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AVLC nab three motorcycle lifters in Karachi

KARACHI: Anti Vehicle Lifting Cell (AVLC) of Sindh police claimed to have arrested three criminals for allegedly selling out spare parts of motorcycles stolen from different parts of the city. According to AVLC officials, on a tip-off, an AVLC police

Citizen deprived of Rs 95 lakh, appeal for help

RAWALPINDI: Muhammad Rehman Khan Malik Adeel, a resident of Millatabad Dhok Banaras area of ​​Rawalpindi, has appealed authorities help to recover Rs 9523,677 from a man Malik Adeel Shahbaz Steel Mill owner. Mohammad Rehman Khan was working as a scrap

Six killed, several injured in Khanewal road mishap

KHANEWAL: At least six people were killed and 32 others injured as a speeding passenger bus overturned near Pull Rangu in Khanewal on Sunday. According to police sources, the bus going from Shakargarh to Bahawalpur had suddenly overturned while saving

Transgender sexually assaulted by two companions in Chichawatni

RAWALPINDI: A transgender was sexually assaulted by two companions in a rural area of Chichawatni. The transgender named Muhammad Nadeem often visited Iqbal Nagar area to meet his friends Sana and Sharmeli, who were also transgenders and worked as dancers

Woman sexually assaulted, tortured in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: A man forcefully entered the house in the wee hours of the day and sexually assaulted a woman in New Town area of Rawalpindi. The victim, Nuzhat Fatima, said the suspect named Malik Waqar entered her house in the

Deceased COVID-19 patient’s relatives vandalise CHK

KARACHI: A COVID-19 patient passed away at Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK), after which the enraged relatives of the deceased vandalized the facility and attacked doctors, allegedly because the medical staff “delayed handing over the body” of the

Police arrest Daesh terrorist in Karachi

KARACHI: The Special Investigation Unit (SIU) police claimed to have arrested a suspected Daesh terrorist in the metropolis during a combined operation. According to police sources, on an intelligence report, the law enforcement agencies personnel conducted a targeted operation and

Three youth lynched to death over minor dispute

QUETTA: Three young men were reportedly lynched to death in Hazara Town area of Quetta. The three youth were brutally tortured to death when they came to a barber shop to settle a monetary dispute. The youth belonged to the

Teenager stabbed to death in Quetta

QUETTA: A young man named Jibran was reportedly stabbed to death in Quetta near a petrol pump on Zargoon road on Friday evening. The 17-year-old was stabbed in the throat on the main road and was taken to hospital but

Deceased COVID-19 patient’s relatives vandalise Lady Reading Hospital

PESHAWAR: A COVID-19 patient passed away earlier on Friday at Peshawar’s Lady Reading Hospital, after which the enraged relatives resorted to vandalizing the hospital property. Doctors at the hospital said that the patient’s relatives broke down the door of the

Car accident in Pir Mahal claims six lives

PIR MAHAL: An accident occurred when a car overturned near Rajana Interchange at the Lahore-Abdul Hakim Motorway in Pir Mahal claiming at least six lives and injuring two others. According to details, the car turned turtle as its tire burst

One killed as truck overturns near Khanewal

KHANEWAL: At least one man was killed and two others were injured when a truck overturned near Bridge Astabal today morning. According to details, a truck overturned near Khanewal killing one person on spot and injuring two children. The rescue

Lahore contract killer murders man for Rs 10,000

LAHORE: Police in Lahore apprehended a suspected contract killer for murdering a man in the city after receiving Rs 10, 000 from an individual. According to the police, the accused had taken a contract to kill a man after receiving

Four die as train rams into car in Pattoki

PATTOKI: At least four people were killed when their car was hit by a passenger train in a railway track near Pattoki on Tuesday. According to sources, the car was crossing Landa railway track in Pattoki when a fast-moving passenger train,

Policeman murders teenager following failed rape attempt in Kasur

KASUR: Punjab Police claimed to have arrested a cop over the murder of a teenage boy following failed rape attempt in Kasur district on Monday. According to Qari Khail-ur-Rehman, the father of victim Sami-ur-Rehman, the accused Masoom Ali intercepted his

Protests erupt in Kashmir after four youth arrested by Indian army

SRINAGAR: Violent protests erupted in India-held Kashmir on Sunday after four Kashmiris youths were arrested by Indian troops during a search operation in Pulwama district of Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK). According to Kashmir Media Service, soon after arrest of the youths, hundreds of rock-throwing protesters took

SHO martyred, gunman injured in Kohat armed attack

KOHAT: The Station House Officer (SHO) of Lachi tehsil city Kohat was martyred and his gunman injured by a gang of criminals during a routine patrol. As per details, the criminals opened fire at SHO Nazar Abbas and his gunman

Fire destroys goods worth millions in Rawalpindi market

RAWALPINDI: A fire that erupted at cotton and cloth shops on Friday in the Namak Mandi area, destroyed goods worth millions of Rupees. According to rescue officials, the fire was brought under control after twelve hours. The rescue spokesperson informed

Parents demand FIR against accused involved in girl’s kidnapping

RAWALPINDI: A 12-year-old girl Fatima Anwar Masih’s parents have demanded the registration of an FIR against the accused who allegedly abducted the girl on May 6 from Gulraiz Colony of Rawalpindi. According to sources, the girl Fatima Anwar Masih was

SBCA officials support illegal construction in Karachi  

KARACHI: Rampant illegal constructions continue unabated in the metropolis under the patronage of the Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA) corrupt officials. According to sources, the SBCA officers were seen demanding a huge amount of bribe by allowing illegal constructions on

Road accident in Jamshoro kills three

HYDERABAD: Three people were dead and two others were injured, when a truck loaded with gravel fallen over a car at Jamshoro Toll Plaza on Friday. According to the police, the truck fell over the nearby car after losing its

Trader commits suicide by jumping off building in Karachi

KARACHI: A dealer committed suicide by jumping off a multi-storey building located in the electronic market of Saddar area in Karachi. The trader identified as Abid allegedly committed suicide after jumping from a building near Star City Mall in Saddar

FIA arrests two men for selling SIMS to criminals

RAWALPINDI: Two men have arrested for fleecing the public and committed fraud on the pretext of providing food rations during the ongoing pandemic. The fraudsters collected fingerprints from unsuspecting people in Faisalabad and Jhang promising that there were associated with

FIA arrests man for ATM skimming, credit card fraud

LAHORE: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Cybercrime Wing (CCW) has arrested a man from Rawalpindi for fraud and recovered blank cards, a magnetic stripe reader and other devices from his possession. A team constituted by Deputy Director of CCW, Farooq

Illegal constructions in Karachi continue under SBCA patronage

KARACHI: Illegal occupation and construction continue unabated in different parts of the metropolis allegedly under the patronage of the Sindh Building Control Authority (SBCA). According to sources, illegal construction on more than 340 buildings in different parts of the city

Three civilians injured in unprovoked firing by Indian troops along LoC: ISPR

RAWALPINDI: Three civilians were injured after Indian troops resorted to unprovoked firing in the Nikial sector along the Line of Control (LoC), the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said on Wednesday. According to a statement issued by the ISPR, the unprovoked

Man arrested for allegedly raping boy in Layyah

RAWALPINDI: A man was arrested on charges of sexually assaulting a teenage boy in the Chaubara area of Layyah District in Rawalpindi. According to sources, on May 15, at 11:30 pm, Zulfiqar Ali was drugged by accused Shakir in a

Family demands justice for daughter injured by land grabbers

ISLAMABAD: A family, whose daughter was allegedly injured by land grabbers in Bani Gala Islamabad, appealed to Chief Minister of Punjab Sardar Usman Bazdar, Prime Minister Imran Khan and the Chief Justice of Pakistan to take stern action against the

Cases registered against organizers of Youm e Ali processions

KARACHI: Sindh police officials have registered cases against nine organizers for following the violation of SOPs of lockdown and taking out mourning processions in Karachi on eve of martyrdom day of Hazrat Ali (AS). The day of martyrdom of Hazrat

Man tries to molest boy in Sarai Alamgir

GUJRAT: A man allegedly attempted to rape a 15-year-old boy in a mosque in Gujrat Tehsil Sarai Alamgir area of Rawalpindi on Sunday. According to sources, a 15-year-old boy, Adil Hussain was sleeping in a mosque during ‘Aitekaf’. At around