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UN Security Council to discuss deadly tanker attack off Oman

LONDON: Britain will raise a deadly tanker attack off the coast of Oman during a closed-door United Nations Security Council meeting on Friday, diplomats said, but the 15-member body is not expected to take any action. Britain, Romania and Liberia

Oman identifies tanker as hijacking ends in Arabian Sea

MUSCAT: Oman on Wednesday identified the Panama-flagged Asphalt Princess as the tanker involved in a hijacking which Britain’s maritime trade agency earlier said was over. The statement by Oman’s Maritime Security Centre was the first official confirmation incident in the

US, UK blame Iran for attacking Israeli-managed tanker

WASHINGTON: The United States and Britain said they believed Iran carried out an attack on an Israeli-managed petroleum tanker off the coast of Oman that killed a Briton and a Romanian, both pledging to work with partners to respond. Iran

One killed as water tanker rams into bank in North Nazimabad

KARACHI: At least one person was killed and seven others were injured when a speeding tanker rammed into a private bank’s branch in North Nazimabad area on Monday morning. The wanter tanker struck inside a bank after the driver lost

Tanker mafia stealing water from Hub River

KARACHI: The water from Hub River – which is supplied to Karachi – is allegedly being stolen by the tanker mafia in connivance with officials from the Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KSWB). The water between the Hub Pumping Station

Oil tanker overturns on national highway near Nawabshah

NAWABSHAH: A high-speeding oil-tanker overturned on the National highway road near Qazi Ahmed, district Nawabshah. According to the reports, the oil tanker overturned due to the over-speeding spilling over 44,000 liters of fuel on the road. After the accident was