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  • Nigar Khana — historical house of handicrafts

    MULTAN: Nigar Khana, just opposite the mausoleum of saint Shah-Rukn-i-Alam, is known as a house of handicrafts which has been selling antiquities and cultural and artistic items for over 45 years...

    Abdul Waheed, who took over the business from his father, Abdul Hameed, has been running Nigar Khana for the last 30 years...

  • 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...

  • Bilquis Edhi laid to rest in Karachi

    Philanthropist and humanitarian Bilquis Bano Edhi, who passed away a day earlier at the age of 74, was laid to rest in Karachi's Mewa Shah graveyard on Saturday...

    Bilquis had breathed her last at Karachi’s Aga Khan Hospital on Friday evening...

  • Two die from heatstroke in Karachi amid forecast of hotter weather

    KARACHI: Soaring temperatures claimed two lives in the city on Friday amid a forecast of a hotter weather in the next two days, with mercury levels expected to rise up to 40 degrees Celsius...

    Earlier, the Pakistan Meteoro­logical Department had issued a warning of rising temperatures in Karachi amid the already hot weather being experienced throughout Sindh...

  • Weather vane 'stolen' from Karachi's Frere Hall, Chief Secretary takes notice

    KARACHI: Chief Secretary Sindh Siddique Memon on Wednesday took notice of 'theft' of a rooster-shaped weather vane which used to sit atop Karachi landmark Frere Hall...

    Chief Secretary spokesman Naukhaiz Anwar Siddiqi said Memon has also ordered Karachi Commissioner and Karachi Municipal Corporation Administrator Shoaib Siddiqui to submit a report on the incident within two days...

  • Japan to provide Rs1.6bn for weather monitoring system in Karachi

    ISLAMABAD: The weather surveillance radars established in Karachi nearly 24 years ago will be replaced with a modern, digitalised system for which the Japanese government will provide a grant of Rs1...

    The Karachi radar system has played an important role in monitoring meteorological phenomenon in the southern area and tropical cyclones formed over the Arabian Sea and Bay of Bengal...

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