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Three women kidnapped over marriage dispute

Three women kidnapped over marriage dispute

FAISALABAD – At least six people kidnapped three women when their proposal of marriage was rejected by the victim family of Jhumra Raod, Utility Store area. Rustam Ali reported to the police that his wife Safia Bibi, daughter Eman and sister Rajan Bibi were kidnapped by Liaqat, Ashiq Ali, Nausher, Ashraf, Jaffar and an unidentified accomplice.
He said the accused party was enraged over the rejection of their marriage proposal for his sister. The police, after registering a case

Car bomb kills three in Khyber

PESHAWAR – A bomb planted in a car exploded on Saturday killing three passengers and injuring two pedestrians in Khyber Agency, officials said. The bomb, which was on a timer, exploded in a moving car at Barqambarkhel village, they said.
“Three people were killed and two pedestrians were wounded when a time bomb planted in a car exploded,” Khyber’s top administrative official Shafirullah Khan told AFP.

Three doctors running entire Gulab Devi Hospital

LAHORE – The Gulab Devi Hospital is being run by 3 doctors in evening and night shifts and there are only 50 medical officers and 9 house officers to treat more than 1,800 to 2,000 patients around the clock, which is a sheer violation of regulations of the PMDC and a great injustice with patients.
Usually during night shifts in many wards, there is not even a single nurse. YDA Office Bearers including Dr Rana Sohail, Dr Salman Kazmi, Dr Aslam Rao, Dr Talha Sherwani and Dr Nazim

Case registered against three people for threatening NAB official

LAHORE – The Race Course Police on Tuesday registered a case against three people including Kamran Gulzar, Shamshad Gulzar and Azam Shamshad for abusing and threatening a National Accountability Bureau (NAB) investigation officer of dire consequences.
According to details, NAB Investigation Officer Nadeem Sajid, investigating embezzlements in the Lahore Mass Transit System Project arrested accused Danish Shamshad involved in the aforementioned project’s reference from

Three power transformers stolen

FAISALABAD – A group of thieves, posing as Faisalabad Electric Supply Company (FESCO) employees, stole three transformers from separate places. The transformers were stolen from Samanabad, Guttwala and Madina Town while FESCO has failed to trace the gang. An average transformer costs Rs 500,000 while the thieves are strealing them just to dismantle the unit and take out the copper wire from it.
The sources said the copper wire of each transformer was sold in scrap market for a

SC grants three more days to NLC DG to submit reply

ISLAMABAD – The Supreme Court on Thursday granted three more days to the National Logistics Cell (NLC) director general, two former directors general and 30 other senior officials to submit their replies over the issue of containers meant for supplies to ISAF and NATO in Afghanistan, which entered the Pakistani territory over the past four years in the name of the Afghan Transit Trade (ATT) and pilfered, causing a whopping loss of Rs 19 billion to Rs 37 billion to the national

Three injured as union activists and guards clash at UoE

LAHORE – Three University of Education (UoE) students were injured on Thursday when union activists and security guards clashed with each other. UoE faculty and students condemned the student union activists for attacking the varsity campus while security guards said that they had already informed the varsity administration that student activists will attack the campus.
Guards said that a number of protesters were not varsity students and protesting for their vested interests

Three cueists to represent Pakistan in Asian Snooker

KARACHI – Three cueists instead of two will be representing Pakistan in the 27th Asian Snooker Championship to be held in Indore (India) from April 23 to 30, Pakistan Billiards and Snooker Association (PBSA) announced on Wednesday.
“Muhammad Sajjad, who finished the runner-up in the last Asian event held in Thailand last year, will be an automatic selection,” PBSA President Alamgir Shaikh told reporters. “If Sajjad wins the nationals, then losing finalists will be second choice

Bodies of three alleged Lyari gangsters found

KARACHI – Three bodies with severe burn wounds were found at a house in Saeedabad on Saturday. Police said that the three men, two of them identified as Muhammad Ali Khaskheli and Abdul Hamid, were involved in the Lyari gang war.SP Akram Abro said that the police raided a house in Sajjan Goth and found the bodies.
They were shifted to the hospital and later to the morgue after legal formalities. The SP said that the victims were affiliated with Lyari’s Jingo group and it is

Shujaat says he will spill beans in three days

KARACHI – PML-Q leader Chaudhry Shujaat on Friday said he would tell the nation who is behind the targeted killings in Karachi after three days.
He said this while speaking at a ‘Meet the Press’ programme in the Karachi Press Club on the first day of his three-day visit to the metropolis.
Shujaat has arrived in Karachi along with PML-Q Secretary General Mushahid Hussain and would hold meetings in the next three days with different political parties, especially the MQM and

Three NATO vehicles torched in Qalat

QUETTA – Gunmen on Friday attacked vehicles carrying NATO supplies to Afghanistan, torching three of them and wounding two people in three incidents in Qalat, around 160 kilometres south of Quetta.
“Three men riding a motorcycle intercepted the three tankers, threw petrol and set them on fire,” local police official Lal Jan told the media. In the second incident, two men torched another NATO oil tanker in Mastung district, 40 kilometres south of Quetta, Jan added. No loss of life

Three women among four abducted in Pakpattan

PAKPATTAN – At least four people, including three women, were abducted from various areas in Pakpattan. Reportedly, Zahida Parven along with her daughter was present at a van stand when Ismail along with his three unidentified accomplices abducted her daughter and took her to an unknown place. In the second incident, some unknown people abducted a daughter of Niaz Ahmed from M-Block Arifwala. In the third incident, four people, including Salman abducted a sister of Muhammad Kashif

Three bodies found in separate areas

KARACHI – Three men were found dead in separate areas of the city on Wednesday.
Police found the bullet-riddled body of a man at Shaheed Ground, Malir within the limits of the Malir City police station.
The victim, identified as 29-year-old Zain-ul Abideen alias Naushad, was a resident of Sahib Dad Goth.
The police shifted his body to the Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre for legal formalities. The victim was wanted by the police in robbery and murder cases.

Five graves excavated, three bodies taken away

KASUR – Some unidentified thieves excavated five graves in Bullhey Shah Graveyard and took away three bodies. When some people went to the graveyard, they found the graves open and the dead bodies missing. According to eyewitnesses, the graves of women were also found excavated. Later, it was learnt that one grave was the mother of Amanat, a petrol pump owner, who was buried 15days ago.
The second grave was an aunt of policeman Munir Shah who was buried four days ago. The

Three years of PPP-led parliament

ISLAMABAD – As many as 39 bills and 10 ordinances were tabled in the national assembly by the Pakistan People’s Party-led coalition government during the third parliamentary year starting from March 2009 till December 31,2010 of which 22 bills were passed, 10 stood introduced, three deferred while four were not taken up.
Of the total 39 bills, 36 were tabled by the PPP ministers, two by a MQM minister while one was tabled by Environment Minister Hameedullah Jan Afridi, who was

Three more missing people’s bodies found in Balochistan

QUETTA – Three more bullet-riddled bodies of Baloch missing persons, including those of a senior leader of Baloch National Movement and Baloch Republican Party, were recovered from Ormara and Khuzdar districts of Balochistan on Monday.
Levies officials said following reports, a team reached the spot and found two dead bodies dumped along the coastal highway, around 23kms away from Orama town near Coast Guard Camp. They were identified as Naseer Kamalan, senior member of the

Three US soldiers killed in Iraq

BAGHDAD – Three American soldiers were killed and one wounded in separate incidents in central and northern Iraq on Saturday, the deadliest day for US forces here since July.
The deaths were a stark reminder that, despite Washington having declared combat operations over in August, its 50,000-odd troops still stationed here remain at risk. Saturday’s worst incident saw two soldiers killed and one wounded “while conducting operations in northern Iraq,” a statement said, without