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Heatwave Warning: Karachi to Experience Rising Temperatures

Karachi Braces for Rising Temperatures as Meteorological Department Issues Heat Warning The Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has issued a warning indicating a surge in temperatures for Karachi starting today. The Met Office forecasts heightened heat levels across various regions of Sindh until April 10, coinciding with the anticipated first day of Eid-ul-Fitr. Expectations suggest temperatures […]Read More

Police nab most wanted Lyari gang war member in Karachi

KARACHI: Sindh police claimed to have arrested the most wanted accused of Lyari gang war allegedly involved serious criminal activities in Karachi. SSP City Amjad Hayat stated that a member of the Lyari gang war, identified as Ashfaq Ahmed, allegedly involved in terrorism, extortion, murder, attempted murder, and other criminal activities was arrested, while the […]Read More

Karachi Experiences Windy Weather, Mercury to Drop Further

Karachi is currently experiencing a spell of windy weather as the city comes under the influence of a westerly weather system. Northeastern winds are blowing through Karachi at speeds of up to 25 kilometers per hour, with forecasts suggesting that wind speeds could reach up to 40 kilometers per hour. This windy weather is expected […]Read More

Sindh launches polio campaign starting Monday

KARACHI: In Sindh, a comprehensive seven-day anti-polio campaign is set to begin on Monday with the goal of immunizing over 10.6 million children in the province.The provincial polio eradication task force met in Karachi to carefully examine and complete the operational and logistical plans for the impending campaign. On January 21, sewage samples taken from […]Read More

Explosions near ECP office in Karachi

KARACHI: There have been explosions heard close to the provincial office of the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) in Karachi. Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) South Sajid Sadozai claims that the explosives were carefully positioned inside a bag that was left by a sidewalk. The explosion happened inside the red zone of Karachi, at the […]Read More

JI warns of protests in Karachi if Feb 8 results

As the general elections draw near, Emir Hafiz Naeem Ur Rehman of Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) Karachi issued a threat on Sunday, threatening to siege returning officers’ (ROs’) offices if “results are changed” on February 8. “[JI] will besiege the offices of District Returning Officers (DROs). And Returning Officers (ROs) if [election] results are changed on February […]Read More

One killed, one injured in ‘MQM-PPP clash’ in Karachi

Clashes between Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) workers in Karachi’s Nazimabad area resulted in at least one fatality and one injury, according to MQM-P. According to police, the incident happened late on Sunday in the Nazimabad No 2 neighborhood. Political parties are currently mobilizing their supporters in advance of the elections […]Read More

Nawaz vs. Yasmin: PML-N, PTI Face Off in NA-130

Based on previous election results, the PML-N appears to have the upper hand in NA-130. The nation is preparing for the upcoming general elections, and political fervor has spread from Karachi to Khyber. The next government’s key battleground is Punjab, where the party that wins the most seats in this critical province is likely to […]Read More

PTI Leans on Lawyers for Feb 8 Karachi Elections

The Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) has issued party tickets to approximately a dozen counsels to run in the general elections for National Assembly and Sindh Assembly seats in Karachi. PTI lawyers will compete for seven NA seats and four provincial assembly seats in the city. In contrast, the general elections on February 8 will feature contests […]Read More

Karachi expects single-digit temperature soon

KARACHI: On Wednesday, the city’s minimum temperature dropped even further to 10°C. The port city experienced colder nights and mornings as a result of a drop in mercury, according to the Met Office. The current recorded temperature in the city is 12°C. For the next twenty-four hours, the Met Office predicts dry weather with colder […]Read More