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2024-05-08, Al Jazeera
Islamabad, Pakistan – When Aamir Dhedhi took his mother to India in 2014 to get treatment for Parkinson’s disease, the doctors there advised him to procure cannabidiol...
In this photo released by Prime Minister Office, Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, right, with Pakistan's Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif, left, prays after planting a tree in the prime minister house in Islamabad, Pakistan, Monday, April 22, 2024.
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2024-04-22, Al Jazeera
Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi is in Pakistan on a three-day trip to discuss regional and bilateral relations days after Iran and Israel carried out attacks against each...
Police officers examine the site of suicide bombing at a highway in Shangla, district in the Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Tuesday, March 26, 2024. A suicide bomber in northwest Pakistan has rammed his explosive-laden car into a vehicle on Tuesday, killing five Chinese nationals and their Pakistani driver, police and government officials said. (AP Photo)
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2024-03-27, CNN
Five Chinese workers and their local driver were killed in a suicide bomb blast in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, authorities said, the latest in a string of terror...
Dawn: A suspected target killer and robber, allegedly from the Altaf Hussain-led Muttahida Qaumi Movement, commonly called MQM-London, was arrested on Saturday in an intelligence-based operation jointly conducted by Rangers and Karachi police in the Eidgah area...
The News International: “The issue of [power outages] is out of our control as KE’s policies are beyond our comprehension. You cannot punish an entire society for a person,” Ghani said addressing a press conference in Karachi. “You should identify the person who steals electricity,...
Dawn: A suspected robber was lynched while police saved another from being torched in Karachi’s Orangi Town late on Friday night, according to police. According to Orangi Town StationHouseOfficer (SHO) Jamal Leghari, the two...
Dawn: An emotionally charged mob that gathered outside the houses of members of the Christian community in Sargodha was dispersed on Saturday, and two families were rescued, a police official said. Sargodha DistrictPolice OfficerAsad Ejaz Malhi confirmed that the...
Dawn: At least five people were killed and 11 injured on Saturday when a pickup tuck collided with a trailer in Jhirk, Thatta, police said. According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Imran Khan, the deceased were labourers on their way to a factory in Kotri...
Khaama Press: According to Afghan officials, 23 immigrants, including women and children, have been released from Karachi’s prisons and have entered the country. Abdul Jabbar Takhari, the acting consul general in Pakistan, said in a...
Dawn: KARACHI: With the franchise-based PakistanFootball League, backed by former England star Michael Owen, announcing a series of its launch events next month, the Pakistan Football Federation Normalisation Committee has finally acted, terming it as an “illegal”...
Yahoo Daily News: To say it was not the done thing for girls to play street cricket with boys on the suburban streets of Karachi is an understatement. But that did not stop FatimaSana. At 13 years of age, she was small but quick and soon learned to love the feeling of hurling...
Dawn: KARACHI: Indus Motor Company (IMC) has launched the Toyota Yaris facelift model with a price increase of Rs144,000 to Rs606,000. In mid-March, IMC cut the prices of various Yaris models by Rs73,000-133,000 to keep them below Rs4 million, excluding general...
Dawn: KARACHI: The ongoing heatwave continued to bake major cities of Sindh as maximum temperature surged to 51 degree Celsius mark on Friday. According to the Met Office, Mohenjo Daro...
Dawn: KARACHI/SUKKUR: JournalistNasrullahGadani, who was shot at and wounded by armed assailants in Mirpur Mathelo a couple of days ago, died at a private hospital in Karachi on Friday. Forty-year-old Gadani, who was associated with Sindhi language daily Awami...