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  • Two suspected LeJ target killers arrested in Karachi ahead of Muharram: CTD

    The Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) on Tuesday claimed to have picked up two suspected target killers allegedly belonging to banned militant outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) from Karachi...

    In a press release, the CTD said the two men — Muhammad Abdullah Majid and Adnan Ahmad — were involved in sectarian murders and were planning to carry out more attacks during the upcoming month of Muharram...

  • Civil-military huddle reviews Muharram security arrangements for Karachi

    Law enforcement authorities from civil and military institutions on Tuesday participated in a high-level meeting held at the Corps Headquarters Karachi to review security arrangements for the month of Muharram, a statement issued by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said...

    "Security should be tightened around places of worship, majalis and along the streets where mourning processions will be carried out," the statement quoted...

  • Muharram terror bid foiled as four ‘RAW-linked men’ arrested from Karachi: SSP

    KARACHI: Counter-terrorism Department’s (CTD) Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Naveed Khawaja on Thursday said the security force had foiled a major terror plan in the metropolis, arresting a network of criminals trained by Indian spy agency – Research and Analysis Wing (RAW)...

    The senior police officer said police had arrested four accused linked to a political party in Karachi, who confessed to planning an attack on Shahe...

  • 8th Muharram procession in Karachi ends safely amid tight security

    KARACHI: The main procession of Muharram 8th was taken out from Nishtar Park on Wednesday noon, which passed through various traditional routes and culminated at Husanian Iranian Imambargah in Kharadar amid tight security...

    Sindh home secretary Kazi Kabeer was quoted by media as saying that cell phone services would also remain suspended between 7am and 12 midnight on 9th and 10th of Muharram (Thursday and Friday) in different cities...

  • MQM pledges full support of LG bodies for Muharram processions in Karachi

    KARACHI: City Mayor Wasim Akhtar and Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan senior deputy convener Amir Khan have met renowned scholar Allama Shehanshah Hussain Naqvi and assured him that local bodies will fully facilitate processions of Muharram like previous years...

    He said that creation of new district in Karachi was injustice with the city, adding that his party would not tolerate further division of Karachi...

  • Waseem Akhtar to run Karachi via 'video link' from behind bars

    KARACHI: The imprisoned politician and newly elected mayor of Karachi Waseem Akhtar will run the teeming metropolis via “video link” from his prison cell, his lawyer said on Wednesday...

    Waseem Akhtar, who was arrested last month on suspicion of aiding alleged militants, arrived in an armoured police vehicle at the British-era Karachi Metropolitan Corporation building to cast his vote in the final round of elections that has his party...

  • Video of PML-N senator 'groping' girl during Karachi protest sparks anger online

    A video showing a senior lawmaker apparently groping a minor girl sparked widespread anger on social media on Wednesday evening after it was circulated by at least one Facebook page, with many viewers tying it to recent cases of child abuse which have shaken the nation...

    The video was filmed while he was speaking to protesters gathered in Karachi's Sohrab Goth area to protest the alleged extrajudicial killing of Naqeebullah Mehsud......

  • Shahrah-i-Faisal firing video: 7 taken into custody in Karachi as police attempt to trace suspect

    Police on Sunday arrested seven people in Karachi in connection with a viral video of a young man firing into the air on Shahrah-i-Faisal and using foul language against an unknown person, a day after Sindh Inspector General of Police (IGP) A...

    The video which began circulating on social media on Friday night shows a man, who identifies himself as Adnan Pasha, waving a gun and firing shots into the air on an empty road that he claims...

  • Karachi man arrested after video goes viral of him 'beating' daughter

    Police on Thursday claimed to have arrested a man who allegedly beat his daughter, after a video of the incident went viral on social media, prompting higher authorities to take its notice...

    A police spokesperson said that Sindh Inspector General of Police Dr Syed Kaleem Imam had taken notice of the video that went viral in which the father was seen beating his daughter "brutally"...

  • Motorcycles impounded on Muharram 9, 10 returned

    RAWALPINDI: Over 1,250 motorcycles that were impounded after their drivers violated the ban on pillion riding on Muharram 9 and 10 were returned to their owners on Sunday after a directive from the Punjab Inspector General of Police (IGP)...

    Although no motorcycles were impounded by the police on Sunday at the procession on Muharram 11 in the Chur area, 350 traffic wardens were deployed to regulate traffic on Peshawar Road since one...

  • Rangers arrest two suspects involved in suicide blast on Muharram procession

    "Kamran had planned while Attaullah had provided support for the suicide blast attack in Lashari Mohalla in Jacobabad, which targeted the procession of 9th Muharram on October 23, last year," claimed Rangers official...

    Suicide blast which targeted 9th Muharram procession near Shershah Haveli in Jacobabad's Lashari Mohalla, killed at least 20 people and injured several...

  • Muharram moon sighted, Ashura on October 1

    The Central Ruet-i-Hilal Committee, presided over by its Chairman, Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman, announced on Thursday that the Muharram moon had been sighted in Islamabad...

    The 10th of Muharram will consequently be observed in Pakistan on Sunday, October 1...

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