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  • Customs powers of paramilitary forces extended for a year

    ISLAMABAD: The Federal Board of Revenue has extended for another year the powers of acting against smugglers to paramilitary forces given to them in 2010 and extended each year...

    The paramilitary forces shall not check the baggage of a bona fide passenger and goods cleared in a customs area...

  • Maoist rebels kill 24 paramilitary commandos in central India

    Suspected Maoist rebels killed 24 paramilitary commandos and wounded six on Monday in a remote part of central India in one of the deadliest attacks of a long-running internal conflict...

    Another police officer, Sunil Tiwari, told AFP that Indian security forces were looking for “some CRPF soldiers who are missing”, adding that the rebels snatched weapons during the ambush...

  • Maoist rebels kill 24 paramilitary commandos in Chhattisgarh

    RAIPUR: Suspected Maoist rebels killed 24 paramilitary commandos and wounded six on Monday in a remote part of central India in one of the deadliest attacks of a long-running internal conflict...

    Another police officer, Sunil Tiwari, said that Indian security forces were looking for “some CRPF jawans who are missing”, adding that the rebels snatched weapons during the ambush...

  • Iraq’s Iran-backed paramilitary force advances towards Syria border

    BAGHDAD: Iraq’s Iran-backed Shia paramilitary force said on Sunday it had dislodged the militant Islamic State group from a number of villages west of Mosul, scoring further progress towards the border with Syria...

    The villages taken by the Popular Mobilisation paramilitary force include Kojo, where IS fighters abducted hundreds of Yazidi women in 2014, including Nadia Murad and Lamiya Aji Bashar, recipients of the European...

  • Paramilitary policing

    The Central Armed Police Forces, the paramilitary in India, are headed by police officers...

    In Pakistan, the paramilitary, other than the Frontier Constabulary, is headed and supervised by army officers...

  • Paramilitary force sees conspiracy behind ‘unknown Rangers’ ad

    According to the spokesperson for the paramilitary force, “Under a strategy, Rangers’ ‘superb performance’ was being degraded before the eyes of the masses [through the ad] whose purpose was to undermine the Karachi operation...

    The paramilitary force also warned that they reserved a right to take a legal course against such baseless propaganda, as the ad related to “the recovery of some missing persons issued by a local police...

  • Paramilitary force’s stay in Sindh extended for a year

    KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah extended on Friday the deployment of Pakistan Rangers in the province for another year to help the police and civil administration in the maintenance of law and order...

    The chief minister approved a summary moved by Home Secretary Mukhtiar Ahmed Soomro through the chief secretary under Article 147 of the Constitution
  • PPP, Rangers stick to their guns as paramilitary force cordons off home minister’s house in Larkana

    KARACHI: Relations between the Pakistan Peoples Party and Pakistan Rangers, which suffered a serious blow over the Asad Kharal affair, plummeted further on Friday when the paramilitary force cordoned off the provincial home minister’s residence in Larkana after the Rangers chief’s assertion that the force could go after criminals anywhere under the defined laws...

    Though eyewitnesses said the paramilitary troops did not make any move...

  • US slaps sanctions against key Iranian paramilitary force

    WASHINGTON: The US Treasury Department on Tuesday slapped sanctions on an Iranian paramilitary group along with a network of businesses that were providing it financing, as part of Washington’s campaign of maximum economic pressure against Tehran...

    The Basij, a paramilitary force formed soon after the 1979 revolution, is one of the Iranian regime’s primary enforcers of internal security with branches in every province and city of...

  • Sectarian tension in Hyderabad localities subsides

    HYDERABAD: Residents of Gujrati Para, Gulshan-i-Hamid and some other localities held a protest demonstration after Juma prayers against some statements made by the prayer leader of the Jama Masjid Rais, located in neighbouring Gulshan-i-Rais, a couple of days back...

  • Murder, rape convict executed in Hyderabad

    A man convicted of rape and murder was executed early Tuesday morning at the Hyderabad Central Prison...

    This is the first execution to take place in Hyderabad since 2015, when two death-row prisoners convicted for the 1998 hijacking of a PIA Fokker were executed in Karachi and Hyderabad jails...

  • Anti-drugs rally held in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A rally against drugs was taken out by a number of students of public and private schools and colleges along with scores of police officials on Thursday...

    According to a Hyderabad police spokesperson, district police launched the anti-drug campaign from Nov 17 to 23 in collaboration with the Crime and Human Rights Cell set up at Hyderabad SSP office...

  • Three-day Sufi festival gets under way in Hyderabad

    HYDERABAD: A three-day festival titled ‘Sindh Sufi melo’ was inaugurated by by Sindh Senior Minister for Food and Parliamentary Affairs Nisar Ahmed Khuhro in Hyderabad Club on Sunday...

    Senator Aajiz Dhamra, Auqaf Minister Ghulam Shah Jillani, PPP Hyderabad district president Saghir Qureshi and information secretary Ahsan Abro were among the prominent figures who were present...

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