Lack of command and control system led to beach incident


KARACHI: The negligence of respective departments and ruthless high tide of sea are being held responsible for killing of 36 persons. The most vital aspect of establishment of command and control system was being overlooked in this regard.Command ...


Gang of six criminals arrested


KARACHI: Incharge Counter Terrorism and Financial Crime Investigation Unit, Crime Investigation ...

‘Responsibility of Sea View mishap to be determined’


KARACHI: Commissioner Shoaib Siddiqui on Thursday said the work had been set in motion to ascertain ...


Two people electrocuted


KARACHI: Two persons were electrocuted while one other was injured in separate incidents here on Friday. A man, Zafar Iqbal, 34, son of Aas Muhammed, resident of Landhi, was accidently electrocuted at his home in Sherpao Colony. The body was shifted to Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) for ...

Nisar Khuhro constitutes taskforce on education

Staff Report 0

 KARACHI: Sindh senior Minister for Education Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has constituted 19 members taskforce in education consisting of elected assemblies members from all political parties and educationist to accelerate progress toward improving the state of education in Sindh. According to ...

PML-N starts Independence Day celebrations


KARACHI: Local leadership of Pakistan Muslim League (PML-N) launched month-long independence day celebrations by hoisting national flag at Numaish Chowrangi in front of Mazar-e-Quaid here on Friday. Secretary General PML-N Sindh Nehal Hashmi and other leaders of the party including Saleem Zia and ...

Probe into murders of two Hindu traders demanded


KARACHI: Surendar Valasai, Advisor on Minority Affairs to Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Patron-In-Chief Pakistan Peoples Party has condemned the brutal killings of two young Hindu traders at the hands of armed dacoits in Umerkot city and demanded Umerkot police to ferret out the culprits and prosecute ...

Karachi witnesses electricity outage for long hours


 KARACHI: Different areas of Karachi faced long-hours electricity outage on the night between Thursday and Friday and electricity supply tomany parts of the city could not be resumed till morning. The areas affected included Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulzar-e-Hijri, Saddar, old city, Garden, Korangi, ...

‘Criminal’ killed in encounter


KARACHI: An alleged gangster was killed and another injured during separate raids conducted by the Rangers and police in Lyari on Friday. Police said that they and rangers personnel conducted a raid at Cheel Chowk in Lyari where unknown criminals opened fire on them and in retaliatory fire, a ...

Students develop way to melt metals using microwaves


KARACHI: A group of students of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST) Karachi campus has successfully developed the technology of melting steel/aluminium and other metals through microwaves.The development of this technology enables more productive work in less ...

MQM demands investigation of beach tragedy

Online 0

KARACHI: Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) has demanded investigation of the Sea View beach tragedy to fix responsibility and avoid such incidents in future.Deputy Convener of MQM Rabita Committee, Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui in a statement said that only one person could not be blamed for the incident ...

MQM sets up medical camp at Sea View

Staff Report 0

KARACHI: Muttahida Quami Movement Coordination Committee (MQM CC) was of the view that the Sea View incident was mere negligence and there should be an appropriate investigation to stop such incidents in future.Deputy Convener MQM CC Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui talking to the media at free-medical ...

  • DailyTimes.Official
  • DailyTimes_DT
  • Rss
Sunday Magazine