KARACHI Top Stories

In this March 29, 2016 photo, journalists look a image of Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav, who was arrested in March 2016, during a press conference by Pakistan's army spokesman and the Information Minister, in Islamabad, Pakistan.
2019-07-17, WorldNews.com
The United Nations' top court ordered Pakistan to stay the execution of an alleged spy from India along with a full review of his case on Wednesday, according to...
Dawn: ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) has summoned former prime minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi on Thursday (today) in a multi-billion-rupee case related to the award of a liquefied natural gas (LNG) import contract. “You are requested to appear on...
Dawn: KARACHI: The Sindh government has ordered removal of all impediments in the completion of the much-awaited Green Line bus rapid transit project so that it can become operational by next year. Chief Minister Syed MuradAli Shah issued such directives during a...
Dawn: EIDUL Azha is around the corner. This very thought worries us by just visualising the blood and carcasses of...
Dawn: KARACHI: Two goldsmiths working in a shop at Sarafa Bazar disappeared with 16 tolas of gold valued at Rs. 2500 on Wednesday [July 17]. The shopkeeper, Mr. Ismail...
Dawn: KARACHI: As two leading Japanese vehicle assemblers are in quandary, Pak Suzuki MotorCompany (PSMC) has taken its parts suppliers into confidence by assuring them that it will neither cut production nor resort to plant shutdown in weekdays in July-December....
Dawn: KARACHI: The stock market was on a rollercoaster ride for the second day amid investors’ hopes and despair over the monetary tightening. The KSE-100 index settled a step higher by 9.97 points (0.03 per cent) at 32,981.99. The index opened on a positive note...
Dawn: KARACHI: Charity organisations and philanthropists have paid millions of rupees to get released some 300 poor prisoners who had completed their sentences but were confined in different jails across the province because of their inability to pay fines, it...
Dawn: KARACHI: The olive-green walls with cartoon characters, alphabets and colourful truck art on the gate beckon you. InsideLyari’s Waja Raheem Bakhsh Sarbazi GirlsSecondary School you are greeted by the sweet voices of little girls singing nursery rhymes as...
Dawn: KARACHI: Government debt markets leapt into action on Wednesday — one day after the State Bank raised the key policy discount rate by one percentage point. In a Treasury bill auction that sought to raise Rs600 billion, the government ended up getting 426 bids...
Dawn: KARACHI: The crucial current account deficit (CAD) shrank by another 31.7 per cent in the July to Jun period according to latest data released by the State Bank on Wednesday. The CAD came in at $13.587 billion in this period where it was $19.897bn in the same...
Dawn: LAHORE: Pakistan Railways on Wednesday announced to create eighth division in a bid to provide rail connectivity to Gwadar deep seaport with the existing network. At...
Dawn: KARACHI: Despite slow trading, cotton prices on Wednesday remained steady as demand from textile mills kept pouring in but ginners presently holding ‘long position’ were unable to oblige. Trading resumed on overnight bullish mood but many...
Dawn: KARACHI: A woman was killed while trying to stop her son from committing suicide in their house in Marvi Goth off the National Highway on the outskirts of the city on Wednesday, police said. Shah Latif TownSHO Gul Baig said that initial investigations...