Gulf Times - Balochistan
Death toll from Pakistan poll rally bombing climbs to 140

Death toll from Pakistan poll rally bombing climbs to 140

The death toll from Friday's suicide bombing targeting an election rally in south-western Pakistan has climbed to 140, officials said.

Coal mine deaths climb to 23 in southwest Pakistan

Coal mine deaths climb to 23 in southwest Pakistan

The death toll from Saturday's coal mine blast and landslides in southwest Pakistan climbed to 23 on Sunday, officials said, after ending their rescue operation.

Gunmen kill four paramilitary police in Pakistan's Quetta

Gunmen kill four paramilitary police in Pakistan's Quetta

Gunmen on Wednesday killed four paramilitary policemen in an ambush in Pakistan's restive southwestern province of Balochistan, officials said.

Suicide attack kills 18 people in southwest Pakistan

Suicide attack kills 18 people in southwest Pakistan

The incident comes after a bomb attack on the same shrine -- located in the oil and gas rich Balochistan province, bordering Iran and Afghanistan -- killed 35 people in 2005.

Bomb kills police chief, guard in southwest Pakistan

Bomb kills police chief, guard in southwest Pakistan

A bomb on Monday killed a police chief and his guard, and wounded 11 others in a southwestern Pakistani town bordering Afghanistan, officials said, the latest attack to strike the restive area.

More than two dozen people killed in multiple Pakistan blasts

More than two dozen people killed in multiple Pakistan blasts

Multiple blasts killed at least 26 people and wounded dozens in two Pakistani cities on the last Friday of Ramadan, Islam's holiest month, as officials warned the toll could rise.

Pakistan blast kills at least 17, wounds dozens more

Pakistan blast kills at least 17, wounds dozens more

A "huge" explosion in Pakistan's restive southwestern Balochistan province that apparently targeted a top senator's convoy killed at least 17 people and wounded more than 30 others, officials told AFP on Friday.

India urges UN court to stop Pakistan executing 'spy'

India urges UN court to stop Pakistan executing 'spy'

The UN's top court will hold an emergency hearing on Monday as India seeks to stop Pakistan from executing an Indian national accused of spying.

Pakistan to execute Indian 'spy', says military

Pakistan to execute Indian 'spy', says military

Pakistan will execute an Indian man arrested in the southwestern province of Balochistan last year who officials claim has confessed to being a spy for Indian intelligence, the country's powerful military said on Monday.

Bomb kills at least 25 at Pakistan shrine

Bomb kills at least 25 at Pakistan shrine

At least 25 people died and 30 others were injured when a bomb exploded at a Sufi shrine in southern Pakistan's restive Balochistan province on Saturday, officials said.

Death toll rises to 26 in Pakistan shipbreaking blast

Death toll rises to 26 in Pakistan shipbreaking blast

The death toll from an explosion and fire at a Pakistan shipbreaking yard last week has risen to 26, officials said Sunday.

Twin blasts kill at least three in Pakistan train attack

Twin blasts kill at least three in Pakistan train attack

Two explosions targeting military personnel on a passenger train killed at least three people and wounded 13 others in Pakistan's troubled southwestern Balochistan province Friday, officials said.