ABDULLAH ZAFAR

  • Karachi - The provincial Cabinet of Sindh, keeping in view the growing incidents of kidnapping for ransom, particularly of girls, car and bike snatching, killing of innocent persons in police firing and failure of the Inspector General of Police (IGP) to control the situation, has unanimously ...

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  • KARACHI              -          Sindh Governor Imran Ismail visited the residence of Grand Democratic Alliance (GDA) senior most leader Pir Sadruddin Shah Rashidi here on Tuesday to allay ...

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  • KARACHI          -          Another incident of negligence on the part of hospital staff was reported here on Thursday when a newly born child died after an incubator she had been placed in caught fire at the ...

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  • KARACHI           -       Federal Minister for Planning, Development and Reforms Asad Umar on Wednesday said that despite of their extreme differences with the Sindh government on political views, the Centre is willing ...

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  • Karachi               -          Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari yesterday refused to appear before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) on Tuesday ...

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  • KARACHI               -          Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and Pak Sarzameen Party on Tuesday expressed their dissent over the special court decision against former ...

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  • KARACHI             -        The workers and leaders of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) very warmly welcomed former president and PPP Co-Chairman Asif Ali Zardari on his arrival here at the Jinnah ...

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  • KARACHI - In defiance of the federal government’s directives to withdraw the services of Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Umerkot Aijaz Ahmed Shaikh from Sindh, the provincial government on Tuesday refused to hand over the services of the officer. In a letter written to the secretary ...

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  • KARACHI      -       The Sindh government on Monday sent Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) East Capt (r) Ghulam Azfar Mahesar packing from the province after the buck stopped at him in a case pertaining to leaking Muttahida Qaumi Movement ...

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  • KARACHI    -    Another reckless and ill-trained effort from the police to chase down suspects claimed life of a person near Cantt Station in Karachi on Friday. The incident occurred near Pakistan American Cultural Centre at Fatima Jinnah Road, when police intercepted ...

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  • Karachi - The opposition’s Azadi March began from Karachi on Sunday with JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman reiterating the demand of the resignation of Prime Minister Imran Khan. The anti-government protest march, under the lead of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam Fazl (JUI-F), is planned to hit the ...

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  • KARACHI - Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman will begin his Azadi March against the incumbent federal government from Super Highway (M-9) in Karachi on Sunday (today). Fazl has announced to launch a protest march on Islamabad against the incumbent federal government led ...

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  • KARACHI    -      National Accountability Bureau (NAB) Chairman Justice (r) Javed Iqbal on Wednesday said that the NAB was neither carrying out political witch-hunt nor it was linked with any government. He was addressing an event held by NAB Karachi to ...

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  • Karachi     -   Asking the ‘selectors’ to stop backing the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) government, Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Friday said that PPP and other opposition parties had decided to send the government ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan People’s Party yesterday expressed its concern over local Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam Fazl (JUI-F) leadership’s support to PTI candidate in Larkana by-polls against PPP candidate and asked the party chief Maula­na Fazlur Rehman to clear his position over the matter. The ...

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  • KARACHI    -     Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) was on Sunday quick to pacify its key coalition partner in federal government – Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) – that was irked from one of the party member and federal Minister Fawad ...

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  • KARACHI - One of Pir of Bharchundi Sharif and former member of the National Assembly Abdul Haq, aka Mian Mithu, on Tuesday offered to form a joint committee of the journalists, civil society and members of Hindu and Muslim communities to probe cases of forced conversion in Ghotki. The infamous ...

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  • KARACHI   -   Teaching at Karachi Medical and Dental College (KMDC) on Wednesday remained suspended for the 17th consecutive day after protest from the faculty members of the varsity, run under the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation, and students for separate reasons. The teaching ...

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  • Karachi   -   Rain wreaked havoc in the city once again on Monday, causing deaths from electrocution, flooding in parts of the city, traffic jams and power outages. Officials of the provincial and local bodies, which are responsible for dealing with the situation, remained ...

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  • KARACHI    -  The provincial cabinet members Wednesday remained busy visiting areas of the city to review cleanliness drive launched by the incumbent Sindh government aimed at lifting garbage from city within a month. Adviser to Chief Minister for Law and Environment Barrister ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) member Sindh Assembly Malik Shehzad Awan Saturday said they were planning to stage a protest outside the residence of Federal Minister for Water Resources Faisal Vawda for turning his back to his constituency. “A meeting of senior members of the party ...

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  • KARACHI - In what appears to be a hastily-taken decision, Karachi Mayor Wasim Akhtar on Tuesday reversed appoint of Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Chairman Mustafa Kamal as project director (garbage) on the ground that the latter was playing politics. On Monday, in a sudden announcement after a presser ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan People’s Party leader and daughter of Benazir Bhutto, Aseefa Bhutto Zardari, is being considered as a candidate for by-polls in the provincial assembly constituency PS-11. The seat fell vacant after the Supreme Court of Pakistan withheld the decision to disqualify Grand ...

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  • KARACHI  -    The Sindh government on Monday reallocated portfolios of 15 of its cabinet members including 12 minister and three advisers with major changes in education, local government and information departments. The important charge of the local government department was ...

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  • KARACHI       -   At least six more people including two minors died in rain related inci­dents in the city as rain continues to pour down for the second consecu­tive day on Tuesday. Five of them including a minor girl died due to electrocution while ...

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  • KARACHI     -   Police on Sunday arrested Alamgir Khan, the founder of FixIt campaign and a PTI MNA, after a clash between FixIt volunteers and Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) workers at Teen Talwar. The incident took place when Khan and his supporters clashed with ...

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  • KARACHI - Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari has claimed that the lawmakers from Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf and its coalition partners are in touch with him and would likely vote for the joint opposition candidate Hasil Bizenjo in Senate chairman polls. Terming Ghotki ...

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  • KARACHI     -   Opposition Leader in Sindh Assembly Firdous Shamim Naqvi on Friday submitted an application to provincial chief of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), raising his suspicions over the electoral process after last minute changes of the presiding ...

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  • Karachi   -  Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Asif Saeed Khan Khosa on Friday pointed out false testimonies as a basic hindrance in the dispensation of speedy justice in criminal cases and said that model courts set up precisely for the same purpose had achieved remarkable results, ...

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  • Karachi - Interior Minister Brig (retd) Ijaz Ahmed Shah said yesterday that National Accountability Bureau (NAB) chairman was appointed by the PPP and PML-N and PTI or Imran Khan had no role in arrests made by the bureau. “If we have any role in arrests made by NAB, we would not have allowed ...

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