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  • No longer interested in taking over Bagh Ibn-i-Qasim, Bahria Town tells SHC

    After the Sindh High Court (SHC) extended a restraining order against the handover of Bagh Ibn-i-Qasim to Bahria Town, the real estate giant on Tuesday informed the court that it was not interested in taking over the park for maintenance purposes if the matter remained disputed...

    He also submitted before a two-judge bench of the SHC that the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation did not have locus standi in the case, as the park was under...

  • SHC extends restraining order on handover of Bagh Ibn-i-Qasim to Bahria Town

    Extending its restraining order against the handover of Bagh Ibn-i-Qasim to property developer Bahria Town, the Sindh High Court on Tuesday put off hearing a set of petitions against the provincial government and the real estate giant...

    He also submitted before a two-judge bench of the SHC that the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation did not have locus standi in the case, as the park was under the administrative control of the District...

  • Ta-S?n of Shining Lamp Ibn Mansur Hallaj

    So says Husain ibn Mans?r Hall?j, May God be pleased with him: A lamp arose from the Light Unseen, It arose, and then returned to its circling orbit...

    [Translator-Editor’s Note: This is an abstract from the opening chapter of the famous Sufi Ibn Mans?r Hall?j’s Book of Taw?s?n...

  • Zaheer Abbas says academy to be established in Karachi for women cricketers

    Former International Cricket Council (ICC) President Zaheer Abbas on Tuesday said girls were taking keen interest in the game of cricket and could not wait to get on the field to play...

    Speaking at the National Press Club (NPC) in Islamabad on Tuesday, Zaheer Abbas, who was representing the Punjab Sports Board, said an academy would also be established in Karachi for women cricketers...

  • Hamra Abbas

    Artist Hamra Abbas is one of the most versatile of installation art practitioners...

    In 2009, Abbas travelled to Thessaloniki, Greece where she visited the Ottoman bath-house built (circa 1444) known as the Bey Hammam, which translates as Paradise Bath...

  • Abbas Ali Khan to compose score for Dekh Magar Pyaar Say

    Dekh Magar Pyaar Say, a rom-com starring Humaima Malick and Sikander Rizvi, written by Karachi You're Killing Me author Saba Imtiaz and directed by Asad-ul-Haq, will be one of this summer's film releases, and we now have one more reason to watch the film: the very soulful Abbas Ali Khan is composing the film's score...

  • Pope calls Palestinian leader Abbas "angel of peace"

    VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis met Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas on Saturday, calling him “an angel of peace”, days after the Vatican said it was preparing to sign its first accord with Palestine to the anger of Israel...

    Abbas met the pontiff for about 20 minutes at a private audience, which came a day before the head of the Roman Catholic Church was due to canonise two Palestinian nuns, who will become the first Palestinian Arabs...

  • Abbas warns US against recognition of Jerusalem as Israel’s capital

    President Mahmoud Abbas’ comments came amid a diplomatic push by the Palestinian leader to rally international support against the possible American move later this week...

    “Any American step related to the recognition of Jerusalem as capital of Israel, or moving the US Embassy to Jerusalem, represents a threat to the future of the peace process and is unacceptable for the Palestinians, Arabs and internationally,” Abbas told a group...

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