Mirza Mohammad Ahmed, an independent candidate for NA-103 and PP-103, allegedly committed suicide over facing opposition from his two sons, their wives and grandsons to his campaign. Following the candidate’s death, the returning officers concerned immediately stopped election proceedings related … Continue reading
Imran Khan has said marriage to Reham Khan was biggest mistake of his life, talking in rather less glowing terms about his second wife. “Normally I don’t say anything about Reham, but I will say this: I’ve made some mistakes … Continue reading
The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) declared on Saturday former president Asif Ali Zardari and his sister Faryal Talpur absconders in relation to the money laundering case. A two-member bench headed by Chief Justice of Pakistan Justice Saqib Nisar had taken … Continue reading
A special court in Rawalpindi handed life-term to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) leader Hanif Abbasi in a narcotics smuggling case on Saturday. The court acquitted seven others, giving them the benefit of doubt. Hanif Abbasi, who was PML-N’s candidate in … Continue reading
The incident is the latest in a string of ***ual attack cases reported from across the country where nearly 110 rapes are reported every day, according to official figures.
In a complaint to the police, the 22-year-old woman said she was promised a job at the guesthouse in the northern state of Haryana by a person known to her.
But she was instead held captive, drugged and raped by various men over four days, senior police officer Rajendar Kumar Meena told AFP, citing the written complaint of the victim.
Three junior police officials “have been suspended for negligence and not informing senior officers about the sensitive matter”, Meena added.
***ual violence is rife in India, with 110,333 rape cases reported in the country between 2014 and 2016.
The country’s dire record on ***ual violence has been in the global spotlight since the 2012 gang-rape and murder of a woman on a New Delhi bus sparked angry protests.
The incident led to tougher sentences and reforms in the country’s rape laws but ***ual crime against women, as well as against minors, remains rampant.
Indian police arrested 17 men this week for allegedly raping an 11-year-old girl over several weeks in southern city of Chennai.
A man was stabbed to death in the Sindh capital city on Friday, allegedly by his brother for having sexual relations with his sister-in-law. In what appears to be a case of ‘honour killing’, Ittehad Town police suspect that 24-year-old … Continue reading
Adiala jail authorities have limited the movement of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif after some prisoners started chanting slogans against him as he was out for a stroll in the courtyard of his barrack early in the morning. Sharif will … Continue reading
Adiala Jail administration has transferred an official for hugging incarcerated former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, local media reported. The head warden, whose name has not be disclosed, was deployed at the barrack of the former premier and he was reportedly … Continue reading
Pakistan’s tallest woman, Zainab Bibi has passed away after the prolonged illness. Zainab was suffering from diabetes and high blood pressure. Zainab, 46, was admitted to Allied Hospital in Punjab’s city Faisalabad. She was suffering from diabetes and osteoporosis. She … Continue reading
Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is using the internet facility in Adiala jail but the way he has availed it is more surprising, a senior journalist has come up with stunning claims. Shaheen Sehbai on his Twitter handle claimed that … Continue reading