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Pakistani Elections: Bomb blast in Karachi, 11 Killed

At least 11 people have been killed in a bomb blast as polls opened across Pakistan in landmark national and provincial elections. The attack on the office of the Awami National party (ANP) in the port city of Karachi on Saturday morning, which killed 11 people and wounded 35, underlined the risks faced by the country’s 86 million voters. Law ... Read More »

Bomb Blast kills at least 45 in Shiite area of Karachi

A powerful explosion ripped through a crowd of Shiites as they left a mosque in Karachi, Pakistan’s largest city, on Sunday, killing at least 45 people. It was the latest atrocity in an escalating campaign of countrywide sectarian violence. The explosion blew the front off two five-storey apartment blocks in the Abbas town area of Pakistan’s largest city, setting one ... Read More »