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Karachi: Building tilting dangerously vacated by DHA

Karachi: Building tilting dangerously vacated by DHA

A picture of the building on the right dangerously tilting in one direction, in Karachi’s DHA. Photo: File KARACHI: The Defence Housing Authority (DHA) on Thursday vacated a building that was tilting dangerously to one side.  The building had been damaged after last year’s torrential rains, said a DHA official, …

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Karachi weather update: City likely to receive heavy rain today, predicts PMD

Karachi weather update: City likely to receive heavy rain today, predicts PMD

Vehicles on the road during rain in Karachi. — APP/File The meteorological department on Thursday forecast strong winds and heavy rain would grip Karachi  today (Thursday). Sukkur, Larkana, Khairpur, Kashmore, Ghotki, Shaheed Benazirabad, Dadu, Jacobabad, Padaidan, Rohri, Hyderabad, Umerkot, Mirpur Khas, Tharparkar, Khairpur, and Sanghar will likely receive rain as …

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US guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey comes to Karachi port

US guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey comes to Karachi port

Photo: US Consulate. KARACHI: US guided-missile cruiser USS Monterey (CG 61) on Tuesday reached Karachi port on a two-day visit.  The cruiser is deployed with the Eisenhower Carrier Strike Group (IKE CSG). During the ship’s visit, US Embassy Chargé d’affaires a.i. Lesslie Viguerie came aboard and met with the crew. …

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Karachi to receive heavier rainfull during monsoon season: PMD

Karachi to receive heavier rainfull during monsoon season: PMD

Photo of a Karach street inundated with rainwater. Photo: File The Pakistan Meteorological Department has predicted that Karachi will receive heavier rainfall this monsoon season. The rains could potentially lead to a lot of problems for residents like every year by wreaking havoc on the city’s clogged storm drains.  According …

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Karachi traders hold off on keeping shops open till 8pm

Karachi traders hold off on keeping shops open till 8pm

Sindh Minister for Information Nasir Hussain Shah speaking to the media, in Karachi, on June 5, 2021. — YouTube After talks with the Sindh government, Karachi’s Tajir Action Committee on Saturday said it had agreed to delay their decision till Monday of keeping shops open till 8pm. Minister for Information …

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Karachi likely to receive light drizzle in next 24 hours

Karachi likely to receive light drizzle in next 24 hours

As per the details from the weather department, Karachi’s minimum temperature was recorded at 29.6°C. File photo KARACHI: Karachi may receive light drizzle during the next 24 hours, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) predicted on Saturday. As per the details from the weather department, Karachi’s minimum temperature was recorded at …

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Warm, humid weather expected in Karachi over next 24 hours

Warm, humid weather expected in Karachi over next 24 hours

Men rest under the shade of a tree during the heatwave in Karachi in 2015. — AFP/File KARACHI: Karachi will likely experience warm and humid weather over the next 24 hours, the Meteorological Department forecast on Friday, adding the city might witness drizzle during the night or early morning. 70-80% …

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