Quantcast
pope ph
Latest Stories

23 killed in Taliban attack on Pakistan army post

By
Pakistan's army troops gather at the site following a militant attack on an army post in Serai Naurang town, near Lakki Marwat, Pakistan on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013. Militants attacked an army post in northwestern Pakistan with automatic weapons, rocket-propelled grenades and suicide vests before dawn on Saturday, killing several people including civilians, officials said. Several attackers were also reported killed in the assault. AP/Jibran Yousufsai

Taliban militants wearing suicide vests fired automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades at an army post in northwestern Pakistan in a pre-dawn raid Saturday, killing 23 people, including 10 civilians, officials said.

Posted: February 3rd, 2013 in Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Pakistanis protest killing of 15 in village raid

By ,
Supporters of Pakistani Sunni Muslim cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri participate in an anti-government rally in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. Pakistan's leaders received a powerful one-two punch Tuesday as the Supreme Court ordered the arrest of the prime minister in a corruption case and the firebrand cleric led thousands of protesters in another day of anti-government demonstrations in the capital. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

Supporters of Pakistani Sunni Muslim cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri participate in an anti-government rally in Islamabad, Pakistan, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013. Pakistan’s leaders received a powerful one-two punch Tuesday as the Supreme Court ordered the arrest of the prime minister in a corruption case and the firebrand cleric led thousands of protesters in another day of anti-government demonstrations in the capital. (AP Photo/Anjum Naveed)

Posted: January 17th, 2013 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Suicide truck bomb kills at least 26 in Pakistan

By
A Pakistani woman mourns the death of her family member, during his funeral in Mansehra, Pakistan on Thursday, May 26, 2011. A suicide bomber in an explosives-laden pickup truck leveled a police building in northwest Pakistan Wednesday, killing five officers and wounding 30 other people in the latest attack to rattle the country since the U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden. (AP Photo/Aqeel Ahmed)

PESHAWAR, Pakistan— A suicide bomber in a pickup truck detonated his explosives near several government offices in northwest Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least 26 people, in the latest violence to hit the country since the U.S. raid that killed Osama bin Laden. The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility for the attack. Its devastation was likely […]

Posted: May 27th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Bombing in NW Pakistan kills 1, wounds 14

By

PESHAWAR, Pakistan—A suicide car bomber struck a police facility in an army cantonment in Pakistan’s main northwest city early Wednesday, officials said, killing one person and wounding at least 14 people in the latest attack in the country since the US raid that killed Osama bin Laden. Though no group immediately claimed responsibility for the […]

Posted: May 25th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

US vehicles attacked in Pakistan; 1 Pakistani dies

By , ,

PESHAWAR, Pakistan —A car bomb exploded near a pair of armored US consulate vehicles carrying Americans in northwest Pakistan on Friday, the first attack on Westerners since the US raid that killed Osama bin Laden. A Pakistani passer-by died, while Americans in one vehicle were slightly wounded. No group immediately claimed responsibility for the morning […]

Posted: May 20th, 2011 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Advertisement
Advertisement
Marketplace
Advertisement