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SSP suspends entire police station in Larkana’s Ratodero for protecting criminals

There were 108 policemen, including the SHO, posted at the police station

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CID to go off-air after 21 years

The show has completed 1,546 episodes

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Report crime to Sindh police at new 9110 text service

Official websites don’t carry updated statistics

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Texas school shooting: What we know

The latest mass shooting at a US school unfolded Friday in the Texas town of Santa Fe, where at least 10 people were killed by a heavily armed student. The tragedy occurred just three months after the massacre in Parkland, Florida, where a former student entered a high school and killed 17 people. – What…

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Ten dead in Texas school shooting, student arrested

Ten people were killed and at least 10 injured when a student armed with a shotgun and a revolver opened fire at his Texas high school on Friday, officials said, in the latest deadly school shooting in the United States. The gunman, who was taken into custody on murder charges, was identified as Dimitrios Pagourtzis,…

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Multiple fatalities in US high school shooting

Multiple people were killed when a gunman opened fire at a Texas high school on Friday, US media reported, as President Donald Trump said the situation was “not looking good.” The incident took place at Santa Fe High School in the city of the same name, located about 30 miles (50 kilometers) southeast of Houston….

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Twelve media houses fined for naming rape victim in India

NEW DELHI: An Indian court on Wednesday ordered 12 media companies to pay $15,000 each to a compensation fund for victims of sexual violence after they published the name of an eight-year-old girl who was gang raped and murdered. Indian law prohibits the naming of rape victims, even after they have died, because of the…

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Female suspect dead, several hurt in YouTube shooting

SAN BRUNO: Gunfire erupted at YouTube’s offices in California Tuesday, leaving at least three people injured and sparking a panicked escape before the suspected shooter — a woman — apparently committed suicide. Amid a chaotic scene in the city of San Bruno, a woman believed to be the shooter was found dead at the scene…

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Chaos amid shooting at YouTube headquarters

SAN FRANCISCO: Gunshots erupted at YouTube’s offices in California Tuesday, sparking a panicked escape by employees and a massive police response. Some media reports said several people were injured. San Bruno police warned on Twitter to stay away from the area housing the headquarters of the Google-owned video sharing service near San Francisco. The White…

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Four years on, Hyderabad ‘safe city project’ remains incomplete

Reported by: Naveed Rajput HYDERABAD: Only five CCTV cameras have been installed across various areas of the city as part of the Hyderabad safe city project. As a result, criminals in the city continue to carry out nefarious activities with impunity.  It has been four years since Sindh Police announced the project, according to which…

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Shooter takes 3 hostages at California veterans’ home

LOS ANGELES: A shooter took three hostages at a veterans’ home in Napa Valley, northern California, the state’s veterans affairs department said Friday. Spokesperson June Iljana confirmed the hostage situation in Yountville, but did not offer more details. “Law enforcement is at the Yountville Veteran’s Home right now following reports of gunfire,” CalVet secretary Vito…

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Indian bowler Shami charged with violence after affairs claim

Kolkata: Police on Friday charged Indian fast bowler Mohammad Shami after his wife filed a formal complaint alleging assault, domestic violence and infidelity. Shami’s wife Hasin Jahan, a former model, filed a written complaint with the police in Kolkata just days after going public with claims that Shami had affairs with other women. The controversy…

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‘Shame on you!’ student tells Trump at Florida anti-gun rally

FORT LAUDERDALE: A student survivor of the Parkland school shooting called out US President Donald Trump on Saturday over his ties to the powerful National Rifle Association, in a poignant address to an anti-gun rally in Florida. “To every politician taking donations from the NRA, shame on you!” said Emma Gonzalez, assailing Trump over the…

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GC University professor shot dead in Lahore

LAHORE: A professor at Government College University (GCU) Lahore was gunned down during struggle with the dacoits early Wednesday morning. According to police, two motorbike riders held Professor Dr. Akbar Cheema at gunpoint near Kalma Chowk of Lahore in Gulberg; however, he resisted their attempt to rob him. The desperate robbers opened fire at him…

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Nine dead in Mexico shooting: official

MONTERREY: Authorities investigating the slaying of nine men at a house in Monterrey, Mexico said Sunday small local drug-trafficking groups appeared to be involved but not major drug cartels. The men were watching a football match on television on Saturday when armed attackers burst into the house, herded women into the bathroom and then opened…

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Karachi: Minor girl allegedly assaulted by uncle

KARACHI: Another incident of sexual assault surfaced in Karachi where a minor girl was allegedly raped by her uncle, Samaa reported Thursday. Our correspondent said the incident occurred in Sachal Goth area a seven-year-old girl was sexually abused by her uncle, according to a complaint filed by her family in a local police station. Police…

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CCTV: Brave girl knocks down street robbers

Watch this CCTV video showing a brave girl encountering two bike-riding robbers after a failed snatching attempt in Rawalpindi.  

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Kiran Naz gets world fame after program on Zainab

International media houses and broadcasters has started taking interviews of Samaa’s newscaster Kiran Naz after she conducted a program on ill-fated little girl Zainab. The program went a long way to shake the international conscience as the newscaster becomes a loud and clear voice of the wronged girl. With an emotional intro on Zainab, Kiran…

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#JusticeForZainab: Is Protest the Answer?

By: Muhammad Raza Haidery There are no words to describe the horrific rape and killing of seven-year old Zainab Ansari in Kasur, the burial place of renowned Sufi poet Hazrat Baba Bulleh Shah. But the city has earned a notorious reputation for one of the most horrendous crimes on earth – child  abuse. In 2015,…

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Funeral prayer of Kasur firing victims offered

KASUR: The funeral prayer for the eternal peace of the people who were killed in yesterday’s straight fire by police in Kasur, have been offered Thursday evening. The outraged people including the families of the bereaved families were out on roads since this morning to protest the killing of Shoaib and Muhammed Ali. The outraged…

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