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Video: Police stop tinted-window car carrying PTI leader

Durakhshan Police stopped the vehicle with tinted windows in which Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Faisal Vawda was traveling. The politician said that the car belonged to his friend and he knows nothing about it.

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Indian paramilitary soldier kills four colleagues in restive state

MUMBAI: An Indian paramilitary soldier on Saturday opened fire at his colleagues after a scuffle in Bijapur district’s Basaguda in restive Chhattisgarh state, local media reported. Five Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) jawan personnel were injured in the firing, out of which four succumbed to injuries whereas, one is said to be grievously injured and…

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US policeman acquitted of killing unarmed man who begged for his life

WASHINGTON: Officials in the southwestern US state of Arizona released a graphic video Friday showing an unarmed man sobbing and begging for his life moments before he was fatally shot by a police officer who was acquitted of murder. It was the latest in a spate of killings that have prompted criminal charges against law…

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New Mexico school shooting leaves two students dead

NEWS DESK: At least two high school students are dead after a gunman reportedly opened fire on a school in northern New Mexico, reported The Independent. Police officials said that the gunman had been killed Thursday morning after the attack, though it remained unclear how they had been killed. More than a dozen more people…

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Karachi: Kidnapped boy, Abban, recovered

KARACHI: A five-year-old boy, Muhammad Abban, who was kidnapped on Wednesday in Karachi, has been recovered, Samaa reported. Abaan, son of Ghufran, was kidnapped near Khayaban-e-Roomi intersection in Defence. According to our correspondent, police and Citizens-Police Liaison Committee (CPLC) carried out a joint action in Gulistan-e-Johar and recovered the child from a house late night….

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Plot to kill UK PM Theresa May foiled: Sky News

LONDON: A plot to assassinate UK Prime Minister Theresa May has been foiled, Sky News reported on Tuesday, citing sources. Police believe that the plan was to launch some sort of improvised explosive device at the Prime Minister’s residence at Downing Street and in the ensuing chaos to attack and kill Theresa May, Sky News…

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Man arrested as smelly socks unleash chaos on Indian bus

NEW DELHI: Indian police arrested a man whose stinky socks caused a showdown on a bus as his fellow passengers protested the pungent odour, an officer said Saturday. The man removed his shoes and socks on a bus going from the Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh to New Delhi and put them near the aisle,…

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Peshawar police arrest nine suspects in search operation

PESHAWAR: In a joint search operation by the police and officials of the security forces have arrested nine suspects from various localities of the provincial capital Peshawar, an official of the police station Badhber confirmed. The search and strike operation was carried out in a bid to maintain peace and all the nine suspects were…

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Fear in London as acid attacks soar

LONDON: Delivery rider Jabed Hussain was waiting at a traffic light one night in east London when two attackers sprayed acid in his face and stole his moped. It was one of hundreds of attacks in the British capital every year that have prompted government intervention and left the city’s police force asking the public…

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Video: Police, army men injured in Peshawar attack

At least three gunmen stormed Directorate General Agriculture of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in Peshawar early morning, injuring several people in the terrorist attack on Friday. Watch Samaa’s exclusive video.

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LIVE UPDATES: Khadim Hussain Rizvi announces end of protests across Pakistan

ISLAMABAD: Cleric Khadim Hussain Rizvi announced that the sit in protest of religious party across Pakistan has been finished, Samaa reported. According to details, the cleric made the announcement after the religious party and the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) signed an agreement to end the protests. They signed an agreement following Law Minister Zahid Hamid…

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Huge blast in China’s Ningbo city kills at least two, police probe cause

BEIJING: A powerful blast on Sunday morning in a Chinese city south of Shanghai brought down buildings and killed at least two people while injuring many others, state media reported, with police saying the cause had still to be determined. The explosion struck at around 9 a.m. (0100 GMT) at a factory in Jiangbei district…

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Protests in Karachi intensify in the wake of Faizabad operation

KARACHI: Protests in Karachi intensified as news spread like wildfire that Islamabad police and security forces have commenced their operation against the sit-in protest being held at the federal capital, on Saturday. According to details, the protesters belonging to religious parties who had staged a sit-in protest since the past couple of days at Numaish…

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16 hurt fleeing false terror alert in London’s Oxford St

LONDON: Police rushed to London’s busy Oxford Street shopping district on Friday after reports that shots had been fired, sparking fears of a terror incident and leaving 16 people hurt in the panic. Armed officers locked down the area for more than an hour before the Metropolitan Police said it had not found “any trace…

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No trace of shots fired, no casualties in London incident: police

London, United Kingdom: British police said they had not located “any trace” of shots fired or any casualties following a security alert in the Oxford Circus shopping district in London on Friday. “To date police have not located any trace of any suspects, evidence of shots fired or casualties,” London’s Metropolitan Police said in a…

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CM dismisses DSP, SHO, SI, ASI in old couple torture case

LAHORE: An elderly couple that was subjected to police torture in Multan met with Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shehbaz Sharif, here on Thursday. During the meeting, the Chief Minister inquired about the details of the incident from them. He regretted the gory incident and took strict action to punish responsible persons. The Chief Minister ordered…

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Indian police book Sharapova in housing fraud case

NEW DELHI: Five-time Grand Slam champion Maria Sharapova is under investigation by Indian police for cheating and criminal conspiracy after the collapse of a luxury housing project that she endorsed, a lawyer said Tuesday. The firm behind the development is alleged to have taken millions of dollars from homebuyers before the project folded. Piyush Singh,…

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Elderly couple in Multan subjected to police brutality

MULTAN: In a shameful incident on Monday, an elderly couple was subjected to police brutality for protesting against the forceful seizure of their plot. Showing no regard for the old, Multan police beat up an elderly couple for protesting against the forced seizure of their plot. Police beat up the old couple and after dragging…

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Islamabad dharna: Police take into custody 7 more persons

ISLAMABAD: Police on Monday took into custody seven persons in an attempt to stop them from partaking in the Islamabad sit-in protest being carried out by religious parties. Carrying out orders given by senior police officers, the federal police took into custody seven more persons who wanted to join the dharna protest being carried out…

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Gang of female swindlers busted in Peshawar

Women who roamed about in the markets of Peshawar in the garb of street vendors of bangles, have been arrested. Police recovered looted money from the possession of the woman tricksters. Know more here.

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Video: Police fire water cannon at ‘Fix it’ protestors

Police on Sunday fired water cannon at participants of a protest demonstration by ‘Fix it’ organization outside Karachi Press Club. The ‘Fix it’ supporters led by prominent campaigner Alamgir Khan came out on the road against low-quality of education in Sindh. Police used the force as the protestors attempted to move to the Governor House….

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