PESHAWAR: A suicide bomber blew himself up near a police station in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday, killing at least six people, Dawn News reported.
KARACHI: Security forces, on Monday, arrested Taliban commander Abdullah and his brother from Karachi.
LAHORE: The Crime Investigation Agency (CIA) police claimed on Monday to have arrested a key Taliban/Al Qaeda activist wanted in a terrorist attack on Sri Lanka’s cricket team.
KARACHI: More than 12 Awami National Party (ANP) activists kidnapped and tortured two Pakistan Rangers (Sindh) personnel while they were patrolling the Sultanabad area in the wee hours of Monday.
LANDI KOTAL: Three persons were killed and two others received critical injuries when a mentally retarded man opened fire with a rifle he snatched from a Khasadar here on Monday.
HANGU: Six militants were killed and three soldiers sustained injuries in two separate incidents in Orakzai Agency on Monday.
KARACHI: The Shah Faisal Town Police have arrested 49 culprits including a target killer and recovered illegal weapons, drugs, booty, gambling equipment and stake money from their possession during the last 23 days.
GHALLANAI: Militants on Monday kidnapped four drivers and cleaners after torching their three trucks loaded with different goods at Lakhkar Killay in Baizai subdivision of Mohmand Agency, tribal sources said.
ISLAMABAD: A PML-N legislator who graduated after the Feb 18, 2008, election has sought verification of her degree and deletion of her name from the list of legislators holding fake or invalid degrees.
KARACHI: A 48-year-old man was gunned down in Mehmoodabad on Monday apparently for sectarian reasons in a fourth such incident in recent weeks, fuelling security fears among people just a week before Muharram.