Daily Archives: October 28, 2013

Man shot dead; boy found dead

RATODERO: A man looking after the fish farm in village Palio Gopang was gunned down late Monday night within the limits of Dhamrah police station.

According to police, a 40-year-old man, Muhammad Sharif Gopeng, was on routine round of a

23 female workers faint in factory

Karachi: As many as 23 female workers of a garment factory fell unconscious in mysterious circumstances in Landhi Town area of the city on Monday.

According to initial reports received from different sources, the female employees fell unconscious after a

Pesticides are toxic to human, animals: Report

KARACHI: Insect pests cause 14 percent losses to agriculture. The percentage of losses vary with type of crop. About 38 percent losses occur in cotton and 30 percent in mustard production, says a new research conducted by Aziz Ahmed, a

Aafia, Malala two chapters of same story: Fowzia

Karachi: Some vested interests are trying to present the plights of Dr Aafia Siddiqui and Malala Yousafzai as competing stories, while the fact is that these two women are two chapters of a single story of victimization, said Aafia Movement

Amir Muqam made PM advisor

Islamabad: A central leader of ruling Pakistan Muslim League (N) Amir Muqam has been made the advisor of the Prime Minister Mian Muhammad Nawaz Sharif.

His status will be equivalent to the federal minister.

Chinese Parliamentary delegation arrive on a 3 day visit

Islamabad: An eleven-member Chinese Parliamentary delegation arrived in Islamabad on a three-day visit on Monday.

Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Defence Mushahid Hussain Syed welcomed the delegation at the Airport.

The delegation‚ led by Vice Chairman of the National Committee