Author Archives: Sonia Qadir

Karachi violence claims six lives

Four persons fell prey in firing and violent incidents, while two persons were killed in encounter during police operation on Monday here, local media reported. Police said that one tortured body was

Three labourers killed in Nasirabad ambush

Unknown armed men shot and killed three labourers and injured four others in Tehsil Tambo of Balochistan’s Nasirabad district early Monday. Station House Officer PS Khan Kot Abid Ali Bangulzai told APP

Earthquake shakes Northern areas

An earthquake registering 4.1 on the richter scale struck Chitral, Swat, Dir, and its adjoining areas on Saturday morning. Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) said that the epicenter of the earthquake was 43

Former AGP Ashtar Ausaf vehicle attacked

Gunmen opened fire on the vehicle of the former advocate general of Punjab, Ashtar Ausaf on Saturday, local media reported. The incident, which targeted Ausaf’s squad, occurred in Lahore’s Garden Town area.

Syria rebels seize key Deraa army post

Syrian rebels have captured a major army post in the southern city of Deraa after nearly two weeks of intense fighting, activists said. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights, which has

Three dead bodies recovered in Quetta

Police recovered three dead bodies in Quetta, the capital of Balochistan on Saturday morning. Police sources told local media that dead bodies were found in Satellite Town graveyard area of Quetta. All

Deadly violence erupts at Egypt rallies

Thousands of supporters of Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi have gathered here as political violence continued to worsen across the country, with at least two people killed in the northern city of Alexandria.