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Karachi: Capital city of Sindh, Pakistan
Karachi is the largest city in Pakistan and the twelfth-largest city in the world. It is the capital of the Pakistani province of Sindh. Ranked as a beta-global city, it is Pakistan's premier industrial and financial centre, with an estimated GDP of $164 billion (PPP) as of 2019. Karachi is Pakistan's most cosmopolitan city, linguistically, ethnically, and religiously diverse, as well as one of Pakistan's most secular and socially liberal cities. With its location on the Arabian Sea, Karachi serves as a transport hub, and is home to Pakistan's two largest seaports, the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim, as well as Pakistan's busiest airport, Jinnah International Airport.

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Karachi among the world's most unlivable cities [Video]

Karachi among the world's most unlivable cities

The pungent smell of rubbish wafts through Karachi's streets.

Credit: euronews (in English)     Duration: 02:00Published
Indigo flight from Sharjah to Hyderabad makes precautionary landing at Karachi airport | *News [Video]

Indigo flight from Sharjah to Hyderabad makes precautionary landing at Karachi airport | *News

An Indigo flight that was traveling between Sharjah and Hyderabad made a precautionary landing in Pakistan’s Karachi after the pilot observed a technical defect in the aircraft. #Indigoplane..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:35Published
SpiceJet flight from Delhi makes emergency landing in Pakistan | Oneindia news *BreakingNews [Video]

SpiceJet flight from Delhi makes emergency landing in Pakistan | Oneindia news *BreakingNews

A Dubai bound SpiceJet flight from Delhi made emergency landing in Karachi in Pakistan on Tuesday due to an indicator light malfunctioning. The aircraft landed safely in Karachi and passengers were..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 01:08Published
Udaipur Killing: Pakistan's Dawat-e-Islami linked tomurder | Oneindia News *news [Video]

Udaipur Killing: Pakistan's Dawat-e-Islami linked tomurder | Oneindia News *news

During interrogation, Kanhaiyalal Teli's killers revealed they had close links with Dawat-e-Islami in Karachi. Both the accused have been booked under UAPA and the case is now handed over to NIA. Watch..

Credit: Oneindia     Duration: 02:02Published

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The flight, travelling from Sharjah to Hyderabad, observed a technical defect, after which it was diverted to Pakistan as a precautionary measure.
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Two SpiceJet planes face emergencies midair in a day

A SpiceJet Boeing 737 MAX winging its way from Delhi to Dubai with nearly 160 people on board Tuesday morning had to divert to Karachi following a suspected fuel leak and landed safely in the Pakistani..
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SpiceJet aircraft makes emergency landing after windshield cracks mid-air, second incident in a day

Earlier in the day, a SpiceJet aircraft from Delhi to Dubai was forced to make an emergency landing in Karachi due to a defective fuel indication.
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DGCA orders probe after SpiceJet flight makes emergency landing in Karachi due to technical glitch

The SpiceJet spokesperson said that the flight was diverted to Pakistan due to the malfunctioning of an indicator light.
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What we know about Karachi-based Dawat-e-Islami, linked to the Udaipur killing

Dawat-e-Islami, a Sunni Islamic organisation was founded in Karachi in September 1981. One of the accused of the Udaipur beheading has links with it.
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Pakistan denies Udaipur violence accused's links to Karachi-based Islamist organisation

DGP Rajasthan said one of the two prime accused has links with the Karachi-based Ismalist organisation Dawat-e-Islami and had visited Karachi in 2014
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Udaipur murder: Accused has a Pakistan connection, here's what probe revealed

Udaipur tailor killing: One of the two prime accused had visited Karachi in 2014 and has links with a Pakistan-based organisation.
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Pak rejects India's statement over Karachi temple vandalism incident


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'Dawood Ibrahim living in Karachi': Haseena Parker's son to ED amid Nawab Malik investigation

The ED said that Dawood's nephew Alishah Parker revealed his location, saying that he is currently in Karachi, Pakistan.
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'Dawood is in Karachi', ED quotes don's nephew in charge sheet


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Pakistan increases electricity charges by Rs 4.8 per unit amid rising inflation

Pakistanis are facing great difficulties as the current government made tall claims of resolving the persistent issue of load shedding in Karachi.
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Qatar Airways diverts Delhi-Doha flight to Karachi after smoke indication in aircraft's cargo hold


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Australia in Pakistan: Babar Azam's 196 helps hosts salvage Karachi draw

Babar Azam's 196 helps Pakistan bat for almost two days in Karachi to rescue an unlikely draw against Australia in the second Test.
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IC-814 hijacker who killed flyer shot in Karachi

Zahoor Mistry Ibrahim, considered the most brutal among the five Indian Airlines flight IC-814 hijackers, was shot dead by two unidentified gunmen in Pakistan’s Karachi on March 1. Ibrahim, a..
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IC-814 hijacker Mistry Zahoor Ibrahim shot dead in Karachi: Report

Mistry Zahoor Ibrahim, one of the hijackers of Indian Airlines flight IC-814, was shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi on March 1, according to reports. Reports suggest that the unidentified attackers shot..
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Kashmiri fugitive Hurriyat member held in Pak for Rs 140 cr Rawalpindi housing scam

Pakistani authorities arrested on Wednesday Karachi-based fugitive Hurriyat member Altaf Ahmad Bhat of J&K and 16 of his business associates for allegedly embezzling more than Rs 140 crore from funds..
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Hindu temple's statues destroyed in Pakistan's Karachi


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Al Qaeda operated from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Karachi: Report


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Commodore KP Gopal Rao, who led team that sank three Pak ships and bombed Karachi in 1971, dies in Chennai


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#IndianLivesMatter goes viral in Pakistan, help offers pour in

Karachi-based humanitarian group Edhi Foundation on Friday wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi offering a fleet of 50 ambulances and services to address the Covid crisis. For providing services, the..
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Indian flight makes emergency landing in Karachi after passenger suffers cardiac arrest

Indigo Flight 6E1412 was coming from Sharjah and was bound for Lucknow. The plane was at the Karachi airport for 2 hours before leaving for Ahmedabad.
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Pakistan v South Africa: Debutant Nauman Ali takes 5-35 as hosts win first Test

Debutant Nauman Ali claims 5-35 as Pakistan wrap up a seven-wicket win over South Africa with a day to spare in the first Test in Karachi.
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Pakistan v South Africa: Kagiso Rabada reaches 200 Test wickets

Kagiso Rabada reached 200 Test wickets but South Africa suffered a late mini-collapse on the third day of the first Test against Pakistan in Karachi.
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Pakistan v South Africa: Fawad Alam hits century on day two in Karachi

Fawad Alam hits a century as Pakistan finish day two of the first Test against South Africa in Karachi with an 88-run lead.
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'Woh Hamsafar Tha' poet and lyricist Naseer Turabi passes away at 75

Renowned Urdu poet, lyricist and intellectual Naseer Turabi passed away in Karachi on Sunday.
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Pakistan: Hazaras intensify protest against Machh killing in Karachi

The protests, though largely peaceful, are not dying down in a country already embroiled in a deep political crisis.
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Pakistani woman becomes village head in UP's Etah, probe ordered

Bano Begum came to India from Karachi, Pakistan, to be a part of the wedding of one of her relatives in the Etah district never to go back.
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What is Navy Day? How India won 1971 war?: All you need to know

India observed Navy Day on Friday with Prime Minister Narendra Modi extending greetings to navy personnel and their families on the occasion. Indian Navy Day is celebrated every year on December 4 to..
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Sri Lankan boat with 100 kg heroin seized by Indian Coast Guard; six crew members arrested

Initial investigation revealed that the contraband was transferred to the Sri Lankan boat from a Pakistani dhow from Karachi.
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Sena's Sanjay Raut to Fadnavis: Wrest back PoK before talking of Karachi


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BSF detects tunnel, sand bags with Karachi markings at international border in Jammu

The BSF team got suspicious in the Basantar area near Whaleback area Gallar in District Samba at the International Border and detected a tunnel near the border fencing.
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D-company: In-depth look at Dawood Ibrahim's crime syndicate

In looking for a way out of the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) grey list, the Imran Khan-led government in Pakistan ended up admitting that Dawood Ibrahim, India's most-wanted mobster since 1994..
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Indian security agencies reveal Dawood Ibrahim's passport details, hours after Pakistan admits mobster lives in Karachi

According to the security agencies, the fugitive gangster, whose full name is Dawood Ibrahim Kaskar, holds several passports that mention different names and addresses in India, Pakistan, Dubai, and..
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India rejects Pakistan's 'absurd' comments on Karachi terror attack


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Had detailed discussion on Taj hotels bomb threat with CP & DCP of Mumbai police: Maha Home Minister Anil Deshmukh

Security outside Mumbai's two Taj hotels, at Colaba and Bandra, and the nearby areas were tightened on Tuesday morning after a bomb threat call from Karachi, the Mumbai Police said on this day.
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Mumbai: Security beefed outside Taj hotels after cops receive 26/11-like bomb threat from Karachi

The police further added that the call from Karachi came in the late hours on Monday.
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Taj Hotel receives bomb threat call from Pakistan; security beefed

Security tightened outside two Taj hotels in Mumbai on Tuesday after a call was received on an intervening night threatening to blow up the hotels with bombs. The call was traced to Karachi, Pakistan..
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Twitter abuzz in Pakistan with users claiming IAF activity near Karachi

IAF sources have denied any such activity by its fighter aircraft over Pakistan.
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Pakistani aviation authority says PIA pilot ignored air traffic control

Pakistani aviation authorities have told Pakistan International Airlines that the pilot of a passenger plane that crashed into a residential district of Karachi last month had ignored air traffic..
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Black boxes from crashed Pakistan jet head to France for analysis

Air crash investigators were en route from Pakistan to France on Monday with two 'black box' flight recorders of a Pakistani airliner that crashed in a residential area while trying to land in the port..
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Covid-19 Lockdown: 26 from Gujarat stranded in Pakistan seek MEA help to return

They had gone to Karachi in February-March to attend weddings and meet relatives but were forced to stay after lockdown for coronavirus came into force in India, trains and flights were canceled and..
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Crashed Pakistan A320 jet insured for $19.7 million: airline document

The Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) Airbus SE A320 jet that crashed into a crowded residential district of Karachi last week killing 97 people on board was insured for $19.7 million, an airline..
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Crashed Pakistan plane hit runway three times on first approach, minister says

The captain of a Pakistani airliner that crashed last week, killing 97 people on board, approached Karachi airport without announcing he couldn't open his landing gear and hit the runway three times, a..
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Investigators scour Pakistan air crash site for clues and cockpit voice recorder

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As Fazal Rahmaan, 80 and his wife, Wahida Rahmaan, 74, boarded a plane in the Pakistani city of Lahore on Friday, their family's biggest fear was that they might get catch the coronavirus on their way..
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