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MQM calls for fresh polls in entire Karachi constituency


Pakistan's Muttahida Quami Movement (MQM) party has demanded fresh polls in the entire Karachi constituency, rejecting the Election Commission's decision to conduct re-polling only at 43 stations of the National Assembly (NA) seat.

20 dead in Karachi violence

At least 20 people were gunned down in Karachi, and almost half of them were victims of sectarian strife, a media report said on Sunday.

Saturday's bloodshed coincided with the visit of Prime Ministe

Nitish Kumar gets warm welcome in Karachi


Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar was accorded a red carpet welcome in Pakistan's financial hub on Friday as he arrived here on a week-long visit, hoping to augment contacts and cooperation between th

1 killed, 13 injured in Karachi blast

At least one security person was killed and 13 injured on Thursday when a massive blast took place at a paramilitary force's headquarters in Pakistan's port city of Karachi, a media report said.


Many dead in Pakistan factory blaze: Fire officer

At least 63 people were killed when a blaze engulfed a garment factory in Pakistan's largest city Karachi, an official said on Wednesday.

"We have recovered 63 bodies, including three found when we r

PIA flight makes emergency landing after hijack threat


A Pakistan International Airlines flight on Friday made an emergency landing at the Karachi airport after a passenger allegedly threatened to hijack the aircraft.

PIA flight PK-586, which was fl

Suicide bomber strikes in Karachi; kills four

A suicide bomber on Thursday targeted the motorcade of a senior police officer in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi, killing four persons and injuring 14 others, officials said.


14 gunned down in Karachi

At least 14 people, including a leader of Pashtoon group Awami National Party (ANP) have been shot dead in the Pakistani port city of Karachi, officials said on Saturday. At least 75 suspects have bee

7,000 kg whale shark docks in Karachi Fish Harbour


In what is believed to be one of the biggest catch in the high seas, Pakistani fishermen have caught a giant whale shark - about 36 foot long and weighing over 7,000 kg.

The fishermen bought the gian

Karachi bloodshed threatens havoc for Pakistan


Murder gangs rooted in Karachi's boiling cauldron of ethnic politics are waging a savage fight for power and space in Pakistan's financial capital, threatening to destabilise the entire country.

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