KARACHI: Pakistan Rangers Sindh have arrested a man pretending to be an army officer from Mubina Town area in Karachi on Sunday. The pseudo army officer was wanted in several criminal incidents. A spokesperson of Rangers said eight criminals were rounded up during operations in different areas of Karachi. He said the arrested criminals were involved in robbery, street crimes and drug smuggling. Weapons, looted items and drugs were also recovered from their possession. The paramilitary force arrested two street…
PALWAL, India: A former army officer beat six people to death with an iron rod Tuesday in a street killing spree that sparked panic in an Indian city, police said. Naresh Dhankar, 45, began his two-hour murder rampage in a hospital in Palwal, in Haryana state, then walked outside picking victims at random, police said. His first killing of a woman waiting for a relative in the hospital was caught on security cameras. As police took the body of the woman to the morgue word came through of the other killings and a…
ISLAMABAD: Retired army officer, Col Abdul Jabbar Bhatti , has become the fourth Pakistani to scale Mount Everest on Sunday. Pakistani mountaineers Nazir Sabir, Hasan Sadpara and Samina Baig have earlier conquered the world’s highest mountain before Bhatti. Col (retd) Bhatti has already received the Pride of Performance and the Tamgha-e-Basalat medals from the Government of Pakistan. Before attempting to conquer Everest, he successfully scaled the 8,051-metre Broad Peak in 1985, the 8,035-metre Gasherbrum II in 1986…
PESHAWAR: Major Ali Jawad Changezi, who got injured at Torkham border in Afghan security forces unprovoked firing yesterday and later embraced martyrdom at CMH Peshawar, was on Tuesday laid to rest in Quetta, ARY News reported.
PATHANKOT: Security forces battled into Sunday evening to secure an air base near the border with Pakistan, a day after a militant attack that has killed seven military personnel and wounded another 20.
PESHAWAR: Two separate bomb attacks killed three people and wounded two others, including a senior Pakistani army officer, in a restive tribal region near the Afghan border, officials said on Tuesday.