Gulf Times - Karachi
At least 15 dead in Pakistan passenger van inferno

At least 15 dead in Pakistan passenger van inferno

At least 15 people were killed when a passenger van travelling in southern Pakistan crashed and caught fire, officials said Sunday.

QND reception held in Karachi

QND reception held in Karachi

Consul General of Qatar in Karachi Mishal bin Mohamed al-Ansari held a reception on the occasion of Qatar National Day

Qatar Visa Centre inaugurated in Karachi

Qatar Visa Centre inaugurated in Karachi

The government of Qatar opened on Saturday the second Qatar Visa Centre in Karachi, Pakistan in the presence of dignitaries and VIP guests.

Two suspects arrested following attack on Chinese consulate in Karachi

Two suspects arrested following attack on Chinese consulate in Karachi

Pakistani authorities arrested two suspects on Saturday in the attack on the Chinese consulate in the southern city of Karachi.

Karachi's rooftop cattle get a crane lift to the ground

Karachi's rooftop cattle get a crane lift to the ground

The operation has become an annual event in Syed Ejaz Ahmad's neighbourhood of Nazimabad, where a crowd cheered as it watched the spectacle unfold.

Karachi fears more deaths amid fresh heatwave

Karachi fears more deaths amid fresh heatwave

Temperatures have risen since Monday night and the cooling winds from the Arabian Sea have stopped.

Chinese shipping employee shot dead in Karachi

Chinese shipping employee shot dead in Karachi

While there was no claim of responsibility and the motive was not immediately clear, China in December warned its nationals in Pakistan of plans for imminent attacks on Chinese targets there.

Pakistani security forces kill eight militants in Karachi

Pakistani security forces kill eight militants in Karachi

Pakistani paramilitary troops have killed eight militants from a group which tried to assassinate an opposition politician in Karachi, officials said Sunday.

Gunmen kill two in attack on Pakistan opposition politician

Gunmen kill two in attack on Pakistan opposition politician

Unknown gunmen Saturday killed a 10-year-old boy and a guard and wounded four others when they fired at an opposition politician in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi, police said.

Pakistan sends army to flooded Karachi as rains pound region

Pakistan sends army to flooded Karachi as rains pound region

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi ordered Pakistani troops and paramilitary rangers to offer assistance and machinery to civilian rescue agencies to help pump water out of Karachi.

Festival pays homage to the powerful women of Pakistan

Festival pays homage to the powerful women of Pakistan

The city has surely come back to life and it’s a thriller because there is no place quite like Karachi. After years of nothing happening and cynosure of fashion recently, there is a definite revival of sorts.

Flooding kills 13 people after heavy rains lash Karachi

Flooding kills 13 people after heavy rains lash Karachi

Pakistan's military was delivering aid to Karachi where main streets were flooded, cars abandoned and hundreds of people have been forced to flee their homes.