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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 32

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 4

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 18

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 12

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 16

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 13

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 11

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 13

July 8, 2017 4:27 AM Burhan Wani – an icon of Kashmir’s freedom fight

MUZAFFARABAD: Nobody knew in the Indian Occupied Kashmir (IOK) that a 22-year-old boy will change the narrative of guerrilla warfare by mounting a challenge to the massive Indian security grid. That, too, without concealing his identity. He appeared with his real name. Showed his presence in combat uniform from dense forests and lush green orchards in the south 12

June 26, 2017 5:12 AM Outrage over Bahawalpur incident: Condolences, criticism pour on social media

LAHORE: Thousands of messages of sorrow and condolences poured on social media over the tragic incident in Bahawalpur, where at least 148 people were killed and 200 injured when an overturned oil tanker exploded. Many social media users also critised the provincial government over the lack of burn units in the southern part of the province as the news of shifting 19