2017 October 07

Archive for October 7th, 2017

Pakistan Shrine Bombing Toll Rises, Many Victims Critical

October 7, 2017 |

QUETTA, PAKISTAN The death toll from a suicide bombing at a Shiite shrine in the country's southwest increased to 24 after four victims died at a hospital overnight, police said Saturday.

A suicide bomber struck the shrine packed with worshippers …

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FC BALOCHISTAN CARRIES OUT IBOS IN VARIOUS PARTS OF PROVINCE, RECOVERS EXPLOSIVES, MAPS, COMMUNICATIONS EQUIPMENT

October 7, 2017 |

Frontier Corps Balochistan carried out operations in Garandani, Kohlu, Ghazi Nala and Uch Naseerabad district and recovered explosive material weighing thirteen hundred kilogram.

According to ISPR, the explosive material included machine guns, rockets and hand grenades.

Maps of important places …

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U.S. Says Three Men Charged With Plotting New York Terror Attacks For IS

October 7, 2017 |

U.S. authorities say three men have been arrested on charges of plotting attacks in New York City for the extremist Islamic State (IS) group.

Federal prosecutors in New York said on October 6 that the planned attacks, which were thwarted …

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Concern Grows That Closing Taliban Office in Qatar Could Undermine Peace Talks

October 7, 2017 |

The Afghan government reportedly has sought the closure of the Afghan Taliban office in Qatar, citing the inefficiency of the office as a reason behind its request to the U.S. and Qatari officials.

There has been no official confirmation of …

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At Least 14 Dead In Road Accident In Pakistan

October 7, 2017 |

At least 14 people were killed and 27 were injured in a collision between a passenger van and a bus in southwestern Pakistan on October 7.

The bus was carrying university students from Quetta to a nearby picnic spot in …

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Death Toll Rises To 24 In Pakistan Shrine Suicide Bombing

October 7, 2017 |

Pakistani police say the death toll from a suicide bombing at a Sufi shrine in the country's southwest has increased to 24 after four victims died at a hospital overnight.

The attack took place on October 5 in the Jhal …

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