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Friday, January 19, 2018 | Today's Paper

IGP forms committee to probe killing of Naqeebullah

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

January 19, 2018 – 3:00 am

KARACHI: KARACHI: Inspector General Police (IGP) Sindh, AD Khawaja on Thursday ordered the formation of a three-member committee to probe the suspected extrajudicial killing of Naseemullah alias Naqeebullah, a 27-year-old from South Waziristan. 

Brutal murder of Professor Hasan Zafar Arif condemned

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

January 17, 2018 – 3:15 am

KARACHI: The Human Rights activists, Civil Society Members, Academia and Trade Unionists has strongly condemned the brutal murder of Professor Hasan Zafar Arif and demanded to Chief Justice of Pakistan to form a Joint Investigation Team (JIT) to bring the facts behind his killing.

Ninth Karachi Literature Festival from 9th February

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

December 14, 2017 – 3:00 am

KARACHI: The ninth Karachi Literature Festival (KLF) will be held on 9, 10, and 11 February 2018 at the Beach Luxury Hotel, Karachi. KLF brings together and celebrates Pakistani and international authors writing in diverse languages. The festival will feature talks, panel discussions, readings, book launches, English and Urdu mushaira, satire, author signings, performing arts, film screenings, book fair, literary awards, and a food court. 

Unilever reaffirmed its commitment

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

December 13, 2017 – 2:40 am

KARACHI: Unilever Pakistan on Tuesday reaffirmed its commitment towards enhancing gender diversity within its business by signing onto the Women’s Empowerment Principles, with support from UN Women. 

2016 was a difficult year for peasants in Sindh, moot told

By Zafar Ahmed Khan

December 10, 2017 – 3:24 am

KARACHI:  Sindh is a province where injustice against peasants has prevailed for centuries and peasants in 2016 were grieving over the plight of their existing justice system, which is very unfair and ineffective, and in the modern era, peasants were still witnessing a state of exploitative and slavery type relationship with landlords, said speakers at the launching ceremony of the State of Peasants’ Rights in Sindh 2016.