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Badin Press Club elects new office-bearers

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BADIN- Malik Illyas, Shoukat Memon and others made a clean sweep in annual elections of Badin Press Club on Saturday. According to results announced by Election Committee Chairman Altaf Shad Memon, Malik Illyas secured 17 votes and won the slot of president, while his rival candidate Abdul Shakoor Memon received 9 votes. Shoukat Memon managed to win […]

Google honours singer Iqbal Bano

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KARACHI: Google honoured acclaimed singer Iqbal Bano with her very own Google Doodle on what would have been her 81st birthday. The illustration, designed by Karachi-based guest artist Samya Arif, celebrates the singer famous for her rendition of ghazal, nazm and various classical forms, as well as music for film and patriotic songs. She passed […]

An app to rent a car by the hour

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Anyone who doesn’t own a vehicle knows how anxiety-inducing it is to think about running all those errands, the stops and the route to be taken so you pay the lowest fare. And with car prices through the roof, what can you do? Enter Roamer and it might just get a bit more convenient. Roamer […]

Election for KPC president tied as Democrats win

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KARACHI: In a rare event, the election between Mohammad Imtiaz Khan Faran of the Democrats and Ahmed Khan Malik of the United Panel tied on Saturday with each securing 579 votes, prompting the election committee to withhold the result until Jan 6. The recount was done thrice before the election committee asked both the groups […]

KU Prof Inam Bari laid to rest

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KARACHI: Former Karachi University mass communication department Professor Inam Bari, who passed away on Friday night, was laid to rest in the university graveyard on Saturday. He was suffering from renal disease for quite a long time and undergoing treatment at a private hospital in the metropolis. Scores of mourners, including educationists, relatives and a […]