QUETTA: Four Frontier Constabulary (FC) personnel and the Deputy Commissioner were martyred as a result of a terrorist siege at the Bolan Medical Complex here on Saturday. According to reports four nurses are also amongst those killed in the attack.
Pakistani volunteers survey the wreckage of a bus in Quetta, Pakistan. Photograph: Arshad Butt/AP
Quetta: Militants in western Pakistan bombed a bus carrying women students on Saturday and then seized part of the hospital where survivors of the attack were taken, killing at least 21 people, officials said. At least 27 were injured.
QUETTA - Four women and a man were killed and two others were wounded in an armed attack on a house in Sibi on Thursday, police said. Police said that unknown armed men barged into an alleged brothel situated on Noopur Road in Sibi and opened indiscriminate firing.
QUETTA - Rejecting May 11 polls, majority of political parties in Balochistan have demanded fresh polls in the province, saying the establishment rigged elections to bring certain parties to power.
QUETTA: As many as 20 districts of Balochistan including its capital plunged into darkness after tripping of Guddu Thermal Power Plant that left the grid bereft of 1300 Megawatts of electricity, media reports said. However, the power supply to the provincial capital was restored after an hour of the disruption. According to the sources of ministry of power and water, a technical glitch broke down Guddu Power Plant’s unit-4 that rid the system of 1300 MWs, plunging the entire province into darkness.
QUETTA: Unknown assailants lobbed a hand grenade at a shop on Quetta’s Sariab Road on Friday killing its owner, DawnNews reported.
Quetta - A bomb detonated in a predominately Shi'ite Muslim town in Pakistan has killed at least least 47 people according to preliminary reports.
A bicycle was fitted with up to 10 kilograms of explosives and was connected to a time device. A bicycle was fitted with up to 10 kilograms of explosives and was connected to a time device.
QUETTA - A man was shot dead in the city on Sunday while two people were wounded in a landmine blast in the Lyari area of Balochistan.
Two rockets hit neighbourhood in Quetta and injure at least six people, including women and children. Rocket hits Pir Abul Khair Road in Quetta.
QUETTA - Two traders were kidnapped from Eastern Bypass area, in the outskirts of Quetta, on Saturday night.
Sunday, February 10, 2013 - Quetta—An explosion Saturday afternoon rocked Kuchlak, a Quetta suburb, killing one person and injuring at least three. According to police, either an explosive device planted in a car or the CNG cylinder fitted inside it, burst at a stones throw from the Kuchlak Police Station. The bang of the blast was heard miles around.
Quetta, Pakistan: A remote-controlled bomb went off in a Shia neighbourhood in Quetta city of southwest Pakistan today, killing 52 people and wounding 200, police said. The explosion occurred on Kirani Road, a neighbourhood of Quetta with a sizeable Shia population that has been targeted by terrorists in the past.
QUETTA, Pakistan (Reuters) – Pakistan’s Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, which intelligence officials say has become a major security threat, claimed responsibility for a sectarian attack on Shi’ites which killed 47 people in the city of Quetta on Saturday.