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  • Police arrest 151 accused; 122 pillion riding ban violators in three days


    KARACHI: Police carried out 189 raids in East, West and South zones of the city during last three days and arrested 151 accused, including 37 absconders. They also recovered 38 weapons of different types. According to ...

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  • Convocation of No 26 air war course held


    KARACHI: Convocation of No 26 air war course was held at Air War College, Faisal. The ceremony was presided over by Governor Sindh Dr Ishratul Ibad Khan. Air Marshal Syed Athar Hussain Bukhari, Vice Chief ...

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  • Red Crescent organizes first aid training session for journalists


    KARACHI: Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) Sindh on Tuesday organized First Aid Training for journalists on the occasion of celebrating 150 years of World Red Cross Red Crescent Movement. This was the second consecutive time ...

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  • Kachhi, Baloch communities agree to resolve bloody dispute


    KARACHI: Kachhi and Baloch communities have agreed to resolve their bloody dispute at a reconciliation meeting presided over by Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui on the directives of Sindh government. The meeting was attended among others ...

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  • Motor vehicle tax system computerized


    KARACHI: Director General Excise and Taxation Department, Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui, has said that motor vehicle tax system in each district has been computerized in order to eradicate corruption and revenue leakage in the department. This he ...

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  • CPNE team visits Sindh Madressatul Islam University


    KARACHI: Dr Muhammad Ali Shaikh, Vice Chancellor of Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU), has said that SMIU while upholding its exemplary and historic role played in imparting quality education and nation consciousness in the region ...

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  • Lyariites electrocuted


    KARACHI: A man was electrocuted in Hangorabad area of Lyari here on Tuesday. According to police, a 38-year-old Kunal Mohammad was trying to illegally take a connection from the main pole of Karachi Electric Supply Corporation ...

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  • SIUT launches new online donation website


    KARACHI: SIUT has launched a new online donation website aimed at providing instant funds collection facilities to its ever increasing number of donors who are making their contribution of Zakat etc for SIUT patients. A press ...

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  • 15m people infected by Hepatitis in Pakistan


    KARACHI: Hepatitis has emerged as one of the major public health problems in Pakistan as out of five common types of Hepatitis (A,B,C,D and E), prevalence of Hepatitis B in the country is six million ...

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  • Sharjeel, other PPP leaders cut cake to mark Shaheed Benazir’s birthday


    HYDERABAD: Sindh Minister for Information Sharjeel Inam Memon has said that matter of law & order in Karachi was chronic one and inherited to the PPP government. He said that since the PPP was efficiently fighting ...

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  • MPA’s assassination: MQM announces threeday mourning across country


    KARACHI: The Coordination Committee of Muttahida Quami Movement MQM has deplored the brutal assassination of MPA Sajid Qureshi along with his son Waqas Qureshi by armed terrorists in Karachi. Condemning the incidents as a big tragedy ...

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  • Rangers arrest key accused in Arshad Pappu murder case


    KARACHI: Rangers on Friday apprehended 20 criminals, including a key accused, in Arshad Pappu murder case, during an operation in Sangolane area in Lyari. According to Rangers spokesman, the paramilitary force raided several houses in Sangolane ...

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  • Khuhro condemns MPA murder


    KARACHI: Senior Minister for Education and Literacy Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has vehemently condemned the gruesome murder of MPA Sajid Qureshi in North Nazimabad. In a statement issued here on Friday, Khuhro expressed his deep shock and ...

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  • Agri credit disbursement surges by 15.49%


    KARACHI: Agricultural credit disbursement by banks surged by 15.49 percent on yearonyear basis to Rs 294.53 billion in eleven months JulyMay, FY 2013 of the current fiscal year 201213. In absolute terms, disbursement of credit ...

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  • UNISAME sees economy will get into gear very soon


    KARACHI: small to medium sized entrepreneurs SMEs are the biggest stakeholders in Pakistan’s economy and need the best facilities of environment, finance, infrastructure, regular supply of energy and uninterrupted supply of raw material advised the ...

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