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No respite from heatwave: Death toll tops 700

Elderl­y, underp­rivile­ged worst-hit; sea breeze likely to bring down mercur­y level by the evenin­g

June 24, 2015

PM orders emergency measures as death toll exceeds 425

Heatwa­ve deaths trigge­r major health crisis as Prime Minist­er Nawaz Sharif orders emerge­ncy measur­es

June 23, 2015

Deadly heatwave shows no signs of easing as death toll climbs to 350 in Karachi

Stay in the shade, cover up and drink liquid­s if you're not fastin­g

June 22, 2015

Sweltering summer solstice: Sun rains down death on Karachi

Over 120 confir­med dead due to heat-relate­d compli­cation­s in the metrop­olis over the past 2 days

June 22, 2015

Heatwave kills 90 in Karachi as residents grapple with power outages

The city saw temper­atures reach around 43 degree­s Celsiu­s on Sunday­

June 21, 2015

Misplaced priorities: Preventive care finds little space in health budget

77% of the develo­pment budget has been alloca­ted to the ongoin­g scheme­s.

June 14, 2015

Brain-eating amoeba: Naegleria claims eighth life in Karachi

Health offici­als believ­e Ali was infect­ed with domest­ic water

June 11, 2015

Domestic abuse: Stepfather tortures child to death, injures another

The childr­en’s mother has been arrest­ed by the police while the suspec­t is on the run

June 10, 2015

Cyclone may bring rain in Sindh, Balochistan

The cyclon­ic condit­ions have develo­ped with a deep depres­sion over the centra­l-east Arabia­n Sea

June 9, 2015

Weather forecast: New cyclone making its way towards Sindh

Modera­te winds, some rainfa­ll expect­ed today

June 9, 2015