Pakistan reports eight deaths due to Covid

Karachi: Pakistan on Monday reported eight deaths due to Covid and 7,195 new cases in the last 24 hours while the number of positive cases has surged to 1,374,800. According to the latest figures by the National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), the nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 29,105 on Monday. Till now 13,108 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 7,741 in Sindh 5,975 in KP,Read More…

Huge cache of arms and ammunition seized in South Waziristan

ISLAMABAD: A huge cache of arms and ammunition has been seized during an operation carried out by the security forces in South Waziristan, according to an ISPR statement on Sunday. The security forces conducted an intelligence-based operation in the Sarwakai area of South Waziristan District after receiving reports of a terrorists’ hideout in the area. During search of the area, a large quantity of weapons, ammunRead More…

Today’s generation have no regard and respect for elderly: Anwar Maqsood

KARACHI: Organized by the children’s premiere Urdu magazine Monthly Sathee, the 16th edition of ‘Sathee Writers’ Awards for the year 2022, were recently held at Arts Council of Pakistan in Karachi. Distinguished playwright Anwar Maqsood was the chief guest on the occasion. In his keynote address, Mr Maqsood said today’s generation have no regard and respect for the elderly and older generation as when they entRead More…

TikTok to sponsor official anthem of HBL PSL 7

Karachi: TikTok, the leading short-form video platform, has announced it will sponsor the official anthem of the HBL Pakistan Super League 7. This season’s anthem will be sung by Atif Aslam and Aima Baig and produced by Abdullah Siddiqui. This year, TikTok will add to the flavour and excitement around the upcoming season of the HBL PSL by bringing its most-awaited anthem to the fans. TikTok will be the first digitalRead More…

CM aide visits Rescue Center Ketti Bandar

KARACHI: Special Assistant to Chief Minister Sindh on Department of Empowerment of Persons with Disabilities Sindh Sadiq Ali Memon visited Rescue Center Ketti Bandar on Sunday. On this occasion, Deputy Commissioner Thatta Ghazanfar Ali Qadri gave a briefing to Mr Memon regarding the ongoing rescue operation to search for the missing fishermen. Memon was informed that two bodies of the missing fishermen were recovereRead More…

CTD arrests suspect involved in murder

KARACHI: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) of the Sindh police on Sundah claimed to have arrested a suspect in Karachi, who was allegedly involved in killing a citizen in Jacobabad. The CTD officials conducted a raid in Karachi and arrested a murder suspect who was hiding in the metropolis for a long time. The suspect was identified as Talib Hussain during the raid conducted in the Korangi Crossing area of the Read More…

Pakistan releases 20 Indian fishermen

KARACHI: Pakistan on Sunday released 20 Indian fishermen in a goodwill gesture from a Karachi prison after they were arrested for fishing illegally in Pakistani waters. According to details, the Indian fishermen were imprisoned in Karachi’s Landhi prison from where they would be transferred to Lahore via bus, to be finally shifted to India via Wagah border. Edhi Trust will bear all travel expenses of these Indian Read More…

Karachi: Smart lockdown enforced in four towns of Distt Central

KARACHI: Government has imposed a smart lockdown in four towns of District Central as coronavirus positivity rate in the port city has reached record high. According to the notification, micro-smart lockdown has been imposed in several union councils (UCs) in Gulberg, North Nazimabad, North Karachi and Liaquatabad areas. The notification lists dozens of neighborhoods from various UCs where the smart lockdown would bRead More…

KE claims ensuring uninterrupted power supply amid winds

KARACHI: K-Electric said on Sunday that it has ensured stable and uninterrupted power supply to the city and its adjoining areas remain stable during the windy weather since Friday. K-Electric’s Director Communications Imran Rana commented, “Our systems remained predominantly intact as strong gusts of wind continued to batter the city with different intervals at the speed of 36-45 km/h for two days. We ensured tRead More…

Pakistan on Sunday reported 20 deaths due to covid

KARACHI: Pakistan on Sunday reported 20 deaths due to covid and 7,586 new pandemic cases in the last 24 hours while the number of positive cases has surged to 1,367,605. The nationwide tally of fatalities has jumped to 29,097 so far. According to National Command and Operation Center (NCOC), so far, 13,105 individuals have lost their lives to the epidemic in Punjab, 7,738 in Sindh 5,974 in KP, 976 in Islamabad, 750 Read More…