KARACHI: The Sindh chief minister called for preparing a draft law with the help of legislators and lawyers belonging to the minority communities to protect the rights of the religious minorities at both the federal and provincial levels. The draft law would be presented in the Sindh Assembly and National Assembly for debate and legislation, said . . . → Read More: Sindh CM favors legislation to protect minorities’ rights
There are too many unanswered questions about Tuesday’s Hampi Expresstragedy. How can a driver who knew the route like the back of his hand miss a signal? Were loco pilot M Yesuratnam and assistant loco pilot G Balaraju, from the Guntakal division, too stressed or sleepy that they disregarded the stop signal? Or were they confident . . . → Read More: India’s Hampi Express incident raises certain questions
The city police on Tuesday recovered the owner of Mr Books, who had been kidnapped two weeks ago from near his shop in Supermarket in F-6.
The kidnapped businessman’s family sought the Kohsar police’s help after exhausting their personal contacts. The kidnappers were demanding Rs25 million for Muhammad Yousuf’s release.
. . . → Read More: Owner of ‘Mr. Books’ recovered from kidnappers after two weeks
By Hafeez Tunio
KARACHI: The Jeay Sindh Muttahida Mahaz’s (JSMM) Muzaffar Bhutto, who went missing on February 24, 2011, was found dead near Hyderabad on Tuesday.
The 42-year-old’s bullet-riddled body, also bearing torture marks, was found at the roadside near Hatri and was taken to Civil Hospital, Hyderabad.
. . . → Read More: Muzaffar Bhutto’s body found
Pakistan is likely to host home series against Australia in United Arab Emirates as Australians have refused to play in Zimbabwe, it has been learnt reliably.
. . . → Read More: PCB may decide to hold home series in UAE
Emotional stress caused by last year’s tsunami caused a part of some survivors’ brains to shrink, according to scientists in Japan who grasped a unique chance to study the neurological effects of trauma.
On a quest to better understand post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), the researchers compared brain scans they had taken of 42 healthy adolescents . . . → Read More: Stress could cause part of brain to shrink