Connect with us

Crime

Suicide blast strikes Eid Milad-ul-Nabi procession in Mastung

The incident resulted in 20 fatalities including DSP Nawaz Gashguri.

Published by Khadija Nadeem

Published

on

Mastun: A suicide blast strikes the Eid Milad-ul-Nabi procession on Al-Falah Road in the city of Mastung, Balochistan, resulting in the loss of 20 lives, including Deputy Superintendent of Police (DSP) Nawaz Gashguri.

Additionally, more than 50 individuals sustained injuries in the horrifying attack.

The suicide blast occurred near the Madinah Masjid in Mastung, targeting participants of the Eid Milad-ul-Nabi procession.

A distressing video received captured the aftermath, showing a field of injured individuals lying on the ground.

Concerns have been raised about a potential rise in casualties as a result of the explosion.

Immediately following the explosion, local law enforcement and security forces swiftly cordoned off the area, launching an investigation into the devastating incident.

The injured were promptly transported to nearby hospitals, where an emergency has been declared to handle the influx of casualties.

Continue Reading

Sports

Pakistani team gears up for warm-up match against New Zealand

The match will be played at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium in the Indian city of Hyderabad.

Published by Khadija Nadeem

Published

on

Hyderabad:  The Pakistani cricket team, currently in India for the upcoming World Cup, is set to play its first warm-up match today at the Rajiv Gandhi Stadium in Hyderabad.

This match is part of the preparation for the tournament, with two warm-up matches scheduled before the World Cup officially begins on October 5.

In today's warm-up game, Pakistan will face off against New Zealand, giving both teams an opportunity to fine-tune their strategies and assess their form ahead of the main event.

Despite facing delays in obtaining visas to enter India, the national cricket team arrived in the host country and immediately engaged in practice sessions.

Key players like Captain Babar Azam, Shaheen Afridi, Hasan Ali, Haris Rauf, Iftikhar Ahmad, Salman Ali Agha, and Fakhar Zaman were seen in action during optional training sessions.

Other players, including Mohammad Haris, Wasim Jr., and Zaman Khan, also actively participated in the training regimen.

The practice sessions included warm-up exercises, fielding drills, and net sessions.

Additionally, the players underwent gym workouts, cricketing drills, and bowling practice, ensuring they were in top form for the upcoming matches.

The national team's second warm-up match is scheduled against Australia on October 3, offering another valuable opportunity for preparation.

The International Cricket Council has organized two 50-over matches for each of the ten participating teams before the World Cup kicks off on October 5.

The tournament will be hosted in three different cities across India.

Pakistan's World Cup journey officially begins on October 6 with their first match against the Netherlands.

Fans are eagerly anticipating the team's performance in this highly anticipated tournament.

Continue Reading

Sports

Asian Games: Pakistan secures bronze in women's air pistol shooting

Kushmala Talat won bronze medal at the ongoing Asian Games.

Published by Khadija Nadeem

Published

on

Beijing:  Pakistan has clinched the bronze medal in the women's air pistol shooting event at the Asian Games, courtesy of national shooter Kushmala Talat.

Her outstanding performance in the 10m air pistol event earned her this prestigious medal.

Kushmala Talat achieved a score of 218.2 in the competition, showcasing her remarkable shooting skills.

It's worth noting that the first two positions in the event were secured by Indian players.

Meanwhile, golf competitions have also commenced at the Asian Games, with Pakistani players beginning their campaign on the first day.

Salman Jahangir represented Pakistan, finishing in the 47th position with a par score of 72.

Additionally, Qasim Ali concluded the day in the 53rd position with a score of one over par.

Continue Reading

Trending

Take a poll