SUKKUR: A woman was killed by her husband on the pretext of karo-kari in Haibat Bajkani village near Kandhkot on Sunday. Shahid Dino Bajkani had been suspecting that his wife Luddi had illicit relations with a man. He shot her dead in their house.
LAKKI MARWAT: Police claimed on Sunday to have arrested two women and recovered a huge quantity of narcotics from them. On a tip off, a police party under SHO Ghulam Mohammad barricaded the Kachery road in the Lakki city and stopped a suspected auto rickshaw for search, an official said.
MANSEHRA: Police arrested two persons in Baffa area of the district for allegedly digging graves in search of abandoned treasures. (more…)
LAHORE: A man allegedly shot at and killed a first-year student near Gulberg Main Market late on Sunday, police said. The police have arrested the suspect and seized a pistol from him.
RAWALPINDI: An angry mob torched a police picket on Benazir Bhutto Road after policemen deployed at the Shamsabad weekly bazaar allegedly tortured a family over parking of a car.
RAWALPINDI: An anti-terrorism court on Saturday acquitted for want of evidence former MNA Shah Abdul Aziz and another man of kidnapping and beheading a Polish geologist.
KALAYA/KOHAT: Ten militants were killed and four others injured in Orakzai Agency on Sunday while the tower of a cellular phone company was blown up in Darra Adamkhel overnight in the continuing conflict in the region, official sources said.
LAHORE: As many as 140 suspected terrorists, mostly belonging to banned outfits listed by the Punjab home department in the Fourth Schedule of the Anti Terrorism Act, have disappeared from their homes and are likely to be involved in terrorist activities, a provincial intelligence agency’s report said.
KARACHI: Judicial Magistrate East Zabeeha Khattak remanded four alleged target killers into judicial custody till February 3 and directed the investigating officer to submit a charge sheet at the next hearing.
PESHAWAR: In the first arrest since the fake degrees saga made headlines, a member of the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Assembly was arrested on Saturday for possessing an unauthentic degree.