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July 25, 2018 9:27 AM Clashes, violence mar polling in various constituencies; at least 2 killed

Deadly clashes and violence between activists of rival political parties were witnessed in several areas as millions of Pakistanis went to polls on Wednesday amid tight security. A clash erupted in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa's Swabi district between workers of the Awami National Party (ANP) and Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI), with one activist of the latter 8

July 22, 2018 6:56 PM Grenade attack on BAP's election office wounds 20

QUETTA: At least 20 people have been injured in a hand grenade attack on an election office of Balochistan Awami Party in Dalbandin, police said. According to details, unknown people hurled a hand grenade outside the BAP’s office and fled away. This was the third attack on an election-related activity in Pakistan within 12 hours. Earlier in the day, PTI candidate 14

July 22, 2018 6:07 AM Three injured in blast targeting PTI candidate Ikramullah Gandapur in DI Khan

DERA ISMAIL KHAN: At least three people have been injured when a bomb went off in Dera Ismail Khan district of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Sunday. According to Geo News, the blast took place near the vehicle of Ikramullah Gandapur, a Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf candidate from PK-99. Ikramullah's elder brother Israrullah Gandapur had lost his life in a terror 7

July 22, 2018 12:00 AM Gunmen kill two policemen in Russia’s troubled Dagestan

MOSCOW: Unknown gunmen have shot dead two policemen in Russia´s volatile Caucasus in the latest attack against local authorities, police said on Saturday. Assailants driving a Lada shot at a car carrying three traffic police outside the Dagestani town of Kizilyurt late Friday and fled, a police spokesman told AFP. “Two people died,” he said, adding that a third 3

July 22, 2018 12:00 AM Israel, Hamas agree to restore calm in Gaza

GAZA: Hamas said on Saturday it had agreed a truce with Israel in the Gaza Strip, a day after clashes killed an Israeli soldier and four Palestinians along the border. Israel´s army declined to comment on the reported ceasefire, but a spokeswoman said there was no known military activity in the area. On Friday, Palestinian gunmen killed an Israeli soldier 2

July 22, 2018 12:00 AM 10 Iran Revolutionary Guards killed in border clash

TEHRAN: At least 10 members of Iran’s Revolutionary Guards were killed when insurgents attacked one of their bases along the border with Iraq, the force said in a statement on Saturday. The attack happened on Friday night in the village of Dari, in the Marivan district of Iran’s northwestern Kurdistan region. "The attack by the evil rebels and terrorists 4

July 21, 2018 12:56 PM US: Nine family members among 17 dead in 'duck boat' tragedy

CHICAGO: Nine members of one family were among 17 people killed when a US tourist boat capsized during a sudden storm on a Missouri lake, relatives told US media on Friday, with accusations they were told there´d be no need for life jackets. The accident occurred Thursday night in full view of witnesses, at least one of whom captured video of the amphibious 4

July 21, 2018 12:00 AM Mastermind of Mastung carnage killed in Qalat

QUETTA: Security forces on Friday killed the mastermind of the country's worst-ever suicide bombing in an early morning shootout in Balochistan, officials said.The operation was carried out on an intelligence tip off about the presence of an Islamic State (IS) operative identified as Hidayatullah in a house in the Darenjo village of Qalat district. "The Frontier 6

July 20, 2018 12:00 AM Bus plunges into Indian gorge, 14 dead

DEHRADUN, India: A bus plunged into a gorge in a Himalayan state of northern India on Thursday, killing 14 people and injuring 17 others, a disaster official said. The driver lost control of the vehicle as he tried to negotiate a narrow bend in the picturesque Tehri district. "Thirty-one people had boarded the bus. Rescue workers have pulled out 14 bodies 1

July 18, 2018 8:53 AM Pakistan backs UN response to Indian allegations against Kashmir report

The first-ever UN report on alleged rights violations committed by both India and Pakistan in Kashmir released last month focuses mainly on India-held Kashmir (IHK), and accuses Indian troops of being responsible for an estimated 145 unlawful killings, far surpassing the 20 people estimated to have been killed by militant groups during that period. It also speaks 3