Death toll in Pak's Attock suicide attack rises to 20

The death toll in a brazen suicide attack that killed Pakistan's Punjab province Home Minister at his ancestral home in Attock district today rose to 20.

Pak's Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada assassinated in suicide attack
Pak's Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada assassinated in suicide attack

Pakistan's Punjab province Home Minister Shuja Khanzada was on Sunday assassinated along with eight others when a suicide bomber blew himself up at his house in Shadi Khal village in Attock district.

Abused Pakistani boy jumps before train over 'police apathy'

A 14-year-old boy, who was kidnapped and sexually abused by three men, committed suicide after police in Pakistan's Punjab province refused to help and instead demanded Rs 50,000 to register a case, the victim's father said on Saturday.

Pakistani police kills four Taliban terrorists in Punjab province

Pakistani police and counter- terrorism forces on Monday raided a house near here, killing four Taliban militants and seizing a large cache of arms as they claimed to have averted a "major terror attack".

Indian agency tried to sabotage Zimbabwe's tour of Pakistan: Minister
Indian agency tried to sabotage Zimbabwe's tour of Pakistan: Minister

In a sensational claim, the home minister of Punjab province in Pakistan on Tuesday said that India's Research and Analysis Wing (RAW) tried to sabotage Zimbabwe's recent tour of Pakistan, according to the Telegraph.

Rival groups in Pak end pre-partition enmity to give peace a chance

 A pre-partition enmity between two families in Pakistan's Punjab province that claimed 125 lives has ended after the two sides struck a reconciliation deal.

Pakistan hangs two convicts

 Two death row convicts were hanged on Tuesday in Pakistan`s Punjab province, a media report said.

Pak's Punjab province increases fine, imprisonment for child marriages

In a bid to discourage child marriages prevalent in the country, Pakistan's Punjab province has increased the jail term to six months and fine to Rs 50,000 for people involved in the practice.

Pakistani province unable to protect Chinese workers

Police in Pakistan`s Punjab province are considering withdrawal of security from Chinese people working on private projects apparently due to shortage of forces and excessive engagements in other security and law and order duties.

Man kills three women, commits suicide in Pakistan

A man shot dead three women before committing suicide by shooting himself in Lahore, capital city of the Pakistani province of Punjab, media reported Wednesday.

Pak Punjab Governor quits after blasting govt on Obama's India trip

The governor of Pakistan's Punjab province resigned today just days after slamming the Nawaz Sharif government for its "diplomatic failure" to build ties with the US after President Barack Obama's historic second visit to India.

Pakistan's first-ever high security prison ready for inauguration

Pakistan's first-ever high security prison, where dreaded terrorists will be kept, is ready for inauguration in Sahiwal in Punjab province.

Man belonging to minority Ahmadi community shot dead in Pakistan

In an alleged "faith driven attack", a young man belonging to the minority Ahmadi community has been shot dead in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Pak govt to crackdown on Punjab militant outfits, seminaries

Pakistan's government is all set to launch a crackdown on banned militant outfits and seminaries involved in militancy in the Punjab province as part of a "zero tolerance" approach to terrorism after the killing of 150 people in the Peshawar school attack.

Pakistan elderly couple with 4 children hacked to death for honour

In another incident of honour killing, an elderly couple, who had a love marriage 55 years ago, was brutally killed along with four of their children in Pakistan's Punjab province, media said on Wednesday.

Man pours acid down wife's throat over trivial issues in Pakistan

A 25-year-old married woman in Pakistan's Punjab province is battling for her life after her husband allegedly poured acid down her throat following an argument over trivial domestic issues.

Eight babies die in Pakistan as incubators malfunction

 Eight newborn babies died of asphyxiation at a hospital in eastern Pakistan`s Punjab province, after their incubators failed to supply them with oxygen, an official source told Efe news agency Wednesday.

Three children die in a 'toy bomb' blast in Pakistan

Three children were killed today?and another injured when a "toy bomb" exploded in a village bordering India in Pakistan's Punjab province.

Army officer among three killed in attack on Sufi shrine in Pakistan

In a deadly sectarian attack, three people, including a senior Pakistani army officer, were killed and seven others injured after gunmen opened indiscriminate fire at a Sufi shrine in Punjab province.

Three killed as rain wreaks havoc in Pakistan

At least 13 people were killed Thursday in rain related incidents across Pakistan`s Punjab province.