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  • The night my family miraculously escaped Hyderabad Deccan for Pakistan

    My mother’s family lived in Hyderabad Deccan in a beautiful house commissioned by my nana abba, Syed Taqquidin, then the Finance Secretary to the Nizam of Hyderabad...

    History: Two countries, shared traumasWanting to maintain its independence, the Nizam of Hyderabad went against British advice and refused to accede his state to either India or Pakistan...

  • Queen Elizabeth steps back from Remembrance Sunday role

    LONDON: Queen Elizabeth II took a significant step back from official duties on Sunday, leaving heir to the throne Prince Charles to lay a tribute to Britain’s war dead on her behalf...

    The queen traditionally lays a wreath at the Cenotaph national war memorial in London, but for the first time she observed the annual Remembrance Sunday service from a balcony...

  • Scintillating sitar on a Sunday morning

    When I called Ayla, the moving spirit behind the All Pakistan Music Conference, to confirm if the sitar recital by Farhan Khan hosted by the APMC on Sunday morning at Lyceum was still on, she said that it was too late to change the date...

    I went to bed with a nagging feeling that people would not turn up for two reasons: it was happening the very next day of the widespread disturbances in Karachi, and also the fact that the day was...

  • SSA elections on Sunday

    KARACHI: The quadrennial elections of Sindh Squash Association (SSA) will be held at the Roshan-Jahangir squash complex on May 31 at 3pm, says an announcement...

    The elections are being held on the directives of Pakistan Squash Federation, SSA president Tahir Jamil Khanzada said
  • MQM calls for strike on Sunday in protest of budget

    KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), while rejecting the Sindh budget 2015-16, called for a province-wide strike on Sunday...

    The party termed the budget "anti-Sindh" and requested the traders and transporters to support the strike by shutting their businesses and transport on Sunday...

  • Two-day summer festival from Sunday

    In a statement issued here on Wednesday, Secretary Sports, Tourism, Culture, Archaeology, Museums and Youth Affairs Department Dr Aftab Akbar Durrani said the two-day summer festival would kick off at the Ladies Club Peshawar on May 24 (Sunday)...

  • Another rain spell from Sunday

    LAHORE: Another three to four-day spell of rain-thundershowers with dust storms is likely to lash upper parts of the country and north-eastern Punjab, including Lahore from Sunday...

    These areas have already experienced rain and thunderstorm this week (from Sunday to Thursday)...

  • Rising trend in prices at Sunday bazaars

    LAHORE: Prices of a majority of vegetables and fruits available in Sunday bazaars showed a rising trend, according to a monitoring team of the City District Government...

    The team led by the district officer (monitoring) visited Sunday bazaars of Iqbal Town, Model Town, Begum Kot, Wahdat Colony and Gulshan-i-Ravi and observed increase in prices of 17 of the total 33 vegetables there...

  • ‘Sunday’s strike was instinctive’

    KARACHI: The magnitude of Oludeyi Abayomi Sunday’s winner for K-Electric in their AFC Cup Playoff Group ‘A’ match against Khoromkhon in Thimpu on Thursday was such that it was celebrated with great fervour back in his home country Nigeria...

    “Sunday’s goal was instinctive ...

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