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  • Rao Anwar escapes attack on life, five assailants killed

    The four attackers riding motorcycles intercepted the car at ‘Bata Mor’ in Gulshan-i-Hadeed Phase-I and opened fire on it from three different directions, leaving all the three officials dead on the spot, said Karachi-East SSP Pir Mohammed Shah who had just taken the additional charge of Malir SSP after the late night transfer of SSP Rao Anwar...

    Know more: Sindh IG transfers SSP Malir for 'misusing' authoritySindh Police Inspector...

  • SHC seeks replies from Rao Anwar, others in missing person's case

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Wednesday directed the senior superintendent of police (SSP) Malir Rao Anwar and other officials to file their respective replies on the petition of a former SSP seeking recovery of his son, a sub-inspector with the Anti-Encroachment Force (AEF), who was allegedly kidnapped and illegally confined by the respondents...

    He submitted that SSP Rao along with 20 to 25 other armed men came in an armoured...

  • Rao Tehsin approaches IHC, seeks copy of inquiry report on Dawn story issue

    Former principal information officer Rao Tehseen Ali has submitted an application at the Registrar's Office of the Islamabad High Court (IHC) seeking a copy of an inquiry report that recommended his removal...

    “Rao Tehsin Ali, Principal Information Officer (PIO) of the Ministry of Information, shall be proceeded against under E&D (Efficiency and Discipline) Rules 1973 on the charges based on findings in the instant report”, read the...

  • Former cop petitions SHC against SSP Malir Rao Anwar for alleged corruption

    A former senior superintendent of police (SSP), whose son has allegedly been held in illegal confinement by SSP Rao Anwar, on Wednesday moved a constitutional petition in the Sindh High Court (SHC) seeking an inquiry and registration of case by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) against Anwar for allegedly laundering Rs85 billion from Pakistan to other countries...

    He also requested the court to direct the Interior Ministry to...

  • India is a Hindu country, former PM Rao told Iyer

    Narasimha Rao refused to staunch the rightwing upsurge...

    “Given that PVNR (Rao) was repeatedly warned by his parliamentary and cabinet colleagues of the nefarious plans being hatched for the destruction of the mosque, most especially by former Prime Minister Chandra Shekhar on the floor of the house as early as July 1992 that building materials and demolition equipment had arrived and was being stored in the vicinity of the mosque,...

  • REVIEW: In the wake of sorrow:The Ever After of Ashwin Rao

    THE ostensible narrative focus of the Canadian author Padma Viswanathan’s second novel, The Ever After of Ashwin Rao, is on the 2004 trial in Vancouver of two Sikh male suspects thought to have been responsible for the Air India crash that took place nearly 20 years previously, and which the Indian narrator, psychologist Ashwin Rao, returns to Canada to witness...

    There are certain aspects of The Ever After of Ashwin Rao that seem...

  • SHC orders FIR against SSP Rao Anwar over 'staged encounter'

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday ordered police to register a case against SSP Malir Rao Anwar over allegations he killed a man during a "staged encounter"...

    Read: ‘Staged’ encounter: Malir police putting pressure on man to withdraw son’s murder case, SC toldAfter admitting the application for hearing on Monday, the court directed police to register a case against SSP Rao Anwar under the Criminal Procedure Code (CrPC)...

  • Recalcitrant Rao keeps MQM, Karachi on edge

    KARACHI / ISLAMABAD: In an unusual action indicating disagreement between the government and law enforcement authorities, SSP Rao Anwar — known for being tough on the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) — raided the house of Leader of the Opposition in the Sindh Assembly Khawaja Izhar-ul-Hasan on Friday and arrested him...

    An unfazed officerHowever, developments taking place one after another and even strong reaction from Islamabad hardly...

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