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  • Protest as robbers kill man in Saddar Bazaar

    LAHORE: A large number of people staged a protest demonstration against the North Cantonment police after a young man was killed while another injured resisting a robbery bid in Saddar Bazaar on Monday...

    They were fleeing with the snatched valuables when a local youth, Faheem, 22, of Saddar Bazaar and a nearby catering shop worker Aslam tried to overpower them...

  • Shopping mall, five star hotel to be built in Saddar

    RAWALPINDI: The Rawalpindi Cantonment Board (RCB) has called expressions of interest for the construction of a shopping mall and a five star hotel where the more than a century old Odeon Cinema, Cantonment Library and Shah Baloot Park are on The Mall...

    The cinema, library and park were established to provide educational and recreational facilities to the residents of Rawalpindi Cantonment...

  • Note Book: Changing face of Saddar

    But there is one area in the former capital that, despite having much historical value, is fast deteriorating: Saddar...

    A trip to Saddar is like a trip down memory lane; old streets, old shops and sometimes even old vendors in front of very old buildings...

  • Policeman killed, another wounded in Saddar attack

    KARACHI: A policeman was killed and another wounded in an armed attack in the Saddar area on Tuesday, officials said...

    ”He said the victim policemen were posted at the Garden headquarters and were deputed in the Saddar area a few days ago on security duty that included assistance to the traffic police and Karachi Metropolitan Corporation staff in their anti-encroachment operation in parts of Saddar...

  • Sikhs to get land for temple in Clifton or Saddar

    According to ETPB chairman Siddiqul Farooq, three areas — Clifton, Cantonment and Saddar — are being considered for a Sikh temple...

    After having discussed it for the past one year, both parties agreed upon Clifton or Saddar for the probable construction site...

  • Footwear stores replace historical cafés of Peshawar Saddar

    PESHAWAR: Saddar Road, the main street of Peshawar Cantonment, has lost over the past few years three historical cafés, frequented by a large number of people...

    Labour leader Agha Bakhtiar Ali, who witnessed the heydays of the cafés in both cantonment and city area, said that Saddar Road cafés were centres of the cultural life of Peshawar...

  • 11 ‘sealed’ shops robbed in Saddar, Boulton Market

    KARACHI: Eleven shops in Saddar and Boulton Market were found robbed on Monday when traders came to open them as their locks were broken despite being sealed by the police authorities for Muharram security, traders said...

    Jinnah Road and three others in Saddar were robbed despite heavy deployment of law enforcers in the area until Saturday evening...

  • Three-week drive against Saddar encroachments to begin soon in Karachi

    KARACHI: City and municipal administration have decided to remove all encroachments in Saddar within three weeks and an anti-encroachment task force consisting of officers from different institutions will be notified in two days to launch the operation, it emerged on Saturday...

    Official sources told Dawn that a high-level meeting, presided over by Mayor Wasim Akhtar was held at the office of the city commissioner to chalk out a...

  • Over 1,000 shops in Karachi's Saddar demolished as anti-encroachment drive intensifies

    KARACHI: The ongoing anti-encroachment operation in Saddar entered its crucial phase on Sunday as authorities demolished more than 1,000 shops in four markets in the surroundings of the iconic Empress Market in an attempt to restore the British-era structure to its original shape...

    Saddar’s old clothes, birds, dried fruits markets no moreKMC authorities backed by heavy contingents of police and Rangers brought heavy machinery to the...

  • Saddar massacre

    ON the orders of the Supreme Court, over 1,400 shops, including leased ones, have been demolished in Karachi’s Saddar area...

    But if the markets and hawkers had to be removed, alternative plans for their relocation in or outside Saddar should have been prepared and implemented before removing them...

  • 200 more shops razed in Saddar as anti-encroachment drive continues

    KARACHI: As the grand operation to remove heavy encroachments in Saddar and adjoining areas completed two weeks, authorities demolished 200 more shops, a restaurant and a bus terminal on Sunday...

    He said the country’s worst and hardest encroachments were removed in Saddar with the help and cooperation of various civic organisations, and law enforcement agencies...

  • Saddar massacre

    ON the orders of the Supreme Court, over 1,400 shops, including leased ones, have been demolished in Karachi’s Saddar area...

    But if the markets and hawkers had to be removed, alternative plans for their relocation in or outside Saddar should have been prepared and implemented before removing them...

  • Unbeaten Rawalpindi qualify for U-19 Super-Six round

    KARACHI: Rawalpindi became the first side to qualify for the Super-Six stage of the PCB Inter-region Under-19 One-day Cricket Tournament when they beat Dera Murad Jamali by 39 runs in Sialkot on Monday to record their fourth consecutive victory in Group ‘B’...

    After being restricted to a modest total of 195 at the Jinnah Stadium with Shadab Khan making a run-a-ball 69 (seven boundaries), Rawalpindi bowled their opponents for 156 in 46...

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