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Bangladesh: Blast close to Zia's office Dhaka, Jan 31 (IBNS) Two crude bombs were blasted close to BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia's Gulshan office here on Saturday, media reports said. 31-Jan-2015
UN chief condemns deadly bomb attack on New York, Jan 31 (IBNS) Condemning the deadly bombing on Thursdayof a Shia mosque in Sindh province in Pakistan, United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon deplored this “vicious targeting of people on account of their religious affiliation,” and called on the Pakistan authorities to step up their efforts to protect religious minorities and combat terrorism. 31-Jan-2015
Pakistan: 33 killed, 55 injured in Shia Shikarpur, Jan 30 (IBNS): At least 33 people were killed and 55 others were injured in an explosion inside a Shia mosque in Pakistan's Sindh province while the weekly Friday prayers were on, media reports said. 30-Jan-2015
Afghanistan: Blast in funeral ceremony k Kabul, Jan 29 (IBNS): At least four people were killed in a bomb blast during the funeral ceremony for an Afghan Local Police (ALP) commander in Afghanistan's eastern Laghman province on Thursday, media reports said. 29-Jan-2015
Pakistan Air Force operation kills 10 mi Islamabad, Jan 27 (IBNS): At least 10 militants were killed during a operation conducted by Pakistan Air Force in the country's Khyber tribal region on Tuesday, media reports said. 27-Jan-2015
Pakistan: 35 militants killed in air str Islamabad, Jan 26 (IBNS) At least 35 militants were killed as Pakistan conducted air strikes in the country's North Waziristan area, media reports said on Monday. 26-Jan-2015
Pakistan freezes Hafiz Saeed's JuD's ban Islamabad, Jan 22 (IBNS): In an attempt to combat against terrorism, the Pakistani government on Thursday said the bank accounts of Jamaatud Dawa (JuD) have been frozen and also imposed foreign travel restrictions on the group's leader and 2008 Mumbai attack mastermind Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, reports said. 22-Jan-2015
Afghanistan: 23 militants killed Kabul, Jan 21 (IBNS) At least 23 militants have been killed during militant operations in Afghanistan's Tashguzar area, media reports said on Wednesday. 21-Jan-2015
Bangladesh: WhatsApp, mypeople, Line blo Dhaka, Jan 19 (IBNS): The Bangladesh government has blocked three instant messaging and VoIP applications in the country on Monday, media reports said. 20-Jan-2015
Bangladesh: 4 suspected ISIS members sen Dhaka, Jan 19 (IBNS): A Bangladesh court on Monday sent four suspected ISIS members to five days' police custody, media reports said. 19-Jan-2015
Blockade will continue: Zia Dhaka, Jan 19 (IBNS) BNP Chairperson Khaleda Zia on Monday announced that the nonstop countrywide ongoing blockade will continue. 19-Jan-2015
Four militants killed in Pakistan drone Dera Ismail Khan, Pakistan, Jan 19(IBNS) Four suspected militants were killed in drone strike in northwest Pakistan on Monday. 19-Jan-2015
Pakistan: Two Taliban men sentenced to d Lahore, Jan 17 (IBNS): A Pakistan court on Saturday sentenced to death two men belonging to two Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) , media reports said. 17-Jan-2015
Peshawar school massacre detainees probe Kabul, Jan 17 (IBNS) The Afghan security forces are currently investigating five men who have been detained for their alleged involvement in a Pakistani school which killed 132 school students last month, media reports said on Saturday. 17-Jan-2015
Afghanistan: UN-backed mine clearing pro New York, Jan 16 (IBNS) The United Nations-supported Mine Action Programme in Afghanistan (MAPA) has said on Thursday that while 2014 could prove to have been a major turning point in the country’s long and tortured history, it was also a year that had inflicted “immense and unprecedented tragedy” on the programme’s personnel. 16-Jan-2015
Pakistan: 6 militants killed in US drone Peshawar, Jan 15 (IBNS) At least six militants were killed in a suspected US drone strike in Pakistan's South Waziristan tribal agency on Thursday, media reports said. 15-Jan-2015
Imran Khan, wife visit Peshawar school, Peshawar, Jan 14 (IBNS): Pakistani cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and his wife Reham Khan were booed by grieved parents as the couple visited Peshawar's Army Public School , which was attacked by militants in December, on Wednesday to meet the students. 15-Jan-2015
Kerry lauds Pak's efforts against terror Islamabad, Jan 13 (IBNS): Pakistan Adviser to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz and U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry met in Pakistan's Islamabad on Tuesday for the fifth Ministerial level Pakistan-U.S. Strategic Dialogue, where the later lauded the South Asian nation's efforts to fight terrorism. 13-Jan-2015
UN Afghanistan mission welcomes Governme New York, Jan 13 (IBNS) The nomination of Afghanistan's unity cabinet, part of a wider move to bring together the country's political factions is an important milestone in the nation's political development, the top United Nations envoy there announced on Monday. 13-Jan-2015
PTI announces 'dharna convention' on Sun Islamabad, Jan 12 (IBNS):Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf (PTI) chief Imran Khan on Monday said his party will hold a dharna convention on Sunday. 12-Jan-2015
Pakistan: Peshawar's violence-hit school Peshawar, Jan 12 (IBNS): Less than a month after militants had killed at least 150 people ,including 136 children, the e Army Public School (APS) reopened with students attired in their uniforms returning to their classrooms on Monday. 12-Jan-2015
Pak court accepts govt's request for in- Islamabad, Jan 12 (IBNS): The Islamabad High Court on Monday accepted the Pakistan government's application for an in-camera hearing of the detention of 26/11 mastermind and top Lashkar-e-Taiba commander Zakir-ur Rehman Lakhvi, media reports said. 12-Jan-2015
John Kerry arrives in Pakistan Rawalpindi, Jan 12 (IBNS): Ending his visit to India, US Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Pakistan on Monday. 12-Jan-2015
Pakistan: 3 suspected militants arrested Quetta, Jan 11(IBNS) Security forces have arrested three suspected militants, including a suicide bomber, from Pakistan's Quetta city on Sunday., media reports sai 11-Jan-2015
Pakistan road mishap kills 67 Karachi, Jan 11 (IBNS) At least 67 people were killed a bus and an oil tanker in Pakistan's Karachi city on Sunday, media reports said. 11-Jan-2015
Pakistan: 57 killed in bus-oil tanker cr Karachi, Jan 11 (IBNS): At least 57 people were killed in an accident between a bus and an oil tanker in southern Pakistan on Sunday morning, media reports said. 11-Jan-2015
Ban commends success of Sri Lanka presid New York, Jan 10 (IBNS) United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon on Fridaycongratulated the people of Sri Lanka on the successful conclusion of the country’s presidential election, and welcomed the constitutional transfer of power. 10-Jan-2015
Former Pak Air Force officer who made as Islamabad, Jan 10 (IBNS): A former Pakistan Air Force chief technician Khalid Mehmood, convicted for an assassination attempt on former president Pervez Musharraf, was executed, a media report said on Saturday. 10-Jan-2015
Imran Khan condemns Rawalpindi blast Rawalpindi, Jan 9 (IBNS): Cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan on Friday condemned the blast in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city which killed seven people and left 17 others injured. 10-Jan-2015
7 killed in Rawalpindi blast Rawalpindi, Jan 9 (IBNS): At least seven people were killed in a blast in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city on Friday, media reports said. 10-Jan-2015
Pakistan: 5 killed Rawalpindi blast Rawalpindi, Jan 9 (IBNS)A blast in Pakistan's Rawalpindi city killed at least five people and injured 17 others on Friday, media reports said. 09-Jan-2015
Rajapakshe defeated : Sirsena new Sri La Colombo, Jan 9 (IBNS) Sri Lankan President Mahinda Rajapaksa bowed out of power after a decade of rule accepting a heavy defeat to opposition candidate Maithripala Sirisena on Friday. 09-Jan-2015
UN refugee agency, Afghan Government lau New York, Jan 8 (IBNS) As the United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) and its partners begin distributing cold-weather supplies to some of Kabul’s most vulnerable residents, the Agency’s representative in Kabul has warned that many people, especially children, are continuing to suffer, particularly those living in Kabul’s informal settlements. 08-Jan-2015
Pakistani president signs 21st amendment Islamabad, Jan 7 (IBNS): Pakistan president Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday signed into law the 21st Constitutional Amendment, media reports said. 07-Jan-2015
Pakistan supreme court ensures 26/11 acc Islamabad, Jan 7 (IBNS) The Supreme Court of Pakistan on Wednesday ruled that 26/11 Mumbai attack key accused Zakir-ur-Rehman Lakhvi will remain in jail as it overturned the recent high court decision of suspension of detention order of the terrorist, media reports in Pakistan said. 07-Jan-2015
Pakistan PM to visit Bahrain tomorrow Islamabd, Jan 6 (IBNS): Pakistan prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will visit Bahrain on Wednesday. 06-Jan-2015
Pakistan National Assembly approves 21s Islamabad, Jan 6 (IBNS) In a significant development, Pakistan's National Assembly on Tuesday approved the 21st Constitutional Amendment and Pakistan Army (Amendment) Bill 2015, media reports said. 06-Jan-2015
Nepal: Women-only bus starts in Kathmand Kathmandu, Jan 5 (IBNS) A microbus service has been started only for women in Nepal's Kathmandu city, media reports said. 05-Jan-2015
Bangladesh: Zia announces indefinite blo Dhaka, Jan 5 (IBNS) Protesting against the government restrictions, BNP supremo Khaleda Zia announced an indefinite countrywide blockade on Monday. 05-Jan-2015
Pakistan: Drone attack kills TTP Command Islamabad, Jan 4 (IBNS): Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) Commander Hafiz Gul Bahadur was killed in a drone attack in Pakistan's North Waziristan, media reports said on Sunday. 04-Jan-2015
Pakistan: Terror bid foiled in Quetta Quetta, Jan 4 (IBNS) Pakistan's Frontier Corps (FC) paramilitary force defused a roadside bomb in Pakistan's Sibi city which foiled a major bid of terrorism in the country, media reports said. 04-Jan-2015
Pakistan: Blast kills 5 Hangu, Jan 4 (IBNS) A blast in a football ground in Kadda Bazaar area of Pakistan's Lower Orakzai killed at least five people on Sunday, media reports said. 04-Jan-2015
Lakhvi sent to 14 days judicial custody Islamabad, Jan 1 (IBNS) 26/11 mastermind Zakir-ur-Rehman Lakhvi has been sent to 14 days judicial custody on Thursday after the Pakistani government moved to the Supreme Court protesting the detention suspension order issued by the Islamabad high court. 01-Jan-2015
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