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# punjab - Thursday 31 October, 2019

At least 74 people killed after gas cylinders exploded on train in Pakistan

There are reports that some passengers were cooking when the cylinders exploded.

# punjab - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Death toll rises above 150 in Pakistan oil tanker explosion

The tanker burst into flames after it flipped over on the national highway in Punjab province.

# punjab - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Pakistani man kills his sisters because they chose their husbands

It is the latest “honour killing” in the country.

# punjab - Friday 4 March, 2016

Pakistani police stop 10-year-old girl from getting married

It is understood a number of village elders have been arrested.

# punjab - Thursday 1 October, 2015

Watch these Sikh men remove their turbans to rescue drowning boys

When a group of children got overwhelmed at a religious festival the two men stepped in.

# punjab - Thursday 26 December, 2013

Indian gangster escapes from custody after 'poisoning his guards'

Vikram Paras, 27, carried out the daring escape as four armed officers were escorting him from the busy Old Delhi Railway Station in the capital early yesterday.

# punjab - Saturday 11 May, 2013

11 dead in Karachi bomb blast as voting takes place in Pakistan

More than 86 million people are eligible to vote as the elections marks the first transition from one civilian government to another in the country’s 66 year history.

# punjab - Sunday 13 January, 2013

Six arrested after another bus gang-rape case in India

It has emerged that another gang-rape has taken place in India in near-identical circumstances to the one which caused worldwide outrage weeks ago.

# punjab - Monday 30 July, 2012

India: 370 million people affected by power outage

Worst blackout to hit India in ten years highlights country’s struggle to meet growing demand for electricity.

# punjab - Monday 18 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Pakistan tells pot-bellied police: 'Go on a diet, or quit the force' Better Shape Up

Pakistan tells pot-bellied police: 'Go on a diet, or quit the force'

77 per cent of police in Rawalpindi are overweight – so the police chief now says waistlines cannot be above 38″.

# punjab - Wednesday 1 June, 2011

Militants attack Pakistan checkpoint, killing at least 5

Five security troops were killed on the Afghanistan-Pakistan border when 200 militants attacked a checkpoint earlier today.

# punjab - Wednesday 9 March, 2011

Suicide bomber kills 31 at a funeral in north-west Pakistan

The blast happened on Wednesday morning and injured more than 30 people according to a hospital administrator.