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Bodies of two minors who drowned at Gadani beach recovered

KARACHI: The bodies of two more members of a family that drowned at Gadani beach while picnicking were recovered on Saturday morning, according to rescue sources. A day earlier, at least six members of a family were swept away by strong waves at Gadani beach. The people who drowned at the famous beach hailed from Lyari’s Kachhi Para neighbourhood. The bodies of four women who died of drowning while picnicking at the beach were retrieved a day earlier, while search to find the rest had to be halted after the sun went…

Women among six drown at Gadani beach

KARACHI: At least six people, women among them, drowned while merrymaking at Gadani beach during a picnic on Friday, ARY News reported.  According to rescue and police sources, the bodies of four women who died of drowning while picnicking at the beach have been retrieved while search to find the rest is underway. The people who drowned at the famous beach belonged to the same family hailing from Lyari’s Kachhi Para neighbourhood. The family had arrived at Gadani beach for a picnic. The identities of the deceased…

Children drown as Rohingya boats sink off Bangladesh

DHAKA: At least five children drowned when boats carrying Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar sank early on Wednesday, Bangladesh border guards said. Authorities told AFP THAT three to four boats had sunk at the mouth of the Naf river, which divides Bangladesh and Myanmar's violence-wracked Rakhine state, raising fears there could be many more casualties. Scores of people have already been killed attempting to cross the Naf border river since a fresh upsurge in violence in Rakhine on August 25, many using…

Robot security guard ‘commits suicide’ in public fountain

WASHINGTON: A robot security guard met a tragic end when it drowned itself at a fountain of a shopping mall in Washington D.C. The Knightscope security robot was patrolling the Georgetown Waterfront shopping complex in Washington D.C. on Monday when it apparently drove itself into the pond. "Our D.C. office building got a security robot. It drowned itself," one Twitter user ‏ wrote. "We were promised flying cars, instead we got suicidal robots." The company markets the security robot as better than real…

Army jeep plunges into river near LoC, four martyred

RAWALPINDI: Four Army personnel aboard a vehicle fell into Neelum River on Sunday as a result of Indian forces’ unprovoked firing, ARY News reported. The media wing of Armed forces, the Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR), said the Army men were travelling through Neelam Valley in a jeep along the river near the Line of Control. Read More: Pakistan lodges strong protest with Indian HC over LoC firing The ISPR said one body was recovered while rescue operation for the other three was underway. The media wing added…