Police officers arrested after toddler killed in police firing

Police officers arrested after toddler killed in police firing

According to sources, Four police officers were arrested on Wednesday after a 19-month-old boy was killed in crossfire near Safoora Chowrangi at Karachi’s University Road, in yet another incident of alleged police negligence during a shootout with suspected criminals. The toddler, Ahsan, died when a bullet entered his chest and...

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Policeman, 5 terrorists killed in joint army, police operation in Hayatabad

Policeman, 5 terrorists killed in joint army, police operation in Hayatabad

Five terrorists were shot dead while a policeman embraced martyrdom in an intelligence-based operation carried out by the Pakistan Army and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police personnel in Peshawar’s Hayatabad locality, ARY News reported. “Army and KP police conducted a joint Intelligence Based Operation in Hayatabad Phase VII, Peshawar against a terrorist hideout,” Inter...

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Fake accounts case against Zardari, others adjourned till April 29

Fake accounts case against Zardari, others adjourned till April 29

An accountability court in Islamabad adjourned until April 29 the hearing of the fake bank accounts case against former president Asif Ali Zardari, his sister Faryal Talpur and others. The PPP co-chairman and his sister appeared before the accountability court amid tight security. Special security arrangements were made within and...

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Modi plotting another attack against Pakistan: Mehbooba Mufti

Modi plotting another attack against Pakistan: Mehbooba Mufti

President Jammu & Kashmir Peoples Democratic Party Mehbooba Mufti on Tuesday revealed that Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is planning to attack Pakistan again. “Modi wants to carry out another Balakot like attack inside Pakistan”, Mufti said while giving an interview to the Indian media in Srinagar, occupied Kashmir (IoK)....

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Three terror suspects killed in Peshawar’s Hayatabad Operation

Three terror suspects killed in Peshawar’s Hayatabad Operation

According to media reports, security forces have downed three suspected terrorists in an operation in Peshawar’s Hayatabad. It started on Monday night and has been going on since the last 13 hours. Two people have reportedly been injured. A police man was shot dead as well in the exchange of...

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Govt refutes reports of Asad Umar’s removal, major changes in cabinet

Govt refutes reports of Asad Umar’s removal, major changes in cabinet

The government on Monday denied reports regarding Asad Umar’s removal as finance minister and any major changes in the federal cabinet and bureaucracy. Reports have been doing the rounds claiming that the government has decided to remove Umar as finance minister and appoint him as the petroleum minister. However, PM...

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FIR filed against Karachi hospital for administering wrong dosage of medicine to infant

FIR filed against Karachi hospital for administering wrong dosage of medicine to infant

A private hospital administered wrong medicine to a nine-month-old baby here in the metropolis on Sunday, with the infant’s father filing a first information report (FIR) at the Shahrah-e-Faisal police station. Bilal Ghaffar, a member of the Sindh Assembly (MPA) associated with the ruling Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), accompanied the little girl’s...

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Three killed, several injured as dust storm hits Karachi

Three killed, several injured as dust storm hits Karachi

At least three people were killed and 20 others injured as an intense dust storm hit the metropolis Sunday night and continued Monday morning, dispersing sand around the city, downing trees and blowing away roofs in some areas. Incidents of wall and roof collapses have been reported in Korangi, Landhi,...

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Ramzan Sugar Mills case: NAB summons Hamza Shehbaz today

Ramzan Sugar Mills case: NAB summons Hamza Shehbaz today

According to media sources, Leader of the Opposition in the Punjab Assembly Hamza Shehbaz will appear before the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) today (Monday). Hamza is being probed in cases pertaining to assets beyond known sources of income, Saaf Pani case and Ramzan Sugar Mills case. A NAB team will...

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Thunder to hit Karachi today: Met Department

Thunder to hit Karachi today: Met Department

According to sources, the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) has said that Karachi is expected to receive rain and thunderstorm on Monday and Tuesday. On Sunday night, a mild sand storm was reported in Gulshan-e-Iqbal, SITE, Malir, Landi, Stadium Road, Gulistan-e-Jauhar, North Karachi and Nazimabad. Dust storm in Karachi downed power...

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