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Key Suspect in Karachi Knife Attacker Case Arrested: Claims Police

Key Suspect in Karachi Knife Attacker Case Arrested: Claims ...

Fear had gripped Karachiites as the psychotic serial killer in Gulistan-e-johar kept attacking women of the city at night. Now according to Dawn News, Additional Inspector General (AIG) Karachi Mushtaq Maher has declared that 16 suspects [...]

Posted On : Oct, 06 2017 | Comments : 0

Tax Collection Can Now be Done Through Internet & ATM

Tax Collection Can Now be Done Through Internet & ATM

Pakistan is surging into the era of the online world as the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) said that a mechanism is being developed to enable payment of FBR taxes and customs duty through internet banking or ATM. SBP has signed an agreement [...]

Posted On : Oct, 04 2017 | Comments : 0

Cellular services partially suspended in parts of Sindh, Punjab

Cellular services partially suspended in parts of Sindh, Pun...

Mobile phone services were partially suspended in different parts of the country on Friday in view of strict security arrangements for Muharram processions. The services were suspended in Karachi, Sukkur, Hyderabad, Jacobabad, Kashmore, K [...]

Posted On : Sep, 29 2017 | Comments : 0

Pakistan’s 1st Orange Line Metro Train Is Finally Coming

Pakistan’s 1st Orange Line Metro Train Is Finally Coming

The celebration for the arrival of Pakistan’s first metro train will be carried out in Dera Gujjran, by the government of Punjab at Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT) depot on 7th October. The train has reached Karachi and after the cle [...]

Posted On : Sep, 25 2017 | Comments : 0

Malala urges global community to intervene in Rohingya crisis

Malala urges global community to intervene in Rohingya crisi...

Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai has called on the international community to intervene to protect Myanmar's Muslim minority Rohingya fleeing violence and terror. She also urged Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi [...]

Posted On : Sep, 08 2017 | Comments : 0

Axact Assistant Vice President Gets 21 Months Jail, $5.3 Million Fine

Axact Assistant Vice President Gets 21 Months Jail, $5.3 Mil...

Umair Hamid, Assistant Vice President for International Relations at Axact, was recently sentenced to 21 months in prison for his role in an international diploma mill scheme operated through the Pakistani company, by the Acting United St [...]

Posted On : Aug, 30 2017 | Comments : 0

Rain-thunderstorm to hit Karachi, other areas this week: PMD

Rain-thunderstorm to hit Karachi, other areas this week: PMD

Karachiites should brace for impact as weather forecasts predict a continuous spell of rain in the port city from Tuesday till the weekend. Pakistan Meteorological Director Abdul Rasheed, talking to Geo News, said it is premature to say w [...]

Posted On : Aug, 29 2017 | Comments : 0

Five electrocuted to death as heavy rain, stormy winds hit Karachi

Five electrocuted to death as heavy rain, stormy winds hit K...

Heavy rain, coupled with stormy winds, hit the city late Monday night, leading to panic on the roads, power outages, and destroyed electricity poles. Numerous areas were blocked off due to massive traffic jams, whereas many commuters were [...]

Posted On : Aug, 22 2017 | Comments : 0

Pakistan’s leprosy fighter Dr Ruth Pfau passes away

Pakistan’s leprosy fighter Dr Ruth Pfau passes away

Dr Ruth Pfau, who devoted her whole life for Pakistan's lepers, passed away today at a private hospital, an official of the Marie Adelaide Leprosy Centre (MALC) said in a statement. Dr Ruth Pfau, the founder of National Leprosy Contro [...]

Posted On : Aug, 10 2017 | Comments : 0

Over 90% of Karachi Water Supply Contaminated

Over 90% of Karachi Water Supply Contaminated

According to a recent report, Islamabad, 83% of Sindh, Pakistan’s water is unsafe to drink in which Karachi is the largest contributor. The report claimed that 14 out of 29 water samples were found contaminated and unsafe for drinki [...]

Posted On : Aug, 02 2017 | Comments : 0

Panama case JIT's final report due today

Panama case JIT's final report due today

The Panama case Joint Investigation Team (JIT) will submit its final report to the Supreme Court’s special implementation bench today. The JIT, formed on May 5 in light of the Supreme Court’s April 20 judgment, was tasked to a [...]

Posted On : Jul, 10 2017 | Comments : 0

Indian authorities stopping Sikh pilgrims from traveling to Pakistan

Indian authorities stopping Sikh pilgrims from traveling to ...

The Foreign Office (FO) said on Wednesday that Indian authorities are not allowing more than 150 Sikh pilgrims, who are waiting at the Attari station in India’s Punjab, to travel to Pakistan despite the arrangement of a special trai [...]

Posted On : Jun, 29 2017 | Comments : 0

Maryam Nawaz summoned by Panama case JIT on July 5

Maryam Nawaz summoned by Panama case JIT on July 5

The Panama Papers case Joint Investigation Team (JIT) has summoned Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's daughter Maryam Nawaz on July 5. According to sources, the premier's elder son Hussain Nawaz has been summoned on July 4 and his youn [...]

Posted On : Jun, 27 2017 | Comments : 0

Iranian drone shot down in Pakistan's airspace: FO

Iranian drone shot down in Pakistan's airspace: FO

Pakistan shot down an Iranian unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) inside its territory on June 19, the Foreign Office (FO) said in a statement released Wednesday. The UAV was shot down in Balochistan's Panjgur district along the Pak-Iran bo [...]

Posted On : Jun, 22 2017 | Comments : 0

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