- Pak toxic gas leak: 3 more die, toll rises to 8(11:54)
Islamabad, Feb 18 (IANS) The toll in the toxic gas leak in Pakistan's port city Karachi rose at eight on Tuesday prompting Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah to order evacuation of residents from the affected areas.
- 7 killed, 21 injured in Quetta blast (Lead)(21:01)
Quetta, Feb 17 (IANS) At least seven persons were killed and 21 injured in an explosion in the city on Monday, a media report quoted Balochistan government spokesman Liaqat Shahwani as saying.
- 7 killed, 19 injured in blast in Quetta(19:14)
Quetta, Feb 17 (IANS) At least seven persons were killed and 19 others injured in an explosion in the city on Monday, a media report quoted Balochistan government spokesman Liaqat Shahwani as saying.
- Pakistan making efforts in Ehsan case: Minister(19:09)
Islamabad, Feb 17 (IANS) Pakistan's Interior Minister Ijaz Shah confirmed on Monday that former Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) spokesman Ehsanullah Ehsan had escaped from the custody of security agencies, but asserted that authorities were "doing a lot" in the case and that there would be "good news".
- UN chief on first official visit to Pakistan(10:21)
Islamabad, Feb 16 (IANS) UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres arrived here on Sunday on his first official visit to Pakistan to attend an international conference on Afghan refugees. He will also be visiting the holy Sikh shrine in Kartarpur.