Quetta blast

14 injured in roadside blast near hospital in Pakistan's Quetta, massive combing ops underway

14 injured in roadside blast near hospital in Pakistan's Quetta, massive combing ops underway

Targeted killings have become increasingly common in Quetta, the capital of Baluchistan province.

Aug 11, 2016, 11:28 AM IST

Pakistan lawyers boycott courts after suicide blast

The attack has been claimed by both a faction of the Pakistani Taliban called Jammat-ul-Ahrar (JuA), and the Islamic State group (IS).

Aug 09, 2016, 10:31 AM IST
Pakistan Army orders special operations after Quetta blast

Pakistan Army orders special operations after Quetta blast

Gen Sharif told intelligence agencies to initiate "special combing operations to target those involved in terror attacks", a spokesperson for the military said.

Aug 08, 2016, 19:52 PM IST
Pakistan hospital bomb attack: Death toll rises to 63, over 150 injured

Pakistan hospital bomb attack: Death toll rises to 63, over 150 injured

Death toll from blast at a major hospital in the Pakistani city of Quetta has risen to 65.

Aug 08, 2016, 15:44 PM IST

Pakistan's Quetta blast: Death toll rises to 45, over 50 injured so far

A bomb at a hospital in Pakistan`s southwestern city of Quetta on Monday killed 45 people and wounded more than 50, the provincial health minister said, significantly raising the casualty toll from initial estimates.

Aug 08, 2016, 15:17 PM IST

Suicide bomb kills at least nine in Balochistan

Nine people were killed and more than 35 injured Saturday when a suicide bomber on a bicycle blew himself up near a security forces truck in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, officials said.

Feb 06, 2016, 20:07 PM IST
Five security personnel killed in blast in Pakistan

Five security personnel killed in blast in Pakistan

At least five security personnel were killed and two others sustained injuries in a road-side bomb targeting a convoy of security forces in Marget area of Quetta on Monday.

Jan 18, 2016, 15:27 PM IST

One killed, 22 hurt in Pakistan blast

At least one person was killed and 22 others, including eight children, were killed in a powerful blast in Pakistan`s southwestern city of Quetta, capital of Balochistan province, Thursday evening, media reported.

Dec 19, 2013, 21:12 PM IST

Woman LeJ suicide bomber hit Quetta university bus: Pak police

A woman Lashkar-e-Jhangvi suicide bomber attacked university bus carrying women and her male accomplice struck a hospital in Pakistan`s Quetta, as death toll rose to 26 in the multiple strikes.

Jun 16, 2013, 13:25 PM IST

Death toll in Quetta attack rises to 91

A woman injured in last week`s devastating bomb attack in a Shia-dominated area of Quetta city in southwest Pakistan died Thursday, taking the death toll in the incident to 91.

Feb 21, 2013, 19:01 PM IST

Pak rights watchdog appeals to President, PM to visit Quetta

A Pakistani rights watchdog appealed to President Asif Ali Zardari to visit Quetta and take personal initiatives for security of Shia Hazaras.

Feb 20, 2013, 17:34 PM IST

Pak govt operation against Quetta blast suspects `just for show`?

The security operation announced by the Pakistani government against those responsible for the bombing that killed at least 89 people in Quetta, is just for show, experts have said.

Feb 20, 2013, 14:11 PM IST

Quetta attack: Pak`s Shias bury dead amid anti-govt slogans

Hazara Shias began burying the dead in Hazara Town graveyard on Wednesday as Pakistan government had detained 170 and killed four militants in a ‘targeted operation’ as demanded.

Feb 20, 2013, 13:59 PM IST

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.

Feb 19, 2013, 18:52 PM IST

Pak CJ seeks govt response on attacks on Shias

Supreme Court Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry took suo moto notice of a series of attacks that killed hundreds of Shia Hazaras in Quetta and sought a response from the government regarding steps taken to address the issue.

Feb 19, 2013, 10:25 AM IST

Quetta blast: Pak`s Shias refuse to bury dead; want Army control

Pakistan`s minority Shia Hazara community refused to bury victims of a devastating bombing in Quetta that claimed 89 lives till the Army takes control of the southwestern city.

Feb 18, 2013, 09:34 AM IST

Another blast in Quetta in Pakistan

Many sustained injuries when an explosion occurred at Sibi Road near cattle market in Quetta, according to a report.

Jan 15, 2013, 10:52 AM IST

Five killed, 20 injured in Quetta blast

The vehicle was hit by the blast in Shahbaz Town in the suburbs of Quetta city, the capital of the restive Balochistan province this afternoon.

Nov 21, 2012, 15:43 PM IST

Pak: 3 security personnel killed in Quetta blast

Three paramilitary personnel were killed instantly and a vehicle was damaged by the blast.

Oct 19, 2012, 23:33 PM IST

Pakistan: One killed, 3 wounded in Quetta blast

A man was killed and three others were injured in a blast in Quetta city of southwestern Pakistan, police officials said Thursday.

Sep 13, 2012, 11:38 AM IST