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    3 Pakistani security personnel killed in blast

    KABUL (PAN): Three Pakistani security personnel were killed on Friday when their convoy came under improvised explosive device (IED) attack in southwestern Balochistan province.



    Security and Crime

    Missing Pakistani journalist found dead

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A journalist was found dead a day after he went missing in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, a media report said on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    Students abused in Pak seminaries: NDS

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A man arrested on charges of planting bombs has alleged children are sexually abused in Pakistani seminaries, the National Directorate of Security (NDS) said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    26 illegal Afghans detained in Peshawar raids

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Security forces have detained 26 undocumented Afghan refugees along with more than a hundred local residents during an operation in the capital of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, reports said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    7 killed, 11 injured in Charsadda blast

    ISLAMABAD (Pajhwok): As many as six policemen and a student were killed and 11 others injured when a blast ripped through a police van in the Charsadda district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) province in Pakistan on Wednesday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    22 Shiite pilgrims killed near Pak-Iran border

    ISLAMABAD (Pajhwok): A powerful explosion killed at least 22 Shiite pilgrims on a bus and injured another 32 in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province on Tuesday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    13 dead, 29 injured in Rawalpindi suicide blast

    ISLAMABAD (Pajhwok): A suspected suicide bombing killed 13 people, including eight security officials and three children, near the Pakistan’s army general headquarters (GHQ) in the garrison city of Rawalpindi in Punjab province on Monday, officials said.



    Governance

    Pakistan, Iran, Russia condemn Kabul attack

    KABUL (PAN): Pakistan, Iran and Russia have also condemned Friday’s Taliban-claimed group suicide attack on a Lebanese restaurant in downtown Kabul, in which 21 people, including a Pakistani and a Russian, had been killed.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban bomb kills 22 in Bannu, 38 injured

    ISLAMABAD (Pajhwok): At least 22 people were killed and 38 others wounded on Sunday when a remotely controlled bomb ripped through a convoy comprising security forces and private vehicles in Pakistan’s northwestern town of Bannu in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, officials said.



    Governance

    Sherpao to head panel on Afghanistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Aftab Ahmad Khan Sherpao, former Pakistani interior minister and chief of the Qaumi Watan Party (QWP), has been appointed as head of a parliamentary committee on Afghanistan.