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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.

Pakistan vs South Africa: Mark Boucher says COVID-19 restrictions, security will make it tough for players
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Pakistan vs South Africa: Mark Boucher says COVID-19 restrictions, security will make it tough for players

Pakistan has staged various limited-overs series in the last six years, but Test cricket was only revived in late 2019 – and under the sort of security normally reserved for visiting heads of state.

Pakistan vs South Africa: Test series marks 'monumental moment' for cricket as Proteas get ready to take on new-look hosts
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Pakistan vs South Africa: Test series marks 'monumental moment' for cricket as Proteas get ready to take on new-look hosts

The Test series marks a significant vote of confidence for Pakistan where international cricket was suspended following a terrorist attack on the Sri Lanka team's bus in Lahore in 2009.

South Africa impressed with Pakistan security, says Proteas captain Quinton de Kock
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South Africa impressed with Pakistan security, says Proteas captain Quinton de Kock

Quinton de Kock is leading a 21-strong squad on South Africa's first tour to Pakistan in 14 years, where they will play two Tests and three Twenty20 internationals.

Former Pakistan women's cricket team captain Sana Mir tests positive for COVID-19
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Former Pakistan women's cricket team captain Sana Mir tests positive for COVID-19

The other members of the commentary panel also underwent COVID-19 tests in Karachi as they were in close contact with Mir.

11 coal miners shot dead, four others wounded by gunmen in Balochistan's Machh
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11 coal miners shot dead, four others wounded by gunmen in Balochistan's Machh

No group has yet claimed responsibility so far, but banned Sunni extremist organisation Lashker-e-Jhangvi has previously targetted the minority Hazara community in Balochistan

'First make PoK part of India then talk about Karachi', Sanjay Raut tells Devendra Fadnavis over shop row
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'First make PoK part of India then talk about Karachi', Sanjay Raut tells Devendra Fadnavis over shop row

After a Shiv Sena worker asked owners of Karachi Sweets outlet in Mumbai to rename the shop, Fadnavis had said that "Karachi will be a part of India one day"

A new book by Owen Bennett-Jones explores the lineage, political legacy of Pakistan's Bhutto family
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A new book by Owen Bennett-Jones explores the lineage, political legacy of Pakistan's Bhutto family

Chronicling the life of the astute politician Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and his political rise, along with that of his four children, the book draws from unpublished documents and research accumulated over two decades to tell the story of the family's complex relationship with British colonialists, the Pakistani armed forces and the United States of America.

Five dead, 20 injured in Karachi's Gulshan-i-Iqbal area blast, day after explosion at bus terminal in Shireen Jinnah Colony
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Five dead, 20 injured in Karachi's Gulshan-i-Iqbal area blast, day after explosion at bus terminal in Shireen Jinnah Colony

Law enforcement agencies cordoned off the area and the bomb disposal squad has been deployed to ascertain the cause of the explosion, which police suspect is a cylinder blast

Karachi floods: 18 dead as heavy rains lash Pakistan's financial hub; traffic, business activities affected
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Karachi floods: 18 dead as heavy rains lash Pakistan's financial hub; traffic, business activities affected

Incessant rains in Karachi since early morning on Thursday left daily life and business activities paralysed in the metropolitan city as people found themselves stuck on flooded roads and struggled to reach the safety of their homes

Three days of rains kill 87 in Pakistan, disrupt life in Karachi; at least a thousand homes damaged
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Three days of rains kill 87 in Pakistan, disrupt life in Karachi; at least a thousand homes damaged

The rains are expected to continue this week in Karachi, where Pakistan prime minister Imran Khan earlier this month sent troops to help local authorities in pumping out rainwater from inundated residential areas

Days after admitting to Dawood Ibrahim's presence, Pakistan attempts to distance itself from claim
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Days after admitting to Dawood Ibrahim's presence, Pakistan attempts to distance itself from claim

Islamabad has claimed that the assertions made by some sections of the media about Pakistan admitting to the "presence of certain listed individuals" are baseless and misleading

Pakistan admits Dawood Ibrahim living in Karachi, imposes financial curbs on underworld don and 87 others
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Pakistan admits Dawood Ibrahim living in Karachi, imposes financial curbs on underworld don and 87 others

According to a Pakistani govt document, the underworld don, who is wanted in India for carrying out the 1993 Mumbai serial blasts, is said to be staying at White House in Karachi

Karachi building collapse: Toll rises to 22 as Pakistani rescuers recover nine more bodies; more deaths feared
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Karachi building collapse: Toll rises to 22 as Pakistani rescuers recover nine more bodies; more deaths feared

Building collapses are common in Pakistan as many are poorly constructed with cheap building materials and safety guidelines are ignored to cut costs.

Pakistan plane crash: PIA aircraft 'jolted' thrice while landing, pilot 'adroitly lifted' it off the ground, recounts survivor
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Pakistan plane crash: PIA aircraft 'jolted' thrice while landing, pilot 'adroitly lifted' it off the ground, recounts survivor

Zubair, 24, was among 99 passengers on board the PIA Airbus A-320 aircraft that plunged into a densely populated residential area near the airport in Karachi on Friday, killing 97 people, including nine children.

Pakistan plane crash: PIA flight PK8303 crashes in Karachi after losing engine; two rescued, 66 dead as search for survivors continues
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Pakistan plane crash: PIA flight PK8303 crashes in Karachi after losing engine; two rescued, 66 dead as search for survivors continues

A Pakistan Airlines jetliner carrying 98 people crashed Friday in a crowded neighborhood near the airport in Karachi after an apparent engine failure during landing

Pakistan Plane Crash Updates: Local media says 35 bodies recovered so far, at least three survivors onboard PK8303 shifted to hospitals
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Pakistan Plane Crash Updates: Local media says 35 bodies recovered so far, at least three survivors onboard PK8303 shifted to hospitals

Pakistan Plane Crash LIVE Updates: Airworthiness documents showed the plane last received a government check on Nov. 1, 2019. PIA’s chief engineer signed a separate certificate April 28 saying all maintenance had been conducted. It said “the aircraft is fully airworthy and meets all the safety” standards, news agency AP reported.