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Several civic issues surface after rain lashes Karachi for second day

KARACHI: Several civic issues have surfaced after rain continued to lash Karachi for the second day on Thursday, ARY News reported. Water has accumulated on...

Saudi women get jail, lashes for WhatsApp conversation

RIYADH: A Saudi court has sentenced two women to 20 lashes each after they apparently chatted in a bad language on Whatsapp. The women who...

Saudi prince gets lashes in court-ordered punishment

RIYADH: A Saudi prince was flogged following a court ruling that also included a prison sentence for breaking the law. The lashing was carried out...

Trump lashes out again against ‘hater’ judge

WASHINGTON: Donald Trump on Friday again lambasted the judge handling a pair of lawsuits over his defunct online university, insisting that the jurist's Mexican heritage makes him biased.

Students including females receive 99 lashes in Iran for partying

TEHRAN: More than 30 students who partied at a graduation ceremony in northern Iran have received 99 lashes each for violating the Islamic republic's morality code, a news agency reported.

Saudis reject Canada’s criticism of blogger lashes

MONTREAL: Saudi Arabia on Wednesday told Canada and its province of Quebec to stop criticizing the kingdom's flogging of blogger Raef Badawi, who was sentenced to 1,000 lashes for "insulting Islam."

Saudi blogger lashed in public for 'insulting Islam'

JEDDAH: Saudi blogger Raef Badawi was flogged in public Friday near a mosque in the Red Sea city of Jeddah, receiving 50 lashes for "insulting Islam", witnesses said.