Pakistan: Death toll climbs to six in KP’s Mirali suicide blast

Three security personnel and as many children have been martyred in the Saturday’s suicide blast in Mirali tehsil of the North Waziristan tribal district, Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) said in a statement on Sunday. A suicide bomber had blown Read More …

Pakistan: April saw 24pc increase in militant attacks

A 24pc increase in the number of militant attacks was recorded in April as compared to March 2022, according to statistics released by Pakistan Institute for Conflict and Security Studies (PICSS). In April, militants carried out 34 attacks in which Read More …

Pakistan: Policeman killed, five others injured in two separate blasts in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province

A policeman has been killed and five others injured in two separate blasts in Pakistan’s restive Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, police said on Saturday. A police constable was killed and another was injured when an improvised explosive device detonated close to Read More …

Pakistan: 97 soldiers killed in 3 months in terror incidents along Afghanistan border

Last week Pakistani army conducted “retaliatory” strikes allegedly against the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) a militant group inside Afghanistan in Khost and Kunar provinces. While Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahid condemned the attack, Shabir Ahmed Osmani, director of information said at least Read More …

Pakistan: ISIL suicide bomber of Pakistan mosque was Afghan exile

An ISIL (ISIS) suicide bomber who killed 64 people at a Shia mosque in northwest Pakistan last week was an Afghan exile who returned home to train for the attack, police say. Two senior Pakistan police officials said the suicide Read More …

Pakistan: 57 dead, 200 injured in suicide bombing at Shi’ite mosque in Peshawar

At least 57 people were killed and nearly 200 others injured in a suicide attack at an imambargah in Peshawar’s Kocha Risaldar area during Friday prayers. The CCTV footage showed an attacker, donning black clothes, walking towards the police personnel Read More …

Pakistan: 5 policemen injured in bomb blast in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province

A bomb blast hit a police van deployed for polio vaccination in Pakistan’s northwest Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday, leaving at least five policemen injured, police officials said. The policemen were deployed with a polio eradication team for security in Read More …

Pakistan: Bomb disposal squad defused a bomb in Jamrud tehsil of Khyber district

A bomb disposal squad defused a bomb in Jamrud tehsil of Khyber district on Friday. Residents of the Ghundi area informed the authorities that a suspicious pressure cooker pot was lying in a dry canal. The squad personnel rushed to Read More …