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PM, COAS visit CMH, enquire about health of Quetta blast victims

QUETTA -UNS– Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif paid visit to Combined Military Hospital (CMH) Quetta on Monday along with Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif in order to enquire about the health of the victims of the blast that took place at the …

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Quetta suicide blast: Balochistan CM announces three-day mourning

QUETTA : Balochistan Chief Minister (CM) Nawab Sanaullah Zehri has announced three-day mourning in the province following the suicide blast in Quetta’s Civil hospital that killed atleast 63 people and injured dozens. Many of the dead were lawyers and journalists who had earlier gathered to …

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Over 70 killed in Quetta civil hospital blast

QUETTA -UNS  : A suicide bomber targeted the emergency services ward at Quetta’s Civil Hospital Monday, killing at least 70 people and leaving scores injured. Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) splinter group, Jamaat-ul-Ahrar (JuA), has claimed responsibility for the bombing which occurred at the gates of the building …

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Six militants involved in Quetta blasts caught, says Bugti

By Mohammad Zafar QUETTA: Security forces in Balochistan have arrested six suspected militants of a banned outfit who were allegedly involved in two bomb blasts in Quetta which claimed over 15 lives even as the provincial government decided to enhance operations against terrorists. During a …

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Balochistan clean-up: Bid to spoil Independence Day celebrations foiled

By Mohammad Zafawaran QUETTA: Security forces on Tuesday foiled an attempt to sabotage Independence Day celebrations in Balochistan by recovering a huge cache of arms and explosives stashed in a cave in Seekhnam, the mountainous area of Barkhan. Moreover, at least three suspected militants of …

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Timely action: FC troops thwart terror bid in Turbat

QUETTA:The Frontier Corps (FC), Balochistan, foiled a major terror threat in the town of Turbat by defusing an improvised explosive device that was planted by the roadside. The target of the attack was a convoy of security forces. “Unidentified insurgents had planted the IED in …

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Three killed in Quetta bombing

QUETTA -UNS : A bomb went off near Alamo Chowk in Quetta, leaving at least three persons dead and 24 others injured, Samaa reported. According to police, the bomb was planted at a bicycle. The injured persons were shifted to Civil Hospital.  

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‘PN fully prepared to ensure security of Gwadar Port’

KARACHI -UNS : Chief of the Naval Staff Admiral Muhammad Zakaullah visited Pakistan Navy War College Lahore and addressed the participants of the 45th PN Staff Course. His talk was mainly focused on the prevailing geostrategic environment and enhanced responsibilities of Pakistan Navy (PN) in …

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32 dead in Windstorms, deadly rains in various cities

ISLAMABAD -UNS –Accidents occurring in various parts of the country due to deadly rains left more than thirty two people dead and multiple injured. Rawalpindi, Peshawar, Naushera, Kohat and Mardan are some of the cities affected by the storms on Wednesday evening. In Islamabad 11 …

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Many Officials arrested who helped Mullah Mansour get CNIC

QUETTA -UNS : Pakistani authorities have launched a crackdown against officials who helped Mullah Mansour aka Wali Muhammad, Amir of Afghan Taliban, get Pakistani Identity cards, arresting a senior officer of Levies and an employee of the National Database and Registration Authority (NADRA) from Quetta …

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