Karachi: Two officials of Pakistan Rangers, Sind – Hawaldars Muneer Ahmed Bhutto and Aijaz Ahmed Baloch, performing security duty in Nazimabad, Karachi are reportedly missing since Tuesday afternoon.
Both the officials, posted near Nazimabad Post Office, had left for home after off time at 3.00p.m but didn’t reach home, Nawaz Bhutto, a local journalist and cousin of Hawaldar Muneer Bhutto told PPI. Muneer Ahmed Bhutto belongs to Pano Aqil and lived in Malir with wife and children. Relatives of Muneer are coming to Karachi after receiving information of his missing, he …

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Karachi: The violence gripped Karachi, Hyderabad, Mirpur Khas, Nawabshah and Sukkur where unidentified armed men started firing forcing the traders to shut their businesses and making transport go off the roads on Wednesday afternoon.
In Karachi, the firing incidents were reported from Gulshan-e-Iqbal, Gulstan-e-Johar, Gulzar-e-Hijri, Abul Hassan Isphahani road, Malir, Landhi, Korangi, Lines Area, Rizvia Society, University road, Saddar and several other localities. All the major markets including Sarafa market and Electronic market were closed. The petrol pumps were also shut soon as firing was reported on electronic media.
The public transport …

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KARACHI: Three people died in different incidents in the city on Wednesday. A woman, Aneesa 20, wife of Sher Khan, a resident of Al-Asif Square, Sohrab Goth, took poisonous substance over a domestic issue that deteriorated her health. She died at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital during treatment.
Police said the woman consumed poisonous substance the other day and died at the hospital today. No FIR could be registered till filing this report.
Separately, a man, aged around 26, whose identity could not be ascertained yet, was …

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KARACHI: Intel Pakistan has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF), Federal Ministry of Science and Technology, to support Intel Pakistan in holding Science Fairs all over the country.
According to a release issued on Wednesday, the MoU will bring Intel Pakistan and PSF together to work for accelerating the pace and scale of education in Pakistan and will create awareness and promote research in Sciences.
PSF works to promote scientific research and provide funding for research projects in the areas of Agricultural Sciences, Biological Sciences, Bio-technology and …

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KARACHI: Like other parts of the world, the International Women’s Day will be celebrated in Pakistan on 8 March 2013. This year’s theme for International Women’s Day is ‘A promise is a promise: Time for action to end violence against women’.
In Karachi, Madadgar National Helpline is organizing a ceremony on 7th March to mark the day and launch of ADB’s pilot project on gender-based violence.
Sindh Women Development Minister Tauqir Fatima Bhutto will participate as the chief guest in the programme.

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