Sindh Province

  • Pakistan: Army deployment for Karachi by-elections 19-08-2013 06:23 AM

    Islamabad: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has decided to deploy army at all polling stations in the port city of Karachi during the August 22 by-elections, Geo News reported Sunday. The ECP, while calling for deployment of troops inside and outside the polling stations, has sent a letter to...
  • Pak polls: PTI will act as a 'solid Opposition', says Imran Khan 12-05-2013 08:55 PM

    Islamabad: Crickter-turned-politician Imran Khan on Sunday said his party would act as a "solid Opposition" even as he alleged that the general elections in Pakistan were marred by rigging in some provinces. "The greatest strength of democracy is a solid opposition, which was not there in Pakistan for the past...
  • Zardari seeks report on killing of Hindu doctors 08-11-2011 11:20 AM

    Islamabad: President Asif Ali Zardari has sought a report on the killing of three Hindu brothers, who were doctors, in Pakistan's Sindh province. Ajit Kumar and his two brothers, Ashok and Naresh, were gunned down in Shikarpur district. Zardari has taken a serious note of the attack and sought an...
  • PML-N offices attacked in Pakistan 30-10-2011 01:00 PM

    Islamabad: Armed men have attacked PML-N offices across Sindh province and burnt alive a party leader two days after the main opposition party staged a major rally against the Pakistan People's Party-led government. PML-N offices were ransacked and set on fire in different cities and towns of southern Sindh province,...
  • Gunmen torch Afghan-bound oil tankers in Pak 13-10-2011 12:21 PM

    Islamabad: Unidentified gunmen in southern Pakistan torched four tankers carrying oil for NATO forces in Afghanistan on Thursday though there were no casualties, police and witnesses said. The gunmen, who were riding motorcycles, first fired at vehicles in a convoy in Shakarpur district of Sindh province and then torched three...
  • Over two lakh people affected by floods in Pak 15-08-2011 08:04 PM

    Karachi: Over 2 lakh people have been affected and displaced by a fresh wave of floods that has hit parts of Pakistan's southern Sindh province, the National Disaster Management Authority (NDMA) said on Monday. The heavy floods that swept away hundreds of villages and damaged rice crops have stirred memories...