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QUETTA (PAN): At least eight people were killed in a motorbike explosion in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province on Friday, officials said.The blast occurred in a crowded intersection in Dera Allahyar area of Jaffarabad district, the town’s... read more
QUETTA: A dozen people, including a child and two security personnel, were killed and 30 others injured in a massive bomb blast in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province on Thursday, officials said.The blast took place near Bacha Khan Square... read more
 QUETTA (PAN): Four people were killed and 28 others wounded in an armed attack on a train in Pakistan's troubled southwestern province of Balochistan on Sunday, an official said.On its way from the garrison city of Rawalpindi to the provincial... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Four university students were killed and 54 people, mostly pupils, were wounded in a blast on Monday morning in Quetta, the capital of Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province, officials said.The bomb hit a University of... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Hundreds of gunmen killed a driver and torched nine tankers carrying supplies for Afghanistan-based international troops in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province, an official said on Monday.One of their drivers was also  ... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Pakistani authorities on Friday stopped 40 trucks laden with Afghan traders' food supplies at the Chaman border crossing in southwestern Balochistan province.The vehicles had been stopped because they had neither registration documents... read more
QUETTA (PAN): At least 20 people were killed and dozens of others injured in two consecutive suicide bombings in the capital of Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan on Wednesday, officials said.The suicide bombings took place at around... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Nearly a dozen people were killed and scores of others wounded in a car suicide blast near a mosque in Pakistan's southwestern city of Quetta, the capital of Balochistan province, on Wednesday, officials said.People were offering Eidul... read more
QUETTA (PAN): An unnamed aerial vehicle (UAV) of the United States has crashed near a paramilitary force office in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, an official said on Friday.The drone, 4 metres wide and 3 metres long, went down near... read more
QUETTA: Unidentified gunmen torched seven tankers, carrying fuel for international troops stationed in Afghanistan, in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, officials said on Saturday. The tankers were set ablaze in the Dasht area... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Eleven people were killed and three others injured in a shooting in the capital of Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan on Saturday morning, witnesses and officials said. Unidentified gunmen on a motorbike fired at a... read more
QUETTA (PAN): More than 170 Afghan citizens have been arrested by the Pakistani security personnel in southwestern Balochistan province, a government official said on Thursday. As many as 176 Afghans have been detained since last night in the Kogak... read more
QUETTA (PAN): At least 14 Afghan nationals were killed and a dozen others wounded when a minibus veered off a mountainous road and plunged into a deep ravine in southwestern Pakistan on Monday, residents and police said. The vehicle was going from... read more
QUETTA (PAN): In an apparent sectarian attack, eight people were killed and 15 others wounded when gunmen fired rockets and bullets on them in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province on Friday, police and witnesses said. The victims,... read more
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Eleven Taliban fighters and five civilians were killed in two separate incidents of violence in Pakistan, officials said on Friday. The 11 fighters were killed in a clash with police in the Matta sub-district of Swat valley early... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Four policemen were killed and a fifth wounded on Friday when explosives rigged to a bicycle went off in Quetta, capital of Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province. Sub-Inspector Daud Shahwani was among the dead, Quetta... read more
QUETTA: A Baloch nationalist leader was detained along with a number of supporters in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province on Wednesday, officials said. Nawabzada Shahzain Bugti, provincial chief of the Jamhoori Watan Party (JWP), was... read more
QUETTA (PAN): The chief minister of Pakistan's militancy-plagued southwestern province of Balochistan, escaped unhurt in a suicide attack on his cavalcade on Tuesday. One person was killed and several others were wounded in the assault in Quetta... read more
QUETTA (PAN): The toll from a Taliban-claimed suicide bomb attack on the police headquarters in Pakistan's port city of Karachi has mounted to 21 dead and 138 wounded, officials said on Friday. The overnight bombing near the chief minister'... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Two tankers supplying fuel for international troops stationed in Afghanistan were burnt in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province on Wednesday, an official said. The incident took place around noon when unidentified... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Two tankers carrying fuel for NATO-led forces stationed in Afghanistan were set on fire by unidentified gunmen in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan on Friday morning, an official said. The assailants forced drivers... read more
QUETTA (PAN): A driver was wounded when unidentified motorcyclists attacked NATO supply trucks in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, an official said on Monday. At least one vehicle was burnt as a result of the overnight assault... read more
QUETTA(PAN): Some Pakistani nationalist politicians say that Prime Minister Syed Yusuf Raza Gilani's recent remarks about the ongoing peace process in Afghanistan were tantamount to an attack and disrespect for the sovereignty of that country.... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Twenty trucks carrying supplies for Afghanistan-based NATO forces were torched in a new militant attack in southwestern Pakistan on Wednesday, security officials and media reports said. At least one worker was killed in indiscriminate... read more
QUETTA(PAN): Twenty-seven oil tankers carrying fuel for Afghanistan-based NATO forces have been destroyed in a suspected militant attack in southern Pakistan on Friday, security officials said. With Islamabad-Washington ties tense over a series of... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Gunmen attacked NATO supply containers in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province, injuring a driver and abducting two others, police said.Two tankers were torched in the separate attacks taking place in Khuzdar and Mastung areas... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Suspected militants in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan torched three tankers supplying fuel for NATO and US forces in neighbouring Afghanistan, wasting thousands of litres of oil, police said on Friday.The three tankers... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Afghans living in Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province say the UN refugee agency and the Afghan Commissionerate are closing health clinics at refugee camps.The refugees, who expressed their opposition to the proposed closure of... read more
QUETTA (PAN): An eight-year-old Afghan girl, who was sold by her father for 100,000 Pakistani rupees (about $1,200), has been rescued in Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan, police said on Monday.Shabana's spouse Khan, 9, and father-in-... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Unidentified gunmen torched four tankers, supplying fuel to NATO troops based in Afghanistan, in Pakistan's restive southwestern province of Balochistan, officials said on Friday.The militants attacked the vehicles parked in front of a... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Two NATO supply tankers enroute to Afghanistan were torched across the Afghan border in the Pakistani border town of Chaman of Baluchistan on Monday, officials said.The Taliban attacked the convoy at about 9am near the 'friendship gate... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Afghan refugees living in Pakistans southwestern city of Quetta are facing numerous problems following stepped-up security measures, prompted by a spate of targeted killings.The refugees complain policemen subject them to unwarranted... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Four policemen including an officer were killed as unidentified gunmen attacked their vehicle in Pakistans restive southwestern province of Balochistan on Friday morning.At least two constables were wounded in the ambush by... read more
QUETTA (PAN): Residents of Pakistan's southwestern Balochistan province on Thursday blocked the Quetta-Spin Boldak road as a mark of protest over power cuts, stranding thousands of passengers and NATO supply vehicles.International forces stationed... read more

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