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  • KARACHI: The dozens of motorcycles parked in front of eateries at Ayesha Manzil obstructing free flow of vehicles causing worst traffic jam during peak hours.

  • KARACHI: Chairman, District Municipal Corporation, East Moeed Anwar inspecting the desilting of Essa Nagri nullah here yesterday.

  • KARACHI: Mayor of South Korean city Jinju, Chang Lee receiving shield from Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar during a visit to KMC old building here yesterday while Deputy Mayor Arshad Vohra looks on.

  • KARACHI : A lone fire fighter dousing the blaze at KMC work shop here yesterday. Old and out of service vehicles were burnt in the inferno.

  • KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah presides over a meeting regarding shifting of ATCs from Clifton to central jail.

CM orders to shift ATCs to ‘Central Jail’

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By Ehtesham Anwar KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah after citing serious security threats has approved the transfer of eight Anti-Terrorism Courts (ATCs) to the city’s Central Prison. Chairing a meeting to review the law and order situation in the province, the CM Murad Ali Shah said that …

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Heavy traffic banned in rush hours

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GOVT FINALLY OBEYS SUPREME COURT’S ORDER  By Ehtesham Anwar KARACHI: Following the agonising traffic jams and gridlocks mainly because of concurrent constructions on the main arteries of the metropolis, a temporary ban has been imposed here yesterday on the entry of heavy traffic (containers and trawlers) during the daytime. The …

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9 Orangi protestors booked

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Several cases have been registered against the 9 protestors apprehended during the protest in Orangi town area on Sunday. The 9 protestors were apprehended during the protest against police at Islam Chowk area in Orangi town and the cases have been registered against them.

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Transfers, postings in judiciary

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: The Chief Justice and the Judges of Sindh High Court here yesterday ordered transfers and postings of the following Civil Judges & Judicial Magistrates with immediate effect and in the public interest. According to the order, Muhammad Hashim is transferred from Karachi South to Thatta against …

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SHC seeks copy of SC orders on Ayyan’ petition

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By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Sindh High Court (SHC) has sought copy of Supreme Court (SC) orders on removal of the name of model Ayyan Ali from ECL. A contempt of court plea filed by Ayyan Ali against not removing her name from ECL despite court orders came up for hearing …

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Two ‘party’ workers sent on physical remand

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: The Administrative Judge of Anti-Terrorism Court here yesterday handed two men, allegedly affiliated with a political party, over to police in cases pertaining to possessing illegal weapons and explosives material. The police produced accused Niaz Ahmed and Aslam Ali before the court to get their physical …

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Police seize smuggled oil

KARACHI: Mochko police here yesterday claimed to have seized a tanker-truck carrying Iranian smuggled diesel and apprehended the truck’s driver. According to police, accused Daad Muhammad was trying to smuggle 1000 liters of Iranian oil to Karachi. The police have lodged a case and began investigation.—PPI

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Dahar for full protection of students

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Sindh Education Minister Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has directed the private educational institutes to ensure provision of complete security to their students. The Education Minister while taking serious notice of the two students allegedly burnt due to negligence of a private school management during school function, …

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KU cancels 2 MS admissions

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Director Admissions University of Karachi Prof. Dr Khalid Iraqi has notified that after on verification from the examinations department, KU the marks sheet of students of Morning Program Admission-2017 Tayyaba Bari d/o Abdul Bari Usmani form no. 21099 from economics department and Mehwish Riaz d/o Riaz-ul-Haq …

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