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    Pakistan Two Brothers Killed In Texas

  • At least 26 killed in shooting at Texas church: US media

    A black-clad gunman armed with an assault rifle opened fire on a small-town Texas church during Sunday morning services, killing 26 people and wounding 20 in the latest mass shooting to shock the United States...

    The gunman fired outside at the church before entering the building and continuing to spray bullets, said Freeman Martin, regional director of the Texas Department of Public Safety...

  • Nine killed in fight between bikers in Texas: reports

    TEXAS: Police in Waco, Texas, said, on Sunday that gunfire at a sports bar left a number of people dead and others injured while local media reported that nine people had been killed in a fight between biker gangs...

    The shootings took place at an eatery called Twin Peaks Sports Bar and Grill in a shopping area called the Central Texas Market Place area, the Waco Police Department said on its Facebook page...

  • Police raid home of gunman killed in Texas attack incident

    GARLAND: Police and FBI on Monday searched the Arizona apartment of one of two gunmen shot dead on Sunday after they allegedly opened fire with assault rifles outside a Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Mohammad (PBUH)...

    Police in Garland, Texas, said they had planned security for months around the controversial exhibit and contest, and that a bomb squad, the Federal Bureau of Investigation, a SWAT team and the U...

  • Tornado hits texas; one killed

    WASHINGTON: One person was killed and another seriously hurt on Saturday in a tornado that tore across Texas, US authorities said...

    The National Weather Service, which reported damaged homes in Eastland county, Texas, also issued tornado watches covering parts of Arkansas, Colorado, Kansas, Nebraska, Oklah­oma and Texas...

  • Parents of Sabika Sheikh, Pakistani teenager killed in Texas school shooting, sue shooter's parents

    The parents of Sabika Sheikh, a 17-year-old Pakistani exchange student who was killed in a Texas school shooting in May, are suing the parents of the shooter for negligently and irresponsibly storing their firearms...

    Sabika, a Karachi teenager whose family lives in the Gulshan-i-Iqbal area, was studying at Santa Fe High School in Texas on a US State Department scholarship under the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES)...

  • Several killed in Texas shooting, 3 in custody: officials

    A shooting at a shopping mall in the US state of Texas on Saturday caused up to 20 casualties, and three suspects were in custody, authorities said...

    It was not immediately known how many people were killed in the shooting in the city of El Paso but Olivia Zepeda, the mayor's chief of staff, was quoted by CNN as saying that “multiple people have been killed”...

  • Texas gunman had happy childhood in Pakistan but struggled in US

    ISLAMABAD: Nadir Soofi, a gunman shot dead after opening fire at a Texas exhibit of caricatures of the Prophet Muhammad (PBUH), was a popular schoolboy in Pakistan but struggled to adjust to the United States after moving there as a teen, friends said on Tuesday...

    The two gunmen were shot dead by a police officer before they could kill anyone...

  • Pakistan’s envoy meets Aafia at Texas prison

    WASHINGTON: Pakistan Con­sul General in Houston Aisha Farooqui has rejected rumours about Dr Aafia Siddiqui’s death as baseless and false, adding that she met Siddiqui on Wednesday at a US federal facility...

    The two-hour meeting took place at the Federal Medical Centre, Carswell, which is a US federal prison in Fort Worth, Texas, for female inmates of all security levels with special medical and mental health needs...

  • Two brothers killed in grenade explosion

    SUKKUR: Two brothers died when a grenade they found outside their house exploded in the Saifal Khan Kolachi village in Ghotki district on Friday morning...

    After their funeral prayers, both brothers were laid to rest in their native graveyard...

  • Two ‘dacoit’ brothers killed in ‘encounter’

    MULTAN: Khanewal police killed two brothers, who were alleged dacoits, in an encounter with their accomplices late on Sunday night...

    According to a police handout issued on Monday, both the brothers, identified as Afzal and Aslam Machhi, were involved in 21 cases, including those of killings and robberies...

  • Two brothers killed

    NOWSHERA: Two brothers were shot dead allegedly by their rivals over an old enmity in Amanpura area of Nizampur here on Wednesday...

    Local people took the wounded brothers to the district headquarters hospital, Nowshera, where they succumbed to their injuries before getting any treatment...

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