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Watch: Lahore court shooting caught on CCTV

Two lawyers were killed in a firing incident in Session Court Lahore’s premises on Tuesday. According to police, the incident took place when two groups scuffled after exchange of hot words. Watch this CCTV footage…

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Pak Army kills two Indian soldiers on LoC

RAWALPINDI: An eight year boy has been martyred due to unprovoked firing by Indian Forces along Line of Control. According to DG ISPR, Ayaz belongs to Jajot Village. He said use of pellet guns in Indian Occupied Kashmir and blatant targeting of innocent unarmed civilians exposes the true Indian face. Indian brutality takes life of…

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Students from Multan spend day at Multan Garrison

RAWALPINDI: Over 500 Students and faculty members from leading educational institutes of Multan spent a day with Army at Multan Garrison. According to Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), the event was aimed at familiarising students about functioning of Pakistan Army and its capabilities. The participants conducted live firing with small arms, witnessed weapons and equipment…

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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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Chinese citizen killed in Karachi gun attack

KARACHI: A Chinese national was shot dead on Monday in Karachi in what police said an apparent incident of ‘target-killing’, Samaa reported. According to our correspondent, the incident occurred in upscale Zamzama area where unknown armed assailants driving a car fired shots on two Chinese citizens, who were coming out coming out of a shopping…

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Jamaat-e-Islami leader shot dead

A local leader of Jamat-e-Islami Malik Tufail was shot dead by some unknown miscreants in Bannu last night. According to police, the assailants who were on a bike opened fire on him and fled away from the spot.

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Air chief witnesses live missile firing of JF-17 Thunder

ISLAMABAD: Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman Friday witnessed live missile firing of JF-17 Thunder at the Sonmiani Firing Range. Chief of the Air Staff, Pakistan Air Force Air Chief Marshal Sohail Aman was chief guest at the ceremony, a press release said. Addressing on the occasion, the air chief said, “We are thankful to Allah…

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Two students killed as teacher opens fire in Balochistan school

JHAL MAGSI: A teacher opened fire in class room of a government-run school in Balochistan’s Jhal Magsi district on Thursday, killing two students and injuring a teacher. According to our correspondent, students Rashid Ali, Muhammad Bijjar were killed and a teacher Muhammad Salahuddin sustained serious injuries when a teacher Nadir Ali opened fire on them….

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Five injured as situation tense during KDA operation

KARACHI: Five people were injured when law and order situation became tense when Karachi Development Authority (KDA) carried out a crackdown on an illegal mobile market at Surjani Town. According to details, KDA authorities launched an operation to raze an illegal mobile market to the ground at Surjani Town. People gathered at the scene and…

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Funeral of deceased Rangers soldier held in Karachi

KARACHI: Unidentified gunmen shot and killed a Rangers soldier in Karachi on Monday. The shooting took place in Landhi area of the city. The funeral of the deceased paramilitary soldier was held in Karachi and was attended by various Rangers officials, including DG Rangers Major Gen Muhammad Saeed. According to SSP Malir Adeel Chandio, a…

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Two constables, officials of Civil Defence arrested over firing at protesters

KASUR:Two constables and two officials of Civil Defence were arrested for allegedly resorting to firing that caused death of two protesters, here on Wednesday. According to Kasur DPO Media Cell Incharge , constables Shafique and Rashid, and two officials of Civil Defence – Abid and Amanat – have been arrested. Two persons – Muhammad Ali…

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At least nine killed, 30 injured as terrorists target Quetta church

QUETTA: At least nine people were killed and 30 others were injured in a blast near a church located at Quetta on Friday, Samaa reported.  According to initial reports, a blast and heavy firing was heard near Methodist Church which is located at Zarghoon Road. Chief Minister (CM) of Balochistan Sanaullah Zehri  Sunday strongly condemned…

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Watch: Footage of Quetta church attack

Intense firing was witnessed between terrorists and law enforcement agencies following a terrorist attack on a church in Quetta.

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6,700 Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF

YANGON, MYANMAR: At least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed in the first month of a Myanmar army crackdown on rebels in Rakhine state that began in late August, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Thursday. The figure is the highest estimated death toll yet of violence that erupted on August 25 and triggered a massive…

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School principal killed in Karachi’s Parsi Colony

KARACHI: Unidentified men shot dead a woman in Soldier Bazaar in the early hours of Saturday. It was the latest brutal incident linked with rising street crimes, exposing the government’s tall claims about improved law and order in the metropolis. According to the police, the incident took place when Syed Aliul Hasan, accompanied by his wife,…

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Sindh launches crackdown against one-wheeling, street racing

At least 28 people have been arrested over incomplete driving documents and altering their motorcycles as Sindh Home Ministry has enforced a ban on one-wheeling and street racing following the firing incident at Sea View area in which a youngster was killed.

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Two kidnappers gunned down in Karachi encounter

KARACHI: Anti-Violent Crime Cell (AVCC) unit of Sindh Police gunned down two kidnappers in an encounter at Gulistan-e-Jauhar area of Karachi, Samaa reported. According to details, AVCC carried out a raid at Jauhar when two abductors opened fire at fire at them. An exchange of fire took place between the law enforcers and the criminals…

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Gone too soon: College student shot dead in Karachi’s DHA

KARACHI: An 18-year-old was killed and another injured when a young man opened fire at them after an accident at Do Darya in Karachi’s Defence Housing Authority (DHA) area Sunday morning, police said. Police conducted raids with the help of CCTV footage. Four suspects, including prime suspect Khawar Burney, were taken into custody for interrogation….

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Video: Youth killed after bike race dispute

KARACHI: A dispute apparently triggered by heavy bike racing at Karachi’s beach claimed life of a youth, Samaa reported Sunday. According to our correspondent, the victim, identified as 18-year-old Zafar was shot dead by four armed men following a road accident at ‘Do Darya’ beach in DHA Phase 8. Police said four friends were on…

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Gunmen kill two in Islamabad Imambargah attack

ISLAMABAD: Gunmen on motorcycles opened fire on worshippers at the entrance of Imambargah in Islamabad on Wednesday, killing an intelligence officer and a former Advocate General at the scene. According to police, three or four attackers on two bikes shot at people who were leaving after evening prayers in Bab-ul-Ilm Imambargah locate at I-8 area…

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Pakistan lodges protest with India over martyrdom of elderly woman in LoC firing

ISLAMABAD: The Director General (SA & SAARC) Dr Mohammad Faisal Wednesday summoned the Indian Deputy High Commissioner Mr J P Singh to condemn the unprovoked ceasefire violations by the Indian occupation forces in Chirikot Sector. Unprovoked violation resulted in the ‘Shahadat’ of a 75 years old lady Mehmooda Begum w/o Sher Wali Muhammad, a Foreign…

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