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I could be next

KARACHI: On December 16, militants stormed into a school in Peshawar, killing 148 people in cold blood. Over 130 of the victims were students aged between 10 and 18. The Express Tribune asked a group of class 10 students in Karachi to share their thoughts on the merciless massacre of their counterparts in Peshawar. Their message […]

Tsunami could ´wipe out´ Karachi

KARACHI: Pakistan´s largest city Karachi, home to around 18 million people could be “wiped out” by a tsunami, officials said Wednesday after a drill s Karachi News Sources

Tsunami could wipe out Pakistans largest city

Pakistan's largest city Karachi, home to around 18 million people, could be "wiped out" by a tsunami, officials said Wednesday (Sep 10) after a drill simulating a major earthquake in … Karachi News Sources -2

Tsunami could ‘wipe out’ Karachi

KARACHI: Pakistan’s largest city Karachi, home to around 18 million people, could be “wiped out” by a tsunami, officials said Wednesday after a drill simulating a major earthquake in the Indian Ocean. The test, and one carried out a day earlier simulating another quake off Indonesia, were designed to check an early-warning system set up after […]

In process: KSE index could shoot up if military offensive successful

KARACHI:  The stock market reacted with thin trading volumes on Monday to the latest military offensive in North Waziristan against the Taliban. Although the Karachi Stock Exchange (KSE)-100 Index lost 79 points during the day, a majority of analysts believes that by doing away with the on-again, off-again negotiations, the government has provided the equity […]

Increase in import duties could slow down 3G rollout

KARACHI: In a move that is likely to slow down, if not delay, the countrywide rollout of mobile broadband, the Finance Bill 2014 proposes to nullify the Statutory Regulatory Order 575(I)/2006, which facilitates import of telecom equipment on reduced duties as opposed to the standard customs tariffs. Under the SRO, telecom sources say, the industry avails […]

Moneymaker: Milk could become the country’s white gold

KARACHI:  In terms of total tradable white milk, Pakistan is the third largest milk producing country in the world with annual turnover of 20 billion litres, according to 2012 official estimates. India and the US are the largest and second largest, producing 54 billion litres and 21 billion litres respectively. By contrast, Pakistan is at […]

3rd Test: What more could you want?

SHARJAH:  Azhar Ali hit a brilliant hundred as Pakistan pulled off a thrilling win in the third and final Test against Sri Lanka in Sharjah on Monday, levelling the series 1-1. It also ensured that Pakistan held onto their fifth place on the Reliance ICC Test Team Rankings Table. Set a daunting 302 to win […]

Nothing could frighten my husband, not even death

Karachi Noreen Aslam, the widow of slain police officer Chaudhry Aslam, said her husband was not afraid of death and always wanted to die in the l The News International – Karachi

Pakistan Quake terror act could damage nuclear reactors

Nuclear physicist Pervez Hoodbhoy said if two nuclear plants, K-II and K-III, are set up near Karachi, an operator's error, a small earthquake or an act of terrorism could damage the reactors, The Express Tribune reported. Mr. Hoodbhoy said "in case of any accident, the deaths in Karachi may not be in hundreds but in […]

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