IG FC confirms Shah Noorani shrine attack was suicide bombing

IG FC confirms Shah Noorani shrine attack was suicide bombing (3)

KHUZDAR: Inspector General Frontier Corps (FC), Major General Sher Afgan, has confirmed that Saturday’s attack on Shah Noorani shrine in Balochistan was suicide bombing, Samaa reported Sunday. While speaking to media persons, the FC chief said head of the bomber has been recovered from the scene; however, investigations are underway for identity More...

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Death toll in Shah Noorani Shrine bombing rises to 30 (2)
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Saturday, November 12th, 2016
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Death toll in Shah Noorani Shrine bombing rises to 30

HUB: At least 30 people were killed and scores of others wounded when a powerful ripped through the crowded Shah Noorani Shrine in Hub town of Balochistan’s Khuzdar District on Saturday evening, police said . The More...

Game is changing First trade activity on CPEC route
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Saturday, November 12th, 2016
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Game is changing: First trade activity on CPEC route

GWADAR: Trade activities through the western route of China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) have begun at Gwadar, the center of $46 billion project between Beijing and Islamabad. Reports said first trade convoy More...

1st trade convoy of CPEC arrives in Pakistan
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Friday, November 11th, 2016
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1st trade convoy of CPEC arrives in Pakistan

GWADAR: Pakistan is making history by welcoming first Chinese cargo truck marking the operationalization of the $46 billion China-Pakistan economic corridor (CPEC). Reports said the trucks will reach Gwadar port More...

Low breastfeeding rates leading cause for Pakistan’s stunted growth crisis (2)
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Thursday, November 3rd, 2016
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Low breastfeeding rates leading cause for Pakistan’s stunted growth crisis

DERA MURAD JAMALI: Mother-of-seven Mah Pari lives in a fertile region of Pakistan‘s southwest Balochistan province — but her two-year-old son, Gul Mir, is crying from hunger as she cradles him in her arms. “All More...

Oil tanker blast kills eight at Gadani ship-breaking yard (2)
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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Oil tanker blast kills eight at Gadani ship-breaking yard

GADANI: At least 8 people died and more than 20 injured in explosion in the oil containers at the ship-breaking yard here. Cause of the explosions couldn’t be ascertained as yet. The injured have been shifted More...

Empty road and containers in harbor at sunset
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Tuesday, November 1st, 2016
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Initial trade begins under CPEC

GILGIT: A convoy of containers from China moving towards Gwadar as initial trade activities between China and Pakistan have started under the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor project (CPEC). The first convoy of More...

Pakistani footballer among 61 dead in Quetta attack (2)
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Wednesday, October 26th, 2016
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Pakistani footballer among 61 dead in Quetta attack

QUETTA: Mohammad Mehboob Baloch, who played for Bonistan Football Club in Panjgur District, died in the attack on Police Training Centre in Quetta on Monday. He was one of the 61 people who reportedly died in More...

Quetta Tragedy Civil Hospital issues list of casualties
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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Quetta Tragedy: Civil Hospital issues list of casualties

QUETTA: The administration of Civil Hospital has issued on Tuesday a list of at least 75 people wounded in terrorist attack on Police Training Center located on Sariab Road of Quetta. Meantime, the identification More...

Quetta attack strongly condemned
By Syed Ammar Alavi On Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
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Quetta attack strongly condemned

QUETTA: Around 60 law enforcement personnel were martyred and about 120 others injured in a terrorist attack on Police Training Centre in Quetta last night. President Mamnoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif More...