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    Fab City Hyderabad Status Epilepticus

  • Shaheen can make into fab four, predicts Bhogle

    ISLAMABAD: Renowned Indian cricket analyst and commentator Harsha Bhogle believes Pakistan paceman Shaheen Shah Afridi has every chance of making into the fab four list of bowlers...

    Along with Shaheen, Bhogle also picked South Africa’s Lungi Ngidi and England’s Jofra Archer, who both can break into the fab four...

  • PM’s Rs500m package to make Hyderabad modern city: governor

    KARACHI: Sindh Gover­nor Mohammad Zubair said on Friday the Rs500 million development package anno­u­n­ced by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif would prove to be a catalyst in the modernisation of Hyderabad, the second largest city of the province...

    He said at a meeting with Hyderabad Mayor Tay­yab Hashmi and Deputy Mayor Sohail Mashhadi at Gover­nor House that the fed­eral government belie­v­ed in equal development and economic agenda for...

  • ‘Hyderabad city has lost its character’

    An IAS officer of the 1955 batch who retired as chief secretary of a united Andhra Pradesh, he is considered an authority on Hyderabad — its history and culture — and has 14 books to his credit...

    His books on the founder of Hyderabad, the Nizami city, the cantonment of Secunderabad, its rockscape, the jewels of the Nizam or the coffee table book on its foremost photographer, Raja Deendayal, all reveal the depths of his attachment...

  • Burned body of woman found in car near Hyderabad city

    The charred body of a woman was recovered from a burnt car in the early hours of Thursday in the Tando Jam area near Hyderabad...

    According to Senior Superintendent Police Hyderabad Pir Muhammad, it is believed that the woman was murdered and her body was placed in the car which was then driven to a street and set on fire...

  • How India's 'Garden City' became garbage city

    Hailed first as the country's Garden City and then its Silicon Valley, drawing in multinational IT firms and their monied executives, today Bangalore is paying a heavy price for its success ? it's a city overflowing with garbage, its infrastructure and waste collection services unable to keep up with decades of unchecked growth...

    Located on a plateau and blessed with a relatively cool climate, the city is dotted with public parks and...

  • Man City dazzle as United held by Hull City

    LONDON: Manchester City turned on the style to dismantle West Ham United 4-0 and revive their fading Premier League title aspirations as Manchester United’s hopes suffered a potentially fatal blow with a goalless home draw against struggling Hull City on Wednesday...

    City produced a scintillating first-half display, scoring three times before the break through Kevin De Bruyne, David Silva and new boy Gabriel Jesus, before Yaya Toure’s...

  • Zero-rated status sought

    ISLAMABAD: Rejecting the proposed five per cent sales tax on value-added textile products, the National Assembly Standing Committee on Tuesday demanded revival of zero-rated status for five leading export sectors of the country...

  • KPT on verge of reclaiming first-class status

    KARACHI: Karachi Port Trust (KPT) are well on their way to regaining first-class status despite Omar Associates put up a strong batting second-innings show in the Patron’s Trophy Grade-II Cricket Tournament final at the National Stadium here on Tuesday...

  • China tells Europe not to ignore its new trade status

    World trading powers including Europe are in a bind over how to interpret a World Trade Organisation protocol that treats China as a more market-based economy from late 2016 — a status that will make it harder for the EU to protect local industry...

    “According to the WTO, China will obtain this market economy status in 2016, next year...

  • A new status for GB

    However, the government of Pakistan, in view of the UN resolution for a plebiscite to determine the disputed status of the princely state, allied Gilgit-Baltistan with the territory, and is confident in the unwavering commitment of the locals to Pakistan...

    With the accession to power of the PML-N government, constitutional reform towards a provincial status for GB was expected...

  • NAB to challenge sub-jail status for Langove’s home

    ISLAMABAD: The National Accounta­bility Bureau (NAB) has decided to challenge in the court the Balochistan government’s decision of declaring the residence of Mir Khalid Langove, a former adviser to the Balochistan chief minister, as sub-jail...

    Mr Langove is among prime suspects, including former finance secretary of Balochistan Mushtaq Raisani, in a mega corruption case
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