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  • Abdul Sattar Edhi is feeling better, says Faisal Edhi

    ISLAMABAD: While refuting rumours regarding the health condition of renowned philanthropist and Edhi Foundation Chairman Abdul Sattar Edhi, his son Faisal Edhi said on Saturday that his father is feeling better now...

    While talking to a private news channel, Faisal Edhi said that Abdul Sattar Edhi was taken to hospital for routine dialysis...

  • Let Edhi be Edhi

    Edhi would not have liked it one bit...

    They could not make it to Karachi’s National Stadium that day because of the presence of so many VIPsHe had prepared his grave during his lifetime in Edhi Village which provides shelter to the homeless, the destitute, orphans and the sick...

  • Accused in Edhi Foundation robbery threaten Faisal Edhi with ‘dire consequences’

    Faisal Edhi, son of late philanthropist Abdul Sattar Edhi, on Saturday said the men accused of looting the Edhi Foundation head office in Karachi in 2014 allegedly threatened him of "dire consequences" if he did not stop pursuing legal action against them...

    In October 2014, eight robbers stormed into the Edhi Foundation head office in Mithadar, held its staff hostage at gunpoint, woke up the late philanthropist who had the keys to...

  • Edhi laid to rest after state funeral in Karachi

    KARACHI: Abdul Sattar Edhi, one of the most respected and loved personalities of Pakistan, was laid to rest at Edhi Village on the outskirts of the metropolis on Saturday evening following his funeral prayers at the National Stadium Karachi (NSK) which were attended by a large number of people despite strict security for VVIPs...

    A day of mourning was also observed across the country over the death of Edhi, 92, who passed away on...

  • DHA Karachi to rename Beach Avenue after Abdul Sattar Edhi

    KARACHI: The Executive Board of DHA in a meeting chaired by its President Commander 5 Corps Lt Gen Naveed Mukhtar decided to rename Beach Avenue on Seaview in DHA Phase VIII as Abdul Sattar Edhi Avenue — in recognition of the philanthropist’s legendary services to the humanity...

    The renaming of the avenue is a befitting tribute to the great voluntary and ascetic services of Sattar Edhi which are acknowledged worldwide...

  • ICC Champions Trophy arrives at Edhi home in Karachi

    A month after the ICC Champions Trophy 2017 tour was launched in Dubai, the trophy arrived at the Edhi home in Karachi on Thursday...

    Former Pakistan captain Shahid Afridi, who attended the launch ceremony in Dubai, was present at the event at Edhi Home where the trophy was displayed to honour the services of Abdul Sattar Edhi...

  • At least 65 dead from heatstroke in Karachi: Edhi

    As temperatures soar, at least 65 people have died in different areas of Karachi from heatstroke, Faisal Edhi of the Edhi Foundation told DawnNews TV on Monday...

    According to Faisal, 114 bodies were brought to the Edhi Foundation's morgues in Karachi's Korangi and Sohrab Goth areas in the past three days, out of which at least 65 had died from heatstroke...

  • Rainwater floods homes, once again

    RAWALPINDI: Even the massive loss of life and property during the last spell of rains in the garrison city could not push the City District Government Rawalpindi (CDGR) to take precautionary measures...

    Heavy rainfall on Tuesday morning once again inundated the low-lying areas and flooded the newly-constructed metro bus stations
  • Slum-dwellers protest razing of homes

    ISLAMABAD: Among the group of slum dwellers, protesting the demolition of their homes outside the National Press Club on Thursday, were a group of children in uniforms who had lost their school building...

    “People must not be removed from their homes without being given an alternative place to live...

  • Children from Sweet Homes pay tribute to APS attack victims

    ISLAMABAD: The children of Pakistan Sweet Homes (PSH) gathered in front of the National Press Club on the eve of the first anniversary of the Army Public School (APS) attack to pay tribute to the martyred children and show solidarity with the survivors...

    Most of the orphans in Sweet Homes have lost their parents to the war against terrorism,” he said...

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