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    Reasons For Acid Throwing In Pakistan

  • Throwing acid on IIUI staff’s car being probed

    ISLAMABAD: A three-member committee formed by the International Islamic University (IIUI) is inquiring into the recent incident of acid being thrown at one of its faculty member’s cars...

    On March 14, acid was thrown on the car of Assistant Professor at the Physics department Dr Mumtaz, who was not in his car when the incident happened...

  • Quetta ATC sentences man to 14 years in prison for throwing acid on women

    An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) handed 14-year imprisonment to Vijay Pervez Masih after convicting him of throwing acid on two women in Quetta in May 2015, DawnNews reported on Monday...

    In 2015, Pervez had sprayed acid on two women, Rimsha Masih and Hina Masih — then 28 and 16 years old respectively — near Basti Panchyat area on MeCongi Road in Quetta...

  • Man gets 29-year jail term for throwing acid on varsity teacher in Lahore

    LAHORE: An anti-terrorism court on Thursday awarded a man collective imprisonment of 29 years on different counts after finding him guilty of throwing acid on a private university’s teacher a month before her marriage, in January 2014...

    Umar Farooq had attacked Huma Shahid with acid when she was going home from the university on an auto-rickshaw on College Road, Green Town...

  • In-laws confess to throwing widow off cliff for not sharing money

    In a shocking confession statement recorded by Alpuri police, a family admitted to having killed their daughter-in-law by throwing her off a 2,000-feet cliff in Shangla, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa...

    21-year-old Rasheeda, who had been married to her husband for six years, lost him to a coal mine explosion about seven months ago...

  • TRENDS: THROWING SHADE

    “The trends change so quickly that it is essential to have at least a few shapes and colours ready for use...

    Women are still sporting the cat-eye shape in never-seen-before large sizes, while men are opting for a more angular, oblong formation...

  • Egg-throwing lawmakers scramble Kosovo PM’s speech

    PRISTINA: Kosovo opposition lawmakers on Tuesday pelted the prime minister with eggs, preventing him from addressing parliament over the ongoing dialogue with Serbia...

    Isa Mustafa had not even begun speaking when opposition deputies started hurling eggs from their benches, prompting his bodyguards to rush to open umbrellas in a bid to protect him
  • Police use tear gas against stone-throwing PTI supporters

    ISLAMABAD: Though Imran Khan has directed the PTI workers to remain peaceful and avoid arrests, the situation at Banigala changed for a while after rumours that KP minister Amin Gandapur and Shireen Mazari had been arrested while coming to the residence of the party chief...

    Three women wearing shrouds and chanting slogans for justice remained the centre of media attention while other workers remained busy in gossiping...

  • Mourinho irritable as United keep throwing away points

    “This is what we are doing for a long time playing well, better than opponents,” Mourinho said in comments that could easily be on a loop in post-match news conferences...

    On Sunday against Everton, United again were leading 1-0 after Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s 42nd-minute goal when Mourinho made another defensive substitution in the 85th, bringing on Marouane Fellaini for Henrikh Mkhitaryan...

  • Karachi police begin arresting people for throwing garbage in the open

    A few days after the Sindh government imposed a ban on dumping of household, industrial and hospital waste in the open, the Karachi police have started taking action against citizens for throwing garbage and registering cases against them...

    The officer said two persons namely Abdul Qadir and Irfan were arrested and a first information report (FIR) was registered against them under Section 188 (disobedience to order duly promulgated...

  • Multan man handed 18-year prison sentence for throwing shoe at judge

    An anti-terrorism court (ATC) in Multan on Saturday handed an 18-year prison sentence to a man accused of robbery for threatening and hurling his shoe at a civil judge during his hearing...

    The incident, according to the first information report (FIR) filed by police, had taken place on March 30 when Mohammad Ijaz — accused of robbery in a separate case — was brought to court for the case's hearing...

  • 13 reasons why Pakistan loves Reham

    There was Meera, who kept throwing hints the PTI Chairperson's way — and then there was the strikingly beautiful Reham Khan, who hosted a political talk show...

    However, she's fiesty enough to provide fodder for the controversy-loving media and all those who are hooked to the drama of Pakistani politics, and tells it like it is: 9...

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