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WATCH: Hindu temple priest's house in Pakistan's Karachi attacked, vandalised by mob
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WATCH: Hindu temple priest's house in Pakistan's Karachi attacked, vandalised by mob

The violent mob broke into the house of the priest on Wednesday night and vandalised it. They even damaged the idol of Shri Mari Mata Mandir that was kept in his house

Pakistan: Hindu temple vandalised, idols of deities destroyed in Karachi
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Pakistan: Hindu temple vandalised, idols of deities destroyed in Karachi

A Hindu resident, where the incident of vandalism was reported, said that six to eight individuals on motorcycles came into the area and attacked the temple

Dawood Ibrahim is in Karachi, sends Rs 10 lakh per month to siblings through his men: Witnesses tell ED
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Dawood Ibrahim is in Karachi, sends Rs 10 lakh per month to siblings through his men: Witnesses tell ED

Alishah Parkar, son of the gangster's sister Haseena Parkar, said that occasionally during Eid, Diwali and other festive occasions, Dawood Ibrahim's wife 'is in touch' with his wife and sisters

Pakistan: 1 killed, 13 injured in Karachi blast, second explosion in over two weeks
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Pakistan: 1 killed, 13 injured in Karachi blast, second explosion in over two weeks

Last month, a suicide bomber killed three Chinese teachers and their Pakistani driver when she detonated her explosives inside a university campus in Karachi

'Knew match was fixed':  Pakistan's Imran Khan claims 'foreign conspiracy' again behind his ouster
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'Knew match was fixed': Pakistan's Imran Khan claims 'foreign conspiracy' again behind his ouster

Addressing a rally in Karachi, Pakistan's Tehreek-e-Insaf chairman sought to know from the people whether his government was a victim of conspiracy or interference

'We want Imran Khan back': Pakistan witnesses a night of anger after prime minister is ousted
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'We want Imran Khan back': Pakistan witnesses a night of anger after prime minister is ousted

A large number of PTI supporters took to the streets across the country, saying they wanted the cricketer-turned-politician back in power. Chants of 'We want Imran' and 'No to imported government' rang out loud across Pakistan

No food, water, information available: Passenger's SOS message as Delhi-Doha flight diverted to Karachi
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No food, water, information available: Passenger's SOS message as Delhi-Doha flight diverted to Karachi

A Qatar Airways flight from Delhi to Doha, with over 100 passengers, was diverted to Pakistan’s Karachi on Monday morning after it declared an emergency due to indication of smoke in the cargo hold

From stones to selfies: Australian super fan welcomed in Pakistan
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From stones to selfies: Australian super fan welcomed in Pakistan

Luke Gillian is back in Pakistan with a small contingent of Australian fans on their first tour of the country in nearly a quarter of a century — and has been blown away by the welcome they have received.

Pakistan vs Australia: Babar's 196, Rizwan's 104 not out help hosts earn draw in Karachi Test
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Pakistan vs Australia: Babar's 196, Rizwan's 104 not out help hosts earn draw in Karachi Test

The Pakistan pair put the home team well on course for a draw, but spinner Nathan Lyon turned the match on its head by dismissing Azam and Faheem Ashraf with successive deliveries.

IC-814 hijacker Zahoor Mistry shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi
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IC-814 hijacker Zahoor Mistry shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi

Sources suggest that Mistry was faking his identity and living as Zahid Akhund for the past few years in Pakistan's Karachi

14 dead, several injured in massive blast in Pakistan's Karachi city
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14 dead, several injured in massive blast in Pakistan's Karachi city

Most of the casualties are reportedly customers and staff present inside the HBL bank which was built on top of a covered sewage drain in Karachi's Shershah area and collapsed following the explosion

Pakistan vs West Indies, LIVE Cricket Score, 2nd T20I in Karachi
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Pakistan vs West Indies, LIVE Cricket Score, 2nd T20I in Karachi

Follow the full live scorecard and ball-by-ball commentary of 2nd T20I between Pakistan and West Indies here

Indian navy’s ‘Killers’ squadron to be awarded President’s Standard 2021 on 8 Dec
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Indian navy’s ‘Killers’ squadron to be awarded President’s Standard 2021 on 8 Dec

The President's Standard is the highest honour bestowed by the Supreme Commander to a military unit in recognition of the service rendered to the nation

Stafanie Taylor guides West Indies women's to six-wicket win over Pakistan in ODI series
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Stafanie Taylor guides West Indies women's to six-wicket win over Pakistan in ODI series

Set 226 to win, the visitors recovered from 15 for 3 in the fifth over to reach the target for the loss of four wickets in 44 overs

Toll in train collision accident in Pakistan's Sindh rises to 51; army roped in for rescue and relief ops
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Toll in train collision accident in Pakistan's Sindh rises to 51; army roped in for rescue and relief ops

Officials said the toll may rise sharply as there were still mangled train compartments that rescuers had not been able to access in the hours since the accident

Pakistani talk show host Hamid Mir suspended after criticising military
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Pakistani talk show host Hamid Mir suspended after criticising military

Journalists and press freedom advocates often accuse Pakistan’s military and its agencies of harassing and attacking journalists. The government insists it supports freedom of speech.

Lucknow-bound IndiGo flight makes emergency landing in Karachi after passenger dies onboard
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Lucknow-bound IndiGo flight makes emergency landing in Karachi after passenger dies onboard

'The passenger who had the medical emergency could not be revived and was declared dead on arrival in Karachi by the airport medical team,' read the statement issued by IndiGo

Jaipur Literature Festival 2021: From Avni Doshi to Philip Pullman, our picks of sessions to attend from Day 6-10
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Jaipur Literature Festival 2021: From Avni Doshi to Philip Pullman, our picks of sessions to attend from Day 6-10

Here is a list curated by Firstpost of online talks and discussion to tune into and participate in at the virtual JLF 2021.

PSL 2021 hit by COVID-19 as one player tests positive; official, another cricketer quarantined after breach of protocol
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PSL 2021 hit by COVID-19 as one player tests positive; official, another cricketer quarantined after breach of protocol

The PCB said it was disappointed that two people had shown carelessness and violated the bio-secure bubble protocols.

The Friday List: From a Valentine's special workshop on love poems to a talk on heritage architecture, your weekly calendar of virtual events
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The Friday List: From a Valentine's special workshop on love poems to a talk on heritage architecture, your weekly calendar of virtual events

Every Friday, we'll bring you a curated list of online experiences — performances, talks, tours, screenings — to mark on your weekly calendar.