Protests held against operation to demolish Aladin shopping mall

KARACHI: The Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) launched an anti-encroachment operation to demolish an illegal shopping mall and a club on the premises of the Aladdin amusement park. The authorities launched the operation after the Supreme Court directed to demolish the

Law and order in Sindh

The law and order situation in different parts of Sindh has rapidly deteriorated as criminals are being patronized by influential feudal lords and local politicians. There are increasing calls for launching a grand operation to cleanse the area of dacoits,

PAF releases song on second anniversary of Operation Swift Retort

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Air Force is celebrating ‘Surprise Day’ on the occasion of the second anniversary of Operation Swift Retort to pay tribute to valiant force for their brave defence of the motherland responding to Indian Air Force violation of its

Three terrorists killed in North Waziristan operation

RAWALPINDI: Three terrorists were killed during an intelligence-based operation (IBO) in Mir Ali area of North Waziristan. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), security forces conducted an intelligence-based operation at terrorists’ suspected hideouts in Mir Ali. During an intense

Haleem Adil Shaikh’s farmhouse razed in Malir anti-encroachment operation

KARACHI: An anti-encroachment operation commenced in Malir district during which more than 500 acres of government land has been retrieved. The operation started on the directives of Deputy Commissioner Malir against cancelled lands who lease was cancelled three decades ago.

Two TTP commanders among five terrorists killed in North Waziristan operation

PESHAWAR: Five terrorists were killed as security forces conducted two intelligence-based operations in Mir Ali and Khaisur areas of North Waziristan. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations, five terrorists were killed including two terrorist commanders identified as Syed Raheem Abid

Saeed Ghani hindering anti-encroachment operations: Sources

KARACHI: Sindh Education Minister Saeed Ghani is creating hindrances in the anti-encroachment operation along the stormwater drain in Mehmoodabad and is attempting to protect the house of his supporters in the drive while those of ordinary residents are being demolished.

Grand operation underway to remove encroachments on Mehmoodabad’s drain

KARACHI: The Karachi Municipal Corporation (KMC) has started a grand operation to remove encroachments from the stormwater drain in Mehmoodabad. A large of KMC teams have arrived on the location along with a heavy contingent of police and Rangers who

SHC moved against anti-encroachment operation in Karachi

KARACHI: A petition has been filed in the Sindh High Court (SHC) on Friday against a wide-scale anti-encroachment operation in Karachi. The owners of shops located in Korangi Sector 44-A have filed a petition against demolition notices issued for 312

CDA suspends operation against encroachments after facing resistance

ISLAMABAD: Capital Development Authority (CDA) has deferred its operation against illegal encroachments in the federal capital after facing stiff resistance from the occupants. The CDA’s Enforcement Department had launched an operation against illegal encroachments in Neeelum in Frash Town but

False flag operation

Trouble is brewing in India where thousands of farmers have been protesting since weeks for the revocation of three anti-farmer laws that they claim have hurt their livelihoods. The Modi government is facing its biggest challenge in years as the

FM Qureshi warns against false flag operation by India

ISLAMABAD: Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has warned the world about the threat of a purported false flag operation from India. In a statement on the occasion of International Human Rights Day, the foreign minister said basic human rights have

Soldier martyred, 4 terrorists killed during North Waziristan operation

PESHAWAR: A Pakistani soldier embraced martyrdom while four terrorists were killed during an operation in North Waziristan on Sunday morning. According to the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), security forces conducted an intelligence-based hideout (IBO) on a terrorist hideout near Kaitu

52 arrested during anti-narcotics operation in Swabi

PESHAWAR: At least 52 suspects were rounded up in an anti-narcotics operation in Swabi city of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. District Police Officer (DPO) Swabi had issued the directives to take strict action against drug peddlers and those possessing narcotics. Consequently, the

Anti-encroachment operation held in Malir district

KARACHI: An operation was conducted against illegal encroachments in Malir district and more than ten acres of land was vacated from the possession of the land mafia. The operation was conducted under the supervision of Deputy Commissioner Malir Gahanwer Ali

Three soldiers martyred, four injured in South Waziristan operation

RAWALPINDI: Three soldiers were martyred and four others were injured during a search operation by security forces in South Waziristan. According to a statement by Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR), the three soldiers were martyred as terrorists opened fire at security

Man seeks to rebuild house destroyed in 2009 Mohmand operation

RAWALPINDI: A resident of Mohmand Agency has urged for support after his house was destroyed during the military operation against terrorists in 2009. Lal Sher, who hails from tribal areas and now resides in Rawalpindi, said he does not have

CM Sindh requests six aircraft for locust control operation

KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has urged the federal government to provide six aircraft for spray in desert areas as locust swarms have once again started attacking standing crops in the province. This chief minister, while presiding

Four army personnel martyred during operation in North Waziristan

RAWALPINDI: Four army personnel were martyred and seven terrorists were killed on Wednesday during an operation on a militant hideout near Datta Khel in North Waziristan. According to Inter-Sevices Public Relations (ISPR), security forces were conducted an intelligence-based operation (IBO)

Indian military rhetoric

The army’s top brass has denounced provocative statements by the Indian military leadership regarding aggression towards Pakistan. The irresponsible statements have been termed a routine rhetoric with implications on regional peace and stability. The Corps Commanders Conference presided over by

Two soldiers martyred in North Waziristan operation

PESHAWAR: At least two soldiers were martyrdom and two terrorists were killed during an operation conducted on a terrorist hideout in the Boya area of North Waziristan, said Inter-Services Public Relations. According to the military’s media wing, the security forces

Rangers arrest 27 suspects in separate raids: spokesperson

KARACHI: Sindh Rangers personnel have arrested twenty-seven suspected criminals during separate raids carried out in different areas of Karachi today. Rangers spokesperson stated that the detained persons had been involved in several cases of robbery, drug peddling, and street crimes.

Mexico admits freeing El Chapo’s son after operation

MEXICO CITY: Mexico’s president faced a firestorm of criticism as his security forces acknowledged they arrested kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman’s son, then released him when his cartel responded with an all-out gun battle. Admitting his troops carried out a

CTD kills 6 terrorists during a joint operation in Quetta

Counter-Terrorism Department and Intelligence Agencies conducted a joint operation in Quetta on wee hours of  Wednesday. During the operation, security agencies killed two suspected suicide bombers, including six alleged terrorists.  Four security personnel suffered bullet injuries during the joint operation.