The father of a Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) worker killed during violence marred LG polls in K-P said on Monday he was ‘pressurised’ into nominating veteran ANP leader Mian Iftikhar Hussain in the case.
“Neither Mian Iftikhar nor his guards murdered my son, I was pressurised into registering an FIR against them,” PTI worker Habibullah’s father, . . . → Read More: I nominated Mian Iftikhar in the FIR under pressure: father of deceased PTI worker
Three people were killed and seven others injured when a speeding bus ran them over on Tuesday in Karachi’s Liaquatabad area.
Enraged by the incident, protesters set the bus on fire. The police had to resort to aerial firing to disperse the angry protesters.
As per initial reports, the brakes of the bus had failed . . . → Read More: Three killed and 7 injured as speeding bus runs over them in Karachi
Journalists, politicians and lawyers have decried ‘discrimination’ by the Supreme Court on Wednesday after the court staff gave only one news channel access to the full-court reference in honour of outgoing chief justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.
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Despite the recent killing of 10 foreign trekkers in Gilgit-Baltistan, around 25 foreign tourists including mountaineers and trekkers arrived in Islamabad Thursday to carry out their tourism missions.
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Heads have rolled over the June 15 bombing of Quaid-e-Azam’s residency in Ziarat after an initial report into the incident was presented to Balochistan Chief Minister Dr Malik Baloch on Wednesday.
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Despite its claims, the government appears unable to control the menace of target killings in Karachi at least nine people were killed in the metropolis on Monday, DawnNews reported.
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Gunmen shot dead three Shia Muslims on Wednesday in the southwestern city of Quetta, police and local intelligence officials said.
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The body of a newborn baby was excavated from the Malikpur graveyard in Faisalabad on Monday evening. . . . → Read More: Blackmagic: Infant’s body missing from grave in Faisalabad
In a suspected sectarian hit, at least seven people have been shot dead on the outskirts of Quetta.
Six others were injured in the incident that took place on Wednesday near Killi Kamalo in Quetta’s Saryab area. All victims belong to the Shia community and banned militant outfit Laskhar-e-Jhangvi (LeJ) claimed responsibility for the . . . → Read More: Balochistan unrest: Seven killed in target shooting