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World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday October 16, 2013
A senior Pakistani provincial minister was among eight people killed when a suicide bomber detonated his explosive laden vest at the politician's home in the restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa today, police said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday September 24, 2013
A devastating double suicide attack on a church in northwest Pakistan has triggered fears among the country's beleaguered Christian community that they will be targeted in a fresh wave of Islamist violence.
World | Reuters | Monday September 23, 2013
Pope Francis on Sunday condemned a blast at a church in Pakistan that killed at least 78 people as an act of "hatred and war".
India | Indo-Asian News Service | Monday September 23, 2013
Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Sunday condemned in the strongest terms the suicide attacks in Peshawar in Pakistan in which 60 people were killed, terming it as "yet another deeply disturbing manifestation of the evil forces of terror".
World | Associated Press | Sunday September 22, 2013
A pair of suicide bombers detonated their explosives outside a historic church in northwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing 75 people in the deadliest-ever attack on the country's Christian minority, officials said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday September 22, 2013
A double suicide bombing killed more than 60 people at a church service in northwest Pakistan on Sunday, officials said, believed to be the deadliest attack on Christians in the troubled country.
World | Press Trust of India | Sunday September 22, 2013
Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif today condemned the bomb blast outside a church in Peshawar that killed at least 45 people, including children. Sharif said terrorists have no religion and targeting innocent people is against the teachings of Isl...
World | Edited by Mala Das (with inputs from Agencies) | Sunday September 22, 2013
At least 45 people, including children, have died and nearly 70 injured in twin blasts inside the premises of a church in a crowded area in Peshawar in Pakistan. 13 of the injured are said to be in critical condition.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 25, 2013
The Jundullah faction of the banned Pakistani Taliban today claimed responsibility for the suicide attack on an ISI office in Sindh province, saying it was carried out to avenge the killing of commander Waliur Rehman in a US drone strike.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday July 25, 2013
The death toll has risen to nine from a suicide car bomb attack on Pakistan's top intelligence agency and police living quarters in the southern town of Sukkur, officials said today.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday July 11, 2013
At least seven people were killed on Thursday in Pakistan in two separate blasts, including a suicide attack on the Pak-Afghan border apparently targeting soldiers.
World | Reuters | Friday June 21, 2013
A suicide bombing at a Pakistani religious centre killed 13 worshippers on Friday, the third major attack to test the new government since the Taliban vowed revenge for a US drone strike that killed its deputy commander.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday June 19, 2013
The death toll from a suicide attack at a funeral in Pakistan rose to 34 today after seven victims died overnight in hospital, police said.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday June 18, 2013
A suicide bombing at a funeral in Pakistan on Tuesday killed at least 27 people including a provincial lawmaker, police said, the deadliest attack to hit the country in more than three months.
World | Associated Press | Friday March 29, 2013
Police say a suicide bomber attacked a security convoy in northwestern Pakistan, killing at least six people, including two women.
World | Associated Press | Monday February 18, 2013
Militants wearing suicide vests and disguised as policemen attacked the office of a senior political official in northwestern Pakistan on Monday, killing five people, police and hospital officials said.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday December 22, 2012
A leading anti-Taliban politician was among eight persons killed today when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a house in Peshawar city where leaders of the Awami National Party (ANP) were holding a meeting.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday November 7, 2012
A suicide bomber killed a senior police officer and two of his colleagues and wounded more than 30 people in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar on Wednesday, officials said.
World | Associated Press | Friday August 19, 2011
A suicide bomber struck a mosque in a Pakistani tribal region during Friday prayers, officials said, killing at least 40 people and wounding 85 others in the deadliest attack in the country in recent weeks. The attack came during the holy month of Ra...
World | Associated Press | Friday May 13, 2011
A pair of suicide bombers attacked recruits leaving a paramilitary training centre in Pakistan on Friday, killing 80 people in an especially deadly strike that the Pakistani Taliban claimed it carried out to avenge the killing of Osama bin Laden.The blasts in the northwest were a reminder of the sav...