MULTAN: The Punjab government on Thursday removed policemen from police service who tortured elderly couple in Multan a few days ago. Taking strict action against the policemen, a DSP, sub-inspector and ASI, Chief Minister Punjab Shehbaz…
KABUL: Afghanistan on Tuesday sacked 12 army officers including two generals for negligence over an insurgent attack on the country's largest military hospital, which pointed to a spectacular intelligence failure. Gunmen disguised as…
BAGHDAD: The Saudi-owned newspaper Asharq al-Awsat said on Monday it fired its Baghdad correspondent, a day after printing controversial accusations wrongly attributed to a UN spokesman. The report drew condemnation from Iraqi Prime…
DODOMA: Tanzania's president has sacked his home affairs minister after he turned up to parliament and answered questions while under the influence of alcohol, the presidency said late on Friday.
RIYADH: The king of Saudi Arabia has sacked the country's water and electricity minister, Abdullah al-Hussayen, amid public anger over price hikes, state media reported.
KARACHI: The administration of the Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) on Thursday dismissed 20 daily-wage workers from service along with issuing notices to more than 150 others, ARY News reported.
KARACHI: Sindh Minister for Local Government Jam Khan Shoro has claimed that drains in Karachi were being blocked on purpose and that this whole matter needed to be properly investigated, ARY News reported.
VATICAN CITY: The Vatican on Saturday dismissed a Polish priest from his Holy See job after he came out as gay and called for changes in Catholic teachings against homosexual activity on the eve of a major Church meeting on the family.
RIYADH: Saudi Arabia's King Salman sacked a senior aide on Tuesday, shortly after a video posted online appeared to show the official slapping a photojournalist, state media said.
CAIRO: An Egyptian disciplinary court ordered 41 judges into compulsory retirement on Saturday for supporting the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood, judicial sources said, the latest move in a sweeping crackdown on political dissent.