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Senior newsman Mustafa Jaffery passes away

KARACHI- Mustafa Jaffery, a senior journalist and diplomat, died of a heart attack, he was 75. Mr Jaffery received his education at Allahabad. He worked with the daily Pakistan Standard land the Pakistan Press International and edited Pakistan Sentinel and an evening daily in the fifties in Karachi. He later worked as a PRO with […]

Shabbir Durrani dies

KARACHI- Shabbir Durrani, a senior journalist, expired on Wednesday after a protracted illness. He was 62 and left behind a widow, six daughters and two sons. Durrani suffered from kidney and liver failure and was under treatment at the Kidney Centre since last two months. His burial took place in a local graveyard late on […]

Z.A.- Suleri passes away

LAHORE, April 21: Z.A. Suleri, one of the senior most journalists, whose career spanned half a century, died of heart failure in a local hospital on Wednesday night. He was 86. Mr. Suleri was suffering from cancer and heart disease for quite some time. On Wednesday, he was taken to a hospital for treatment where […]

Ghias Siddiqui passes away

KARACHI, FEBRUARY 25:Ghias Ahmed Siddiqui, a senior journalist, died here on Wednesday. He had been admitted to a local hospital for the last 20 days. He was 76. Mr. Siddiqui will be buried in the Defence Housing Society Authority graveyard after Zuhar prayers on Thursday. His funeral procession will start from his residence (42, lane […]

Veteran journalist dies

KARACHI: A.M.A. Qaiyum, a veteran journalist and trade union leader, died here on here on Tuesday. He was laid to rest at Sakhi Hasan graveyard on Wednesday. Fateha Soyem will be held after Friday prayers at the Sharfabad mosque for men while for the ladies arrangements have been made at his residence house no. 355, […]