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  • Karachi experiences season’s coldest night at 7°C

    KARACHI: The mercury dropped to seven degrees Celsius in the night between Monday and Tuesday making it the coldest night of the year with the Met office warning that the trend was likely to continue in the city for the next three to four days...

    ”He said that the month of January had often been the coldest month in Karachi and other parts of the country...

  • CITIES: A KARACHI BY ANY OTHER NAME

    Defining Karachi is always difficult...

    Is it a port city or an industrial hub? Can Karachi best be described as the city of Urdu speakers or is it actually a mini Pakistan? The truth is that Karachi is so large in terms of both area and population, that its neighbourhoods can easily be thought of as distinct towns, each with its own subculture and history...

  • Analysis: In the name of Karachi

    KARACHI: With the so-called “million march” of the Pak Sarzameen Party, held on May 14, unable to make a major impact, this season of protests, public meetings and sit-ins in the name of rights for the people of Karachi is coming to an end as political parties will pause for breath in the month of Ramazan...

    The parties, whether ruling or in opposition, are trying to entice voters by holding sit-ins, taking out rallies and organising...

  • Idea of India day-night Test pleases Boult

    ROTORUA (New Zealand): New Zealand fast bowler Trent Boult has welcomed the prospect of a day-night Test against India, saying there needs to be more pink-ball Tests...

    Itching to get back onto the field – the 26-year-old’s last competitive match was February’s Christchurch Test against Australia – Boult’s interest has been piqued by talk India’s plans to host a day-night Test against the touring Black Caps in October...

  • Astronomy: The summer night sky

    AT any time of the night, in any season, when the sky is free from pollution, mist droplets or city lights — or glow of any other kind (even the lunar) one can see around three thousand stars of variant brightness...

    To view these distant galaxies one must possess a ‘pretty good’ telescope besides a quality camera to capture the faintest of faint images, plus the patience and perseverance that goes with the rigours of the night long...

  • Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls

    Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is an inspiring collection of short biographies of hundred extraordinary women from around the globe from Elizabeth I to current trailblazers such as Serena Williams...

    Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls is an ideal bedside table companion...

  • Spurs, City qualify on good night for English clubs

    PARIS: English clubs shone in the Champions League on Wednesday as Tottenham Hotspur humbled Real Madrid and Manchester City beat Napoli to secure their places in the knockout stages with two games remaining...

    Tottenham ended Real’s five-year unbeaten run in the Champions League group stage with a storming 3-1 win over the reigning champions at Wembley as Dele Alli scored twice on his return from a three-game suspension
  • Somalia police end night-long siege of hotel, 23 dead

    Somali security forces ended a night-long siege at a Mogadishu hotel by five attackers who stormed the building after a suicide car bomber detonated an explosives-laden vehicle at the entrance gate on Saturday afternoon...

    Some militants hurled grenades and cut off the building's electricity as night fell...

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