LAHORE: The Punjab chapter of the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has arrested a project director of the Pakistan Council of Scientific and Industrial Research (PCSIR) on charges of corruption.
DI KHAN: Police recovered 600 kilogrammes of explosives during a search operation in Dera Ismail Khan from compounds that reportedly belonged to militants, Express 24/7 reported Saturday.
GHALLANAI/BARA: Twelve militants have been killed over the last four days in Baizai subdivision in Mohmand Agency, while six militants perished in clashes between Lashkar-e-Islam (LI) and Ansarul Islam (AI) in Khyber Agency on Saturday, official and tribal sources said.
Islamabad: Islamabad Police on Saturday arrested seven persons from different areas of the city and recovered liquor bottles and illegal weapons from their possession, a police spokesman said.
HUB: At least eight people, including two children, were injured when an explosive device blew up in Hub area of Balochistan on Sunday, reported Express 24/7.
ISLAMABAD: The Islamabad Police have arrested four terrorists from Dhok Kashmirian, Rawalpindi, and recovered two suicide jackets from them.
DERA GHAZI KHAN: The police have busted a seven-member gang allegedly involved in car and motorcycle thefts and seized from them 66 vehicles.
NOWSHERA: Three accused were arrested and goods recovered on Friday from Swabi and Nowshera in a theft case, police said. Police started investigation following a complaint by Jehanzeb, supervisor Safehands Security System, regarding theft of goods including air conditioners, cables and other goods worth lakhs of rupees from Zone Tower on July 7.
MULTAN: The Multan police have arrested six accused on charges of drug trafficking and illegal weapons. The arrested included Abid, Asghar, Falak Sher, Akhtar, Aslam and Akbar. One kilogramme hashish and two pistols were seized from them, police said. Cases have been registered against the accused and investigation is underway.
LAKKI MARWAT: Police on Friday arrested four proclaimed offenders here in Bargai and Khankhel Mandozai villages bordering the frontier tribal region, while two people were killed in Landiwah and Daulatkhel areas of the district.