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Pakistani Woman Dies After Being Set on Fire for Rejecting Marriage Proposal

Pakistani Woman Dies After Being Set on Fire for Rejecting Marriage Proposal

An 18-year-old Pakistani schoolteacher died Wednesday from injuries after her body was set on fire for refusing a marriage proposal, police said. The perpetrators beat Maria Abbasi, then drenched her in petrol and set her body ablaze before leaving her for dead, her family members told CNN. “Maria was at home baby-sitting her 5-year-old sister while her family went to …

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Death toll nears 800 due to severe heatwave in pakistan

At least 775 people have died of heatstroke,dehydration or other heat-related illness in Karachi since Saturday. The mortuary is overflowing and they are piling dead bodies on top of the other. About 8,000 patient with heat-related illness and 384 has died  in a particular hospital in Karachi . Dr Seemin Jamali talked about it and here is what she said …

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Heat wave kills over 100 in Pakistan

Heat wave kills over 100 in Pakistan

A heatwave in Pakistan’s largest city Karachi and other districts of southern Sindh province has killed at least 122 people, health officials have said. “Since Saturday 114 people have died in Karachi and eight others (have died) in three districts of Sindh,” provincial health secretary Saeed Mangnejo told AFP news agency. He said that the provincial government had imposed a …

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