Terrorism

  Karachi: Two dacoits killed in alleged police encounter

KARACHI: Two dacoits have been killed in an alleged police encounter that took place at Hassan Square in Karachi on Friday. According to the police, the dacoits were busy in looting people at Hassan Square. When the police arrived at the scene the da...

  Lawyer Ghulam Haider gunned down in Karachi

KARACHI: Another incident of firing claimed one more life as a lawyer was shot dead on Jehangir Road in Karachi on Friday. According to police, the incident took place when unidentified assailants opened fire at a car, killing the lawyer. The police ...

  Deadlock like situation in govt., Taliban talks: Prof Ibrahim

ISLAMABAD: Taliban liaison committee member Professor Ibrahim Friday said that a deadlock like situation has developed between the government and the Taliban and added that the army also was not happy over the release of the prisoners, media reported...

  Violence kills 21 in Iraq

BAGHDAD: Shootings and bombings in Iraq killed at least 21 people Thursday, officials said, as the country struggles with rampant violence ahead of parliamentary elections at the end of the month. The country is suffering from a protracted surge in b...

  Obama threatens fresh sanctions against Russia

WASHINGTON: US President Barack Obama told German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Thursday that the United States and its allies should prepare new sanctions against Russia if it escalates the crisis over Ukraine. "The president underscored the need for ...

  Talks with Taliban Pakistan’s internal matter: Foreign Office

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Thursday said that holding talks with the Taliban militants was Islamabad’s internal matter and nobody has the right to intervene. Foreign Office Spokesperson Tasnim Aslam in her weekly briefing reiterated that durable peace in...

  Karachi: Kidnapper killed in Surjani shootout

KARACHI:Police claimed to have recovered three abductees after a shootout, killing a suspect in Surjani Town area of the city on Friday. The police said a suspect was killed in the exchange of fire while his accomplices managed to flee. They said tha...

  40 killed during 1-month clashes of TTP rival groups

MIRANSHAH: The differences between the rival groups of Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has intensified leading to the fierce infighting for the last one month claiming more than 40 dead including key commanders, media reported. Sources said that the ...

  Blast leaves 12 injured in Lahore

LAHORE: At least 12 people were injured in a blast at a shop located at Pakistan Chowk in Ichra area of the city, media reported Friday. The shop owner said he had been receiving threat calls for the last some days. He said he had informed the police...

  Imran Khan says martial law will destroy Pakistan

LAHORE: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan has said that martial law would be destructive for Pakistan. “Impose martial law if you want destruction in Pakistan,” the cricket star turned politician said, adding that bringing about junta rule...

  Islamabad fruit market opens

ISLAMABAD: Following Wednesday powerful blast killing 25 and several injured, the fruit market after one-day mourning opened on Friday here, media reported. Although the usual trading activities after a day break have started, yet the gloom over the ...

  13 killed in Miranshah bombing, rocket attacks

MIRANSHAH: At least 13 persons were killed in remote control bomb and rocket attacks on two vehicles on Friday morning, media reported. Sources said that the first incident occurred in Tehsil Dattakhel of Miranshah, when a remote control bomb planted...

  Karachi police search operation, 15 arrested

KARACHI: The city police Friday conducting a search operation at Madina Colony, Gulshan-e-Iqbal arrested more than 15 persons, media reported. Police said that a search operation was conducted at Madina Colony located in Block 13-D, Gulshan-e-Iqbal o...

  Khwaja Asif distinguishes Musharraf from Pak army

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Defence, Khwaja Asif Thursday said there was a difference between General (retd) Pervez Musharraf and the institution of Pakistan army. “As a Minister for Defence, I value and regard services of the army,” Khwaja Asif ...

  PML-N lawyers forum office-bearer killed in Karachi

KARACHI: An office-bearer of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) lawyers' forum has been killed in a fresh wave of firing incidents in the metropolis on Thursday morning, increasing the death toll to 11. According to the police, the latest incident ...

  Lack of confidence between government and Taliban: Ibrahim

PESHAWAR: Member Taliban committee, Professor Ibrahim says there is a lack of confidence between the government and Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Ibrahim’s statement comes on a day when the TTP ceasefire expired after a ten day extension by the ban...

  Army Chief made a fair statement: Rana Sanaullah

LAHORE: Law Minister Rana Sanaullah Thursday said a red-alert has been issued across Punjab following the Wednesday’s deadly bomb blast in the capital city of Islamabad in which dozens of people lost their lives and scores others sustained wounds. Ta...

  Islamabad bombing: PM announces compensation

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday approved Rs 500,000 each as compensation for the families of victims of the Islamabad fruit and vegetable market bombing.According to a PM Office statement, those injured in the blast will receive Rs...

  40-day Talilban ceasefire expires today

KARACHI: The ten-day extension in ceasefire announced by the outlawed Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) is set to expire today – Thursday, April 10. The ceasefire publicly declared by the TTP in two phases lasted for a total of 40 days. Initially the T...

  Islamabad fruit vendors say bombing will not deter them

ISLAMABAD: A day after a deadly bombing claimed 24 lives, vendors at the Islamabad fruit and vegetable market say they will not be deterred. Traders and local residents gathered at the blast site to witness the damage caused by the bombing.Mohammad A...


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Feature / Analysis

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