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  • Sepa director seeks halt to Malir embankment construction

    KARACHI: Already into the construction phase in violation of environmental laws, the Malir bund realignment/construction project of the Sindh irrigation department attracted severe criticism at an event held on Wednesday to share findings of its environmental impact assessment (EIA) report with public...

    The new embankment is to be constructed from the north side of the Malir river...

  • 3 IS-linked militants arrested from Karachi's outskirts: SSP Malir

    Karachi police on Monday claimed to have arrested three militants allegedly linked to the militant Islamic State (IS) group from the outskirts of the metropolis...

    Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar said that police conducted a raid at a house in the Ahsanabad area of Karachi after receiving a tip from an intelligence agency...

  • 49 ‘chikungunya’ cases identified in Karachi's Malir

    KARACHI: A team of experts has so far identified 49 suspected cases of chikungunya in Malir, a mosquito-borne disease, it emerged on Tuesday...

    Hundreds of patients with complaints of high fever and acute joint pain have been reporting at health facilities in Malir for the past many weeks...

  • Karachi police transfers 11 SHOs of Malir district on DIG's recommendations

    In the latest development which can be linked with the ongoing probe into the death of Waziristan native Naqeebullah Mehsud, who was allegedly killed in a 'fake encounter' in Malir district, Karachi police transferred and replaced the station house officers (SHOs) of 11 police stations falling in Malir district...

    Almost all SHOs of Malir district were transferred by the acting city police chief on Sunday ostensibly on recommendations...

  • PTI and PML-N candidates back ASWJ’s Farooqi on Malir NA seat in Karachi

    KARACHI: The Pakistan Rah-i-Haq Party — an electoral platform for the outlawed Ahle Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) — on Tuesday claimed to have got support of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf for its key leader, Aurangzeb Farooqi, who is contesting elections on NA-238...

    Later, Mr Farooqi held a press conference with candidates of the parties, including Ejaz Khan Swati of the PTI, Javed Arsalan of the PML-N and...

  • Karachi police arrest 3 armed persons after mob attacks Malir SP office

    Karachi police arrested three armed individuals after the office of the Malir superintendent of police (SP) was stormed by over 50 people on Friday night over the arrest of some people involved in aerial firing during a wedding, officials said...

    Malir Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Irfan Bahadur told Dawn that the police had registered a case against them under terrorism charges...

  • Dead body recovered from PPP lawmaker's farmhouse in Karachi's Malir

    The body of a man, who was allegedly tortured to death, was found at a farmhouse belonging to a PPP lawmaker in Karachi's Malir on Wednesday, police and the victims' relatives said...

    According to Memon Goth Station House Officer (SHO) Khalid Abbasi, Nazim Sajawal Jokhio's tortured body was found at the Jam House, PPP MPA Jam Awais' farmhouse in Malir's Jam Goth, at around 2:30pm on Wednesday...

  • 7 missing after car swept away by flash flood into Karachi’s Malir River; search underway

    The search for seven people who were travelling in a car that was swept away by a flash flood into Karachi’s Malir River on Wednesday night was still under way on Thursday afternoon, even as their vehicle was pulled out of the water, police said...

    According to Memon Goth Station House Officer Ateeq Rehman, the family was visiting Karachi from Hyderabad to attend a wedding ceremony...

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