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  • Chances to solve Siachen, Sir Creek disputes missed: Shyam Saran

    Releasing his book — How India Sees the World: Kautilya to the 21st Century — here on Wednesday, Mr Saran also described the ‘missed opportunity’ to solve the Sir Creek dispute...

    The former secretary’s revelations are significant as it is the first time that an Indian official of the time has accepted that agreements on Siachen and Sir Creek, often called the “low-hanging fruit” of the comprehensive bilateral dialogue between the two...

  • Fire engulfs cargo vessels along Dubai creek

    The fire began in the afternoon along the Dubai Creek, sending thick black smoke billowing above the Mideast commercial hub’s densely packed Deira district, which is home to hotels, office buildings and gold and spice bazaars popular with tourists...

    The Dubai Creek is a saltwater inlet of the Persian Gulf coursing through the old core of the city that remains an active trading port...

  • Admiral Zakaullah observes exercise in Sir Creek

    KARACHI: Chief of Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah visited the Sir Creek area on Sunday to observe activities and events of Pakistan Navy’s ongoing Seaspark 2015 exercise...

    Owing to the intricate nature of the terrain, Sir Creek is being defended by the Pak Marine Force...

  • 300 villages hit by fury of water in Lala Creek

    The riverine belt (katcha) and ‘pakka katcha’ where an offshoot of river Indus ? Lala Creek ? flows along western borders of Layyah city, washed away crops on thousands of acres and hundreds of villages...

    The 30-mile Lala Creek flows through Tehsil Layyah from Shaadu Khan Union Council to Dholwala irrigation system in Bhakkari Ahmed Khan UC...

  • Bruised bottlenose dolphin rescued in Gharo creek

    THATTA: Some villagers attacked with sticks one of a pair of bottlenose dolphins that got trapped in the shallow waters of the Gharo creek and were about to kill the mammal on Sunday when some social activists intervened and succeeded in rescuing it albeit with deep bruises on its body...

    Jahangir Marri, a social worker and builder who works on his housing project near the creek, told Dawn that he had spotted the pair of dolphins in...

  • Up the creek

    ON July 19, newspapers reported that a married man who was having an affair was killed in an ‘honour killing’ allegedly by the relatives of the woman he was involved with...

    One report described the murder thus: “A man died on Monday after five attackers chopped off his arms, lips and nose, taking away his severed limbs with them
  • Boat capsizes in creek near Thatta; 21 bodies recovered, several still missing

    At least 21 people are reported dead and several others still missing after a boat carrying religious devotees capsized in a creek near the village of Bohara situated close to Thatta on Thursday, officials told DawnNews...

    Commissioner Hyderabad Division Dr Saeed Magnejo said that ongoing local rescue efforts are being supported by coordination with military units in the area...

  • Habib School, City School PAF, St Joseph win netball ties

    KARACHI: Habib Girls School outplayed City School 10-2 in the opening match of the Karachi Girls Netball Cup which commenced here at the PSB Coaching Centre on Tuesday...

    In the other schools matches in the junior category, City School PAF beat City School North Nazimabad 8-0 while St...

  • City School PAF, Habib Girls School in netball final

    KARACHI: The City School PAF Chapter and Habib Girls School reached the final of Karachi Girls Netball Cup 2015 here on Wednesday after overpowering their rivals in keenly contested matches...

    Results: Nasra School Malir bt Aga Khan School 4-0; Nasra School Malir bt Habib Girls High School 2-0; City School PAF Chapter bt Aga Khan School 6-1; Habib Girls Second School bt City School Gulshan — walkover...

  • City School, Nixor College win inter-school basketball

    KARACHI: The City School Gulshan Campus, City School PAF Chapter and Nixor College emerged as champions in boys and girls basketball contests held at the Yolande Henderson Memorial Inter-School Basketball Tournament 2016 which was staged at the St Patrick’s High School...

    The schools which took part in the event included Lyceum School, Karachi Grammar School, The City School P...

  • Roy-adopted school wins United School Championship 2017

    KARACHI: SMB Fatima Jinnah Gove­rnment Girls School, adopted by Shehzad Roy’s Zindagi Trust, won the Karachi United School Championship 2017, beating Lyceum 2-1 in the finals on Saturday...

    Sixteen of Karachi’s top private schools, including Cedar College, Karachi Grammar School and Nixor College, fielded teams in the tournament...

  • Habib School, CJM, Aga Khan School win

    KARACHI: Habib School, CJM and Aga Khan School beat their respective rivals in the 7th Culligan Senior and Junior Girls Throwball Tournament which commenced at The City School PAF Chapter here on Monday...

    Results:Juniors:Pool ‘A’: CJM school bt Aga Khan School Kareemabad 2-0; Sean Beam School bt Nasra School 2-0; City School PAF bt Karachi Cambridge 2-0...

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