Terrorism

  Pakistan air strikes on militant hideouts kill at least 38

PESHAWAR: Pakistani fighter jets on Sunday launched air strikes on militant hideouts in the northwest, killing at least 38 people, according to officials, in the latest retaliation for attacks by the insurgents that have derailed peace talks. The ear...

  Supporting Taliban is tantamount to treason: Altaf Hussain

KARACHI: Committing all-out support for the armed forces of Pakistan in the war on extremist terrorism, Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) London-based leader, Altaf Hussain Sunday said that Taliban’s friends were Pakistan’s foes, media reported. “Trus...

  Sindh Rangers, police laud MQM's pro-security-forces rally

KARACHI: Terming it a morale-booster, Sindh Rangers and police Sunday threw their weight behind Muttahida Qaumi Movement’s (MQM) rally staged to show solidarity with the security forces of Pakistan, media reported. “We hold this endeavor in high rega...

  Pakistan constitution not repugnant to Shariah: Mufti Muneeb

DERA GHAZI KHAN: Chairman Ruet-e-Hilal Committee, Mufti Muneeb-ur-Rehman Sunday observed that the Constitution of Pakistan was not in conflict with Shariah (Islamic laws). Talking to media persons at the Circuit House here, Mufti Muneeb proposed that...

  Sindh cops express gratitude to MQM for solidarity

KARACHI: Sindh police on Sunday aired their gratefulness and appreciation for the solidarity expressed by Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM) by holding a massive rally in the megapolis. The MQM’s rally in support of the security forces of the country was...

  Anti-polio drive in 5 UCs of Karachi tomorrow: police chief

KARACHI: Anti-polio drops were administered in 19 Union Councils (UCs) of the metropolis on Sunday. Talking to media, Karachi police chief Shahid Hayat said that police ensured complete and foolproof security in 19 UCs where no untoward incident was ...

  Taliban condemn violence in C. African Republic

KABUL: The Afghan Taliban on Saturday called for an end to violence against Muslims in the Central African Republic, making a rare statement on conflicts outside their region that was soon echoed by al-Qaida´s North Africa branch. Central African Rep...

  Mexico captures drug kingpin ´El Chapo´ Guzman

MEXICO CITY: The world´s most wanted drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, was captured Saturday by Mexican marines and publicly hauled away in handcuffs, ending his blood-stained reign after a 13-year manhunt. Stemming from US-Mexican coordination, ...

  Three gunned down in Mardan

MARDAN: Unknown gunmen opened fire on a car, killing three people and injuring two others, media reported on Sunday. Police said that the gunmen attacked the car at Chatu Chowk. They said that the dead and injured were taken to the District Headquart...

  MQM rally today to express support for armed forces

KARACHI: The Muttahdia Qaumi Movement (MQM) is all set to stage a rally on Shahra-e-Qaideen today to express solidarity with the armed forces and promote unity among the nation so it can stand up to the Taliban militants. Dr Khalid Maqbool Siddiqui, ...

  Karachi: motorcycles banned in 24 UCs for eight hours

KARACHI: The Sindh government has banned motorcycle riding for eight hours in 24 union councils of Karachi on Sunday (today) for the safety of the vaccinators participating in an anti-polio drive in these areas during these hours. The anti-polio camp...

  WHO launches anti-cholera drive in conflict-torn S.Sudan

GENEVA: The World Health Organisation began a campaign on Saturday to prevent outbreaks of cholera in temporary camps in South Sudan housing thousands of people who have fled the country´s brutal two-month-old conflict. The first phase will see aroun...

  3 cops among seven injured in Lahore firing

LAHORE: At least seven people including three policemen were injured when a gunman opened fire in Samanabad area of the city, media reported. Police said that the gunman was arrested in injured condition. It was yet to be ascertained whether the poli...

  Suicide car bomb kills 2 at Lebanon army post: security

BAALBEK: A massive suicide car bomb targeting an army post in the eastern Lebanese town of Hermel near war-torn Syria killed two people and wounded others Saturday, a security source said. The source, who spoke to AFP on condition of anonymity, could...

  Ukraine protesters take Kiev; president says coup

KIEV: Protesters took control of Ukraine's capital Saturday, seizing the president's office as parliament voted to remove him and hold new elections. President Viktor Yanukovych described the events as a coup and insisted he would not step down. Afte...

  Ukraine's president says he will not resign

KIEV: Ukraine's embattled president is calling the country's political crisis a coup and says it resembles the rise of Nazis in the 1930s. Viktor Yanukovych also says he has no intention of resigning or leaving the country. Hours after Yanukovych and...

  Motorcycle riding banned in Karachi on Sunday

KARACHI: Sindh government has put a ban on motorcycle riding in 24 Union Councils (UCs) of Karachi from 8 AM to 4 PM on Sunday as part of security arrangements for ant-polio drive in the metropolis. According to the notification, the ban would be put...

  Khursheed Shah for immediate action against terrorism

SUKKUR: Opposition leader in the National Assembly Syed Khursheed Shah has stressed for immediate action against terrorism, saying if the government did not take the step at this time it would badly damage the country and the power of rulers, media r...

  9 banned outfit members held during operation in Karachi areas

KARACHI: Rangers conducted a targeted operation in various areas of Karachi and apprehended several suspects including nine members of a banned outfit, media reported Saturday. According to the sources, Rangers personnel conducted raids in different ...

  Confined female student recovered from IIU hostel room

ISLAMABAD: A court bailiff raided hostel of International Islamic University (IIU) and recovered a female student, who was allegedly confined in a room. According to the police, the university administration is innocent and that the female student ha...


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Feature / Analysis

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Opinion

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