Quetta

Roadside bomb kills 2 Pakistani soldiers near Afghan border

No group immediately claimed responsibility. Army and other government officials were also not immediately available for comment.

Apr 10, 2020, 18:40 PM IST

Death toll in Pakistan mosque suicide bombing rises to 15

The attack was the second in the city this week, while police said they had foiled another by killing a suicide attacker in Rawalpindi city near Islamabad after he shot and killed two policemen. The Taliban denied in a statement that some of its members, including a senior commander, were killed.

Jan 11, 2020, 19:44 PM IST

Pakistan mosque blast kills at least 13 - police

Police said an improvised explosive device had been planted in the mosque inside a seminary. It went off during evening prayers on Friday.

Jan 10, 2020, 21:46 PM IST

Four killed in blast in a mosque in Pakistan's Balochistan, 15 injured

At least four people were killed and fifteen injured in a blast inside a mosque in Kuchlak near Quetta in Pakistan on Friday.

Aug 16, 2019, 16:45 PM IST

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