Tag Archives: Looted

Rs 5m looted from bank at gunpoint

Rs 5 million were stolen from a private bank in the Rizvia Society area on Tuesday, a private television channel reported. According to police, four armed men entered the private bank, took

Gold worth Rs 9m looted

In broad daylight robbery, two dacoits deprived a jeweller of gold worth Rs 9 million. According to details, Haroon Khan was on his way back to shop after conducting a laboratory test

Trade leader’s house looted

Four armed dacoits entered the house of the late secretary of Wazirabad Goldsmith Association Secretary Haji Rasheed in Allahabad. The dacoits took women and a small child hostage demanded the keys of

Egypt recovers some looted artefacts

CAIRO – Eyptian authorities said on Monday they had recovered a pharaonic heart scarab and a tiny statuette, two of several ancient treasures looted from the world-famous Egyptian Museum during the country’s uprising. “The search operation that is being carried out inside and outside the museum for the lost artefacts has succeeded in recovering some of them,” minister of state for antiquities Zahi Hawass said in a statement.
The museum’s director, Tarek al-Awadi, told AFP the