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Green Line Train Karachi to Islamabad Timing, Fare & Facilities

The timing of trains in Pakistan is a huge issue most of the time the trains are hours late than their determined time. Due to the timing and comfort issue, travellers shifted to bus services that offered exact timings and comfort as well. Travellers stopped using trains and due to which the condition of railway went from bad to worst. In the last decade, many passengers have shifted from trains to bus services due to the uncertainty of the trains. But when the journey is long then the bus is also not a good option as one can’t sit in the same gesture of long durations. To cope up the requirements, Pakistan railway has come up with green line train. …

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Careem and Uber to be Banned by Sindh Government

The cab hailing services got quite popular in Pakistan during the last two years and became the priority of many people. Even people prefer to use these services rather than using their vehicle to move around. On the other hand, those who are driving these are earning a reasonable amount of money through these services. The two cab hailing services in Pakistan are Uber and Careem; both have been given warning by Sindh Government to get registered and take route permits from the government. Sindh’s transport minister informed that these services are operating at their own will and haven’t registered with us. The step has been taken days after a woman jumped out of the speeding car and said that …

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Alamgir Khan’s ‘Fixit’ team initiated ‘Fixit App’

The campaign ‘Fixit’ is getting popular among masses by every of the passing day. The authorities were dumbfounded after they thought ‘Fixit’ is meraly a campaign to have the slid of manholes back in the city Karachi. But the initiator of this campaign, who himself belongs to a known political party opened up the phase and increased their pace to highlight the severe issues of Karachi. Alamgir Khan, who have been playing quite an active role in PTI, kept this project completely apolitical and called all the people. Even from different parties to stand for a cause. The campaign was launched to cope the civic issues and furthermore also emphasized on the rehabilitation and education of the orphans in the …

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Ahsan Khan’s video rocks: Educated homeless man gets the job with accommodation

“Never underestimate the power of a common man.” Might be many of you heard it before but currently according to the scenario globally, it can be rephrased as “Never underestimate the power of the social media in the hands of  common man”. The above-written lines are just to pen down the positives of technology, despite the fact the tech obsessed world is rapidly changing our priorities. The social media is one of the most beneficial outcomes of the technology, which allows one to spread his voice all around the globe just simply by resting at his home. The social media charisma have been changing dozens of life and the example which is yet to be mentioned is one of the …

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Home delivery services for passport inaugurated in Karachi

The citizens of Pakistan’s biggest economic city, Karachi, will now be enjoying getting their passport in their hands at their door step against cheap charges as the services are official launched on Monday. In collaboration with country’s largest courier service, TCS, and the National Bank of Pakistan, the government will carry out the service of delivering passport to the citizens of Karachi. The ceremony for the inauguration was held at the Regional Passport Office, Sadar, where Immigration and Passports director Mazhar Yasin Watto was present as the chief guest; besides, TCS marketing director Naiyar  Saifi was also present in the ceremony. Under this project, the citizens of inside Karachi will be facilitated with the home delivery of their passports via …

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Government all set to expound new auto policy

The government of Pakistan is all set to publicise new strategy for the automobile industry, as said the Federal Minister for Industries and Production, Ghulam Murtaza Khan Jatoi. ‘Our aim is to invite more and more investors into the country,” said Jatoi, adding the new policy will persuade the new as well as existing automobile manufacturers to invest their capital in Pakistan so that country’s security and macroeconomic image may improve. “The Minister of Industries wants to move ahead with the new auto, policy, taking into account reservations of the Federal Board of Revenue (FBR),” said the minister during talking to Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) representatives at the head office. “We are in contact with Fiat, Renault …

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Lootlo.pk presents ‘Food Festival’ giving up to 70% discount on various food chains

December is full of surprises and hereby its proved as all others giving whopping discounts on daily life accessories, Lootlo.pk intending to be a step ahead from all others have commenced ‘Food Festival’ from 21st December. The thing which have created a buzz for foodies is that some known food chains countrywide are linked in by Lootlo.pk and furthermore they have initiated discounts up to 70%. The exciting discounts on your favorite food from your favorite outlet is not less than a super-surprise this December. And in some way it is also one of the easiest way to get charge yourself with some hot foods this winter. Although, it isn’t the 1st time sale or discount offer organised by Lootlo.pk as …

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Khaadi turns 17! Brings 50% discount on all items from 12-13 December

This winter season is turning out a bigger one for the shopping-enthusiasts out in the country. Those who regretting on not availing the discount offers should open their eyes wide as Khaadi on its 17th birthday brings out eye-opening discounts, as Khaadi quoted its “50% off on all items”. Yeah, you heard it right, go and grab the opportunity. Khaadi is the Pakistani fashion brand, headquartered in Karachi, has presence all across the globe. With their inventiveness and credibility it has been standing among the top fashion brands of Pakistan. The brand was founded by Shamoon Sultan, back in 1999 on December 13,  as tomorrow on 13 Khaadi will turn out 17, the superior brand brings out a special offer …

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Travly to launch its Rickshaw services for Karachiites

Finally, the city with whopping population has got a transportation company, which vows to become the Uber of Pakistan. Yeah, Travly has finally stepped in Karachi to provide its Tuk Tuk Rickshaw Services. Karchiites will be happy with this arrival, as earlier Travly begin their services in Lahore and Uber International also planned to launch their services in Lahore, although, with this launch Karchiites will be able to avail the Travly Rickshaw services, which works quite similarly on the principles of Uber. The service will be allowing Karchiites to avail rickshaw service at ease of their houses, rather than waiting out to get a transport, all you have to do is tell about your location and get the Rickshaw at …

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Halloween Day in Pakistan: Mahira Khan, Wasim Akram, Mehwish Hayat spotted at Karachi event

31st October worldwide is celebrated as  Halloween Day, the day is celebrated with religious reverence by the Western Christians. However, many other Non-Christians celebrate this day as an exciting event, which just meant as celebration to them. The thing which should be cleared it isn’t a taboo, which it is supposed to be, it is an event, which just people went on celebrating the way which they found more amusing. Though, we can’t deny the myths about the event. Putting aside the debate about Halloween’s celebration in Pakistan, the day is also relished countrywide but not on much bigger scale. The higher class/top-educated one’s, who have some sound knowledge about the day, celebrate this event. In Karachi, the top celebrities …

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Event: Noori the band to launch their 3rd album ‘Begum Gul Bakaoli Sarfrosh’

Noori is a recognizable band, also regarded as one of the pioneer of 21st Century pop revolution of Pakistan. The anticipation of Noori fans were sky-high, when they came to know about their 3rd Album launch, after a pause of around a decade. Noori’s recent song release of ‘Aik Tha Badshah’ grabbed huge public attention and song successfully worked as a  ‘water droplet’ after a huge ‘Noori drought’. But here we have some big news, Noori is going to come up with their 3rd album, the launching ceremony is just a few days away from us. Here are the details: Noori have decided to name this event as ‘Noori Album Launch and Meet & Greet’, which will be held in …

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Masala Family Festival 2015 all set to began from 10 Oct in Lahore

Hey foodies, get your taste-buds charge, it’s time for Masala Family Festival. Your very own 2-days festival that will be commencing from 10th October at Expo Center Lahore. Timings for the festival will be 10 a.m. to 09 p.m. It will never be wrong to call it the most anticipated festival for the epicures. For must they were waiting it from the day when dates of the festival were announced. Earlier, this year festial went on spreading smiles and appetizing Karachiites and now it’s the time for the city entitled as unofficial ‘King of Food’, yeah its Lahore. The city which is famous for its remarkable hospitalization and endless food variety will be having Masala festival, that works as icing …

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Top 6 Best Gyms in Karachi

People have started to understand the value of maintaining the right physical fitness plan. This is where fitness gyms, fitness clubs, yoga centres and the likes jump in. Let’s check out a few of the well known gyms of Karachi in terms of not how fantastic they look but in terms of performance, coaches, gear as well as client comments. Very best Gyms in Defence/Clifton Amazingly, the Clifton/defence citizens are to be given the money for starting this unsung campaign towards weight problems and also extra weight. All good things that come to the sea coastline meet the Clifton/defence walas before these people hit the rest of the city.

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Factory Worker to A Cricketer: Anwar Ali Story

The Story of Anwar Ali’s popularity to International Cricket, His blitz against the world’s number T20 team was nothing short of sensational clean striking but life wasn’t always kind to him. Anwar Ali father passed away in his young age. Being the single earner of family, he was instructed to work in a factory at 200/day salary. Small Anwar believed cricket as his life. He wasted his free time enjoying tape-ball cricket in the roads of Orangi Town, Karachi and staying in contact with the passion for his life. “I used to get Rs. 200 each day and that wasn’t sufficient for our family,” said Anwar in an interview. “At times, my mother couldn’t even extra Rs50 for me because …

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List of Software Houses in Karachi

Karachi is one of the largest business city of Pakistan. It contains almost every business in the city. Among all the business, most prominent and most important business is ” Software House “. There is a long list of software houses in Karachi. Let’s check out the list of most famous software houses in Karachi given below: Also read: Software Houses in Lahore Also Read: Software Houses in Islamabad Also read: Top 10 Best Software Houses of Pakistan A2Z Creatorz Business Type: Application Development, E Commerce, IT Consultancy, Managed IT Services, mCommerce, Mobile Applications, SEO, Software Product, Software Services. Access Group Business Type: IT Consultancy, Managed IT Services, Software Services. Aekpani Networks Business Type: Application Development, Business Management System, E Commerce, IT …

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Food Panda and EatOye Join Hands

Food Panda and Eatoye have decided to merge all their operations and both these two will continue to operate as separate brands. Both these brands will be working under the same roof and administration. According to the news, Nauman Sikander and Rai Umair will lead all the operations. For all those who are not familiar with: Food Panda had acquired EatOye earlier this year. Then they decided to operate separately as different companies. The process of merging the operations is still under consideration. However, Sources suggested that this decision has came from Germany (global headquarter for Rocket Internet). The sources also said that no employee was removed from either of the companies as a consequence of the merger. Workforce combined together for …

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Top 5 Green Cities of Pakistan

Every city and town of Pakistan is famous for something. Although the cleaning and sewerage system in most of the cities of Pakistan but still following are the top five green cities of Pakistan. Lahore: First green city in the list is Lahore. Lahore is a city that gets major heedfulness by the authorities; be it city development or green spaces. Lahore always remained at top as compared to other cities of Punjab. Parks and Horticulture (PHA) endeavors quite well in making the city look greener and beautiful. Islamabad: Islamabad, the capital of Pakistan and house of mountains and lush greenery, is the next most beautiful green city in Pakistan. However, the unplanned construction and rapid commercialization in the city is …

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”Welcome To Karachi” Got A Battle On Hands

The new trend in Bollywood industry is to fight legal battles long before the film releases. Besides taking Okay certificate from censor board now film makers have to be careful about the social workers and NGO’s. Any dialogue or any scene can offend them and then the film makers have to fight the case in court and win it before they can release their film. Same is the debacle with Welcome to Karachi. The film stars Arshad Warsi in pivotal role. Though the tag line states that “To survive they must stay foolish” but it is not enough for NGO citizens for better India. Who are claiming that a particular song from the film hurts the Better India vision. The …

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Sandhi Sudha Plus In Karachi

Sandhi Sudha Plus is the latest version of Sandhi Sudha Oil that is a naturally manufactured oil. It provides relief from multiple joint pains like knee pain, shoulder pain, back pain, arthritis and cervical, joint pain, etc. The main purpose of this oil is to retrieve back the normal functionality of various affected body parts through improving the amount and flow of synovial fluid between the joints. Sandhi Sudha Plus works very fast in relieving regular pains. It is useful for daily life and for all ages. Due to the old age, injuries, wrong postures or fatness our body tends to lose this fluid from the joints. Due to which these joints start paining and carelessness towards these pains can …

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Middle East car booking service ‘Careem’ to step-in Pakistan

The most popular transportation service of Middle East – Careem – is going to be officially launched in Pakistan on May 06. Careem is a private transportation company that is working in 16 cities in the region: Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Beirut, Cairo, Casablanca, Dammam, Dhahran, Doham Dubai, Jeddah, Khobar, Kuwait, Rabat, and Riyadh. And now it is coming to Pakistan. The official inauguration of Careem Center in Pakistan will be took place on May 06, 2015. Careem is a private car booking service. Customer can order a car online or using mobile app, track their rides in real-time, pay with credits, and access receipts online. Careem is providing its services to large corporations as well who have signed up all …

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First-ever Solar Powered Luxury House of Pakistan

First of its kind in Pakistan, Ali Naqvi is the owner of this house that runs entirely with the help of solar power. This house is situated in Karachi Defense Phase VIII. When Ali Naqvi was deciding to build this house, no electricity connection was offered in this area. He could have waited but instead of waiting, he decided to use solar power in his house. Ali Naqvi said that although at that time he was forced to install solar panels but now he is happy with his decision because he does not have to face load shedding and hefty electricity bills every month. He further expressed that in order to run a house completely on solar energy, it is …

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IBA Karachi launches Certificate Programs

(Institute of Business Administration) IBA Karachi launches its its certificate program and the launch date is 25-04-2015.These programs will be held in evening program office in CEE (Centre for Executive Education). Initially program is for degree holders with experience. Specifics of requirements can be confirm from department’s helpline. 40,000 PKR is required fee for each of these courses which will cover all of its program costs including assessment and IBA certificate. Currently following certificate programs as being offered: Quantitative Methods for Decision Making. Logistics: Transportation and Warehousing. Industrial Relationship Management. Globalization and Import Export Policy. Leading the Change Process. HR Operations/Human Resource Information System (HRIS). Enterprise Resource Planning. Ethics, Legal and Regulatory Consideration in HR. Hospital Design and Architecture: Infrastructure …

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Cannes Film Festival nominates ‘Baat Cheet’ a Pakistani short film

A Pakistani short drama named “Baat Cheet” starring Sarwat Gilani and Joshinder Chaggar has been invited to participate at the 68th Annual Cannes Film Festival that is scheduled to be held from 13 to 24 May 2015 in Cannes, France. Baat Cheet is the story of two friends, Anjum and Mehreen, living in Karachi who met recently. Conversations starts between two fellows about the life of an ordinary people and challenges faced by them in their daily life. Drama was written, directed, and produced by Rayika Choudri in May 2014 in Urdu language. The film had already achieved the three prominent awards namely Documentary & Short International Movie Awards (Indonesia) in directing, International Short Film Categories and Emmy-Winning Documentary Filmmaker by assistant …

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Hanging of Solat Mirza Delayed for 72 Hours

Today was the day when the target killer working for MQM was to be hanged but it is now delayed for 72 hours although there are two different views on stopping the execution. Interior Minister Choudhary Nisar said that the health of Solat Mirza was not good so the hanging was delayed. Meanwhile media is claiming that according to the doctor of Mach Jail in Balochistan, where Solat Mirza is kept, his health was absolutely fine. Contradictions between the statements show that there is some other reason that the hanging is delayed. Meanwhile Solat Mirza has given a video statement according to which Altaf Hussain issued the directions of killing Shahid Hamid and Azeem Tariq through Babar Ghouri. The plot …

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PTI Leader Zahra Shahid’s Murderer Arrested in Karachi

Rangers carried out a targeted operation in “Teen Talwaar” Karachi where they arrested the murderer Kaleem who allegedly killed PTI leader Zahra Shahid. It is suspected that Kaleem was not only involved in the murder of Zahra Shahid but he is involved in a number of other cases. Rangers also found weapons with the target killer. While talking to PTI leader Arif Alvi, he said that Imran Khan strongly alleged MQM for the murder of Zahra Shahid but due to lack of evidence, the matter was not moving forward. Now nature has provided the evidence itself and now the target killer should be investigated to reveal the truth. On the other hand Solat Mirza will be hanged tomorrow and during …

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