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November 11, 2018 12:00 AM Gas leak blast injures mother, kids

early Saturday morning due to gas leakage in Mir Hawas Banda area in Takht-i-Nusrati tehsil. The injured were shifted to a hospital in Peshawar. Family sources said the wife of one Raham Niaz, a policeman, got up early in the morning to prepare breakfast but when she lit up the fire a gas explosion took place due to leakage. The room caught fire and the wife of Raham

October 27, 2018 12:00 AM EPA temporarily suspends Byco’s pumping operations

KARACHI: Byco Petroleum’s pumping operations of single point mooring (SPM) have temporarily been suspended after two trails of oil spillage were observed close to the beach in Balochistan, sources said on Friday. An official of Byco Petroleum confirmed that the operations of single point mooring (SPM) were temporarily off as the Environment Protection 7

October 25, 2018 4:11 PM Oil spill reported near Karachi's Mubarak Village

KARACHI: Oil has spilled into the Arabian sea near Mubarak Village, causing environmental hazards in the area. Moazzam Khan, a technical advisor to the WWF Pakistan, told Geo that the oil might be leaking from a nearby refinery. According to reports, a large sea area, including rocks, is affected by the oil. Moazzam expressed the concern that oil spill 15

September 5, 2018 12:00 AM Russia says space station leak could be deliberate sabotage

MOSCOW: Russia launched checks Tuesday after its space chief said an air leak on the International Space Station last week could have been deliberate sabotage. Space agency chief Dmitry Rogozin said the hole detected Thursday in a Russian space craft docked at the orbiting station was caused by a drill and could have been done deliberately, either back on Earth 5

August 31, 2018 12:00 AM Space station reports ‘leak’, crew safe

MOSCOW: The International Space Station crew on Thursday was repairing a small "leak" most likely caused by a collision with a small meteorite, the head of the Russian space agency said, adding the incident presented no danger. "Overnight and in the morning there was an abnormal situation -- a pressure drop, an oxygen leak at the station," Roscosmos 3

June 10, 2018 12:00 AM DSP, inspector suspended for extorting money from vice dens

KARACHI: The Sindh police chief on Saturday suspended a deputy superintendent of police (DSP) and an inspector on charges of extorting money from vice dens in Karachi. Inspector General of Police AD Khowaja had decided to initiate an enquiry against Kharadar Sub-Divisional Police Officer DSP Zahid Hussain and Mochko Station House Officer Inspector Zafar 5

June 5, 2018 12:00 AM Reham’s yet-to-appear book opens Pandora’s box

LONDON: A bitter fight has broken out between Imran Khan’s former wife Reham Khan and four individuals who claim that Reham Khan has mentioned them in her upcoming book in defamatory terms. On Monday, a letter was released to media from the PTI showing that Reham Khan’s former husband Ijaz Rehman, former cricketer Wasim Akram, British Pakistani businessman 8

March 19, 2018 12:00 AM Loadshedding may mar summer due to delay in RLNG power plants

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan LNG Limited (PLL) has exposed that three RLNG power plants of 3600 MW for Punjab, already delayed too much, will still not be available in near future, as only one is to be functional in April. It means that the country may not be rid of loadshedding this summer. “The scheduled imports of RLNG in the month of April as per the demand 12

March 9, 2018 12:00 AM German politician quits over ‘race slur’

BERLIN: A regional leader of Germany’s far-right AfD party said on Thursday he would resign after he insulted Germans of Turkish origin, calling them "camel drivers". Andre Poggenburg, 42, is the leader of the AfD in the formerly communist eastern region of Saxony-Anhalt as well as chief of the anti-immigration party’s state parliamentary group. He will leave 39

February 22, 2018 9:09 AM Corruption references against Sharif family: Two foreign witnesses to record statements today

ISLAMABAD: Arrangements have been finalized to record statements of two foreign witnesses in connection with corruption references against Sharif family. The two witnesses Robert W Radley, principal of Radley Forensic Document Laboratory, and Akhtar Raja, owner of Quist Solicitors were approached by the Joint Investigation Team (JIT) during the course 10