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  • Arms smuggling bid foiled in Nowshera

    NOWSHERA: Police here on Friday foiled a smuggling attempt and recovered a big cache of arms and ammunition from a pick-up van at Bara Banda railway track...

    PASSING OUT PARADE: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf MPA Qurban Ali Khan said on Friday that the School of Explosives Handling would play a significant role in promotion of peace in the province...

  • PHC sets aside convictions in arms smuggling case

    PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court on Wednesday set aside the conviction of three people by an anti-terrorism court in an arms smuggling case and ordered their fresh trial by a regular court...

    They insisted the arms seized were being smuggled to Punjab for terrorism...

  • Israeli court charges French citizen with arms smuggling

    BEERSHEBA: A French consulate worker was charged in an Israeli court Monday with arms smuggling following his arrest on accusations he used an official car to transport dozens of guns from the Gaza Strip to the occupied West Bank...

    The arrested French citizen and several Palestinian suspects are accused of belonging to a gun-running network that eventually sold the weapons to arms dealers, Israel’s Shin Bet domestic security agency...

  • Smuggling ring from Pakistan to US exposed in court

    WASHINGTON: A human smuggling ring that helped people from Pakistan and Afghanistan illegally enter the United States by way of Brazil and Latin America was publicly revealed as the ring’s Brasilia contact pleaded guilty in federal court in Washington on Wednesday...

    Sharafat Ali Khan, 32, who US authorities said is a Pakistani national and permanent resident of Brazil, pleaded guilty to serving as a facilitator for dozens of people...

  • 8 jailed in Britain for smuggling heroin from Pakistan

    A Birmingham drugs gang who conspired to smuggle up to £19 million of heroin into the UK from Pakistan have been jailed for more than 130 years, Birmingham Mail reported on Friday...

    “The prosecution case demonstrated how the operation involved the use of bogus companies, false documents, unregistered mobile phones and trips to Pakistan...

  • British court rejects Indian attempt to strike out Pakistan’s claim to Hyderabad Fund

    ISLAMABAD: The British High Court of Justice on Tuesday rejected India’s attempt to strike out Pakistan’s claim to the Hyderabad Fund in a judgment the Foreign Office said is a “clear vindication of Pakistan’s stance”...

    is a clear vindication of Pakistan’s principled stance, and the effective legal strategy being pursued by the new legal team,” Foreign Office Spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said in a statement...

  • Rising Pakistan children festival held in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A large number of students of public and private schools were enthralled by daylong activities in a programme titled ‘Rising Pakistan Children Festival’ held at Mehran Arts Council Latifabad here on Saturday...

    The programme was organised by Bazm-i-Sathi Hyderabad and sponsored by the Al-Khidmat Foundation Orphan Care Programme...

  • The night my family miraculously escaped Hyderabad Deccan for Pakistan

    How aware were the powers that be that communities, families, friendships would be ripped apart?Desperate times lead to desperate measures, but the horrific chaos leading up to Indian independence, the partition of India and the birth of Pakistan defies belief...

    My mother’s family lived in Hyderabad Deccan in a beautiful house commissioned by my nana abba, Syed Taqquidin, then the Finance Secretary to the Nizam of Hyderabad...

  • London authorities detain five PIA crew over smuggling, money laundering

    LONDON: United Kingdom's customs authority on Monday detained five Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) crewmembers from a London-Karachi flight on charges of smuggling and money laundering...

    Accusations of smuggling are not new for PIA crew, which has on numerous occasions faced probes from domestic as well as international authorities for violating regulatory procedures...

  • Timber smuggling bid through oil tanker foiled in Shangla

    SHANGLA: The forest department in Shangla has foiled a bid to smuggling a big quantity of cedar wood from northern parts to Peshawar through an oil tanker and arrested an accused...

    Divisional Forest Officer, Shangla, Amjad Ali told reporters here on Friday that on special directives the staff of Karora forest checkpost foiled an attempt of precious timber smuggling through an oil tanker...

  • Low conviction rate cited as reason for human smuggling

    GUJRAT: Abysmally low conviction rate in human smuggling cases and strong urge among the youth in the Gujranwala region comprising six districts to move to ‘greener pastures’ are the major reasons for thriving illegal trade...

    According to sources in the Federal Investigation Agency, which is responsible for checking the menace, there is no human smuggling convict in four jails of the region for the last several months...

  • Human smuggling suspect arrested in Quetta

    QUETTA: FIA personnel arrested here on Sunday a member of a gang of human smugglers allegedly involved in sending people illegally to Iran through infrequent routes...

    Official sources said an FIA team from Lahore reached Quetta and arrested the alleged human smuggler identified as Mohammad Sadiq during a raid
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