Faisalabad women confess tearing their clothes of fear

FAISALABAD: The women allegedly stripped and tortured in Faisalabad after being caught during a ‘robbery bid’ have confessed to tearing apart their clothes out of fear of being nabbed. This was disclosed by Chairperson of the Women Protection Authority Kaneez

Faisalabad viral video: CCTV shows women willingly undressed themselves

FAISALABAD: CCTV footage has exposed the four women, who went viral on social media after being publically tortured and stripped naked by shopkeepers over alleged stealing.  It all happened on 6th December in Faisalabad where four women lodged an FIR

Man rapes 15-year-old fiancé along with friends in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: In another horrific incident in Punjab, a young man along with friends gang-raped his 15-year-old fiancé. In the Owais Nagar area of Faisalabad, a young man named Saif along with three friends made his 15-year-old fiancé drink alcohol and

Why was Aurat March in Faisalabad cancelled?

The Aurat March was launched across Pakistan to highlight the issues faced by women in the country. It called for more accountability for violence against women, support those who experience violence and harassment in public spaces, at home, and the launches Sitara Icon Tower in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: — Pakistan’s largest property enterprise — organized an event to inaugurate their most recently on-boarded project, called the Sitara Icon Tower. The senior management of both companies were present on the occasion accompanied by Sitara Heights Director Chaudhry

PDM reschedules rallies in Sahiwal and Faisalabad

LAHORE: The Pakistan Democratic Movement (PDM) has decided to reschedule its anti-government protest rallies in Sahiwal and Faisalabad in January. The Sahiwal rally has been scheduled on 27th January instead of 18th January. Initially, the Faisalabad rally was planned for

Man arrested for torturing minor maid receives bail

FAISALABAD: A court on Sunday granted post-arrest bail to a suspect in a case related to the torture of a 10-year-old minor girl working as a domestic maid.  Judge Zulifqar Ahmed approved the bail plea of Rana Muneer subject to

60-year-old mother, daughter raped at gunpoint in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: Police have registered a case against suspects who allegedly raped a mother and daughter at gunpoint in Saddar Jaranwala area of Faisalabad. According to the police report, a woman, aged 60, and her daughter, aged 37, were on their

Man throws acid on two sisters for refusing marriage proposal

FAISALABAD: A man has been arrested in Faisalabad for throwing acid on two girls. The suspect identified as Aleem invited two sisters to attend an Eid Milad-un-Nabi at his home after which he splashed them with acid. He had earlier

Pakistani Kabaddi player shot dead over family dispute

FAISALABAD: A notable Pakistani Kabaddi player Faisal Baloch has reportedly shot dead in Faisalabad over a family dispute. Faisal Baloch was killed by one of his fiance’s relatives because they were against the relationship. Baloch’s family said that his fiance’s

Police arrest suspect in kidnapping female medical student

FAISALABAD: Police have arrested an accused allegedly involved in kidnapping a female student of a medical university for ransom in Faisalabad. According to police, a female medical student was abducted from Jaranwala Road in Faisalabad a day before. The captors

Smart lockdown enforced in seven cities of Punjab

LAHORE: Smart lockdown has been imposed in COVID-19 hotspots in seven cities of Punjab after showing positive results in curbing the virus spread in the province. The smart lockdown strategy will be imposed in several cities including Lahore, Multan, Faisalabad,

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

Kidnap-for-ransom case: Five police officials arrested in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: Five police officials have been arrested in an alleged kidnapping-for-ransom case in Faisalabad today (Tuesday). According to details, the apprehended police officials had kidnapped two citizens from the office of SP Central Intelligence Agency and shifted them to an

PM performs groundbreaking of industrial city Faisalabad

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has arrived in Faisalabad to perform Groundbreaking of Allama Iqbal Industrial City. The prime minister will also inaugurate the Shelter Home in the city. Allama Iqbal Industrial City will be the first Prioritized Special Economic

Man kills pir over demand of plot in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: A pir (spiritual healer) has been murdered on Thursday following a fight over a 10 marla plot in Faisalabad.  According to the reports, police have arrested the suspect and seized a weapon from him. The suspect, identified as Shaukat,

Lahore ranked 10th most polluted city of the world

ISLAMABAD: Lahore has been ranked tenth in terms of air pollution in the world. World Air Quality Index (AQI) has ranked Lahore tenth in terms of air pollution. A total of 3,095 cities have been ranked from the most to

National T-20 Cup 2019 to be played in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: The National T-20 Cup 2019 will take place at Iqbal Stadium from 13 to 24 October. The upcoming National T20 Cup being held in Faislabad has served chances to the players to bag profitable prize money. After the restructuring

Dengue claims teenager’s life in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: A 14-year-old teenager died due to the dengue fever virus at Allied Hospital on Wednesday. The patient, identified as Aryan, was brought in from Rawalpindi by his family five days ago. Since then, he had been under treatment in