Karachi articles

ET rejects PTI’s petition for re-poll in NA-256

Election Tribunal (ET) rejected Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf’s petition in which it challenged the victory of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) in NA-256 constituency in Karachi. It may be recalled that PTI’s Zubair Khan had

Workforce of eunuchs for price-control in Karachi

Karachi administration has decided to build a price-controlling workforce of eunuchs for overlooking the rates of daily-use consumer products and put a stop to profiteering and hoarding in the city. According to

Lyari gangster killed in raid

Lyari gang war affiliate Behram was killed in a joint operation of Rangers and Karachi police, a private news channel reported on Wednesday. According to police, Behram was an associate of Wasiullah

Four bodies found in Karachi

Four dead bodies bearing torture marks were discovered from Gulshan-e-Hadeed area of the metropolis on Wednesday, a private news channel reported. According to sources, the bodies of victims discovered from Link Road

Anti-polio drive suspended in Sindh

Lady Health workers have announced suspending anti-polio drive across Sindh following the killings of three workers in Karachi area of Qayyumabad Tuesday morning. Speaking to media, Sindh Lady Health Workers Association Chairman

ASWJ leader survives attack in Karachi

A leader of Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) was attacked on Tuesday by unknown gunmen in Landhi area of the metropolis, a private news channel reported. ASWJ leader Maulana Zarin was targeted

6 killed, several injured in Karachi violence

At least six people were killed whereas three others were injured in different incidents of violence in Karachi on Monday. Three trussed-up bodies were discovered near Wilayat Shah Mazaar in Malir. According

PIA suspends 4 officials over corruption

As many as four officials of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) have been suspended over corruption charges. The officials are accused of causing loss of millions of rupees. The suspended officials included

Rangers arrest several suspects during raids

Amid sporadic incidents of violence in the city, Rangers conducted search operation in Manghopir locality on Sunday and arrested several suspected criminals. Officials said Rangers cordoned off Kunwari Colony of Manghopir area

Religious parties announce strike on Friday

The Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Sami (JUI-S) and other religious parties Sunday announced to observe a strike on Friday against the killing of Mufti Usman Yar Khan and other clerics in Karachi. Addressing a press

‘Hydrant mafia’ to install 2 more hydrants

‘Hydrant mafia’ in Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) has successfully got legal approval to install two more hydrants in the water-scarce city. Reports on Sunday revealed that the new hydrants will