Karachi (Urdu:کراچی / ALA-LC: Karācī IPA:[kəˈrɑːˌtʃi]) is the largest city of Pakistan and the capital of the province of Sindh as well as one of the largest and most populous metropolitan cities in the world. It is also the main seaport and financial center of the country. Karachi metro has an estimated population of over 23.5million people as of 2013, and area of approximately 3,527km2 (1,362sqmi), resulting in a density of more than 6,000 people per square kilometre (15,500 per square mile).
Karachi is also ranked as a beta world city. It was the capital of Pakistan until Islamabad was constructed as a capital to spread development evenly across the country and to prevent it from being concentrated in Karachi. Karachi is the location of the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim, two of the region's largest and busiest ports. After the independence of Pakistan, the city population increased dramatically when hundreds of thousands of MuslimMuhajirs from India and from other parts of South Asia came to settle in Karachi.
KARACHI ... Plaintiff counsel Khawajwa Shamsul Islam submitted that the KarachiPortTrust had allegedly leased out an area of 881 acres of KPT land in 2007 at a throwaway price of Rs 2.50 per square yards to the DHA ... He submitted that there is serious danger to Karachi ports due to ...
Hence, it is urged that a short-term as well as a long-term strategy should be devised to address the water shortage issue of Karachi, including constituency ...Qureshi also met the president of the PTI Karachi, and during the meeting, party affairs were discussed in detail ... More From Karachi ... Karachi ... KARACHI.
UsmanShah alias Major Usman was caught in Quetta by a KarachiCTD team ... On September 25, the CTD disclosed the arrest of former station house officer Haroon Korai, who is considered one of the most influential and controversial cops of the Karachi police ... More From Karachi ... Karachi ... KARACHI.
KARACHI. The SindhHigh Court took strong exception to the absence of a senior police officer and directed him to appear on Nov 24 and furnish details about the whereabouts of 12 missing children ... It directed the PTF and JIT to hold their sessions again about missing children and file reports ... .
The KarachiMetropolitanCorporation (KMC) has decided to rehabilitate affected families of the anti-encroachment drive in various areas of the city ... He was speaking at a workshop held at the Competitive & Livable City of Karachi Project for Pakistan (CLICK) office on Thursday ... More From Karachi.
In the upper belt of Neelum Valley, a Muzaffarabad bound coaster fell onto the bank of Neelum River near Janawai village and as a result at least four passengers were killed and another 19, including an infant and three tourists from Karachi, were injured, said district disaster management officer Akhtar Ayub... .
KARACHI ... Under the new arrangement, 60pc doctors would be appointed on HMC by promotion from BS-17 having at least five-year service in grade BS-17 and 10pc amongst BS-18 senior medical officers and 30pc by initial appointment through the SindhPublic Service Commission ... The units would be established in SSP offices.
About 4294 personnel and officers of KarachiPolice would perform security duties at routes of central procession and different parts of the megalopolis on 12th Rabi-ul-Awwal. KARACHI, (UrduPoint / PakistanPointNews - ...
Then, as part of Operation Trident, escorted by fleet ships, a strike group of three missile boats armed with SovietSTYX surface-to-surface missiles, from a position 210 miles south west of Karachi, made a dash and the missiles locked on to their targets, sinking Pakistani warship Khaibar, killing 220 officers and sailors.