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UN chief condemns terror attacks in Pakistan

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 09:05

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has asked Pakistan to step up its efforts to tackle terrorism, as he condemned the terror attacks on an airport in Karachi and killing of Shia pilgrims in that country.

Protect lives of religious minorities: US to Pak

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 07:31

After 25 Shia pilgrims were killed by terrorists in Balochistan, the US has severely condemned the tragic incident and has asked Pakistan to take steps to protect the lives of its religious minorities.

Several injured as blast targets Shia pilgrims in Pakistan

Last Updated: Wednesday, January 01, 2014, 20:10

The blast occurred at Akhtarabad area in provincial capital Quetta. According to initial reports, several people were injured in the incident and the bus burst into flames.

19 Shia pilgrims killed in Pak, UN chief appalled

Last Updated: Monday, December 31, 2012, 09:46

UN chief Ban Ki-Moon criticised the recent spate of terrorist attacks in Pakistan and reportedly said that he was “appalled by escalating terrorist violence.”

Pak: Three killed in suicide attack on bus carrying Shias

Last Updated: Tuesday, September 18, 2012, 21:24

The suspected bomber rammed his explosives-laden car into the bus that was travelling from Taftan town on the border with Iran to the provincial capital of Quetta.

LeJ claims responsibility for attack on pilgrims

Last Updated: Friday, June 29, 2012, 22:23

The banned Lashkar-e-Jhangvi has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a bus that killed 13 people, most of them Shia pilgrims returning from Iran, in Pakistan`s Quetta city.

3 killed, 4 injured as gunmen fire on Shia pilgrims in Pak

Last Updated: Friday, January 29, 2010, 19:48

Three persons were killed and four others seriously injured when unidentified gunmen opened fire on a group of Shia pilgrims in the south-western Pakistani city of Quetta on Friday, police said.