Train kills 3 endangered young lions in Ahmedabad

Train kills 3 endangered young lions in Ahmedabad

AHMEDABAD: Three endangered young lions were killed after being run over by a goods train in a wildlife sanctuary in western India, a forestry official said on Tuesday. “All three died on the spot. They included two lions aged around two years and one lioness also around the same age,”...

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“Humay aagay hi jaana hai” – Tribute to the martyred legends of APS

“Humay aagay hi jaana hai” – Tribute to the martyred legends of APS

““Humay aagay hi jaana hai (we have to move forward)” is the title of a new song released by the army’s media wing to pay tribute to the martyrs of the Army Public School tragedy. On December 16, 2014, terrorists stormed the army-run school and martyred around 150 people, including...

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Food in India’s temple claims life of 11, while 90 others are hospitalized

Food in India’s temple claims life of 11, while 90 others are hospitalized

MUMBAI: Eleven people including two children died and more than 90 were hospitalized after consuming a religious food offering at a temple in the southern Indian state of Karnataka, police said on Saturday, calling it a suspected case of mass food poisoning. Two people have been questioned in connection with...

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“Clean India Campaign”: Indian girl files arrest warrant against father over false promise to build toilet

“Clean India Campaign”: Indian girl files arrest warrant against father over false promise to build toilet

CHENNAI: A seven year-old Indian girl has complained to the police to have her father arrested after he failed to build a toilet in their home as promised, police said on Wednesday. Millions of Indians do not have access to sanitation and open defecation is a problem, even in developed,...

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“Rickshaw gang” arrested, AIG Karachi announces cash prize and certificates for police

“Rickshaw gang” arrested, AIG Karachi announces cash prize and certificates for police

KARACHI: Karachi police on Tuesday claimed to have arrested at least two people belonging to the notorious “Rickshaw gang” from Karachi’s Ferozabad area, media sources reported. According to SSP Ghulam Azfar Mahesar, the two suspects were arrested after an encounter with a police party which chased them after they robbed...

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Taxi driver attempts suicide amid carpool protests

Taxi driver attempts suicide amid carpool protests

SEOUL: A South Korean taxi driver set himself on fire and died on Monday to protest a carpooling service proposed by a company that operates the country’s most popular chat app. The 57-year-old driver doused himself in a flammable liquid and then lit his clothing while sitting in a taxi...

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Girl confronts, films and shames harasser publicly for clicking pictures without consent

Girl confronts, films and shames harasser publicly for clicking pictures without consent

KARACHI: In what can be termed a brave move, a girl not only shamed but filmed a man for taking her pictures without consent on her visit to Quaid’s mausoleum in Karachi, media sources reported. In a video posted on social media, the girl claimed that she approached a bearded...

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‘King of Mandi’, Maraheb soon to open in Karachi

‘King of Mandi’, Maraheb soon to open in Karachi

One of the most renowned eateries of United Arab Emirates is soon to open in Karachi. Known as Maraheb, a Yemeni/Arabic cuisine restaurant, the restaurant has geared up to bring new flavors with a touch of prehistoric cultural heritage. Referred to as the ‘King of Mandi’, Maraheb’s first outlet is located at Sharfabad...

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Couple selfie claims life of two in Karachi

Couple selfie claims life of two in Karachi

KARACHI: A young man and woman were murdered for taking a picture together in Karachi, it emerged on Monday. Police said that Marina, a college student from Qasba Colony, met with her cousin and betrothed Salman in Karachi, where they snapped a selfie together. Upon his return to Swat, Salman...

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Residents of Faisalabad torment, shave head of a kidnapper and hand him over to police

Residents of Faisalabad torment, shave head of a kidnapper and hand him over to police

FAISALABAD: Residents of Faisalabad on Sunday caught and subjected a man to torture who assayed to kidnap a minor girl from Gharibabad area, media sources reported. After beating the suspect, the residents of the area handed him over to police. They said the suspect was trying to abduct the five-year-old...

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