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August 10, 2018 10:30 AM Girl drugged, raped by 'friend' at farmhouse in Karachi: police

A girl was drugged, raped and subjected to attempted murder at a farmhouse near the Gulshan-i-Maymar area of Karachi, said police officials on Friday. The victim, a resident of Landhi, had reportedly been upset with her family and went to the farmhouse with her friends, SSP Malir Munir Sheikh Abbasi said. There, the SSP said, the girl was offered a drugged 1

August 7, 2018 7:24 AM BHC dismisses plea filed by Hazara MPA-elect in nationality case as non-maintainable

The Balochi­stan High Court on Tuesday dismissed a petition filed by MPA-elect of Hazara Democratic Party (HDP) Ahmed Ali Kohzad, who had challenged the National Database and Registration Authority’s (Nadra) move to block his computerised national identity card. A division bench comprising Justice Naeem Akhtar Afghan and Justice Abdullah Baloch rejected 4

July 21, 2018 12:00 AM S Korea’s ex-president Park given eight more years in prison

SEOUL: Disgraced South Korean president Park Geun-hye was convicted of charges including illegally receiving funds from the country’s spy agency on Friday and given eight more years in prison, on top of her current term. Park, the South’s first female president, was impeached last year after huge street protests over a sprawling scandal, and was jailed 2

July 17, 2018 12:00 AM SIC’s 30 Muftis issue fatwa: Giving vote to right candidate is farz, to characterless sin

LAHORE: As many as 30 Muftis of Sunni Ittehad Council (SIC) Pakistan have said in a joint fatwa that giving vote to a capable candidate is a farz (a religious duty commanded by Allah), voting for a person of bad character a sin and not casting a vote is a national crime. The muftis issued the joint fatwa called ‘Collective Sharia Announcement’ on an appeal 2

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM Khamenei calls state to support Rouhani

DUBAI: Iran’s supreme leader on Sunday called on state bodies to support the government of President Hassan Rouhani in fighting looming US economic sanctions, saying America´s “conspiracy” could be defeated, according to his official website. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei used a speech to members of Rouhani´s cabinet to call for support for the government and action 2

July 12, 2018 12:00 AM Money taken abroad through corruption, legal means: DG FIA

ISLAMABAD: Director General (DG) Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) Bashir Memon informed the Supreme Court on Wednesday that 4,221 Pakistanis have foreign bank accounts and assets in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The revelation came as Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar, while heading a two-judge bench, remarked, “FIA should inform us how many Pakistanis 9

July 10, 2018 8:41 AM Rahim Yar Khan man stabs woman to death for resisting assault

A man stabbed a woman to death in the Gulshan-e-Iqbal area of Rahim Yar Khan on Monday night before fleeing the crime scene. The accused, identified as Muneeb, had reportedly picked up his cousin, Shamim, from the hospital where she worked as a midwife under the pretense of dropping her home, but instead took her to a different house where he was employed 1

July 5, 2018 12:00 AM Rouhani calls Trump’s sanctions a ‘crime’

VIENNA: US sanctions against Iran are a “crime and aggression”, Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday as he called on European governments and others to stand up to President Donald Trump´s policies against Tehran. “Iran will survive this round of US sanctions as it has survived before. This US government will not stay in office forever 3

July 3, 2018 12:00 AM Seven Pakistanis jailed for theft in Dubai

DUBAI: Seven Pakistanis allegedly involved in stealing around US $3.8 million were sentenced to three years of jail, according to UAE media. Dubai Court of First Instance jailed 3 Pakistani drivers for stealing cash and the other four Pakistanis were put behind bars for assisting them in crime. Investigation revealed that Pakistani, driver of money transfer 3

July 3, 2018 12:00 AM Philippine mayor on Duterte’s ‘narco-list’ slain by ‘sniper’

MANILA: A Philippine mayor on President Rodrigo Duterte’s list of allegedly narcotics-linked officials was shot dead Monday by a "sniper" in a broad daylight attack at a town ceremony, police said. Antonio Halili was hit in the chest by a single shot fired from a distance, unleashing chaotic scenes during the weekly flag raising ceremony at the town hall in Tanauan 4