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WAPDA employee shot dead in Bannu

He used to play for its hockey team too

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Amal Umer case transferred to anti-terrorism court in Karachi

The 10-year-old was killed in the crossfire between police and robbers on August 13

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Gamer commits suicide after killing two, wounding 11 at tournament in Florida

Two people were killed and 11 others wounded Sunday when a video game tournament competitor went on a shooting rampage before turning the gun on himself in the northern Florida city of Jacksonville, local police said. Sheriff Mike Williams named the suspect of the shooting at a Madden 19 American football eSports tournament as 24-year-old…

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Two police officers among four fatally shot in Canada

Four people, including two police officers, were killed in a shooting in eastern Canada on Friday in the latest eruption of gun violence across the country that has led to calls for weapons bans in cities. Police in Fredericton, a city of about 56,000 that is the capital of the province of New Brunswick, said…

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Pakistan Navy wins seven medals on opening day of shooting tournament

Pakistan Navy was leading the medals table on the opening day of the 2nd Parvez Abbasi Open Shooting Championship 2018.

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Parvez Abbasi shooting tournament to begin from August 7

The second Parvez Abbasi Open Shooting Championship will be played from August 7, 2018 at PNS Karsaz in Karachi

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Karate master shot dead in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Pakistan karate fighter Abdul Samad was shot dead by unknown persons on Sunday.

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Parents forgive PML-N leader’s guard who ‘accidentally’ shot their son

The parents of a nine-year-old boy who was shot by a PML-N leader’s armed bodyguard have forgiven the man. Nine-year-old Mazhar was shot by PML-N candidate Aslam Bhatti’s bodyguard at a corner meeting on Tuesday night in Kot Lakhpat area of Lahore. The meeting was held at Bhatti’s office in NA-133. The guard’s gun accidentally…

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Attack on BNP Awami leaders in Turbat leaves guard dead

A security guard was killed following an attack on Baloch National Party Awami leaders in Turbat. Unknown gunmen reportedly attacked the convoy of Ahsan Shah and Asghar Rind in the Tamp area of Turbat in Balochistan as they were going for election campaign in Rodban. A party spokesperson confirmed the attack and said that both…

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Annapolis gunman wanted to ‘kill as many as possible’

The 38-year-old gunman who carried out a deadly assault on a newspaper office in Annapolis had barricaded a back door hoping to “kill as many” as he could, authorities said Friday, confirming he pursued a years-long vendetta against the paper. Police said the suspect — identified as Maryland resident Jarrod Ramos — used a legally…

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US newspaper shooting suspect is white adult male: police

The person suspected of killing at least five people at a newspaper in the US state of Maryland is a white adult male, a police spokesman said. The suspect, who is in custody, is “a white male, adult male, and the gun that was used is described as a long gun,” meaning a rifle or…

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At least five dead in Annapolis newsroom shooting

At least five people were killed Thursday when a gunman opened fire inside the offices of the Capital Gazette, a newspaper based in Annapolis, a historic city an hour east of Washington. Police described the suspect — who was being questioned in custody — as a white adult male who was armed with a rifle…

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Police in India’s Kashmir arrest suspect after editor shot dead

Police in Kashmir investigating the killing of a prominent journalist and two of his security guards arrested a suspect on Friday, an official said. Syed Shujaat Bukhari, editor of the Rising Kashmir newspaper, was leaving his office in Srinagar, the summer capital of Jammu and Kashmir, when he was shot at close range on Thursday…

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Multiple people shot as gunman goes on rampage in North Hollywood

Multiple people have been shot by a gunman in North Hollywood in the United States. The Mirror reported that according to the Los Angeles Fire Department, officers responded to a ‘multi patient incident’ at 12:58am local time (9am GMT) at a residence on W Tiara Street. The LAFD said five people sustained gunshot wounds while…

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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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US man claims he was shot by pet dog

It’s often said that a dog biting a man isn’t news — so one canine companion apparently decided to up the ante. A 51-year-old man from the US state of Iowa says he was shot by his own dog while playing with the pet in his home, local media reported Friday. Richard Remme of Fort…

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Update: Men kill three more people in Quetta, FIR still not registered

Several hours have passed since gunmen killed three more people in Quetta and injured two on Sunday night but police have yet not registered the FIR.  Residents claim four gunmen fired shots that damaged six shops. Police recovered 30 bullet shells from the spot where the shooting took place at Jan Mohammad Road. The gunmen…

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Four laborers shot dead in South Waziristan

Reporting by: Khan Zameer Four laborers were shot dead by unknown persons in South Waziristan on Saturday. Political administration said that the incident took place when unknown men opened fire inside a tent in Ladha tehsil of South Waziristan on Friday night. The dead bodies were shifted to Wana Headquarters Hospital for treatment. The slain…

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Policeman shot dead in Karachi

KARACHI: A policeman was shot and killed and a chief of a police station was wounded during an alleged encounter with criminals in upscale Clifton neighbourhood on Sunday. Police said the encounter took place in Tauheed Commercial area. Police personnel including Clifton SHO Chaudhry Shahid were on routine patrol in their private vehicle when the…

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Saudi security shoots down recreational drone near royal palace

DUBAI/RIYADH: Saudi Arabian security forces said they had shot down a recreational drone in the capital on Saturday after online videos showing gunfire in a neighbourhood where royal palaces are located sparked fears of possible political unrest. The Riyadh police spokesman, quoted by the official Saudi News Agency (SPA), said a security screening point noticed…

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LeJ disguised as ISIS targeting Christians in Quetta

KARACHI: At least 15 Christians have been killed in a fresh spate of violence in Quetta. No arrest has been announced. In the latest attack on the religious minority, unidentified men sprayed volley of bullets on worshipers who were walking out of a church after attending the Sunday service. Two people died and three others,…

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