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Kalar Kahar accident: Death toll rises to 18

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Apr 7, 2014. Islamabad – The town of Chota Sahiwal was already wrapped in the black of mourning before the sky turned grey with rain clouds on Sunday. At least 65 residents of this town — most of them were members […]

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At least 15 dead in accident near Kalar Kahar

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Apr 6, 2014. Islamabad – At least 15 people were killed and around 30 injured on Saturday when a “mini-truck” plunged in to a ravine near Kallar Kahar, police and rescue officials said. The accident occurred at the Martan khurd village […]

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Three killed in Kalar Kahar accident

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Mar 29, 2014. Islamabad – The accident-prone Salt Range patch of the Lahore-Islamabad motorway near Kalar Kahar was the scene of another accident on Friday when a bus overturned on the road, killing three passengers and injuring four others. An eight-year-old […]

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Peshawar Commissioner suffers heart attack, but recovering

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Oct 29, 2013. Islamabad – Injured Peshawar Commissioner Sahibzada Muhammad Anis suffered a heart attack on Monday evening but was revived by doctors soon after, according to relatives of the commissioner. The cardiac arrest occurred just when doctors had told the […]

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Peshawar Commissioner still in critical condition

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Oct 28, 2013. Islamabad – Peshawar Commissioner Sahibzada Muhammad Anis remained in critical condition on Sunday, with doctors saying his condition had “worsened” from the previous night. The commissioner was seriously injured in a “gas leakage” explosion at a basement studio […]

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Peshawar Commissioner injured in gas explosion in Islamabad

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Oct 27, 2013. Islamabad – Four months after Shahid Mehmood’s white Suzuki Mehran was stolen from outside the Nawaz Sharif Park in Rawalpindi, Mehmood gave up hope of ever recovering the car. During those four months from September 2012 to January […]

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University student killed in car accident on 7th Ave

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Oct 25, 2013. Islamabad – An undergraduate student was killed in a car accident, in which at least eight other people were also injured, on 7th Avenue on Thursday afternoon. Hajra Gilani, a second-semester student of Architecture at the Comsats Institute […]

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Three drown in Rawal Lake

An edited version of this article was first published in The Express Tribune on Sep 27, 2013. Islamabad – Tragedy struck an Islamabad household on Thursday as two brothers were among the three students who drowned in the Rawal Lake. The three students were part of a group of six boys from an Islamabad school […]

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Parks and Rec employee dies in accident

This story was first published in the Columbia Missourian on July 8, 2011. COLUMBIA — A Columbia Parks and Recreation Department employee died Friday morning in a work-related accident near the MKT Trail. The city employee got trapped between the cab and the bed of the dump truck, said Battalion Chief Steve Sapp of the […]

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