12 killed in rescue boat tragedy in Pakistan

At least 12 people of a marriage party, including the bridegroom and two children, were killed when a rescue boat capsized near the Pakistani city of Multan, even as ravaging floods continue to wreak havoc in the country affecting over two million people, officials said on Sunday.

Floods threaten Pakistan's historic Multan city

After causing widespread damage in northern Punjab in Pakistan, the devastating floods now threaten the historic city of Multan and its famous shrines, even as authorities struggle to save the city.

Pakistan Army helicopter crashes; 2 pilots killed

A Pakistan Army helicopter crashed tonight near Multan while it was on training mission, killing the two pilots on board.

ISI officer kidnapped in Pakistan`s Multan district

An ISI officer who is also the nephew of Chief Justice of Pakistan was today kidnapped from Multan district of Punjab province.

Masked men attack Pakistani daily Jang`s editor

An editor of Pakistan`s `Jang` daily has been attacked by arms-wielding masked men and beaten up near his house in Multan.

Blasphemy accused Aasia Bibi shifted for security reasons

Pakistani authorities have shifted a Christian woman accused of blasphemy to a high security prison in Punjab province.

Ex-Pak PM Gilani`s son got threats from LeJ, Sipah-e-Sahaba

Former premier Yousuf Raza Gilani`s son Ali Haider was kidnapped by gunmen while campaigning for Pakistan`s landmark elections.

Where is Ali Haider Gilani? Pakistani police clueless

It`s been a day since the abduction of Ali Haider Gilani, but police have yet to find any clue which could help them in cracking down the case.

Former Pak PM Gilani`s son abducted, Taliban’s role suspected

Ali Haider Gilani, the son of Pakistan’s ex-prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, has been kidnapped by unidentified men in Multan.

Srinagar CRPF camp attack: Pakistan militant arrested

A Pakistani militant, suspected to be involved in the suicide attack on a CRPF camp here, was on Thursday arrested from Chattabal area in the city.

Zardari visits Gilani; assures the former PM of support

Zardari added that the party had planned a strategy to challenge Gilani`s disqualification as a lawmaker.

Rain kills 46 in Pakistan

Many victims died due to electrocution and in house collapses in Punjab and Sindh provinces.

Pak: Women tied to pole for trying to steal clothes

As the women were tied to the pole, people photographed them and shot videos with their mobile phones.

Five Tehrik-e-Taliban terrorists arrested in Pak

Pakistani security agencies arrested five Tehrik-e-Taliban terrorists and seized weapons from them in Multan district.

Six killed in Pakistan building blast

Six persons were killed and 10 others injured when explosive materials used in making fireworks went off inside a building in Multan.

Pakistan holds by-polls on Gilani`s vacated seat

The ruling Pakistan People`s Party sees the by-polls in Multan as a contest between itself and the judiciary and right wing parties.

PPP nominates Gilani`s son to contest by-poll

The ruling Pakistan People’s Party said Abdul Qadir Gilani would contest the by-poll in Multan constituency scheduled for July 19.

By-poll schedule of NA seat held by Gilani out

The by-poll to the constituency in Multan in Punjab province will be held on July 19, the Election Commission said in a statement.

Gunmen seize 2 foreigners in Pakistan

Two foreign aid workers, out of which one is an Italian, were taken from the city of Multan in Punjab province.

Twin blasts hit Pakistan’s Multan city; 12 dead

At least 12 people were killed Tuesday in two simultaneous blasts targetted at a building of Pakistan`s spy agency in Multan city, officials and media reports said.