Twitter Karachi Updating News

twitter.pngIn tense situations like these, it is far easier to get instant updates via SMS as not everyone can have the luxury to read the news item online immediately. To get instant free alerts Join twitter.com and subscribe to Twitter Karachi @ http://twitter.com/karachi and receive instant updates directly to your cell phone [works on most networks & its far better then paying Rs. 50 {?} for the breaking news alert from your provider] Send situation updates to KHI@bloggers.pk or SMS 0332-3491410 [strictly SMS] so we can relay the news to the network

Other good twitter channels to subscribe to are Twitter Dawn News & Twitter KMB

22 Comments so far

  1. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 4:36 pm

    even hackers in cyberspace are exploiting the volatile situation after the assassination of Benazir Bhutto

    http://neowin.net/news/main/07/12/30/hackers-exploit-bhutto-assassination


  2. Salman (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 5:27 pm

    Everything is closed here at Bilawal House. Infact armed persons made sure that everything was closed. We are inside our bank branches and processing year end with fear. A Branch of UBL next to Barbecue tonight exists totally barbecued, i guess the terrorists wanted something barbecued since the restaurant was closed.


  3. faylasuf (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 5:31 pm

    how to counter the “Not a Valid North American number” error?

    is there any different url to be followed?


  4. faylasuf (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 5:36 pm

    before sum one raises a question..

    my last post was with reference to twitter sms service activation


  5. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 5:47 pm

    @faylasuf enter your number in this format

    92300xxxxxxx


  6. faylasuf (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:05 pm

    v tried that already

    let me copy paste the url that gives me this message, may b m doin sum thing wrong..its http://twitter.com/devices

    plz paste the correct address if above stated is incorrect


  7. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:18 pm

    thats the correct address


  8. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:21 pm

    just deleted my number and tried to reenter it and getting the same error.. seems like they’ve stopped supporting pakistani numbers


  9. Kashif Hafeez (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:21 pm
  10. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:23 pm

    ah well just managed to get it added .. you need to use this format

    +92300xxxxxxxx


  11. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:26 pm

    then it’ll show you a 6 chracter alphabetical code

    sms that code from your mobile to +447624801423 to verify your number


  12. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:29 pm

    then you’ll get a confirmation sms that your device has been verified…


  13. Taimur-e-Lang (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 6:52 pm

    Benazir arrives in the purgatory and the angel takes her to a new land and tells her “this country and all it’s people are yours to rule over”. Benazir: “Goody, so I’ve gone to heaven?” The angel replies: “No, these people have gone to hell.”


  14. Adnan Siddiqi (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 7:12 pm

    pls make sure you guys don’t become rumor factory by publishing every other news. Right now rumors creating more panic than any other thing


  15. Wasem (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 7:22 pm

    Who is DOCTOR?


  16. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 7:52 pm

    CNBC reporting 2 killed outside sheikh rasheed’s lal haveli


  17. newb3e (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 8:06 pm

    how much time it takes to get confirmation reply?


  18. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 8:23 pm

    @newb3e have you smsed the 6 character code to +447624801423 ?

    it hardly took 30 seconds when i reactivated my device short time ago


  19. d0ct0r (unregistered) on December 31st, 2007 @ 8:35 pm

    it works fine even while internationally roaming.. although incoming sms charges do apply while roaming


  20. NEWB3E (unregistered) on January 1st, 2008 @ 1:09 am

    yes doctor sabh i did send them that code but no reply
    and its free right?


  21. Samad (unregistered) on January 10th, 2008 @ 4:03 pm

    I’m also facing same problem by not receiving updates, have tried many times but still unsuccessful.


  22. Blog Karachi Blog (unregistered) on January 19th, 2008 @ 12:34 am

    Well Also Check Out BlogKarachi for news



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