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  • Rahu, Fehmida worried over suicides

    BADIN: Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) provincial chief Ismail Rahu and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) MNA Dr Fehmida Mirza on Tuesday expressed their concern over increasing trend of suicide by poverty-hit people of Badin...

    Speaking to the media after offering his condolence to the relatives of a couple, Kewal Kohli and Najoo Kohli, who ended their lives on Sunday in a village near Rahuki, Mr Rahu said: “Aggravating poverty in...

  • Ismail Rahu’s jumping ship points to changing political equation in Sindh

    HYDERABAD: PPP co-chairman Asif Ali Zardari has dealt a major blow to the ruling PML-N by wooing its Sindh chapter president, Ismail Rahu, into his party’s fold...

    The political significance of the event is evident from the fact that unlike the recent joining of his party by politicians like Imtiaz Sheikh, Jam Madad Ali, Mohammad Ali Shah Jamote (all from PML-F) and PTI’s Nadir Akmal Leghari, Asif Zardari has chosen to visit Ismail...

  • Ismail Rahu joins PPP, complains of ‘neglect’ by PML-N

    BADIN: MPA Ismail Rahu, who had recently been replaced with Babu Jatoi as the Sindh president of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) has joined the Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP)...

    Mr Rahu hosted a reception for a group of his associates and a number of supporters in Shaheed Fazil Rahu (formerly Golarchi) town late on Monday evening to seek their advice on whether he should join the PPP...

  • Rahu alleges Sindh Bank being used to plunder national wealth

    BADIN: President of the Sindh chapter of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Ismail Rahu on Tuesday alleged that the Sindh Bank had been established and operated to plunder the national exchequer through a few people sitting within the provincial government...

    Mr Rahu was on a visit to a village near Rahuki to hand over an aid cheque to the heirs of a couple who had committed suicide due to poverty about three weeks back...

  • Rahu navigates relationship between truth, interpretation

    ISLAMABAD: Rahu, a Punjabi play performed at the Pakistan National Council of Arts from Thursday to Sunday, attempted to convey the relationship between truth and interpretation, and the ways in which people’s interpretations benefit themselves irrespective of their consequences or impact on society...

    Rahu begins with characters discussing the mystery surrounding a murder and alleged rape from three separate perspectives...

  • PML-N’s Rahu snatches PS-59 from PPP

    BADIN: While the candidate of the Pakistan Peoples Party secured more votes than his rival in re-polling on 37 polling stations of a provincial assembly constituency (PS-59) in Badin on Tuesday, Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz candidate Ismail Rahu managed to win the seat because of his previous lead on the remaining 83 polling stations...

    According to unofficial results, Mr Rahu, the provincial president of the Sindh chapter of the...

  • PML-N men revolt against Rahu, slam Mamnoon

    HYDERABAD: Serious differences between two top leaders of the Sindh Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) and their senior colleagues came to light on Sunday when the latter held a press conference to demand removal of the former...

    Addressing the press conference in the local press club, PML-N provincial coordination council member Makh­doom Atta Hussain, Anwer Khan Marri, Abdul Hameed Khoso, Raja Abdul Haque called for removal of the...

  • Rahu plays down damage caused to standing crops by locust invasion

    HYDERABAD: Sindh Minister for Agriculture Ismail Rahu tried to belittle the damage caused so far by locust attack on standing crops but admitted the threat still lurked as the insect’s breeding season was nearing fast when it could multiply and spell disaster for Sindh’s agriculture if it was not exterminated in time...

    Mr Rahu said that Sindh government had formed field monitoring teams in 22 districts, approached Food and...

  • Centre must help now to eliminate locusts: Rahu

    MITHI: Sindh Minister for Agriculture Mohammad Ismail Rahu has warned if the deferral plant protection department fails to provide 100 vehicles and aircraft it had committed for operation against locusts in the province, the deadly insects will wreak havoc with crops again after they become fully developed in coming days and weeks...

    Mr Rahu said that there were two aircraft at Chhor but they were not being put to use to carry out any...

  • Kalam residents enjoy uninterrupted power supply

    MINGORA: Two micro hydropower stations built by the Sarhad Rural Support Programme have ensured round the clock electricity supply to the residents of Kalam at a time when the rest of the country suffers prolonged power outages...

    The power stations established by SRSP with funding by European Union in Kalam valley generate enough power for the local households...

  • CM announces establishment of Kalam Development Authority

    MINGORA: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has announced establishment of Kalam Development Authority which will especially cater for the development of communication, tourism, sports and environment infrastructure in the tourist resort...

    He was speaking at the concluding ceremony of the fifth Swat Tourism and Trade Festival 2015 at Shahi Ground, Kalam, on Sunday...

  • Fitting tribute to India’s Abdul Kalam

    Abdul Kalam who had persuaded the “towering” Biju Patnaik (two-time chief minister of Odisha) to transfer the small island to the defence establishment in 1993...

    When seeking a “target” for testing the surface-to-surface Prithvi missile Dr Kalam had zeroed-in on the uninhabited island which was marked on only very detailed maps...

  • From Aurangzeb to Kalam: Is Delhi rewriting its history?

    The road has now, centuries later, been renamed from Aurangzeb Road to Kalam Road, and a debate has ignited...

    Babar Road, next to the famous Bengali market – ironically with more Punjabi residents even today – is known more for its street food than for the first Mughal emperor that it was named after...

  • Former Indian president Abdul Kalam dies aged 83

    Abdul Kalam died on Monday after collapsing collapsing while delivering a lecture in Shillong, northeastern India...

    Kalam, 83, collapsed while addressing the students of the Indian Institute of Management in the Meghalaya in Shillong and was rushed to the nearby Bethany hospital where doctors gave him emergency treatment while trying to revive him...

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