4-member body to evolve mechanism for providing ration to needy people

Committee, headed by Imtiaz Shaikh, would suggest the way within two days Representatives of welfare organizations disagree to distribute ration through vehicles as people again would gather around Karachi: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, in order to take care of daily-wagers and other deserving persons during the on-going lockdown, has decided to provide […]

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Murad stops releasing funds to thousands of retired govt. employees

The employees retired recently were awaiting LPR encashment, gratuity and pension since months Chief Minister however orders early release of pension to old pensioners Staff Report Karachi: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Monday ordered early release of pension to the old retired government employees however halted the process of those thousands of […]

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Police foil forced marriage bid of disabled girl with a blind person

Disabled girl Shazia and blind groom Zulqarnain Gachal Radhan police arrest blind groom, his 2 facilitators and a Molvi from village Peer Musafir, district Dadu Accused Inayat Shah had brought the girl from Karachi promising her shelter and sold after confining her for 4 days By Allah Bux Khushik Dadu: The Radhan Police have foiled […]

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Dadu citizens facing twin problems of water scarcity and contamination

More than 15 localities of district headquarter town receiving sewerage-mixed water through obsolete supply lines     By Allah Bux Khushik Dadu: Owing to obsolete water supply lines and the negligence of Public Health Engineering (PHE) Officials, the citizens of district headquarter town Dadu are compelled to consume contaminated water. Hundreds of thousands residents of different […]

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Women workers take out rally in Karachi, vow to continue struggle against discrimination

Women pledged that they would become alternate political force to make Pakistan a democratic socialist society and to get a true gender justice and equal status for womenfolk  Staff Report Karachi: A large number of women workers took out a big rally here Sunday on the occasion of international women’s day that marched from the […]

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International Women’s Day: Sindh Women Commission hails Thari working women

Thari women are working in transporting coal through dump trucks, supervising Driving School, operating RO Plants and running catering business. By GR Junejo Mithi: Terming them ‘the most resilient and industrious women’, Sindh Commission on Status of Women (SCSW) on Saturday celebrated international women’s day by honoring Thari women working in the industrial sector in […]

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Railway authorities render dozens of families homeless by demolishing houses in Dadu

A railway team, following the SC orders, demolished 40 houses, sealed 18 quarters and cleared 3559ft commercial area in Railway Colony Operation was launched without serving notice; household items destroyed; many of the homeless families were paying rent to railway employees; more demolition planned in second phase By Allah Bux Khushik Dadu: Following the orders […]

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Women workers announce big rally in Karachi on March 8

Women leaders condemn hatred-based propaganda against women  Staff Report Karachi: Strongly condemning a hatred-based propaganda against women, the leaders of women, workers, political, social organizations and civil society announced here on Thursday to stage a big rally of women worker in Karachi on March 08, to celebrate the international women’s day. Addressing a press conference […]

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Rights for Indigenous Communities of Tharparkar Demanded

Conference, organized by Tharparkar District Bar Association, demands comprehensive survey of towns, land-ownership to locals, urban facilities in towns and nearby villages, girls colleges, modern healthcare facilities, rights over minerals, employment to locals on priority basis etc.    By GR Junejo Mithi The District Bar Association Tharparkar, through a resolution passed at a conference on […]

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Pakistan’s Blasphemy-accused Asia Bibi’s book published in France

English version of French book would be released in September this year Asia Bibi, who spent years on death row after being convicted of blasphemy, recounts her time in jail and brutal treatment by guards Paris  Asia Bibi, the Pakistani Christian woman who spent years on death row after being convicted of blasphemy, says she […]

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