There is a famous saying in Pakistan that “Karachi owns everyone but nobody owns Karachi.” No doubt, it’s like that, it’s really painful and so sad (“Power outages hit Karachi as rain continues to wreak havoc,” Aug. 28, Gulf Today).
There were no immediate reports of casualties on Wednesday, but 90 people have died in rain-related incidents across Pakistan since Sunday, the country’s national disaster management agency said.
According to police, the incident occurred in Gulshan-e-Iqbal block 13-D of the city, where a woman in her early 30’s jumped off from the sixth floor of a building along with her two-year-old daughter.
The Health Department of Sindh took 12 COVID-19 samples of UK returnees for Genotyping out of which 6 were positive and 3 showed the new variant of the COVID-19 virus in the first phase.
For more than four decades Ramzan has been a “mashki,” or water bearer, an age-old profession now in decline as water companies and tankers increasingly supply residents.
The play makes its debut at The Junction, Alserkal Avenue on Mar. 13 – 14. 'Raffu' (Urdu for Darning) is an inventive piece of writing by Dubai-based photographer-writer Durdana Farid.
In an interesting attempt to spread hope and positivity to the people of Pakistan, a few local artists decorated the walls of Karachi.
The protest “#VoicefortheVoiceless: a peaceful demonstration against animal cruelty” took place outside the Islamabad Zoo on August 10th, 2019.
Flydubai and Air Arabia announced airline ticket to Mumbai and Karachi for Dhs300 and Dhs430 respectively. This is due to the new coronavirus strain that has forced various countries to impose restrictions, affecting air travel.
According to local media reports, Dr Maha Shah shot herself after a domestic dispute with her father. She locked herself in the washroom and took her life with a 9mm pistol. Police confiscated the weapon used in the “suicide” as evidence.