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Karachi residents' ire rises with each raindrop - The Express Tribune

KARACHI: The dilemma of Karachi is that everyone claims ownership of its politics but no one wants the responsibility of its administration, even those who earn billions off the city. The rain spell or, as the authorities might prefer, unexpected rain ...and more »

Why Some Muslims In Pakistan Won't Be Able To Buy A Goat This Year - NPR

Thursday marks the start of Eid al-Adha, the holiest Muslim day of the year. It celebrates the biblical story of Abraham and his willingness to sacrifice his son for God. The moment before the sacrifice, God intervened and sent a goat to take the boy's ...and more »

Pakistan's New Big Threat: A Bulging Population - The Diplomat

Pakistan is one of the most populated countries in the world. Last week, the Pakistan Bureau of Statistics released a provisional report of the country's sixth population census. According to the report, Pakistan's population now stands at well over ...and more »

Rains lash southern Pakistan after causing havoc in India - The Independent

Torrential monsoon rains are lashing Pakistan's port city of Karachi following days-long downpours in neighbouring India that especially caused havoc in Mumbai. TV footage showed streets were submerged already after the heavy rains began early on ...and more »

More than 1200 dead as floods devastate South Asia - Asian Correspondent

SOME 13 people were killed in Pakistan's largest city Karachi after heavy monsoon rains hit the sprawling metropolis, officials said on Thursday. The deaths were the latest in a disaster that has so far killed more than 1,200 people across the region ...and more »

Widespread rain, thunderstorm expected to hit Karachi - Pakistan Today

KARACHI: Widespread rain and thunderstorm coupled with gusty winds is expected to hit lower Sindh, Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said Tuesday, after Karachi witnessed the onset of a rain spell. The PMD said that there are chances of isolated ...and more »

23 killed as monsoon rains lash Karachi - DAWN.com

At least 23 people died in Karachi ─ mostly from electrocution ─ as monsoon rains lashed the city on Thursday, officials said. Two others died in Sindh's Jamshoro and Kashmore districts. According to the Met Department, the spell of rains which began ...and more »

Heavy flooding in Karachi kills 16, at least 11 electrocuted - CNN

Karachi, Pakistan (CNN) Flash monsoon flooding in Karachi, Pakistan's largest city, has claimed the lives of at least 16 people, most of them children, officials confirmed Friday. At least 11 deaths have been attributed to electrocution, as rising ...and more »

Continuing rains lash Pakistan, India as regional flooding kills more than 1200 - FRANCE 24

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At least 17 dead; army called in as Karachi administration gives up - The Express Tribune

KARACHI : Large swathes of Karachi are underwater due to a prolonged period of rainfall that started on Wednesday night and continued through Thursday. Surreal scenes were witnessed across the city as cars, motorcycles sank underwater and the bodies of ...and more »