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Police arrests drug dealer in Mandi Bahauddin

Mandi Bahauddin: Police on Tuesday has arrested a woman for selling narcotics in Mandi Bahauddin’s Wasu area. The drug peddler was identified as Rehana, she was caught smuggling contraband in the Wasu locality of Mandi Bahauddin area, which is less

Swat court sentences man to 38 years for assaulting minor

SWAT: An Anti Terrorism Court on Tuesday sentences a man to 38-year imprisonment by for sexually assaulting a young girl. Anti Terrorism Court Judge Ubaidullah Shah convicted Suhaibur Rehman on Tuesday in a case filed last year in a police

Kasur police finds missing boy’s dead body in Chunian

KASUR: The missing child’s body was identified by the deceased’s father and his tailor on Tuesday in Kasur’s Chunian. During a media briefing, Kasur DPO Zahid Nawaz said that the kid was abducted from Rana Town on June 3. The

Sindh govt seals at least 193 quack facilities in province

KARACHI: Provincial Health Minister Azra Pechuho informed the Sindh Assembly on Monday that 193 medical facilities have been closed by the Sindh Healthcare Commission (SHCC). The Provincial Health Minister briefed the Sindh Assembly that 193 medical health facilities have been

Murderers should not get any jobs whether govt or private: CJP

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan acquitted one man in a murder case and upheld the convictions of four others on the hearing of a murder case on Monday.  Chief Justice Asif Saeed Khosa heard a number of murder cases

We have not given our integrity for ministries: Akhtar Mengal

QUETTA: Sardar Akhtar Mengal of Balochistan National Party was addressing a huge crowd of party workers at Quetta’s Hockey ground on Sunday. Leader of Balochistan National Party (Mengal) Sardar Akhtar Mengal said that the assassination of Nawab Amanullah Zehri was

Abro, Nimrita Kumari wanted to marry: Police

LARKANA: The Police have said that the accused, Mehran Abro, arrested in connection with the mysterious death of BDS student Nimrita Kumari, had conceded that the two wanted to marry each other. An accused in the case of a Nimrita

Saeed Ghani condemns PPP stalwart Khursheed Shah’s arrest

KARACHI: Provincial Minister for Information, Archives and Labour Saeed Ghani has condemned the arrest of Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) MNA Syed Khursheed Ahmed Shah. “Members of the PPP seem to be the only target of the National Accountability Bureau (NAB),”

Cleric arrested over sexually molesting student in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: A cleric was arrested by the police on Saturday on charges of sexually molesting a teenage in the Dhamial area. According to Superintendent Police Mazhar Iqbal, the arrest was made on the basis of a medical examination of the

Lahore resident wants places of worship for minorities in prison

LAHORE: Shehryar Safder from Lahore’s Shahdra area wants the government to construct a place of worship in prisons for the members of religious minorities. He filed a petition in Lahore High Court on Thursday. In the filed petition he has

PPP leader Khursheed Shah admitted in Islamabad polyclinic

ISLAMABAD: PPP stalwart Syed Khursheed Shah was moved to the Islamabad Polyclinic on Thursday night over back pain and stomach issues.  Khursheed Shah was earlier arrested by the National Accountability Bureau’s Rawalpindi team over acquiring assets beyond means. He was

High Court bars two PTM leaders from travelling abroad

PESHAWAR:  The Peshawar High Court bench in Bannu has barred PTM leaders Ali Wazir and Mohsin Dawar from leaving the country. The PHC bench on Wednesday had conditionally allowed MNAs Ali Wazir and Mohsin Dawar to be released on bail.

Imran sacks police officers handling Kasur case

ISLAMABAD: The reports of rape and murder of three minors in the Kasur resulted in the suspension of the senior Police Officers of the district. Prime Minister Imran Khan has said that strict action would be taken against police officials

Police nabs two suspects in Nimrita Kumari’s murder

SUKKUR: The Police have nabbed two students in relation to the murder of a BDS student Nimrita Kumari, who died of apparent suicide at her university hostel in Larkana. SSP Larkana Masood Bangash told the media that both students are

NAB arrests PPP leader Khursheed Shah from Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: The National Accountability Bureau’s Rawalpindi office has arrested Pakistan People’s Party senior leader Khursheed Shah on Wednesday from Islamabad. According to NAB sources, the PPP leader was arrested in a case related to owning assets beyond the source of

Surge in crime rate jeopardizes Buzdar administration’s tall claims

LAHORE: A 34 percent increase in crimes in the city’s Model Town division has exposed Lahore police’s claims of ensuring the security of life and property of citizens. According to the Comparative Heinous Crime Division, Wise Data has revealed an

Court requested to probe judicial inquiry into Nimrita Kumari’s case

KARACHI: The Sindh government has written a letter to the court authorities to initiate a judicial inquiry into the death of BDS student Nimrita Kumari. Adviser to Chief Minister Sindh on Information Senator Murtaza Wahab had promised a group of

Property dispute claims woman’s life in Lahore

LAHORE: Two brothers allegedly murdered their sister on Wednesday over a property dispute in Lahore. Two brothers, Ijaz Saleem and Waqas Saleem allegedly killed their sister, Sameera Saleem over property dispute in Allama Iqbal Town in Lahore. Sajjad Saleem, elder

Namrita Kumari died from suffocation: Autopsy report

SUKKUR: The autopsy report of a BDS student Namrita Kumari who died on Monday has stated that the deceased died due to suffocation. The police surgeon, Dr. Shamsuddin Khoso, said that they found marks of rope tied to her neck suggesting suicide.

Employer chops off worker’s hand for demanding salary

Gujranwala: The employer in the city’s Adhuroy area chopped off the hand of a boy for demanding salary. In a tragic turn of events, A 15-year-old Ehtisham’s hand was chopped off when he demanded the salary from his employer.   As

Road accidents in Balochistan claim 2 lives

QUETTA: Two people died, including Deputy Director of Civil Defence Nasirabad, and 22 others suffered injuries in three different road accidents in Balochistan on Monday.  The sources stated, an official of Civil Defence Nasirabad Syed Imtiaz Shah was traveling with

Supreme Court grants bail to PTM leader

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has granted bail to Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement’s founding member, Alamzeb Mehsud on Monday.  Justice Maqbool Baqar headed the bench which heard the plea of Mehsud. The Supreme Court decided to grant bail to the

Ghotki: Police arrest 200 rioters for desecrating temples

GHOTKI: Police have booked over 200 alleged offenders for damaging Hindu temples in Ghotki. The Sindh Police have registered the case against suspects and presented them before the honorable court today. On Sunday morning Police had registered a case against

Police arrests customs employees for selling liquor bottles

KARACHI: Police have arrested two employees of the Customs department for selling the liquor bottles which were seized by their department.  Sindh police have arrested two employees of Pakistan Customs Authority on Friday morning. They are accused of bootlegging, police

Ghotki: Riots breakout over blasphemy allegation

GHOTKI: The situation in the city deteriorated when a Hindu school principal was accused of committing blasphemy by one of the student’s father.  The situation in the city deteriorated after police filed an F.I.R against a school principal for allegedly

Court extends judicial remand of Rana Sanaullah till Sept. 28

Lahore: Duty Judge, Khalid Bashir, extended the judicial remand of Rana Sanaullah in the narcotics case, on Saturday. Duty Judge of the special court for Control of Narcotics Substance (CNS) has further extended the judicial remand of Rana Sanaullah. He

Police rescues kidnapped child with help of CCTV cameras

LAHORE: A young boy abducted from the street of Ghaziabad in Lahore was sold for Rs20,000 to a woman in Sheikhupura. A mother without a male offspring asked her brother in law to kidnap a minor boy for her. The

Police apprehends oil-smuggler near Super Highway

Karachi: Police apprehends one suspect for illegally supplying Iranian diesel. The suspect was apprehended during a routine snap checking near Super Highway. According to media reports, 8 thousand liters of Iranian diesel was seized during the snap checking. Police also

Police apprehends two alleged rapists in Shangla district

SHANGLA: Two suspects on Tuesday were apprehended by Police for allegedly raping a 10-year-old schoolgirl in Lilonai area of Shangla district. An FIR was registered against the two suspects on the complaint of the victim and her father. She told

FIA issues human traffickers’ list in Pakistan

ISLAMABAD:  The list of proclaimed offenders in human trafficking in the country has been issued by the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) on Friday. The list the FIA declared included 100 offenders as most wanted and proclaimed offenders and five most