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October 17, 2018 12:00 AM Istanbul thrives as Arab media hub despite Khashoggi anxiety

Istanbul, the buzzing Turkish metropolis where Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi disappeared two weeks ago, has since the Arab Spring become a hub for Arabic-language media despite Turkey’s own reputation for eroding press freedoms. Arabic-language journalists from countries who have found refuge in the city from authoritarian regimes or war say they have been rattled 1

October 16, 2018 9:31 PM Zainab's murderer Imran Ali to be hanged today

LAHORE: As per the court orders, Imran Ali, convicted of raping and murdering seven-year-old Zainab and several others, will be hanged in the Central Jail Kot Lakhpat today (Wednesday) at 5:30am. The Lahore High Court (LHC) on Tuesday dismissed a petition, filed by Zainab's father Haji Ameen, calling for the public hanging of convicted rapist and murderer

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Eight Pakistanis jailed for forcing teenage girls into prostitution

DUBAI: Eight Pakistanis have been sentenced to five years in prison after being convicted of trafficking three Pakistani teenagers to Dubai and forcing them into prostitution. On Sunday, Dubai Court of First Instance convicted them of charges of human trafficking, sexual exploitation and running a prostitution den. The eight Pakistani defendants will be deported

October 10, 2018 12:00 AM Khaleda ‘can’t use left hand’

DHAKA: Bangladesh opposition leader Khaleda Zia, transferred to hospital last weekend from the 19’th-century jail where she is the only prisoner, can no longer use her left hand, her doctor told AFP on Tuesday. Zia, 73, was jailed in February for corruption and has been on trial in a special room in the abandoned Dhaka Central Jail on additional graft 1

October 8, 2018 1:51 PM PML-N to protest Shehbaz Sharif’s arrest inside Parliament

LAHORE: PML-N has decided to lodge a strong protest inside the Parliament against the arrest of party’s president Shehbaz Sharif by National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The decision was taken at a meeting of PML-N’s Central Executive Committee chaired by former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday, Geo reported. This was the first formal party meeting

October 5, 2018 2:57 PM What Fawad Hassan Fawad disclosed about Shehbaz Sharif at NAB office?

LAHORE: National Accountability Bureau (NAB) arrested former chief minister Punjab Shehbaz Sharif following startling revelations by his ex-secretary implementation Fawad Hassan Fawad in Ashiana Housing scam. Sources said Shehbaz Sharif appeared before anti-graft body in Saaf Pani company case, where Fawad Hassan Fawad, who had already been arrested 4

October 2, 2018 12:00 AM Fawad Hasan sent on judicial remand in Ashiana scam

LAHORE: An accountability court on Monday sent to jail former principal secretary to Prime Minister Fawad Hassan Fawad on judicial remand an accused in Ashiana Housing City scam. The court has sent the accused on judicial remand by October 15 after completion of his physical remand. The NAB had arrested Fawad accusing him of concealing the report of the inquiry 2

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM Man who attacked Brazil presidential hopeful Bolsonaro acted alone

BRASÍLIA: Adelio Bispo de Oliveira, the man who stabbed Brazil’s presidential hopeful Jair Bolsonaro on the campaign trail, acted alone in a premeditated political attack, police said Friday. “There is no doubt that the motive for Mr Adelio’s attack was his political opposition to ideas favored by candidate Bolsonaro,” federal police spokesman Rodrigo

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM Ex-sessions judge gets death for murder

KARACHI: An anti-terrorism court Saturday sentenced former sessions judge Sikandar Lashari and a co-accused to death in a murder case. Lashari, former district and sessions judge (Mithi), was charged with killing 19-year-old son of Jacobabad district and sessions judge in February 2014. He had been serving sentence at Hyderabad jail and was presented 1

September 30, 2018 12:00 AM Boxing: ’Slumdog’ Tyson laments lack of personalities in the game

MUMBAI: The current generation of boxers do not have the wild streak that Mike Tyson wore like a badge of honour during his career and the former world heavyweight champion says the lack of personalities in the sport has contributed to its decline. Tyson, who was in Mumbai to promote the launch of the Kumite 1 League mixed martial arts competition, told reporters