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Youth ray of hope for country, says CM Buzdar

LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar on Saturday said the government is working on a comprehensive programme to empower the youth as Pakistan is among the blessed countries whose 60 percent of the population comprises the youth. Talking to a delegation of the youth at the CM Office, he said new generation is blessed with wonderful capabilities and is determined to serve the nation. He said the future of ‘Naya Pakistan’ depends on the youth and unfortunately governments in the past have not invested in the…

Youth crushed to death in Pakpattan

PAKPATTAN: In a grisly incident, a young man was crushed in a machine to death in Pakpattan on Sunday. The 21-year-old, Rashid was tortured and crushed under rotavator, after he had a quarrel with suspect Iftekhar and his three accomplices.  Mother of the victim said the cruel people killed him so cold-bloodedly that she could not even get to see face of her son. She said he was cut into pieces. Requesting the chief justice of Pakistan for justice, the father said this was his only son and breadwinner, which he had…

Indian troops martyr eight youth in held Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Indian troops in their fresh act of state terrorism killed eight youth in Laroo area of Kulgam district in occupied Kashmir on Tuesday.  Three youth were killed during a cordon and search operation jointly launched by Indian Army’s 9 Rashtriya Rifle, Central Reserve Police Force and Special Operation Group in the district. The troops also destroyed a house during the operation. Three more youth who were injured in firing by Indian troops on protesters in Laroo area of Kulgam district succumbed at SMHS…

Gang of kidnappers using ‘Afghan sims’ busted in Karachi

KARACHI: Anti-Violent Crime Cell (AVCC) unit of Sindh Police on Wednesday claimed to have to solved the case of a youth named Raheel Amin who was kidnapped for ransom earlier this year on February 6. The AVCC has arrested three suspects named Roohullah, Mukhtar, and Naeem, said DIG Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) Amin Yousafzai while addressing a press conference. He said that ransom amount was recovered before it was being transferred to Afghanistan, while arms and a motor vehicle used in the criminal activity was…

Indian troops martyr five Kashmiris

SRINAGAR: Indian troops on Thursday martyred one more youth in Baramulla district, occupied Kashmir, raising the toll to five in less than past 24 hours. In fresh act of state terrorism, the troops killed the youth during a cordon and search operation in Rafiabad area. Four youth were killed by the troops in the same area on Wednesday evening. Another youth identified as, Arif Sofi, who was subjected to ruthless torture after being abducted by Indian agents in Kulgam, succumbed to injuries at a hospital in Srinagar.…

Two youth shot dead by police in Faisalabad

FAISALABAD: Violent protest erupted after two youngsters were killed in an alleged police shootout at the Millat Road in Faisalabad, ARY News reported. The son of a police constable and his friend were shot dead in a shootout after being mistaken for street criminals. There were identified as Arsalan and Usman and were matriculation students. Both were taken to the Allied Hospital but passed away soon afterwards. The family of the victims and college students protested at the Akbarabad roundabout over the incident,…

‘Missing’ youth recovered from actress Madiha Shah’s house

LAHORE: Punjab police on Wednesday claimed to have recovered a "missing" youth from actress Madiha Shah's house in Lahore, ARY News reported. According to ARY News correspondent, police recovered a 22-year-old youth named Ahmed from the actress' residence eight days after the youth's parents registered a missing complaint with the law enforcement agency. The youth told police that he was unemployed and went to the actress' house looking for job as he used to work for her as a driver in the past. The actress too…

Youth prime target of enemies in hybrid war, says army chief

RAWALPINDI: Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Monday said that nature and character of war had changed and youth now was prime target of our enemies in the hybrid war. "Pakistan is determined to root out extremism and terrorism for which youth has an important role to play," he said while addressing concluding ceremony of annual Internship Programme 2018 at Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) in Rawalpindi.  He advised the youth to stay determined and defeat all such threats to take…

Two youth martyred in occupied Kashmir

SRINAGAR: Indian troops on Friday martyred two more youth in Sopore district of occupied Kashmir, according to a report of Kashmir Media Service. The troops killed the youth during a cordon and search operation in the Drusoo area of Sopore. The operation was going on in the area when reports last came in. On the other hand, the occupation authorities have suspended mobile Internet services in Baramulla and Kupwara districts and ordered closure of educational institutions in the Sopore area. Meanwhile, complete…

FIA arrests youth for blackmailing girl in Lahore

LAHORE: Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) have arrested a youth accused of blackmailing a woman over cellphone, and sending her objectionable pictures and messages, ARY News reported. The youth, identified as Usman, is a resident of Gulshan-e-Ravi. He was arrested after the federal agency conducted a raid at a restaurant located on Jail Raid. The suspect is accused of blackmailing a woman named Zainab, and pretending he had objectionable videos and pictures of her. The women lodged the complaint with the…