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ISLAMABAD (INP): An Indian soldier, who was swept away into Pakistan by strong currents of Chenab River and picked up by Pakistan Rangers, on Friday said he was treated “better” than his expectation and was looking forward to meeting his family. Satyasheel Yadav told reporters in Pakistan before...

LAHORE, Aug 07 (INP): The police arrested a six-member gang involved in illegal business of selling human kidneys here on Thursday. Six accused had come to Shaukat Khanum Hospital Lahore with some persons for kidney test. The police on secret information launched crackdown and arrested the culprits identified as Dilawar Bhatti, Umer Daraz, Muneer and their three cohorts. The...

LAHORE (INP): The Supreme Court on Thursday expressed dissatisfaction with the police report compiled for the September 2013 case of the rape of a five-year-old girl who was left outside Lahore’s Ganga Ram hospital. Moreover, the court rejected the police report and directed the police personnel to submit a detailed report of their performance in relation to the...

LAHORE, Aug 07 (NNI): Minister for Excise & Taxation and Finance, Mujtaba Shuja ur Rehman has said that paramedics and nurses play vital role in provision of the healthcare facilities to the patients therefore, they are the backbone of our healthcare system. He said that government has created 3000 new posts of nurses and Rs. 1.43 billion has been allocated for this...

KARACHI (INP): A mother and her three daughters became the tragic fatalities of armed domestic violence here on Wednesday evening. “A maddened man, identified as Haji Abdul Wali shot dead his wife along with three of his daughters before killing himself with the same gun here in Boghra”, a levies official said. The ages of two deceased girls ranged from 4 to 6, while...

LAHORE (INP): A showdown looks imminent between the Punjab Government and PAT Chief , following the registration of FIR against Dr Tahirul Qadri and deployment...

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Thursday termed the statement of Indian Army Chief Dalbir Singh Suhag’s statement as irresponsible and against the realities of South Asia. On first day of assumption his office earlier this month, General Suhag issued a stern warning to Pakistan, saying if the neighboring nation “provokes” — like the beheading of an Indian soldier...

BUREWALA: Three dacoits were killed in an alleged police encounter at Multan road on Thursday. Police said three robbers were killed in exchange of fire while a police personnel sustained injuries. According to details, the encounter took place when the dacoits were fleeing after a daredevil robbery and police challenged them. Dacoits in Punjab are on the rise as groups...

TURBAT: Unidentified armed men ambushed a convoy of Frontier Constabulary in Turbat district of Balochistan killing at least two security men and injuring six others on Thursday. According to sources, unknown miscreants ambushed a security convoy of FC in Nasirabad area of Turbat killing two security men on the spot. Six others were injured in the attack. The paramilitary...

NEW DELHI: Pakistani authorities Thursday assured their Indian counterparts that an Indian soldier, who was captured in their territory after being swept away by a strong current of the Chenab river in Jammu and Kashmir, will be handed back today (Friday). The Indian media quoting BSF sources said a company commander level flag meeting was held in the Nikowal post area...

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