October 21, 2012

QUETTA: Three paramilitary force personnel were killed and 10 others were injured, some of them seriously, in a powerful bomb blast on the Sariab Road in the provincial capital on Friday. Confirming the number of deaths, independent sources said that three persons were killed in the explosion, while officials of the police said that two …Read More →

October 17, 2012

QUETTA – Seven people, including four members of Hazara community, were gunned down in separate incidents of firing in two different towns of Balochistan on Tuesday while a bullet-riddled body was recovered from Sardar Kareez area of Quetta. DIG Investigation Hamid Shakeel said three armed assailants riding motorbikes sprayed a volley of bullets on a …Read More →

September 17, 2012

LOWER DIR: At least ten persons were killed and several wounded in a remote control bomb blast near a passenger bus at Jadool on Sunday here, Geo News reported. Police said that a remote control bomb was detonated targeting a passenger bus at a place called Banarh in Jadool area, which resulted in the death …Read More →

September 17, 2012

SADDA: Unidentified gunmen shot dead three bee-keepers, including two Afghan nationals, in Gaidu area of upper Kurram Agency on Saturday, official sources said. The sources said that two brothers Hazrat Ali, Sardar Ali and Muhammad Rehman had recently shifted to Gaidu from Spina Shaga. They said unidentified armed men came to their tent at 4 …Read More →

September 17, 2012

MINGORA: Peshawar High Court (PHC) Chief Justice Dost Muhammad Khan has said that the courts will continue to take notice if government institutions do not perform well, as people at the helm of affairs do not act until summoned by the courts. “Injustice will continue if the rule of law is not ensured,” he said …Read More →

September 17, 2012

PESHAWAR, Sept 13: Protracted military operation in Khyber Agency and other parts of Fata may put thousands of children in a precarious situation as relief organisations, according to their representatives, are struggling to get funds to save around 400,000 displaced children from malnutrition and various deadly diseases. Like displaced persons, donor agencies and international non-governmental …Read More →

September 17, 2012

QUETTA: As many as 10 labourers were killed and another four sustained injuries in the Dasht area of Mastung on Thursday after unidentified people opened fire on them. Mastung Deputy Commissioner (DC) Irfan Shah said that 15 people were working on the RCD Highway when unidentified men opened fire on them. As a result, nine …Read More →

July 2, 2012

TIMERGARA: Security forces Sunday claimed they had killed at least 34 Afghanistan-based militants during border skirmishes in the Upper Dir district over the last three days. According to sources, militants attacked check posts in Sunai and Karakar in Upper Dir and 34 militants were killed in the ensuing gun battle. Afghanistan-based Maulana Fazlullah-led militants have …Read More →

July 2, 2012

MIRANSHAH: Six persons were killed and three others sustained injuries when a US drone hit a house in Dre Nishtar village in the remote and mountainous Shawal valley in North Waziristan Agency on Sunday. Official and tribal sources said the drone fired two missiles and struck a house located in the forest-covered Shawal valley.The sources …Read More →

June 30, 2012

BARA: Eight soldiers were killed in a bomb explosion in the Bara Tehsil of Khyber Agency on Thursday, said a security official. “A double-cabin pick-up truck of security forces was heading from Alamgodar area to main Bara bazaar when it was targetted with an improvised explosive device (IED) near the Al-Haj Market locality,” he said …Read More →