KARACHI: Director-General Rangers Maj-Gen. Bilal Akber has denied issuing any alert instructing people to keep their children indoors to keep them safe from kidnappers.
TOKYO: A false warning of a megaquake about to strike Tokyo was issued by Japan’s weather agency and quickly cancelled on Monday, but not before terrifying users of a smartphone app who received it.
BRUSSELS: A man with a fake suicide belt was arrested after a bomb scare at a shopping centre triggered a major anti-terror operation in central Brussels on Tuesday, federal prosecutors said.
KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers Sindh on Saturday introduced a software aimed at ensuring security of educational institutes in Karachi against terrorism, ARY News reported.
BRUSSELS: Belgium put the capital Brussels on maximum security alert on Saturday, shutting the metro and warning people to avoid crowds because of a “serious and imminent” threat of coordinated, multiple attacks by militants.
WASHINGTON: A US Army base went on alert after a soldier dressed for Halloween as a suicide bomber with a simulated explosives vest tried to get onto the compound.
ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Metrological Department has predicted that severe weather system is likely to persist in GB and Chitral, having potential to produce Glacial Lake Outbrust Flood (GLOF), particularly in PMD’s pilot GLOF sites Bagrot, Bindogol and Golain valleys.
LAHORE: Following rise of water level in rivers, an alert has been issued in several areas, while in Sukkur holidays of officials of the Irrigation Department have also been cancelled, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) Sunday warned of a possible cyclone in the next 24 to 48 hours which is currently intensifying some 1000km off Karachi coast, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: Pakistan Meteorological Department on Thursday warned of a possibility of cyclone in next couple of days referring to a cyclonic circulation in the Arabian Sea, ARY News reported.