Bomb kills at least eight in shopping district in Pakistan’s Lahore By Mubashir Bukhari | LAHORE, PAKISTAN A bomb blast in an upscale shopping center in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore killed at least eight people and wounded 20 on Thursday, officials said, the latest in a surge of violence that has shaken the country.
Suicide bombers in Pakistan kill five in attack on court By Jibran Ahmad PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) – Suicide bombers attacked a court complex in Pakistan on Tuesday, killing five people and wounding 20, police officials said, the latest incident in a new surge of Islamist violence. All three of the attackers were carrying hand grenades
Wailing, anger at Sufi shrine in Pakistan after bomber kills 77 By Syed Raza Hassan SEHWAN SHARIF, Pakistan (Reuters) – Wailing Sufi devotees thronged a blood-stained shrine in southern Pakistan on Friday, shouting at police a day after a suicide bomber killed at least 77 people in an attack claimed by a regional branch of
Suicide attack on Pakistani shrine kills 72, claimed by Islamic State By Syed Raza Hassan | KARACHI, PAKISTAN A suicide bomber attacked a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least 72 people and wounding dozens more in the deadliest of a wave of bombings across the South Asian nation this week.
Death toll in Pakistan shrine bombing rises to 72- Official KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) – More than 70 people were killed when a suicide bomber detonated explosives at a crowded Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday, a police official said. Senior police officer Shabbir Sethar told Reuters from a local hospital that the death toll
Two dead in Pakistan as suicide bomber targets judges By Mehreen Zahra-Malik | ISLAMABAD A suicide bomber attacked a van carrying judges in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Wednesday, killing the driver and a passerby, police said, the second attack of the day in a new surge in militant violence. Security has improved in
Medical stores in Punjab opened, martyrs laid to rest Medical stores after a day-long closure opened Monday late night. The Punjab Chemist Council and Pharmaceuticals Association observed strike on Monday in Lahore and other parts of the Punjab. On the strike day, Lahore faced a suicidal bomb attack killing almost 13 persons including 7 policemen
Blast kills at least 13 in Pakistani city of Lahore, 83 injured By Mubasher Bukhari LAHORE, Pakistan (Reuters) – An explosion near the Punjab provincial assembly in the Pakistani city of Lahore killed at least 13 people and wounded 83 others on Monday, a senior police official said. Mushtaq Sukhera, inspector-general of police in Punjab
Suicide truck bomb kills about 100 in Iraq, mostly Iranian pilgrims BAGHDAD (Reuters) – A suicide truck bomb killed about 100 people, most of them Iranian Shi’ite pilgrims, at a petrol station in the city of Hilla 100 km (62 miles) south of Baghdad on Thursday, police and medical sources said. Islamic State, the ultra-hard-line
Peshawar Today in the early hours of the Tuesday morning a bomb exploded near the vehicle of security forces killing 3 personals of Frontier Constabulary. Four persons have suffered serious injuries told SSP operations. According to initial reports, the blast took place on Mall Road near the railway station in one of Peshawar’s sensitive areas