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  • The art of writing bestsellers and Agha Nasir’s memoirs

    Similarly, Agha Nasir’s memoirs Agha se Agha Nasir tak: umr kahani appeared posthumously in June 2017 and in October its second edition hit the bookstores...

    It makes one nostalgic and takes one back to the 1970s when a sort of mini-fair would take place in Karachi’s Saddar area near Regal Chowk on the occasion of the release of a new title by Ibn-i-Safi...

  • Broadcaster Agha Nasir dies

    ISLAMABAD: Agha Nasir, one of the pioneers of television in the country, died at a hospital in Islamabad on Tuesday...

    Agha Nasir was a legend in television and radio broadcasting...

  • Homage paid to Agha Shahabuddin on fifth anniversary

    HYDERABAD: Speakers paid rich tributes to Agha Shahabuddin, a civil servant, educationist and author of Sindhri ja Sudka which highlighted Sindh’s sense of deprivation under the One Unit, at a programme marking his fifth death anniversary held here on Saturday evening...

    They said that Agha always stood for the cause of Sindh and devoted his life to building and strengthening institutions...

  • Retrospective: Requiem for Lubna Agha

    Artist Lubna Agha was young, talented and prolific in the ’70s...

    A diaspora artist since the ’80s she passed away in Brookline, Massachusetts, US in May 2012, leaving behind a large collection of works which is now managed by the Lubna Agha Estate...

  • Noted Sindhi writer Agha Saleem passes away

    KARACHI: Noted Sindhi fiction writer Agha Khalid Saleem passed away on Tuesday...

    Popularly known as Agha Saleem, he contributed significantly to Sindhi short story, novel and drama and also composed poetry and translated Sindhi poetry into Urdu...

  • Outsiders Agha, Miraan join Sajjad and Asjad in semis

    KARACHI: Experienced hand Khurram Hussain Agha, outsider Nadir Miraan along with two seasoned campaigners, Mohammad Sajjad and Asjad Iqbal, completed the semi-final quartet in the 42nd National Snooker Championship at the Karachi Gymkhana on Sunday...

    Former Pakistan No 1 Agha, a qualifier from Sindh, proved his acumen while lowering the colours of seventh seed Shahram Changezi in the epic quarter-final that went to full distance... ...

  • Agha Siraj names two hockey grounds after ex-Olympians and KHA chief

    KARACHI: The Sindh government named the Karachi Hockey Association (KHA) Complex in Gulshan Iqbal after former Olympian Hanif Khan and incumbent KHA President Dr Syed Junaid Ali Shah...

    Similarly, another KHA premises in the district Central opposite Dr Ziauddin Hospital that has been cleared of the encroachments, has been named after the 1960 Rome Olympic gold medalist Abdul Waheed Khan and ex-Olympian Samiullah...

  • NAB approves inquiries against Wasim Akhtar, Agha Siraj over corruption allegations

    The Natio­nal Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Thursday approved several high profile inquiries, including against Karachi Mayor Wasim Akhtar and former Sindh Assembly speaker Agha Siraj Durrani over various allegations of corruption...

    According to a press release issued by the bureau, the inquiries were authorised by NAB’s regional board, which had met in Karachi today with NAB Karachi Director General Mohammad Altaf Bawany in the...

  • Agha Siraj Durrani's remand extended till end of June

    An accountability court on Friday further extended the judicial remand of Sindh Assembly Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani, who will now remain in custody till the fourth week of June in connection with a case concerning his alleged ownership of assets beyond his means...

    Other allegations include making 352 illegal appointments, embezzlement of public funds in the construction of the MPA Hostel and the new Sindh Assembly building, as well...

  • Accountability court orders NAB to attach properties of Agha Siraj's family

    An accountability court in Karachi on Tuesday ordered the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to initiate the process of proclamation and attachment of properties of Sindh Assembly Speaker Agha Siraj Durrani’s wife and five children and other suspects absconding in a case pertaining to the alleged accumulation of assets worth Rs1...

    NAB had arrested Durrani, a senior leader of the PPP, in February for investigation into his alleged...

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