Burden of desires

In this day and age, life has become much busier than before. We have become unaware of our surrounding environment and society and have even stopped understanding ourselves. We are being pushed into a deep quicksand in our quest to

Man throws cow dung at municipal officer in Sanghar

SANGHAR: A resident has been accused of throwing a bag of cow dung on the personal assistant of the chief municipal officer of the city. The incident took place yesterday when a group of men entered an assistant named Noor

Man gifts plot of land on Moon to wife on wedding anniversary

AJMER: A man has ‘gifted’ his wife three acres of land on the Moon on their wedding anniversary. Dharmendra Anija from Ajmer city in India said he ‘bought’ land on the Moon as he wanted to do something special for

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.

Man shoots dead wife, two minor daughters in Taxila

RAWALPINDI: A man shot dead his wife and two minor daughters in Sadar Wah are of Taxila and fled from his home after the incident. Sub-divisional Police Officer (SDPO) Taxila Tahir Kazmi, Station House Officer (SHO) Sadarwah and a police

Man strangles grandson in retaliation over daughter’s marriage by choice

LODHRAN: A man reportedly strangled his infant grandson after being enraged over his daughter’s decision to marry by her own choice. The woman lodged an FIR at a local police station against her father and accused him of murdering his

Saudi man rams car into Makkah’s Grand Mosque

MAKKAH: A speeding car driven by a Saudi citizen rammed into the Grand Mosque in Makkah on Friday evening. Videos posted on social media shows the car ploughing through plastic barricades in the outer courtyard of the mosque, before driving

Man sells wife to friends for Rs5000, woman raped for 21 days

SARGODHA: In a shocking incident, a man allegedly sold his wife for sexual services to his friends for Rs5,000 who gang-raped her for 21 days. The woman approached the court after police refused to lodge a case. The court has

Police unable to locate man missing for five years in Sargodha

RAWALPINDI: Police have been clueless in recovering a businessman who went missing five years ago in Sargodha. The man’s father has been running pillar to post in police station and filed a case in the Islamabad High Court to find

Man beats daughter, posts on social media in Saudi Arabia

RIYADH: A man has been arrested for shackling and beating his daughter, filming the offence and posting a video clip of it on social media.  The Burmese man allegedly confessed that he assaulted his 11-year-old daughter after tying her with

Court official throws acid at man, daughter in Muzaffargarh

MUZAFFARGARH: A court official threw acid at a man and his daughter in Shaher Sultan of Muzaffargarh. The court official named Bashir Ahmed threw acid at a victim named Munir Ahmed and his daughter. The incident took place yesterday at around

Man kills wife over domestic dispute in Kasur

KASUR: A man killed his wife after he went to her parent’s house to reconcile over a domestic dispute. The incident took place in Jammatpura area of Kasur within the precincts of B-Division police station. The man’s disgruntled wife had

Teenage boy sexually abused in Karachi

KARACHI: An 11-year-old boy has been sexually abused by a man in Sindh’s capital city.   A case has been filed against the culprit, who is a mobile shopkeeper as the medical report confirmed allegations of sexual assault.  The shopkeeper has

Man from Saudi Arabia takes ride on whale shark in Red Sea

YANBU: A video of a man from Saudi Arabia riding an endangered whale has left social media users bewildered. The video was captured near the port city of Yanbu in Saudi Arabia, reports the Gulf News. The shocking scenes were

Man arrested for raping 14-year-old girl in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: Police have arrested a man who was accused of raping a 14-year-old girl in Walwal village of Rawalpindi. Within the limits of Chontra police station, the accused was arrested after 12 hours of the incident. The accused named Khawar

Case lodged against man torturing mother, sister in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: A man severely thrashed his mother and sister in Sadiqabad area, prompting outrage on social media after a video went viral. Social media users are demanding justice for the woman Gulnaz Bibi who was brutally attacked by her son.

Man, woman stabbed over ‘honour killing’ in Bhakkar

LAHORE: A man and a woman were stabbed to death by their relatives in the name of ‘honour’ in Bhakkar district of Punjab. Police have arrested 25 people belonging to the woman’s family, including her brothers and husband. The suspects

Man opens fire at Sarim Burney Trust office

KARACHI: A man opened fire at Sarim Burney Trust office after he was not allowed to take away his sister-in-law who had taken refuge over there. The trust’s chairman Sarim Burney said that sister-in-law of the assailant had approached them

Man arrested for fraud, impersonating state agency officer

KARACHI: A man who pretended to an officer of an intelligence agency while defrauding a citizen of millions of rupees has been arrested by police. The suspect Imran Agahi, who was finally apprehended by Azizabad police, had been evading arrest

Man demands return of ‘spy’ pigeon detained in India

SIALKOT: A man has claimed to be the rightful owner of a pigeon supposedly held by Indian authorities for allegedly being used for spying. The villager named Habibullah is a resident of Bagga-Shakargarh village, situated four kilometres along the Working

Man, woman killed for ‘illicit affair’ in Fateh Jang

FATEH JANG: A husband shot dead his wife and a man he suspected of having affairs with her in Ratowal village near Fateh Jang on Sunday. According to sources, said that a man Sufiyan suspected that his 30-year-old wife, Shahniza,

Policeman shot dead in Mansehra

MANSEHRA: Unidentified criminals killed a policeman of the Abbottabad police’s Elite Force during the wee hours of Wednesday. According to details, unknown armed men opened fire when the Elite Force jawan left his house for Taraweeh prayers. Muhammad Shabbir was

Man, wife booked for torturing 10-year-old maid in Lahore

LAHORE: A man and his wife were booked on charges of torturing a 10-year-old maid over the suspicion of stealing Rs 500 in Samanabad area of Lahore. According to sources, police have apprehended accused Suhail Anjum, a Sub Divisional officer

Man stages robbery to conceal foreign currency in Rawalpindi

ISLAMABAD: An influential figure in the federal capital allegedly staged a robbery in connivance with a local money changer to hide a large amount of foreign currency. On April 4, the individual instructed his driver to convert Rs6.8 million into

101-year-old Italian man recovers from coronavirus

ROME: A 101-year-old man has been released from a hospital in Italy after recovering from the novel coronavirus. Gloria Lisi, the deputy mayor of the Italian city of Rimini, has made the announcement and his “truly extraordinary” recovery gave “hope

Lack of empathy

Allah Almighty has created man as the noblest of creatures for man been bestowed with intelligence and conscience to fight his self-ego otherwise strength, body, nutrition, drinking, smelling, sleeping, and procreating is also a characteristic of other species but they

World’s oldest man dies in Japan at 112

TOKYO: A Japanese man recently named the world’s oldest living male has died aged 112. Chitetsu Watanabe, who was born on March 5, 1907 in Niigata, north of Tokyo, died on Sunday at his nursing home in the same prefecture.

Man killed, 2 policemen injured in Islamabad encounter

ISLAMABAD: A man was killed and two police officers suffered gunshot injuries during an encounter in Islamabad on Monday. The incident occurred when a police team, operating on a tip-off, carried out a search to apprehend an absconder at a

Disabled man appeals for pension along with family in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Wheelchair-bound, former coal mine worker, Gul Jahan alongside his disabled daughter has continuously been appealing to officials for the release of his pension. Gul, a resident of Bhakkar, who arrived in the Islamabad to seek justice with his two

Women among four shot dead in various parts of Karachi

KARACHI: Four people including a woman were killed and two others were injured on Wednesday in different firing incidents in various parts of the city. According to details, two unidentified motorcyclists opened fire on a rickshaw at the railway bridge