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Monday, October 18, 2021

Supreme Sikh Council UK
flays killing of civilians
by militants in J&K

LONDON: Condemning the targeted killings of members of minority communities in Jammu and Kashmir, Supreme Sikh Council UK has urged the Pakistan Government to control terrorist groups who according to the Council...

Silent vigil held with
appeal to protect Hindu
diaspora in Pakistan

LONDON: A silent vigil was held in various places across the UK on Saturday, including Warrington, with an appeal to ‘stop violence against Hindus and other minorities in Pakistan’.

Man charged with
murder of Sabina Nessa,
trial will start on Oct 26

LONDON: Detectives investigating the murder of Sabina Nessa in Kidbrooke have made an arrest. A 36-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of murder at around 03:00hrs on Sunday, 26 September, at...

Ch. Ihsan lauds efforts
of overseas Pakistanis in
projecting country’s image

ROCHDALE: Pakistani Parliamentarian Ch Ihsan-ul-Haq Bajwa MNA, Chishtian (Bahawalnagar) and President, Pakistan Muslim League (Gulf) called on Chief Coordinator of the International Affairs and Overseas Pakistanis of the PML(N) and former Chairman...

Sex predator jailed for
six years for kidnapping
and raping woman

LONDON: A sex predator kidnapped a woman off the street and took her on a terrifying drive before raping her. Farhan Akoo, 30, has been jailed for over six years, for the...

FASC to hold enquiry
on UK Afghan policy

LONDON: Foreign Secretary Dominic Raab says the UK and Pakistan have a "shared interest" in securing a "stable and peaceful future for Afghanistan". Mr Raab has met his Pakistani...

Sales consultant jailed for
funding ISIS with Bitcoin

BIRMINGHAM: A British sales consultant who used Bitcoin to help fund the Islamic State terror group in Syria has been jailed for 12 years. Hisham Chaudhary was found guilty in July of being a...

Pak flag flies at half-
mast at HC London

LONDON: Pakistan flag was flying at half-mast at the Pakistan High Commission London on Thursday to observe a day of official mourning on the demise of veteran Kashmiri leader Syed Ali Gilani.

Two babies born in
flights in one week

BIRMINGHAM: An Afghan refugee fleeing to the UK gave birth to a baby girl at 30,000 feet while on an evacuation flight destined for Birmingham. Soman Noori, 26, was...

Pressure on Pakistan grows as
Taliban advance in Afghanistan

KABUL: With the Taliban claiming towns and territories across Afghanistan, the pressure on Pakistan is building up as the scrutiny is falling on Islamabad. Emily Schmall, writing in The...