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December 12, 2018 12:00 AM Families of blasts victims compensated

WANA: The district administration South Waziristan distributed compensation cheques among the victim families of landmine blasts on Tuesday. Assistant Commissioner (AC) Ladha sub-division Furqan Ashraf disbursed cheques for Rs1.2million among the sufferers during a function held at his office. He handed over cheques worth Rs300,000 to three families

December 9, 2018 12:00 AM Six dead in Italy nightclub stampede

CORINALDO, Italy: Six people, including five teenagers, died and dozens were injured in a stampede when panic broke out during a rap concert at an Italian nightclub early on Saturday. The suspected use of a pepper spray-like substance is thought to have sparked the chaos at the venue in the town of Corinaldo, near Ancona in central Italy. “The cause

December 2, 2018 5:48 AM Parents of Pakistani teenager killed in Texas school shooting sue shooter's parents

The parents of Sabika Sheikh, a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student who was killed in a Texas school shooting in May, are suing the parents of the shooter for negligently and irresponsibly storing their firearms. Abdul Aziz and Farah Naz have joined a lawsuit in which some of the 10 victims' families are alleging that the shooter's parents knew their 8

November 29, 2018 12:00 AM 10 killed in attack at UK security firm’s Kabul compound

KABUL: At least 10 people were killed after a massive blast outside a British security company´s compound in Kabul on late Wednesday, officials said, with the attack claimed by the Taliban.The interior ministry and police both said the blast was a car bomb targeting a compound which houses G4S, a private British security company, in east Kabul. "10 dead, 19 wounded 3

November 29, 2018 12:00 AM Leicester book Man City clash

LEICESTER: Leicester will face holders Manchester City in the League Cup quarter-finals after a 6-5 penalty shoot-out win over Southampton that was marred by a VAR row on Tuesday. In a match rearranged following the tragic death of Leicester owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha in October, Claude Puel’s side were held to a 0-0 draw by struggling Southampton 2

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM Compensation announced for mortar shell blast victims

MINGORA: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has announced compensation for the victims of a mortar shell explosion in which three children were killed and two others injured in Matta tehsil in Swat district. Three children were killed and two other sustained injuries when a dud mortar shell went off in Matta on Thursday. According to the announcement 1

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM Woman, daughter killed over marriage dispute

LAHORE: A 50-year-old woman Naureen, and her 22-year-old daughter Anam were killed while two others sustained injuries over a marriage dispute in Sabzazar police area on Friday. The alleged killer was identified as Ahmad, who fled the scene. Police have removed the bodies to morgue for autopsy and shifted the injured persons to hospital. The victims

November 24, 2018 12:00 AM Around 49,938 infected, 107 died of dengue in four years

Islamabad: Around 49,938 persons have been infected by Dengue in the country during last four years, of which 107 lost their precious lives because of this fatal disease. Of the total, 3,930 were affected in Islamabad, 6,058 in Punjab, 10,447 in Sindh, 28,298 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), 139 in Balochistan, 398 in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), and 668 in Federally 2

November 23, 2018 10:41 PM US commends Pak forces' quick response to attack on Chinese Consulate in Karachi

WASHINGTON: United States of America has strongly condemned terrorist attacks in Karachi and Orakzai agency. In a statement US State Department Spokesperson Heather Nauert said, "We send our deepest condolences to the victims' families and wish the speedy recovery of the injured." "We also commend the Pakistani security forces' quick response to the attack 2

November 23, 2018 12:00 AM Uganda rebels fire on UN helicopter

KINSHASA: Ugandan rebels on Thursday fired on a UN helicopter in an attack in the volatile east of DR Congo, though there were no victims, UN sources said. "One of our helicopters was fired on in Semuliki valley by rebels -- we reacted in legitimate defence," French General Bernard Commins, deputy head of the MONUSCO UN peacekeeping force told AFP. "The aircraft 1