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    Talwar Ka Matam In Karachi 2015

  • Section 144 invoked to ban rallies at Teen Talwar intersection

    KARACHI: The Sindh government on Thursday imposed a ban on sit-ins and public meetings at the Teen Talwar traffic intersection in a move to stop the protest campaign planned for a month by members of civil society against the murder of human rights activist Sabeen Mahmud...

    Take a look: Teen Talwar: the new protest spot“The Sindh government has imposed a ban under Section 144 of the CrPC on gatherings and sit-ins at the Teen Talwar...

  • 971 killed in first six months of 2015 in Karachi

    KARACHI: Over 970 people were murdered in the first half of 2015 — about 57 per cent less than the killings reported during the same period last year, it emerged on Tuesday...

    Know more: With 30-day police powers, Rangers see no time frame for Karachi operationAccording to a report compiled by the Sindh police and submitted to the provincial home department, “The murders and targeted killings in Karachi are all-time lowest...

  • Rangers claim to have arrested 4,074 suspects in Karachi 2015

    KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers Sindh claimed to have arrested at least 4,074 suspected criminals during a total number of 2,410 raids and operations conducted during the year 2015...

    Assisting the police in Karachi since 1989 when the Pakistan Peoples Party government in the centre at the time had called in the Rangers and the Frontier Constabulary to curb rising political violence in the metropolis, the paramilitary force started enjoying...

  • Dawn Spelling Bee 2015

    The National ChampionshipTHE National Championship for the ‘11th Dawn In Education Spelling Bee 2015’, was held in Islamabad on November 19, 2015...

    Age group 9-11: National Champion: Zaynah Abbas, Karachi Grammar School; First Runner-up: Omar Saqib, Karachi Grammar School, and the Second Runner-up: Fatima Eshaal, Froebels International School, Lahore...

  • Budget 2015-16: What went up, what went down

    The federal budget for the fiscal year 2015-16 introduced some new taxes and measures that, ideally, should provide relief to burdened citizens...

    5 per cent increase in their net pensions from July 1, 2015, and their medical allowance has also been enhanced by 25 per cent...

  • Year 2015

    RARELY has a democratic government enjoyed a year such as 2015...

    As the year draws to an end, how much progress did we really see on these fronts?NAP has had mixed results, and the last few days of the year 2015 have seen the political consensus behind it starting to come under pressure...

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