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October 12, 2018 12:00 AM Africa’s youngest billionaire kidnapped in Tanzania

NAIROBI: Africa’s youngest billionaire was kidnapped on Thursday by gunmen from a gymnasium in Tanzania’s economic capital Dar es Salaam, officials said. Mohammed Dewji, 43, who heads the MeTL Group which operates in about 10 countries with interests in agriculture to insurance, transport, logistics and the food industry, was snatched as he entered the gym of a hotel

October 1, 2018 9:00 AM Missing child Iman Ali recovered from North Karachi

KARACHI: A seven-year-old boy, who had gone missing two days ago, was found on Sunday night from Noth Karachi. Iman Ali, the resident of Qasba Colony, was recovered from Power House Roundabout, where according to him, he was left by the kidnappers two days after he had gone missing while on way home from a Madrassah. Speaking to Geo News, the boy said that he was kept in a room by the kidnapper 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 3

September 17, 2018 12:00 AM Three Indonesian hostages freed in Philippines: army

JOLO, Philippines: Three Indonesian fishermen held by members of a notorious Islamist kidnap-for-ransom group have walked free 18 months after they were abducted off the southern Philippines, the military said on Sunday. The men were kidnapped in January 2017 while on board a speedboat off the southernmost island group of Tawi-Tawi, which together with the nearby 3

September 15, 2018 4:27 PM Viral child kidnapping photos are fake: Sindh govt

KARACHI: Murtaza Wahab, Adviser to Sindh Chief Minister on Law and Order, has clarified that photos of a child allegedly being kidnapped in Karachi are fake. In a statement on Saturday, Murtaza Wahab said that some people were deliberately spreading fake and old photos of a TV shoot on social media. “The viral photos of a child being snatched in Karachi 6

September 11, 2018 12:00 AM FIA summons SEPCO officers for probe into Rs 503m scam

SUKKUR: The FIA Sukkur summoned SEPCO officials on Wednesday in connection with the probe into Rs503 million scam. Those summoned for investigations include Acting Revenue Officer Mushtaq Ahmed Memon and Billing Supervisor Muhammed Ayoub Shaikh. The FIA had raided the SEPCO Revenue Office, Khairpur, on September 6, and took into custody billing and revenue 1

September 4, 2018 5:41 AM Haqqani network founder Jalaluddin dead, say Afghan Taliban

The founder of the Haqqani network, one of Afghanistan's most effective and feared militant groups, has died after a long illness, their affiliates the Afghan Taliban announced Tuesday. Jalaluddin Haqqani, whose son Sirajuddin now heads the brutal group and is also the Taliban's deputy leader, died "after a long battle with illness", the Taliban said in a statement 2

September 3, 2018 12:00 AM Two constables, eight others booked in murder, kidnapping case

TOBA TEK SINGH: Kamalia Sadr police Sunday registered a murder and kidnapping case against two constables and their eight relatives, who attacked the house of their opponents and kidnapped a 10-year-old girl after killing her aunt over an old enmity at Chak 736/GB . According to FIR, both the accused cops Bashir and Ameer, in police uniform, along with their 1

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 5

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 7