S. Raza Hassan

Two more police officials shot dead

KARACHI, April 10: Two more policemen were gunned down in the city only a day after a station house officer had been killed in Saddar and a CID police official had come under a gun attack in the Gulbahar area, officials

Gun seized from ‘TTP man’ used in Rahman’s killing

KARACHI, March 28: Ballistic tests have showed that the gun seized from a suspected Taliban leader after he was killed in a shootout with police had been used in the murder of noted social activist Parween Rahman two weeks ago, it emerged on Thursday.

Navy officer injured in targeted attack

KARACHI, Feb 27: A lieutenant commander of the Pakistan Navy was injured in a targeted attack in Keamari area of the city on Wednesday morning.

Counter-terrorism police unit being used for escorts

KARACHI, Feb 5: A special police unit meant to function exclusively as a counter-terrorism strike force set up in 2009 has ended up providing ‘gunmen’ and escorts to anyone who enjoys political clout, it emerged on Tuesday.

Three die in Karachi bomb blast

KARACHI, Jan 30: At least three people were killed and a number of others injured as the Sohrab Goth area continued to witness acts of terrorism for the second day on Wednesday.

Attack on police station leaves head constable dead

KARACHI, Jan 29: A policeman was killed and two others were wounded in a brazen attack launched by suspected militants on the Sohrab Goth police station on Tuesday evening, police said

DSP, ASI among four dead in Karachi blasts

KARACHI, Jan 24: Two blasts in a span of several minutes left four people, a DSP and an ASI among them, dead and 12 others, five of them policemen, injured in the Sherpao Colony of the city’s Landhi area on Thursday night.

Sit-ins bring city to a standstill

KARACHI, Jan 13: Almost the entire city was paralysed on Sunday evening because of sit-ins and protests in many areas by people expressing solidarity with the Shia and Hazara communities in Quetta.

Policeman among 10 killed across Karachi

KARACHI, Jan 4: In what appeared to be a surge in killings after a one-day gap, at least 10 people, including a police inspector and a political party activist, were killed in different parts of the city on Friday

Blast kills four going home after MQM rally

KARACHI, Jan 1: At least four people were killed and 45 men and two women injured in a bomb attack not far from the venue of a large public meeting organised by the Muttahida Qaumi Movement and addressed by Dr Tahirul Qadri on Tuesday