Immediate aftermath | Scene of the Pakistan International Airlines A320 crash in Karachi

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight en route from Lahore has crashed near Karachi airport. The aircraft, with almost 100 people on board, hit a residential district. The plane crashed in the populated Model Colony area located on the outskirts of the city, approximately two kilometers from Jinnah International Airport. MORE: https://on.rt.com/ahnm Subscribe to RT! … Read more Immediate aftermath | Scene of the Pakistan International Airlines A320 crash in Karachi

Officials: 97 people died in Pakistan passenger jet crash

Investigators are searching for clues in the crash of a passenger jet in Pakistan. Officials say 97 people died in the accident but two others survived. The Pakistan International Airlines flight from Lahore crashed just minutes before landing in the southern city of Karachi. Subscribe to us on YouTube: https://goo.gl/lP12gA Download our APP on Apple … Read more Officials: 97 people died in Pakistan passenger jet crash

Bodies Pulled from Rubble After Deadly Karachi Plane Crash Kills 107

A passenger plane with 107 people on board crashed in a crowded neighborhood on the edge of the international airport near Pakistan’s southern port city of Karachi on Friday after what appeared to be an engine failure during landing. Mayor Wasim Akhtar said at least five or six houses were destroyed in the crash of … Read more Bodies Pulled from Rubble After Deadly Karachi Plane Crash Kills 107

Pakistan passenger plane crashes In Karachi

A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight en route from Lahore to Karachi has crashed near Karachi airport, according to local reports. The plane reportedly crashed in the populated Model Colony area located on the outskirts of the city, approximately two kilometers from Jinnah International Airport. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com … Read more Pakistan passenger plane crashes In Karachi

Pakistan International Airlines passenger plane crashes in Karachi – BBC News

A Pakistan International Airlines plane has crashed in Karachi on a flight from Lahore, aviation officials say. The plane, which was reportedly carrying around 99 passengers and eight crew, was flying from Lahore to Jinnah International Airport, one of Pakistan’s busiest airports. Pictures shared on social media show smoke rising from the crash site, a … Read more Pakistan International Airlines passenger plane crashes in Karachi – BBC News

Pakistan International Airlines plane with 107 people on board crashes in Karachi

A Pakistani domestic passenger plane has crashed in a residential area on approach to Karachi airport according to local news reports. The Airbus 320 belonging to the national carrier, Pakistan International Airlines, crashed on a service from Lahore shortly before it was due to land at Jinnah International airport Video footage purporting to come from … Read more Pakistan International Airlines plane with 107 people on board crashes in Karachi

Plane Crash in Pakistan Kills 107 People On Board, Officials Say

An Airbus SE jet operated by Pakistan International Airlines crashed with 107 people on board as it approached its destination of Karachi. Flight PK 8303, which took off from Lahore, was carrying 99 passengers and 8 crew, Pakistan’s Civil Aviation Authority said. The country’s army tweeted that troops had reached the site to conduct relief-and-rescue efforts. The … Read more Plane Crash in Pakistan Kills 107 People On Board, Officials Say

Passenger plane with over 100 people on board crashed in Karachi

A passenger plane with more than 100 passengers and crew on board has crashed into a residential area of the southern port city of Karachi. The Pakistan International Airlines plane was on a domestic flight from the eastern city of Lahore. Police, security forces, and rescue teams are at the site and have been working … Read more Passenger plane with over 100 people on board crashed in Karachi

Pakistan passenger plane crashes in southern city of Karachi

A passenger plane with at least 100 people on board has crashed in a residential area in the Pakistani city of Karachi, the country’s civil aviation agency said on Friday. “The plane crashed in Karachi. We are trying to confirm the number of passengers but initially it is 99 passengers and eight crew members,” said … Read more Pakistan passenger plane crashes in southern city of Karachi

Pakistan’s New Look: Foreign vloggers rebranding the country | The Listening Post (Feature)

Pakistan has an image problem. For years, the country has been synonymous with drone attacks, religious extremism, and political instability; ever since the 9/11 attacks and the killing of Osama bin Laden in 2011, the international media have viewed Pakistan almost exclusively through the lens of terror and violence. The chairman of Pakistan’s National Tourism … Read more Pakistan’s New Look: Foreign vloggers rebranding the country | The Listening Post (Feature)

Idlib: Battle on the Ground, Battle on the Airwaves | The Listening Post (Full)

On The Listening Post this week: Turkish and Russian media put their own spin on the battle in Idlib. Plus, travel vloggers with special access in Pakistan. Idlib: Battle on the Ground, Battle on the Airwaves It was a bilateral meeting that came at a tense time. But it resulted in a ceasefire in Syria … Read more Idlib: Battle on the Ground, Battle on the Airwaves | The Listening Post (Full)

Inter-religious tolerance in Pakistan – António Guterres

The United Nations Secretary-General visited the Gurdwara Katarpur Saheb in northern Pakistan on Tuesday 18 February 2020. António Guterres also went to the Kartarpur Corridor, the visa-free crossing which allows Sikhs to travel between nearby holy sites on each side of the India-Pakistan border. He later joined other religious leaders at the Lahore Badshahi mosque. … Read more Inter-religious tolerance in Pakistan – António Guterres

Military situation in Yemen grows dire & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 February 2020)

Noon briefing by Farhan Haq, Deputy Spokesperson for the Secretary-General. Highlights: – Secretary-General – Afghanistan – Yemen – Syria – Libya – Car – Cameroon – Burkina Faso – South Sudan – Niger Secretary-General The Secretary-General is wrapping up his three-day visit to Pakistan just now, after a day in which he visited the Kartarpur … Read more Military situation in Yemen grows dire & other topics – Daily Briefing (18 February 2020)

Music: Annie Khalid Launches “Be My Baby” in collaboration with Judge Jules

Annie Khalid is best known for singing “Mahiya” the sound track to the Bollywood film Awarapan. Back in the UK to launch her debut English-language single, Annie has teamed up with Judge Jules to present a pop dance classic. Billed as Pakistan’s answer to Britney Spears, Annie was born in Lahore, but moved to the … Read more Music: Annie Khalid Launches “Be My Baby” in collaboration with Judge Jules

Pakistan: YouTube & Parts of Wikipedia Now Blocked

After yesterday’s decision to block the entire Facebook website in Pakistan, which came in the Lahore High Court following the social network featuring images of the prophet Muhammad, reports are circulating that users in Pakistan are unable to access YouTube and parts of the Wikipedia website. Some reports suggested on the morning of 20th May … Read more Pakistan: YouTube & Parts of Wikipedia Now Blocked