Category archives for: Local News

‘Thalassemic patients can lead better lives with proper treatment’

Karachi The age expectancy of thalassaemia patients and their quality of life can be ameliorated by the timely transfusion of properly screened blo The News International – Karachi

Sindh Assembly: Over half million spent daily on MPAs, who don’t do any work

  KARACHI:  The Sindh Assembly’s 168 MPAs are each paid a daily allowance of Rs3,000 for merely showing up. But little has been achieved by them in the 30 hours since December 16. The problem has been continuous adjournments or fruitless discussions. And again, on Monday, the proceedings were adjourned without the house taking up […]

Terrorism suspects remanded

Karachi The administrative judge of anti-terrorism courts on Monday remanded a suspect alleged to have been involved in bombings at the shrine of A The News International – Karachi

Couple among four killed in Karachi violence

KARACHI: Four people, including a couple, were killed in separate acts of violence in the metropolis on Monday.Two brutally tortured bodies of a man and a girl were found from Khyber Mohalla in Bavani Chali within the limits of Site A police station. Police said the victims appeared to be in their mid-twenties and were […]

Transporters announce strike on 31st

Karachi The representative body of the city s public transporters — Karachi Transport Ittehad (KTI) — has announced it will observe a strike on Jan The News International – Karachi

BCom exams from 21st

Karachi The annual examinations of BCom (External) would commence on January 21, an official said on Monday. The admit cards have been dispatche The News International – Karachi

Missing teenager found shot dead

KARACHI, Jan 16: The trussed-up body of a teenage boy, who had been missing since Saturday, was found in a Mawach Goth locality, police said on Monday. Karachi News Sources

Two stripped of police badges on court order

KARACHI, Jan 16: A sub-inspector and an assistant sub-inspector on Monday were taken into police custody and stripped of their badges on a court order for falsely booking an elderly man in an illicit weapon case. Karachi News Sources

BlackBerry firm refuses to share data

KARACHI, Jan 15: Research in Motion (RIM), the Canada-based BlackBerry phone service provider, is reported to have refused to release data relating to exchange of messages on the memo issue. Karachi News Sources

Overburdened ATCs working on unsafe premises

KARACHI, Jan 15: Thanks to a shortage of judges and lack of security, anti-terrorism courts in Karachi have been unable to decide cases on time, so much so that a dozen or so of the cases have been awaiting verdicts Karachi News Sources

Search Archive

Search by Date
Search by Category
Search with Google Deals
Log in