Suicide bombing at mosque in Pakistan's Peshawar kills at least 30

Suicide bombing at mosque in Pakistan's Peshawar kills at least 30

A suicide bombing at a mosque during Friday prayers in the northwestern Pakistani city of Peshawar has killed at least 30 people, police and hospital officials said.

Blast at Pakistani religious school kills seven, wounds more than 80

Blast at Pakistani religious school kills seven, wounds more than 80

A bomb blast at a religious school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday killed at least seven people and wounded more than 80, police and hospital officials said.

Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team

A policeman was killed and two others wounded Tuesday by a roadside bomb aimed at polio vaccination workers in Pakistan's restive northwest, officials said.

Thousands attend funeral of Pakistan politican killed by Taliban

Thousands attend funeral of Pakistan politican killed by Taliban

Thousands flocked to the funeral Wednesday of a politician killed by a Taliban suicide bomber in northwestern Pakistan's Peshawar, hours after the explosion left 20 dead in the first major attack ahead of July 25 polls.

Pakistan election rally suicide bomb toll climbs to 20

Pakistan election rally suicide bomb toll climbs to 20

A local leader of the Awami National Party (ANP), Haroon Bilour, was among those killed in the attack in the city of Peshawar late on Tuesday.

Suicide blast kills senior police official in Pakistan

Suicide blast kills senior police official in Pakistan

Five other people were injured in the incident, which occurred in the city of Peshawar as the Additional Inspector General for Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Ashraf Noor, and his guard were travelling to work.

Security high as Pakistan holds census after 19 years

Security high as Pakistan holds census after 19 years

Pakistan on Wednesday launched its first census in nearly two decades, with security high as thousands of enumerators backed by the military began the enormous, politically-charged count.

Pakistan marks second anniversary of school massacre

Pakistan marks second anniversary of school massacre

Parents of children killed when Taliban gunmen overran a Pakistan school gathered on Friday to mark the second anniversary of the attack -- the country's worst ever extremist outrage.

Bomb kills three in northwest Pakistan

Bomb kills three in northwest Pakistan

A bomb which targeted a paramilitary truck on a crowded city street killed three security personnel on Tuesday in Pakistan's troubled northwest, where levels of militant violence had recently dropped.

Three Pakistani soldiers killed in Peshawar

Three Pakistani soldiers killed in Peshawar

Three Pakistani soldiers were killed in an ambush in the northwestern city of Peshawar on Sunday, militants said, in an attack for which both Islamic State and a Pakistani Taliban faction claimed responsibility.

Suicide attack kills one, injures 17 in NW Pakistan

Suicide attack kills one, injures 17 in NW Pakistan

A suicide bomb attack outside a government office in northwest Pakistan on Tuesday left at least one person dead and 17 injured, officials said.

Pakistan hangs three convicts amid criticism over executions

Pakistan hangs three convicts amid criticism over executions

Pakistan hanged three convicted murderers on Wednesday, the same day Amnesty International criticised it for becoming the world's third most prolific executioner after China and Iran.