Killing

Khashoggi killing: sons ask Saudis to return his body

Khashoggi killing: sons ask Saudis to return his body

WASHINGTON (AFP) – The sons of murdered journalist Jamal Khashoggi have asked Saudi authorities to return the body of their father so the family can properly grieve, they told CNN in an interview aired Sunday.Khashoggi was killed inside the kingdom’s consulate in Istanbul by a team sent from Riyadh on October 2, a murder Turkey’s […]

India court sentences 16 policemen to life for killing 42 Muslims in 1987

India court sentences 16 policemen to life for killing 42 Muslims in 1987

NEW DELHI: An Indian court on Wednesday sentenced 16 police officers to life imprisonment for rounding up and massacring dozens of unarmed Muslims during historic riots in the country’s north decades ago.The officers were found guilty of shooting 42 men and tossing their bodies into canals, in one of the bloodiest moments of violent clashes between […]

Afghan army helicopter crashes, killing 25 on board: officials

Afghan army helicopter crashes, killing 25 on board: officials

KABUL: An army helicopter crashed in southwestern Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing 25 people on board, including a top commander and the head of the provincial council key in fighting off a Taliban attack in May, officials said. Taliban insurgents fighting the Western-backed government said they shot it down. Two army helicopters were on their way from […]

SC forms committee to probe killing of ten-year-old Amal

SC forms committee to probe killing of ten-year-old Amal

The Supreme Court on Tuesday constituted a special committee to probe the killing of a ten-year-old Amal after an ‘encounter’ between police and criminals in the Gizri area of the port city last month.The committee will investigate the incident and fix responsibility for the minor’s death in addition to suggesting amendments to police training and […]

Greek police arrest 8 suspected of killing Pakistani migrant

Greek police arrest 8 suspected of killing Pakistani migrant

Greek police say they have arrested eight migrants on suspicion of the murder of a Pakistani man trying to leave the country illegally. Police said on Friday the eight were suspected of involvement in the July 23 stabbing death of a 29-year-old Pakistani man who had been with three compatriots heading toward Greece’s northern border […]

UN express outrage over killing of Palestinian nurse in Gaza

UN express outrage over killing of Palestinian nurse in Gaza

UNITED NATIONS (APP) – United Nations officials have expressed their outrage over Friday’s killing by Israeli security forces of a 21-year-old Palestinian medic who was helping the injured along the Gaza border. “Healthcare workers must be allowed to perform their duties without fear of death or injury,” the UN Humanitarian Coordinator, Jamie McGoldrick, said in […]

Gujrat: CTD foils terror bid by killing six, confiscating weapons

Gujrat: CTD foils terror bid by killing six, confiscating weapons

GUJRAT:Counter-terrorism Department foiled a terror bid by killing six armed men and confiscated weapons. According to the CTD, upon information from Shadiwal power station on Upper Jhelum, barricades were erected to apprehend alleged terrorists. Reportedly, men on bikes opened fire on policemen. In counter-fire, six terrorists were killed and three escaped taking advantage of nighttime. […]

Punjab Police to resgister honour killing cases under Section 311

Punjab Police to resgister honour killing cases under Section 311

Considering the abysmal ratio of conviction in the cases of honour killing, Punjab Police has decided to register the act of murdering someone in the name of honour as non-compoundable offence. For the purpose, Punjab Police have issued orders to insert Section 311 (Ta’zir after waiver or compounding of the right of qisas in qatl-i-amd) […]

MQM Did Nothing Except Target Killing For 33 Years: Shah

MQM Did Nothing Except Target Killing For 33 Years: Shah

Sukkur : The opposition leader in National Assembly and PPP senior leader Khursheed Shah slammed MQM-B leader Khalid Maqbool speech against PPP and retaliated that MQM had the part of federal and provincial government for 33 years, however they did not even set up any single university. Talking to journalists after attending a ceremony in […]

UN condemns killing of Pakistani peacekeeper in Congo

UN condemns killing of Pakistani peacekeeper in Congo

By: Asghar Ali Mubarak : Islamabad; United Nations has condemned killing of a Pakistani peacekeeper in Congo who was ambushed near Lulimba. In a statement, UN Spokesman said Secretary General António Guterres has also condoled with the family of the deceased and people and Government of Pakistan. The Secretary-General said the attackers should be brought to […]

Pakistan strongly condemns the brutal Indian forces killing of Kashmiris in Shopian

Pakistan strongly condemns the brutal Indian forces killing of Kashmiris in Shopian

Asghar Ali Mubarak; January, 28, 2018 Islamabad;“Pakistan strongly condemns the brutal and indiscriminate use of force by Indian forces that resulted in the martyrdom of three innocent civilians and injuries for several others in the Ganowpora village of Shopian district in IoK on 27 January 2018. Countering peaceful, unarmed protesters with lethal weapons and direct […]