Gunmen kill 20 labourers in SW Pakistan: Officials

Gunmen have killed 20 construction workers in Pakistan`s restive southwestern province of Baluchistan, shooting them at point blank range after identifying where they were from, officials said Saturday.

Five suspected terrorists killed in Karachi

 Five suspected terrorists were killed on Wednesday in a security operation in Pakistan`s port city of Karachi.

Hindu devotee from Pakistan drowns to death in Haridwar

A Hindu devotee from Pakistan on Friday drowned in the Ganga while having a bath here.

10 burn to death in road accident in Pakistan

At least 10 people have been burnt alive and nine others injured when an overloaded passenger van overturned and caught fire in Pakistan's southern Sindh province.

Blast derails passenger train in Pakistan, 15 injured

At least 15 people, including two women, were injured on Thursday when a passenger train derailed after militants triggered a blast on the railway track in Pakistan's southern Sindh province.

Pakistan mourns victims of deadly suicide bombing in Shi'íte mosque
Pakistan mourns victims of deadly suicide bombing in Shi'íte mosque

Pakistan on Saturday mourned the victims of the deadly suicide bombing in a Shia mosque in southern Sindh province that killed 61 people with many of the injured still in critical condition, officials said.

Pakistani political party alleges extra-judicial killing

Pakistan`s Muttahida Qaumi Movement`s (MQM) Rabita committee or central coordination committee on Tuesday said party workers were being tortured, killed, and their bodies dumped, media reported.

62 killed as bus crashes into oil tanker in southern Pakistan

 At least 62 people, including women and children, were on Sunday killed when their overcrowded bus collided head-on with a speeding oil tanker, sparking a major fire in southern Pakistan, in the deadliest road accident to hit the country in recent times.

Political activist's execution postponed in Pakistan

The Pakistan federal government on Monday postponed the execution of Saulat Mirza, an activist of the Muttahida Qaumi Movement party (MQM) on death row, Dawn News reported.

13 militants killed in Karachi clash

At least 13 militants were killed in a clash with the police in Pakistan`s southern port city of Karachi Monday night, police said.

Pakistan plunges into darkness after power failure

Pakistan on Friday today faced a major power breakdown as its national grid system collapsed due to technical issues, plunging large parts of the country into darkness.

Hindu temple vandalized in Pakistan's Sindh province

A small Hindu temple has been vandalized by unidentified men in Pakistan's southern Sindh province, leading to protests by the community members and local political parties.

Wave of child deaths in Pakistan desert

Nearly 300 children have died this year in desert communities in southern Pakistan, officials said on Wednesday, as poor monsoon rains and livestock diseases have combined to worsen malnutrition.

Sindh assembly censures Imran Khan

 The Sindh Provincial Assembly on Wednesday passed a unanimous resolution against cricketer-turned- politician Imran Khan for allegedly terming Sindhis as "slaves".

Drought kills nine people in Pak's Sindh province district

 Nine people, including infants, died today from malnutrition in a drought-hit remote Sindh province district, home to thousands of minority Hindus in Pakistan.

Bus crash in southern Pakistan kills 56 people

At least 56 people were killed Tuesday when a passenger bus collided head-on with a goods truck in southern Pakistan, officials said.

Drought, poor health-care kill 275 children in Pak's Sindh

At least 275 children have died in the last eleven months due to an unabated drought and lack of health care facilities in a remote Sindh province district, home to thousands of minority Hindus in Pakistan.

Pak Hindus demand dual voting rights for non-Muslims

A leading Hindu organisation in Pakistan on Tuesday passed a resolution demanding the government and all political parties to bring a constitutional amendment allowing non-Muslims to cast dual vote to elect their representative of national and provincial assemblies.

MP Guv issues directives to rectify mistake in national anthem in school textbooks

Madhya Pradesh Governor Ram Naresh Yadav has directed the state government to correct the word 'Sindhu' to 'Sindh' in the National Anthem published incorrectly in various text-books of MP State Board.

Errant Taliban tweet claims spokesman in Pakistan

An apparently errant tweet by the Taliban's spokesman in Afghanistan gave his location as being in neighbouring Pakistan.