Karachi (Urdu:کراچی / ALA-LC: Karācī IPA:[kəˈrɑːˌtʃi]) is the largest city of Pakistan and the capital of the province of Sindh as well as one of the largest and most populous metropolitan cities in the world. It is also the main seaport and financial center of the country. Karachi metro has an estimated population of over 23.5million people as of 2013, and area of approximately 3,527km2 (1,362sqmi), resulting in a density of more than 6,000 people per square kilometre (15,500 per square mile).
Karachi is also ranked as a beta world city. It was the capital of Pakistan until Islamabad was constructed as a capital to spread development evenly across the country and to prevent it from being concentrated in Karachi. Karachi is the location of the Port of Karachi and Port Bin Qasim, two of the region's largest and busiest ports. After the independence of Pakistan, the city population increased dramatically when hundreds of thousands of MuslimMuhajirs from India and from other parts of South Asia came to settle in Karachi.
According to a press release issued by Biteback, one of the most successful investments of Abraaj had been in KarachiElectric, the sale of which had been agreed with a Chinese energy giant and a sizable chunk of that new fund was going to come from Chinese investors.
If the tactics revolved around conserving energy, then MultanSultans' spinner Imran Tahir clearly did not get the memo. When he took the wicket of KarachiKings batsman Najibullah Zadran, which more or less settled the game in Multan's favour, he set off on the sort of lung-busting sprint around the ground in which he specialises.
Minister for Energy Hammad Azhar on Tuesday informed the National Assembly that the federal government is providing additional 550 megawatt (MW) to K-Electric to mitigate the suffering of residents of Karachi... (MW) to K-Electric to mitigate the suffering of residents of Karachi.
'Terrorism' ...FederalMinister for Energy Hammad Azhar, taking the floor of the House, said for the first time in the country's history, Karachi was provided with an additional 200MW of electricity. "At this time, 500MW is being supplied to Karachi and due to the additional power provided to the city, load-shedding has decreased," the minister said ... .
SindhGovernorImranIsmail on Wednesday met FederalEnergyMinister Hammad Azhar and discussed the persisting issue of prolonged and unannounced power outages during the peak summer in Karachi... The governor reiterated his directive to the K-Electric (KE) to ensure an uninterrupted power supply to Karachi.
How much do you know about a time when Karachi truly was the city of lights? A short film on a rockstar in Karachi in the 70s is going to transport you back to a long gone era of discos, music and rock n roll ... of a Karachi that I couldn’t believe existed," Bangash explained ... "He is a renowned artist and was the curator of Karachi’s 2019 Biennale.
... keen interest in the Main Line-I (ML-l) project from Karachi to Peshawar under CPEC ... He said the ML-I project would be extended in all four provinces of the country from Peshawar to Karachi in which locals and Chinese workers put their energies together to materialise the project.