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People kept on looting after Anarkali blast

LAHORE: The investigation in the Anarkali blast revealed looting incident after the explosion on Friday. According to details, the blast was followed by a fire and a stampede in Pan Mandi area of the market. In the same stampede, there

Blast cuts power to Afghan capital Kabul

KABUL: An explosion brought down electricity lines and cut off power to Afghanistan’s capital Kabul on Thursday. The cause of the blast was not immediately clear. “Moments ago, an explosion blew up a power pylon in Qala Murad Beg area

Beirut marks one year since port blast, demands for justice

BEIRUT: Lebanon marked the first anniversary of the catastrophic Beirut port explosion on Wednesday, with residents expressing anger and sadness in a city where many are still in mourning and demanding justice. One year since the blast, caused by a

Indian terror financing

India’s nefarious designs have once again have exposed after its links have been proven in the Johar Town explosion in Lahore last week. The Indian media rejoiced at Pakistan being retained in the FATF’s grey list but it is now

Another suspect arrested in Lahore’s Johar Town blast

LAHORE: Another suspect has been arrested on Monday in connection with the blast investigation in Johar Town area which killed three people and injured several others. Law enforcement agencies have reportedly arrested the suspect who had parked the explosive-laden car

Lahore blast

After several months of calm, the news of a blast in Johar Town area of Lahore spread chaos in the city and raised fear that terror incidents had returned. At least four people including a six-year-old child lost their lives

Johar Town blast: CTD arrests suspects in raids, vehicle owner

LAHORE: The Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) on Thursday conducted raids across different cities of Punjab in connection with the Johar Town blast and arrested several suspects.  Four people were killed and 23 others were injured when an explosive-laden vehicle blew up

Death toll from Afghan school blast reaches 68 as families bury victims

KABUL: The death toll from a bomb attack outside a school in the Afghan capital Kabul has risen to 68 with doctors struggling to care for 165 injured victims and families searching desperately for missing children. Explosions on Saturday evening

Former Maldives President Nasheed injured in blast

MALE: Former Maldives president and current Parliament Speaker Mohamed Nasheed was injured in a blast near his home and was being treated in a hospital. Maldives Home Minister Imran Abdulla told a local television that Nasheed’s injuries were not life-threatening

Quetta blast was a suicide attack: Sheikh Rasheed

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Sheikh Rasheed Ahmed has confirmed the blast that took place a day earlier in the parking of a hotel in Quetta was a suicide bomb attack and has been claimed by the proscribed Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) The minister

Will not allow scourge of terrorism to rise again: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has taken notice and strongly condemned the blast outside a hotel in Quetta in which four people were killed and over a dozen others were injured. While monitoring the whole situation till late at night,

Four children, two women injured in Karachi cylinder blast

KARACHI: At least six people were injured after a gas explosion occurred at a house on Friday morning in Soldier Bazaar of Karachi. According to rescue officials, two women and four children were injured in the incident. The rescue teams

Three killed, several injured in Karachi cylinder blast

KARACHI: A woman and two children were killed while six others were injured when a cylinder blast occurred  on Wednesday morning in Karachi. The incident occurred in a shop located in Mosmiyat area of the city. At least six people

Two Rangers personnel injured in Khairpur blast

KHAIRPUR: At least four people including two Rangers personnel were injured in a cracker attack on a paramilitary vehicle in Khairpur city. The assailants hurled a cracker explosive on a Rangers vehicle near Barr Chowk of the city, leaving four

5 dead, 20 injured in Gulshan-e-Iqbal explosion

KARACHI: At least five people were killed and twenty people were injured in an explosion near Maskan Chowrangi in Gulshan-i-Iqbal area on Wednesday morning. Law enforcement agencies and recuse officials have reached the site. The explosion occurred on the second

Seven injured in Quetta grenade attack

QUETTA: At least seven people were injured on Wednesday in a grenade blast on Quetta’s Samungli Road. According to police, a grenade was thrown at labourers working on an under-construction bridge. Five of the labourers and two passersby were injured

Five killed in Nowshera explosives blast

NOWSHERA: Five people were killed and two others were seriously injured after an explosion in a scrap godown in Noweshera. The incident occurred in Akbarpura area where an explosion took place in a warehouse and a huge fire erupted killing

Four injured during motorcycle explosion in Quetta

QUETTA: At least four people were injured in a blast on Quetta’s Sariab Road on Friday. According to police, the blast occurred in a motorcycle installed with explosive material parked near a mosque where Friday prayers were being offered. The

Five killed, several injured as blast strikes Chaman

CHAMAN: At least five people were killed and fifteen others were injured on Monday when a blast ripped through Chaman in Balochistan. The injured had been shifted to a Civil Hospital Chaman The bomb reportedly targetted a vehicle of the

Death toll from Beirut blasts climbs to at least 100

BEIRUT: Lebanese rescue workers dug through the mangled wreckage of buildings looking for survivors after a massive warehouse explosion sent a devastating blast wave across Beirut, killing at least 100 people and injuring nearly 4,000. Officials said the toll was

At least 20 injured as blast rocks Parachinar’s Turi Bazaar

PESHAWAR: At least 20 people have sustained critical injuries in an explosion in Parachinar’s Turi Bazaar in Kurram District, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. According to details, police and security personnel have cordoned off the area. A team from the Bomb Disposal Squad

1 dead, several injured in Turbat market blast

QUETTA: One person died and seven others were injured after a blast occurred in a market in Turbat on Tuesday morning.  Police confirmed at least seven were injured when the blast took place in the market.  Two are said to

Blast near Ehsaas centre leaves one dead, six injured

KARACHI: A blast occurred near a centre of the Ehsaas Program in Liaquatabad area on Friday leaving one person and six others injured. Contingents of Police and Rangers have reached the site of the incident and are conducting initial investigation.

Two Rangers personnel, one civilian killed in Ghotki blast

GHOTKI: Two Rangers personnel and one civilian lost their lives when a blast took place near a security forces vehicle in Ghotki city of Sindh. DSP Hafiz Qadir said that Rangers personnel were buying meat in the market when a

Four consecutive blasts hit Kabul, four civilians injured

KABUL: Four civilians were injured on Monday after the Afghan capital was rocked by roadside bombs that exploded in less than 90 minutes. Kabul police spokesman Ferdaws Faramarz said that the explosion wounded four civilians including a child. Militants had carried

Nine injured in Chaman blast targeting Levies personnel

QUETTA: At least nine people, including two Levies personnel, were injured on Saturday in an explosion near Levies Lines in Chaman area of Balochistan. According to the police, the blast took place on Taj Road in Chaman where unidentified miscreants

President, PM condemn mosque blast in Quetta

ISLAMABAD: President Arif Alvi and Prime Minister Imran Khan have condemned the blast that took place inside a mosque in Quetta on Friday.  Both the leaders prayed for the martyrs, and patience for the affected families. The president also prayed

Blast in Quetta mosque claims 15 lives, injures 19

QUETTA: At least 15 people were killed and 19 were injured in a blast inside a mosque in Balochistan’s capital. According to reports, a blast in a mosque in Satellite Town claimed 15 lives including a Deputy Superintendent of Police

At least two dead, 14 injured in Quetta blast

QUETTA: At least two people were killed and several others were injured on Tuesday in a blast on McConaghey Road near Liaquat Bazaar in Quetta. Police said that initial findings suggests that explosive material may be involved. The blast took

One dead, six wounded in Lahore cylinder explosion

LAHORE: A mechanic died and six others were injured on Saturday when a blast took place inside a shop that repaired air conditioners. The blast took place in the city’s Township area. The body and the injured persons were shifted