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# lahore - Friday 11 September, 2020

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

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

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

# lahore - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

# lahore - Saturday 4 November, 2017

Airline says sorry for forgetting two corpses in New York

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

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"

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"

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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.