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  • Smokers’ Corner: The swords of Karachi

    Two of the most well-known monuments of Sindh’s immense capital, Karachi, are Teen Talwar and Do Talwar (three and two swords)...

    Jutting out from the two main roundabouts on main Clifton Road, the swords are made of white marble...

  • From swords to kitchen knives

    KARACHI: Taking one back to Japan’s Edo period, a film titled A Tale of Samurai Cooking was aired at the Japanese film festival on Tuesday in which a fiery band of samurais have turned into kitchen samurais...

  • India, SA cross swords in crucial encounter

    RAJKOT: A resurgent India will look to capitalise on their return to winning ways when they take on the formidable South Africa in the crucial third ODI here on Sunday...

    The 22-run victory in the second ODI at Indore was a shot-in-the-arm for not only the team but also under-fire captain M
  • Old guns, swords attract visitors at exhibition

    UPPER DIR: Over a century-old traditional guns, swords and other antiquities displayed at the three-day cultural exhibition during the sports festival at Dir Stadium attracted a large number of visitors...

    The weapons include “Petay Topak”, “Dwa Naleez Topak”, “Yaw Bandai Topak”, and a variety of pistols and swords that had been used by troops of Nawab of Dir and local people during Kashmir war in 1948 and other gun battles...

  • Sindh govt issues flash-flood warning for lower, urban parts of Sindh

    The Sindh government on Tuesday issued a weather warning, anticipating heavy rains later this week, in which it directed all district disaster management authorities, commissioners and deputy commissioners to ensure that all precautionary measures are taken to avoid any untoward situation as well adopt an effective response mechanism, including issuing an early warning for flash floods...

    The PMD had intimated, "A strong monsoon...

  • PTI challenges Sindh’s accountability law in Sindh High Court

    KARACHI: The Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf on Tuesday moved the Sindh High Court (SHC) against a new provincial law that repeals the applicability of the National Accountability Ordinance (NAO), better known as the NAB Ordinance, in the province...

    The SHC on Friday directed the Sindh and federal governments to respond to the constitutional petitions filed by the two opposition parties against the new provincial law repealing the...

  • Sindh CM wants child protection units set up in women police stations across Sindh

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Monday ordered that child protection units (CPUs) be established in all women police stations with the responsibility to deal child abuse cases...

    The meeting was attended by provincial ministers Sohail Anwar Siyal and Ziaul Hassan Lanjar, Chief Secretary Rizwan Memon, Sindh IG AD Khowaja, retired Justice Nasir Aslam Zahid, principal secretary to CM Sohail Rajput, education...

  • Sindh Assembly raises alarm over kidnapping, forced conversion of Hindu girls in Sindh

    KARACHI: The issue of kidnapping and forced conversion of Hindu girls in various districts of the province was raised in the Sindh Assembly on Tuesday when opposition Grand Democratic Alliance’s Nand Kumar filed a private resolution seeking protection of the girls of the minority community...

    Mr Kumar’s resolution reads: “This house resolves that [the] provincial government takes notice of recent surge of kidnapping of Hindu girls...

  • Sindh cabinet urges PM to convene CCI meeting to discuss Sindh’s issues

    KARACHI: The Sindh cabinet has urged Prime Minister Imran Khan to convene the meeting of the Council of Common Interests (CCI) to discuss outstanding issues of the provincial government...

    Murad orders police to rid the city of drug peddlers, smugglers; BRTS fare structure approvedEnergy Minister Imtiaz Shaikh pointed out that the federal government was reluctant to approve the alternative energy projects of Sindh and was creating...

  • Sindh governor holds out olive branch to Sindh govt

    HYDERABAD: Sindh Governor Imran Ismail on Tuesday invited the Sindh government to jointly work with the federation for the sake of development in the province...

    “I invite the Sindh government again to work together with us in order to redress people’s grievances,” he said, while speaking to reporters during his visit to the local office of the Citizens-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) at Autobhan Road...

  • Karachi corps commander meets Sindh chief minister

    KARACHI: Karachi Corps Commander Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar called on Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah at the CM House on Thursday...

    Although there was no official word about the outcome of the meeting, analysts are of the view that it took place against the backdrop of delay in extending the stay of Rangers in Sindh and its policing powers...

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