KARACHI Top Stories

The Times of India: AMRITSAR: Blaming India for alleged irresponsible behaviour towards human rights issues, Pakistan's former federal minister for human rights Ansar Burney has cancelled his proposed visit to India. Burney was to come here on September 2 to find whereabouts...
Topix: While megacities in the more developed world are becoming saturated in terms of population, their counterparts in the emerging markets are really showing progress. Cities including Jakarta, Manila, Karachi and Mexico City are becoming drawcards for young,...
Dawn: KARACHI: Pakistan's Israr Ahmed beat Malaysia's Ng Eain Yow 3-2 on Thursday to win the AsianJuniorSquash Championship held Tehran, Iran. Ahmed's win brought Pakistan it's fifth Asian Junior...
The Times of India: KARACHI: Australian captain Michael Clarke and Sri Lankan great Kumar Sangakkara may have bid adieu to international cricket but Pakistan veteran Younis Khan has no such plans as he dreams of becoming the first Pakistani to score 10,000Test runs. Younis is...
Taipei Times: British boxer Amir Khan on Wednesday vowed to help Pakistan produce champion pugilists with a network of academies in his family’s country of origin. The former two-time world champion is currently touring the South Asian giant of 200 million people better...
Dawn: ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) on Tuesday strongly refuted the impression it was involved in terror financing, saying the party had itself suffered huge losses in the fight against terrorism. Addressing a press conference on Thursday, the party’s...
Public Technologies: (Source: OMCT - World Organisation Against Torture) 2 pages / 245 KB OMCT/HRCP Advocacy mission in Pakistan: Adoption of anti-torture bill would be significant step towards the implementation of the UN torture ConventionGeneva - Islamabad, 26 AUGUST 2015. A...
Dawn: ISLAMABAD: A formal memorandum of understanding (MoU) was signed Thursday in the presence of Finance MinisterIshaq Dar to merge the stock markets of Karachi, Lahore and Islamabad into a single entity by the name of ‘PakistanStock...
Reuters: KARACHI (Reuters) - A Pakistani anti-corruption court on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, in a case alleging millions of dollars of graft in a trade development scheme, a security official said....
Press TV: A court in Pakistan has issued an arrest warrant for former prime minister, Yousuf Raza Gilani, over his alleged involvement in a massive corruption scandal during his tenure. An anti-corruption court in the southern port city of Karachi on Thursday ordered...
The Hindu: A Pakistani anti-corruption court on Thursday issued an arrest warrant for former prime minister Yousaf Raza Gilani, in a case alleging millions of dollars of graft in a trade development scheme, a security official said. The same day, another senior figure in...
Xinhua: by Jawad Hussain ISLAMABAD, Aug. 27 (Xinhua) -- Pakistan'sKarachi Stock Exchange (KSE) recorded major bullish trading activities on Thursday mainly on the institutional support after panic-selling earlier in the week left the key index in an attractive...
Dawn: KARACHI: Counter-terrorism Department’s (CTD) Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Naveed Khawaja on Thursday said the security force had foiled a major terror plan in the metropolis, arresting a network of criminals trained by Indian spy agency...
Yahoo Daily News: Karachi, Aug. 27 (ANI): Former PakistaniTest cricketer Salahuddin Ahmed Sallu has backed young Pakistani players,...