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  • Pakistan needs diversification of exports, changes to trade structure: Japanese ambassador

    KARACHI: The Ambas­sador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Pakistan Takashi Kurai has said that Japan and Pakistan have enjoyed good and fruitful relations for over 65 years and they will continue to support Pakistan in the future as well...

    “Let me start with my last meeting with Mr Imran Khan, head of the Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf, on Friday where I made clear to him that whatever government comes into power in Pakistan,...

  • One dead, two injured in rain-related incidents in Karachi

    Heavy rains wreaked havoc in Karachi leaving one woman dead and two others critically injured as a result of electrocution in the Golimaar area on Monday night...

    Hyderabad, Hub and Thatta are also experiencing heavy rains, which are expected to continue until Wednesday according to the Pakistan Meteorological Department...

  • 10 more die in rain-related incidents in Karachi

    KARACHI: At least 10 more people, including a girl and a young boy, died in rain-related incidents on Friday, as poor municipal services amid prolonged power outages wreaked havoc on the city...

    In Karachi, Landhi received the maximum rainfall of 47 millimetres (almost two inches)...

  • Six reported killed in Karachi rain-related incidents

    KARACHI: At least six persons, including two children, died in rain-related incidents in the metropolis on Thursday, rescue sources confirmed...

    The rain was accompanied by power breakdown in parts of the city and Karachi’s public health facilities received several who had been injured during rain-related incidents...

  • Two die in rain-related incidents in Karachi

    Two people were reportedly killed in rain-related incidents in Karachi on Friday, police and rescue officials told Dawn...

    A 35-year-old man was electrocuted while five others were injured when an electric wire fell near the Karachi Korangi Crossing area, according to police in Ibrahim Hyderi...

  • Four more killed in rain-related incidents across Karachi

    KARACHI: Four more persons died in rain-related incidents in the metropolis on Saturday, taking the death toll to seven since Friday afternoon when the city had received the first showers of the winter season...

    Meanwhile, Karachi police chief Mushtaq Ahmed Mahar asked the DIGs and SSPs to ensure that DSPs and SHOs remain on roads in their respective areas and coordinate with traffic police to assist citizens facing snarl-up due to...

  • View from the courtroom: Laws need amendments to punish perpetrators of honour-related offences

    After prominent filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid Chinoy won another Oscar award on Feb 28 for her documentary “A Girl in the River: The Price of Forgiveness”, the issue of honour-related violences is once again in the limelight in Pakistan...

    The documentary also prompted the lawmakers, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, to promise to plug the lacunas in the existing laws so the perpetrators of the honour-related offences were punished......

  • Police find no terror-related evidence against Asim

    KARACHI: In what appeared to be a rejection of Pakistan Rangers’ allegations against former federal minister Dr Asim Hussain, police said on Thursday it had found “no terror-related evidence” against the senior PPP leader and aide to its co-chairman, Asif Ali Zardari...

    The disclosure by the Karachi police authorities came three days after the former minister told the administrative judge of anti-terrorism courts that he was being...

  • IHC seeks documents related to chairman Pemra’s appointment

    ISLAMABAD: Islamabad High Court (IHC) on Tuesday summoned the summary moved for the appointment of Chaudhry Rashid Ahmed as chairman Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (Pemra) and an inquiry report on his sacking in April 2014...

    “His subordinate placed Chaudhry Rashid at the top of the list and other nominees included Yousaf Baig Mirza, former managing director Pakistan Television, and Murtaza Solangi, the then DG...

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