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  • Sightseeing Lahore: Shahbaz inaugurates double-decker tourist bus service

    LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif inaugurated on Wednesday Pakistan's first sightseeing double-decker bus service for tourists in the provincial capital...

    The double-decker bus service, namely "Sightseeing Lahore", is part of a project of the Tourism Development Corporation of Punjab (TDCP) to promote cultural and historical heritage of the province...

  • Chicago-area man accused of threatening Mayor, others on Facebook

    CHICAGO: A driver for a ride-sharing service used his Facebook page to threaten Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel and others, hinting that he hoped to commit an act of violence before traveling to Pakistan, according to a recently unsealed federal complaint...

    Mohammad Waqas Khan, who is around 30 and from the Chicago suburb of Glen Ellyn, should remain behind bars pending trial, a US magistrate judge ruled at a detention hearing Monday in...

  • Two giant, rare ‘corpse’ flowers bloom in Chicago

    CHICAGO: It is unusual enough to see one of nature’s biggest, rarest — not to mention smelliest — flowers bloom...

    That is why two seven-foot-tall corpse flowers at the Chicago Botanic Garden have attracted thousands of visitors this week, despite the smell of rotting flesh that the flowers emit to attract pollinating beetles and flies...

  • Chicago cop charged with murder in killing of black teen

    CHICAGO: A white Chicago police officer accused of fatally shooting a black teenager was charged with murder on Tuesday, just a day ahead of a deadline for the city to release a squad-car video of the killing...

    City officials and community leaders have been bracing for the release of the video, fearing an outbreak of unrest and demonstrations similar to those that occurred in Baltimore, Ferguson, Missouri and other cities after young...

  • Furious protests force Trump to call off rally in Chicago

    CHICAGO: Donald Trump cancelled a rally in Chicago on Friday in the face of huge protests, which triggered scenes of chaos and prompted his presidential rivals to blame the violent outbreak on his incendiary rhetoric...

    Demonstrators scuffled with the Republican presidential front-runner’s supporters and police struggled to maintain order, with hundreds of protesters showing up for the event...

  • Muslim woman mistaken for terrorist sues Chicago officers

    CHICAGO: A young Muslim woman on Thursday sued Chicago police who mistakenly identified her briefly as a potential "lone wolf" terrorist as she was leaving a city subway station last year on the Fourth of July wearing a headscarf, face veil and carrying a backpack...

    Itemid Al-Matar says officers violated her civil rights by pulling off her religious garb as they arrested her on subway station stairs, then strip-searched her later at...

  • Chicago police chief out, review launched over black teen's death

    CHICAGO: Chicago's police chief was ousted Tuesday after days of protest over a white officer's shooting of a black teenager 16 times and the department's refusal to release a video of the killing for more than a year...

    High-profile killings of black men at the hands of mainly white law enforcement officers in Unites states (US) cities have fueled demonstrations for some two years, stoking a national debate on race relations and...

  • Jazz exhibit opens with ‘music you can see’ in Chicago

    CHICAGO: Experimental jazz collides with avant-garde visual pieces in a vibrant exhibit which opened on Saturday at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago...

    Curator Dieter Roelstraete began thinking about how to put on an exhibit exploring Chicago’s rich jazz heritage soon after he moved here from Belgium in 2012...

  • New Rolling Stones album rekindles Chicago-blues love affair

    It is the band’s first album to feature only cover songs, drawn exclusively from the 1950s blues scene of Chicago, where musicians from the blues’ southern heartland had settled seeking work...

    The city’s amplified sound marked a departure from the acoustic blues still popular in the American south, and paved the way for the rock ‘n’ roll revolution...

  • Facts : No snow in Chicago

    For the first time in 146 years, the National Weather Service documented no snow on the ground in Chicago, the US, in January and February — a record that worried people about climate change...

    The weather service has been keeping data on snow on the ground for 146 years...

  • Schweinsteiger signs for Chicago Fire

    CHICAGO: Former Germany captain Bastian Schweinsteiger has signed for Major League Soccer side the Chicago Fire from Premier League giants Manchester United, the English club confirmed on Tuesday...

    The 32-year-old, who scored 24 goals in 121 appearances for Germany, will join Chicago subject to a medical and a visa being obtained...

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