Geeta

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6 Years After Returning From Pakistan, Geeta Reunites With Her Family

After returning from Pakistan in 2015, Geeta, a deaf and mute girl, has finally found her family in Baigaon village of Maharashtra. Geeta, who had mistakenly reached Pakistan, was brought back to India in 2015 by the efforts of the then Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj. In Pakistan, the girl was found at the Karachi railway station and was reportedly taken care of by Bilquees Edhi, who runs Edhi Welfare Trust for over 12 years.

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 06:25 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: India, Pakistan, Geeta, sushma swaraj, Karachi, Edhi Welfare Trust

Courtesy: India Today

Indigo Flight

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Lucknow Bound Indigo Flight Diverted To Karachi Over Medical Emergency

Sharjah-Lucknow Indigo flight made an emergency landing in Pakistan's Karachi on March 2 after a 67-year-old passenger Habib ur Rehman fell sick. Reportedly, the Pakistan Civil Aviation Authority had granted landing permission to the captain on humanitarian grounds. However, after a 5 AM landing, the medical crew, unfortunately, found the passenger already dead. Later, after fulfilling all due formalities, the flight then left for Ahmedabad… read-more

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 06:15 PM / by Ashly Ann Varghese

Tags: IndiGo, IndiGo Airlines, Sharjah, Karachi, Pakistan, Lucknow, 6e1412, medical emergency

Courtesy: Outlook

Lahore covered in smog.

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With AQI Of 306, Pakistan's Lahore Declared As World's Most Polluted City

Pakistan's Lahore has been declared the world's most polluted city after its air quality index (AQI) dropped to 306, six-times over the limit. The data was provided by a Swiss company IQAir, which records the global AQI. Moreover, it has indicated Lahore’s AQI as ‘hazardous’. Experts fear the poor air quality would harm the population amidst the COVID-19 pandemic. Pakistan’s Karachi also secured 7th Spot in the top 10 list.

Tue, 24 Nov 2020 - 01:13 PM / by Harsh Vardhan

Tags: Karachi, Lahore, AQI, IQAir, Air Pollution

Courtesy: Wion News

Orange line metro train

Photo: The Express Tribune

Pakistan: Top Posts For Chinese Staff, Wage Disparity Trigger Workers' Protests

Labourers in Pakistan's Karachi staged a protest on November 19 due to the wage disparity and favouritism towards Chinese staff. Reportedly, for a Metro Line project, Pakistani workers are getting very meagre salaries compared to their Chinese counterpart. Not just wages, even top positions are acquired by Chinese nationals only. Moreover, Pakistani workers get their wages in 'Pakistani Rupees' and the Chinese staff get paid in 'Yuan'.

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 09:43 AM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Pakistan, China, Karachi, World news

Cylinders

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Alleged Cylinder Blast Killed At Least Three & Injured 15 Others In Pakistan 

Three people died and 15 others were left injured after an explosion took place in Karachi on October 21. The injured have been taken to Patel Hospital for the treatment. The nearby building's windows and vehicles were also damaged due to the blast. According to a SHO of Mubina Town Police, "It seems to be cylinder Blast" and added that a bomb-squad has been dispatched to investigate.

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 12:10 PM / by Nikita Thakur

Tags: Pakistan, Karachi, World news, explosion (2248

Pakistan denies Dawood's presence

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Dawood Ibrahim's Name Hits Terrorists Living in Pakistan List; Denies Claim Later

Pakistan, on August 22, denied Dawood Ibrahim's presence in Karachi, though a list contained his name, address and passport details. However, Pakistan's Foreign Ministry said that the information is "not factual". The list of UN-designated terrorists was issued by Pakistan, and stated that they will be subjected to "assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo", in an attempt to show the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) that Pakistan is… read-more

Sun, 23 Aug 2020 - 08:13 AM / by Bhavyata Kagrana

Tags: Dawood Ibrahim, Pakistan, India, Karachi

Courtesy: India Today

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Terrorists Attack Pak Stock Exchange in Karachi

Pakistan Stock Exchange in Karachi was blitzed by a group of four terrorists on June 29. According to Officials, four Gunmen were shot and killed two others during the attack. Sindh province Governor Imran Ismail said "Strongly condemn the attack on PSX aimed at tarnishing our relentless war on terror. We shall protect sindh at all costs.

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 01:45 PM / by Atishay Jain

Tags: Pakistan, Terrorist attack, Karachi

Courtesy: NDTV