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  • Suspect held, arms seized in Gizri

    KARACHI: Anti-aircraft guns, light machine guns and other arms and ammunition were seized in a house in the Upper Gizri area on the information provided by a suspect, Clifton police said on Monday...

    They said suspect Shamshad, who belonged to a political party, was arrested when a TT pistol was found on him during a random check in the Upper Gizri area...

  • Controversy surrounds deadly encounter in Gizri

    KARACHI: The Friday night ‘encounter’ in Gizri that left a 25-year-old man dead and another wounded became controversial on Saturday when the family of the deceased alleged that he was killed by police in a fake encounter for the money and the two expensive mobile phones that he was carrying...

    However, Gizri SHO Latif said that Zakaria and Ghulam Azad, 20, were fleeing on a motorbike after committing a robbery on Khayaban-i-Rahat in...

  • Gizri ‘encounter’: police register two FIRs against dead suspect

    KARACHI: While the family of a young man killed in the Friday night encounter in Gizri is considering approaching the Sindh High Court to get justice, police on Sunday registered two FIRs against the dead and insisted that the encounter was not fake...

    Zakaria, 25, a resident of Lyari, was killed and his friend, Ghulam Azad, wounded in the shootout in the Gizri area...

  • Gizri 'encounter': Suspect sent on 10-day remand in robbery case

    KARACHI: A district magistrate on Monday sent Ghulam Azad, one of the suspects in the Gizri ‘encounter’ case, on a 10-day remand in a robbery case after he was presented in court by the police...

    Zakaria, a 25-year old youth, was shot dead and Azad wounded in a shoot-out with the police near Gizri on Friday night...

  • Faqeer Colony Club win title

    KARACHI: Faqeer Colony Boxing Club clinched the DMC South Shuhada Army Public School Junior Boxing Championship after winning five gold medals with Young Baloch Boxing Club being runners-up with two...

  • Journalists’ colony issues reviewed

    LAHORE: A meeting held on the instructions of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif decided on Wednesday to resolve the problems of Journalists Colony, Harbanspura...

    The meeting decided that pending development affairs would be speedily disposed of in the colony and no hindrance would be tolerated in development work...

  • CM wants early completion of fishermen colony

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has directed the fisheries and livestock department to complete a residential facility for fishermen by the end of next month...

    Each colony has 100 housing units as well as a community centre, mosque, school and dispensary...

  • Four ‘BLA militants’ killed in Pak Colony encounter

    KARACHI: Rangers on Saturday claimed to have killed four suspected militants of the banned Balochistan Liberation Army (BLA) in Pak Colony in a first such action that suggested the presence and operation of Baloch insurgents in Karachi...

    “Further investigation may lead to more facts and details about their [BLA men] network in Karachi and their stronghold pockets in the city...

  • Actors, singers demand health cards, housing colony

    They demanded of the government to announce Sehat card scheme and a residential colony for the artists besides risk allowance for the deserving ones...

    “A decent residential colony, and Sehat card with a couple of other financial incentives will put a new life in the demoralised artists community,” he said...

  • PTI leader escapes unhurt in ambush near Delhi Colony

    KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf leader Faisal Vawda was driving back home after visiting the National Accountability Bureau office with senior PTI leader Imran Ismail when he came under attack near Delhi Colony on Friday afternoon...

    Four shots fired by the attackers hit the bullet and bombproof four-by-four of Mr Vawda near a recently built mall on Chaudhry Khaleeq-uz-Zaman Road at 4...

  • Faqir Colony Club win

    KARACHI: Faqir Colony Club amassed two gold and as many silver medals to win the Defence Day boxing tournament which was held at the Ustad Abdullah Baloch stadium, Peoples Sports Complex on Sunday...

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