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Six injured in explosion near Karachi’s Shireen Jinnah Colony

KARACHI: At least six people sustained injuries in an explosion at a bus terminal near Karachi’s Shireen Jinnah Colony today (Tuesday). According to details, the local residents shifted the wounded persons to the nearby hospital using public transport as no

Aid summit raises $300 million for Lebanon

BEIRUT: A host of nations pledged nearly $300 million in humanitarian assistance for Lebanon at a conference aimed at garnering support for the crisis-hit country days after deadly explosions in Beirut. In a joint statement after Sunday’s virtual event, 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

Pakistan condoles over deadly explosion in Turkish factory

ISLAMABAD: The Foreign Office on Tuesday expressed condolences over a deadly blast last week at a fireworks factory in northwestern Turkey. In a statement, the foreign office conveyed heartfelt condolences to the government and people of Turkey on the loss

19 killed by gas explosion in Tehran

TEHRAN: A powerful explosion at a clinic in northern Tehran killed at least 19 people, the state-owned news agency reported citing officials. The blast at Sina At’har health centre caused damage to buildings in the vicinity and sent a plume

Blast reported near military base in Iran

TEHRAN: A huge explosion occurred east of Iran’s capital late Thursday, according to local media. In a footage circulating on social media, a bright orange flash followed by a large plume of smoke can be seen. Iranian state television reported,

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

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

Explosion kills one officer, injures 10 people in Quetta

QUETTA: An explosion near Police vehicle in Quetta killed one police officer and injured 10 others.  According to media reports, the explosive material was installed in the nearby vehicle. Several cars and motorbikes were damaged due to the intensity of

Blast at Quetta mosque claims five lives

QUETTA: A blast in Kuchlak area has claimed lives of at least five people and injured fifteen others on Friday. According to details, the blast occurred inside a mosque in Kuchlak area of Quetta on Friday afternoon. According to an