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National Assembly condemns desecration of Holy Quran in Norway

12 December, 2019 11:11 pm 11:11 pm

ISLAMABAD (Web Desk) – The National Assembly (NA) on Wednesday passed a unanimous resolution strongly condemning desecration of the Holy Quran in Norway. Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Ali Muhammad Khan presented the resolution. It said that deliberate putting Muslims’ holy book on fire is not less than terrorism and provocation, hurting the sentiments … Read More


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Norway: At least four killed in helicopter crash

08 August, 2019 11:24 pm 11:24 pm

OSLO (Reuters) – At least four people were killed, one was missing and another was wounded after a civilian helicopter crashed in northern Norway on Saturday, the rescue service said. There were five passengers and a pilot on board the Airbus AS350 helicopter operated by Norwegian firm Helitrans when it crashed southwest of Alta at … Read More


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Elderly man wounded in shooting at Norway mosque, suspect in custody

08 August, 2019 12:37 am 12:37 am

OSLO (Reuters) – An elderly man has been injured in a shooting inside a mosque in Norway, police said on Saturday, adding that one man had been apprehended. The suspected shooter at the al-Noor Islamic Centre near the country’s capital was described as “a young white man” who appeared to have acted alone, the police … Read More


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Passengers airlifted from crippled cruise ship in storm off Norway

03 March, 2019 9:30 am 9:30 am

OSLO (Reuters) – Rescue helicopters evacuated more than 150 people from a luxury cruise ship which suffered engine failure on Saturday in stormy weather off the west coast of Norway, police and rescue workers said. The maritime rescue service said the Viking Sky, with 1,373 passengers and crew on board, had sent out a mayday … Read More


Four US soldiers injured in collision in Norway ahead of NATO exercise

10 October, 2018 8:30 am 8:30 am

OSLO (Reuters) – Four US soldiers were injured in a major North Atlantic Treaty Organization exercise in Norway in an accident involving four vehicles on Tuesday, the US military said. One soldier was shortly released after being hospitalized, and the three others are under observation in stable condition, the US Joint Information Center said in … Read More