EDITION: US | UK | Canada
Thecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video NewsThecapitalpost.com - Breaking, International, Business, Sports, Entertainment, Technology and Video News
Sign In|Sign Up
 
 
Bridging The Gap
MQM-Pakistan, PSP requests for public meeting at same venue rejected. MQM-Pakistan, PSP requests for public meeting at same venue rejected.
HYDERABAD: After the rejection of the applications of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) – Pakistan and Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) for holding public meetings in Hyderabad on the same date and place, one of the two offshoots of the MQM has apparently postponed its plan while the other has filed another application with a different venue. MQM-Pakistan and PSP wanted to organise their public meeti...
 Read More 
Suicide attack foiled in Hyderabad. Suicide attack foiled in Hyderabad.
An would-be suicide bomber on a motorcycle was shot dead by Rangers personnel on Hyderabad's Daman-i-Kohsar road after he lobbed a 'cracker' into a nearby graveyard while fleeing, Rangers sources told Dawn on Friday. His accomplice fled the scene of crime. A Rangers vehicle on patrol near the Amani Shah graveyard signalled for two men on a passing motorcycle to stop, sources said. The men st...
 Read More 
Police claim arrest of prime suspect in MQM-P Hyderabad official’s killing. Police claim arrest of prime suspect in MQM-P Hyderabad official’s killing.
HYDERABAD: Police on Friday claimed to have arrested the prime suspect who allegedly fired shots at Dr Naushad, the slain sector-in-charge of Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P). Police identified the suspect as Shahid Abbasi alias Shahid Dancer who sprayed the MQM-P official with bullets on Hali Road as he got off his car. The suspect’s identity was made after combing through CCTV foo...
 Read More 
Denied salaries, Hyderabad’s female polio workers continue to work hard. Denied salaries, Hyderabad’s female polio workers continue to work hard.
HYDERABAD: Female polio workers in Hyderabad are denied salaries or hired at measly pays but that does not stop them from striving to eliminate the virus which serves as a menace for everyone. Pakistan unfortunately happens to be one of the two countries in the world where polio is endemic--the other being Afghanistan. However, lady health workers who administer polio drops to children have...
 Read More 
Court stays Hyderabad bar’s action against senior lawyer Court stays Hyderabad bar’s action against senior lawyer
HYDERABAD: A division bench of the Sindh High Court comprising Justice Mohammad Shafi Siddiqui and Justice Arshad Hussain Khan on Wednesday suspended operation of a Hyderabad District Bar Association (HDBA) resolution, passed a day earlier, to suspend membership of 81-year-old veteran lawyer Advocate Jhamatmal Jethanand and ban his entry into the bar room. The resolution was passed after an unp...
 Read More 
Hyderabad's fire brigade is going down in flames Hyderabad's fire brigade is going down in flames
HYDERABAD: When it comes to battling blazes, Hyderabad’s many localities, especially areas with high-rise buildings, are beyond the reach of the under-resourced fire brigade. The rapid proliferation of up to 10-storey buildings and presence of many rabbit warren areas, predominantly in downtown Hyderabad, often puts the brigade to daunting trials. “We are working at 10 per cent of our [ideal...
 Read More 
Power generation to reach 18,000MW by June, promises state minister Power generation to reach 18,000MW by June, promises state minister
HYDERABAD: While clai­ming that the country’s power generation will stand at 18,000-19,000 megawatts by June, State Minister for Water and Power Abid Sher Ali has cautioned the Pakistan Peoples Party against using ‘Sindh card’ in the next general elections. “This is our performance of five years as compared to the performance of the PPP,” he sarcastically said at a press conference at Hyder­aba...
 Read More 
PM Sharif visits Hyderabad bearing 'gifts' for the people PM Sharif visits Hyderabad bearing 'gifts' for the people
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday addressed a public workers' meeting in Hyderabad, where he announced healthcare, infrastructure and education initiatives for the people of Sindh. He was accompanied by Minister of Railways Saad Rafique and Sindh Governor Mohammad Zubair. Counting off his 'achievements', the PM said: "You must remember the condition Pakistan was in when we came into powe...
 Read More 
Cracker explosion injures 24 in Hyderabad Cracker explosion injures 24 in Hyderabad
A cracker attack on Sunday night injured 24 people in the jurisdiction of Makki Shah police station, Hyderabad, ahead of a strike called by the banned Jeay Sindh Muttahida Mahaz (JSMM) against the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Initial reports suggested that the cracker was lobbed from Sakhi Abdul Wahab Shah Jillani flyover on a road where shops of secondhand clothes and shoes are loc...
 Read More 
Cinepax opens its doors in Hyderabad Cinepax opens its doors in Hyderabad
HYDERABAD: For the older generation which remembers the era of the 1970s and 1980s, Hyderabad once enjoyed a thriving cinema scene. The interconnecting roads in the cantonment and city areas were dotted with over half a dozen film theatres, each located at a distance of around half a kilometre. Many others were found in other parts of the downtown. The film-goers were also in abundance. But thi...
 Read More 
Displaying 41 to 50 (of 60 new item.) Result Pages: [<< Prev]   1  2  3  4  5 ...  [Next >>] 
 Latest News »
 
  President's Day scrape: Trump,...
  Trump to attend California fun...
  Trump blasts impeachment suppo...
  The middleman: How Lev Parnas ...
  Gov. Newsom previews plan to u...
  'The world is watching': Trump...
  5 highlights from Donald Trump...
  Trump threatens Iraq with sanc...
  Trump: Iran's Soleimani was pl...
  Trump signs $1.4 trillion bill...
  Donald Trump, House Democrats ...
  Pete Buttigieg faces new scrut...
  Trump announces resuming peace...
  Trump signs bipartisan bill ai...
  Michael Bloomberg joins 2020 U...
  Trump, first lady Melania Trum...
  At Kentucky rally, Donald Trum...
  Photo of Trump watching al-Bag...
  'We're going to have him for a...
  Donald Trump sticks with plan ...
 
 

Washington, DC

  ©2010 The Capital Post. All rights reserved.