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January 23, 2018 12:00 AM Iran lawyer raises concern over missing hijab protester

TEHRAN: A renowned Iranian lawyer raised concern on Monday over the fate of a woman she said was arrested for posing without a headscarf in Tehran in an image that went viral around the world. The woman has not been seen in public since she stood on a pillar box on one of the city’s busiest thoroughfares without a headscarf or long coat required under

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Storm interrupts Singapore Open third round

SINGAPORE: US Masters champion Sergio Garcia had his game interrupted for the second day running at the Singapore Open as a lightning storm halted play at the Sentosa Golf Course on Saturday. The world number 10 had teed off on round three just after 2:30pm but was halted by rain. Play resumed about an hour later but was again called off in the early 3

January 21, 2018 12:00 AM Missing boy found, handed over to parents

KOHAT: The police on Saturday handed over a missing boy to his parents in Peshawar, officials said. They said that a six-year old boy Yasir, a resident of Sarband area in Peshawar, reached Lachi tehsil after he mistakenly boarded a Kohat-bound vehicle. Later, someone took the boy to the Lachi Police Station. The police started search for the heirs of the boy through 1

January 16, 2018 12:00 AM Body of a missing child recovered

SUKKUR: The body of a child who went missing three days ago while returning from his school was recovered from a canal on Monday. Reports said that three days ago, a class-three student Abdul Rehman, son of Abdul Wahab Arain, had gone missing from Mirpur Mathello while returning home from school. On Monday, police held two suspects involved in the abduction 9

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM China rescuers recover two bodies, black box from Iranian tanker

BEIJING: Chinese rescuers Saturday recovered two bodies and the “black box” from a stricken Iranian oil tanker which has been ablaze for the past week off the east coast of China, the transport ministry said. The Sanchi, carrying 136,000 tonnes of light crude oil from Iran, has been in flames since colliding with the CF Crystal, a Hong Kong-registered 2

January 9, 2018 12:51 PM SC warns Missing Persons Commission over slow progress on pending cases

Supreme Court Justice Ejaz Afzal on Tuesday warned the Missing Persons Commission that the court would take notice of body's slow progress on pending cases. Justice Afzal, part of a three-member SC bench, issued the warning as the court heard an ongoing case on missing persons. The Missing Persons Commission submitted a report in court today on cases 2

January 8, 2018 12:00 AM Thousands displaced after Madagascar cyclone

ANTANANARIVO: One person was killed, three are missing and thousands have been displaced after tropical cyclone Ava tore through Madagascar, authorities said late on Saturday. The cyclone, which made landfall on Friday morning, lashed the eastern part of the African island off Mozambique with violent winds and heavy rains before moving off the territory 2

January 7, 2018 2:14 AM Kidnapped Afghan official returns home

ISLAMABAD: Afghanis­tan’s provincial deputy governor Qazi Mohammad Nabi Ahmadi, who was kidnapped from Peshawar in October, has quietly retur­ned home after being recovered from the abductors. It is unclear how Mr Ahmadi’s release materialised. However, his brother Habibullah, who too had been kidnapped, still remains missing. Mr Ahmadi’s recovery was confirmed 10

January 7, 2018 12:00 AM 25 dead as migrant shipwrecks off Libya

ROME: At least 25 people are feared to have drowned in a shipwreck off Libya after a dinghy, possibly carrying some 150 migrants, ran into trouble, two rescue organisations said on Saturday. "Rubber dinghy sunk north of Tripoli. At least 25 people died in the incident, exact numbers still unclear. Italian navy on the scene," the German charity Sea Watch 1

January 6, 2018 8:32 PM 'Missing' Karachi University students return home after two days

Two days after they were allegedly 'picked up' by men in plain clothes and police uniforms, a Karachi University student and his younger brother returned home on Saturday, a family member confirmed. A second KU student who was missing in similar circumstances also returned home, it was reported. Mumtaz Sajidi, 22, a final-year student of the KU international