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September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Adiala Jail official given clean chit in Hanif Abbasi probe

LAHORE: An inquiry committee constituted to probe the presence of PML-N leader Hanif Abbasi in the barrack of Nawaz Sharif has cleared Superintendent of Adiala Jail of charges and recommended action against over 50 officials of lower rank. The Punjab government had initiated an inquiry as the picture of Hanif Abbasi went viral on social media. Abbasi

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Mudslide kills mother, three daughters in Landikotal

LANDIKOTAL: A 40-year-old woman and her three daughters were killed after they were buried alive under a heap of mud in Mukhtarkhel area of Landikotal subdivision, sources said on Monday. The sources said that the incident happened when wife of one Sikandar and three of her young daughters were digging mud to use it for repairing their mud-home. A resident

September 25, 2018 12:00 AM Russia to give Syria S-300 air defence after accusations against Israel

Russia announced on Monday it will supply an S-300 surface-to-air missile system to Syria in two weeks against strong Israeli objections, a week after Moscow blamed Israel for indirectly causing the downing of a Russian military plane in Syria. Last week’s crash, which killed 15 Russian service members, had forced Moscow to take "adequate retaliatory

September 23, 2018 5:06 AM Punjab police officer killed by Raja Pervez Ashraf's vehicle

ISLAMABAD: A Punjab Police officer succumbed to his wounds after he was hit by former prime minister Raja Pervez Ashraf’s car on Saturday. According to details, the driver of the former premier’s car had a first information report (FIR) filed against him upon the request of the late officer’s family. He was consequently detained soon after he crashed 1

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM US, allied forces attacked in Somalia

WASHINGTON: United States and allied forces came under attack in Somalia, triggering an air strike which killed 18 Al-Shabaab militants, the US military said on Saturday. The incident occurred on Friday 50 kilometers (30 miles) northwest of Kismayo in the south of the Horn of Africa country where Somali commandos work side-by-side with the American forces 1

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab minister takes notice of corporal punishment incident

LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Schools Education Murad Raas has taken notice of corporal punishment to a class three student, Siemen, of Govt Boys High School 148/9L Sahiwal and ordered suspension of teacher Abdul Hanan responsible for the act. He ordered departmental action against him under PEEDA Act. In a statement issued here on Wednesday, the minister 8

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Stokes, Hales picked for England ODI series against SL

LONDON: Ben Stokes and Alex Hales were named in England’s one-day squad to tour Sri Lanka on Wednesday despite being charged with bringing cricket into disrepute. The pair face a disciplinary panel hearing in London in December following a brawl outside a nightclub in the southwestern city of Bristol in September 2017.Stokes, 27, was last month cleared 7

September 19, 2018 12:00 AM Muharramul Haram: PIMS, allied hospitals to remain on high alert

Islamabad: Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences, Islamabad and allied hospitals in Rawalpindi would be on high alert on 9thand 10th of Muharram-ul-Haraam, Thursday and Friday to provide medical cover to public and to deal with any bigger emergency if needed. The filter clinics of the hospital would receive new patients as the outpatient department 2

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM Indian army man among three accused in Haryana student’s gang rape

CHANDIGARH: One of the three accused in the alleged gang rape of a 19-year-old woman is an army man posted in Rajasthan and a police team has been sent to arrest him, Haryana DGP BS Sandhu said. The police also released the pictures of the suspects named Munish, Nishu and Pankaj — the Indian army personnel. The trio allegedly abducted the woman from a bus stop and raped 1

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM 20 injured as train derails near Attock

ATTOCK: At least 20 passengers were injured after nine wagons of the Peshawar-bound Khushhal Express derailed between Attock and Mianwali on Sunday, a spokesperson for Pakistan Railways told the Geo News. The Rail traffic was suspended after the incident which took place between the Sohan Bridge and Makhad Road railway stations. The spokesperson confirmed 4