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Ex-traffic police inspector shot dead

Unidentified gunmen attacked his restaurant in Baldia

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April 8, 2019

 

Dog attacks child in Karachi, holds on for 18 minutes

The dog was someone’s pet

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April 8, 2019

 
 

CTD arrest suspected MQM-London target killer in Karachi’s Baldia Town

The suspect has killed four people

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December 12, 2018

 

The fast and the furious: Robbers loot a milk shop in Baldia Town in 37 seconds

The robbery took place during broad daylight

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October 22, 2018

 

TLP ‘crane’ pushes its way into Sindh Assembly

TLP makes its way to Sindh Assembly, winning two seats in Karachi   Newly minted religious group, Tehreek-e-Labaik Pakistan, has made it to power, winning its first-ever seats in the general elections July 25. The other, more major religious parties, suffered a stunning setback in Karachi.  The Khadim Rizvi-led TLP won Sindh Assembly seats PS-107…

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July 26, 2018

 

Will turn Karachi into Paris, Shehbaz tells supporters

PML-N president Shehbaz Sharif said he will turn Karachi into Paris, if he is given an opportunity to serve the people of the mega city. “The people of Karachi have faced oppression and injustice in the past,” Sharif said, promising that he would get Karachi its rights after coming into power. He was addressing a…

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June 25, 2018

 

Drinking water a rarity in Karachi’s Baldia Town

The water supply position in Karachi’s Baldia Town has been getting worst day by day. Protests for the supply of clean drinking water can be witnessed in the area almost daily. The situation is leading to various water borne diseases, but elected representatives have no realization of people’s unending sufferings.  

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April 20, 2018

 

Baldia factory fire: Five years on, perpetrators still at large

KARACHI: Five years on, the perpetrators of the Baldia factory fire in which more than 250 people were burned to death, are still at large.  September 11, 2012 was an ill-fated day for more than 250 workers of Ali Enterprises’ factory where a fire erupted and 260 people burned to their death subsequently. Initially attempts…

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September 11, 2017

 

Video: Mustafa Kamal questions police action against his party workers

Chairman Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Syed Mustafa Kamal negotiating with SSP Baldia Town Asif Razzaq following the clash with law enforcement agency in Karachi.

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May 14, 2017

 

Karachi landslide kills at least five

KARACHI: At least five members of a single family were killed in a landslide in Karachi, Samaa reported. According to details, a giant piece of rock fell on a house located at Gulshan-e-Ghazi area of the provincial capital in the wee hours of Thursday. Five people, including a woman, were killed in the incident. Rescue…

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April 6, 2017

 

No pressure exerted on Bhola: investigation officer

Investigating officer of Baldia tragedy SSP Investigation Akhtar Farooq said Rehman Bhola was not subjected to any pressure. There are no solid evidences against MQM-P leader Rauf Siddiqui in Baldia fire case, he said while talking to Samaa in current affairs program ‘Awaz’. Watch what else he said.

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January 26, 2017

 

U-Turn: Bhola says not involved in Baldia fire

Rehman Bhola said he is not involved in the most ravaging fire at Baldia Town factory—days after he confessed having triggered the blaze at the behest of Hammad Siddiqui that left over 260 people dead. Watch what else he said.

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January 26, 2017

 

More shocking details of Bhola’s revelations surface

KARACHI: Abdul Rehman alias Bhola, the key suspect of Baldia factory arson pleaded guilty by confessing his involvement in stoking massive conflagration that charred over 250 human beings. Some more details of his statement came to the fore on Saturday. Besides Hammad Siddiqui, several other office-bearers of the party have been found out to be…

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December 24, 2016

 

Karachi: 18 held in combing operation

KARACHI: Police arrested at least 18 suspected criminals during intelligence-based combing operation in city’s Baldia Town area, and recovered arms and drugs. Officials said 200 personnel of police and Rapid Response Force participated in the operations that was carried out early morning. According to police, the accused held during the operation were wanted in various…

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September 16, 2016

 

JIT report blows the lid off Baldia factory fire mystery

  A joint investigation team of detectives has made startling revelations about the  inferno that devoured hundreds of people at the factory located in Baldia Town area in Karachi in 2012. Watch this report.

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February 24, 2016

 

Karachi road mishaps claim 8 lives

  KARACHI: At least eight people including four of a family were killed and two others wounded in two separate roadside accidents in Karachi. An ill-fated family was on way back home after attending a wedding when they were hit by a dumper late Monday night. The dumper hit a motorcycle carrying five members of a…

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February 16, 2016

 

Five hurt in gun assault by rivals in Baldia

KARACHI: At least five people including a woman sustained injuries in a firing incident near a market in Karachi area of Baldia Town in Sunday’s wee hours. The violent affray took place in Baldia Town in the limit of Madina Colony police station, where two gunmen, Asif and Abid, resorted to firing, injuring five people including…

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December 13, 2015

 

Rangers round up over 100 suspects in 48 hours

KARACHI: Sindh Rangers stepped up its operations against criminals in Karachi in the wake of a deadly attack on paramilitary troops in Baldia Town, SAMAA reported on Sunday. Four Rangers personnel were killed after they were ambushed by gunmen on motorcycles in Baldia Town on Friday. In multiple raids conducted in Safoora, Surjani Town, Lyari,…

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November 22, 2015

 

130 suspects detained; four ‘terrorists’ killed in Karachi

KARACHI: Following a fresh wave of violence in Karachi, Rangers and police eliminated four alleged terrorists and rounded up more than 130 suspected criminals in the city during last 24 hours, Samaa reported Sunday. According to our correspondent, the alleged terrorists were killed in an encounter with the paramilitary forces near Northern Bypass, on the…

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November 22, 2015

 

FIR of attack on Rangers personnel registered

KARACHI: A case of attack on Rangers personnel in Baldia Town has been registered in Ittehad Town police station, Samaa reported Saturday. The case was registered under sections of murder and attempt to murder, while clauses of anti-terrorism act were also included in the FIR. Yesterday, four Rangers personnel were martyred in a gun attack…

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November 21, 2015

 
 
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