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Murree: Snowfall Jams Transport In Pakistan, Killing Scores
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Murree: Snowfall Jams Transport In Pakistan, Killing Scores

Pakistan, Murree (PNB NEWS). According to the govt officials, severe snowfall killed at least 22 individuals in their cars during a perilous voyage to Murree on Saturday. The incident happened while thousands of holidaymakers' flocks were heading to the mountain town of Muri. Muri, a mountain tourist hotspot in Pakistan's Rawalpindi District, is located in the Galyat region of the Pir Panjal Range. Eight of those killed were members of the same family. Over 100,000 cars drove into Murree, a hill station 38 km from Islamabad, in the last few days to enjoy the snowfall. Heavy snowfall has poured in the last 24 hours, and due to heavy traffic, all routes leading to the hilltown have been closed, leaving thousands of vehicles stuck. Administrations were striving to save the s...
The Afghan Provincial Intelligence Chief Dies In Car Accident
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The Afghan Provincial Intelligence Chief Dies In Car Accident

Afghanistan, (PNB NEW). The provincial intelligence chief of Afghanistan was killed in a car accident, media reported on Thursday. Mawlawi Ulfat Hashimi was killed in a car accident on Wednesday night in the eastern province of Lagman, the provincial governor confirmed.  Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/01/08/zamfara-state-gu…agers-in-nigeria/ As per local reporters, Al-Hashemi was the head of the District General Intelligence Directorate (GDI) under the Taliban-led interim government. The accident occurred in Mehtarlam, the provincial capital, "while Hashim's convoy was patrolling the city." the provincial governor's spokesman said. He further said that five of Hashimi's bodyguards were injured in the crash, with some of them in critical condition.   ...
Zamfara State: Gunmen Killed At least 30 Villagers In Nigeria
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Zamfara State: Gunmen Killed At least 30 Villagers In Nigeria

Nigeria, (PNB NEWS). In Nigeria's Zamfara State, gunmen have killed at least 30 villagers after raiding villages in a remote area. Since the end of 2020, mass abductions and other violent offenses have increased significantly in Northwestern Nigeria, as the government battles to maintain law and order in a suffering economy. Since January 2020, more than 50,000 Nigerians have fled the home in the northwest alone. More than 200 armed bandits on motorbikes stormed eight villages in the Anka regional government district of Zamfara, according to several residents. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/01/07/south-korea-has-…ock-irans-assets/ ‎ Zamfara State is one of the states hardest hit by kidnappings.  The state has been under a telecommunications blockade sinc...
South Korea Has Committed To Unblock Iran’s Assets
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South Korea Has Committed To Unblock Iran’s Assets

South Korea, (PNB NEWS). Notwithstanding US one-sided sanctions, the South Korean govt is committed to unblocking Iran's frozen funds, Iran said.  South Korean Deputy Choi Jong-Kun met with Iranian high profile diplomat Ali Bagheri at the Islamic Republic of Iran's Embassy in Vienna. Chong Geun also met and spoke with key negotiators from the US and JCPOA member countries. Chong Geun spoke about the importance of Korea-Tehran relations at the request of the Korean side. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/01/07/six-people-are-k…xic-gas-in-india/  In reference to the frozen Iranian assets in South Korea, he stated that South Korea was attempting to repay its debts to Iran. The Islamic Republic of Iran has gained access to more than $ 3.5 billion frozen assets...
Six People Are Killed By Toxic Gas In India
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Six People Are Killed By Toxic Gas In India

Six people were killed and more than 20 were hospitalized on Thursday after inhaling toxic fumes from an illegal chemical waste dump at a printing and dyeing plant in India, authorities said. The disaster occurred around 3:45 am in the industrial city of Surat in the state of Gujarat. According to police and firefighters, workers were at the plant when some chemicals were dumped nearby. "The chemicals were released from a cistern in a river near the factory, which could have reacted with another chemical in the water and created toxic gas," the municipal fire department chief told Reuters. According to Pareek, six workers were killed and 23 were hospitalized, with seven in critical condition and on ventilators. Sharad Singhal, a senior police official, stated that officers were ...
Philadelphia:13 Killed Including 7 Kids In House Fire In US
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Philadelphia:13 Killed Including 7 Kids In House Fire In US

 THE USA, (PNB NEWS). Early Wednesday fire in a Philadelphia complex in the U.S. state of Pennsylvania killed thirteen people, including seven children and six adults. When firefighters arrived at the scene shortly before 6:55 a.m., they discovered a large fire engulfing the 2nd cabinets. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/01/05/haifa-coast-dead…kills-2-israelis/  Two more people were injured and taken to the hospital, while eight people managed to escape the inferno. According to the city vice fire commissioner, the building had four fire alarms, but none of them were operating. Philadelphia mayor called it "unquestionably one of the most terrible days in our city's history." An investigation has been launched to determine the cause of the fire.   ...
Haifa Coast: Deadly Military Chopper Crash Kills 2 Israelis
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Haifa Coast: Deadly Military Chopper Crash Kills 2 Israelis

Israel,  Haifa coast (PNB NEWS). Two Israeli IDF officers were killed after a military helicopter plummeted into the Israeli Haifa coast on Monday, a military source confirmed. The incident took place on Monday at 8:00 p.m Israeli local time. According to the military, a 3rd crew member, an aerial observer, was hurt and was airlifted to a hospital. Military further added that the incident took Rad more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/01/04/saudi-f-m-reiter…ations-with-iran/ place when the crew was on a training flight and a chopper crashed off the coast of northern Israel. According to an Israeli Air Force official, the deadly helicopter crash was caused by a "major engine fault."  Chen Fogel and Erez Sachyani were pronounced dead and buried.     ...
Saudi F.M Reiterates Desire For cordial Relations with Iran
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Saudi F.M Reiterates Desire For cordial Relations with Iran

Saudi Arabia's Foreign Minister, bin Farhan Reaffirms Desire for Friendly Relations with the Islamic Republic of Iran Saudi Arabia, (PNB NEWS). Saudi Arabia's F.M, Faisal bin Farhan, highlighted that his country welcomes the re-establishment of diplomatic and cordial relations with Iran. KSA and Arab countries will openly want to engage in relations with Iran if Iran responds to Arab concerns over regional security, Saudi Foreign Minister bin said on Monday at a press conference with his Jordanian counterpart. The Saudi foreign minister's statement came at a time when the Islamic Republic of Iran has offered Arab countries collective contacts and cooperation to improve bilateral relations. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/01/04/bahawalpur-accid…nded-in-pakistan/...
Bahawalpur: Accident Left 68 Dead & Wounded In Pakistan
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Bahawalpur: Accident Left 68 Dead & Wounded In Pakistan

Bahawalpur, Pakistan (NEWS PNB). On Monday evening, two buses collided in the eastern Bahawalpur district, killing at least eight people and injuring over 60 others. The crash happened in the Tamewali region in Bahawalpur, eastern Punjab province, govt said. Khairpur Tamewali is the capital of the Khairpur Tamewali Tehsil in the Bahawalpur District of Punjab, Pakistan. Rescue crews rushed to the scene as soon as they learned of the fatal accident. Passengers with serious injuries were transported to the hospital near the crash site. Read more: https://shujaatnewsagency.com/2022/01/03/ryazan-5-killed-…mishap-in-russia/ ‎ The bus driver was charged for speeding and dangerous driving, according to police. Medical staff fears that the death toll could rise further, as many injured are ...