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December 11, 2018 12:00 AM Funeral procession for martyred teenagers in IHK turns violent

HELD SRINAGAR: Thousands of mourners thronged the funeral on Monday of a 14-year-old fighter martyred by Indian troops in held Kashmir, the youngest-ever fighter martyred in the decades-long insurgency, police said. Mudasir Ahmad Parrey was killed alongside two other militants, one a 17-year-old, outside the city of Srinagar on Sunday. Parrey, a ninth-grade

November 3, 2018 11:40 AM Funeral prayers for Maulana Samiul Haq offered in Akora Khattak

Akora Khattak: Funeral prayers for Jamiat Ulemai-e-Islam (S) Ameer Maulana Samiul Haq was held at Nowshera's Khushal Khan Degree College on Saturday, a day after he was assassinated at his residence in Rawalpindi. A large number of people including senior politicians and religious scholars attended the funerals led Maulana Hamidul Haq, the son of JUI (S) chief 16

February 17, 2018 7:48 AM Gunjranwala family in shock as two men die of grief after brother's suicide

A family in Punjab's Gujranwal district was left in shock at the sudden deaths of three of its members on Friday. According to police, Zahid Ali, 35, a resident of Ilyas Colony shot himself dead for unknown reasons. After receiving news about the suicide of the younger brother, 40 years old Abbas Ali had a cardiac arrest and breathed his last while 33

January 7, 2018 12:00 AM ‘Over 2,000 Afghans sent by Iran killed in Syria’

aTEHRAN: More than 2,000 Afghans deployed by Iran have been killed fighting in Syria on the side of President Bashar al-Assad’s regime, an official in the volunteer force told Iranian media. The Fatemiyoun Brigade of Afghan "volunteer" recruits has been fighting in Syria for five years, said Zohair Mojahed, a cultural official in the brigade. "This brigade 6

September 10, 2017 2:53 PM Funerals of the deceased in Hawke’s Bay tragedy held

KARACHI: The funeral prayers, of the deceased in the Hawke’s Bay tragedy on Saturday, were held on Sunday after Zuhr prayers. The prayers were held in North Karachi’s Babul Islam mosque and the deceased were laid to rest in Shah Muhammad graveyard. The bodies of the deceased had been handed over to their families by the Edhi morgue officials. As many as 12 people 20

August 10, 2017 6:58 PM The children of Partition remember the bloodshed and heartbreak 70-years after India-Pakistan split

It's been 70 years since India and Pakistan were carved from the former British Empire as independent nations, a process that triggered one of the largest human migrations in history. Overnight, Hindu and Muslim neighbors became fearful of one another. Mob violence broke out, leaving hundreds of thousands dead. Some 12 million people fled their homes 14

August 10, 2017 4:02 PM Remembering Partition: 70 years since India-Pakistan divide

Survivors from both India and Pakistan recall living through that uneasy time, and consider what it meant to the future of the two countries New Delhi: It’s been 70 years since India and Pakistan were carved from the former British Empire as independent nations, a process that triggered one of the largest human migrations in history. Overnight, Hindu 17

July 30, 2017 8:36 PM 2 militants killed in Pulwama gun-battle

Several receive fire-arm injuries as government forces fire on protesters; 2 shot with bullets | Thousands turn up at funeral of militants Two Hizbul Mujahideen militants were killed in Tahab village of Pulwama district by government forces in an encounter on Sunday. Dozens of youth were injured in massive clashes between government forces and youth 16

July 12, 2017 11:04 AM Curfew imposed after three Kashmiri youth killed in IoK

SRINAGAR: Authorities imposed on Wednesday curfew in parts of Indian-occupied Kashmir after three youth were killed in a firefight with government forces. The shootout overnight, west of Srinagar, comes amid high tension after ‘separatists’ shot dead seven Hindu pilgrims and injured 19 others in the disputed Himalayan territory. Soldiers and counterinsurgency 15

July 8, 2017 8:05 PM PM reminds world to honour commitment on Kashmir

National11 seconds ago BY Staff Report Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif on Saturday reiterated Pakistan’s moral and diplomatic support to Kashmiri people and called upon the international community to honour its commitment for early resolution of the issue. In a message on the death anniversary of Burhan Muzaffar Wani, he said that through his sacrifice 15