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Man kills stepmother

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Naudero, Sind: A man killed his stepmother in the limits of Mahotta police station near here on Sunday.
According to details, accused Idrees son of Aslam Chandio gunned down his stepmother, 30yearsold Khursheed wife of Aslam Chandio at village Lehno Sa…

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Rally to express solidarity with JI BD leaders

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Karachi: Jamaat-e-Islami JI Karachi chapter staged a rally here on Sunday to express solidarity with the leaders and workers of Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh.
JI Amir Syed Munawar Hasan, addressing the rally, said that a massive protest has already started in Bangladesh against the government and the ruling party Awami League.
The rally was staged from Baitul Mukarram and its participants marched to Hasan Square to express solidarity with JI leaders in Bangladesh handed death and life sentences by courts.
Hasan said this protest rally was also against the government of Pakistan for its anti-people …

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JI extends assistance to Christians

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Lahore: Secretary General, Jamaat e Islami, Liaqat Baloch, on Sunday visited the Christian locality in Badami Bagh torched by a violent mob a day earlier, to express solidarity with the affected people and assured them all out support. The Bishop of Lahore, well known Christian leader J. Salik, and the area priest were also present on the occasion.
Liaqat Baloch went round the burnt houses and the camps set up for the affected families and also met the women and the children in the camps. He was accompanied by other …

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Protest to condemn Badami Bagh tragedy

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Lahore: Hundreds of people belonging to different walks of life gathered in front of the Lahore Press Club on Sunday to protest against the Badami Bagh tragedy.
Hina Jilani Women Action Forum, Mehboob Khan Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, Samson Salamat Director, Human Rights Education, Bushra Khalique Director Wise, Shazia Shaheen SPO, Asif Arthur Citizens Rights Movement, Komal Patras Activists Advocacy Network, James Rehmat Ecumenical Commission for Human Development and Romail Yousuf Justice and Peace Commission participated in the protest.
They strongly condemned the attack on the Christian community of Badami Bagh …

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Three die in roof collapse

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Karachi: Three people including two children died when the roof of a house fell here on Sunday.
As per details, the roof of a house in slum area of Block-L North Nazimabad caved in. As a result three people including two kids died and four others injur…

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MQM stages demo against Lahore tragedy

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Karachi: Muttahida Qaumi Movement MQM here Sunday staged a big protest demo in front of Karachi Press Club KPC to condemn the Badami Bagh Lahore tragedy.
MQM central leader Dr Farooq Sattar termed the incident a bid to defame Pakistan. He said these shameful activities are being conducted just to weaken Pakistan. He said his party has always supported the rights of minorities and continue to do so. He appealed to the chief justice of Pakistan to take suo moto notice of the incident.
Raza Haroon and others also spoke. A large …