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Heavy rains predicted in most parts of country

KARACHI: The Meteorological Department has predicted heavy rains in most cities of the country including Karachi. According to the details, the Meteorological Department has said that the low air pressure is in central India, due to which there is a

PMD warns of another heavy rain spell in Karachi

The Meteorological Department in Karachi has predicted heavy rain with strong winds this evening. Regarding the weather situation, the Department of PMD said that the Monsoon system is moving towards the east and northeast of Karachi, there is a possibility

Weather update: More rain expected in Karachi today

KARACHI: Meteorological department has predicted heavy rain with thunder in the Sindh capital today. According to the Meteorological Department, the rain will continue in the city till August 14, while 150 mm of rain is expected in a spell of

Weather update: Heavy rains expected in Karachi from today

KARACHI: The meteorological department has predicted heavy rains in Karachi from August 11 to 14 under the influence of the fourth monsoon spell. Weather analyst Jawad Memon said that the low-pressure system penetrating parts of the country has intensified into

Traffic plan issued for Karachi during Muharram

 Processions of Muharram ul Haram are being organized across the country in memory of the martyrdom of Prophet Muhammad’s (PBUH) grandson, Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his companions. The traffic police have announced alternative routes for the procession of the

Weather update: Rain expected again in Karachi from today

KARACHI: The meteorological department has predicted rain again in Karachi from today. The Meteorological Department said that there will be rain with thunder from today till August 9. This will be the fourth spell of monsoon rains. There is also a

Fourth spell of monsoon rain to enter Sindh tomorrow

KARACHI: The fourth spell of Monsoon will enter Sindh tomorrow as there is a possibility of rain in the provincial capital from Saturday. Light to moderate rainfall is expected in Karachi in the new spell of monsoon. Heavy rain may occur

Record-breaking heavy rainfall creates flood situation in Sindh

KARACHI: There is a series of light and heavy rains in Sindh including various areas of Karachi such as Malir, Model Colony, Airport, Shahrah Faisal, Sadar, and Korangi, the rain has been going on intermittently since late at night. According

More heavy rain expected again in Karachi today

KARACHI: The ongoing rains across Sindh, including Karachi, have created an emergency situation in the province as the rain is continuing pouring. According to the details, the Meteorological Department predicted that there is a possibility of more rain in Karachi

Green bus service suspended in Karachi due to heavy rain

KARACHI: Rain continues intermittently in different areas of the Sindh capital, due to which green bus service has been suspended. The federal government has also announced a holiday today due to the same reason. According to details, the roads turned

Karachi to receive heavy rains from tomorrow, says Met Office

Karachi is expected to receive heavy rainfall with wind and thunderstorms tomorrow (July 24), according to the latest weather advisory issued by the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD). Earlier today, several areas of the city such as Jinnah Terminal, Quaidabad, and

Karachi receives light rain and drizzle

Clouds have settled in different cities of the country, the weather has become pleasant in Karachi this morning due to drizzle, and light, and heavy rain, but due to standing water on the roads, the citizens are facing difficulties in

Sindh lifts restrictions on market timings for Eid

KARACHI: The  Government of Sindh Sunday decided to revert the notification issued regarding time limitations for businesses on account of Eid ul Adha. According to a notification issued by the province’s home department, the restriction will come into effect once

No more forecast for thunderstorms in Karachi, says PMD

KARACHI: The Pakistan Metrological Department (PMD)  announced on Saturday evening that there is no more forecast for thunderstorms in Karachi. Chief meteorologist Dr. Sardar Sarfaraz said that light rain is expected in the city today, adding that the Met Office

Sindh’s 14 districts are set to hold LG Polls on Sunday

KARACHI: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has finalized preparations for the first phase of the LG elections in Sindh’s 14 districts to be held on Sunday June 26, 2022. “The armed forces and Rangers personnel will provide security for

Crack in Hub Dam canal: Supply of water cut off in Karachi

KARACHI: A five-foot breach has occurred in the canal supplying water to the Sindh capital from Hub Dam. According to the details, WAPDA officials had been pointing out to the waterboard for several months that the affected area was weakening

Sindh grants six months remission to 1,202 prisoners

KARACHI: The government of Sindh on Saturday announced six months’ remission in sentences of prisoners on the occasion of Eidul Fitr. The remission in jail terms will not be applied to the prisoners who have been convicted of kidnapping, murder,

No shortage of diesel in Karachi, PSO clarifies

KARACHI: Pakistan State Oil (PSO) on Monday ruled out a shortage of diesel in Karachi and adjoining areas, saying that there is no shortage of diesel in the metropolis. PSO spokesperson in a press statement said diesel is available at

K-Electric recommends significant hike in power tariff

KARACHI: The K-Electric on Wednesday suggested an increase in electricity tariff by Rs5.27 per unit from National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA). The recommendation for an increase in power tariff was made under fuel adjustment charges for the month of March. The latest

Saint Sachal Sarmast urs celebrations start in Khairpur

SUKKUR: Former Chief Minister Sindh Syed Qaim Ali Shah along with Advisor to CM for Auqaf and Zakat & Usher, Fayaz But inaugurated the 201st urs of Hazrat Sachal Sarmast at the Daraza Sharif near Khairpur on Saturday. He laid

Hot and humid weather expected today in Karachi: Met Office

KARACHI: The Meteorological Department has made an important forecast regarding the weather in the Sindh capital. According to the details, the Meteorological Department has forecasted hot and humid weather in the city today and tomorrow. The maximum temperature was recorded

Sindh to introduce education policy for transgenders

KARACHI: In order to facilitate the transgender community to achieve education, the Sindh education department has decided to introduce the first-ever ‘transgender education policy’ in the province. The announcement came after Education Minister Syed Sardar Ali Shah held a three-hour-long

NEPRA approves Rs1.29 per unit hike in power tariff for Karachi

KARACHI: The National Electronic Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) on Monday approved Rs.1.29 hike in per unit power tariff for consumers of K-Electric for one month under fuel price adjustment. NEPRA has completed a hearing on K Electric’s request for an

PTI announces sit-in in Karachi against no-trust move

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) on Saturday has announced to observe a sit-in in Karachi ahead of voting on the no-confidence motion on Sunday. PTI Karachi President Bilal Ghaffar has announced to observe sit-in at Chaar Minar Chowrangi, Bahadurabad, Karachi. He

Prices of fritters fixed in Karachi

KARACHI: Official prices of samosas, fritters, and jalebi have been fixed in the Sindh capital. According to details, prices of samosas, fritters, and jalebi have been fixed in a meeting chaired by Commissioner Karachi Muhammad Iqbal Memon. The price of

Police recover huge cache of weapons from Karachi’s hospital

KARACHI: A huge cache of arms and ammunition was recovered from a hospital located in Karachi’s Shah Faisal area, police said on Friday. According to SSP Korangi Faisal Bashir, the police have seized a large number of weapons including anti-aircraft

Extremely hot weather to hit Karachi from Friday

KARACHI: The weather in Karachi is likely to get hotter from this Friday, MET  said on Wednesday. The Pakistan Meteorological Department today warned of a very hot and dry weather spell in Karachi and adjoining areas from Friday, March 25

PML-N Karachi workers’ convoy for long march to leave for Islamabad today

KARACHI: The convoy of Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) workers will depart for Islamabad today from Karachi to join the long march, announced by the joint opposition against the incumbent government. The convoy will depart from PML-N- House Karsaz whereas,

Karachi Zoo left without any zebra as the only one died

 Karachi: The only Zebra of Karachi Zoo died after spending ten years alone in his enclosure, the zoo administration announced on Sunday. According to details, the lone zebra of Karachi zoo is no more, he spent ten years in solitude

Road mishap in Jamshoro claims 7 lives

Jamshoro: Seven people were killed and 10 others injured when a car and a passenger coach collided in Jamshoro on Sunday. Rescue sources said. The injured passengers were rushed to a nearby hospital while the dead bodies were also shifted to