Topic: Throwing

Call for not throwing offals, entrails in nullahs, drains

Rawalpindi - The citizens particularly living near nullahs have been urged not to throw offals and entrails of sacrificial animals in nullahs and drains. According to Managing Director Solid Waste Management Company Irfan Qureshi, the company has finalised a comprehensive cleanliness plan for ...

Zardari fires another salvo at Nawaz

ISLAMABAD - Pakistan People’s Party on Tuesday, in a major blow to the PML-N government, apparently joined hands with Imran Khan for recounting in four constituencies, saying, “Heavens will not fall down if the demand is accepted.”Former president Asif Ali Zardari, in a surprising ...

bieber probation egg throwing
July 11, 2014

Bieber gets two years’ probation over egg-throwing

LOS ANGELESCanadian pop star Justin Bieber, who has been in trouble with the law in recent months, got two years of probation in Los Angeles Wednesday over an egg-throwing attack. The teen idol did not appear in court. His attorneys entered a no contest plea on his behalf on a single misdemeanor ...

Resolution on trial of acid throwing cases in ATCs okayed

LAHORE - Amid rumpus from the opposition benches, the Punjab Assembly on Tuesday passed four resolutions including the one regarding trial of acid throwing cases in Anti-Terrorism Courts. On a private members day, there were seven resolutions of public interest on the agenda but two from the ...

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April 26, 2014

Law to curb acid throwing on the cards

LAHORE - A stricter legislation to curb incidents of acid throwing on women is on the cards, as the offenders shall be awarded death penalty or rigorous imprisonment for life.All offences committed under the proposed law shall be cognizable, non-compoundable and non-bailable. The proposed ...

held throwing children river
April 24, 2014

Man held for throwing his children into river

ATTOCK - Police on Wednesday arrested a man for allegedly throwing his two children into the River Indus.According to details, Faqeer Badshah, resident of village Sojhanda situated on the bank of the River Indus, was having some dispute with his wife and used to quarrel with her. On Wednesday ...

Report reveals acid throwing reporting encouraging

ISLAMABAD - Acid attacks reporting has significantly increased in Pakistan which shows an encouraging trend to further break the silence and denounce violence against women and girls. Additionally, the performance of the police has improved after the acid crime bill passed on December 12, 2011.This ...

minister warns throwing waste nullah
November 14, 2013

Minister warns against throwing waste in nullah

RAWALPINDI - Punjab Minister for Labour and Manpower Raja Ashfaq Sarwar has said that a strict action would be taken against those who throw solid waste and garbage in Nullah Leh.Cases would also be registered against those who despite of repeated warnings found involved in dumping garbage and ...

bouquet throwing tradition feline
October 14, 2013

Bouquet throwing tradition replaced by flying feline?

MOLondon-It’s the moment that has wedding guests clamouring to get in pole position. But this time, they might consider hanging back. Hordes of screaming women reach out for the bride’s bouquet - only to be met by a giant cat.The scene is one of hundreds on Brides Throwing Cats blog, ...

father held throwing baby girl river
September 11, 2013

Father held for throwing baby girl into river

LAHORE - Police have arrested a man in his mid 30s who threw his minor daughter into the River Ravi on Tuesday. A murder case has been registered against the rickshaw driver, identified as Omar, a resident of Salamatpura. Sumera Bibi told the police that her husband took them to the River Ravi for ...

China policeman detained for throwing baby

BEIJING : Chinese authorities have detained a policeman accused of grabbing a seven-month-old baby girl from her parents and throwing her on the ground, fracturing her skull, state media said Sunday.Guo Zengxi, a policeman from the central city of Linzhou in Henan province, was on his way to a ...

utah beauty queen accused throwing
August 15, 2013

Utah beauty queen accused of throwing bombs

ReutersUthah, US A Utah beauty queen accused along with three friends of throwing homemade bombs in a Salt Lake City suburb resigned her Miss Riverton title on Tuesday, according to a statement posted on the city’s website.In the statement, city officials said they had been informed by ...

acid throwing aunt
July 15, 2013

Man charged with throwing acid on aunt

KARACHI - An accused namely Kamran has been booked in a case for throwing acid on his aunt Nasreen Bibi over a family dispute in Punjab Colony here on Sunday.Nasreen received burn injuries on her face and hands. She was shifted to Civil Hospital for treatment. Doctors said the victim sustained ...

biscuit throwing contest
May 06, 2013

Biscuit-throwing contest

Dorset, UK BBC - More than 700 biscuit athletes have entered a throwing competition in Dorset.The Dorset Knob Throwing contest in Cattistock involves participants tossing a locally made, spherical biscuit as far as they can. Organiser Nigel Collins said 5,000 people were expected to attend the ...

syria accuses us throwing oil fire
April 22, 2013

Syria accuses US of 'throwing oil on fire'

DAMASCUS  A Syrian government daily on Sunday accused the United States of having "thrown oil on the fire" of the country's conflict by doubling its aid to the opposition."The meeting of the so-called 'Friends of Syria' held in Istanbul yesterday has thrown oil on the fire of the Syrian ...

women started throwing acid cj
May 07, 2012, 9:24 pm

Now even women started throwing acid on men: CJ

Chief Justice Pakistan Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry saying that the frequency of acid attacks is fast increasing added that now even the women have started throwing acid on men.He made the remark during the hearing of a case related to Wanni, Swara, Singchatthi cases during which the court directed ...

faisalabad judges quit shoe throwing
May 05, 2012, 1:10 pm

Faisalabad judges quit work over shoe-throwing

The city’s judges here gave up work on Saturday after an infuriated lawyer hurled a shoe at a judge as he delivered the verdict in a case.Exasperated by the verdict in a case in the court of Additional Session Judge Asad Ali, the angry lawyer Chaudhry Maqsood Advocate flung his shoe towards ...

Guerrero in trouble after throwing bottle at fan

HAMBURG (Germany) (AFP) SV Hamburgs Peruvian striker Paolo Guerrero is facing club sanctions after launching a bottle at the head of an angry supporter following a scoreless draw with Hanover on Sunday. According to television pictures Guerrero who recently returned from a seven-month injury ...

South Koreans admit throwing badminton match

JAKARTA  - South Korea admitted it threw its Thomas Cup match against England on Monday, plunging the elite tournament into controversy and overshadowing China's continued march towards the title. The Koreans, who have emerged as a powerful force in men's badminton, lost 4-1 after fielding ...