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Karachi Mayor’s tenure

Waseem Akhtar ends his tenure as Karachi Mayor on August 28 leaving behind a checkered legacy in which the local government failed to resolve the plethora of problems facing the city. At his farewell presser, the mayor vented out his

Karachi Mayor fails to take notice in Rs1 billion contract award scam

KARACHI: Karachi Mayor has not taken any action of alleged embezzlement worth one billion rupees in tenders issued by the Karachi Municipal Corporation. The KMC had received Rs5 billion funds from the federal government under the Karachi Package. Director-General Engineering

IHC reinstates Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Ansar Aziz

ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad High Court on Thursday reinstated Islamabad Mayor Sheikh Ansar Aziz and allowed him to resume his official duties The court heard the plea filed by the federal capital’s mayor who challenged a order from Interior Ministry suspending

Federal govt not letting us work properly, mayor Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: During the 46th Metropolitan Corporation meeting the Mayor Islamabad Sheikh Ansar Aziz expressed concern that PTI’s federal government was not allowing it to work accordingly. The 46th meeting of the Metropolitan Corporation chaired by the Mayor Sheikh Ansar Aziz was held at the

Karachi’s funds

While the MQM-P is an important ally of the PTI government, the party has also been making efforts to wrestle back control over Karachi. There has been an ongoing scuffle between the Sindh and local bodies government over the release

Sindh High Court grants bail to top KMC Officer

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court on Tuesday granted pre-arrest bail to senior director coordination of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) Masood Alam till Nov 29. An SHC bench restrained NAB and FIA from arresting the official with alleged charges of

Have always raised voice for Karachi: Waseem Akhtar

KARACHI: Mayor Karachi Waseem Akhtar has said that he had effectively raised voice for Karachi’s problems. While talking to a reporter, Waseem Akhtar hinted at moving to court due to the alleged financial constraints being faced by the Karachi Metropolitan