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If police had taken the first case seriously, 8 young girls would not have been raped, murdered: SC - The Express Tribune

A special bench presided by Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib Nisar is hearing of a suo motu notice pertaining to the eight-year-old rape and murder case in Kasur at the Supreme Court Registry in Lahore, Express News reported. During the hearing on ...

Naqeebullah was killed in 'fake encounter', had no militant tendencies: police inquiry finds - DAWN.com

The high-level inquiry committee also concluded in its initial report submitted to the Sindh police that the deceased 27-year-old man had no militant tendencies. During its two-day probe, which included a visit to the site of the alleged 'encounter ...

Sharif ridicules rivals at Haripur rally - The Express Tribune

HARIPUR: Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif on Saturday said the opposition politicians who gathered together in a protest rally in Lahore earlier this week had the one-point agenda of stopping Nawaz Sharif and his programme of development for the ...

Bilawal Bhutto criticises judges for 'playing politics' - Pakistan Today

KARACHI: Pakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto Zardari on Sunday criticised judges for playing politics instead of doing their jobs. In a tweet, he said that the judiciary needs reforms, giving an example of how the Law Reforms ...

With CPEC, Pakistan could play host to Chinese industries - The Express Tribune

KARACHI: Pakistan could see an industrialisation wave in the coming months through the addition of production and manufacturing units including mobile and laptop assembly plants from China, stated the central bank in its quarterly report on the state ...

Sialvi warns to shut Punjab if Sharia not imposed in seven days - DunyaNews Pakistan

LAHORE (Dunya News) – Cleric Pir Hameeduddin Sialvi has warned Government of Punjab on Saturday to impose sharia law within a period of seven days lest the religious groups would shut down the entire province. Sialvi, who is leading a sit-in protest of ...

HRCP condoles death of Munnu Bhai - The Nation

LAHORE: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) has been shocked and grieved at the passing on of Munnu Bhai: poet, dramatist, columnist par excellence and an ardent friend of the poor and the disadvantaged. His contribution to the democratic ...

Two men sentenced to 22 years in prison for raping a blind girl - The Express Tribune

Two men have been handed 22-year prison sentences by the Additional District and Session Court in Malir after they were found guilty of gang-rape of a blind, mentally challenged girl, Express News reported. Judge Shafi Muhammad Perzada also ordered the ...and more »

Afghan forces battle to regain control of Kabul hotel - Pakistan Today

KABUL: Afghan Special Forces moved through Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel floor by floor on Sunday fighting the surviving gunmen who attacked the hotel a day earlier, seizing hostages and staging an overnight siege. As day broke on Sunday, thick clouds ...

In a first, Pakistan to export white rice to Indonesia - The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: Two Pakistani firms have secured an order to export 65,000 tons of white rice (non-Basmati) to Indonesia, said the Ministry of Commerce on Saturday. This would be the first time Pakistan would be exporting white rice to Indonesia. The two ...