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  • KARACHI: Leaders of Majlis-e-Wahdat-ul-Muslimeen (MWM) , Allama Hassan Zafar Naqvi addressing media persons at Baghdadi Police Station here yesterday.

  • KARACHI: Commuters passing through stagnant sewerage water in Lyari area yesterday showing the negligence of concerned authorities.

  • KARACHI: A vehicle of Edhi Foundation loaded with cakes and sweets for the Hindu prisoners entering into the District Jail Malir on eve of Diwali here yesterday.

  • KARACHI: Chairman DMC Central Rehan Hashmi along with MQM-P's MNAs Abdul Waseem Khan, Shaikh Salahuddin inspecting laying work of sewerage lines in Noorani area of New Karachi town here yesterday.

  • KARACHI: Hindu community celebrating Diwali festival here yesterday. Diwali is a festival of lights symbolizing the victory of righteousness and the lifting of spiritual darkness.

MQM-P’s legal offices to be reopened soon


FEDERAL GOVT AGREES  By Staff Reporter KARACHI: The federal government has decided that the permission to reopen Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan’s (MQM-P’s) closed legal offices will be granted after acquiring clearance from the Sindh government and security agencies. During his meeting with Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi at the Governor House …

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College to remain under Sindh govt till 2019


SC DECIDES AISHA BAWANY COLLEGE CONTROVERSY  By Staff Reporter KARACHI: The Supreme Court yesterday allowed the Sindh government to keep the custody of Aisha Bawany College, ending the legal tussle between the government and the Aisha Bawany Trust over possession of the building nationalized in 1973. A Supreme Court bench …

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Women injured in Malir


KNIFE ATTACKER STRIKES AGAIN  By Staff Reporter KARACHI: A woman was injured with a sharp object by a motorcycle rider in Malir area here yesterday evening, police reported. Jazba Javed, who is in her early 20s, said she was crossing the road when a “thin man” riding a bike came …

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2 killed, two injured in road accident

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Two persons were killed and two others were injured in a road accident in Gulshan-e-Maymar area of the metropolis yesterday. According to rescue sources, a fast-moving car and trailer-truck collided with each other in Gulshan-e-Maymar. As a result, two men were killed and two others suffered …

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Hyderabad meeting proves people love PPP: Siyal

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Sindh Home Minister Sohail Anwar Siyal has said that the holding of successful public meeting of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) in Hyderabad was the prove of people’s love. According to a statement issued here yesterday, the minister congratulated office bearers of the PPP and appreciated collective …

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HBWs waiting for registration as workers

KARACHI: Home Based Workers (HBWs) being the significant proportions of the workforce are waiting for their basic rights to be registered as workers. The HBWs policy has been notified by the Sindh government, but still the practical implementation is not seen at the grounds. These views were expressed by HomeNet …

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IGP visits Driving License branch

By Staff Reporter KARACHI: Inspector General of Police – Sindh, AD Khawaja paid a surprise visit to Driving License (DL) Branch, Clifton here yesterday and reviewed services offered. He on the occasion personally supervised the procedure and also inquired citizens about their experience in procuring fresh driving licenses or renewal …

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Dahar takes notice of principal’s manhandling

By Staff Reporters KARACHI: The Provincial Minister for Education and Literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has expressed annoyance over alleged incident of manhandling with the Principal of Shipowner College by the students. The Minister has taken notice of the incident and directed Secretary Colleges and Director Colleges Karachi for holding …

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Man commits suicide

KARACHI: A man committed suicide in North Karachi area of the metropolis yesterday. According to rescue sources, a 40-year-old man, Ali Akbar hanged himself to death over some domestic dispute at his home in North Karachi’s Sector-4. –PPI

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