Search


You have searched for "karachi"

Showing 3041-3050 of 3050

Sort by: Newest | Oldest | Relevance


AseanPlus News 03 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Security tight ahead of march

B>KARACHI: /B>Security was tight in this southern port city yesterday ahead of what organisers promised would be a massive march to protest against a possible US-led war with Iraq, officials said.

Other Sport 01 Mar 2003 | 12:00 AM

Indian bookies cashing in on World Cup fever

Although illegal in India, betting has reached unprecedented levels in Bombay since the World Cup began two weeks ago, police told Reuters.

AseanPlus News 25 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Afghan minister killed in crash

B>KARACHI:/BA chartered aircraft carrying Afghanistan's minister of industry and a Chinese mining executive crashed off southern Pakistan, killing all eight people aboard, officials said.

AseanPlus News 23 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Nine gunned down on way to prayers

B>KARACHI:/BUnidentified gunmen killed at least nine Shi'ite Muslims and wounded eight as they headed to evening prayers here yesterday, police and hospital officials said.

AseanPlus News 13 Feb 2003 | 12:00 AM

Muslims in Asia celebrate under veil of security

B>JAKARTA/B>: Millions of Muslims gathered throughout the region yesterday to observe Aidiladha beneath a heavy veil of security prompted by rising tensions over Iraq.

AseanPlus News 29 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Pakistani witness to Pearl slaying blames Arab trio

B>KARACHI/B>: An Arab drew the knife across the throat of US journalist Daniel Pearl 12 months ago while another Arab filmed the execution, a Pakistani militant who led police to his grave and says he witnessed the slaying has told interrogators.

Other Sport 29 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Kenyan police dismiss New Zealand security fears

Kenyan police have dismissed as outrageous a statement by New Zealand Cricket that it will be unsafe to play a World Cup fixture in Nairobi next month.

Lifestyle 13 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Fighting with words

RITA Gomez Biddulph was not one to let difficult situations prevent her from reaching her dreams. Overcoming financial obstacles, she worked her way to an amazing career as a journalist for Reuters and then lawyer for the UK Government. ELIZABETH TAI met her in London recently.

Nation 02 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Hambali – the KMM link man

There is a close link between the Jemaah Islamiah and the Kumpulan Militan Malaysia. They share the aspiration of setting up an Islamic state in Malaysia through violence and by overthrowing a democratically-elected government. One person, who was able to forge that link, was Hambali, the operations director of Osama bin Laden's al-Qaeda movement, write WONG CHUN WAI and LOURDES CHARLES in the concluding part of a two-series article.

Nation 01 Jan 2003 | 12:00 AM

Hambali used RM2mil collected from donations to fund his extremist operations

Hambali, Asia#8217;s most wanted terror suspect with links to Osama bin Laden#8217;s al-Qaeda movement, had at least RM2mil cash in hand to run his campaign of terror while he was operating in the region, according to intelligence reports.