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Faryal Talpur-owned Indus Air to replace PIA

There is not a single day without any news about Pakistan International Airline, but not for any good reason rather all about its ailing financial health, poor performance, flights delay, emergency landings and etc. But there are some latest and … Continue reading

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Fresh war of words between Wasan and Mirza

A fresh and ferocious war of words has broken out between Sindh Home Minister Manzoor Wasan and his predecessor Zulfikar Mirza, laying bare the internecine warfare in the Pakistan People’s Party. Normally jovial and rather soft-spoken, Wasan accused Mirza on … Continue reading

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Presidential order on LG system: Status quo until talks with MQM complete

In what appears to be an attempt to avoid another round of intra-coalition acrimony, President Asif Ali Zardari has asked the leadership of the ruling Pakistan Peoples Party in Sindh not to make any decisions on the local government system … Continue reading

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People want to know who killed BB: Mirza

Former Sindh home minister Dr Zulfikar Mirza has described as wishful thinking the provincial government’s move to introduce a new local bodies system after Eid. Addressing his supporters at Nasim Nagar Chowk on Sunday, he said: “We will not accept … Continue reading

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PPP, MQM agree to bring new LG System

Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP), and Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM), have agreed to introduce a single Local Government System-2011 without rural and urban discrimination, prior to expiry on November 6, of the Local Government Ordinance-2001 which had been issued by the … Continue reading

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Pepco’s end: Workers threaten to cut off power to entire country

The workers of the Water and Power Development Authority (Wapda) organised rallies on Tuesday in several districts across Sindh to protest against what they said was the dissolution of the Pakistan Electric Power Company (Pepco). They warned that they would … Continue reading

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Pointing fingers: PML-N ‘surprised’ at attacks on offices

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) chief organiser Saleem Zia has blamed the Pakistan Peoples Party’s (PPP) ‘Zardari group’ for the arson attacks on party offices in Sindh. “We are surprised that there is such a reaction,” Zia told reporters on Friday. … Continue reading

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