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October 12, 2018 12:00 AM Africa’s youngest billionaire kidnapped in Tanzania

NAIROBI: Africa’s youngest billionaire was kidnapped on Thursday by gunmen from a gymnasium in Tanzania’s economic capital Dar es Salaam, officials said. Mohammed Dewji, 43, who heads the MeTL Group which operates in about 10 countries with interests in agriculture to insurance, transport, logistics and the food industry, was snatched as he entered the gym of a hotel

October 6, 2018 12:00 AM FIA ups drive against fake social media accounts

PESHAWAR: The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has accelerated campaign against those blackmailing and defaming locals through fake social media accounts and arrested many, including females, during the last few days. The FIA Cyber Crime Wing has arrested at least three women including a singer who were operating fake social media accounts in a bid to defame 1

October 4, 2018 12:09 PM PPP's Taimur tenders unconditional apology over Senate rigging claims

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan People Party leader Taimur Talpur on Thursday appeared before the Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and tendered an unconditional apology. During the hearing of the case, Chief Election Commissioner Sardar Raza Khan said “we are hearing for many days that horse trading had happened in the Senate election but we want evidences 6

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM Brazilian women take to streets against racist Bolsonaro candidacy

RIO DE JANEIRO: Women will take to the streets in cities across Brazil on Saturday in a wave of protests against the candidacy of the right-wing frontrunner in next week’s presidential elections, Jair Bolsonaro. Marches organized by a social media campaign under the hashtag #EleNao (Not Him) are planned in around 80 cities, including Sao Paulo and Rio de Janeiro

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM NCA acted on FIA claim Junejo laundered Rs180-250m from Pakistan

LONDON: Pakistan’s Federal Investigation (FIA) got former government official Farhan Junejo arrested by the National Crime Agency (NCA) on the basis of claims that the former aide of Makhdoom Amin Faheem allegedly laundered around Rs180 to Rs250 million out of Pakistani into his overseas accounts through “corruption and corrupt practices”. The News has obtained

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM 29 killed in Iran military parade attack

TEHRAN: Militants shot dead at least 29 people including women and children in an attack Saturday on an Iranian military parade claimed by the Islamic State group, as Tehran accused a US ally in the region of the assault. The attack in the southwestern city of Ahvaz came as the country marked the anniversary of the start of its 1980-1988 war with Saddam 2

September 20, 2018 11:18 AM Teenage girl with disabilities allegedly raped in Khanewal

A 14-year-old girl with disabilities was allegedly raped by a neighbour in Khanewal's Kabirwala tehsil on Wednesday morning. A first information report has been registered but the suspect has not been arrested as yet, Station House Officer (SHO) Tayyab Sarfaraz said. The victim's father told DawnNewsTV that the suspect had raped his daughter in their 2

September 17, 2018 6:53 PM Pakistani couple arrested in London over money laundering charges

LONDON: The National Crime Agency (NCA) of Britain has arrested a Pakistani ‘politically exposed person’ and his wife over alleged money laundering. The couple was released after interrogation. Sources said International Corruption Unit of the NCA arrested the Pakistani couple from Surrey country. The couple was apprehended for not showing legitimate 4

September 16, 2018 7:22 AM Shehzad Roy, KP CM discuss educational reforms, drug abuse

Pakistan’s famed singer Shehzad Roy met with the Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan on Saturday to discuss ways to spread awareness about dangers posed by drugs. The Ambassador to the United Nations Office on Drugs (UNODC) took to Twitter and said " “Met #CMKPK as the UN Ambassador for the office of drugs and crime and discussed how the Gov and @UNODC 9

September 14, 2018 12:00 AM Decision to halt Pak military aid not taken lightly: US NSA

WASHINGTON: US National Security Adviser (NSA) John Bolton has said that the Trump administration’s decision to suspend military assistance to Pakistan was not taken lightly. In an apparent address to a local think tank, the Federalist Society for Law and Public Policy Studies, Bolton had said that the decision was taken before he joined the administration 2