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2 DSPs, 4 SHOs, excise officials suspended KARACHI, Oct 9 (INP): The death toll due to consumption of toxic liquor in Karachi the other day has mounted to 28, while four other people were reported to be in a critical condition. The death toll climbed as four more people expired on Thursday. According to Jinnah...

NOWSHERA, Oct 09 (INP): At least three persons were killed and four others sustained injuries in a road accident here on Thursday. According to police sources, the accident took place on Nowshera Road near Pabbi when a motorcycle was hit by a car coming from the opposite direction. Three persons riding on motorbike were killed on the spot and four others in the car sustained...

LOWER DIR, Oct 9 (INP): A man and his son killed each other over a property dispute here in Manza Banda area in the jurisdictions of Balambat police station on Thursday. According to the FIR registered with the police, one Asghar opened fire on his father Shad Muhammad Khan over a property dispute near Jamia Masjid Manza Banda leaving him critically injured. The injured...

LOWER DIR, Oct 9 (INP) Heavy rain and hailstorm damaged standing maize and rice crops in various areas of Lower Dir district while the water level rose in the streams which washed away two cars and damaged roads in the area. The intermittent rain continued in the area the whole day while hailstorm started in the afternoon in various areas included Ckhadara, Badwan Khadagzi,...

PESHAWAR, Oct 9 (INP): Civilian Aviation Authority (CAA) has temporarily suspended night-time operations for international flights at Peshawar’s Bacha Khan International Airport due to security reasons, officials said on Thursday. Speaking to reporters on Thursday, Director General CAA Mohammad Yousuf said that the federal government has allocated almost Rs6 billion...

NAROWAL/RAWALPINDI (INP): Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif spent Eidul Azha with soldiers fighting terrorists in North Waziristan Agency, while Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif visited Narowal to meet flood victims on Monday. General Raheel Sharif offered Eid prayers in Wana and later visited Miranshah. DG ISPR Asim Bajwa, in a tweet, said the army chief also visited...

KHAIRPUR, Oct 08 (INP): Eight people including two women were killed in separate mishaps on Eid days. According to detail one Mst. Marium Bugti-26 was killed by her alleged husband Gulzar Ali Bugti at village Lakhmir Khan near Kot Lalo in the jurisdiction of Kotlalo police station on 1st day of Eid over some domestic petty issue. In another incident one motor cyclist Ghulam...

QUETTA, Oct 08 (INP): An earthquake jolted Surab and adjoining areas in Balochistan’s Kalat district on Wednesday. No casualties or material losses were reported. Its epicenter and magnitude was also not immediately known. The tremors were felt in almost all villages located in the Surab Tehsil of Kalat district, locals informed via telephone. People came out of...

PESHAWAR, OCT 08 (INP): The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Sardar Mahtab Ahmad Khan has strongly condemned the killing of polio workers in an IED blast in Tehsil Safi of Mohmand Agency and a jawan of levy force in another incident on Wednesday and said that the elements involved in the heinous crimes will no more remain at large and will be brought to court of law and justice. Expressing...

FAISALABAD: A man set his wife on fire in Sabina Town, Faisalabad on Sunday over a property dispute. According to sources, Ghullam Abbas wanted his wife to transfer a plot of land in her name over to him. Upon his spouse’s refusal, Abbas doused his wife with petrol during an argument, and set her alight. The woman was rushed to the Allied Hospital in critical condition...

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