Honour-killing: Girl hanged to death over suspected love affair

The local jury deemed Amna kari and ordered her execution. Amna’s brothers hanged her to death as opposed to the custom of shooting on their own accord a few hours after the jirga hearing, which made her the sixth girl in five years to be killed in the name of honour.

Missing Canadian: Rajvinder Kaur contacted Malik, Warraich before reaching Pakistan

An official privy to investigations told The Express Tribune on condition of anonymity that before reaching Pakistan, Kaur made several calls to President’s Advisor Rehman Malik and PPP leader Imtiaz Safdar Warraich. She also contacted Dilawar at the Foreign Office. He said she was also in contact with Kabira, a black magic practitioner in the UK, and a ‘magician’ in Pakistan. He said she had also been in contact with a ‘suspicious man’ in Karachi.