A tireless social worker, Edhi has been called Pakistan's "Mother Theresa" and an " Angel of Mercy ", as he and his volunteers were often among the first to arrive at the scenes of bombings and natural disasters. He died after facing respiratory due to his frail health. After the funeral, his body was taken to Edhi village, where he will be laid to rest. "Hence, we will also honour his wish and bury him in the clothes that he passed away".
The coup attempted appeared to crumble as fast as it began. Istanbul authorities sought to get life back to normal with the bridges reopening to traffic and Ataturk International Airport - which had been shut down by the plotters - gradually reopening.
Within minutes the attack was over, with Bouhlel dead in a hail of police gunfire. President Francois Hollande said the country would observe 3 days of mourning as he warned the death toll could rise further, with more than 50 people still fighting for their lives.
Yesterday's massacre of pedestrians leaving a fireworks display along the southern city's famed boulevard ended only after police killed the armed attacker in a hail of bullets. As the happy mood turned to naked fear around the Promenade des Anglais people ran in panic, desperately looking for a refuge from the unfolding slaughter.
Turkey's Police Chief Celalettin Lekesiz said 16 coup plotters were killed in clashes at Turkey's military police command. Prime Minister Benali Yildirim said 2,839 military personnel have been detained in connection with the attempted coup .
The struggle by conservatives for an 11th-hour derailment of Donald Trump's drive for the Republican presidential nomination is gasping for breath, although a leader of the effort is promising to fight on - but is shifting her tactics. At 9:48 p.m. on Thursday, a day sooner than expected, it was soundly defeated in a vote by the convention's rules committee . Magically anti-Trump delegates would reappear by the second ballot-now unbound by the results of their states' caucuses and ...