Pakistan News

    Amberpet Police Station Hyderabad House

  • Hyderabad to have another museum as culture dept gets possession of Mukhi House

    HYDERABAD: Mukhi House, built in 1920 by prominent figure of Hyderabad, Mukhi Jethanand, has been handed over to the Sindh government, which will convert it to Hyderabad Museum...

    Speaking to the media, she said that an amount of Rs25 million was being allocated for the repair, rehabilitation and renovation of the proposed museum now when the Mukhi House had formally been handed over to the department...

  • CJP agitated over police's inaction against PTI leader's vandalism at Kunri police station

    Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar reprimanded the Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Mirpur, for not having resolved the untoward incident at Kunri police station in which the police accused PTI activist Zaid Talpur, a feudal lord, of grabbing and thrashing an on-duty Station House Officer (SHO) Tasawwur Jatt...

    Jatt, speaking to local reporters, had alleged that PTI's local leader Zaid Talpur along with Hassan Talpur and...

  • Protesters surround Tehkal Police Station in Peshawar amid outcry over police brutality

    Protests erupted in Peshawar on Friday for a second consecutive day as citizens took to the streets against police brutality, days after a video surfaced on social media showing Khyber Pakhtunkhwa police abusing and stripping a man naked while filming the ordeal...

    A large number of protesters gathered outside Tehkal Police Station — where the incident took place — shouting slogans against officials and attacked the main gate by...

  • Rest house upgraded to circuit house

    GUJRAT: The district council rest house has been upgraded to the level of a circuit house and additional bedrooms and other infrastructure will now be built there for temporary stay of government officers and other functionaries...

    The rest house was established by the Gujrat district council around four decades ago and was under its control since then...

  • Avenfield House or ‘tax haven’ house?

    LONDON: The family of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is not the only resident of Avenfield House on London’s Park Lane who bought their properties through offshore companies incorporated in tax havens...

    According to the UK Land Registry record, the majority of flats in Avenfield House are owned by offshore companies incorporated in tax havens like Panama, the British Virgin Islands and Guernsey...

  • Attacks on police station in Sinai leaves 13 dead

    EL-ARISH: At least 13 people, mostly Egyptian policemen, were killed on Sunday in separate operations when militants attacked a police station in the provincial capital of Egypt’s northern Sinai, and detonated a roadside bomb against a passing armoured vehicle, officials said...

    In the largest of the day’s attacks, a suspected car bomber detonated his vehicle at the entrance of a large police station in el-Arish, the capital of North...

  • Ten die in attack on Indian police station

    GURDASPUR: Ten people including three civilians were killed on Monday when gunmen wearing army uniforms stormed a police station in northern India near the border with Pakistan, sparking a shootout lasting about 11 hours...

    Police said three attackers had been killed in the battle with security forces that began in the early hours of Monday and terrified local residents...

  • Okara seeks new police station

    OKARA: A senior Board of Revenue member has put up a proposal to the chief minister seeking the establishment of a police station in Deepalpur, District Police Officer Muhammad Faisal Rana told a press briefing on Saturday...

    He said Deepalpur sub-division needed a new police station as it was a troubled area...

  • At least 17 dead as suicide bombings hit Damascus police station

    The militant Islamic State (IS) group on Tuesday claimed a bomb attack at a police station in the Syrian capital Damascus a day earlier that killed at least 17 people...

    The Syrian interior ministry said on Monday that the attack involved two suicide bombers, one of whom managed to penetrate the police station and reach the first floor before his explosives detonated...

  • CIA to be made a police station

    ISLAMABAD: The Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) will be given the status of a police station and a summary has been sent to the chief commissioner’s office...

    Inspector General of Police (IGP) Tahir Alam Khan held a press conference at the Police Lines Headquarters on Tuesday and announced the decision...

  • Chinese police shoot man dead at railway station

    SHANGHAI: Chinese police shot dead a man at a railway station in the country’s north-eastern Heilongjiang province on Saturday, saying that he was threatening public security and assaulting police, the official Xinhua news agency reported...

    Public sensitivity to security at China’s railway stations has heightened following a series of incidents including a mass stabbing at a train station last March in the south-western city of...

  • Sandbags removed from outside police station

    PESHAWAR: As part of crackdown on encroachments in Peshawar, the district administration on Thursday removed sandbags from outside the Gulbahar police station and thus, reopening the adjacent service road...

    Peshawar deputy commissioner Riaz Khan Mehsud told Dawn that removal of sandbags outside the police station showed the government’s resolve to free the district from encroachments...

  • Constable spirited away from police station in Rangers ‘raid’

    KARACHI: In an unusual face-off between Rangers and police officials on Friday, paramilitary force personnel barged into the Mominabad police station of Orangi Town to arrest a suspect who turned out to be a policeman, leading to a heated debate, scuffles and firing inside the police station, officials and witnesses said...

    As Rangers officials arrested police constable Jan Muhammad and took him away, the police authorities criticised...

  • More
Back to top