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Reveal details of ‘rescue packages’: opposition

Reveal details of ‘rescue packages’: opposition

ISLAMABAD: The Opposition has asked the government to share the details about Prime Minister Imran Khan’s visit to Saudi Arabia and China with the National Assembly.Speaking on the floor of the House on Thursday, the member of opposition, Naveed Qamar said the conditions accepted by the government in exchange of the Saudi package should be shared […]

Russian climber stuck on Biafo Glacier saved by Pak Army in daring rescue

Russian climber stuck on Biafo Glacier saved by Pak Army in daring rescue

In a daring rescue attempt early on Tuesday, Pakistan Army aviation pilots rescued Russian climber Alexander Gukov who was stuck 20,650 feet above sea level on Biafo Glacier’s Latok Peak, Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) said.Alexander Gukov was transported to CMH Skardu. ─ Photo courtesy ISPR Gukov was shifted to Combined Military Hospital Skardu for medical […]

Oil tanker catches fire at Gadani yard; rescue efforts underway to evacuate labourers

Oil tanker catches fire at Gadani yard; rescue efforts underway to evacuate labourers

Rescue workers are trying to evacuate around 15 labourers stuck on an oil tanker ship that has caught fire at the Gadani ship-breaking yard, police officials said. According to officials, the fire erupted when welding work was being conducted to dismantle the stationary vessel. PML-N’s Sanaullah Zehri-led provincial government had placed a ban on dismantling […]

Holder, Dowrich rescue Windies in Sri Lanka opener

Holder, Dowrich rescue Windies in Sri Lanka opener

PORT OF SPAIN (AFP) – West Indies rode their luck through a challenging first day of the first Test against Sri Lanka to reach 246 for six at stumps at the Queen s Park Oval in Trinidad on Wednesday.A 90-run sixth-wicket partnership between captain Jason Holder and wicketkeeper-batsman Shane Dowrich was critical in wresting the initiative […]

India: ‘Batman’ to the rescue for IPL cricket stars

India: ‘Batman’ to the rescue for IPL cricket stars

When the Indian Premier League’s big hitters need their favourite bat urgently repaired there’s one person they call upon  aslam Chaudhry, a.k.a. “batman”.The 65-year-old bat-maker and fixer frequently comes to the rescue of cricket’s most recognisable stars out of his small, decades-old workshop in south Mumbai.“I’ve done bats for sachin (tendulkar), for (Faf) du Plessis, […]

Pakistan Army team rescue French mountaineer Elisabeth Revol from Killer Mountain shifted to Islamabad hospital, Polish climber declared deceased

Pakistan Army team rescue French mountaineer Elisabeth Revol from Killer Mountain shifted to Islamabad hospital, Polish climber declared deceased

BY;ASGHAR ALI MUBARAK: January, 28, 2018 ISLAMABAD – Salute to Pakistan Army team were able to rescue a French mountaineer from killer mountain Nanga Parbat in northern Pakistan but called off efforts to retrieve a Polish climber – both of whom have been missing since Thursday – who has now been declared deceased. The French […]

Pakistan Army starts rescue operation for missing mountaineers at Killer Mountain

Pakistan Army starts rescue operation for missing mountaineers at Killer Mountain

By;Asghar Ali Mubarak, January, 27, 2018 Islamabad-The Pakistan Army helicopters circling the treacherous Killer Mountain were on Saturday (Jan 27) able to spot a French woman climber who left behind her injured Polish partner to seek help, a senior official said, but neither was able to be rescued.The Pakistan army Helicopters buzzing over the 8,126 […]

Sex slave’s rescue in Riyadh reveals widening web of traffickers in India

Sex slave’s rescue in Riyadh reveals widening web of traffickers in India

Sex slave’s rescue in Riyadh reveals widening web of traffickers in India REUTERS An Indian woman rescued from sex slavery in Saudi Arabia was brought back to her hometown in Gujarat on Sunday amid concerns traffickers are widening their net to new parts of India. Two agents ─ one in Gujarat and another in Mumbai […]