Thousands march to support Muslim family killed in Canada

TORONTO: Thousands of people marched on Friday in support of a Canadian Muslim family run over and killed by a man driving a pick-up truck in an attack described as a hate crime. The four victims, spanning three generations, were

SBP freezes 35 bank accounts of Jahangir Tareen, family

KARACHI: The State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has frozen more than 35 bank accounts of former Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf leader Jahangir Tareen and his family on Friday. According to State Bank,  the accounts have been frozen at the request of the

Gang arrested for fleecing bride’s family after marriage

KARACHI: A gang involved in fleecing families of brides after marrying them has been busted and five suspected have been arrested in North Nazimabad area of Karachi. The gang was arrested when the brother of the bride got suspicious after

Preity Zinta reflects on family’s fight against COVID-19

LOS ANGLES: Indian actress Preity Zinta took to her Instagram account on Monday to reflect about her family’s fight against COVID-19. She revealed that several family members, including her mother and brother, tested positive for coronavirus in December. Sharing a

Man kills ex-wife, children over domestic dispute in Lahore

LAHORE: A man has reportedly killed his former wife and two children over a domestic dispute in the Punjab capital. According to police, the incident happened in Green Town, where a man named Ashiq killed his wife and two children.

KDA officer appoints seven family members in Jauhar Division

KARACHI: In a case on nepotism, a Karachi Development Authority (KDA) officer has hired seven members of his family in Gulistan-e-Jauhar Division. Aurangzeb was recently posted as Additional Engineer (XEN) of the Security Department, Johar Division. Immediately after taking charge,

Nine family members killed over property dispute in KPK

PIR WALA: At least nine members of a family were killed over a property dispute in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Thursday. According to details, a land dispute broke out in the upper Dir area which claimed nine lives. The dead and

Teenagers killed in Mansehra for desiring to marry each other

MANSEHRA: A teenage boy and a girl were allegedly killed as they wanted to tie the knot against the wishes of their parents. The incident occurred in Jarad area of Kaghan valley, district Mansehra. Police said the victims were cousins

Boy saves little sister from dog attack, receives 90 stitches

TORONTO:  A six-year-old boy is being hailed as a hero by his family after he protected his little sister from a dog attack and ended up needing 90 stitches to his face. Bridger Walker’s aunt shared details of the attack

UN chief calls for supporting migrants as remittances drop

NEW YORK: United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has called for supporting migrants as the World Bank projected that remittances will fall by about 20 percent due to the coronavirus-induced economic crisis. Marking the International Day of Family Remittances, which is

Around 150 members of Saudi royal family infected with coronavirus

RIYADH: As many as 150 members of the ruling Saudi royal family have been infected with coronavirus in recent weeks, a news report said. The renowned New York Times cited hospital communications, doctors and sources familiar with the family. Saudi

Harry and Meghan’s waxworks removed from Madame Tussauds

LONDON: The waxworks of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have been removed from the royal family display at Madame Tussauds London. The museum’s move follows the royal couple’s announcement that they plan on stepping

Six feared dead as car plunges into canal in Mianwali

MIANWALI: Six members of a family are feared dead after the car they were travelling in fell into a canal on Sunday. Seven people were travelling in the ill-fated car when it plunged into Lower Branch Canal Piplan. According to

Sahiwal case verdict

It can be hard to decipher whether there was a greater tragedy on the streets of Sahiwal or in the courtroom which acquitted all suspects behind the macabre killing of an innocent family. An anti-terrorism court in Lahore acquitted all

7 family members killed over domestic dispute in Sargodha

SARGODHA: Seven members of a family were killed on Tuesday over a domestic dispute in Sikandar Hayat Colony. The incident occurred in Sargodha’s colony when a gunman opened fire at family members while they were asleep. The incident occurred early