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At least 36 killed, 36 hurt in China road crash

At least 36 people died and 36 others were injured in east China when a packed coach with a flat tyre collided with a truck, authorities said Sunday. The bus was carrying 69 people -- its maximum capacity -- when it crossed into oncoming…

Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan quashes death rumours

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's eminent nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan has quashed the rumors of his death. In a video statement on Tuesday, Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan said that "You must be worried about the rumours. I have also been receiving…

Blast in Quetta leaves four dead

QUETTA: At least four people have been killed in a bomb blast near a police van in Quetta, police said. The blast took place outside City Police Station at Bacha Khan Chowk. One police van was completely destroyed while nearby shops…

Pakistan condoles death of IAEA chief Amano

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Monday expressed its condolences over the passing away of Mr. Yukiya Amano, Director General of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA). DG Amano brought years of experience, wisdom and solid leadership to…

Mad Max actor Richard Carter dies

SYDNEY: TV and film actor Richard Carter has died after a brief illness, his agency said. He was 65. The films on his credits include Mad Max: Fury Road, The Great Gatsby and Bootmen, died early on Saturday. H The screen veteran was a…

Van fire leaves 8 dead in Jhelum

JHELUM: At least eight people died and four were injured when a passenger van caught fire on Sunday near Jhelum. The van carrying 16 passengers was on way to Lahore to Rawalpindi when it burst into flames near Jhelum. According to…

KU Vice Chancellor Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan passes away

KARACHI: The University of Karachi Vice Chancellor Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan died of cardiac arrest early Saturday morning . According to family sources,  Dr Muhammad Ajmal Khan was rushed to a hospital, where he breathed his last. Dr Khan…