Woman beheaded, two injured in knife attack at French church

PARIS: A knife-wielding attacker beheaded a woman and killed two other people at a church in the French city of Nice. Nice’s mayor Christian Estrosi, who described the attack as terrorism, said the incident had happened in or near Notre

Woman arrested for kidnapping infant; child recovered

RAWALPINDI: A woman who had kidnapped a 45-day-old infant has been arrested while the child has been safely reunited with his parents. The child’s mother has lodged a complaint with Race Course Police helpline, claiming that she was going with

Woman exposed impersonating as lawyer for eight years

RAWALPINDI: A woman had been working at the District Court Rawalpindi and impersonating her as a lawyer for the past eight years. The woman had been posing as an advocate and deceiving complainants and other lawyers for over eight years.

Woman shot dead by police in KP

BANNU: A woman has been shot dead by police in Bannu district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The police raided a house in the Mandan area of Bannu during which the police allegedly opened fire. After the incident, the family members protested

Taxi driver arrested for sexually assaulting woman in Attock

RAWALPINDI: A taxi driver have been arrested for sexually assaulting a woman at gunpoint in front of her son in Attock. According to the Rawalpindi police, the victim had lodged a complaint at the Naseerabad police station two days earlier.

Female drug peddler arrested in Karachi

KARACHI: Police on Friday conducted an operation and arrested a drug-peddling woman in Karachi. The Sukhan police station conducted a raid after receiving a tipoff in Rehri Goth and took the woman identified as Sharifa alias Aalia was taken into

Mother of three sexually assaulted in Multan

MULTAN: A mother of three children has been sexually assaulted in the Qadirpur Ran area. As per details, the number of the accused in the gang-rape is still unknown. The incident is said to be one-month-old. The gang-rape case was

Children shouldn’t be sent to schools during pandemic: Meera

LAHORE: Actress Meera has expressed concern that children should not be sent to school during the coronavirus pandemic. While expressing concern, Meera said that she would have done the same for her child if she had one. Meera revealed that

Woman waiting for transport gang-raped in Lahore

LAHORE: A woman has been brutally gang-raped by six men while waiting for tranport at the Jaranwala road. The incident took place on 24th September when the victim was waiting to commute at the Jaranwala road after the bus she

Real estate agent assaults woman in Surjani Town

KARACHI: A real estate agent and his business partner allegedly assaulted a widow in Surjani Town area of Karachi. The woman lives in a rented house and works in a factory. The woman said she went to the office of

Female junior clerk accused of receiving bribe for police job

LAHORE: A female junior clerk of Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations in Punjab Police has been accused of receiving a bribe of Rs450,000.  A woman named Hina, a resident of Lahore’s Johar Town, has claimed that the junior clerk, Sidra

Woman gang-raped in front of family in Sargodha

SARGODHA: In another fresh incident, a woman was gang-raped in front of her husband and children in Sargodha.  After the protest of the victims, the police have registered a case and started searching for the accused. This is the second

Woman gang-raped in front of her husband

LAHORE: A woman has been allegedly gang-raped in front of her husband in the Muridke area. As per sources, a couple came to Lahore in search of a job, they were allegedly abducted and the woman was gang-raped by five

Woman among four Kashmiris martyred by Indian forces in IoK

SRINAGAR: Indian troops in an act of state terrorism on Thursday martyred four Kashmiris including a 45-year-old woman in Srinagar in occupied Jammu and Kashmir. The troops martyred the youth and the woman during a cordon and search operation in

Lahore Motorway rape victim refuses to record statement

LAHORE: A woman who was sexually abused in Lahore Motorway gang-rape incident has refused to record a statement. The police contacted the victim to record her statement but her family apologized for not recording the statement at this time. According

Husband arrested after woman found dead in apparent suicide

KARACHI: Two suspects including the husband have been arrested in the case of a woman who was found dead from an apparent suicide. The incident occurred in the Mehmoodabad area where the body of a woman was recovered with the

3 children, woman electrocuted to death in Sheikhupura

SHIEKHUPURA: A woman and three children belonging to the family of rickshaw driver have electrocuted to death in Sheikhupura. The incident took place in Tariq Road area at the residence of Asad Ali who is a rickshaw driver. The victims

Lawyer lodges fake case against elderly woman

ISLAMABAD: A lawyer has lodged a bogus case against an 80-year-old elderly woman and her two daughters, and also attacked her house and injured her daughters. According to details, a lawyer named Nusrat along with his brother Tahir and sister

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

Woman demands justice against local feudals

RAWALPINDI: A woman has appealed for justice against local feudals who she said attempted to sexually assault her and torture her husband and children. The woman, a resident of village Rajar in district Khushab, said the family work for a

Rawalpindi woman tortured, abused by husband

RAWALPINDI: A woman, who is suffering from thalassemia, has appealed for justice against domestic abuse and violence at the hands of her husband. Ayesha Bibi, a resident of Dhoke Khala Khan in Sadiqabad, is suffering from thalassemia since ten years.

Elderly woman accuses Punjab minister of occupying ancestral land

ISLAMABAD: The ancestral land of a family has been occupied in Bani Gala area by the land mafia who wants to merge it with a nearby housing society. The family has accused Punjab minister Aleem Khan of patronizing the land

Police arrest brother-in-law in health worker’s murder

RAWALPINDI: Police have claimed to solve the murder of female government official by arresting the killer and recovering the knife used in the incident. The killer has been identified as Wajid Mehmood, who stabbed to death Sobia Tabbasum, an employee

106-year-old Saudi woman survives coronavirus

RIYADH: A Saudi woman aged 106 has recovered from COVID-19 after contracting the potentially fatal disease. The woman, a resident of the Saudi border city of Arar, had displayed symptoms of the new coronavirus while suffering from diabetes and high

Woman sexually assaulted, tortured in Rawalpindi

RAWALPINDI: A man forcefully entered the house in the wee hours of the day and sexually assaulted a woman in New Town area of Rawalpindi. The victim, Nuzhat Fatima, said the suspect named Malik Waqar entered her house in the

113-year-old Spanish woman survives coronavirus

BARCELONA: A 113-year-old woman, believed to be the oldest person living in Spain, has beaten the coronavirus at a retirement home where several other residents died from the disease, Maria Branyas, who was born in the US, became infected in

Woman humiliated, molested over minor dispute in Qambar

QAMBAR SHAHDADKOT: A woman was humiliated and molested after influential men entered her house in Qambar-Shahdadkot district of Sindh over a minor dispute. The heart-wrenching incident arose over a minor dispute as a group of children clashed in the Drigh

Greece’s first female president sworn in

ATHENS: Greece’s first female president, a former high court judge, was formally sworn in office on Friday, nearly two months after the country’s parliament voted overwhelmingly to elect her. The swearing-in ceremony for Ekaterini Sakellaropoulou, 63, took place in an

Woman buried 12 years after her death in Karachi

KARACHI: A woman who died over twelve years but her body was kept in an apartment in Karachi’s Gulistan-e-Jauhar area has been laid to rest. The funeral prayers for 65-year-old Zakia were offered on Saturday and she was buried at

Woman, son killed after being hit by train in Lahore

LAHORE: A woman and her son were killed after a passenger train ran over them at a railway track in the Gulberg area of Lahore.  According to police, a fast-moving train woman hit a woman, Rubina and her one-and-a-half-year-old son,