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October 17, 2018 12:00 AM Two women among five killed in Naseerabad attack

QUETTA: Unknown gunmen shot dead five people including two women in the Baba Goth Ghulam Qadir area of Naseerabad district on Tuesday. According to police sources, armed assailants entered a house and opened fire on family members and fled away from the scene. As a consequence, two women among five people of a family died on the spot. Soon after the incident

October 9, 2018 12:07 PM Former Punjab police chief Mushtaq Sukhera indicted in Model Town case

LAHORE: Former Punjab police chief Mushtaq Sukhera has been indicted by an anti-terrorism court in Lahore in Model Town case. The ATC summoned the witnesses to record their statements and put off the hearing till Wednesday. In addition to Sukhera, 113 people were also indicted earlier this year. At least 14 people were killed and 100 others were injured

October 7, 2018 12:00 AM Turkey’s Erdogan tells ministers to stop using US firm McKinsey

ANKARA: Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday he had ordered his ministers to stop receiving consulting services from US firm McKinsey, after the deal came under fire from the main opposition. Last month, Finance Minister Berat Albayrak, who is also Erdogan´s son-in-law, said Turkey had decided to work with McKinsey to help implement a new medium-term 2

October 6, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Two Palestinians killed in clashes with Israeli army’

GAZA CITY, Palestinian Territories: Two Palestinians, including a 14-year-old boy, were killed by the Israeli fire on Friday on the Gaza border, as clashes erupted with security forces during protests, the enclave’s health ministry said. Fares Hafez al-Sersawi, 14, and 24-year-old Mahmud Akram Mohammed Abu Samane, both died after being shot in the chest 1

October 4, 2018 12:00 AM Indonesian soldiers ordered to fire on looters

PALU, Indonesia:-Indonesian soldiers have been ordered to fire on people caught looting on the quake and tsunami-struck island of Sulawesi, a colonel said Wednesday, after desperate survivors raided shops for food and water. Police have already arrested dozens of people for looting in the disaster zone around the seaside city of Palu, which has been reduced 1

October 4, 2018 12:00 AM Stocks led lower by weak auto shares

KARACHI: Stocks continued to fall for the third consecutive session on Wednesday, as blue-chip auto shares took a hit on government decision to bar non-filers from buying vehicles, dealers said. Analyst Ahsan Mehanti from Arif Habib Corporations said, “Bearish activity was witnessed at PSX after NA passed the Finance (Amendment) Bill restricting non-filers 3

October 3, 2018 12:00 AM Cop’s murderer dies in encounter

PESHAWAR: The local police during an encounter shot dead an alleged ice dealer involved in the killing of a policeman in Regi a few days back, officials said on Tuesday. Senior Superintendent of Police, Operations, Javed Iqbal told reporters that police during an encounter shot dead Hikmat Khan, an ice dealer, who had shot dead a policeman Arifullah

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM Massive clean-up operation in Lahore from today

LAHORE: District Administration Lahore, Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) and other allied departments are going to kick off a massive anti-encroachment operation from Tuesday (today) across the city. Officials said the Punjab government announced starting anti-encroachment drive across the province, including in the Metropolitan city Lahore. They said Lahore 2

October 1, 2018 12:10 PM Fire in Karachi Techno City doused

KARACHI: Fire that erupted early Monday morning Karachi’s Techno City building in New Chali area, off I.I. Chundrigar Road was brought under control by noon, said Chief Fire Officer, Tehsin Siddiqui. The video, captured by The News team, showed thick grey smoke billowing from the building. Talking to media he said the fire was caused due to short circuit 2

October 1, 2018 12:00 AM AJK PM’s helicopter comes under Indian fire

ISLAMABAD: Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK) Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider had a close call on Sunday when the Indian security forces opened fire at his helicopter while flying inside Pakistan’s airspace near the Line of Control (LoC). Haider was reportedly travelling to offer condolences to an acquaintance when his helicopter came under fire near Tarori 2