Monthly Archives: July 2015

Nine of 13 missing MQM workers reach home

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KARACHI: At least nine out of 13 people who disappeared Tuesday night while on the road from Karachi to Hyderabad, came home, Four of them-Asad Shayan, Waleed Saad-they are discovered to be detained by the enforcement agencies of the law. All four were wanted by lawmakers enforcement, according to sources. At a press conference held yesterday, the MQM Coordination Committee said that the missing persons … Continue reading

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Rangers operation near Sania Naz house in Lyari

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KARACHI: The staff of the paramilitary force arrived overnight in Lyari near the residence of PPP MPA Sania Naz and conducted search operation early Thursday. The search operation is being carried out jointly by police personnel and paramilitary forces. The house to house search is underway. At least three suspects were taken into custody. However, the SSP Fida Hussain contradicted the earlier report that the … Continue reading

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Five terrorists killed in Karachi encounter

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KARACHI: Police on Wednesday night claimed to have killed at least five suspected militants in the financial center of the country, “A group of militants attacked a police car in seedy slums of Orangi Town, drawing reprisals from the police, who barely escaped the shots fired on them from multiple sides,” After a long exchange of fire, the police managed to match the shooting dead … Continue reading

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Two militants in Gujarat police attack shot dead

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GUJARAT: Two suspected militants were killed while a pair of police was injured in a clash here on Wednesday night, The shooting took place in Gordiala, a neighborhood on the outskirts of Gujarat, after suspected militants, whose number could not be confirmed, they raided a Chowki, Police Officer Police District (DPO) Zameer Samaa Rai said. See also: Two TTP threats eliminated in the meeting with … Continue reading

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UN says Pakistan must stop executions

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UNITED NATIONS: The United Nations on Wednesday urged Pakistan to reinstate its moratorium on the death penalty, condemns a recent increase in executions. The plea came as the number of people executed in Pakistan rose to 182, since a moratorium was lifted in December last year, according to the UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR). Some 8,000 people are currently on … Continue reading

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Karachi police seize huge quantity of Iranian diesel

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KARACHI: Making a covert operation at sea, the local police arrested six criminals including four foreigners and seized 100,000 liters of diesel Iran, Jumping into action in an intelligence report, the police launched the operation Kemari offshore and aborted the attempt to smuggle Iranian diesel in large quantities. Police arrested six criminals including four citizens of the Philippines and seized three tugs. The criminals were … Continue reading

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Two murderers hanged till death in Punjab jails

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FINE / Attock: Two condemned prisoners have been hanged to death separately in Attock and Multan in the early morning hours of Tuesday. A death row inmate, Muhammed Ali Karim, has been hanged on the gallows in the Attock district jail in dark hours of today. Criminal series a woman, Parveen Akhtar, during a robbery in 2003. According to sources from prison, police Pindi Gheb … Continue reading

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Government to bring reforms in electoral system: Ishaq

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ISLAMABAD: Federal Finance Minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar said that Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N) government is committed to reforms in the electoral system. “The reforms in the electoral commission was part of the manifesto of the PML-N, and all political parties are united in this regard,” he said while talking to a private news channel. He said the PML-N government was fully committed to bringing … Continue reading

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President condoles demise of ex-Indian President

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ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain on Monday expressed regret over the death of former Indian President Abdul Kalam. According to a press release from the Aiwan-e-Sadr here, the President conveyed his condolences to the bereaved family and the people of India.

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Italy FM commends Pak Army as symbol of hope for peace

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RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS), General Raheel Sharif, who came to Italy for a three-day official visit, held detailed meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy on Monday. According to ISPR, the COAS and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Italy held detailed discussions on regional security. Italian Foreign Minister appreciated Pakistan reole positive for regional security and stability. Pak Army also praised as … Continue reading

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