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November 15, 2018 1:36 PM Afghan officials hand over SP Tahir Dawar's body to Pakistan: sources

Afghan officials have finally handed over the dead body of martyred police officer Tahir Khan Dawar to Pakistani authorities, Geo News reported quoting sources on Thursday. According to officials, the body was handed over to tribal chieftains who was led by MNA Mohsin Dawar. State minister Shahryar Afridi, Shaukat Yousafzai and KP government spokesman

November 12, 2018 12:00 AM Thousands join Ethiopia-Eritrea peace run

ADDIS ABABA: Thousands of Ethiopians and Eritreans took part in a 10-kilometre reconciliation run on Sunday in Addis Ababa in the first joint sporting event since the former bitter foes launched a rapid diplomatic thaw in July. The peace run through the Ethiopian capital caught a new positive mood after years of "cold war". The two countries fought a war from 1998-2000 that left an estimated

November 11, 2018 12:00 AM Nine die in California wildfires, thousands forced to flee

PARADISE, United States: Nine people were killed and hundreds of thousands ordered to evacuate as wildfires raged on Saturday across California, with one rapidly spreading blaze threatening the resort of Malibu, home to Hollywood stars. The fatalities were reported in a massive late-season inferno in the town of Paradise, in Butte County north of the state 1

November 9, 2018 12:00 AM Tajik prison riot leaves 26 dead

DUSHANBE, Tajikistan: Twenty-four prisoners and two guards were killed after dozens of inmates rioted at a maximum security prison in northern Tajikistan, security sources said on Thursday. Special forces were called in to help restore order at the prison in Tajikistan’s second-largest city of Khujand after the riot broke out there on Wednesday, sources 1

November 8, 2018 12:00 AM PESHAWAR: The provincial minister for Forest, Environment and Wildlife Ishtiaq Urmar on Wednesday set free seven priced falcons at the Pakistan Forest College, University of Peshawar

PESHAWAR: The provincial minister for Forest, Environment and Wildlife Ishtiaq Urmar on Wednesday set free seven priced falcons at the Pakistan Forest College, University of Peshawar. The falcons were recovered from a smuggler at Bacha Khan Airport last week. The minister said a total of nine falcons were recovered from a Qatar-bound smuggler Hidayat 4

November 8, 2018 12:00 AM Dead Nevada man wins election

WASHINGTON: A colourful brothel owner and former reality TV star who died last month nonetheless posthumously won a seat in the Nevada state legislature. He may be dead, but Dennis Hof scored 69.02 percent in Tuesday’s vote against Democratic candidate Lesia Romanov, at 30.98 percent, to win the assembly seat representing rural southern Nye County, official 3

November 7, 2018 2:17 PM Funeral prayers of martyred Capt Zarghaam offered in Peshawar

PESHAWAR: The funeral prayers of Captain Zarghaam, who embraced shahadat today in Mohmand was held at Peshawar Cantt. Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Shah Farman, Lieutenant General Shaheen Mazhar Mehmood, Corps Commander, IGFC KP, Major General Asif Ghafoor, DG ISPR Major General Asif Ghafoor, Provincial Ministers and number of other civil military officials 4

November 6, 2018 12:00 AM Lahore SHO along with driver, guard shot dead

LAHORE: The Rang Mahal police station house officer (SHO) Zahid Mehmood, his driver and guard were killed in an attack on his car on Monday. The SHO was critically injured in the attack and succumbed to his wounds while being taken to a hospital, according to Geo News report. The driver and the guard died on-the-spot. "Inspector Mehmood was coming to Lahore 2

November 3, 2018 1:49 AM Tension spikes in held Kashmir after politician’s killing

SRINAGAR: Authorities imposed a curfew and deployed extra troops on Friday in a remote district of India-held Kashmir after armed men killed a local leader of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) and his brother. The men shot dead Anil Parihar, the BJP state secretary for occupied Kashmir, and his brother Ajit from close range on Thursday night as they walked 6 1

November 3, 2018 12:00 AM Six people killed in Sukkur

SUKKUR: As many as six people including a child were killed in different incidents in and around Sukkur on Friday. At least four people were killed and 10 were injured when an oil tanker collided with a passenger coach on the M-9 Motorway near Nooriabad here on Friday. The Warraich Coach was bound for Punjab when an oil tanker hit it from the rear. The rescue 2