Fire erupts inside garment factory in Karachi

KARACHI: A massive fire erupted in a garments factory near Habib Chowrangi in SITE area early on Saturday morning. Police said fire brigade vehicles have arrived at the scene to put out the blaze that has been declared a third-degree

SHC admits appeals against Baldia factory fire verdict

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) on Monday admitted for hearing appeals of five convicts challenging their sentences in the Baldia factory fire case. A two-judge bench of the SHC issued notice to the Prosecutor General and sought the complete

2 dead as factory roof collapses in Karachi’s Shershah area

KARACHI: Two labourers were dead as a portion of a factory collapsed on Monday in Sindh Industrial Trading Estate (SITE) area of Karachi. The incident occurred near Siemens Chowrangi in Shershah area where a factor’s roof collapsed, leading to several

ATC to announce verdict in Baldia factory fire case on Sept 22

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Karachi will announce its verdict in the Baldia factory fire case on 22nd September, more than eight years after the incident. The court reserved the verdict in the high-profile expected today and will announce

Pakistan condoles over deadly explosion in Turkish factory

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Tuesday expressed condolences over a deadly blast last week at a fireworks factory in northwestern Turkey. In a statement, the foreign office conveyed heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Turkey on the loss

Fire erupts inside factory in Karachi’s SITE area

KARACHI: A massive fire broke out on Thursday morning in a factory located in Karachi’s SITE area. Several fire tenders reached the spot to control the fire after receiving information that a fire has erupted at a bedsheet manufacturing factory.