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KUJ Dawn Unit condoles death of IH Rashid

KARACHI,  Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists (PFUJ) is greatly saddened by the death of its former president IH Rashid. Rashid breathed his last on Aug 8. He had been elected PFUJ president in 1987, 1989 and 1999. He remained associated with Dawn for 28 years. Rashid was jailed for one-year in 1978 by former military […]

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Families throng Dawn All About Lifestyles expo

Dawn All About Lifestyles expo.- Photo by White Star KARACHI: With its safe, friendly, pleasant and relaxing atmosphere, the much-awaited three-day Dawn All About Lifestyles exhibition provided plenty of opportunities for kids’ entertainment as it opened on Friday at the Expo Centre. A young couple talking about their two-year-old son shared with Dawn, “After frantically […]

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Making Karachi as colourful as Lahore – DAWN Group

OF late I have been travelling to Lahore regularly. I can’t help but admire the landscaping, the selection of trees and flowers in Lahore. The beautiful sight soothes the mind and relaxes the soul. One thing is sure that there is someone very … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Dejection at the Karachi Zoo – DAWN Group

Founded 118 years ago, Pakistan’s second oldest zoo in Karachi houses around 450 species of birds, 180 mammals and nearly 200 reptiles. Known before independence as the “Mahatma Gandhi Garden”, the zoo also has a Reptile House, with … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Eight more fall victim to violence in Karachi – DAWN Group

KARACHI: Various incidents of violence claimed eight lives in Karachi whereas nine people were injured, DawnNews reported on Sunday. The body of a man was found in a sack near Furniture market in Karachi’s Arambagh area early on Sunday. Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Taliban hideout in Karachi – DAWN Group

TALIBAN belonging to the Qari Zafar group escaped after a one-hour gun battle with police and army forces in Manghopir, Karachi. The agencies had received a tip-off about the presence of Tehrik-i-Taliban activists in the locality. Despite being … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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The challenge of policing Karachi – DAWN Group

KARACHI may be the country’s largest metropolis and the hub of finance, but in terms of law and order there are many challenges. The city has developed the regrettable pattern of explosive violence interspersed with brief periods of relative calm. Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Two killed in Karachi violence – DAWN Group

KARACHI: Two people were killed in separate incidents of violence in Karachi, whereas police claimed killing two dacoits in an encounter and arresting several suspects during targeted operations on various drug dens, DawnNews reported on Friday. Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Violence in Karachi claims 12 more lives – DAWN Group

KARACHI: The menace of targeted killings and violence remained relentless in Karachi as it took 12 more lives and injured as many on Wednesday, DawnNews reported. At least two people were injured in a bomb blast in Buffer Zone locality in the … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Four deer, on their from Lahore, seized at Karachi Cantt – DAWN Group

KARACHI, July 25: The Sindh wildlife department confiscated four deer at the cantonment railway station on Wednesday morning. The illegal consignment had arrived by Khyber Mail. “Our team found the animals in wooden boxes in the cargo section … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Things that make one smile in Karachi – DAWN Group

The headline itself would make many say that I am crazy. Or that it’s an oxymoron at best. But believe me when I tell you that I have seen things and experienced emotions that immediately bring your faith back and make you say yes, we … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Awami Tehrik plans train march from Karachi to Islamabad – DAWN Group

HYDERABAD, July 23: Awami Tehrik president Ayaz Latif Palijo has said his party will launch a “train march” from Karachi to Islamabad on Sept 1 in protest against demands for carving out of Sindh a new province and the Zulfikarabad city project. Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Anti-polio doctor shot dead in Karachi – DAWN Group

KARACHI: A doctor associated with the polio prevention campaign of World Health Organisation was gunned down in the city’s Al-Asif Square area on Friday night. On July 17, Dr Fosten Dido, a foreign doctor working for the WHO and associated … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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Malik, Shah discuss law and order situation in Karachi – DAWN Group

KARACHI: Senior Adviser to the prime minister for Interior, Rehman Malik on Friday called on Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah at the Chief Minister House in Karachi. The senior advisor the PM discussed matters of mutual interest … Full News here – Karachi – Bing News

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