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#Lahore

# lahore - Friday 11 September, 2020

Pakistani police chief faces backlash for suggesting rape victim should have been accompanied by a man
# Lahore
# Lahore

Pakistani police chief faces backlash for suggesting rape victim should have been accompanied by a man

Sep 11th 2020, 10:18 AM 27,721 Views 13 Comments

The controversy started after a woman was allegedly gang raped in Lahore.

# lahore - Wednesday 8 May, 2019

Ramadan attack at popular Pakistani shrine kills at least five people, wounds 24
# Lahore
# Lahore

Ramadan attack at popular Pakistani shrine kills at least five people, wounds 24

May 8th 2019, 7:38 AM 9,711 Views 3 Comments

Police have said they are still investigating the nature of the blast.

# lahore - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

Over €1 million worth of heroin labelled as household goods seized at Dublin Airport
# Seized
# Seized

Over €1 million worth of heroin labelled as household goods seized at Dublin Airport

Jun 19th 2018, 5:05 PM 16,418 Views 19 Comments

The drugs were sent from Pakistan.

# lahore - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Airline says sorry for forgetting two corpses in New York
# Apology
# Apology

Airline says sorry for forgetting two corpses in New York

Nov 4th 2017, 8:15 AM 29,932 Views 13 Comments

Pakistan International Airlines apologised for the error, saying it was “caused due to negligence”.

# lahore - Tuesday 17 January, 2017

Mother sentenced to death for burning daughter alive because she didn't like her husband
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Mother sentenced to death for burning daughter alive because she didn't like her husband

Jan 17th 2017, 1:25 PM 33,753 Views 87 Comments

Zeenat Bibi, 16, was doused with kerosene and set alight in June last year in Pakistan’s cultural capital Lahore.

# lahore - Friday 17 June, 2016

Family slit the throat of pregnant woman in Pakistan "honour killing"
# Killing
# Killing

Family slit the throat of pregnant woman in Pakistan "honour killing"

Jun 17th 2016, 9:08 AM 29,677 Views 139 Comments

The woman had married a man of her own choosing.

# lahore - Monday 28 March, 2016

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"
# Pakistan Blast
# Pakistan Blast

"There was a blast suddenly - I saw a huge ball of fire"

Mar 28th 2016, 9:52 AM 14,204 Views 42 Comments

The Taliban said that the suicide blast that hit families in a park was targeting Christians.

# lahore - Sunday 27 March, 2016

At least 65 dead after bomb hits Easter Sunday celebrations in park
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

At least 65 dead after bomb hits Easter Sunday celebrations in park

Mar 27th 2016, 7:48 PM 31,470 Views 112 Comments

The explosion took place in a park near children’s rides, according to Pakistani officials.

# lahore - Sunday 12 May, 2013

14 years after being overthrown, Sharif claims victory in Pakistan elections
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

14 years after being overthrown, Sharif claims victory in Pakistan elections

May 12th 2013, 9:20 AM 4,499 Views 1 Comment

Nawaz Sharif’s party is set to dominate Pakistan’s assembly but it will have no overall majority following a campaign dominated by the economy and US policy in the region.

# lahore - Saturday 11 May, 2013

Irish journalist Declan Walsh ordered to leave Pakistan
# Journalism
# Journalism

Irish journalist Declan Walsh ordered to leave Pakistan

May 11th 2013, 3:51 PM 12,217 Views 8 Comments

The former Sunday Business Post journalist has been Pakistan bureau chief for the New York Times since January 2012.

# lahore - Saturday 29 December, 2012

Toxic cough syrup kills 24 people in Pakistan
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Toxic cough syrup kills 24 people in Pakistan

Dec 29th 2012, 6:46 PM 9,404 Views 6 Comments

The deaths have all come in the last four days, with most of the fatalities thought to be drug addicts seeking a fix.

# lahore - Wednesday 12 September, 2012

Factory fires kill more than 310 in Pakistan
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Factory fires kill more than 310 in Pakistan

Sep 12th 2012, 12:51 PM 3,183 Views 8 Comments

Massive fires have gutted factories in Pakistan’s two largest cities, killing hundreds of people and prompting calls for an overhaul of industrial safety standards.

# lahore - Wednesday 22 August, 2012

Pakistan to Paris passenger sleeps through stop - and flies back to Pakistan
# Sleepy
# Sleepy

Pakistan to Paris passenger sleeps through stop - and flies back to Pakistan

Aug 22nd 2012, 2:50 PM 12,799 Views 25 Comments

An inquiry has been launched into how cabin crew failed to notice the woman on board during the plane’s stopover.

# lahore - Tuesday 7 February, 2012

WATCH: 65-year-old woman pulled alive from rubble after factory blast
# Lucky Escape
# Lucky Escape

WATCH: 65-year-old woman pulled alive from rubble after factory blast

Feb 7th 2012, 5:26 PM 1,592 Views 1 Comment

The woman had been trapped for 31 hours after the building collapsed in a gas explosion.

# lahore - Monday 23 January, 2012

Pakistan investigating heart medication deaths
# Pakistan
# Pakistan

Pakistan investigating heart medication deaths

Jan 23rd 2012, 8:16 AM 1,104 Views 4 Comments

Over 20 people have died after taking the free medication provided by government hospitals in Lahore.

# lahore - Saturday 13 August, 2011

American man abducted in eastern Pakistan
# Kidnapping
# Kidnapping

American man abducted in eastern Pakistan

Aug 13th 2011, 4:32 PM 112 Views 2 Comments

The man, believed to be in his 60s, has been living in Pakistan for seven years and was abducted just days before he was due to leave the country.