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  • 60 Hindu couples tie the knot at Karachi mass wedding

    KARACHI: Drumbeats greeted a throng of relatives as around 60 Hindu couples tied the knot at a mass wedding at the YMCA Lawns on Sunday...

    A similar story could be heard by most of the families standing beside their daughters or sons, a story of being unable to afford the wedding...

  • Mayor questions Sindh govt’s plan to lift offal from only two Karachi districts

    KARACHI: Expressing concern over the Sindh Solid Waste Management Board’s (SSWMB) plan to lift sacrificial animals’ offal from only two districts during Eidul Azha, City Mayor Wasim Akhtar has raised the question as to who would lift the waste from the rest of the metropolis...

    He said that while the SSWMB was being provided full budget, it had given contract to lift offal from two districts only while the rest of the metropolis had...

  • Deal inked with Chinese company to lift garbage from two Karachi districts

    KARACHI: Two more district municipal corporations (DMCs) of Karachi on Friday inked an agreement with a Chinese sanitation service group to lift piles of garbage in their limits as the Sindh local government minister hoped that the work would begin from next month...

    The DMCs of Malir and Karachi West through their chairman and administrator, respectively, signed the agreement with the Hang Zhou Jin Jiang Group Sanitation Service...

  • Karachi lift U-16 title as final ends in draw

    KARACHI: Karachi clinched the PCB-Pepsi Cricket Stars title after their three-day final against Dera Murad Jamali ended in a draw at the Iqbal Stadium in Faisalabad on Monday...

    Karachi, who won the tournament thanked to their 70-run lead on the first innings, reached 261 all out in their second innings after starting the last day at 125-5...

  • Faulty lift claims life of young man in Karachi's DHA

    The two-day old body of a young man was found from the elevator of a multi-storey building in Karachi's Defence Housing Authority on Wednesday, Darakshan police said...

    They said body of the deceased man, identified as Mohammed Khan, 29, was recovered from the lift of Country Club Apartments off Saba Avenue...

  • First batch of machines to lift garbage from Karachi arrives from China

    KARACHI: The first batch of machines imported from China to lift garbage in Karachi’s district South has arrived at the Karachi port and the second shipment is expected to arrive next week, officials in the Sindh government told Dawn on Friday...

    The District South Municipal Corporation, with a majority of elected representatives from the Pakistan Peoples Party, was the first of Karachi’s six urban municipalities that agreed to the...

  • Chinese company to lift garbage in Karachi

    The Sindh government and a Chinese firm have inked an agreement for garbage collection in Karachi, where the solid waste problem has assumed crisis proportions...

    In both districts, the Chinese company will lift garbage from house to house free of cost...

  • Sunrise rises to lift New Year Cup at Karachi races

    KARACHI: Second favourite unknown pedigree bay mare Sunrise did his owner proud while lifting The New Year Cup in the Gymkhana race meeting at the Karachi Racecourse on Sunday...

    Owned by Karachi Race Course (KRC) steward Irfan Mehdi, the victorious mare was ridden by Wasim and partnered by trainer Shahid Mannan...

  • Mayor, municipal bodies to help us lift garbage from Karachi, says minister

    KARACHI: Local Government Minister Nasir Hussain Shah said on Wednesday that a concerted campaign to get rid of the piles of garbage in the sprawling city had started with full support from the city mayor and all municipal bodies...

    “We are lifting at least 12,000 tonnes of garbage from Karachi every day; and for that Mayor Wasim Akhtar and representatives of all municipal bodies are on the same page to clean this city of lights,”...

  • Yemen child prodigy badly burned in wedding bombing

    DUBAI: A child prodigy who once dreamed of leading a Yemeni space programme, 15-year old Abdullah al-Sanabani may now lose his leg and fingers after a suspected Saudi-led air strike on a family wedding killed his relatives and left him badly burned...

    ” A success story in the making, Abdullah's progress halted when a wedding party he attended with extended family was hit by a missile in central Yemen on Oct 7...

  • KMC restrained from razing wedding lawn

    KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Monday restrained the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation from razing a wedding lawn in Bahadurabad...

    Subsequently, he said, the club management, to run its affairs smoothly and meet expenses, entered into an agreement with the petitioner and allotted a portion of the club to the petitioner to establish a wedding lawn...

  • Wedding hall admin ‘disallows suspicious Nikah’

    KASUR: A would-be groom, along with around hundred guests, had to leave a wedding hall without the Nikah ceremony on Sunday after they failed to establish before its administration that the girl to become bride was not a minor...

    City police got a tip-off that a minor girl was going to be married to a man thrice her age to settle a loan at a wedding hall on Khara Road, sources said...

  • 14 killed in suicide attack outside Kabul wedding hall: officials

    A suicide attacker blew himself up outside a wedding hall in Kabul killing at least 14 people, officials said on Thursday, in an apparent attempt to strike a political gathering under way inside...

    ”An AFP photographer said the windows of the wedding hall had been shattered by the force of the blast and a vehicle parked outside was on fire...

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