Female University professor shot dead in Quetta

QUETTA: Unidentified assailants riding a bake gunned down a University of Baluchistan assistant professor of media and journalism. Nazima Talib was shot thrice from behind on Saryab road as she was traveling in a rickshaw to Radio Pakistan for participation in a programme. Police described the attack as a target killing.

Chaos over Russian base rages through Ukraine’s parliament

KIEV: Opposition lawmakers hurled eggs and smoke bombs inside Ukraine’s parliament as the chamber approved an agreement allowing the Russian Navy to extend its stay in a Ukrainian port until 2042. Crowds of supporters and opponents scuffled outside the parliament building as deputies from newly elected Present Victor Yanukovich’s coalition approved a 25-year extension to the Russian Black Sea Fleet’s base in Crimea “Today will go down as a black page in the history of Ukraine and the Ukrainian parliament,” former premier Yulia Tymoshenko, no in opposition, told journalists inside parliament.