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Altaf express concern over political situation

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Altaf express concern over political situation KARACHI:  The leader of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) Altaf Hussain expressing his serious concern over current deteriorating political situation, has once again appealed to the leaders and associates of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PTI) and its allied parties to exercise patience. He also asked the government and the people at the helm of...


IGP calls for formation of Ulema’s peace committees

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IGP calls for formation of Ulema’s peace committees KARACHI:  IG Police Sindh Ghulam Haider Jamali has directed the police officials to constitute peace committees comprising  religious scholars from all schools of thought at Police Range and district levels so that Ulema can play their role in maintaining law and order and removing any misunderstandings created by anti-social elements. The IGP Sindh issued this...


Sindh govt orders transfers, posting

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Sindh govt orders transfers, posting KARACHI: Government of Sindh, Services, General Administration and Coordination Department has transferred and posted officers with immediate effect and until further orders. Muhammad Usman Tanveer, PAS (BS-17) Assistant Commissioner (UT) Thatta has been transferred and posted as Assistant Commissioner Gorabaro, district Thatta, said a statement on Thursday. Wasim Hamed, PAS (BS-17) Assistant Commissioner (UT) Sukkur...


Sindh CM asks DCs to ensure garbage removal within 15 days

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Sindh CM asks DCs to ensure garbage removal within 15 days KARACHI:  Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah while expressing his dissatisfaction over the cleanliness in the metropolis, has warned all Deputy Commissioners, District Municipal Administrators to undertake their joint efforts, mobilize all resources at their disposal and ensure visible cleanliness within 15 days, failing which strict action would be taken against them. He also...


Democratic forces not to allow derailment of democracy: PPP MNA

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Democratic forces not to allow derailment of democracy: PPP MNA HYDERABAD:  Member National Assembly belonging to Pakistan Peoples Party from Jamshoro, Malik Asad Sikandar has said that all democratic forces of the country have united and they will not allow the democracy to derail at any cost. In a statement issued here on Tuesday, he said that though peaceful protest is a  democratic right of...


Rising violence kills five in Karachi

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Rising violence kills five in Karachi KARACHI: Various firing and violence incidents killed five people including three policemen on Tuesday morning, Aaj News reported. According to the reports and Malir SP Rao Anwar, two policemen were shot dead in a firing incident by some unknown men near Dawood Chowarangi, Quidabad area. SP Rao Anwar, while revealing the identification of deceased policemen...


PPP women MNAs criticize PTI’s civil disobedience call

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PPP women MNAs criticize PTI’s civil disobedience call KARACHI: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) women members of National Assembly (MNA) have termed Pakistan Tehreek-e Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan’s call for the civil disobedience as a joke. They said the PTI Chief should have mercy on the voters who favoured PTI for formation of Khyber Pakhtunkhawa provincial government during the last elections and should...


Boat-Safety:Authorities asked to adopt safety steps on boats, launches

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Boat-Safety:Authorities asked to adopt safety steps on boats, launches KARACHI: Commissioner Karachi Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqi has directed the police, Karachi Port Trust and other authorities concerned to take necessary safety, security and precautionary measures on the boats and launches which are boarded by the passengers between Keamari to Manora. The Commissioner Karachi was addressing a meeting of police, KPT and owners and representatives of...


Parliamentary Secretary I&B urges PTI to hold dialogue, resolve KPK issues

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Parliamentary Secretary I&B urges PTI to hold dialogue, resolve KPK issues ISLAMABAD: Parliamentary Secretary for Information and Broadcasting, Mohsin Shahnawaz Ranjha has said that Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf should hold dialogue in a peaceful manner and resolve the problem of Khyber Pakthtunkhawa (KPK) areas. He said that PTI should focus on the development of KPK, besides taking steps to mitigate the miseries of rain affected people. He said...


PPP not to support Qadri’s demands: Naveed Ch

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PPP not to support Qadri’s demands: Naveed Ch LAHORE: PPP leader Naveed Chaudhry said on Saturday the PPP would not support Tahir ul Qadri’s Charter of Demands as it could lead the country towards dictatorship. Talking to APP, he said: “We cannot support Qadri’s charter of demands as we feel it is aimed at pushing the Nawaz government to the wall which is...


PML leader asks Qadri, Imran to quit politics

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PML leader asks Qadri, Imran to quit politics HYDERABAD: The leader of Pakistan Muslim League (N) Ex-MNA Sahibzada Shabbir Ansari has demanded of Imran Khan and Tahirul Qadri to resign from politics for their failure to bring people in their marches. In a statement issued here on Saturday, he said all those political parties who believed in democracy have consensus that the demand...


Khursheed Shah condoles over demise of Mrs.Ashraf Abbasi

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Khursheed Shah condoles over demise of Mrs.Ashraf Abbasi LARKANA: Leader of the Opposition in the National Assembly and senior PPP leader Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah on Saturday evening visited Abbasi House to offer condolence on the demise of the ex-deputy speaker, National Assembly Mrs. Dr. Ashraf Abbasi, who died recently. He also prayed to God Almighty to rest the departed soul in eternal...


Qadri’s demand for dissolution of houses illegal: Mehtab Rashdi

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Qadri’s demand for dissolution of houses illegal: Mehtab Rashdi KARACHI: A leader of PML (F) and Member of Sindh Assembly Mehtab Akbar Rashdi has rejected the demand made by Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri, seeking dissolution of the parliament and the provincial assemblies, as unconstitutional. Talking to APP here on Saturday she said these houses had come into being through general elections. Criticising Qadri she said he...


Kutchery Sindh Minister to hold open kutchery

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Kutchery Sindh Minister to hold open kutchery KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Dr.Sikander Mandhro will hold an open kutchery on August 18 at Thatta. The minister will listen to grievances of the people and issue instructions for their resolution, a handout said here on Saturday. Source:...


Karachi: Fire erupts at a private bank’s floor

By: Farah Jamil, Uploaded: 16th August 2014

Karachi: Fire erupts at a private bank’s floor KARACHI: Fire has been erupted on the 12th floor of a private bank located on II Chandrigar road on Saturday, Aaj News reported. According to the reports, a private bank’s floor caught fire suddenly. The fire tenders were called immediately. Shortly the flames engulfed 13th 14th floor of the building before fire tenders reached the...


Karachi varsity celebrates Independence day

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Karachi varsity celebrates Independence day KARACHI: The 68th independence day of Pakistan was celebrated with traditional enthusiasm at the University of Karachi. The program started with the recitation of Holy Quran followed by speeches highlighting the importance of the day, while national songs were presented by the students, a press release said here on Friday. Prof. Dr.Pirzada Jamal Ahmed Siddiqui,...


PIA to operate special flights for Libya to bring home stranded Pakistanis

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PIA to operate special flights for Libya to bring home stranded Pakistanis KARACHI: Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) has always stood by the people of Pakistan whether it’s a relief operation during natural disasters or bringing back the standard Pakistanis to join their loved ones. On the instructions of Prime Minister of Pakistan Muhammad Nawaz Sharif, PIA has decided to operate special flights to Libya to bring back...


Chances of light rain in Karachi on Friday

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Chances of light rain in Karachi on Friday KARACHI: Partly cloudy with chances of light rain and drizzle is the weather forecast for Karachi on Friday. Pakistan  Meteorological Department in its report issued onThursday said traces of rain falls were also registered in Karachi during past 24 hours. Hot and humid weather was forecast in other divisions, including Hyderabad, Mirpurkhas, Sukkur and Larkana,...


I-Day begins with gun salute, series of ceremonies at universities

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I-Day begins with gun salute, series of ceremonies at universities KARACHI: The 68th National Independence Day dawned in the metropolis with 21-gun salute followed by special prayers,impressive flag hoisting and change of guards ceremonies at Quaid mausoleum. While the mausoleum remained the centre of attraction for people in general numerous other institutions and organisations, both in public and private sectors, had also arranged special programmes...


Independence day celebrated at SALU

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Independence day celebrated at SALU KHAIRPUR: The 68th Independence Day of Pakistan was celebrated at Shah Abdul Latif University, Khairpur with national sprit, enthusiasm and fervor on Thursday, The Flag hoisting ceremony was held at Main Central Lawn. Prof. Dr. Parveen Shah, Vice Chancellor along with Pro-Vice Chancellor Main Campus Prof. Dr. Miandad Zardari, Deans, Chairmen, Chairpersons, Directors and Sectional...


DUHS arranges programme to commemorate Independence Day

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DUHS arranges programme to commemorate Independence Day KARACHI: Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) on Thursday arranged an elaborate programme to commemorate  68th Independence Day at its Ojha campus. The Ceremony started with playing of national anthem and flag-hoisting by Pro Vice Chancellor of the university Prof Umer Farooq, along with Prof Junaid Ashraf, Principal of Dow Medical College and Prof M...


Rear Admiral Hussaini assumes responsibility of Commander Karachi

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Rear Admiral Hussaini assumes responsibility of Commander Karachi KARACHI: Rear Admiral Syed Arifullah Hussaini has taken over as Commander Karachi from outgoing vice Admiral Khwaja Ghazanfar Hussain in an impressive change of command ceremony held at PNS Bahadur. Rear Admiral Syed Arifullah Hussaini as Commander Karachi is now in charge of all training units of Pakistan Navy at Karachi, said a press release...


FPCCI urges politicians to shun differences in national interest

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FPCCI urges politicians to shun differences in national interest KARACHI: President of Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FPCCI), Zakaria Usman on Thursday urged the politicians to overcome their differences in the larger interest of the country. Addressing the flag hoisting ceremony at Federation House here on the 68th Independence Day, he said the country was faced with different economic, social and...


DUHS arranges elaborate program to commemorate independence day

By: Web Desk, Uploaded: 14th August 2014

DUHS arranges elaborate program to commemorate independence day KARACHI: Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS)on Thursday arranged an elaborate program to commemorate 68th Independence Day at its Ojha campus. The Ceremony started with playing of national anthem and flag-hoisting by Pro Vice Chancellor of the university Prof. Umer Farooq, along with Prof. Junaid Ashraf, Principal of Dow Medical College and Prof. M. Masroor,...


Gadap Town to soon have Disaster Risk Management Centre

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Gadap Town to soon have Disaster Risk Management Centre KARACHI: Ground breaking ceremony of a much warranted Disaster Risk Management Centre was performed at Gadap Town area here on Thursday against a cost of Rs 60 million to help people exposed to man made as well as natural disasters. The facility being constructed by Health and Nutrition Development (HANDS), an NGO comprising Sindh based...


Arrangements finalized for an impressive ceremony on Mazar e Quaid

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Arrangements finalized for an impressive ceremony on Mazar e Quaid KARACHI: Arrangements have been finalized for an impressive program to mark 68th Independence Day of the country on the premises of Quaid e Azam masouleum on Thursday. The program shall begin at 8 a.m. sharp during which flag will be hoisted by the Governor of Sindh, Dr. Ishrat ul Ebad followed by laying of floral...


 
 
 



 
 



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