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3 killed, dozens injured as marriage hall collapses in Mirpur

MIRPUR: At least three people were killed and 19 injured were rescued after a multi-storey marriage hall building collapsed in Azad Jammu and Kashmir’s Mirpur area on Friday morning. The marriage hall owner Nadeem and his son were among the

10 labourers injured as marriage hall collapses in Mirpur

MIRPUR: A multi-storey marriage hall building collapsed on Friday morning in Mirpur area on Azad Jammu and Kashmir. Police said a rescue operation is underway to help people out from under the rubble. The incident occurred when more than 30

PTI’s Sultan Mahmood defeats PML-N candidate in Mirpur bypolls

MIRPUR: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) regional president Barrister Sultan Mahmood on Sunday defeated Chaudhry Sohaib Saeed of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) in a by-election in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). According to unofficial results from 119 polling stations in LA-III

4.4-magnitude earthquake jolts Swat and adjoining areas

SWAT: A 4.4 magnitude earthquake jolted parts of Swat and other cities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday morning. The quake struck at the depth of  10 kilometers with its epicenter lying in the Hindu Kush region in Afghanistan. Also

Earthquake of 2.9 magnitude jolts areas of AJK

MIRPUR: An earthquake of magnitude 2.9 on Richter Scale jolted district areas in Azad Jammu and Kashmir on Saturday. According to the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD), an earthquake of magnitude 2.9 on the Richter Scale jolted AJK’s Mirpur. Also read:

Schools reopen in AJK after earthquake

MIRPUR: The schools have reopened after thirteen days in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) today after the earthquake incident. Over 100 schools reopened while 59 others have been advised to change the building to avoid any untoward incident. On September