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KARACHI: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar on Wednesday said Karachi will not be held hostage anymore and congratulated the people andRead More

Karachi will not be held hostage anymore, assures Nisar

KARACHI: A district and sessions court acquitted Axact Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Shoaib Shaikh in a money laundering case hereRead More

Court acquits Axact CEO Shoaib Shaikh in money laundering case


MQM’s imprisoned Waseem Akhtar elected Karachi mayor

Mayor Karachi waseem Akhtar

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) Waseem Akhtar has been elected Karachi’s mayor on Wednesday. “Let bygones be bygones,” said Akhtar while addressing media persons after the elections concluded. “Its enough, we have fought enough and enough blood has been spilt, we need to stop that and we want to follow the guidelines of Jinnah.” Karachi’s newly elected mayor vowed to work alongside other political parties to solve the issues facing the metropolis. “I am not a mayor of MQM. I will work for Karachi, I am Karachi’s mayor.” During his speech, Akhtar requested Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali ShahRead More

Man dies, woman injured as couple stoned in Swat over ‘honour’: police

Man dies, woman injured as couple stoned in Swat over ‘honour’: police

SWAT: A 27-year-old man was stoned to death and a married woman injured by her relatives in the name of ‘honour’ after the two were found in an ‘objectionable position’Read More

Pakistan set to revisit Rose Bowl after 10 years

Pakistan set to revisit Rose Bowl after 10 years

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  KARACHI: Pakistan will return to the Rose Bowl in Southampton after a yawning gap of 10 years when they face England in the opening fixture of the five-match One-dayRead More

Saudi Arabia foils attack on Shia mosque in Qatif

Saudi Arabia foils attack on Shia mosque in Qatif

DUBAI: Saudi security forces have foiled a planned suicide attack on a mosque in the Qatif region in eastern Saudi Arabia, where many Shia Muslims live, Al-Arabiya news channel andRead More

Country-wide operations against terrorists to continue: Gen Raheel

Country-wide operations against terrorists to continue: Gen Raheel

KURRAM AGENCY, AUG 23: Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif sakes hand
with an officer duirng his visit to Thall, Kurram  on Tuesday. DNA PHOTO

RAWALPINIDI, August 23 (DNA): Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif paid visit to Kurram Agency on Tuesday and met with soldiers and officers involved in the operation againstRead More

US soldier killed in anti-Taliban operation in Afghanistan

US soldier killed in anti-Taliban operation in Afghanistan

US soldier killed in anti-Taliban operation in Afghanistan

KABUL: A roadside bomb installed by Taliban killed an American soldier Tuesday near the capital of Afghanistan’s volatile Helmand province, following the first major US deployment to the southern cityRead More

Army to eliminate sleeping cells of terrorists: COAS

Army to eliminate sleeping cells of terrorists: COAS

Army to eliminate sleeping cells of terrorists: COAS

RAWALPINDI, 23 AUG (DNA) – General Raheel Sharif, Chief of Army Staff (COAS) visited troops engaged in combing operations in Thall, Kurram Agency on Tuesday. He was briefed in detailRead More