Author: Ahmed Khan

Ahmed Khan is a Senior Editor at Pakistan Lounge and joined in July 2021. Formerly News Editor at a Local News website

Neal Currey was a firearms influencer and former Army Ranger Neal Currey has passed away at 42, his wife Cassey Curry confirms in moving social media post. According to his Casey, Currey passed away on Saturday; however, a cause of death was not mentioned “It is with heavy hearts that we announce that our treasured Neal Currey passed away on September 10, 2022,” the post, which included a photo of Currey with his daughter, read. “To know Neal was to love him. We have lost a wonderful husband, father, son, brother and friend. We will never be the same without…

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Sindh has announced that School and Colleges to remain closed in the province on 24 &  25 August All school and colleges in sindh will remain closed on 24-26 August 2022 Due to rain emergency, Government and private schools shall remain closed on 24th and 25th August, 2022. Due to rain emergency, Government and private schools shall remain closed on 24th and 25th August, 2022.

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Voters are expected to select a representative for the seat left vacant by the late Aamir Liaquat Hussain of the PTI in the by-election in Karachi’s NA-245 constituency on Sunday. Even after more than six hours of voting, there was a minimal turnout for the procedure, which started at 8 am this morning and will last until 5 pm. Election officials may be seen on a television broadcast sitting in a sparsely populated polling place. However, as the day went on, some voters were spotted at election camp offices gathering data. The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) was forced to…

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Heavy rain in the port city has forced the Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK) to postpone the HSC exams that were set to take place on Thursday, August 11. According to the notification, the following papers of the HSC annual exams 2022 have been rescheduled: Civics paper-II and Sociology Paper-II for (Arts regular and private) Statistics paper-II (Arts regular) Nursing paper  (Home Economics group) Fine Arts paper-I (special candidates) The Pakistan Meteorological Department’s forecast of heavy rain in Karachi and the current weather conditions have both been taken into consideration when making this decision (PMD). Additionally, the BIEK said…

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In an effort to fight the increased loadshedding being experienced in the province, the Punjabi government has overturned its previous decision on June 20 to restrict business hours and require Sunday market closures. Details indicate that Chief Minister Pervez Elahi made the choice while speaking with traders. It is important to note that traders and the former Punjab government, led by Hamza Shehbaz, had agreed to implement an energy-saving plan to prevent loadshedding in the province. The government approved new business timings that permitted markets to open from 8:00 am to 9:00 pm, with the exception of some industries including…

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KARACHI: According to chief meteorologist Sardar Sarfaraz, the current monsoon is predicted to last till August 14. As low pressure continues with its strength, a monsoon system bringing rain has been present in Gujarat and central India, according to weather officials. Tonight, Karachi is likely to get significant rainfall. According to Sarfaraz, the monsoon system would become more intense on August 12 and 13 and produce heavy rains. This afternoon, there was moderate to heavy rainfall in certain areas of the port city. North Karachi, Memon Goth, Landhi, Malir, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, Shah Faisal Colony, Model Colony, Korangi, Airport, Superhighway, Safooran Chowrangi,…

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Shahbaz Gill, a top PTI politician, was granted a two-day physical remand by a local court in Islamabad on Wednesday and was mandated to appear in court on Friday. After attempting to stir enmity within the Pakistan Army while speaking on a private TV channel two days ago, Gill has been charged under significant sections of the Pakistan Penal Code (PPC). The PTI leader had been abusing journalists and threatening top government officials. In the past, he had also engaged in personal assaults against his political rivals and made crude statements. Gill is currently detained at the Kohsar police station…

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An audio recording of Maulana Tariq Jamil allegedly threatening a cleric has surfaced online. The name of the well-known Islamic cleric has been trending on Twitter for the entire day, with messages both in support of him and denouncing Maulana Tariq Jamil’s propensity for Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf PTI Chairman Imran Khan. Later on in the day, though, purported audio surfaced. According to the alleged audio communication, Maulana Usmani, who had met PML N leader Hamza Shehbaz, was the intended recipient. https://twitter.com/AsadAToor/status/1556639344047570944

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KARACHI: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) forecast on Tuesday that areas of Karachi would experience heavy rain and thunderstorms this evening. According to specifics provided by the PDM, the monsoon system is anticipated to intensify and areas of Karachi may experience evening showers and thunderstorms. The PDM has indicated in the weather advisory that there is a risk of urban flooding in Karachi, Thatta, and other regions of the province. Additionally, it is advised against going deep sea fishing between August 10 and August 14. Due to the anticipated intense rainstorm in the port city, the local authorities have been warned…

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Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Shahbaz Gill, was “arrested” on Tuesday in Islamabad. Gill was taken hostage by unidentified individuals driving unmarked vehicles from close to Bani Gala Chowk in the federal capital, according to PTI Vice President Fawad Chaudhry, who made the announcement via his official Twitter account. https://twitter.com/fawadchaudhry/status/1556933359590428673 Imran Khan, the head of the PTI, stated that the occurrence “is a kidnapping [and] not an arrest.” In a democracy where political workers are being “considered as enemies,” he questioned how such “shameful acts” could occur. Such actions, according to Imran, are being carried out to force “we to accept…

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