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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani Taliban fighters who stormed Karachi airport were prepared for a drawn-out siege

    Posted Jun 10th 2014, 01:15am by Reuters

    ... in a state of shock, but we wish that the country should see no more attacks and no more precious lives should be lost," he said. Additional reporting by Xinhua ...

  2. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Failure to pay for electricity leaves Pakistani towns in the dark

    Posted Apr 20th 2014, 05:37am by The Guardian

    ... and threatened to boycott government vaccination drives. But forcing consumers to break the habit of not paying their bills- or simply stealing electricity by dropping metal hooks on to power lines- ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan bus bomb kills at least 17

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 05:24pm by AFP

    ... of twisted metal by the force of the explosion. Nine dead bodies have been taken to Lady Reading Hospital in Peshawar while eight bodies have been taken to a government hospital in Charsadda. ...

  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Blast kills 15 at Pakistani refugee camp

    Posted Mar 21st 2013, 06:49pm by AFP

    ... food supplements littered the ground next to discarded toys, sandals and twisted metal. The engine of the car which exploded lay around 15 metres from a two-foot crater left by the blast. Tariq ...

  5. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan factory owners in deadly blaze get bail

    Posted Sep 14th 2012, 05:59pm by Associated Press in Karachi

    ... it filled with smoke while those on the higher floors were forced to break through metal bars over the windows and jump for their lives to the ground below. Panicked workers had only one way out ...

  6. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    2012 deadliest year in Karachi for two decades

    Posted Jan 07th 2013, 02:54pm by AFP

    ... to the PPP but now fed up with the party leadership, and the second accused of being an MQM auxiliary. “Land in Karachi is very precious and grabbing is the bone of contention, the mother of all ...

  7. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    After Pakistan fire, police probe factory owners

    Posted Sep 13th 2012, 08:23pm by Associated Press in Karachi

    ... relatives have said. Many of the building’s windows were covered in metal bars, which made it even more difficult for workers to escape. Mohammed Farhan was working on the second floor of the factory with dozens of other people when the fire broke out, filling the area with smoke. They had to use sewing machines to break through the metal bars on the windows, but many people collapsed ...

  8. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Car bomb hits US vehicle in Peshawar, kills 2

    Posted Sep 03rd 2012, 02:23pm by Associated Press in Peshawar

    ... that was completely destroyed and burned. All that was left was a carcass of blackened, twisted metal. Pervez Khan said the images were of the US vehicle that was attacked. A police explosives expert, Abdul ...

  9. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    At least 261 killed in Pakistan factory fires

    Posted Sep 12th 2012, 12:15pm by Reuters in Karachi

    ... the workers,” said garment factory employee Mohammad Pervez, holding up a photograph of his cousin, who is also a worker there and is missing. “If there were no metal grilles on the windows a lot ...



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