Pakistan News

    085 City Code In Pakistan Most People

  • Google gets 348,085 ‘forget’ requests in Europe

    SAN FRANCISCO: Since a top European court ruled people have a right to be forgotten online, Google has received 348,085 requests for tidbits to vanish from search results...

    Google set up an online form that people in Europe can fill out to ask for information to be excluded from search results...

  • Economist's report marks Karachi as most unsafe city in world

    Of the ten cities at the bottom of the overall index, three are in South-east Asia; Manila, Ho Chi Minh City and Jakarta, two are in South Asia; Dhaka and Karachi while two are in the Middle East and Africa; Cairo and Tehran...

    This is a reflection of a number of factors, but the main reason is that among the cities in the index, it experiences by far the most frequent and most severe terrorist attacks," reads the report...

  • ‘Gwadar to become world’s most modern city’

    QUETTA: Balochistan Chief Secretary Aurangzeb Haq has said Gwadar will emerge as the world’s most modern city after the implementation of its master plan...

    After presiding over a meeting on Tuesday, he said efforts are under way to implement the Gwadar smart port city plan...

  • Most parts of city remain without water

    KARACHI: Most parts of the city had to go without water for several hours on Thursday when the Dhabeji pumping station under the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) faced a sudden shutdown...

    55pm at the Dhabeji pumping station which suspended water supplies to most parts of the city...

  • West becomes city’s largest district with most national, provincial assembly seats

    The official facts and figures and fresh delimitations of the city show that with the population of four million, Karachi West is the largest of Karachi’s six districts, outpacing the Central district, which had been the largest for the past several decades...

    In light of the recent census figures and voter rolls, the city has added one NA and four provincial assembly seats to its previous total, which now stand at 21 and 44...

  • Shahbaz vows to turn Karachi into Asia’s most beautiful city

    KARACHI: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) president Shahbaz Sharif said on Tuesday that regardless of which political party came to power, the PML-N would fully cooperate with the government at the Centre...

      Says he is pained to see the current state of the metropolisOn the conditions in the metropolis, Mr Sharif said it was painful to see the situation in the port city, which was the hub of the nation’s economy...

  • Melbourne reopens as world’s most locked-down city eases curbs

    MELBOURNE: Melbourne residents flocked to the city’s pubs, restaurants and hair salons in the early hours of Friday after the world’s most locked-down city emerged from its latest spate of restrictions designed to combat the spread of Covid-19...

    Australia’s second-largest city has so far endured 262 days, or nearly nine months, of restrictions during six separate lockdowns since March 2020, representing the longest cumulative...

  • Hazy Lahore declared most polluted city in the world

    LAHORE: The provincial capital was on Monday declared the most polluted city in the world, leaving its traditional rival New Delhi far behind: the official air quality index (AQI) of Lahore was reported at 289 (as per the average between 9am and 5pm) and international monitoring bodies put the score at 397...

    Individual areas of Lahore fared worse, with Kot Lakhpat (industrial area) crossing over 500, Fatehgarh housing most of the...

  • Code for Pakistan brings technology geeks to solve civic and social issues

    ISLAMABAD: A two-day Islamabad Civic Hackathon — an event organised by Code for Pakistan (CfP) and OPEN Islamabad — concluded Sunday with participants working constantly to develop mobile/web applications and digital tools which address civic and social issues...

    The participants were encouraged to develop solutions around five themes: education, health, social change, sustainable city, and poverty and development...

  • Pakistan startup founders booked for plagiarising source code

    KARACHI: Four people were reportedly booked on Wednesday for violating copyright and intellectual property laws after allegations of plagiarising source code for a financial information startup surfaced...

    The entrepreneurs behind Investor's Lounge, Baqar Abbas Jafri, Sennen D’Souza, Hammad Ali Hashmi and Waqar Ehsan, have been accused by their former employer ? Mir Muhammad Ali Khan of AMZ MAK Capital Ltd ? of stealing firm’s source...

  • India has the most people without clean water, report says

    NEW DELHI: India has the world's highest number of people without access to clean water ? imposing a major financial burden for some of the country's poorest people, according to a report released Tuesday...

    That accounts for more than a tenth of the 650m people worldwide without clean water access ? more than any single country in Africa or China, where 63m have no access...

  • Most flooding-hit people moved to safety, claims CM aide

    HYDERABAD: Sindh chief minister’s special assistant for relief and rehabilitation Ali Hassan Hingorjo on Friday claimed that 80 per cent people hit or threatened by flooding in the katcha areas of various districts, including Ghotki and Kandhkot- Kashmore, had been shifted to safe places...

    Also in view of flood threat amid peak flow in the Indus at Guddu and Sukkur barrages, the displaced people were being provided with relief goods...

  • Malala on Times’ 100 most influential people’s list

    NEW YORK: Pakistan’ nobel laureate, education activist, Malala Yousafzai once again made it to the list of the Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people...

    Also read: Malala Yousafzai — future prime minister of Pakistan?The Time Magazine said the list also includes Hollywood celebrities “some names you’d expect, it also features some that may surprise you: Kanye West, Kim Kardashian and Bradley Cooper among them”...

  • More
Back to top