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Bus falls into deep ravine in southwest Pakistan, killing 22

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A speeding bus veered off a narrow mountain road and plummeted into a ravine in a remote area of southwest Pakistan on Wednesday, killing 22 passengers including women and chil...

Pakistan: Areas cleared after militant attacks kill 9 troops

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan's military said security forces cleared two areas in a southwestern province of separatist militants after they attacked two army camps, leaving nine soldiers dead and...

Twin attacks in Pakistan kill 7 troops, 13 separatists

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Twin attacks by separatists on Pakistani military posts in the volatile southwestern Baluchistan province triggered intense firefights that lasted hours and killed seven soldie...

Pakistani police: Bomb in city of Lahore kills 3, wounds 28

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A powerful bombing struck a crowded bazar Thursday in Pakistan's second largest city, Lahore, killing at least three people and wounding 28, police and rescue officials said. A...

Gas explosion in sewer kills 12 in Pakistan's largest city

KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A powerful gas explosion in a sewage system in Pakistan's largest city, Karachi, killed at least 12 people and injured 11 others Saturday, police and a health official said. ...

Strong earthquake in southwest Pakistan kills at least 20

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A powerful earthquake collapsed at least one coal mine and dozens of mud houses in southwest Pakistan early Thursday, killing at least 20 people and injuring more than 200, an ...

Taliban enter Kabul – What happens next?

The Taliban entered Kabul on Sunday without facing any resistance from the government forces. The militant group is now effectively in control of most of Afghanistan . Taliban negotiators are reporte...

Taliban militants start entering Kabul - live updates

Albania agrees to US Afghan refugee request Taliban 'take Bagram air base' Germany to begin evacuation on Monday Britain vows to evacuate nationals, former staff Taliban says it will not t...

Mudslide partially collapses mine in Pakistan, killing 4

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A mudslide at a mine in southwest Pakistan killed four coal miners and injured two others on Saturday following heavy monsoon rains, officials said. Local gov...

Taliban advances: Why are Afghans so skeptical about Pakistan?

Most media outlets and political commentators in Afghanistan are blaming Islamabad for the current turmoil in their country, alleging that the Pakistani military and its intelligence agencies are back...

Bus carrying pilgrims overturns in SW Pakistan, killing 20

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A speeding bus carrying pilgrims overturned on a highway and fell into a ravine in a remote area in southwestern Pakistan before dawn on Friday, killing at least 20 people and ...

Bombing in hotel parking lot kills at least 4 in SW Pakistan

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A powerful bomb exploded in the parking area of a luxury hotel in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta on Wednesday, killing at least four people and wounding at least nin...

Gunmen ambush Pakistan Navy vehicle, killing 1, wounding 2

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Gunmen ambushed a vehicle transporting security forces killing a sailor and wounding two others in the coastal town of Jewni in southwest Pakistan, officials said Sunday. ...

Mob storms south Iran governor office after border violence

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — An angry mob stormed a district governor’s office in southeastern Iran on Tuesday, footage widely circulating on social media showed, a day after shootings at the bo...

Group: Pakistani Baloch dissident buried amid high security

QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani dissident and woman rights activist who died in exile in Canada last month was brought home and laid to rest in her home village in the southwestern Baluchistan pro...