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  • Police lay siege to Mirza Farmhouse, withdraw amid street protests

    The 300-strong police contingent and commandos laid a siege to the Mirza Farmhouse at Maurjhar, near Badin city, but remained confined to their mobile vans and armoured personnel carriers for several hours sending messages to the armed guards they did not intend to arrest Dr Mirza...

    They said the suspects were hiding in Mirza Farmhouse to escape arrest...

  • Fehmida lashes out at CM over farmhouse siege, ‘fake’ FIRs

    BADIN: Pakistan Peoples Party MNA Dr Fehmida Mirza, who travelled from Karachi to her family’s besieged farmhouse late on Tuesday night, held a second press conference within 24 hours on Wednesday afternoon to express her resentment over “constant violations of court orders” regarding provision of security to her and her husband Dr Zulfikar Mirza...

    She told the crowded press conference at Maurjhar, a couple of kilometres from...

  • ‘Remote-controlled blast’ at farmhouse damages room

    DERA GHAZI KHAN: Suspected terrorists blew up the roof of a one-room farmhouse belonging to a relative of the Balochistan home minister in Dolli, Rujhan tehsil, in Rajanpur district...

    Sources told Dawn that the farmhouse belonged to Shah Murad Masoori Bugti, a relative of Sarfraz Bugti, located in Border Military Police precincts, 150km from here...

  • Two university students die under mysterious circumstances at farmhouse

    Two university students died under mysterious circumstances at a farmhouse in the Gulshan-e-Maymar locality of Karachi...

    Johar Husain, 24, a student of Shaheed Zulfikar Ali Bhutto Institute of Science and Technology (SZABIST), and Abdul Rehman, 20, were found foaming from their mouths in their room at the farmhouse on Sunday morning, the Gulshan-e-Maymar Station House Officer (SHO) Fasih-uz-Zaman said...

  • Five sent to jail for trespassing on minister Azam Swati's farmhouse

    ISLAMABAD: Five people, including two women, were arrested on the charge of trespassing on the farmhouse of Minister for Science and Technology Senator Azam Swati and beating his guards...

    The police said that on Oct 26 animals of people from Bajaur, who have established slums on government land by encroaching it, damaged Mr Swati’s farmhouse...

  • Family arrested for trespassing on Azam Swati’s farmhouse freed

    ISLAMABAD: The family that was arrested for trespassing on Minister for Science and Technology Azam Khan Swati’s farmhouse was released on Tuesday after a day’s detention in Adiala jail...

    He said the sit-in will be staged outside the minister’s farmhouse and that notable and elders of the Bajaur Agency will hold a jirga on Wednesday to devise a strategy...

  • Apex committee decides to continue Karachi operation: Sharjeel Memon

    KARACHI: Sindh Information Minister Sharjeel Memon on Sunday said the provincial apex committee had agreed on continuing the operation against criminal elements in Karachi...

    Talking to media personnel after conclusion of the apex committee meeting, Memon said the operation had significantly checked crime in the metropolis, adding that there was still a lot to achieve...

  • Police to grill two Safoora Goth bus carnage suspects

    KARACHI: An antiterrorism court allowed on Friday the police to get the custody of two suspects from prison for questioning in the Safoora Goth bus carnage case...

    Tahir Hussain Minhas, aka Sain; Saad Aziz, alias, Tin Tin, alias John and Asad-ur-Rehman, aka Malik, have already been booked for allegedly killing 47 people of the Shia Ismaili community, including women in an armed attack on their bus near Safoora Goth on May 13...

  • Safoorah Goth tragedy

    AS reported in the media, four persons belonging to an unknown militant group have been arrested, including the mastermind involved in the Safoorah Goth bus carnage...

  • Safoora Goth massacre masterminds arrested: Qaim

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Tuesday said security authorities had apprehended masterminds of the Safoora Goth massacre, in which 45 people of the Ismaili community lost their lives...

    While talking to mediapersons in Nawabshah, the Sindh chief minister said the four alleged militants, who admitted to planning the bus attack, had been arrested from Karachi...

  • Qaim announces arrest of killers behind Safoora Goth, Sabeen's murder

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Wednesday announced the arrest of terror suspects who had allegedly carried out the Safoora Goth massacre and the killing of T2F Director Sabeen Mahmud, DawnNews reported...

    This revelation comes just a day after the chief minister announced the arrest of masterminds behind the Safoora Goth tragedy in Karachi...

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