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June 20, 2018 12:00 AM IS ‘danger’ grips Iraqi desert

BAGHDAD: Seven shepherds and farmers have been found murdered after the Islamic State Jihadist group kidnapped dozens of people in the desert region of central Iraq, a local official said on Tuesday. In a renewed threat to the region, IS attacked several remote villages and seized 30 locals from their homes, Ali al-Nawaf, a municipal council chief, told AFP. "The bodies 1

June 10, 2018 12:00 AM Youth abducted for ransom

TOBA TEK SINGH: A youth was allegedly abducted for Rs 200,000 ransom here. Sughran Bibi of Hasnia Colony, Gojra, stated in her FIR on Saturday that that her son Ijaz was allegedly tortured and kidnapped by accused Nadeem and his five accomplices on June 3. The woman said that eth accused persons took her son to a deserted place where they severely tortured 4

June 8, 2018 12:00 AM Trump says ‘all ready’ for Kim summit

WASHINGTON: Five days before meeting North Korean leader Kim Jong Un, US President Donald Trump said Thursday the unprecedented summit was “all ready to go,” as he welcomed Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe to the White House. Trump and Abe were to hold a joint press conference at the White House at about 2:00 pm (1800 GMT), before heading to Canada 2

May 20, 2018 12:00 AM Blackmailing young girls: Police arrest gang leader in Nowshera

NOWSHERA: The police on Saturday claimed to have arrested the prime accused and ring leader of a gang which used to blackmail young girls and forced them into prostitution. It was learnt that one Syed Jamal Shah had told the cops of the Cantonment Police Station that his daughter and her friend had gone missing and feared that they might be abducted 4

May 10, 2018 12:00 AM Sindh Police fail to get 20 abductees released

KARACHI: All efforts of the Sindh Police have become ineffective to get more than 20 abductees released as majority of them were kidnapped by gangs of dacoits by luring them through female voice in some districts of upper Sindh. Police sources informed ‘The News’ that this became a decade-old modus operandi of dacoit gangs active in area of Sindh province 1

April 22, 2018 12:00 AM Two boys assaulted in Kasur

KASUR: Two boys were assaulted in separate incidents here. M Shafique told Mustafabad police that his eight-year-old son Ali Ahmed went to a nearby stadium for cycling where accused Irfan and Azmat sodomised him. College student M Abdullah went to see his father in fields where Constable Saleem Qamar allegedly kidnapped him and sodomised him. Pattoki 4

April 2, 2018 12:00 AM Four women among eight abducted

FAISALABAD: Eight persons, including four women, were abducted from various parts of Faisalabad during the past 12 hours. A police spokesman said that a youth, Abdur Rehman, was kidnapped from Mohallah Saifabad while Shahbaz Sarwar was abducted from Badar Colony. Similarly, Yasir was kidnapped from Hajveri Town whereas Arshad was abducted from Nishatabad 6

April 1, 2018 5:02 PM Malala a respected role model in China: Global Times

BEIJING: Influential Global Times in a commentary has stated that Nobel Peace Prize winner Malala Yousafzai's strength, will and positivity in her fight against extremist forces have won her acclaim with the Chinese public. All these made Malala a respected role model in China, the newspaper said. Malala's return to Pakistan since being shot in the head by Taliban 9

March 28, 2018 12:00 AM Yemen newspaper staff abducted by gunmen

ADEN: Gunmen in Yemen’s second city Aden have abducted at least seven staff of a newspaper group that was already hit by an arson attack earlier this month, a media watchdog said. The Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said the Friday kidnappings from the group’s headquarters in the southern city, which is the seat of the troubled Saudi-backed government 5

March 12, 2018 12:00 AM Qatar accuses UAE, Bahrain over airspace violations

DOHA: Qatar has made another complaint to the United Nations alleging new violations of its airspace by the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain, state media reported on Saturday. The Qatar News Agency said its airspace was violated by a UAE military transport aircraft carrier on January 14 and again on February 25. A Bahraini military plane also flew into Qatar 19