• Downtown Karachi: A street called love

    Marred by years of political and sectarian violence, Karachi does not have the best reputation; judging by news headlines over the past few years, many would think of it as being a highly intolerant urban centre.

  • Shots fired at Wasim Akram's car

    Former Pakistan cricket captain Wasim Akram's car has been fired at in Karachi, the country's commercial capital. He escaped unhurt.

  • South Pakistan hit by huge power cut

    A major power failure plunges large parts of southern Pakistan into darkness on Tuesday night.

  • Pakistan heatwave leaves 120 dead

    More than 120 people have died during a heatwave in Pakistan's southern Sindh province.

  • The off-course task force

    Taj Mohammad Baloch, a motor mechanic from Karachi town of Lyari, has worked in Oman, Iran and the United Arab Emiraes and speaks highly of his experiences there.

  • Gunmen kill 43 in Karachi bus attack

    At least 43 people are killed and 20 are injured in a gun attack on a bus carrying Ismaili Shia Muslims in the Pakistani city of Karachi, police say.

  • Pakistan activist killed in Karachi

    Leading Pakistani human rights activist is killed in a drive-by shooting in Karachi after hosting a talk on allegations of torture in the province of Balochistan.

  • 5 Pakistan cops die in Taliban attack

    Authorities and Taliban spokeman say that the Pakistani Taliban killed five police officers in a rocket attack in country's southwest on Friday. In another incident of a Taliban attack, on a police bus in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi left 10 people wounded.

  • Pakistan Soldiers Raid MQM Office

    Security forces have raided the Karachi headquarters of Pakistan's fourth biggest political party, sparking street protests.

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