Title Description Posted Date
Pakistan minister survives assassination

Islamabad, May 7 (IBNS): Condition of Pakistan's interior minister Ahsan Iqbal, who survived an apparent assassination attempt, is satisfactory, media reports said.

07-May-2018
UN chief condemns deadly attack on voter

New York, May 7 (IBNS): United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres has strongly condemned an attack on a mosque being used as a voter registration centre in Afghanistan’s Khost province and underscored his support to the country as it prepares for elections later this year.

07-May-2018
Afghanistan: 17 killed in Khost blast, 3

Khost, May 6 (IBNS): At least 17 people were killed in a suspected IED blast inside an election-related facility in Khost province of Afghanistan on Sunday, media reports said.

06-May-2018
Afghanistan: 10 killed in Khost blast

Kabul, May 6 (IBNS): At least 10 people were killed when a blast rocked a mosque in Khost city in southeast of Afghanistan on Sunday, media reports said.

06-May-2018
Afghanistan: 7 people killed in roadside

Kabul, May 6 (IBNS): At least seven people were killed as the vehicle they were travelling in struck a roadside bomb in northwestern Faryab province of Afghanistan on Sunday, media reports said.

06-May-2018
Two coal mines collapse in Pakistan, 23

Islamabad, May 6 (IBNS): At least 23 people were killed as two coal mines collapsed near Quetta city in Pakistan on Saturday, media reports said on Sunday.

06-May-2018
Bangladesh defers launch of first commer

Dhaka, May 5 (IBNS):  Telecommunication and ICT Minister Mustafa Jabbar has said lunch of Bangladesh's first commercial satellite, Bangabandhu-1, has been deferred.

05-May-2018
Bangladesh PM Sheikh Hasina urges OIC me

Dhaka, May 5 (IBNS): Bangladesh Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina on Saturday urged  Organisation of Islamic Cooperation members to stand beside Rohingya people who have been forced to leave Myanmar last year.

05-May-2018
Pakistan PM Shahid Khaqan Abbasi feels p

Islamabad, May 5 (IBNS):  Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that politicians deserve to get same respect as judges, generals, and government officials.

05-May-2018
Pakistan: Chief of Army Staff confirms d

Islamabad, May 5 (IBNS):  Pakistan's Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Javed Bajwa has confirmed death sentence for 11 terrorists in the country, officials said.

05-May-2018
Afghanistan: Explosion in Laghman kills

Kabul, May 5 (IBNS): At least one person was killed and eight injured in an explosion which shook Afghanistan's Laghman province, reports said.

05-May-2018
Afghanistan: At least 10 abducted civili

Kabul, May 5 (IBNS): At least 10 civilians, who were kidnapped by ISIS militants from Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, have been rescued, local Khaama Press reported.

05-May-2018
Afghanistan: Over 1,000 families displac

Kabul, May 5 (IBNS): At least 1,000 families have been living in make-shift shelters in Afghanistan's Kunduz province, after conflicts between the Taliban and the national forces displaced them a fortnight ago, local media reports said.

05-May-2018
Pakistan: Six labourers killed in Baloch

Islamabad, May 4 (IBNS): In an incident of firing, at least six labourers were killed in Pakistan's Balochistan area on Friday, media reports said.

04-May-2018
Bangladesh: 5 killed while on way to joi

Dhaka, May 4 (IBNS): Unknown gunmen shot dead five people as they were heading to attend funeral of Rangamati's Naniarchar upazila chairman Shaktimaan Chakma in Bangladesh on Friday, media reports said.

04-May-2018
Amnesty International pays tribute to sl

Kabul, May 3 (IBNS): Journalists in Afghanistan face threats, intimidation and violence for simply doing their jobs, Amnesty International said on World Press Freedom Day as it honoured the memory of the 10 Afghan journalists killed in horrific attacks this week.

03-May-2018
Women journalists in Afghanistan defiant

New York, May 3 (IBNS): The dangers of working as a journalist in Afghanistan have been dramatically underlined by an attack in the capital Kabul on Monday in which nine Afghan photographers and reporters were killed. They had gone to report on a suicide attack, and were targeted by a second suicide bomber when they arrived on the scene.

03-May-2018
Afghanistan: Imam blown up by own bomb i

Kabul, May 2 (IBNS):  A prayer leader of a mosque was killed when the landmine he was planting in  Ghor province of Afghanistan went off, media reports said on Wednesday.

02-May-2018
Pakistan: Couple shot dead in Karachi

Karachi, May 3 (IBNS): A couple was shot dead in Pakistan's Karachi city on Tuesday, media reports said on Wednesday.

02-May-2018
Afghanistan: 2 killed in roadside bomb b

Kabul, May 2 (IBNS): At least two people were killed when a roadside bomb hit a civilian vehicle in Afghanistan's central Logar province on Tuesday, media reports said on Wednesday.

02-May-2018
Afghanistan: UN expert condemns killing

New York, May 2 (IBNS): United Nations human rights expert on Tuesday strongly condemned the killing of nine journalists in Afghanistan who were among the victims of Monday’s terrorist attack in the country’s capital.

02-May-2018
Pakistan condemns Kabul suicide blasts

Islamabad, May 1 (IBNS): Pakistan on Tuesday strongly condemned the twin suicide attacks in Afghanistan's capital city Kabul on Tuesday which killed and injured scores of people.

01-May-2018
Afghanistan: Blast in Nangarhar province

Kabul, May 1 (IBNS): A bomb blast in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday left at least one person killed, media reports said.

01-May-2018
Pakistan: New Islamabad International Ai

Islamabad, May 1 (IBNS): A new Islamabad International Airport was inaugurated in Pakistan's Islamabad city on Tuesday.

01-May-2018
Afghanistan: BBC Pashto journalist kille

Kabul, May 1 (IBNS): Unknown gunmen shot dead a BBC Pashto reporter in Khost province of Afghanistan, media reports said on Tuesday.

01-May-2018
UN ‘outraged’ by suicide attacks in

Kabul, May 1 (IBNS): Strongly condemning terrorist attacks in the Afghan capital, Kabul, and in Kandahar, senior United Nations officials, including Secretary-General António Guterres, underscored the need to bring those behind the attacks to justice.

01-May-2018
Web Analytics