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17 die in floods, lightning

Ongoing flood has killed at least 17 in Noushehro Feroz, Badin, Sanghar and Hyderabad. According to media reports, the torrential rains continued to lash parts of Sindh and Balochistan provinces, perishing 11

Zardari tells Nawaz to act wisely

President Asif Ali Zardari has appealed to PML-N chief Mian Nawaz Sharif as well as other political parties to put aside political differences and take measures to help the flood stricken people,

PIA probes plane bomb hoaxes

Pakistan International Airlines said Thursday that it was investigating emailed threats that said two of its planes had bombs on board, forcing one of them to divert abruptly to Istanbul. PIA said

Army not needed in Karachi yet: Wassan

An army operation would not be conducted in Karachi since Pakistan Rangers had performed satisfactorily and dozens of target killers had been arrested, Sindh Home Minister Manzoor Wassan said to media on