Islamabad. A senior female Pakistani politician has been shot dead in the southern port city of Karachi, BBC reports.
Zahra Shahid Hussain was the senior vice-president of Pakistan's Movement for Justice party (PTI), led by former international cricketer Imran Khan.
Her murder comes on the eve of a highly-contested partial re-run of the vote in the area following last Saturday's general election.
Budapest. More than 500 valuable paintings and works of art have been stolen from a Budapest apartment belonging to a deceased collector, Hungarian police said Saturday, in series of robberies that apparently went undetected for years, AFP reported.