Pakistan Railways, Karachi division has dismissed 13 officials over criminal negligence in the recent Tezgam tragedy which took 75 lives and left many injured in its wake
LOS ANGELES: Boo! A Madea Halloween" -- the latest installment in Tyler Perry's Madea comedy franchise -- beat out "Inferno" to top the North American box office for a second weekend, industry estimates showed Sunday. Lionsgate's "Boo!" -- in which Perry reprises his role as a tough-talking matriarch -- took in $16.7 million for a total of $52 million, box office tracker Exhibitor Relations said. "Inferno," the third installment of Sony's "Da Vinci Code" franchise, directed by Ron Howard, fizzled during its debut…
GHAZNI: At least 73 people were killed Sunday when two passenger buses and an oil tanker burst into flames in a head-on collision in eastern Afghanistan, health officials said, in one of the worst road accidents in the war-battered nation.
KARACHI: At least 59 people were killed in a bus-oil tanker collision at Super Highway near Karachi on Saturday night, ARY News reported.
The crush happened in a crowded square shortly before midnight as people packed the Bund area to welcome the New Year, according to a local government statement. The Bund, renowned for its pre-Chinese revolution architecture, is the former financial district of the country's commercial hub and now a popular tourist destination, packed with high-end restaurants and expensive boutiques. The cause of the accident was under investigation, the statement said, adding city government leaders had called for "every effort" to care…