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.
By Adil Jawad, Associated Press
Jinnah Hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, has long served the poorest patients despite, desperate conditions, overwhelming demand, and even falling victim to terrorism. A public-private partnership has helped the government hospital make modern updates to its equipment and care. In cooperation…
By Fred de Sam Lazaro
Scorching heat and power grid failures in Pakistan’s southern region have caused the deaths of more than 600 people, officials say.
By Larisa Epatko
In one of Karachi's toughest neighborhoods, where the reality of violence and terrorism looms, the Kiran School encourages disadvantaged children to dream big. The goal: prepare them to attend top schools alongside children from the upper class, despite the huge…
By PBS NewsHour
After attending college in the U.S., Pakistani-born tech entrepreneur Umair Aziz returned to his home country to start one of Asia’s fastest-growing startups. Special correspondent Fred de Sam Lazaro reports from Karachi on how some are hoping to tap the…
By PBS NewsHour
By Kayla Ruble
At least five were killed in an attack at Karachi’s Jinnah International Airport that began late Sunday night.
News Wrap: Industrial Factory Fires in Pakistan Claim Hundreds of Lives…
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