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CJP takes suo moto notice over rape of minor girl in Karachi

CJP takes suo moto notice over rape of minor girl in Karachi

ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar on Friday took suo moto notice of a rape case in Karachi. An eight-year-old girl was found in a stream in Korangi on Thursday. After medical examination, it was confirmed that the child was raped. Parliamentarians expressed their concern over the case during a session in the Sindh […]

Raped minor girl found from stream in Karachi

Raped minor girl found from stream in Karachi

KARACHI: An eight-year-old girl was found near a stream in Korangi on Wednesday. After medical examination, it was confirmed that the child was raped. According to details available to Geo News, her body bore severe torture marks around the neck and hands. Additional Police Surgeon Dr Iqrar confirmed that the girl was subjected to sexual assault. […]

Doppelganger Alert: Pakistan’s very own Ranveer Singh comes to light

Doppelganger Alert: Pakistan’s very own Ranveer Singh comes to light

Hammad Shoaib – a resident of Faisalabad – has recently been making waves in social media,because he looks like the Bollywood’s beloved Ranveer Singh. Shoaib is an admirer of the Indian film icon, and regularly updates his social media to highlight his strangely-precise resemblance with Singh. He sports the exact hairstyle and facial hair, and […]

Bank heist in Karachi, Rs. 2 million looted

Bank heist in Karachi, Rs. 2 million looted

KARACHI: A private bank near Punjab Chowrangi in Defence was robbed early Thursday, police said. According to the police, five to six robbers were involved in the heist where more than Rs. 2 million were looted. This is the first bank heist of 2017. Last year, 12 bank robberies and dacoities were reported, of which ten were […]

Sindh govt extends Rangers’ special powers in Karachi

Sindh govt extends Rangers’ special powers in Karachi

KARACHI: The provincial government has approved the extension of Rangers’ special powers in Karachi for another 90 days. Sindh Chief Minister Murad Ali Shah signed a summary for extension of powers of the paramilitary on Thursday. The senior leadership of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) directed CM Sindh Sayed Murad Ali Shah to extend Rangers’ special […]

My movement will continue till remains of Zia’s policy are eliminated: Bilawal

My movement will continue till remains of Zia’s policy are eliminated: Bilawal

LAHORE/FAISALABAD: Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari left Bilawal House, Lahore, to lead a rally in Faisalabad which aims to put pressure on the government to accept his ‘four demands’. Supporters of the PPP led by Bilawal will reach Faisalabad in the shape of a caravan. PPP supporters are geared up for the rally. Some […]

SC seeks tough questions over Quetta Attack commission, Balochistan IG gets emotional

SC seeks tough questions over Quetta Attack commission, Balochistan IG gets emotional

QUETTA: The Supreme Court asked tough questions from the government as it resumed hearing the suo moto Quetta Civil Hospital attack case on Thursday. The apex court asked the government if it will act on the Quetta Attack commission or not. It gave the interior ministry time till February 6 to submit its reservation over […]

US says ties with Pakistan extraordinarily complicated

US says ties with Pakistan extraordinarily complicated

WASHINGTON: Describing the Unites States relationship with Pakistan as extraordinarily complicated, the outgoing Obama administration has hoped that President-elect Donald Trump would deepen the counterterrorism cooperation with the country to make America a safer place. “Obviously, the United States has an extraordinarily complicated relationship, particularly when it comes to national security with Pakistan,” White House […]

Iraq announces ‘liberation’ of east Mosul

Iraq announces ‘liberation’ of east Mosul

MOSUL: Iraqi forces have retaken control of east Mosul from Daesh, commanders said on Wednesday, three months after a huge offensive against the militant bastion was launched. Elite forces have in recent days entered the last neighbourhoods on the eastern side of Mosul, on the left bank of the Tigris River that runs through the […]

PM Nawaz apprises global leaders about humanitarian situation in Kashmir

PM Nawaz apprises global leaders about humanitarian situation in Kashmir

DAVOS: In separate meetings with premiers of Sweden and Sri Lanka on Wednesday, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif apprised the leaders about grave human rights situation in the Indian-occupied Kashmir. In his meeting with Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Löfven, Sharif dilated upon the ongoing human rights abuse by the Indian state and its security forces in […]