ISLAMABAD: Thousands of labourers on Wednesday staged a protest against China in Sindh's Karachi complaining about unequal wages received by … This is one of the rare occasions in Pakistan when the military has been challenged. The hunger strike was announced by Sindh Sabha against the arrest of long march leaders and sabotage of protests. Security forces swooped in & cracked down on the peaceful protesters. Almost all police officers in Sindh Police applied for leave in protest against the humiliation meted out to their IGP Mushtaq Mehr. “This is pre-planned protest,” he accused. The long march […] Hindustan TimesMassive protests were held in Karachi against enforced disappearances in Sindh. KARACHI: The Pakistan Peoples Party-led Sindh government on Tuesday averted one of the worst administrative crises after the top brass of police force decided to go on long leave in protest … The protesters shouted slogans saying "Stop state terrorism, fascism and brutality in Sindh" and they were holding banners demanding stop enforced disappearances of political activists in Sindh. Senator Sherry Rehman of the PPP also raised the issue of gas shortage in Sindh. Uproar in Sindh province as police protest alleged abduction of chief (Ld) IANS. Karachi: Strong protests have erupted in the Sindh Province of Pakistan against the decision of the Imran Khan government to acquire two islands in the Sindh province. The Sindh government is ruled by the opposition Pakistan People’s Party led by Bilawal Bhutto Zardari. Share Tweet . SUKKUR - The workers of Sindh Taraqi Pasand Party (STPP) organised protest rallies in Sukkur, Khairpur, Shikarpur, Ghotki, Jacobabad, Larkana, Hyderabad and other cities against the federal government’s decision to take over two of the islands in the coastal area of Karachi and formation of the Pakistan Islands Development Authority (PIDA) through a Presidential Ordinance. The protesters appealed to the province's lawmakers to take the issue seriously and protect the future of Sindh's youth. The opposition Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) has announced that it intends to hold protests in towns and cities throughout Sindh province on Wednesday, August 19, against alleged attempts to increase central government control in the region. Police, paramilitary rangers and other law enforcement agencies arrested several men and women, including students protesting against enforced disappearances in Sindh from Karachi press club on Saturday. The Sindh health minister was addressing a press conference in Karachi during which she pointed out that students in Sindh had to face several difficulties in ... Students stage countrywide protests. Opinion; Pakistan’s civilised ‘civil war’ as Sindh Police takes on the Army In episode 598 of #CutTheClutter, Shekhar Gupta looks at the latest crisis in Pakistan after the entire police brass in Sindh region registered an unprecedented protest against the Army. 21-10-2020. In comparison, Punjab, which is the province with the second highest number of protests in Pakistan, has had 145. KARACHI - The Sindh chapter of the Pakistan Peoples Party has announced that it will hold protest demonstrations in every district of Sindh on August 19 against what it said the plan being made by the federal government to assume the administrative control of Karachi. KARACHI: The first day of the legislative session in the Sindh Assembly was marked by strong protests from the opposition along with a walkout over the … “There is a severe gas shortage in the country. Sindh govt to rename Altaf Hussain University Due to the chaos in the House, the deputy speaker adjourned the session till today (Tuesday). A massive protest erupts in Qazi Ahmed town of Shaheed Behazir Abad district of Sindh province as people defy state terrorism amid the rise in enforced disappearances incidents. Since the last two days, thousands of people have started strong protests in Karachi, the capital city of the Sindh province. Baloch and Sindhis protest outside UN against Pakistan's human rights violations in Balochistan & Sindh Judicial commission attributes poor security arrangements for … Protest Against PMC In SindhPMCMDCATNMDCATMDCAT 2020NMDCAT 2020 Opposing the dismissal of 4,900 workers from 89 union councils (UCs) in Karachi during the lockdown, the Sindh polio programme’s community-based vaccinators (CBVs) staged a protest … SUKKUR -- Activists of nationalist parties and civil society organisations took out rallies and staged demonstrations in several Sindh towns on Friday in protest against Ubauro police's action against the leader and women activists of Sindh Sabha caravan, which was marching to Rawalpindi to draw attention towards missing persons of Sindh. Another day, another protest in the Sindh Assembly. Senators protest gas crisis in Sindh, Balochistan. UP Board prepares for High School and Intermediate 2021 session, details here. Since January 2015, there have been 269 protests in Sindh. ... Bill passed amid opposition protest in Sindh Assembly Over 8.5 million children getting education in Sindh… The incident has sparked anger among the police ranks as Sindh Police have announced protests while about a dozen officers, including the IGP, have rendered their leave requests for a month. Sindh Sabha and families of missing persons started a hunger strike in front of Karachi Press Club, on Tuesday, against the arrest of long march participants and preventing the march from entering Punjab. Thousands of labourers on Wednesday staged a protest against China in Sindh`s Karachi complaining about unequal wages received by them as compared to their Chinese compatriots. KARACHI - Sindh Assembly on Thursday passed a bill, enabling the provincial government to promote students of matric, intermediate and technical boards without taking. The uproar started when Dr Zafar Kamali of MQM moved a private resolution, demanding the release of development funds to all the opposition members. Sushant Sareen, senior fellow at the Observer Research Foundation in India, said the kind of protest seen from the Sindh police is unprecedented. HYDERABAD: Many Sindh towns remained completely shut while others partially closed on Wednesday in response to Sindh Taraqqi-pasand Party’s call for protest against promulgation of … Earlier, The News International reported that the Chinese staff recruited by the Punjab Mass Transit Authority for Orange Line Metro Train (OLMT) project was getting huge salaries in comparison to their Pakistani … The protest rally in Karachi over the weekend on Sunday, November 15 by the major alliance Sindh Action Committee, comprising Sindh-based parties outside parliamentary politics, saw … Sindh province is characterized by a variable population density across regions, with Karachi being an urban, financial, and political hub. A massive protest erupted in Qazi Ahmed town of Shaheed Behazir Abad district of Sindh province as people defy state terrorism amid rise in incidents of enforced disappearances. 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