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January 16, 2019 12:00 AM Woman killed for ‘honour’

MINGORA: A woman was allegedly killed for honour in the Matta tehsil of the Swat district, police said on Tuesday. They said one Hayatullah with the assistance of his father Bakhtzada and mother Rehmania allegedly strangulated his wife to death in Arambagh in Matta. The police arrested Hayatullah and Bakhtzada and started an investigation. Also, two persons 1

January 15, 2019 12:00 AM Spanish police arrest 182 over cockfight

MADRID: Spanish police said Monday they had arrested 182 people who took part in a “national” cockfighting competition, an ancient sport that continues in some regions despite being banned. Officers seized around 300,000 euros ($344,000) during Saturday’s raid in the southern town of Sangonera La Verde, police said in a statement. In 2011, police arrested

January 13, 2019 4:07 PM Man shot dead in Karachi over ‘police negligence’

KARACHI: A man was shot to death in Karachi’s Bahadurabad area on Sunday due to “police negligence,”, Geo reported. Acting on a court order, Sohail was brought by police to Bahadurabad to recover his wife from the house of Munawwar. Tahir Noorani, a senior police officer, said that the incident took place due to police negligence. He said that Sohail 2

January 13, 2019 6:53 AM APS survivor becomes first Pakistani to receive 'Points of Light Award' in UK

Ahmad Nawaz, a survivor of terrorist attack on Army Public School Peshawar, has been given "Points of Light Award" from 10 Downing Street, the headquarters of the government in United Kingdom, to honor his services aimed at encourage people to unite and fight extremism through anti-radicalization talks. "It’s an honour to be recognised by the Prime Minister 2

January 13, 2019 12:00 AM Three killed in Paris gas explosion

PARIS: Two firefighters and a Spanish woman have died in a massive explosion caused by a “pocket of gas” in a six-storey building in Paris on Saturday.Forty-seven others were injured in the blast, 10 of them seriously, the prosecutor´s office said, after initial reports erroneously said four people had been killed. The French interior minister, Christophe 3

January 9, 2019 12:00 AM Body found in orchard

HARIPUR: An unidentified person stabbed to death a man and dumped his body in the guava orchard in Gehr Khan village here on Tuesday. Police said the local people spotted the body of a man and informed the police. The police shifted the body to the District Headquarters Hospital for autopsy. The deceased was later identified as Tahir Ayub, 48, of Muradabad 2

January 9, 2019 12:00 AM Natural disasters wreak $160 bn damage in 2018

FRANKFURT AM MAIN: Natural disasters including wildfires, hurricanes and tsunamis inflicted $160 billion of damage and claimed 10,400 lives in 2018, German reinsurer Munich Re said on Tuesday. The financial toll was far below the $350 billion recorded the previous year in a record hurricane season, the firm said in its annual reckoning, but above the 30-year 1

January 7, 2019 12:00 AM Murder case registered after six months

SIALKOT: Police on Sunday registered a murder case against three members of a family after six months. Alia Bibi, wife of Rashid, had died at Patesar village in the limits of Cantt police six months ago. Later, Fahad Altaf, brother of the woman, lodged a complaint with the police in which he alleged that her sister was allegedly poisoned to death by her husband

January 7, 2019 12:00 AM Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport ‘fears death’

BANGKOK: A Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport said she would be killed if she was repatriated by Thai immigration officials, who confirmed the 18-year-old was denied entry to the country on Sunday. Rahaf Mohammed M Alqunun told AFP she was stopped by Saudi and Kuwaiti officials when she arrived in Suvarnabhumi airport and her travel document was forcibly

January 6, 2019 12:00 AM PCB condoles Zulfiqar Bokhari’s death

LAHORE: The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) has expressed its grief over the sad demise of former PCB Chairman Zulfiqar Ali Shah Bokhari and has sent a message of condolence to his family. Bokhari was the 19th Chairman of the PCB, who held the office from 1995 to 1998. Bokhari was also involved in the staging of the ICC Cricket World Cup 1996, which Pakistan 3