Gulf Times - Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
13 killed, including 9 Chinese nationals, in Pakistan bus blast

13 killed, including 9 Chinese nationals, in Pakistan bus blast

Nine Chinese workers were among 13 people killed on Wednesday when a blast on a bus sent it careering down a ravine in northwestern Pakistan, government and police officials said.

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.

Snipers play cat and mouse in battle for Mosul

Snipers play cat and mouse in battle for Mosul

Through the scope of al-Moqdadi al-Saeedi's sniper rifle, Mosul's ruined skyline came into sharp focus, but the Islamic State marksmen he was looking for were nowhere to be seen.

Pakistan gunfights kill 15 militants, two soldiers

Pakistan gunfights kill 15 militants, two soldiers

At least 15 militants and two soldiers have been killed in two separate gun battles in a relatively peaceful district of Pakistan just northwest of the capital Islamabad, officials said Wednesday.

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.

Pakistani girl, parents drown in latest selfie deaths

Pakistani girl, parents drown in latest selfie deaths

An 11-year-old girl drowned on Tuesday after falling into a river in northern Pakistan while attempting to take a selfie and her parents also died trying to save her, officials said.

Rains kill 53 in NW Pakistan, Kashmir

Rains kill 53 in NW Pakistan, Kashmir

At least 53 people were killed and 60 injured after heavy rain across northwest Pakistan and areas of Kashmir caused landslides and the roofs of dozens of homes to collapse, officials said Sunday.