KARACHI Top Stories

The Siasat Daily: Islamabad, March 06: Pakistani authorities have arrested 46 Indian fishermen and seized their boats for allegedly violating the country's territorial waters in the Arabian Sea, officials said. The fishermen were detained by the Maritime Security Agency (MSA)...
Press TV: Pakistani authorities have conducted an investigation after nearly two tons of freshwater turtle meat from smugglers was confiscated at Karachi port. “This is the biggest ever consignment of turtles seized in the history of the (Pakistani)...
Dawn: Citizens of Karachi have many fears to live with, but being on the edge of a nuclear disaster zone could be the most frightening place to survive in. Residents say a real nuclear nightmare is unfolding in the country’s largest and most volatile city, The...
The Siasat Daily: Islamabad/Karachi, March 06: Pakistani students today formed a human shield for Hindus celebrating Holi at a temple here to protect and show solidarity with the minority community. The National Student's Federation (NSF) formed the shield at Swami Narayan...
DNA India: FilePhoto Reuters The PakistanMaritime Security Agency (MSA) on Friday apprehended 48 Indian fishermen and seized 8 of their boats near Jakhau port off the Gujarat coast, officials of National Fishworkers Forum (NFF) said. The Forum claimed that the...
The Times of India: AUCKLAND: Former South African great Shaun Pollock on Friday predicted the Proteas would win a first World Cup by beating Australia in the final, helping to make-up for his own personal setbacks against the four-time champions. Full Coverage: ICC World Cup...
The Times of India: KARACHI: Former Pakistan captain Rashid Latif has made a strong plea to the International Cricket Council (ICC) to revise the fielding restrictions rule in One-day Internationals in a bid to stop devaluation of former greats' achievements. Full Coverage: ICC...
Khaleej Times: Customs officers last week foiled an attempt to smuggle 1.9 tonnes of turtle meat falsely labelled as fish meat to Hong Kong. Pakistani authorities are investigating after nearly two tonnes of freshwater turtle meat — a record haul taken from more than...
Dawn: KARACHI: As swine flu (H1N1 virus) claims nearly 1,000 lives in India, the eponymous Ansar BurneyTrust Chairman has advised Pakistanis against traveling to India. A human and civil rights organisation, the Trust has also urged Pakistani citizens who are...
The Siasat Daily: Karachi, March 06: Pakistan rising all-rounder Wahab Riaz has said that his team would adopt an attacking mind-set to counter swashbuckling batsman AB de Villiers...
Dawn: PakistaniMPASharmila Farooqi is off the market. Born into a political family, she's a PakistanPeople's Party loyalist. The only other great love in her life appears to be her new husband, Hasham Riaz Sheikh, son of former Director General of the...
The Hindu: Pakistani students formed a human shield for Hindus celebrating Holi at a temple in Karachi on Friday to protect and show solidarity with the minority community. The NationalStudents Federation (NSF) formed the shield at Swami NarayanTemple as part of an...
Dawn: ISLAMABAD: The banned Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) marched from Lal Masjid to the Parliament House on Friday, lead by president Ghulam Mustafa Baloch. The proscribed outfit marched today to protest the recent surge in target killings and kidnappings of...
noodls: (Source: SCA - Svenska Cellulosa AB) In many growing countries, a terrible taboo exists around menstruation, the natural body function which 800 million women and girls are affected by at this very moment. Menstruation is vital to a woman's sexual and...