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  • Wassan sees many ‘turncoats’ going to jail by year end

    HYDERABAD: Sindh Minister for Com­merce and Industries Manzoor Hussain Wassan on Tuesday observed that political figures in the country might face a very serious situation in the coming days and many would resort to changing loyalties to escape prosecution or conviction...

    Mr Wassan was speaking to the media after inaugurating a Rs124...

  • Wassan’s brother buried

    KHAIRPUR: The late Zanwaar Ali Dino Khan Wassan, elder brother of Sindh Minister for Minerals Manzoor Hussain Wassan and father of Pakistan Peoples Party MNA Nawab Khan Wassan, was laid to rest in Nawab Khan Wassan village on Thursday...

  • Chances for general election 50-50, says Wassan

    KHAIRPUR: Sindh Minister for Industries Manzoor Hussain Wassan, who has a penchant for sharing his dreams with media, sees Senate polls to be held on time but cautions chances for general election are fifty-fifty...

    Mr Wassan said in answer to a question that PPP condemned all incidents of cruelty and injustice, be it assault on Asma, Zainab and any other girl in the country or alleged killing of innocent youth in Karachi...

  • Election tribunal rejects Wassan’s nomination papers

    SUKKUR: Election Tribunal Sukkur Judge Faheem Ahmed Siddiqi has rejected the nomination papers of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) candidate for PS-27 (Khairpur-II) former provincial minister of industries Manzoor Wassan on the plea of objections filed by Grand Democratic Alliance (GDA) candidate Mir Zaheer Talpur contesting for the same seat...

    In the objections filed against Mr Wassan, known as the ‘king of dreams’, Mir Zaheer stated...

  • Sectarian tension in Hyderabad localities subsides

    HYDERABAD: Residents of Gujrati Para, Gulshan-i-Hamid and some other localities held a protest demonstration after Juma prayers against some statements made by the prayer leader of the Jama Masjid Rais, located in neighbouring Gulshan-i-Rais, a couple of days back...

  • Murder, rape convict executed in Hyderabad

    A man convicted of rape and murder was executed early Tuesday morning at the Hyderabad Central Prison...

    This is the first execution to take place in Hyderabad since 2015, when two death-row prisoners convicted for the 1998 hijacking of a PIA Fokker were executed in Karachi and Hyderabad jails...

  • Anti-drugs rally held in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A rally against drugs was taken out by a number of students of public and private schools and colleges along with scores of police officials on Thursday...

    According to a Hyderabad police spokesperson, district police launched the anti-drug campaign from Nov 17 to 23 in collaboration with the Crime and Human Rights Cell set up at Hyderabad SSP office...

  • Three-day Sufi festival gets under way in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A three-day festival titled ‘Sindh Sufi melo’ was inaugurated by by Sindh Senior Minister for Food and Parliamentary Affairs Nisar Ahmed Khuhro in Hyderabad Club on Sunday...

    Senator Aajiz Dhamra, Auqaf Minister Ghulam Shah Jillani, PPP Hyderabad district president Saghir Qureshi and information secretary Ahsan Abro were among the prominent figures who were present...

  • MQM-P activist Dr Naushad shot dead in Hyderabad

    A sector in-charge of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P), Dr Naushad, was shot dead by unidentified assailants in Hyderabad on Wednesday, DawnNews reported...

    Residents of the area called police after spotting his body, which was subsequently shifted to Liaquat University Hospital, Hyderabad...

  • Hyderabad GOC stresses importance of education, art

    HYDERABAD: Education is an inevitably significant source of development whereas art plays a role in character-building of the youth of the country...

    It was organised by the Institute of Art and Design (IAD), Univer­sity of Sindh (SU), Jamshoro, in collaboration with Pakistan Army 18 Division, Hyderabad, on the institute’s premises...

  • SHC summons Hyderabad jail chief in detention case

    HYDERABAD: The Sindh High Court Hyderabad circuit bench comprising Justices Mohammad Ali Mazhar and Shoukat Ali Memon on Tuesday directed the additional advocate-general (AAG) to ensure presence of the Hyder­abad central jail superintendent in court at 1pm on May 13...

    However, the bench asked him “to ensure that the jail chief attends the court in Hyderabad also on the next date of hearing”, observing that the matter was adjourned...

  • Ibtesam, Bilal guide Hyderabad to second win

    HYDERABAD: Mohammad Ibtesam and Bilal Khan made major contributions as Hyderabad completed their second win in the PCB Regional Inter-district (Hyderabad region) Under-19 Cricket Championships when they outclassed Sanghar by innings and 38 runs at the Niaz Stadium on Sunday...

    Hyderabad then declared their first innings at 318-8 in 59 overs with Bilal going on to hit an undefeated 102, a knock featuring 13 fours and three sixes... ...

  • Sadia’s six-for destroys Hyderabad

    KARACHI: Slow left-armer Sadia Yousuf returned astonishing bowling analysis of six wickets for just four runs as Omar Associates outgunned Hyderabad by 10 wickets to move into the Super League round of the 10th Mohtarma Fatima Jinnah National Women’s Cricket Tournament in Muridke...

    After Hyderabad had elected to bat first at the Lahore Country Club Ground, they mustered a measly total of 65 before Omar Associates achieved victory...

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