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Suicide blast kills 30 in Quetta as Pakistan votes

Suicide blast kills 30 in Quetta as Pakistan votes

At least 28 people were killed and 35 wounded in a suicide attack on a polling station in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, as millions voted in a nationwide election on Wednesday.

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 six labourers in SW Pakistan

Gunmen kill six labourers in SW Pakistan

Unknown gunmen shot dead six labourers in a remote southwestern Pakistani town, officials said Friday, in the latest bout of violence to rock the restive region.

Suicide attacks rock Pakistan’s Quetta, killing six police

Suicide attacks rock Pakistan’s Quetta, killing six police

Three suicide bombers attacked Pakistani police and paramilitary soldiers in the southwestern city of Quetta on Tuesday, killing six police and wounding another 15, officials said.

Two killed in sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan

Two killed in sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan

Two people from the ethnic Hazara community were shot dead in a sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, where targeted killings of minorities have continued despite improvements in overall security.

Islamic State claims attack on Christian family in Pakistan

Islamic State claims attack on Christian family in Pakistan

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for killing four members of a Christian family in southwestern Pakistan.

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 bombers attack church in Pakistan's Quetta, killing nine

Suicide bombers attack church in Pakistan's Quetta, killing nine

Two suicide bombers stormed a packed Christian church in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, killing at least nine people and wounding up to 56, officials said, in the latest attack claimed by Islamic State in the country.

Blast hits train in southwestern Pakistan; at least 6 hurt

Blast hits train in southwestern Pakistan; at least 6 hurt

The train was travelling from Baluchistan's capital of Quetta to the eastern metropolis of Lahore when a blast on the main railway track damaged one of its cars.

Suicide bomber rams police truck in Quetta, kills 7

Suicide bomber rams police truck in Quetta, kills 7

The attack killed five police officials and two passers-by on the outskirts of the volatile frontier city, Quetta police chief Abdur Razzaq Cheema said.

Gunmen kill five ethnic Hazara in sectarian attack in SW Pakistan

Gunmen kill five ethnic Hazara in sectarian attack in SW Pakistan

Gunmen killed five from the ethnic Hazara minority in southwest Pakistan on Monday, a police official said, giving details of the second shooting targeting Hazaras in a month.

Roadside bomb blast kills eight soldiers in southwest Pakistan

Roadside bomb blast kills eight soldiers in southwest Pakistan

A roadside bomb killed eight soldiers in a remote district in Pakistan's southwestern province of Baluchistan, a government official said on Tuesday, the second attack within days in the troubled region.