Sep 06

Karachi: Teenage girl killed after gang rape Shah Faisal Colony

gang rape Shah Faisal ColonyKARACHI: Some unknown culprits gang raped a teenage girl first and later on killed her in Shah Faisal Colony of Karachi, media reports.

According to the neighbors, four culprits jumped into a house during power break and gang raped a teenaged, 16-year old, girl Lado first and then squeezed her neck to death and fled away amid the darkness.

The local residents staged stern protest against gang rape and girl’s killing; they stormed into local police station to file a case and demand arrest of the culprits involved in the incident.

Deceased Lado was youngest amongst five brothers and sisters; she was sleeping alone in the house when culprits intruded into that and killed her after rape.

One suspected accused was captured and handed over to the police by the neighbors but he denies of committing any crime while local people are not satisfied over police action in the case.

The police have filed a case on plea of girl’s father and launched search for arresting the culprits.

Sep 04

Zulfiqar Cheema appointed as new IG Sindh Police

Zulfiqar Cheema IG Sindh PoKARACHI: Zulfiqar Cheema has been appointed as new Inspector General Police (IGP) Sindh. Cheema will replace Shahid Nadeem Baloch.

The decision came following the special cabinet session held to deliberate on the law and order situation in Karachi.

Prior to his appointment, Cheema had been serving as the IG of the National Highway and Motorway Police.

Cheema also served as the Director General (DG) Immigration and Passport and was credited with clearing the backlog of passports within one month.

During his tenure as RPO Gujranwala, Cheema arrested several key criminals and significantly decreased the crime rate.

Meanwhile, the appointment has been criticized by the PPP with Provincial Information Minister Sharjeel Memon saying it was imposed on Sindh. “Nawaz Sharif has started the politics of 1990s. We consider this as the beginning of Governor Rule in the province,” he said.

Aug 25

Winner List of Veet Celebration Beauty Awards 2013 Red Carpet & Main Event

Winner list of VCB 2013 awardsVeet Celebration of Beauty” on 24th August in Karachi. The much awaited event has become a landmark fixture of the Pakistani fashion and entertainment calendar and is well-attended by celebrities, 

Winner list of  Veet Celebration of Beauty Awards 2013 held at Expo Center Karachi on 24th August 2013. The first ever fashion show to have beauty awards in Pakistan. An Event by Veet In association with ARY MUSIK. –

[highlight]Winners of Veet Celebration Of Beauty Awards 2013:[/highlight]

Most Beautiful Smile

Mehreen Raheel

Mehwish Hayat

Humaima Malik

Mahira Khan

[highlight]Syra Yousuf            <—– WINNER [/highlight]

Most Beautiful Skin

[highlight]Ayyan                        <—– WINNER[/highlight]

Rabia Butt

Juggan Kazim

Aisha Linnea

Mahnoor Baloch

Best Posture

Cybil Chaudhry

[highlight]Nadia Ali                  <—–  WINNER[/highlight]


Fayeza Ansari

Amna Ilyas

Miss Elegance

[highlight]Mahnoor Baloch    <—– WINNER[/highlight]

Aaminah Haq

Iman Ali

Reema Khan

Sonya Jehan

Miss Photogenic

[highlight]Aamina Sheikh     <—– WINNER[/highlight]

Amna Ilyas


Nooray Bhatti

Saima Azhar

Most Promising Model Of The Year

Huma Khan

[highlight]Saima Azhar           <—– WINNER[/highlight]

Sana Khan

Sana Sarfaraz

Sehrish Bhukari

Beauty Of The Year


Mahira Khan

Aisha Linnea

[highlight]Humaima Malik     <—– WINNER[/highlight]

Mehwish Hayat

Miss Catwalk

[highlight]Amna Ilyas                <—– WINNER [/highlight]

Iraj Manzoor

Fayeza Ansari


Mehreen Syed


Jul 31

Youm-e-Ali: Cellphone services to be suspended in Lahore, Karachi

mobile phone ban block cellular phoneLAHORE / KARACHI: Mobile phone services are scheduled to be suspended in Lahore and Karachi on Wednesday, on account of Youm-e-Ali, Express News reported.

Cellular services will be suspended from 4pm to 8pm in Lahore. While Karachi will suffer a prolonged closure from 6am to 8pm.

There were some reports that cellular services in other parts of the country may also be suspended.

The government has also decided to impose a ban on pillion riding in the areas adjacent to the procession.

In Lahore, DIG operations Rai Mohammad Tahir said that the procession will be monitored with the help of 300 close circuit camers and people will be allowed to attend the procession only after being frisked at three separate points.

Snipers would also be positioned above high rise buildings along the procession route.

Tahir added that as many as 5000 police personnel will be deployed in Lahore.

Meanwhile in Karachi, a Pakistan Telecommunication Authority spokesperson told The Express Tribune that cellular services will remain suspended in Karachi from 6am to 8pm.

Police has also issued a traffic map for Karachi, listing alternative traffic routes and all the areas which have have been blocked off.

Jun 29

Mobile phones, laptops, drugs recovered from prisoners in Karachi

jail operationKARACHI: Rangers and police conducted a search operation in the central prison and recovered mobile phones, laptops and drugs from prisoners’ custody,

According to police sources, the operation was started early in the morning in which the forces recovered mobile phones, laptops and drugs from prisoners’ custody. SAMAA