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Britney Spears announces career hiatus to look after ailing father

Pop superstar Britney Spears announced Friday she is placing her career on hold indefinitely to take care of her sick father. "I will not be performing my new show Domination," she wrote in an emotional post on Twitter which featured a picture of herself as a young child alongside her parents. The 1990s and 2000s icon had been due to kick off a series of concerts at the MGM resort in Las Vegas in February as part of a new residency in the city. "I've been looking forward to this show and seeing all of you this year,…

Girl gang-raped after father fails to repay loan

MUZAFFARGARH: After a man failed to pay back the money he had borrowed, his daughter was made victim of gang rape in Muzaffargarh on Sunday, ARY News reported. The horrific felony was committed by three men at house of a policeman in tehsil Alipur, over the matter of just Rs4,000 loan.  The father of the 17-year-old girl has lodged an FIR with the police, adopting the stance that the culprits took his daughter to their home on gun point and forcibly raped her. Police said prime suspect in the incident Allah…

Sindh education minister terminates college clerk for humiliating female student’s father

KARACHI: Sindh Education Minister on Monday dismissed a clerk of a Matiari public college for demeaning treatment with the father of a female student seeking admission to the college, ARY News reported. This decision has been taken after a video of the father cringing at the feet of Janib Kerio, clerk at Tariqul Maula College, went viral on social media and came into notice of the minister.  The clerk was completely dismissive towards the father when he tried to ask him about the procedure to get admission to the…

SC issues order in case of girl seeking ‘Pakistan’ as her surname

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court on Thursday, while hearing a case of a teenage girl who sought emancipation from her father, directed the man to pay expenses he owed to his daughter. The girl, identified as Tatheer Fatima, had filed a petition and requested Chief Justice of Pakistan Saqib Nisar, to remove her father’s name from her birth certificate and all of her educational degrees and other documents. Tatheer wanted her last name removed and changed to 'Tatheer Fatima bint-e-Pakistan' instead. “The name of the man,…

Pakistani teenage girl seeks emancipation from father

ISLAMABAD: In a surprising move a teenage girl has filed a petition in the Supreme Court to seek emancipation from father i.e. removal of her father's name from her legal documents. The girl yet to be identified has filed a petition and has requested Justice Saqib Nisar, the chief justice of Pakistan, to "Please remove my father's name from my birth certificate and all of my educational degrees and other documents". The Justice Nisar-led three-judge bench of the apex court, was informed by the petitioner that she…

Arif Alvi’s father was dentist of first Indian PM Nehru

Newly-elected President Arif Alvi ’s father was dentist of first Indian Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru, according to biography of Mr. Alvi at Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) website. The PTI, in its brief biography of Dr. Alvi, states: “His father Dr. Habib ur Rehman Elahi Alvi who practiced dentistry in India migrated to Pakistan in 1947 and opened a dental practice in Saddar, Karachi.  Dr. Elahi Alvi was a dentist to Jawaharlal Nehru and the family has letters from Mr Nehru to Dr Alvi in their possession.” The…

Father salutes daughter police officer because ‘she is his senior in police force’

NEW DELHI: An amazing moment was witnessed by a number of cops when a man who has been serving in the police force for over three decades saluted his daughter who joined force just four years ago, but she is senior to her father. Deputy Commissioner of Police A.R. Umamaheswara Sarma feels proud to salute his senior officer Sindhu Sarma, who is Superintendent of Police of Jagtiyal district of Telangana, according to TOI. Sarma, who is retiring next year, is currently serving as DCP in Hyderabad while his daughter…