Sadiq Khan reaches Karachi, visits Quaid-e-Azam mausoleum

KARACHI: London’s first Muslim Mayor Sadiq Khan, who is on a goodwill visit to promote his ‘London is Open’ campaign arrived in Karachi and...

Sharjeel, Lawai receive VIP treatment in finest hospitals as prisoners

KARACHI: Two high profile prisoners including Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) leader and former provincial information minister Sharjeel Memon’s and Asif Zardari's close aide Hussain...

‘No need to push the panic button yet’

The dengue epidemic is a wake up call for the country but there is no need to panic yet, said speakers at a seminar...

Court seeks compliance reports regarding medical facilities for prisoners

An accountability court has directed authorities concerned to submit compliance reports regarding the provision of medical facilities to prisoners in the Karachi Central Jail,...

Sindh cabinet approves controversial universities bill despite criticism

  CM to appoint VCs in public universities under new law Governor's language in referral to cabinet considered inappropriate Cabinet approves budget for SKAA KARACHI: Sindh cabinet finally approved...

Need stressed to spend more on education

There is a dire need to spend more budgetary funds on education sector, said Ismail Bawany, Trustee of Aisha Bawany Academy in a statement...

Being Pakistani and atheist a dangerous combo, but some ready to brave it

They realise that they belong to a country where apostasy means inviting the risk of death – even if spared by government authorities and...

SP Shah Muhammad laid to rest

The Namaz-i-Janaza of Shaheed SP Admin East, Shah Muhammad Shah, was held at the Police Headquarters Garden here on Tuesday. The Namaz-i-Janaza was largely...

62-storey Bahria Town Icon reaches structural completion

  KARACHI: Karachi Bahria Town celebrated the completion of construction of Pakistan’s tallest building ‘Bahria Town Icon’, located on main Shahrah-e-Firdousi, in a graceful ceremony....

Sindh becomes only province to have 50 functional small dams

    KARACHI: Sindh has become the only province to possess as many as 50 operational small dams that aim to meet the water needs of...

Sindh back to 5 divisions after 11 years

The Sindh government on Sunday issued a notification for the restoration of five divisions in the province namely Karachi, Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur and Larkana....

Nimrita Kumari killed after being raped: autopsy report

LARKANA: The final postmortem report of Nimrita Kumari issued by Chandka Medical College Hospital (CMCH) Woman Medico-Legal Officer (WMLO) Dr Amrita on Wednesday revealed that...

No more thesis for PhD, thanks to HEC

Keeping in view the shortage of researchers in private sector varsities, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has waived off the prerequisite of submission of...

Terrorists in ‘Command and Control’?

The officials of the Command and Control Centre established by former Karachi nazim Mustafa Kamal is aiding target killers and terrorists in their activities,...

75-year-old PPP Secretary General Taj Haider gets married

KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party Sindh’s Secretary General Senator Taj Haider, who is 75 years old, has married television anchor Professor Naheed Wassi. According to the details,...

Karachi in grip of pollution due to lack of environment-friendly policies

  KARACHI: Pakistan’s largest city Karachi is under the grip of multifarious pollutions due to lack of government’s environment-friendly policies. The air, marine and noise pollutions...

Women express concern over high rates of cosmetics

Women are concerned about the increased rates of cosmetics as well as high charges of beauty parlours ahead of Eid-ul-Fitar. As only four to five...