At least 15 people were killed when a passenger van travelling in southern Pakistan crashed and caught fire, officials said Sunday.
Pakistani authorities arrested two suspects on Saturday in the attack on the Chinese consulate in the southern city of Karachi.
The operation has become an annual event in Syed Ejaz Ahmad's neighbourhood of Nazimabad, where a crowd cheered as it watched the spectacle unfold.
Pakistani paramilitary troops have killed eight militants from a group which tried to assassinate an opposition politician in Karachi, officials said Sunday.
Unknown gunmen Saturday killed a 10-year-old boy and a guard and wounded four others when they fired at an opposition politician in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi, police said.
Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi ordered Pakistani troops and paramilitary rangers to offer assistance and machinery to civilian rescue agencies to help pump water out of Karachi.
The city has surely come back to life and it’s a thriller because there is no place quite like Karachi. After years of nothing happening and cynosure of fashion recently, there is a definite revival of sorts.
Pakistan's military was delivering aid to Karachi where main streets were flooded, cars abandoned and hundreds of people have been forced to flee their homes.