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July 25, 2018 9:27 AM Clashes, violence mar polling in various constituencies; at least 2 killed

Deadly clashes and violence between activists of rival political parties were witnessed in several areas as millions of Pakistanis went to polls on Wednesday amid tight security. A clash erupted in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Swabi district between workers of the Awami National Party (ANP) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), with one activist of the latter 8

July 22, 2018 12:00 AM Gunmen kill two policemen in Russia’s troubled Dagestan

MOSCOW: Unknown gunmen have shot dead two policemen in Russia´s volatile Caucasus in the latest attack against local authorities, police said on Saturday. Assailants driving a Lada shot at a car carrying three traffic police outside the Dagestani town of Kizilyurt late Friday and fled, a police spokesman told AFP. “Two people died,” he said, adding that a third 3

July 21, 2018 12:56 PM US: Nine family members among 17 dead in 'duck boat' tragedy

CHICAGO: Nine members of one family were among 17 people killed when a US tourist boat capsized during a sudden storm on a Missouri lake, relatives told US media on Friday, with accusations they were told there´d be no need for life jackets. The accident occurred Thursday night in full view of witnesses, at least one of whom captured video of the amphibious 4

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 2

July 20, 2018 12:00 AM Bus plunges into Indian gorge, 14 dead

DEHRADUN, India: A bus plunged into a gorge in a Himalayan state of northern India on Thursday, killing 14 people and injuring 17 others, a disaster official said. The driver lost control of the vehicle as he tried to negotiate a narrow bend in the picturesque Tehri district. "Thirty-one people had boarded the bus. Rescue workers have pulled out 14 bodies 1

July 16, 2018 12:06 PM Death toll in Mastung carnage rises 149

ISLAMABAD: The death toll from a suicide attack on an election rally in Mastung Balochistan on Friday spiked to 149, officials said, putting it among the deadliest attacks in Pakistan’s history. Among the dead was the party’s provincial candidate, Siraj Raisani in Friday’s attack at a rally for the Balochistan Awami Party (BAP) outside the town of Mastung 1

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM 17 dead in bus-trailer collision near Matiari

HYDERABAD: At least 17 people were killed and 13 others sustained injuries when a speedy trailer collided with a bus, carrying a wedding party, on National Highway near Matiari late on Sunday. As per details, the accident took place at National Highway when a bus, carrying wedding party, was on its way to Hyderabad returning from Sakrand. Police and rescue 6

July 16, 2018 12:00 AM 3 killed as worker opens fire at Saudi, Yemen border

RIYADH: Three people were killed at a Yemen border crossing when a Saudi immigration worker opened fire, killing a colleague and police officer before being shot himself, Saudi authorities said Sunday. The 34-year-old employee of the Wadia crossing shot two of his colleagues at the frontier post on Saturday night, after they accused him of missing shifts 4

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Indonesian police shoot dead three suspected militants

JAKARTA: Indonesian anti-terrorism officers shot dead three suspected Islamic militants on Saturday in the central Java city of Yogyakarta, police said. National police spokesman Mohammad Iqbal said the officers from the elite unit had shot the suspects after being attacked with “sharp weapons and a firearm”. Two officers suffered arm wounds and police

July 15, 2018 12:00 AM Nearly 100,000 evacuated before flood peak passes Chongqing

CHONGQING: Nearly 100,000 residents were temporarily evacuated as a flood peak passed the city proper of southwest China’s Chongqing Municipality on Saturday. Water levels in the Jialing and Yangtze rivers exceeded the warning levels by 5.92 meters and 3.78 meters, respectively, as flood peaks passed the city, according to the municipal flood control 1