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October 19, 2018 12:00 AM Ex-adviser to sue channel for fake news

LONDON: Ex-adviser to the prime minister on foreign investment Sahibzada Jahangir has announced legal action against a private TV channel. Talking to this correspondent, Sahibzada Jahangir said that his track record shows that he has never been charged in any criminal charges nor he had been bankrupted in the United Kingdom (UK). He said, “Official positions

October 18, 2018 12:00 AM Iran prosecutor says no repeat of women at football matches

TEHRAN: Iran’s prosecutor general said Wednesday there would be no repeat of women watching football matches inside stadiums, saying it would “lead to sin”. The comments by Jafar Montazeri came a day after around 100 women were allowed to watch their country take on Bolivia in a friendly at the national stadium — an extremely rare step in the Islamic

October 17, 2018 12:00 AM FIR registered against US consulate staff member

KARACHI: The South Zone Police on Tuesday registered a case against the staff member of the American consulate after she hit and wounded a motorcyclist late on Monday night. The police had lodged an FIR No. 60/18 under sections 379 and 337 G for reckless driving and injuring a person against a female driver. According to Civil Lines SHO Arshad Janjua 1

October 15, 2018 10:39 PM US consulate vehicle hits motorcyclist in Karachi

KARACHI: A US consulate vehicle on Monday struck a motorcyclist in Karachi causing an injury to the rider. According to reports, the accident, which took place near PIDC flyover, did not cause any serious damage except injuring the rider’s foot who was later shifted to a nearby medical facility. The passers-by encircled the US consulate vehicle which 1

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Eight Pakistanis jailed for forcing teenage girls into prostitution

DUBAI: Eight Pakistanis have been sentenced to five years in prison after being convicted of trafficking three Pakistani teenagers to Dubai and forcing them into prostitution. On Sunday, Dubai Court of First Instance convicted them of charges of human trafficking, sexual exploitation and running a prostitution den. The eight Pakistani defendants will be deported

October 15, 2018 12:00 AM Migrant truck crash kills 22 in Turkey

ISTANBUL: Twenty-two people, including children, died on Sunday when a vehicle carrying migrants reportedly heading for EU member Greece plunged off the highway into a waterway in western Turkey. The vehicle, described as a lorry, was travelling on a highway in the Izmir region close to Izmir airport when it flipped over and fell into the channel several

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM CAS lifts provisional ban on Russian Olympic bobsledder

PARIS: Russian bobsledder Nadezhda Sergeeva has had her provisional ban lifted after failing a doping test at the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, the Court of Arbitration for Sport said Monday. Sergeeva, who finished 12th in the two-woman bobsleigh, tested positive for the heart medication trimetazidine on February 18.She admitted the offence at the time and was provisionally 1

October 9, 2018 12:00 AM Khadija shines as BD thump Pakistan Women

COX’S BAZAR, Bangladesh: Off-spinner Khadija Tul Kubra returned 6 for 20 to shoot Pakistan out for 94 before the Bangladesh batters knocked off the runs without fuss in their one-off One-day International. The fixture, on the back of Pakistan’s 3-0 win in the four-match Twenty20 International series, was all Bangladesh’s as Khadija scripted a Pakistan 1

October 8, 2018 3:34 PM Afghan woman Bibi Noor taken to CMH for treatment: FO

Afghan woman Bibi Noor Zia, a patient of aeortic stenosis and arthritis, was shifted to CMH hospital for treatment after arriving at Torkham Pak-Afghan border. Foreign Office spokesman Dr Mohammad Faisal took to Twitter on Monday to announce Zia’s crossing into Paksitan from Torkham border. This comes two days after Pakistan said it would provide free cancer

October 8, 2018 7:49 AM Supreme Court reserves verdict on Asia Bibi's final appeal against execution

A special three-member bench of the Supreme Court on Monday reserved its judgement on the final appeal against the execution of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy. Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar, Justice Asif Saeed Khosa and Justice Mazhar Alam Khan Miankhel, were hearing Bibi's 2014 appeal (Asia Bibi v. The State, etc). While 9 1