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Blast in Pakistan's Quetta, cop killed, 10 injured

The explosion in the provincial capital Quetta occurred when people were assembling for prayers near the mosque.

May 13, 2019, 23:19 PM IST

14 dead, several injured in bomb blast in Pakistan's Quetta city

A bomb blast ripped through a vegetable market in Pakistan's Quetta city early Friday, killing at least 14 people and injuring several others, media reports said.

Apr 12, 2019, 10:40 AM IST

Blast in Quetta in Balochistan as Pakistan votes, several casualties feared

The explosion took place at around 11:00 AM in Quetta's NA-260 constituency. The blast reportedly targeted a police vehicle.

Jul 25, 2018, 11:52 AM IST

BAP leader Siraj Raisani among 15 killed in Pakistan's Mastung blast

Senior police official Qaim Lashari said that the bomber attacked the convoy of Baluchistan provincial assembly candidate Siraj Raisani, who was running for a seat in the legislature in upcoming elections. 

Jul 13, 2018, 19:21 PM IST

Pakistan security forces foil suicide attack in Quetta

Officials have said a suicide bomber was shot down before he could detonate himself.

Mar 22, 2018, 21:03 PM IST

Terrorists kill mother, daughter working to eradicate polio

Unidentified gunmen on Thursday shot dead a mother and her daughter who were part of a polio vaccination team in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan's troubled Balochistan province.

Jan 19, 2018, 12:17 PM IST

Six Pakistan security men killed in attacks in Balochistan

A police constable was gunned down in Quetta following an attack yesterday in Turbat when militants shot dead five Frontier Corps (FC) personnel.

Jan 16, 2018, 15:44 PM IST

Pakistan church attack: Islamic State claims suicide bombing that killed 5

It said two Islamic State members had carried out the attack but provided no evidence for the claim.

Dec 17, 2017, 18:30 PM IST

4 killed, 20 injured in suicide bombing at church in Pakistan

At least four worshippers were killed and 20 others injured today in a suicide bombing at a church in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan's restive southwestern Balochistan province.

Dec 17, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

AIG among 3 officers killed in suicide bombing in Pakistan

A suspected suicide bomber on Thursday killed an Additional Inspector General and two other police officers in Pakistan's restive southwestern Balochistan province in a targeted attack, officials said.

Nov 09, 2017, 14:41 PM IST

Quetta coal mine collapse: Seven bodies recovered, search for remaining two on

Rescue workers recovered the bodies of seven mine workers who were buried under a landslide in the country's southwest, officials said on Saturday. 

Oct 22, 2017, 05:52 AM IST

CPEC security nightmare returns: Grenade attack in Gwadar injures 26 workers

There was no claim of responsibility for the attack, one of three on Thursday in the gas-rich southwestern province of Baluchistan.

Oct 20, 2017, 16:17 PM IST

Suicide bombing at southwestern Pakistani shrine kills six

A suicide bombing at a shrine in southwestern Pakistan on Thursday killed six people and left many wounded, a provincial government spokesman said.

Oct 05, 2017, 22:57 PM IST

US aware of Taliban's presence in Peshawar, Quetta: Nato chief

The US commander said the issue of terrorist sanctuaries outside Afghanistan was serious and needed to be addressed.

Aug 27, 2017, 15:25 PM IST

Roadside bomb blast kills eight soldiers in southwest Pakistan

A roadside bomb killed eight soldiers in a remote district in Pakistan`s southwestern province of Baluchistan, a government official said on Tuesday, the second attack within days in the troubled region.

Aug 16, 2017, 12:17 PM IST

Bomb kills at least 15 in Pakistani city of Quetta

The powerful blast hit as a paramilitary patrol passed by on the road, Baluchistan provincial home minister Sarfraz Bugti said, adding the patrol may have been the target.

 

Aug 13, 2017, 10:12 AM IST

Balochistan National Party's leader shot dead in Quetta

Naveed Dehwar, a leader of Balochistan National Party (BNP), and his guard were shot dead in Quetta city, police said.
 

Jul 06, 2017, 18:28 PM IST

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.

Jun 24, 2017, 18:27 PM IST

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.

 

Jun 24, 2017, 09:57 AM IST

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.

Jun 23, 2017, 22:41 PM IST