Swedish charity worker shot in Lahore

Gunmen shot a female Christian charity worker from Sweden in Lahore on Monday leaving her hospitalized, police said. Bargeeta Almby, 72, was returning from work when she was attacked by unknown assailants in the upmarket locality where she lives.

"She was returning from her office and was attacked when she arrived in front of her home in the Model Town neighbourhood," Awais Malik, a senior police official told AFP. (continue reading...)