PM, President, Bilawal Bhutto and other military leaders grace the valima reception of COAS Bajwa’s son

PM, President, Bilawal Bhutto and other military leaders grace the valima reception of COAS Bajwa’s son

RAWALPINDI: Various civil, military leaders attended the valima reception of the son of Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa on Monday evening. The ceremony took place at Army House in Rawalpindi. Political leaders, who graced the event included, Prime Minister Imran Khan, President Arif Alvi and Bilawal Bhutto Zardari....

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Light showers in Lahore evacuate smog

Light showers in Lahore evacuate smog

LAHORE: Light rain in cities across Punjab late Monday night lowered the temperature and cleared smog. Lahore, Multan, Sheikhupura, Sadiqabad and surrounding areas received light rainfall last night which lowered the temperature and also cleared smog. Residents of the provincial capital, Chicha Watni, Chakwal, Lodhran and surrounding areas have been...

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Four wounded in separate incidents of resistance during robbery attempts in Karachi

Four wounded in separate incidents of resistance during robbery attempts in Karachi

KARACHI: At least four people were wounded Monday night in separate incidents of resistance during robbery attempts here in the metropolis, authorities confirmed. The four-incident occurred in Baldia Town, Model Colony, and Boat Basin, and among the wounded was a police officer as well. On the other hand, nine suspects...

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Sample of 30+ items collected from minors’ residence allegedly killed by ‘food poisoning’

Sample of 30+ items collected from minors’ residence allegedly killed by ‘food poisoning’

KARACHI: A statement from the bereaved mother of the two minor boys, who passed away allegedly after consuming substandard food at a local eatery, was recorded Monday night, investigation sources said. According to the sources, samples of more than 30 items from the residence of the bereaved family were taken...

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Pakistan, IMF to conduct policy-level talks from today

Pakistan, IMF to conduct policy-level talks from today

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will hold policy-level talks from today (Monday) as technical discussions have concluded. Harald Finger will lead the IMF delegation for policy-level discussions which are scheduled to take place till November 20. The Pakistani delegation will include secretary finance, chairman federal board of...

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Post-mortem of minor confirms death due to food-poisoning

Post-mortem of minor confirms death due to food-poisoning

KARACHI: Two minor boys who passed away earlier in the day apparently died due to poisoning, a representative of the city’s Jinnah Hospital said Sunday night, after the deceased’s post-mortem was completed. According to Dr Shiraz, the medico-legal officer (MLO) at Jinnah Hospital, a report subsequent to the deceased children’s post-mortem had...

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3 people gunned down over property dispute in Peshawar

3 people gunned down over property dispute in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: At least three persons were gunned down on Monday over property dispute in Nothia area of Peshawar, media reported. Firing between the two groups took place over ongoing property dispute resulting in death of three on the spot in Nothia locality of Peshawar, said the rescue service. The bodies...

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Power restored in arts of Karachi, complete restoration expected in the next couple of hours

Power restored in arts of Karachi, complete restoration expected in the next couple of hours

KARACHI: Supply of power was restored in certain areas of the metropolis after a major breakdown Monday morning as a transmission line of the national grid tripped. Karachi Power Update: (1/2)Partial supply from national grid has resumed and restoration of power supply to affected areas is progressing swiftly. Supply to...

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Karachi hit by another major power outage

Karachi hit by another major power outage

KARACHI: The metropolis was hit by a major power breakdown Monday morning as a transmission line of the national grid tripped. Areas affected by the power breakdown include Defence, Clifton, Gulistan-e-Johar, North Nazimabad, Jahangir Road, Gulshan-e-Iqbal, FB Area, Malir, Shah Faisal Colony, PECHS, Garden, Buffer Zone, Nazimabad and Gulshan-e-Hadeed among...

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Two children die after allegedly consuming unhygienic food at Karachi’s renowned restaurant, investigations underway

Two children die after allegedly consuming unhygienic food at Karachi’s renowned restaurant, investigations underway

KARACHI: The Sindh Police have constituted an investigation team headed by SSP South Pir Mohammed Shah to probe deaths of two minor brothers, allegedly because of food poisoning in Karachi, ARY News reported. According to details, SSP Tariq Dharejo and ASP Clifton are also included in the team, which would...

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