Kolkata, Jan 21: Three Lashkar-e-Taiba militants, including two Pakistani nationals arrested by BSF in 2007 from the Indo-Bangladesh border at Petrapole, were today sentenced to death by a court in Bongaon in West Bengal's North 24-Parganas district in a case of waging war against the government. Pakistani militants Mohammed Younus and Abdullah and an Indian, Muzaffar Ahmed Rathod, were sentenced to death by judge Binay Kumar Pathak of Bongaon fast track court-1.
Lahore [Pakistan], Dec.28 : The Government of Pakistan is expecting USD four billion as fresh investment in three industrial zones that will be set up in Punjab and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa along the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor routes. [NK World] The Express Tribune quoted Faisalabad Industrial Estate Development and Management Company Chief Operating Officer Aamir Saleemi, as saying that this investment would be made in the first phase of the Faisalabad Industrial Estate, Sheikhupura Industrial Estate and Haripur Industrial Estate respectively.
An Afghan child stands in the door to her home at a refugee camp in Haripur on February 25, 2014. This year, more than 600,000 Afghan refugees who had been living in Pakistan were pressured to return, adding to a potentially long-term burden carried by aid agencies and the Afghan government.
ISLAMABAD: ANF on Wednesday seized drugs weighing 9.895 tonnes worth Rs 14.356 billion in the international market. 27 operations were conducted at Quetta, Chaghi, Qilla Abdulla, Islamabad, Gilgit, Lahore, Faisalabad, Dera Ghazi Khan, Peshawar, Nowshehra, Haripur, Hyderabad, Shikarpur & Sukkur.