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# karachi - Friday 22 May, 2020

107 killed as Pakistani passenger plane crashes near Karachi

The aircraft arriving from the eastern city of Lahore was carrying 99 passengers and eight crew.

# karachi - Saturday 27 May, 2017

So many people have drowned in this Pakistani city that swimming has been banned

It has been banned for six months.

# karachi - Saturday 12 November, 2016

Islamic State claims deadly attack at Muslim shrine that left 43 dead

The shrine is worshipped by the Sufi branch of Islam that believes in living saints.

# karachi - Friday 11 December, 2015

Couple take baby boy home from hospital - find out he's been swapped with a girl

There was no other complaint of any missing baby at the hospital.

# karachi - Monday 9 June, 2014

Karachi international airport reopens after siege which killed 30

The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for the assault on the airport, which began last night.

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# karachi - Monday 27 May, 2013

Teen rescued after kidnappers lured him through Facebook

The culprits started chatting to the 13-year-old six months ago.

# karachi - Saturday 11 May, 2013

11 dead in Karachi bomb blast as voting takes place in Pakistan

More than 86 million people are eligible to vote as the elections marks the first transition from one civilian government to another in the country’s 66 year history.

# karachi - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Former president Musharraf returns to Pakistan, vows to ‘save’ country

A crowd of hundreds turned out to welcome the former military ruler at Karachi Airport as he ended his four years of exile ahead of elections in May.

# karachi - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Factory fires kill more than 310 in Pakistan

Massive fires have gutted factories in Pakistan’s two largest cities, killing hundreds of people and prompting calls for an overhaul of industrial safety standards.

# karachi - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

From The Daily Edge In pictures: whale shark displayed in Pakistan Whale Shark This post contains images

In pictures: whale shark displayed in Pakistan

Fishermen say that they found the 40-foot-long dead shark in the Arabian Sea near Karachi.

# karachi - Monday 9 January, 2012

Former president Musharraf will return to Pakistan to contest elections

Pervez Musharraf faces charges in Pakistan of not providing adequate security to Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto ahead of her assassination in 2007.

# karachi - Saturday 11 June, 2011

Shocking video emerges of boy being shot dead by Pakistani security forces Pakistan This post contains videos

Shocking video emerges of boy being shot dead by Pakistani security forces

Pakistani security forces are under pressure to explain the video of an unarmed 18-year-old being shot at point-blank range. He later bled to death.

# karachi - Monday 16 May, 2011

Saudi diplomat killed in southern Pakistan

Investigating officers believe the shooting was motivated by anger over Saudi Arabia’s decision to send troops to Bahrain to quell anti-government protests there.

# karachi - Tuesday 19 October, 2010

Karachi attacks leave at least 17 dead

Gunmen targeted Pakistan’s southern city in double attack.