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April 19, 2018 12:00 AM Woman asks govt, SC to help get back her two sons from ex-husband

PESHAWAR: A woman who was married to a handicapped person in Gujrat lamented how she was trapped by another man for second marriage, plunging her into a life full of miseries that ended in divorce and taking away her two children. Rabia Gul from Arbab Road in Peshawar asked the government and the authorities concerned to help her get back her two sons from her former 1

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Rupp sparks US dream of Boston Marathon title double

NEW YORK: Reigning Chicago Marathon champion Galen Rupp and a host of top US women’s contenders could produce the first American title sweep in 35 years at Monday’s (today’s) 122nd Boston Marathon. Not since Joan Benoit and Greg Meyer took the crowns in 1983 have Americans taken both the women’s and men’s titles in the famed 26.2-mile showdown over the streets 5

April 16, 2018 12:00 AM Air China flight diverted by pen threat!

BEIJING: An Air China flight was diverted on Sunday after a male passenger brandishing a fountain pen held a crew member hostage, aviation authorities said. The flight left Changsha, capital of the central province of Hunan, at 8:40am en route to Beijing. It landed in Zhengzhou, the capital of neighbouring Henan province, just over an hour later after 4

April 15, 2018 7:38 PM Love beyond borders: American woman marries online lover from Pakistan

HARIPUR: An American woman travelled all the way to Pakistani city Haripur to marry a man who she became friends with on Facebook almost a year ago. Mary Kathleen, now Maryam, embraced Islam for her love Adeel Awan and the couple tied the knot joyously in presence of Adeel’s family in Haripur. Pictures of the wedding show Maryam clad in traditional bridal

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Semenya completes Commonwealth double

GOLD COAST, Australia: South Africa’s Caster Semenya shrugged off controversy over her right to compete after completing a Commonwealth Games double with victory in the women’s 800 metres on Friday. The 27-year-old, who identifies as a woman but has elevated testosterone levels, dedicated her gold medal to the late Winnie Mandela after her crushing win. Elsewhere 2

April 14, 2018 12:00 AM Semenya defiant after sweeping to CW Games double

GOLD COAST, Australia: South Africa’s Caster Semenya shrugged off controversy over her right to compete after completing a Commonwealth Games double with victory in the women’s 800 metres on Friday. The 27-year-old, who identifies as a woman but has elevated testosterone levels, dedicated her gold medal to the late Winnie Mandela after her crushing win.Elsewhere 2

April 11, 2018 11:20 AM 'Drunken men' kill woman dancer in Larkana wedding

LARKANA: A female dancer was shot dead while performing at a wedding ceremony on Tuesday in Larkana, according to Geo News. Citing sources in the police department, the TV reported that some participants, apparently under the influence of alcohol, opened fire, killing Samina Sindhu on the spot. The police rushed to the spot and are said to have taken

April 6, 2018 12:00 AM Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan ‘paid woman for silence’

BRUSSELS: The prominent Islamic scholar Tariq Ramadan, detained in France over rape allegations, paid a woman to stay silent about their relationship in 2015, the Belgian judiciary said. Ramadan, 55, paid the Belgian-Moroccan woman 27,000 euros ($33,000) to stop posting details about their affair online, Luc Hennart, president of the Court of First Instance 7

April 3, 2018 2:04 AM Lithuanian woman meets her children after seven years

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court (SC) on Monday arranged a meeting of a Lithuanian woman with her children after she had petitioned in court for their custody. Maimouna Liskauskaite was meeting her children for the first time in seven years. The court had directed the Punjab police to bring her three daughters to Islamabad. “The court directed the father 9

April 2, 2018 11:13 PM Nine killed in Quetta attacks

QUETTA: At least nine people were killed, including four members of the Christian community, in two separate attacks in Quetta on Monday. As per details, the first attack took place on the Qambrani Road where a levies personnel and three others were killed in an armed clash between two rival groups in Quetta. While in the second incident of firing, four members 6