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August 19, 2017 8:29 AM JUI-F leader gunned down in Dera Ismail Khan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: A Jamiat Ulema-e Islam-Fazl (JUI-F) leader was gunned down by unidentified men riding a motorbike early Saturday morning. Maulana Attaur Rehman Shah was on his way home from the mosque after leading Fajr prayers when the armed men opened fire on him. Officials said Shah died on the spot. Police termed the killing ‘sectarian’ in nature

August 19, 2017 12:00 AM Man stabs son to death over petty issue

LAHORE: A man stabbed his his son to death over a petty dispute in the Millat Park police area on Friday.The victim has been identified as Mesam Ali, son of Arshad. Police said the victim had exchanged harsh words wit his father over some unknown issue. The accused got furious and attacked his son with a knife and badly injured him. The victim was rushed

August 19, 2017 12:00 AM Tractor destroyed by train

TOBA TEK SINGH: A tractor was hit and destroyed by the Shalimar Express at a railway crossing near Chak 315/GB on Friday. A tractor driver tried to cross the railway crossing. In the meantime, the Lahore-Karachi bound Shalimar Express arrived and hit the tractor and turned it into several pieces. However, the tractor driver remained safe as he had jumped

August 18, 2017 10:39 PM Spain gripped in nationwide manhunt after terror spree

Spanish police have launched a nationwide manhunt for a group of wanted Moroccan suspects after the terror attacks in Spain earlier this week. Meantime, one wanted man, Moussa Oukabir, was among the suspects killed by police early Friday in Cambrils, an official with a union for Spain's Civil Guard police force told The Associated Press. Oukabir, Said Aallaa 1

August 18, 2017 6:57 PM What We Know About the Attacks in Spain

They said they were looking for a man identified as Moussa Oukabir, 17, who is suspected in the attack and could possibly have been the driver of the van. Another police official said Friday that Mr. Oukabir may have been among the five assailants killed in the second attack in Cambrils. Mr. Oukabir is the younger brother of a man arrested on Thursday 1

August 18, 2017 5:46 PM Finland stabbings: Two dead and suspect shot in Turku

Two people have been killed and at least six others wounded in a stabbing in Turku in south-west Finland, say police. Police, who were on the scene within minutes, shot the suspected attacker and arrested him. The attack took place in the Puutori-Market Square area of Turku. Police initially asked people to stay away from the city centre but then said the incident 1

August 18, 2017 1:25 PM 14 dead as Spanish police launch manhunt

Spanish police hunted Friday for the driver who ploughed a van into crowds of pedestrians on a busy avenue in Barcelona, just hours before a second such assault hit a nearby resort, in twin attacks that left 14 dead and over 100 injured. Police said they killed five “suspected terrorists” during the night and three others were arrested as Spain reeled 2

August 18, 2017 7:31 AM Spain hunts driver who killed 13 in Barcelona; bomb plot foiled

BARCELONA: Spain mounted a sweeping anti-terrorism operation on Friday after a suspected militant drove a van into crowds in Barcelona, killing 13 people, in what police suspect was one of a planned wave of attacks. Daesh claimed responsibility for the deadly rampage along the city´s most famous avenue on Thursday, which was packed with tourists taking 2

August 18, 2017 2:00 AM 13 dead as van rams crowd in Barcelona ‘terror attack’

BARCELONA: At least 13 people were killed on Thursday when a driver deliberately slammed a van into crowds on Barcelona’s most popular street in what police said was a “terror attack”. The attack, the latest in a wave of vehicle rammings across Europe in recent years, caused panic on the streets of Spain’s largest city and drew condemnation from world 2

August 18, 2017 2:00 AM 13 dead as IS van rams crowd in Barcelona

BARCELONA - At least 13 people were killed Thursday when a driver deliberately slammed a van into crowds on Barcelona’s most popular street in an attack claimed by the Islamic State group. Police said they had arrested two suspects after the assault, the latest in a wave of vehicle rampages across Europe in recent years. The IS propaganda agency Amaq claimed 2