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Police arrest facilitator of key suspect in medical student murder case

PESHAWAR: Police have nabbed an alleged facilitator of the key suspect in the murder of a medical student in Kohat. Kohat police have arrested Shahzeb, who allegedly helped Mujahid Afridi, the suspected killer, flee to Saudi Arabia. Police sources said Shahzeb also carried out reconnaissance of the victim Asma Rani. Asma Rani a third year student at Ayub Medical College was shot dead after she rejected a marriage proposal of the accused. She was returning home in a rickshaw with her sister-in-law when suspect…

Co-accused in Asma Rani murder case sent to one-day police remand

PESHAWAR: The co-accused in murder case of medical student Asma Rani has been handed over to police for a one-day remand, ARY News reported on Friday.  Saddiq Afridi, the brother of the prime accused, was earlier arrested by police for his involvement in the murder of Asma Rani. However, Mujahid Afridi – the prime accused – is still at large. Earlier, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) had dispatched a letter to Interpol Riyadh (Saudi Arabia) to locate and extradite Mujahid. Asma Rani, a third year student at…

Indian medical student Manushi Chhillar crowned Miss World 2017

MUMBAI: An Indian medical student was crowned Miss World at a glitzy event in a Chinese resort on Saturday, making her country the joint-most successful in the beauty pageant's history. Manushi Chhillar is the sixth Indian winner of the long-running contest, following in the footsteps of Bollywood actresses Priyanka Chopra and Aishwarya Rai. Her win brings India level with Venezuela as the countries with most victories in the history of the pageant, now in its 67th edition. Congratulations @ManushiChhillar!…

Woman arrested in Lahore identified as missing Noreen Leghari

LAHORE: A woman who was arrested during a joint operation by Counter Terrorism Department (CTD) and intelligence agencies on Saturday in Lahore has been identified as Noreen Jabbar Laghari, a teenage medical student from Jamshoro who had gone missing in February,  Security officials found the college card and National Identity Card of her father from a hideout which was raided by security forces. Her father received a phone call, and her brother has confirmed that missing girl is actually Noreen. Noreen had reportedly…

Meera becomes ambassador of anti-polio campaign

KARACHI: Actress Meera has become a brand ambassador for anti-polio campaign in the country and has vowed to rid the country from the virus, ARY News reports. Meera appealed the mothers and sisters of the country to help her immunize children from polio. She confessed that she is a medical student as well and is taking classes in the United States. The actress stressed on the importance of education as well.