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October 22, 2018 10:30 AM Utility Store workers demonstrate against probable closure in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Hundreds of employees of the Utility Stores Corporation assembled to demonstrate against the probable closure of the stores while demanding permanent contracts, reported Geo.tv. The protest initiated from the head office of the corporation in the Blue Area of the capital and was brought to a halt by the police forces at D-Chowk. The disgruntled

October 22, 2018 12:00 AM Steps to prevent accidents in fog

LAHORE: The National Highways and Motorway Police (NH&MP), keeping in views the upcoming extreme foggy weather, have started measures to prevent fog-related accidents. “While driving in the extreme foggy conditions, we can avoid many untoward incidents/accidents by adopting road safety measures, said by NH&MP DIG while reviewing the preventive measures

October 22, 2018 12:00 AM 70 arrested in Kohat search

KOHAT: The police on Sunday arrested 70 suspected persons including 10 proclaimed offenders (PO) during search and strike operations in various areas in the district, official sources said. They said that the police party led by in-charge Jangalkhel Police Station, Sabir Hussain Baloch launched search and strike operations in various areas and arrested

October 21, 2018 1:12 PM MQM-P, PTI workers confront at Karachi election camp during by-polls

KARACHI: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) and Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) workers confronted each other on Sunday amidst the on-going process of by-polls in Karachi, reported Geo.tv. According to the news report, workers of both the party broke out into a spat in Saddar’s Lucky Star area as they hurled slogans their way at an election camp. The elevating

October 21, 2018 11:24 AM Woman who threatened cops in Islamabad taken into custody

ISLAMABAD: The woman threatening police personnel for not permitting her inside a diplomatic enclave was detained on Saturday, reported Geo.tv. According to the report citing police sources, the woman identified as Dr Shehla Shakeel Sethi was taken into custody by Islamabad police. It was further revealed by authorities that: “Dr Sethi is a doctor in the US and had recently

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Hazara Motorway landowners stage protest

MANSEHRA: The affectees of Hazara Motorway in Shanai Bala on Saturday blocked the Karakoram Highway (KKH) in protest against non-payment of their land prices and delay in completion of link roads, upper and under passes. The protesters, who blocked the strategic KKH to traffic for over an hour, raised slogans in support of their demands. “The government

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Cop stopped from arresting minor

PESHAWAR: Senior officers have stopped the police from arresting a minor after he was mistakenly mentioned in a case of gas theft in Sarband. The Sarband police had lodged a case for illegal gas connection on the complaint of the SNGPL against one Asad. Later it was found that the accused mentioned in the case was a 10 years boy. It embarrassed the police

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Tanzania arrests 104 suspected militants

DAR ES SALAAM: Tanzanian police have arrested 104 suspected militants planning to establish bases in neighbouring Mozambique, where scores of people have been killed in Islamist attacks over the last year, a senior official said on Saturday. Forty attacks have been carried out since October 2017 in Mozambique´s Cabo Delgado province, an area near the Tanzanian

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Peru’s new interior minister sworn in amid judge scandal

LIMA: President Martin Vizcarra swore in a retired police general as Peru’s new interior minister Friday to replace Mauro Medina, who resigned after a fugitive supreme court judge fled to Spain. Carlos Moran took the oath of office in a brief ceremony at the government headquarters as Vizcarra sought to cap a difficult week for his fledgling government

October 21, 2018 12:00 AM Turkey will ‘reveal whatever happened’ in Khashoggi death

STANBUL: Turkey vowed Saturday to reveal all details of the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi after Saudi Arabia admitted he was killed at its Istanbul consulate, state media reported. “Turkey will reveal whatever had happened. Nobody should ever doubt about it,” said Omer Celik, spokesman for the ruling Justice and Development Party (AKP), the Anadolu