Tag Archives: Bomb Blast

Bomb Blast in Islamabad Sabzi Mandi, 25 Killed

bomb blast at Islamabad sabzi mandi April 09, 2014 (1)

At least 25 people were killed and dozens injured, some critically, on Wednesday when an explosion occurred behind the Metro Shopping center in the Sabzi Mandi area of the capital city. The blast took place in federal capital’s Sector I-11 where the fruit and vegetable market is located. Police mobiles and ambulances of Rescue 1122 rushed to the site and ... Read More »

Peshawar Tableeghi Markaz Blast : Live Updates

PESHAWAR: At least eight worshipers, including two children, were killed and 55 others injured in a powerful bomb blast at a Tableeghi Markaz (Islamic preaching centre and mosque) here on Thursday. “The explosion ripped through the Tableeghi Markaz located on Charsaddah Road when worshipers were offering prayer,” Senior Superintendent of Police (SSP) Najib-ur-Rehman said. Rehman also confirmed the deaths and feared ... Read More »

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 »

Bomb Blast in Peshawar SHO Killed, Several Hurt

In Peshawar‚ seven people were martyred and eighteen others injured in a suicide attack in Qissa Khawani Bazaar on Saturday evening. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Senior Minister Bashir Ahmed Bilour was also seriously injured. According to initial reports, ANP Leader Ghulam Ahmad Bilour was holding a public rally in Kissa Khawani Bazaar of Peshwar when a powerful blast occurred near the gathering. ... Read More »