History work of Dr Mubarak Ali lauded
The work of the veteran historian Dr Mubarak Ali remembered and treasured by eminent speakers at an appreciation ceremony of the book "Challenges of History Writing in South Asia: Special Volume in honour of Dr Mubarak Ali" done on the occasion of the 6th International Urdu Conference organised by Arts Council of Pakistan, on Sunday afternoon.
Sunday Dec 1
Bonded for $37 till the landlord wants
By Amar Guriro KARACHI: To suppress the voices against different forms of modern slavery, including bonded labour of the agricultural workers, "unidentified" hands kidnapped an activist, kept hostage for three days and freed with a message; stop all type of activities against bonded labour.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
What links Bangalore arrest to Glasgow attacks
The arrest of alleged Lashkar-e-Tayiba sympathiser Dr Imran Ahmed alias Immu Bhai on Friday has breathed new life into the investigation into the plot to assassinate Hindu leaders in Bangalore.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Sardar Patel hated Hyderabadi culture: A.G. Noorani - Indiatalkies.com
Hyderabad, Nov 29: Eminent lawyer and political commentator A. G. Noorani said India's first home minister Sardar Patel was a "quintessential Hindu nationalist" who treated erstwhile Hyderabad State as a Muslim state and hated its culture.
Film by 9-year-olds Bags International Award: India's Young Talent
On their venture to portray their school's heritage, "Our first reaction was of disbelief.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Dengue still relentless : 14 more cases surface in city
KARACHI: Fourteen more dengue viral fever cases were reported in Karachi on Wednesday, said Dr M Shakeel Aamir Mullick, Focal Person for Dengue Surveillance Cell Sindh.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Five policemen killed in Pakistan firing - Indiatalkies.com
Islamabad, Nov 27: At least five policemen were killed and one person was injured in two separate incidents of firing at police mobiles in Hyderabad city of Pakistan's Sindh province Tuesday night, Xinhua reported.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Red Bus Buzz: Andhra Offers Online Services to NRIs
Hats off to the Andhra Pradesh government for launching the greatest relief, whilst it's dealing with the historic "Telengana Issue"! According to the project, It may be a migration or work visa, by gone are the times to await the long queue at State Secretariat department.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The Times of India
Indira favoured granting Telangana in 1969, book says
HYDERABAD: Contrary to the repeated assertion of chief minister Kiran Kumar Reddy that then Prime Minister Indira Gandhi was for united Andhra Pradesh , a new book on Telangana says Indira had favoured granting Telangana during the first phase of the statehood movement in 1969.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
The Indian Express
Security forces should be scrupulously bipartisan in probing terror cases: PM
Touching upon the issue of communal riots in the country, the Prime Minister said that during the current year some states witnessed a substantial increase in the number of communal incidents.Pti photo so that people do not lose faith in the professionalism of investigative agencies and the secular nature of country's polity.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Children film fest to get even better next time: Organisers
Hyderabad, Nov 22: Increased footfalls and greater than before participation by children made the 18th International Children's Film Festival, India, a successful event, which screened 200 films from 48 countries.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
'Powerful' label on Indian Mujahideen
New Delhi, Nov. 21: The Indian Mujahideen remains "powerful" despite co-founder Yasin Bhatkal's arrest, has a "sizeable home-grown" network with Pakistan handlers and can team up with the Lashkar "to strike at short notice", the Intelligence Bureau chief said today.
Pakistan Christian Post
Long Marchers for Baloch Missing Persons reaching Karachi
Hyderabad: November 21, 2013. The Long Marchers have completed 700 km and entered Karachi after travelling 27 days on foot.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Global Voices Online
Pakistan's IMF Bailout Brings Painful Rise in Inflation
Protest in Hyderabad, Pakistan against IMF and World bank for price hikes in petroleum and the electricity tariff in the country.
Ind-Ra upgrades Heil's bank loans to 'Ind B'
Hyderabad, Nov 20 : India Ratings Research on Wednesday upgraded Hyderabad Educational Institutions Private Limited's INR 689.7 million bank loans to 'IND B' from 'IND D' rating.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Stronger campaign for land reforms urged
A meeting of civil society organisations decided to organise a series of lobbying meetings, media briefings and protest demonstrations against the Sindh government's stance.
PCB dissolves interim committees of regional bodies
Staff Report LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board has dissolved the interim committees of regional cricket associations and put them under its domestic cricket department till the electoral process is completed.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Telangana: Small is Good
The new state of Telangana is imminent. This process is likely to end with an Indian republic with about 50 states.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Animation should be beyond cute and clean: Shilpa Ranade
Hyderabad, Nov 17: Director Shilpa Ranade, whose animation film "Goopi Gawaiyaa Bagha Bajaiyaa" is being screened at the 18th International Children's Film Festival, India , says that one needs to go further than cute animation that has been a trend for long.
Thu Nov 14, 2013
Hunt for 10 blast brains
The National Investigation Agency has stepped up its hunt for 10 Indian Mujahideen operatives, some of them suspects in the Patna and Bodhgaya serial blasts.