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July 20, 2018 8:28 AM 5 injured in Chaman blast targeting LEAs' vehicle

A blast on Mall Road in Balochistan's Chaman area on Friday left at least five people injured and nearby shops and cars damaged, police sources told DawnNewsTV. Chaman Station House Officer Gul Muhammad said a vehicle belonging to a law enforcement agency (LEA) was the target of the blast. According to administration officials, the blast was caused by a remote-controlled

July 20, 2018 12:24 AM Pakistani Qawwal Haji Ameer Khan attacked in London

LONDON: Renowned Pakistani Qawwal Haji Ameer Khan was severely beaten by unknown man on Thursday in East London's Green Street area. According to Ameer’s daughter Saleena, a black man attacked her father who fell down on the ground after receiving wounds to his body, his eye was severely damaged. She told media that a man hit his father with punches

July 19, 2018 12:00 AM 19 die in refugee boat sinking off Cyprus

ANKARA: Nineteen people died when a boat carrying 150 migrants sank off the coast of northern Cyprus and rescuers were searching for 25 other people, Turkey’s coast guard said on Wednesday. It said 103 migrants were rescued by boats and helicopters of the Turkish and northern Cypriot coast guards, helped by commercial boats in the area, from the sunken

July 18, 2018 2:36 PM Imran Khan vows to make tourism a top priority

NATHIA GALI: PTI chairman Imran Khan that his party would make tourism a top priority after coming into power. Addressing a gathering of supporters in the mountain resort town of Nathia Gali, Khan said that this area was better than Switzerland in term of scenic beauty. “Those who say industries will be set up at Nathia Gali are telling lies. Industries

July 18, 2018 12:00 AM Russia, Tajikistan hold anti-Taliban drills near Afghan border

DUSHANBE: Russia and Tajikistan on Tuesday began joint military exercises near the Tajik-Afghan border to prepare to ward off potential Taliban attacks. More than 10,000 troops, mostly Tajik reservists, will take part in the first such drills in the area by the ex-Soviet allies, Tajikistan’s defence ministry said. Combined forces will practice “eliminating

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM Special force constable martyred in Dir encounter

DIR: A special police force constable was martyred and another injured in an encounter in Merashpati area here on Monday, police sources said. The sources said that acting on a tip-off about the presence of the proclaimed offender, Dilaram, the police conducted a raid on his hideout. The outlaw opened fire on the police in which two cops were injured

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM ‘US pullout from Iran deal will hurt ME’

BEIRUT: Lebanese President Michel Aoun said on Monday the US withdrawal from world powers’ 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran would have negative consequences for Middle East stability. Aoun, a Maronite Christian politician, is a political ally of Lebanon’s Iran-backed group Hizbullah. The United States, which classifies Hizbullah as a terrorist organisation

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM Nooh dedicates medals to Mastung blast victims

KARACHI: Pakistan’s highly talented young weightlifter Nooh Dastgir Butt has dedicated his medals he got in the World Junior Championships in Tashkent to the victims of Mastung blast. “Yes, Nooh has dedicated his medals to the victims of Mastung blast,” an official of Pakistan Weightlifting Federation (PWF) told ‘The News’ from Tashkent late on Saturday

July 15, 2018 6:43 PM Girl dies, eight injured after ride collapses in Karachi park

Karachi: An eight-year girl died and eight people were injured on Sunday evening when a swing ride crashed to the ground at a famous amusement park in Karachi, Geo reported. The Askari Amusement Park located near Old Sabzi Mandi area was immediately closed after the accident. Rescue teams and police reached the scene and ordered immediate evacuation 1

July 15, 2018 2:30 PM Imran to arrives in Balochistan to express solidarity with Mastung victims’ families

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) chairman Imran Khan on Sunday arrived in Quetta to express solidarity with the families of Mastung blast . A suicide bomber struck Nawab Siraj Raisani's election meeting on Friday where a total of 131 people were killed in Darenghar area of Mastung. The Balochistan government earlier today announced two-day mourning 1