Tag Archives: Shoots

IS sympathiser shoots at US policeman

A man claiming allegiance to the militant Islamic State (IS) group shot and seriously wounded a police officer in Philadelphia, opening fire multiple times at point blank range with a stolen weapon,

Constable shoots a man dead

A 21-year-old man was killed by a serving police constable over a minor issue near Atif Chowk in Sandha police premises on Monday. The deceased was identified as Nabeel Chauhadry, son of

As mercury shoots up, so do outages

Owing to prevailing hot, humid and muggy weather conditions coupled with unscheduled prolonged power outages, the lives of the residents of the twin cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi have become miserable. The

Man shoots sister in law over Rs 13,000

LAHORE – A man shot his sister in law dead over a monetary issue in the Sherankot Police precincts on Monday. The deceased was identified as 22-years-old Salma Bibi resident of Abu Bakar Street in Sherakot.
Police said that Salma Bibi contracted marriage with a resident of Shadbagh Area about two years ago but soon after marriage, difference between Salma and her husband arose over which she filed a case for divorce in the concerned court with the help of her brother in law

Lahore cop shoots two robbers dead

LAHORE – Two robbers were shot dead by a 50-year-old constable in an alleged encounter in the Baghbanpura Police precincts on Thursday. According to the police, two robbers carried out a robbery bid in a house one Naveed resident of Rasheedpura located in Harbanspura Police precincts. The police said that the two robbers looted valuables including gold ornaments, cash and mobile phones worth thousands of rupees on gun point and later tried to escape but locals of the area chased them

Yemeni army shoots dead 4 protesters

SANAA – Yemeni soldiers killed four protesters and wounded seven others on Friday when they opened fire on an anti-regime rally in the northern province of Amran, officials and Shia rebels said. The shooting, which came a day after the opposition and clerics offered embattled President Ali Abdullah Saleh a smooth exit from power, took place in the village of Semla, 170 kilometres from the capital Sanaa. “Two protesters were killed and nine others were wounded when soldiers opened fire

Businessman shoots partner over a loss

LAHORE – A man was gunned down over a monetary dispute in Ghaziabad on Sunday.
The deceased, Khalil Ahmad (30), was a Ghaziabad resident and had some monetary dispute with his business partner, who had born a business loss. Khalil’s partner Akram was demanding his invested money back despite a loss.
Yesterday, Khalil was standing outside his home when Akram approached him and demanded money upon which a scuffle started, which ended with Akram shooting Khalil, who was rushed