KABUL/ISLAMABAD (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Friday strongly condemned a suicide attack that killed 15 people and injured 30 others inside a mosque and seminary belonging to the Shiite minority in Pakistan’s troubled northwestern city of Peshawar.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): A dozen female university students were killed and more than 20 others wounded when a bomb ripped through the bus they were travelling in on Saturday in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): The Parliamentary Assembly of the Economic Cooperation Organisation (ECO) was set up as representatives of member countries signed as charter in Islamabad, an official said on Tuesday.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Thirteen Pakistani troops, a dozen armed insurgents and eleven civilians were killed after a group of suicide bombers stormed a military post in northwestern Khyber Pakhunkhwa province on Saturday, officials said.
ISLAMABAD (PAN): Defence Minister Gen. Bismillah Khan Mohammadi on Monday called for closer defence cooperation between Afghanistan and Pakistan in dealing with the challenges facing the two countries.