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PSL Pakistan Super League – 5 Franchises Sold for 10-year period

Advertisements Up to 7 businesses took part in the franchise bidding procedure for the Pakistan Super League (PSL) mainly because specialized submissions of bids attracted participants were opened in the Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) head office on Wednesday in Lahore. Advertisements The legal rights of 5 franchises – Karachi, Lahore, …

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Two Military Police personnel killed after being shot in Karachi

KARACHI: Two Military Police (MP) personnel were shot dead on Tuesday when unidentified gunmen opened fire on their vehicle near Tibet Centre on MA Jinnah road. Confirming the incident and death of two officials, senior medico-legal officer (MLO) said that one of the military men, Rashid, was confirmed dead when …

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At least 800 Sheeshas crushed at DHA

Damaged the damaging, placed in colourful line, with bulldozer pinching them up to embark ‘we are against Sheesha’! This is what DHA did to annihilate Sheesha equipment from the biggest city of Pakistan. Crushing liquor bottles and burning other drugs is common in Pakistan whenever any such stuff is seized …

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Bomb defused in Karachi CTD office parking area

A bomb containing five-kilogram explosive material was discovered and defused afterwards at the Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) office in Karachi’s Civil Lines area on Monday. “We found a five-kg bomb in the car park of our office and it has been defused with the help of the bomb disposal squad,” CTD …

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Unidentified assailants open fires on Rangers’ personnel, killing three in Karachi

Three Rangers officials shot dead, while one sustained severe injuries after a gun attack on Friday. As stated in media reports, incident occurred in Ittehad Town area of Baldia Azma. Detailing incident, DIG West District told media reporters that anonymous attackers aimed at a Sindh Rangers’ vehicle outside a masjid. …

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Licence seeking drivers struggling in Karachi, how to get licence, procedure, date extended

Driving License offices in different areas of Karachi were thronged with license seeking applicants caused much disturbance resulting in police’s resorting baton-charge on Monday. A large number of people approached the Clifton, Nazimabad and Korangi driving license branches in order to get their licence issued following the warning from DIG-Traffic …

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Pakistani family spends night on Mumbai street after refused entry

MUMBAI: A Pakistan family consisting of six was stranded on the Mumbai streets on Wednesday as they could not get admission in any inn in the city. The family belonged to Karachi had stayed with their kins in Jodhpur before reaching Mumbai to pay visit at the shrine of Haji …

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IS involved in Safoora attack: IG Sindh

KARACHI: Inspector General Police (IGP) Sindh Ghulam Hyder Jamili has claimed that Islamic State (IS), the global terror group, had hands in Safoora Goth Ismaili community bus attack. While, briefing a meeting of the Standing Committee on Interior, IGP revealed the that the Safoora incident of last May was done …

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Militant carrying celebrity hit-list arrested from Karachi

KARACHI: Police in metropolitan city of Karachi have apprehended a militant carrying a hit-list of celebrities, models and fashion designers, a senior official said. The list, observed by AFP, was seized from his possession while he was being questioned by police earlier this week. The list includes names of number …

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Shahid Afridi Foundation: 12 deserving students awarded scholarship

Famous for his charitable activities and philanthropic tendency, Shahid Afridi practically has triggered his mission with his foundation has started working for the deserving students of the town. Shahid Afridi himself paid visit to Farabi Government School today on October 5 and awarded scholarships to 12 deserving students there. The …

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Rangers’ Operation: Two more target killers arrested from Gulshan Maymar

The arrested target killers were allegedly involved in killing of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) leaders Sajid Qureshi and Raza Haider, reported. Spokesperson from Rangers said in a statement that the suspected Akbar Hussain alias kala Konain Hyder Rizvi were affiliated with a political party and were involved in a number …

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Eid ul Azha: Pak Railways offers 10 special trains, 25% reduction in fares

Besides cutting fares, ten special trains will also be dedicated for Eid ul Azha and this is going to be launched from Tuesday. It starts with the departure of special trains from Karachi Cantt to Lahore, Peshawar and Rawalpindi separately. Meanwhile, the above-mentioned offers are announced keeping in mind the …

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Bilawal Bhutto announces package worth Rs.150 bn for Karachi

KARACHI: Chairman of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Bilawal Bhutto Zardari announced on Tuesday Rs 150 billion package for development in Karachi. “The package will be including 181 development schemes for the megapolis, while monitoring teams comprising of representatives from political parties, civil society and media will be formed to ensure …

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Karachi’s road singer Arif Khan gets recognition from Dawn News

“First off all I’m thankful to Facebook, it’s all because of them,” the road singer told Dawn in an interview at Dawn Studios. Arif khan who was earlier recognized as a road singer now gets recognition from one of the leading news channel of Pakistan, Dawn TV. Arif Khan, who …

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