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11 rape-slay incidents happened after Zainab’s murder: NA told

ISLAMABAD: A report of the Ministry of Human Rights on Monday apprised the National Assembly that at least 11 rape and slay incidents had taken place in the country after murder of minor girl Zainab, ARY News reported. The report presented by, Minister for Human Rights Shireen Mazari, further stated that about 5,312 women had been murdered in the last five years, out of them 1,548 cases were of honor killing. 45 instances of Wani were also reported, while 99 women were made victim of acid attack during these years. The…

Toronto police claim hijab-cutting attack on girl never happened

MONTREAL: An 11-year-old Toronto girl's claim that she was assaulted by a man who tried to cut off her hijab never happened, Toronto police claimed Monday. The police statement gave no indication as to what motivated Kwawlah Noman's claim on Friday, which drew national attention, including from Prime Minister Justin Trudeau. "After a detailed investigation, police have determined that the events described in the original news release did not happen," a police statement said. Read More: Canada schoolgirl attacked over…

Surveillance footage of drug-war operation in Manila raises doubts about police actions in anti-narcotics campaign

BARANGAY 19, Manila: The police report was clear. Anti-drug officers shot and injured three men in this poor district of the Philippine capital, then “rushed” them to hospital where they were pronounced dead on arrival. But security camera footage obtained by Reuters tells a different story of what happened just after midday on October 11 in Barangay (district) 19. It shows that police took at least 25 minutes to haul away the men they had shot. The victims show no signs of life; police are seen carrying them by their…