Thursday night (Feb 26) that they seized approximately 30 kg hazardous explosive material in Ittehad Town of Baldia Town. According to SSP Investigation Abdul Latif Siddiqui, the Bomb Disposal Squad was immediately called in to diffuse the explosives. No suspected were found nearby …

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PM Arrives in Karachi to inaugurate 9th Expo Exhibition

KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif arrived in Karachi today (Wednesday) for one day visit to inaugurate the 9th Expo Exhibition arranged by The Trade Development Authority of Pakistan (TDAP). According to sources, PM Nawaz is likely to meet the family of the late Justice Rana Bhagwandas to express his condolence. …

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Baldia factory fire case: Court issues non-bailable arrest warrant against IO

Karachi: On Saturday local court issued arrest warrant against Investigating officer (IO) Jehanzeb, Sub-inspector, because he didn’t appear in the hearing of Baldia factory fire case. In the previous hearing of case, investigating officer got failed to bring the Joint Investigation Team’s report in court. On this judge of trial …

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PK director Rajkumar Hirani to visit Pakistan in April

KARACHI: Indian director, screenwriter and film editor Rajkumar Hirani, best known for the Indian blockbuster films- “Munna Bhai MBBS”, “Lage Raho Munna Bhai”, “3 Idiots” and “PK”, will visit Pakistan in April 2015 on the invitation of Karachi Arts Council, reported by Roznama Express. Hirani belongs to a Sindhi family …

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Rallies banned in Karachi red zones

KARACHI: The Sindh government has banned public gatherings, rallies, demonstrations and assembly of more than five persons in the red zones of the Karachi for one month. The decision comes from the government office before an hour of the today scheduled protest of Majlis-i-Wahdat-i-Muslimeen in front of Chief Minister House …

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PM and Army Chief appreciate steps taken against militants

Karachi: On Monday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited Corps headquarter and held meeting with Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif. PM also headed the meeting of the provincial apex committee which has to implement Nation Action Plan (NAP), this meeting was headed at the Governor’s House. The main participants …

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