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Army strongly condemns killing of six civilians by India

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Army on Friday has strongly condemned the killing of six Pakistani nationals by India, Samaa reported. Director General of Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) Major General Asif Ghafoor, in his tweet, said that Indian forces brutality claimed the lives of six innocent Pakistanis and injured 26 others along the working boundary in Chappar/Harpal/Charwa…

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Civilian killed in cross-border shelling by Indian troops

RAWALPINDI: Indian troops initiated unprovoked Cease Fire Violation(CFV) using mortars and automatics targeting innocent Civil population along Working Boundary in Phuklian Sector Today. An innocent citizen Muhammad Zahoor, resident of village Dewra, embraced shahadat due to Indian firing. Pakistan Rangers troops effectively responded and targeted Indian posts firing on civil population. – SAMAA    

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Video: Brave couple foil robbery attempt, gun down robber

A brave couple foiled a robbery attempt at Karachi’s Bahadurabad area and managed to shoot dead a robber during exchange of fire.

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Robber killed by his accomplices

FAISALABAD: A robber was killed by the firing of his accomplices, in the precincts of Peoples Colony police station on Sunday late night. Police said here on Monday that three bandits stormed into the Homeopathic Clinic of Dr. Muhammad Ashraf at Small D-Ground late night and started rampage. In the meantime, Dr Muhammad Ashraf overpowered…

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Three terrorists killed in Peshawar operation

PESHAWAR: Security forces gunned down three terrorists at Peshawar’s Mithra area on Saturday, Samaa reported. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), an exchange of fire took place between security forces and terrorists due to which three saboteurs were killed. A Pakistan Army soldier and three police officers suffered injuries in the gunfight. The names…

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Three policemen shot dead in Quetta

QUETTA: Gunmen riding a motorcycle killed three policemen at a checkpoint in Quetta on Sunday before fleeing the scene. The incident occurred on the main Saryab Road of Quetta. According to AFP, the attack was later claimed by a local affiliate of the Islamic State group. Ali Bin Sufyan, a spokesman for the Al Alami…

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Family gunned down in Gujrat during Sehri

GUJRAT: A man along with his wife and son were murdered in Gujrat on Sunday morning, Samaa reported. According to Police, unknown men barged into a house – located in the jurisdiction of Kanjah Police Station – during Sehri timings and opened indiscriminate firing. The man, woman and child were killed on the spot. Police…

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Karachi: One dead, five wounded in group clash

KARACHI: A group clash in Karachi left one person dead and five injured, Samaa reported on Wednesday. According to details, two groups locked horns at Korangi area and opened fire at each other due to which several people were injured. They also attacked each other with batons. The victims were rushed to Jinnah Hospital where…

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Gunmen kill two officials in Kurram Agency

HANGU: Firing by unknown gunmen at an official vehicle during routine patrolling left two officials dead in lower Kurram Agency Sunday, political authorities told.    The incident occurred in village Owlay in lower Kurram Agency bordering  Afghanistan. Political Moharrar Sarfraz Hussain and his bodyguard Mumtaz Hussain died when terrorists opened firing at their vehicle during routine…

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Bus driver shot dead in Karachi firing

KARACHI: A bus driver was killed when armed robbers opened fire on a bus in Karachi, Samaa reported. According to Police, the robbers opened indiscriminate fire on a coaster at Karachi’s Hasan Square area. The passengers in the bus were going on a picnic when their vehicle was targeted. The bus driver, identified as Abdul…

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Chaman remains tense following cross border attack by Afghan forces

CHAMAN: Situation remains tense at Chaman border after nine Pakistani civilians were killed in cross border firing carried out by Afghan forces. At least nine civilians were killed and 48 others were injured when Afghan Border Police opened fire on para-military troops providing security of census team on Friday morning. The Pak-Afghan Chaman border remains closed for…

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Rangers gun down two terrorists in Rawalpindi shootout

RAWALPINDI: Rangers shot dead two terrorists in Rawalpindi, Samaa reported on Monday. According to details, Rangers were carrying out a raid at Wah Cantt area when two terrorists opened fire at the para-military force. The security force carried out retaliatory fire and gunned down both saboteurs. The identity and details of the slain terrorists have…

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Four security men among five killed in Turbat terror attack

TURBAT: Five people and two others were injured including four security men wer killed in a bomb attack here on Sunday night, Samaa reported. According to details, unknown terrorists targeted a regiment of Frontier Constabulary Mekran Scouts with a remote controlled improvised explosive device (IED). The terrorist opened fire at the security personnel following the…

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Dow University firing incident prompted by disagreement between guard, police officer

KARACHI: Gunshots were heard from within the Dow University Ojha Campus on Monday which was reportedly as a result of a disagreement between a security guard and a police officer. According to details, gunshots were heard from within the Dow University Ojha Campus as university officials sprung into action and closed all doors of the…

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Ex-Pakistan Army colonel shot dead in Karachi

KARACHI: A former Pakistan Army colonel was shot dead in Karachi on Wednesday, Samaa reported. According to officials, unknown gunmen targeted colonel (retd.) Zia Tahir as he was traveling in his car near Baloch Colony Bridge. Police said the attackers, who were riding a motorcycle, fired shots on the vehicle, killing the retired military officer…

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Three dead, UC chairman wounded in Sheikhupura firing

SHEIKHUPURA: Three persons were shot dead when unknown gunmen opened fire at the vehicle of a union council chairman in Sheikhupura, Samaa reported on Monday. Chairman of UC Council No. 38 Imran Rehmat Dogar was heading home with his accomplices when assailants stopped his vehicle and opened indiscriminate fire. Dogar’s two bodyguards and a passerby…

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Shooters target bus in Karachi, injure three

KARACHI: Three people were injured when unknown gunmen opened fire at a bus in Karachi on Monday, Samaa reported. Assailants targeted a bus at Nishan-e-Haider Interchange in Karachi’s Nazimabad No.2 area, injuring three persons. Rescue teams arrived at the scene and shifted the injured to Abbasi Shaheed Hospital for treatment. The rescue teams stated that the…

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One killed, 14 wounded in US nightclub shooting

Washington: One person was killed and 14 others wounded early Sunday in a shooting at a packed nightclub in Cincinnati, Ohio, police reported. Authorities initially said there were at least two shooters, but assistant Cincinnati police chief Paul Neudigate said in a tweet later that there was “only one reported shooter at this time, still…

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Firing on census team in Charsadda injures policeman

CHARSADDA: A police officer was injured when a census team came under a terrorist attack at Mandni area of Charsadda, Samaa reported. According to security forces, terrorists opened fired at a census team at Harichand area of Charsadda due to which a constable was injured. Security forces opened retaliatory fire and injured one of the…

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Policeman shot dead in Peshawar firing

PESHAWAR: A policeman was shot dead when armed assailants opened fire at a police mobile in Peshawar on Friday, SAMAA reported. Armed terrorists opened fire at a police vehicle at Tehkal area of Peshawar due to which a policeman named Mazhar was killed whereas his partner sustained bullet injuries. One of the terrorists was shot…

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Man shoots dead teenager over dog teasing

FAISALABAD: A man shot dead a 14-year-old over teasing his dog in Faisalabad on Thursday, SAMAA reported. According to our correspondent, an armed person saw a boy, named Jajji, teasing his dog in Faisalabad’s Millat Town. Infuriated by the boy’s behavior, the man allegedly opened fire at Jajji — critically injuring him. The 14-year-old boy…

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