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  • Charge sheets filed against Farooq Sattar, Amir Khan, other leaders in sedition cases

    KARACHI: Police came up on Saturday with supplementary charge sheets before an antiterrorism court against Muttahida Qaumi Movement-Pakistan chief Dr Farooq Sattar and party leader Amir Khan in two cases pertaining to listening to the Aug 22 hate speech of the party founder and subsequent attacks on media houses...

    The supplementary charge sheets said that Dr Sattar, also present at the hunger strike camp, was seen clapping in...

  • Police file charge sheets against 16 'MQM workers'

    The charge sheets were submitted for illegal possession of weapons and explosive materials, and include Ubaid K-2, Faisal Mota, Nadir Shah, Amir Khan, Rasheed Ahmed, Abdul Qadir, Amboro Nabeel, Imtiaz Amir, Rizwan Tauseef, Noman Asif among others...

    Meanwhile, the court directed the Investigating Officer (IO) to submit charge sheets against the remaining 10 suspects...

  • Inmates in India use drugs, bed sheets to pull off daring escape

    Three inmates have made a daring escape from a high-security jail in eastern India using desserts laced with sedatives and bed sheets to abseil down the walls, a prison official said Monday...

    They then cut through the bars on their cell window and used bed sheets knotted into a length to descend the six-metre (20 feet) walls to the ground below...

  • Interim charge sheets filed against Rao Anwar, others

    KARACHI: Police submitted on Friday interim charge sheets against former Malir SSP Rao Anwar and others before the administrative judge of antiterrorism courts in a case of foisting weapons and explosives upon Naqeebullah Mehsud and three other victims...

    Investigating Officer SSP Dr Rizwan Ahmed filed separate interim charge sheets for the offence of illicit weapons and explosive substances respectively before the administrative...

  • Cotton rates firm up as crop size fears ruled out

    The sentiment was indu­ced by Pakistan Central Cotton Committee’s (PCCC) review which said that no major loss was suffered by the crop and production would be close to official estimates...

    The PCCC cotton review has set aside all fears and apprehensions that were afloat about the size of the crop in the light of heat wave, smog and fog impact, said Naseem Usman, chairman Karachi Cotton Brokers’ Forum...

  • US experts size up Cuba’s untapped oil wealth

    HAVANA: US experts were briefed by Cuban authorities for the first time Wednesday on technical details of a possible partnership to tap Cuba’s deep-sea oil wealth, in another sign of warming ties between the two nations...

    The United States and Cuba in December made a surprise announcement that they would end five decades of Cold War-era bad blood, and move toward normal relations
  • Filipino baker makes life-size cake of Pacquiao

    MANILA: Fans of boxer Manny Pacquiao have a new way of showing how much they love the boxing superstar — by eating him or a life-size replica cake at least...

    The 41-year-old said the biggest challenges were their lack of experience in making life-size statues and formal training in cake design...

  • Increase in size of pictorial warning on cigarettes delayed for two months

    ISLAMABAD: Minister for National Health Services (NHS) Saira Afzal Tarar on Thursday said the implementation of the decision to enhance the size of pictorial warning on cigarette packets had been delayed for two months...

    On February 11, Ms Tarar had announced that the size of the pictorial warning would be increased from the current 40 per cent to cover 85 per cent of the cigarette packets...

  • Jimmy Kimmel mocks Sean Spicer to his face about Trump inauguration crowd size

    But Kimmel was especially animated about one particular topic — Spicer’s debut in front of the White House press corps back in January, with his statements about Trump’s inauguration crowd size...

    Kimmel pointed out that inaugural crowd size and electoral victory are two very different things, and Spicer admitted many in the White House would have rather focused on other issues...

  • Pope risks joke about Trump’s size

    In one of the lighter moments of his meeting with the US president at the Vatican on Wednesday, Francis made an apparent allusion to Trump’s imposing physical size...

    Against that backdrop, Francis’s diplomatic advisers would no doubt have counselled the outspoken pontiff against any reference to Trump’s size, which came under considerable scrutiny during the US election campaign...

  • Why a consensus on e-commerce market size remains elusive

    KARACHI: Estimates about the size of Pakistan’s e-commerce industry have been many and varied, and there seems to be no ballpark number...

    Part of the reason why some people underestimate the size could be their lack of understanding of the concept of e-commerce, believes Adam Dawood, the managing director of online marketplace Kaymu...

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