PARIS: A gendarme who was shot three times after voluntarily taking the place of a hostage during a supermarket siege in southwestern France on Friday has died, France announced on Saturday. Arnaud Beltrame, who once served in Iraq, had…
RAWALPINDI: An alleged drug addict suffering from a mental illness early Saturday morning held his family members hostage at gunpoint in Morgah area of the city, ARY News reported. Residents of the area called in the police to rescue the…
ISLAMABAD: Six crew members including a Russian captain of a helicopter of the Punjab government which made an emergency landing in Afghanistan have reportedly been recovered.
RAHIM YAR KHAN: Punjab and Sindh police have launched a joint operation in Katcha area close to Rahim Yar Khan to recover seven cops held hostage by bandits, ARY News reported.
PESHAWAR: Peshawar Police on Tuesday arrested a 'kidnapper girl' who used to lure boys on phone and hold them captive to extract money, ARY News reported.
LAHORE: The emir of Jamaat e Islami (JI) Siraj ul Haq on Sunday once again suggested Altaf Hussain to withdraw his candidate from the by-election in NA-246 Karachi, ARY News reported.
LAGOS: Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai on Monday criticised Nigerian and world leaders for not doing enough to help free 219 schoolgirls kidnapped a year ago by Boko Haram militants.
ISTANBUL: An Istanbul prosecutor died from his wounds after security forces stormed the office where members of a far-left Turkish group took him hostage on Tuesday, killing his two captors.