Extreme temperatures, power failures and Ramadan strictures combine in a grueling ordeal for the Pakistani city of 20 million people. Some have died.
Meher Ahmad. New York Times. Tue, 29 May 2018 20:53:52 GMT.
A Pakistani exchange student killed in a mass shooting in Texas last week was buried in her home town of Karachi on Wednesday, her coffin draped with Pakistan's green and white flag. ...
Yahoo. Wed, 23 May 2018 03:19:24 -0400.
The 15 million residents of Karachi, the Pakistani port city known as a concrete jungle, are enduring a heat wave with little relief in sight.
Salman Masood. New York Times. Tue, 22 May 2018 04:54:10 GMT.
ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - A heatwave has killed 65 people in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi over the past three days, a social welfare organization said on Tuesday, amid fears the death toll could climb as the high temperatures persist.
Reuters. Mon, 21 May 2018 21:20:07 -0400.
In parts of Pakistan, women are traditionally raised to become homemakers: be a good wife, cook, raise a healthy family. It's a big responsibility but one that often holds them back from getting an education. ...
Voice of America. Mon, 21 May 2018 21:18:00 -0400.
At least one protester was killed when a riot broke out during a protest Tuesday in Pakistani city of Karachi in response to the rape and murder of a six-year-old girl. Angry protestors accused police of negligence in the case. ...
Voice of America. Tue, 17 Apr 2018 10:20:03 -0400.