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Indian police make arrests in online ‘auction’ of Muslim women

NW DELHI: Police in India say they have arrested three suspects in an investigation into an online app that shared pictures of more than a hundred Muslim women for an “auction” in another case of hatred towards the minority community.

Police arrest main suspect in SALU student kidnapping case

KHAIRPUR: Police on Wednesday claimed to have arrested the main accused nominated in a case related to an abduction bid at Khairpur’s Shah Abdul Latif University (SALU). Wassan and 15 unidentified persons had been nominated in Khushbo Bhatti’s abduction case

Armed men kills police inspector retuning from hearing in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: An Assistant Sub-inspector has been killed by armed men in the limits of Mathra police station after he was returning from a hearing in court. On Monday, ASI Imtiaz Khan of the Charsadda Police was coming back after attending

CTD arrests three terrorists along TTP commander in raid

ISLAMABAD: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) has arrested three terrorists along with Tehreek-e-Taliban’s commander during the raid. On Tuesday, a raid carried out by CTD in the capital city Islamabad results in the arrest of three terrorists and a TTP commander

Burqa-clad man attacks police in Karachi

KARACHI: A policeman has been attacked by a burqa-clad man in the Kemari area. According to news sources, a police constable was going somewhere along with his colleague when a man in a burqa attacked them with a sharp object.

Police attacked by dacoits in Okara

OKARA: A police party has been attacked by dacoits leaving two cops injured. According to news sources, the incident took place in Okara, when a team of cops was going to spot the locations of the dacoits along with their

Rapid force set up to curb crime in North Karachi Industrial Area

KARACHI: A Rapid Police Force has been formed in North Karachi Industrial Area to curb street crimes, bank robberies and other crimes. SSP Central Ghulam Murtaza Tabassum inaugurated the establishment of Rapid Force. The united will keep a close eye

Row erupts between CM Sindh and IGP over promotions

KARACHI: A row has reportedly occurred between Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah and the inspector general of police (IGP) Sindh Mushtaq Mahar over promotions of different officials. The discord took place over the promotion of CM Sindh’s personal

CTD arrests policeman for abducting, killing Customs informer

KARACHI: Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) Sindh has arrested a policeman allegedly involved in the murder of a Customs informant. Addressing a press conference, CTD in-charge Raja Umar Khattab said that former Station House Officer (SHO) of Sachal Police Station, Inspector Haroon

Court dismisses case against unvaccinated citizens in Karachi

KARACHI: A court has acquitted three people on Saturday who were arrested by police for not receiving COVID-19 vaccine shots. The police produced three citizens in the court of Judicial Magistrate South over violation of criminal procedure code Section-63 over

UNDP establishes Command-and-Control Centre to support GB Police

ISLAMABAD: UNDP Pakistan has established a Command and Control Centre for Gilgit Baltistan Police to connect digitally in the region. Inspector General Police Gilgit Baltistan, Mr Saeed Khan Wazir, and UNDP Pakistan Resident Representative Mr Knut Ostby inaugurated the newly

Ban on appointment of 30 officers of Karachi Police as SHO

KARACHI: At least 30 police officers have been accused of promoting crimes, prompting the police chief to ban them from being posted as SHOs. According to details, the Karachi police chief banned 30 police officers for a year and released

Sindh govt to raise salaries of lower-grade police personnel

KARACHI: The Sindh government has decided to increase the salaries of police personnel till Assistant Sub-Inspector (ASI) ranks. According to details, salaries of all police personnel in Sindh, from the constable, sepoys to ASIs, will be increased forthwith. The salaries

Police arrest 11 over racist abuse of England players after Euro final

LONDON: British police have arrested 11 people as part of an investigation into the online racist abuse directed at some Black players in the England football team following their defeat in last month’s Euro 2020 final. Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho

Police arrests pro-Jehangir Tareen MPA Nazir Chohan

LAHORE: Police have arrested Punjab Assembly MPA Nazir Chohan, a close aide of estranged Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Jehangir Tareen. Adviser to the prime minister on accountability Mirza Shahzad Akbar had registered a First Information report (FIR) at Race Course police.

Four robbers arrested during police shootout in Karachi

KARACHI: Four suspects were arrested, including two in an injured condition, after a police encounter near Razzaqabad area of district Malir. An exchange of fire took place between the armed suspects and police in Razzaqabad area of ​​Karachi in which

Police should take action for violations regardless of position: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan said that an effective policing system was inevitable for prosperity as peace and rule of law were prerequisites for wealth creation and attracting investment. “The police is supposed to ensure law enforcement. Law enforcement does

Two policemen shot dead in attack on polio team in Mardan

PESHAWAR: Unidentified gunmen attacked and martyred two policemen assigned to provide security to a polio vaccination team. A heavy contingent of police reached the site of the incident after the attack and cordoned the area. A search operation was also

Police arrest MQM-London terrorist involved in 18 murders

KARACHI: Police have arrested an activist of MQM-London who allegedly received militant training from India and is involved in 18 murders. Malir City police said that the MQM-L activist identified as Muhammad Shahzad alias Khaji was arrested from Malir area.

Scores injured as Israeli police, Palestinians clash in Jerusalem

JERUSALEM: Israeli police fired rubber bullets and stun grenades on Palestinian youth at Jerusalem’s Al-Aqsa Mosque on Friday amid growing anger over the potential eviction of Palestinians from homes on land claimed by Jewish settlers. At least 178 Palestinians and

Quetta suicide bombing attacker was a foreign national: Police

QUETTA: The police investigation team has made key progress in the investigation of Wednesday’s bomb blast at Quetta’s Serena Chowk. According to the report prepared by the police investigation team,   the suicide bomber in the terrorist attack was a foreign

Police arrest TTP terrorist in Karachi

KARACHI: Police have arrested a terrorist associated with the proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) in  Malir area of Karachi. According to Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Malir Irfan Bahadur, the police conducted a raid in Malir area and arrested the terrorist.

Pakistani-American appointed Assistant Chief of Police in US

WASHIGTON: Pakistani-American Yasir Bashir has been appointed Assistant Chief of Houston Police in the state of Houston, becoming the first Muslim in the position. Houston Police chief Troy Finner appointed Pakistani-origin Commander Yasir Bashir, as Head of family violence department

Interior Minister reviews situation as Rangers, police clear roads

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed lauded the law enforcement agencies for clearing the roads blocked due to protest of a religious party across the country. The minister was chairing a meeting in Islamabad to review the law and order

Dubai police arrests group for filming indecent video

DUBAI: Dubai Police have arrested a group of people who appeared in an “indecent video” shared online. According to a statement, a case has been registered against the suspects and they have been referred to the public prosecution. The police

Man approaches court over Rs300 fine on motorway

ISLAMABAD: A man has approached the Islamabad High Court to cancel a fine imposed by Motorway Police which he claims does not violate the rules. On February 27, the motorway police stopped the vehicle of Muhammad Noman Awam, a resident

Case lodged against four-month-old boy in Chiniot

CHINIOT: In a bizarre incident, police have registered a case against a four-month-old boy over violation of the sound system act in Chiniot. According to reports, an event was held few days back in Nathar area of Chiniot where a

Student commits suicide under mysterious circumstances at Peshawar police station

PESHAWAR: A seventh-grade student has allegedly committed suicide under mysterious circumstances at a Peshawar police station on Sunday. The police said that the youngster was arrested from a Peshawar bazaar after being indulged in a fight. According to police, the

Protests held in London after police officer charged with woman’s murder

LONDON: Police in London clashed with mourners and protesters on Saturday after more than a thousand people gathered to mark the killing of a 33-year-old woman, hours after the police officer charged with her murder appeared in court. Sarah Everard’s

Punjab Police to introduce app for FIR registration

LAHORE: Punjab Police have decided to introduce a new app for monitoring all stages from application receipt to FIR registration to eliminate delays and create a hassle-free process. The app would initially be launched in Kasur as a pilot project.