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February 21, 2018 12:00 AM Tribesmen in Bajaur protest killing of student in Karachi

KHAR: Hundreds of tribesmen on Tuesday staged a protest against the murder of a tribal student in Karachi and demanded arrest of the accused involved in the murder. The protesters gathered in Inayat Killay Bazaar and staged the protest. They were chanting slogans against the incident and favour of their demands. The ordinary tribesmen, activists of political 4

February 20, 2018 5:37 AM 2 lawyers killed in firing at Lahore sessions court; LHC CJ summons security meeting

Lahore High Court (LHC) Chief Justice (CJ) Muhammad Yawar Ali called a security meeting on Tuesday after a firing incident at a sessions court earlier today left two lawyers dead. A lawyer opened fire outside the court of sessions judge, Taseerur Rehman, killing two other lawyers, police told DawnNews. Both the perpetrator, identified as Kashif Rajput 2

February 20, 2018 12:00 AM South Africa’s main airport evacuated in bomb scare

JOHANNESBURG: Johannesburg’s O.R. Tambo airport, Africa’s largest, was evacuated on Monday and passengers forced to wait for two hours to return after South African officials identified a suspect bag. Images of the deserted terminal were posted to social media while other photographs showed crowds of passengers waiting on roadways for the all-clear to return 2

February 20, 2018 12:00 AM Guards retake control of Brazilian prison

RIO DE JANEIRO: The last of 18 hostages seized in a prison riot near Rio de Janeiro have been freed and guards have retaken control of the facility, officials said. The uprising in the overcrowded prison began on Sunday and was quelled after a few hours, the state penitentiary administration said in a statement late on Sunday. Eight guards and 10 inmates 2

February 19, 2018 4:28 PM 2 Indian soldiers killed after eight-year-old Pakistani boy dies in cross-LoC firing: ISPR

In a tit-for-tat action, Pakistan Army on Monday destroyed an Indian army post across the Line of Control and killed two soldiers hours after a Pakistani minor boy lost his life in Indian firing on a border village. "Pakistan Army troops neutralised [an] Indian post which targeted a minor along [the] LoC," killing two soldiers, the military's media wing said in a brief 2

February 17, 2018 12:00 AM Peace body member killed in Bajaur IED blast

KHAR: A member of the pro-government peace committee was killed in an improvised explosive device (IED) blast at Gat Agra area in Bajaur Agency on Friday, official sources said. They said that Abdur Rehman was on his way home, when explosive device planted by the miscreants on the roadside in Gat Agra area, went off, killing him on the spot. His vehicle 4

February 16, 2018 6:18 AM 'Mentally disturbed' Florida suspect confesses to carrying out shooting that killed 17

The teenager accused of using a semi-automatic rifle to kill 17 people at a Florida high school confessed to carrying out one of the nation's deadliest school shootings and carried extra ammunition in his backpack, according to a sheriff's department report released on Thursday. Nikolas Cruz told investigators that he shot students in the hallways and on the grounds 3

February 15, 2018 12:00 AM Zimbabwe’s Raza fined over dissent

SHARJAH: Zimbabwe all-rounder Sikandar Raza has received one demerit point and fined 15 percent of his match fees for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the third One-Day International against Afghanistan in Sharjah on Tuesday. Match referee Richie Richardson reported Raza for “showing dissent at an umpire’s decision during an international match

February 15, 2018 12:00 AM Raza fined for breaching ICC Code of Conduct

DUBAI: Zimbabwe’s all-rounder Sikandar Raza has been fined 15 per cent of his match fee for breaching the ICC Code of Conduct during the third One-Day International against Afghanistan in Sharjah on Tuesday. Raza was found to have violated Article 2.1.5 of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel, which relates to “showing dissent

February 15, 2018 12:00 AM Four FC men martyred in Quetta firing

QUETTA: Four Frontier Corps (FC) personnel were martyred in a targeted firing incident here on Wednesday. According to police, unidentified armed men opened fire at an FC security vehicle which was patrolling on the Sariab Road, killing at least four FC personnel. Police and security forces reached the site and shifted the bodies to the Civil Hospital 11