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Death toll from Pakistan attacks rises to 73

The death toll from multiple attacks in Pakistan rose to 73, officials said Saturday, a day after the bomb and gun assaults in three cities shook the country as it prepared to mark the end of Ramadan, Islam`s holiest month.

Pakistan mourns attack victims; Army launches crackdown on militants

Pakistan was in a state of shock after weeks of relative peace as terrorists struck at three cities, killing 62 people and wounding over 100, prompting the army to launch a countrywide crackdown on militants.

UN chief's meetings with India, Pak PMs sign of his commitment to Kashmir issue: Aide

UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres' several meetings with Prime Ministers of India and Pakistan in the six months since he assumed charge is a sign of his involvement and commitment over the Kashmir issue, according to one of his spokespersons.

United States ends role of special envoy to Afghanistan and Pakistan

A senior State Department official told AFP that acting special representative Laurel Miller left the post without a replacement being named.

Pakistan Border Action Team member had carried headband camera, dagger to mutilate Indian jawans, record terror attack

Pakistan Border Action Team member had carried headband camera, dagger to mutilate Indian jawans, record terror attack

A team of Pakistani special forces had on June 22 sneaked 600 metres across the LoC, killing two Indian soldiers while losing one of their men in retaliatory action.

Priorities and nature of ties with India, Pakistan different: White House

Priorities and nature of ties with India, Pakistan different: White House

"We realise that the pace and scope of that relationship is going to be different in each case," the official, who spoke on condition of anonymity said in response to a question on concerns in Pakistan with regard to increasing ties with India.

United Nations chief condemns separate bomb attacks in Pakistan

Dozens of people were killed and more than 100 were injured in the two separate attacks.

 

Twin blasts at Pakistan's Parachinar: Blasts death toll rises to 25, over 100 injured so far

Twin blasts at Pakistan's Parachinar: Blasts death toll rises to 25, over 100 injured so far

The explosions targeted people shopping in the area and those heading out of the city ahead of Eid-ul-Fitr, local political administration officials said.

Pakistan's concept of Sharia has nothing to do with Islam, says rights Shiraz Ahmad

Ahmadiyas were declared non-Muslim in 1974 by the government of Zulfikar Ali Bhutto and were further deprived through an Anti-Ahmadiya Ordinance in 1984 promulgated by then military dictator General Zia-ul-Haq.

Enforcement Directorate books Hafiz Saeed, Hurriyat, Hizbul, Lashkar members for money laundering, to probe hawala links

Enforcement Directorate books Hafiz Saeed, Hurriyat, Hizbul, Lashkar members for money laundering, to probe hawala links

The Enforcement Directorate on Friday registered a case against Hurriyat Lashkar-e-Toiba chief Hafiz Saeed and members of Mirwaiz Umar Farooq's Hurriyat Conference, Hizb-ul-Mujahideen and Dukhtaran-e-Millat under Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA). 

15 killed, at least 70 injured as twin explosions hit Pakistan's Parachinar, suicide bombing expected

15 killed, at least 70 injured as twin explosions hit Pakistan's Parachinar, suicide bombing expected

Another twin explosion rocked the Parachinar area of Pakistan on Friday killing at least 15 people and injuring dozens. 

Financial watchdog FATF slams Pak on terror financing

At its meeting in Spain's Valencia, FATF, a Paris-based organisation which sets standards for banks globally, closely scrutinised Pakistan's record on terror financing.

Car bombing in southwest Pakistan kills 13, at least 20 wounded

Car bombing in southwest Pakistan kills 13, at least 20 wounded

A suicide bomber blew up his explosive-laden car near the office of the regional police chief in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province today, killing at least 13 people, including six policemen, and injuring 20 others.

Hindus facing persecution in Pakistan, Bangladesh: Report

In the report, HAF lists Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Malaysia and Pakistan as "egregious violators" of human rights of Hindu minorities.

 

US Congressmen say Pakistan accountable for American blood on its hands, table bill to revoke Islamabad's ally status

US Congressmen say Pakistan accountable for American blood on its hands, table bill to revoke Islamabad's ally status

A MNNA country is eligible for priority delivery of defense material, an expedited arms sale process, and a US loan guarantee program.

At least 11 dead in Pakistan's Quetta explosion

At least 11 dead in Pakistan's Quetta explosion

An explosion targeting a police vehicle in Pakistan`s southwestern Quetta city on Friday killed at least 11 people and injured around 20 others, officials said.

 India slams Pakistan over 'confessional video' of Kulbhushan Jadhav

India slams Pakistan over 'confessional video' of Kulbhushan Jadhav

India on Thursday night dismissed as "farcical" Pakistan releasing a fresh "confessional video" of Indian national Kulbhushan Jadhav.

Pakistan decries drone strikes on its soil, as US considers more against Afghan Taliban taking shelter inside Pak

Pakistan decries drone strikes on its soil, as US considers more against Afghan Taliban taking shelter inside Pak

Pakistan on Thursday condemned drone strikes on its soil as violations of sovereignty, after U.S. officials suggested Washington might ramp them up against Afghan Taliban taking refuge inside Pakistan.

Taliban's safe havens inside, not outside Afghanistan: Pakistan

Relations between the two countries have turned sour since Afghanistan`s President Ashraf Ghani accused Pakistan of waging an "undeclared war of aggression" against his country.