Pakistan police kill militants in four-hour gun battle

Four militants and one policeman were killed during a four-hour shootout in restless northwestern Pakistan late on Tuesday, officials said.


Pak police investigate 'mysterious' death of Reuters journalist

Pakistan police have rounded up some people for questioning into the death of Reuters bureau chief in the country, who police said was found dead here under mysterious circumstances.

Four al Qaeda militants killed in Karachi: Police

Pakistani police on Friday said they had shot dead four regional al Qaeda militants including a senior leader in an early morning encounter in the port city of Karachi.

Pak police kill four militants in a raid

At least four militants were killed on Saturday in exchange of firing with police in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Pakistan police register blasphemy case against "disco mullah"

 Pakistan police said on Wednesday they were investigating blasphemy allegations against a man dubbed the "disco mullah" who quit a career in pop music to become a preacher.

Pakistan police kill seven Taliban militants in Karachi

 Pakistani police said on Friday they had killed seven Taliban militants in a gunfight in the southern port city of Karachi.

Pak police arrest 2 suspects involved in Bhutto attack case

Pakistan police Friday said they have arrested two members of outlawed Tehreek-e-Taliban allegedly involved in the deadly attack on slain former premier Benazir Bhutto's convoy in 2007.

Three policemen killed in Karachi

Three policemen have been killed in different violence incidents in Pakistan's financial capital Karachi, raising the number of policemen murdered this year in the city to 114.

Pakistan police file murder case against PM Nawaz Sharif, Shahbaz, aides

Pakistani police on Thursday finally registered a murder case against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his brother Shahbaz, key cabinet members and senior officials for their role in the killing of 14 supporters of Tahir-ul Qadri here, meeting a major demand of the fiery cleric.

Police website hacked in Pakistan

Hackers attacked the website of police in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi late on Thursday but no sensitive data has been compromised, an official said.

Six Pakistan policemen killed protecting Spanish tourist

At least six Pakistani tribal policemen, escorting a Spanish cyclist, were on Wednesday killed and the tourist critically injured as militants tried to abduct him in the highly volatile southwest Balochistan province.

It happens only in Pakistan! Police lodges FIR against toddler

Pakistani police has registered an FIR against a two-and-a-half-year-old boy on dacoity and snatching charges in the most populous Punjab province.

Pakistan police stumped by preaching centre bomb

Police investigating a bomb attack on a preaching centre in northwest Pakistan said Friday they had no clear idea who could have been behind the blast.

Police kill six terror suspects in Karachi

Six suspected militants were killed in the Pakistani port city of Karachi Thursday and a big terror plan had been foiled on the eve of religious processions by Shia Muslims, police said.

Senior police officer arrested for raping sisters in Pak

A senior police officer and two of his subordinates have been arrested in interior Sindh after being accused of raping two teenage sisters at a police station.

Shahbaz Bhatti`s killer arrested: Pak police

Pakistan police have arrested a Taliban militant allegedly involved in the killing of former Minister for Minorities` Affairs Shahbaz Bhatti, who was shot dead for speaking against the blasphemy laws.

Pak man arrested for sexually assaulting dead body

Police claim to have arrested a man who allegedly sexually assaulted the dead body of a minor girl in Pakistan`s Punjab province.

Pak police arrest one in prosecutor murder case

Pakistani police arrested 22-year-old law student for killing of senior prosecutor who was handling sensitive cases including the Benazir Bhutto assassination and the 26/11 Mumbai attacks.

Pak police avert clash over Bhagat Singh remembrance

Police intervention has averted a possible clash between some members of hardline religious groups and civil society activists who had gathered to commemorate the death anniversary of freedom fighter Bhagat Singh here.

Quetta blast: Shiite leaders in Pak call off protest; 170 detained

Pakistan`s minority Shia Hazara community on Tuesday put an end to a four-day-long protest by agreeing to bury those killed in Quetta blast on Saturday.