Bol TV anchor Asad Kharal, who opened fire at police personnel, held them hostage sent to jail on judicial remand

LAHORE – Seasoned journalist and host of a private news channel program Asad Kharal has been sent to jail on judicial remand for attacking law enforcers in the provincial capital. Local media reported the accused was produced before a duty magistrate at Model Town Courts on the expiry of his physical remand term. During the hearing, a counsel for the

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US couple gender-reveal party torched 4pc of state, killed 1, charged with involuntary manslaughter

SACRAMENTO: A US couple, whose gender reveal party sparked a massive wildfire that charred more than four percent of the state besides the death of a firefighter, has been charged with involuntary manslaughter. Reports in international media quoting sources said the couple [Refugio Manuel Jimenez and Angela Renee Jimenez] was charged with staggering 30 crimes including involuntary manslaughter for frantically

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Shilpa Shetty’s husband arrested for ‘creating, publishing’ pornography

MUMBAI – Celebrated business tycoon and husband of Bollywood actor Shilpa Shetty’s, Raj Kundra has been arrested for allegedly creating and broadcasting pornographic films online. Kundra, 45, has been apprehended by the police in India’s financial capital for being a ‘key conspirator’ in the distressing incident – six years after he was banned over match-fixing charges. Reports in Indian media

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‘I’m nothing more than a failure’ – Civil Services aspirant, 25, ends life after failing CSS exam twice

LAHORE – In a depressing turn of events, a 25-year-old Civil Services aspirant girl allegedly committed suicide on Thursday after two failed attempts in the competitive exam. Reports in local media quoting police officials said the girl ended her life by hanging from a ceiling fan at her rented flat in the Punjab capital. A suicide note was also recovered

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Killer tried to make it look like the model was raped before she was killed: Police

LAHORE – Law enforcers in the provincial capital have handed over the body of a Nayab Nadeem, who was found dead at her residence in the DHA, to her heirs after an autopsy. Reports quoting police officials claimed that the 29-year-old model by profession, who was found in a naked state, was apparently not sexually assaulted. The suspect, after strangling

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State of emergency declared in Haiti as President assassinated at home

The 42nd president of Haiti Jovenel Moise was shot dead after a group of assailants opened fire at his residence in the states’ capital, acting Prime Minister Claude Joseph announced Wednesday (today). Interim PM, who called the incident “hateful, inhumane and barbaric act”, confirmed the death of Moise and added that his wife got also injured in the attack which

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History Sheeter: Woman Accusing Husband Of Rape Never Visited UK

LAHORE: In a dramatic volte-face, a sexual assault case filed by the United Kingdom returned woman turned out to be a dud as it emerged that Waleeha Arafat is a con woman besides having a banned substance addiction. Reports in local media quoting police officials cited that the complainant who alleged rape allegations against Lahore man turned out to be

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Court awards Death to Guard for Killing Bank Manager over Blasphemy Allegations

LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court awarded a death sentence on two counts along with imprisonment to a security guard for killing a bank manager on the charge of committing blasphemy. The security guard, Ahmed Nawaz, was posted as a security guard at the National Bank of Pakistan branch in Quaidabad tehsil of Khushab district of Punjab. The police report said, the

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Punjab IGP orders drug testing of all ranks under police reforms

LAHORE: Inspector General of Police Punjab Inam Ghani directed RPOs to conduct health profiling of officers and personnel to make the process of accountability more effective saying that any person taking drugs will not be part of the force in any capacity. Under the Prime Minister’s Police Reforms Vision, IGP directed the Internal Accountability Bureau to tighten the noose so

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CIA team detains Mufti Azizur Rehman, sons in Mianwali after 3-day manhunt

LAHORE: Cleric Mufti Azizur Rehman, who was earlier charged with sexually abusing a seminary student, has been arrested by a team of the Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) near Mianwali, a police spokesperson confirmed Sunday. Law enforcers also claimed to apprehend the two sons of the former JUI-F leader who are identified as Altafur Rehman and Atiqur Rehman, on charges of

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