ISLAMABAD: Prime Minster Imran Khan on Tuesday ordered to conduct a forensic audit of Evacuee Trust Property Board (ETPB). He issued these directives during a briefing by Federal Minister for Religious Affairs Dr Noorul Haq Qadri in Islamabad on the working of the board. The prime minister expressed grave concern over the reports of wide scale administrative and financial irregularities in the board. He directed that all the matters relating to the ETPB would be presented before the next meeting of the cabinet.…
WASHINGTON: U.S.-led forces targeted Islamic State militants in Syria with nine air strikes from Sunday morning through Monday morning and conducted another nine strikes against the group in Iraq, the U.S. military said on Wednesday.
SYDNEY: Swimming Australia said Thursday it will conduct a full review of allegations of sexual misconduct between coaches, officials and swimmers going back over previous decades.
KARACHI: Rangers carried out a targeted operation in Quetta Town along Super Highway in wee hours of Sunday and arrested a member of a banned terrorist outfit and recovered a suicide jacket during a search operation, ARY News reported.
SRI LANKA: Pakistan off-spinner Saeed Ajmal has been reprimanded and warned for a Level 1 breach of the ICC Code of Conduct for Players and Player Support Personnel during the fourth day’s play in the second cricket Test against Sri Lanka at the Sinhalese Sports Club (SSC) on Sunday.
NEW YORK: Actor Shia LaBeouf, who starred in the "Transformer" movies and with Harrison Ford in "Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull" did not enter a plea on Friday after being charged with disorderly conduct and harassment. LaBeouf, 28, was arraigned on five charges in the tiny, packed courtroom at Manhattan's Midtown Community Court after being arrested on Thursday evening. He was charged with two counts of disorderly conduct, one count of trespass, one count of criminal trespass and harassment in the…