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World News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday December 23, 2014
A madrasa in Pakistan's Punjab province has expelled two boys whose father is an accused in the case of bombings at Islamabad's Marriott Hotel and uncle has been arrested for alleged involvement in the Peshawar school attack. The attack at the army-run school last week left over 130 children dead.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday August 27, 2014
A new bloc of the Pakistani Taliban has vowed to carry on the movement's campaign of bombings and shootings, in the militants' first video message since a major army assault on their strongholds.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday October 3, 2013
A government official says a suicide attack targeting a militant commander has killed 15 people in northwestern Pakistan.
World News | Associated Press | Saturday July 27, 2013
Officials say the death toll from a pair of overnight bombings at a busy market in a Shiite-dominated region of northern Pakistan has risen to 57.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Monday July 15, 2013
In Kabul, many streets have no name and houses often have no number, meaning that postmen already braving the constant threat of suicide bombings must play detective to deliver mail.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday May 11, 2013
Turnout in Pakistan's landmark elections on Saturday was around 30 percent by midday and is expected to rise to 60 per cent before the polls close, the election commission estimated.
World News | Press Trust of India | Friday May 10, 2013
The Pakistani Taliban has threatened widespread attacks, including suicide bombings, during the landmark general election tomorrow, saying it is opposed to the "infidel system" of democracy.
World News | Reuters | Thursday May 9, 2013
Pakistan's Taliban plan to carry out suicide bombings during Saturday's election in a bid to undermine the poll, according to a letter from the head of the group.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 16, 2013
The Pakistani Taliban, which claimed the 2010 Times Square bomb plot, on Tuesday denied anything to do with explosions that killed three people and wounded more than 100 in Boston.
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 21, 2013
Pakistan today rejected involvement of the government or any of its official agencies in incidents like the 1993 Mumbai bomb attacks, saying it was committed to engaging India in a "sustained and result-oriented dialogue".
India News | Indo-Asian News Service | Thursday March 21, 2013
Twenty years after the 1993 serial bombings in Mumbai, the Supreme Court on Thursday upheld the death sentence of Yakub Abdul Razak Memon, the brother of missing underworld don Ibrahim or "Tiger" Memon.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday February 23, 2013
Militants attacked a police van in Pakistan's northwest on Saturday, killing a police official and wounding two others, authorities said.
World News | Reuters | Friday February 22, 2013
Police said they arrested the leader of a banned militant group on Friday in connection with sectarian attacks in the northwestern city of Quetta that have killed nearly 200 people this year.
World News | Reuters | Sunday February 17, 2013
Pakistan's unpopular government, which is gearing up for elections expected within months, came under fire on Sunday for failing to improve security after a sectarian bombing in the city of Quetta killed 80 people.
World News | Associated Press | Sunday February 17, 2013
A Pakistani police official says the death toll from a horrific bombing overnight in southwestern Pakistan has climbed to 81.
World News | Agence France-Presse | Saturday January 12, 2013
Shiite families refusing to bury their dead after twin bombings in Pakistan's troubled southwestern city of Quetta vowed to continue their sit-in protest Saturday until the army takes over security.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 11, 2013
A series of bombings killed 115 people across Pakistan on Thursday, including 81 who died in twin blasts on a bustling billiards hall in a Shiite area of the southwestern city of Quetta.
World News | Associated Press | Friday January 11, 2013
A series of bombings in different parts of Pakistan killed 103 people on Thursday, including 69 who died in a sectarian attack on a bustling billiard hall in the southwest city of Quetta, officials said.
World News | Press Trust of India | Saturday November 24, 2012
In the wake of bombings and suicide attacks targeting Shia processions in different parts of Pakistan, over 25,000 policemen have been put on high alert in the capital city of the most populous province of Punjab for 'Ashura', the tenth day of the Islamic month of Muharram.
India News | Press Trust of India | Sunday November 11, 2012
Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who is on a death row for alleged involvement in a string of bombings in Pakistani cities in 1990, has signed a fresh mercy petition to be sent to President Asif Ali Zardari.
India News | Press Trust of India | Tuesday November 6, 2012
With Dawood Ibrahim, the man behind the 1993 Mumbai bombings, still out of India's reach, Home Minister Sushilkumar Shinde today said the masterminds of the heinous serial blasts are sitting in safe havens in Pakistan which has taken no action against them despite being provided with credible evidence.
World News | Associated Press | Thursday October 11, 2012
US drones fired four missiles at a compound of a Pakistani militant commander in a northwestern tribal region on Thursday, killing 10 militants, while a pair of bombings in another part of the country killed 10 civilians and three security personnel, officials said.
World News | Associated Press | Tuesday October 4, 2011
Suspected Sunni extremists opened fire on Shiite Muslims traveling through southwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing 13 people in the latest apparent sectarian attack to hit the country, police said. Sunni militants with ideological and operational links to al-Qaida and the Taliban have carried out scores of bombings and shootings against minority ...
World News | Press Trust of India | Thursday June 23, 2011
Authorities in Pakistan have decided not to issue the vehicle registration numbers US-911, UK-911 and UK-77 to anyone due to their perceived links to the 9/11 terror attacks in the US and the 7/7 London bombings.The decision was made by the Islamabad Capital Territory's Excise and Taxation Office, which is currently allotting VIP numbers from the U...