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October 19, 2018 12:00 AM 25 stranded families shifted to safer places from Upper Kaghan

MANSEHRA: The police shifted 25 families stranded in the upper part of Kaghan valley to safer places after clearing Mansehra-Naran-Jalkhad road to vehicular traffic. "The road, which was blocked to vehicular traffic after the heavy snowfall in Kaghan valley, is now cleared up to Barawai. And the stranded people were shifted to safer places," District

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Shooting at toddler’s Texas birthday party leaves 4 dead

WASHINGTON: A dispute between members of two families at a toddler´s first birthday party in Texas erupted into gunfire, leaving four men dead and a fifth wounded, police confirmed Sunday. The fight broke out Saturday evening in a house in the small town of Taft, on the Gulf Coast near the city of Corpus Christi, said Sergeant Nathan Brandley, a spokesman

October 9, 2018 1:39 PM Over 100 arrested as Karachi traffic police cracks down on commuters going wrong way

More than 100 people, including two policemen and employees of the Sindh Chief Minister House, were arrested in Karachi on Tuesday as the traffic police began taking action against people travelling on the wrong side of the road. Another 7,000 commuters were challaned as the police treated elderly violaters and violaters with families leniently by issuing 2 1

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM Ex-rulers involved in Model Town tragedy: Qadri

LAHORE: Pakistan Awami Tehreek (PAT) chief Dr Tahirul Qadri said if the former rulers were not involved in the Model Town killings, the case of mass killings would have long been done away with. Those who ruthlessly killed daughters of the nation, Shazia Murtaza and Tanzeela Amjad, didn’t deserve any concession or mercy. Addressing a meeting of the party 2

September 27, 2018 11:20 AM Eight missing persons recovered in Karachi

KARACHI: Eight missing persons from the city have returned home after extensive periods of disappearances, the police reported. In a report submitted to the Sindh High Court’s Justice Naimatullah Phulpoto during his hearings of petitions for missing persons, the police informed that eight of the missing persons have returned home. “Eight persons who had gone missing 2

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Alcohol responsible for one in 20 deaths worldwide: WHO

GENEVA: Alcohol kills three million people worldwide each year — more than AIDS, violence and road accidents combined, the World Health Organization said Friday, adding that men are particularly at risk. The UN health agency’s latest report on alcohol and health pointed out that alcohol causes more than one in 20 deaths globally each year, including 2

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab Home Department paroled 750 convicts in nine years

LAHORE: The Punjab Home Department released only 750 convicted prisoners on parole across Punjab during the last nine years, The News has learnt. According to sources in the home department, 750 convicted murderers, who had completed their 1/3rd convictions, had been released on parole from 2009 to up till now. They were released after observing their 8

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab Governor’s House welcomes families

LAHORE: Provincial ministers on Sunday welcomed families who visited the Governor House in big number. Provincial ministers, including Mian Aslam Iqbal, Mian Mehmood-ul-Rasheed, Fayyaz-ul-Hassan Chohan spent time with the general public and visited different parts of the Governor House with them. Many MNAs, MPAs were also present on the occasion. The ministers 1

September 16, 2018 12:00 AM Low gas pressure irks residents

PESHAWAR: Residents of Northern Garden Colony on Warsak Road have complained against the non-availability of natural gas, which has badly affected their routine life. Talking to reporters on Saturday, Fazal Mehmood Khan, chairman of Northern Garden Colony Society, said that they had been complaining against the low gas pressure for the last one year but to no avail 4

September 9, 2018 11:10 AM Arif Alvi takes oath as 13th President of Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Dr Arif Alvi of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf on Sunday took oath as 13th President of Pakistan in a simple and dignified ceremony here at the President House. The Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, administered the oath to him. Prime Minister Imran Khan, outgoing president Mamnoon Hussain, Senate Chairman Sadiq Sanjrani, Speaker