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Altaf Hussain as an ‘Absconder’, ATC names MQM leader with new epithet

Advertisements KARACHI: an anti-terrorism court in Karachi pronounced Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) chief Altaf Hussain as a fugitive over a hate speech case. Advertisements The case was filed against him by Singh Rangers spokesperson Col Tahir Mehmood in March this year after blistering telephonic address of Altaf Hussain to his …

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Karachi is fifth most polluted city in the world: WHO report

Karachi is the fifth most polluted city in the world according to World Health Organization Ambient Air pollution database. The WHO in his recent 2014 version of the Ambient Air Pollution (AAP) database listed the three cities of Pakistan in the top twenty polluted cities of the world. According to …

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MQM Chief Altaf Hussain sacks Rabita Committee Karachi

KARACHI: On Saturday, Altaf Hussain has sacked the Rabita Committee in Karachi over their incapability to accomplish their responsibilities and clear irregularities in organizational matters. A statement posted on MQM’s website said, “MQM’s Rabita Committee incharge Kaiful Wara, Abdul Haseeb and Arif Khan will remain members of the committee.” This …

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Rangers’ stay in Karachi extended for one year

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Saeed Qaem Ali Shah has ordered one year extension in the Rangers’ stay in Karachi. The Chief Minister of Sindh Saeed Qaem Ali Shah chaired a session which was also attended by Minister for Information Sharjeel Memon among others. After the instructions of former president Asif …

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Power failure in Karachi: ‘#ReplaceKE’ trending on Twitter

KARACHI: The capital of Sindh and business hub of Pakistan, Karachi shoved in darkness as power failure occurred in the transmission and distribution system of electric power distributor K-Electric (KE). This is how Karachiites trending ‘#ReplaceKE’ on Twitter:   Stay strong Karachites. Allah is with you. #ReplaceKE — Hamza اظہر (@M_HamzaAzhar) …

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Major power breakdown in Karachi: Karachiites found it difficult at ‘Sehri’

KARACHI: The capital of Sindh and business hub of Pakistan, Karachi shoved in darkness as power failure occurred in the transmission and distribution system of electric power distributor K-Electric (KE). According to the sources, 34/62 grid stations and 700/1340 feeders of K-Electric tripped which plunges several areas of city in …

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Imran Khan accuses Najam Sethi of invlovement in ’70 punctures, not just 35′

KARACHI: PTI chairman Imran Khan talking to the media on Karachi airport, accused Najam Sethi, plays more of his part in the rigging as he is not just involved in ’35 punctures’. Adding that Sethi is involved in “70 punctures.” “We did not contest [35 punctures allegation] it in judicial …

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50% less killings recorded so far in 2015 in Karachi: Police report

KARACHI: The threat of killings in Karachi premises has witnessed significant decline by at least 50 per cent during the first half of the year following in the wake of operation of law enforcement agencies, the report says. The police report says, more than 501 people killed in instances of …

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Death toll in Karachi due to heatwave crosses 1,000

KARACHI: The death toll due to recent heatwave in Karachi has crossed the figure of 1,000 here on Thursday according to sources. It is the severe heatwave during the last 35 years in metropolis and the experts have warned that another similar heatwave is expected to come in the next …

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Sharam Karo, Haya Karo Syndrome: Imran Khan calls Khawaja Asif as ‘Derbari'[Video]

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said that government did not fulfil its promises related to the basic issues of Pakistan. While talking to media during his visit to Karachi, the PTI chairman ridiculed the ruled party and badly criticised the government at their failure of solving the basic …

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Imran Khan visited Jinnah Hospital Karachi to meet heatstroke victims

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan reached Jinnah Hospital Karachi on Thursday to see the victims of the heatwave. He was warmly welcomed at the hospital by his supporters while the emergency gate was shut after he stepped inside to meet the patients. Several PTI leaders including Arif Alvi …

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Govt to place 29 heatstroke relief camps across Sindh

KARACHI: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif directs to establish at least 29 heatstroke centres across Sindh providing relief to the people victimized by the heatwave. The move comes after the death of hundreds of people took place within few days across the Sindh due to sever hot weather. After the directives, …

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Golden Chick is on its way to Pakistan

KARACHI: A central Texas-based US fried chicken chain ‘Golden Chick’ is ready to come into Pakistan, as stated by the officials of Golden Chick. The Golden Chick Restaurant, Chicken Tender, Fried Chicken will firstly open three restaurants this year and aims to raise the figure to 30 joints in following …

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MQM ‘received Indian funding’, BBC reveals

Pakistan 4th largest political party according to the strength in the National Assembly (NA), MQM every now and then  have to face egregious allegations like they run armed squad in  Karachi or they received funding from Raw, where Altaf Hussain’s party has overwhelming  majority in national and provincial legislative assembly …

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