London police release Altaf Hussain’s cousin

Detectives investigating 2010 murder of Muttahida Qaumi Movement leader Dr Imran Farooq in London have released Iftikhar Hussain Qureshi, the cousin of MQM chief Altaf Hussain. Confirming the release, the metropolitan police


Naundero House pledges grand Diwali

A grand Diwali celebration function is being organised at Naundero House on Wednesday for which lists of invitees are being prepared by the minorities’ notables of Larkana division. As many as 700

Agha Sirajuddin Durrani

SA speaker offers to mediate PPP-MQM crisis

Sindh Assembly Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani on Tuesday offered to play a neutral role in the current feud between the Muttahida Qaumi Movement and the Pakistan People’s Party. “I have offered to


SA adopts bill to establish PFC

The Sindh Assembly on Tuesday adopted a bill with majority to establish a provincial finance commission to devolve provincial financial resources to the districts. The bill presented by Khawaja Izharul Hassan and


Stray dogs haunt legislators

The security of legislature and legislators is in jeopardy on the premises of old and newly-constructed Sindh Assembly building. As the PPP-dominated provincial assembly is in session from Monday to legislate primarily


3-day polio drive kicks off in city

The health authorities on Monday kicked off a three-day anti-polio campaign in Karachi aimed that vaccinating over 0.7 million children below the age of five years. According to the health ministry officials,