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Alleged police encounter kills two dacoits in Karachi

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Alleged police encounter kills two dacoits in Karachi KARACHI: In an alleged police encounter in the Defence area of Karachi, at least two dacoits were killed on Sunday, Aaj News reported. According to the Police report,  two dacoits barged into a house, located at Khayaban-e-Badbaan for robbery intention. Meanwhile, Police arrived on the scene and the accused were killed in exchange of...


PPP not to support division of Sindh: Makhdoom Amin

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 22nd September 2014

PPP not to support division of Sindh: Makhdoom Amin TANDO MUHAMMAD KHAN:  Former federal minister, a PPP leader and MNA, Makhdoom Muhammad Amin Faheem has said that Pakistan Peoples’ Party will not support the division of Sindh. He said this while speaking on the occasion of offering condolence with relatives of deceased former district nazim Mir Inayat Ali Khan Talpur here on Sunday. “PPP...


Fair, partly cloudy weather expected in city

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 20th September 2014

Fair, partly cloudy weather expected in city KARACHI: Fair or partly cloudy weather is expected in the city during next 24 hours, with maximum temperature remaining between 32 to 34 degrees centigrade. According to local meteorological office here on Saturday, mainly hot and dry weather is likely to prevail in Sindh and Balochistan region. Source:...


Bilawal pays rich tribute to Murtaza Bhutto

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Bilawal pays rich tribute to Murtaza Bhutto KARACHI: Chairperson, Pakistan Peoples Party,Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has paid glowing tributes to Mir Murtaza Bhutto Shaheed saying “we lost this great hero to a conspiracy”. In his message on the occasion of 18th martyrdom anniversary of Mir Murtaza Bhutto being observed on Saturday, PPP Chairperson said his uncle spent his youthful life in exile struggling...


DCs declare emergency in Thatta, Sujawal

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DCs declare emergency in Thatta, Sujawal THATTA:  Deputy Commissioners of Thatta and Sujawal, Friday declared emergency on all protective embankments of Indus River in both districts and advised the residents of Kutcha areas (river bed) to move  out to safer places to avoid any eventuality. They said that all protective bunds are being strengthened and are under strict vigilance round the...


Karachi: Alleged encounter kills a member of banned outfit

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Karachi: Alleged encounter kills a member of banned outfit KARACHI: Crime Investigation Department (CID) police claimed to have killed a terrorist of outlawed organization in an alleged encounter, Aaj News reported on Saturday. According to CID officials,  the police on a tip-off conducted raid in Mominabad to arrest the accused, involved in the killing of ASI Babar Salahuddin. During shootout there, a terrorist of...


CID claims to kill a member of banned outfit in an alleged encounter

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CID claims to kill a member of banned outfit in an alleged encounter KARACHI: Crime Investigation Department (CID) has claimed to kill a terrorist member of a banned outfit in an alleged encounter, Aaj News reported. According to the reports on local media sources, CID officials conducted a raid in Mominabad area to arrest the accused, who is claimed to be involved in the killing of ASI Babar...


AIG Police’s plea PSQCA to check motorbike helmets

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AIG Police’s plea PSQCA to check motorbike helmets KARACHI: Additional IGP, has requested the Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) to take action against the firm’s which are manufacturing sub-standard motorbike helmets. In a communication to the Director General of PSQCA, the AIGP said “As head of Traffic police I want to bring a very serious issue to the notice of your...


Three gunned down in Surjani Town area of Karachi

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Three gunned down in Surjani Town area of Karachi KARACHI: As many as three persons were killed when unknown gunmen opened fire on an office belonging to a religious political party in Surjani Town area of Karachi, Aaj News reported on Friday. According to sources, the incident occurred in Surjani Town sector 7 where armed assailants attacked a political party office. As a result...


Bilawal for focus relief, rescue work

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Bilawal for focus relief, rescue work KARACHI: Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Chairperson, Pakistan Peoples Party has stressed the party ministers, MNAs and MPAs should not be distracted by the provocative statements and should focus 100 per cent on the relief and rescue operations in the aftermath of flooding in the province. Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has requested the PPP Sindh President and Chief...


PEMRA awards FM radio licenses for Jhelum, Sukkur

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PEMRA awards FM radio licenses for Jhelum, Sukkur ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory (PEMRA) awarded 02 FM radio licenses for the cities of Jhelum and Sukkur in a brief ceremony held here on Tuesday. The FM license for Jhelum city has been awarded to M/s Capital Broadcasting Services Pvt. Ltd. Karachi, whereas, the license for Sukkur city was awarded to M/s Sitar Communication...


Karachi violence claims four lives today

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Karachi violence claims four lives today KARACHI: As many as two persons were gunned down in Orangi Town while two bodies were recovered from different areas of Karachi in three separate incidents, Aaj News reported on Tuesday. According to the reports, a man and his son were gunned down by unidentified armed men near Sabri Chowk in Orangi Town. The dead...


Sindh government asks people living along River Indus to move to safer places

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Sindh government asks people living along River Indus to move to safer places ISLAMABAD :The Government of Sindh has directed people living along River Indus to move to safer places of Larkana, Shikarpur, Kashmore-Kandhkot districts. NDMA has also issued advisory to all concerned and had directed precautionary evacuations and other necessary measures in all low lying and vulnerable areas to avert any emergency situation. NDMA teams are already...


Malir Cantonment Board to facilitate people to buy sacrificial animals

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 14th September 2014

Malir Cantonment Board to facilitate people to buy sacrificial animals KARACHI:  The Cantonment Board, Malir is taking all possible measures to facilitate the Karachiites in purchase of sacrificial animals. This was stated by Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Cantonment Board Malir Muhammad Farooq while visiting cattle market on Super Highway near Sohrab Goth, a press release issued here on Sunday said. He lauded the administration for...


Firing injures Principal Shaheed BB Law College

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 13th September 2014

Firing injures Principal Shaheed BB Law College KARACHI:  One person identified as Riaz Baloch,Principal of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Law College, Larkana sustainedserious injures in firing by some unknown men here on Saturday. The incident took place at National Highway near Manzil Pump in the limits of Shah Latif police station, from where he was shifted to Jinnah Hospital for medical aid. The...


Fair/partly cloudy weather likely in Karachi

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Fair/partly cloudy weather likely in Karachi KARACHI:  The Meteorological Department on Saturday forecast fair/party cloudy weather with hazy morning for Karachi during the next 24 hours. According to the Met Office, the temperature will remain between 33 and 35 degrees Celsius in the city. While mainly hot and humid weather is likely to prevail in Sindh and Balochistan regions. However, thunderstorm/rain...


Rangers Sindh personnel put on alert

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 12th September 2014

Rangers Sindh personnel put on alert KARACHI:  The Pakistan Rangers Sindh has deployed its troops along the Indus River on high alert in view of the expected floods. This was stated by a spokesperson of the Rangers here on Friday.He said that the flood water is expected to enter into Sindh within 72 hours. It was further stated that the Rangers...


Water level rising at Guddu Barrage

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 11th September 2014

Water level rising at Guddu Barrage SUKKUR:  The water level is rising in Guddu Barrage with 2,3000 cusecs discharge. According to officials of the Flood Forecasting Division, the water level at  Sukkur Barrage was recorded at 85 thousands and 500 cusecs on Thursday. According to Flood Forecasting Division, a peak flood wave is expected to pass through Guddu Barrage on September...


PDMA team sets up camp office in Sukkur prior to flood

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 11th September 2014

PDMA team sets up camp office in Sukkur prior to flood HYDERABAD: On the directives of Sindh Chief Minister,a special team of Provincial Disaster Management Authority (PDMA) Sindh headed by its Director General Syed Salman Shah has established a camp office at Sukkur and finalised all preparations to meet any eventuality during expected flood. A spokesman of PDMA Sindh informed here on Thursday that six thousand...


Cracker bomb attack on Police mobile in North Nazimabad

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 11th September 2014

Cracker bomb attack on Police mobile in North Nazimabad KARACHI: Unknown attackers hurled a cracker on a police mobile in North Nazimabad area of Karachi on Thursday morning, Aaj News reported. According to the reports, unidentified assailants riding motorcycles ambushed the police vehicle with a cracker near Farooq-e-Azam Mosque in North Nazimabad and fled from the scene. In the incident, no casualty was reported...


Earthquake in Nawabshah, adjoining areas injures seven persons

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th September 2014

Earthquake in Nawabshah, adjoining areas injures seven persons NAWABSHAH:  Seven people on Wednesday got injured as an earthquake jolted Sindh’s Nawabshah district and its adjoining areas sources at Peoples Medical College and Hospital (PMCH) said. No deaths have been reported so far.  The injured were shifted to the PMCH. According to the details a moderate jolt of earthquake at 1:34 p.m. caused a...


Sindh CM visits barrages, embankments of River Indus

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th September 2014

Sindh CM visits barrages, embankments of River Indus SUKKUR:  Sindh Chief Minister, Syed Qaim Ali Shah Wednesday said that all embankments of River Indus are intact and the required precautionary measures have been taken to avoid any untoward situation. The Chief Minister visited the Sukkur and Guddu Barrages as well as Ulra Jagir, Taluka Kingri district Khairpur, Qadir Pur Loop Bund Ghotki, Akil-Aghani...


15,000 liters petroleum seized by PCG

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th September 2014

15,000 liters petroleum seized by PCG KARACHI:  Pakistan Coast Guards (PCG) officials seized 15,000 liters of smuggled low melt wax oil from Korangi area on Wednesday. According to a statement of PCG, during special checking, PCG official recovered about 15,000 liters of smuggled low melt wax oil from an oil tanker in Korangi. The said oil tanker was hired for smuggling...


Karachi police encounters kill six

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 10th September 2014

Karachi police encounters kill six KARACHI: As many as six suspects were killed in police encounters in different parts of the city overnight, Aaj News reported. According to the sources, two dacoits were killed in police encounter within the limits of Sachal Police Station in Madina Colony when they were robbing citizens. The robbers reportedly opened fire on police and...


Sukkur district announces holiday on Sept 12 to mark Bedil’s Urs

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 9th September 2014

Sukkur district announces holiday on Sept 12 to mark Bedil’s Urs SUKKUR: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Sukkur Shehzad Tahir Thaheem has declared that on the occasion of 146th Annual Urs of Hazrat Qadir Bux Bedil, on Ziqaad 16, 1435 Hijri, September 12, 2014 there will be a local holiday in Sukkur district. However, according to an official announcement, in view of flood emergency, the offices of District...


Ex-federal minister Mir Inayat Talpur passes away

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 9th September 2014

Ex-federal minister Mir Inayat Talpur passes away TANDO MUHAMMAD KHAN: A former federal minister and district Nazim Mir Inayat Talpur passed away at the age of 62 years at a hospital in Singapore where he was under medical treatment. The commercial activity remained suspended in the district on Tuesday as the people mourned the death of Mir Inayat. Talpur’s body will be...


 
 
 



 
 
 



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