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Toll In Pakistan Twin Bombings Reach 67
The toll in the twin blasts that hit a market in Pakistan's Parachinar city has increased to 67, the media reported. According to a senior official, the toll increased after 22 people succumbed to their injuries on Saturday, reports Xinhua news agency. At least 140 people are still hospitalise..
China Urges Pakistan, Afghanistan To Improve Ties
Visiting Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi urged Pakistan and Afghanistan to improve ties as tensions between the two nations were not conducive to their stability and development as well as regional cooperation Wang made the remarks on Saturday during a meeting with Adviser to Pakistan's Prime M..
123 Killed In Pakistan Tanker Blast
At least 123 people were killed when an oil tanker exploded after it overturned in Pakistan's Punjab province on Sunday morning, police said. According to the police, people from nearby areas were collecting fuel from the oil tanker which had skidded off the highway and overturned..
Death Toll In Pakistan Bombings Rises To 63
The death toll in Friday's blasts targeting civilians and security personnel in Quetta and Parachinar areas of Pakistan has risen to 63, with nine people injured in the twin Parachinar blasts succumbing to their injuries overnight, local media reported. More than 200 injured people are being trea..
11 Killed In Pakistan Blast
At least 11 people were killed and over 20 injured in a blast in Pakistan's Quetta city, police said. The explosion occurred at around 9 a.m. near Balochistan province's Inspector General of Police (IGP) Ehsan Mehboob's office on Gulistan Road where important government offices are located "A ..
Pakistan Sends Back J&K Policeman Who Had Inadvertently Crossed Over 3 Years Back
A policeman of Jammu and Kashmir, who had inadvertently crossed over to Pakistan three years back, was yesterday sent back home. Constable Sohan Lal was handed over to the BSF by the Pakistan Rangers at the Wagah border in Punjab, BSF DIG Dharminder Pareek said. "Following the persistent effor..
Four Killed In Pakistan Blast
At least four people were killed and 10 others injured in an explosion near the office of Balochistan Police Chief in Quetta city on Friday, the media reported. Key government offices are located in the area where the explosion took place, reports The News International. The injured were moved..
Pakistan To Tighten Visa Regime For Chinese
Pakistani authorities have decided to tighten the visa regime for Chinese citizens visiting the country on business or work-related visas. The Interior Ministry on Wednesday said Chinese nationals seeking business visas would have to present an invitation from a recognised body at any of Pakista..
Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij: Their Is Nothing Called Hindu Terror
Pointing out at the Congress party for coining the term Hindu terrorism, Haryana Home Minister Anil Vij on Wednesday said, “A Hindu can never be a terrorist and the term was used by the grand old party for taking political mileage.” In reference to terror attacks in past, Vij said that “those ..
ICC Thinking Of Scrapping Champions Trophy
Pakistan may not get a chance to defend their Champions Trophy title with the International Cricket Council (ICC) debating the prospect of replacing the tournament with two expanded World Twenty20 events over a four-year cycle. The next edition of the Champions Trophy -- if it does take place --..