KARACHI Top Stories

Zeenews: At least six Taliban militants, including a commander of the terror outfit, were killed on Saturday in a fierce gun battle with security forces in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi....
Dawn: What can you say when a friend of 30 years, a lifetime really, is snatched from you in the killing fields of Karachi? What can you say when the friend is taken away in the prime of his life; when, in fact, he himself represented life as no other? What can you...
The Siasat Daily: April 18: India and Pakistan should start exchange programmes for law students to enhance cooperation and communication between the legal...
Dawn: KARACHI: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Saturday declined Rangers’ request to install biometric system for the upcoming by-polls for Karachi’s constituency of NA-246, to be held on April 23, said the ECP SecretaryBaber Yaqoob. However, ECP has...
The Hindu: Pakistani authorities have arrested 47 Indian fishermen and seized their eight boats for allegedly violating the country’s territorial waters. The fishermen were arrested by Pakistan’s Maritime...
The Siasat Daily: Islamabad, April 18: Tariq Mehboob, a leader of the Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC), an Islamic political party, died of a cardiac arrest in...
Dawn: KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan, while addressing a press conference after reaching Karachi for the party’s April 19 rally, said Karachi couldn't become the city which it was poised to due to the political fear instilled in the...
The Times of India: ISLAMABAD: Russia will invest a whopping $2 billion in Pakistan to build a...
The Siasat Daily: April 18: A Sunni religious leader in Pakistan today died under mysterious circumstances in custody here, with his family accusing the paramilitary rangers of torturing him to death. While officials initially claimed that...
Dawn: KARACHI: Pakistani marine forces on Saturday arrested 47 Indian fishermen for allegedly violating territorial waters in the Arabian Sea, police said. Pakistan's Maritime Security Agency also captured eight boats belonging to the...
The Hindu: Cult Bollywood classic “Sholay”, starring megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra, hit theatres in Pakistan for the first time on Friday, 40 years after its India release. The Ramesh Sippy-directed action film, considered as an all-time...
Topix: Men claiming to be Islamic militants shot and wounded an American woman in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi on Thursday, leaving leaflets in her car naming her and saying they had targeted her because she was American, police said. Gunmen on motorbikes...
Dawn: KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf’s (PTI) candidate for NA-246 by poll, ImranIsmail, on Saturday called on the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) to play its mandated role to ensure a free and fair ballot on April 23. “Vote count should be carried out in...