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Gunmen kill policeman escorting polio workers in Pakistan

Pakistani police say two gunmen riding on a motorcycle killed a policeman escorting a team of polio workers ByThe Associated Press January 12, 2021, 8:14 AM • 2 min read PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Gunmen riding on a motorcycle shot and killed a policeman in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday as he escorted a team of polio […]

Indonesia bans militant group Islamic Defenders Front – Times of India

JAKARTA: Indonesia has banned the controversial but politically influential hardline group the Islamic Defender’s Front, the country’s chief security minister announced on Wednesday. Minister Mahfud MD said the group, widely known by its acronym FPI, was prohibited effective immediately. “The government has banned FPI activities and will stop any activities carried out by FPI,” Mahfud […]

Two killed, seven injured in blast in Balochistan – Times of India

Karachi: At least two people were killed and seven injured in a bomb blast near a football club in Pakistan’s restive Balochistan province, police said. The blast occurred near the football club in Panjgur’s Essai area on Saturday, killing two people, police said. The seven injured have been admitted to a local hospital, Samaa News […]

Police are supposed to prevent people from fleeing new Covid level 4 areas, says Hancock

police is being asked to prevent families from driving out of Tier 4 areas, said the health minister, while additional officers are deployed at train stations. Transportation Secretary Grant Shapps warned that additional police officers would be at London train stations to prevent people from leaving the city for “unnecessary” journeys Pictures of chaotic scenes […]