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US diplomats denied entry to Peshawar


July 21st, 2011 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 21 (IANS) Seven US diplomats were stopped from entering Pakistan's Peshawar city due to lack of travel documents, a media report said.The diplomats were travelling in three cars ... Read more...

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A Pakistani locality where residents don’t want police post


July 1st, 2011 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 1 (IANS) The residents of a locality in Pakistan's Peshawar city are against re-building of a police post blown up in a car bomb blast as they fear ... Read more...

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Two dead, 14 hurt in Peshawar blast


July 1st, 2011 - 3:11 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, July 1 (IANS) Two people were killed and 14 others injured when a vehicle exploded Thursday night in northwestern Pakistan's Peshawar city, Xinhua reported.The blast occurred around 9.30 p.m. ... Read more...

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Two dead, 13 hurt in Peshawar car blast (Lead)


July 1st, 2011 - 12:33 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 30 (IANS) At least two people died and 13 were injured when a car blew up Thursday evening in Pakistan's northwestern Peshawar city, officials said.The incident took place ... Read more...

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Four hurt in Peshawar blast


July 1st, 2011 - 12:17 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 30 (IANS) At least four people were injured Thursday evening in a blast in Pakistan's northwestern Peshawar city, Geo News reported.The blast occurred in a vehicle in ... Read more...

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Four killed in Peshawar suicide blast


June 20th, 2011 - 11:37 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 20 (IANS) Four people were killed and six others injured Monday night in a suicide bomb attack near Pakistan's Peshawar city.The blast occurred around 8.00 p.m. outside the ... Read more...

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Over 100 militants attack check post in Pakistan


June 18th, 2011 - 4:07 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 18 (IANS) Over a 100 militants attacked a check post late Friday night near Pakistan's Peshawar city, Xinhua reported.About 120 militants attacked a check post in Sarband area, ... Read more...

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Al-Zawahiri appointed new Al Qaeda leader (Second Lead)


June 16th, 2011 - 3:21 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 16 (IANS) Al Qaeda has appointed Ayman al-Zawahiri as its new chief following the death of its founder Osama Bin Laden, BBC reported.Bin Laden was killed by US ... Read more...

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34 killed, 80 hurt in Peshawar twin blasts (Second Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 5:16 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 12 (IANS) At least 34 people, including a journalist, were killed and 80 others injured when two bombs were detonated near the offices of media organizations at ... Read more...

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Twin blasts rock Peshawar, 10 dead (Lead)


June 12th, 2011 - 3:30 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 12 (IANS) At least 10 people were killed and many others, including four journalists, were injured when two powerful blasts ripped through a supermarket in Pakistan's Peshawar city ... Read more...

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Blasts kill 10 in Pakistan (Second Lead)


June 5th, 2011 - 6:31 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) Six people were killed Sunday in a car bomb attack in Pakistan's Peshawar city while four more were killed in a blast in Punjab, media ... Read more...

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10 die in Pakistan blasts (Lead)


June 5th, 2011 - 1:56 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, June 5 (IANS) A car bomb exploded in Pakistan's Peshawar city while another bomb went off in Punjab province Sunday, killing 10 people and injuring at least 30, ... Read more...

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15 Taliban killed in Pakistan check post attack (Lead)


May 18th, 2011 - 4:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, May 18 (IANS) At least 15 suspected Pakistani Taliban militants and two police officials were killed when a group of rebels attacked a check post Wednesday morning in ... Read more...

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NATO fuel tankers torched in Pakistan


March 17th, 2011 - 12:18 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 17 (IANS) Two container trucks, carrying fuel for NATO and allied forces in Afghanistan, were torched by unidentified militants in Pakistan's Peshawar city late Wednesday, police said.Unidentified gunmen ... Read more...

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Suicide bombing kills 34 in Peshawar funeral (Second Lead)


March 9th, 2011 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) At least 34 mourners were killed and 42 injured Wednesday in a suicide attack at a funeral near Pakistan's Peshawar city, media reports said.The blast ... Read more...

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20 killed in Peshawar bombing


March 9th, 2011 - 2:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 9 (IANS) At least 20 people were killed and several injured Wednesday in a suicide blast during funeral prayers in Pakistan's Peshawar city, Geo News reported.The blast ... Read more...

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US national released on bail in Pakistan


March 8th, 2011 - 3:02 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, March 8 (IANS) A court in Pakistan's Peshawar city has granted bail to a US national who was arrested in February for staying in the country even after his ... Read more...

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One killed, over twelve hurt in bomb blast outside school in northwest Pakistan


January 19th, 2011 - 6:50 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, Jan 19(ANI): A bomb planted in a horse cart exploded near a school in Peshawar on Wednesday, killing one person and injuring over a dozen others, including eight girl students.Senior police ... Read more...

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Two die in blast near school in Peshawar


January 19th, 2011 - 11:16 am ICT by IANS
Peshawar, Jan 19 (IANS) At least two people were killed and several children were injured Wednesday in a blast that took place near a school in northwest Pakistan's Peshawar city, police said. ... Read more...

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One killed, 26 hurt in Peshawar blast


December 16th, 2010 - 9:37 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais Saleem Islamabad, Dec 16 (IANS) One child was killed and 26 others, including four women and eight children, were injured in a bomb blast in Pakistan's Peshawar city Thursday.The blast, which ... Read more...

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One hurt in Peshawar blast (Lead)


December 14th, 2010 - 4:10 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, Dec 14 (IANS) A woman was injured in a bomb blast close to a police checkpost in Pakistan's Peshawar city Tuesday, a day after two people were killed in an ... Read more...

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Peshawar Police bust drug gang


October 30th, 2010 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
By Awais saleem Islamabad, Oct 30 (IANS) Police in Pakistan's Peshawar city Saturday busted a gang that -- disguised as Haj pilgrims -- was trying to smuggle narcotics into Saudi Arabia.The Anti-Narcotics ... Read more...

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Peshawar bomb attack victims struggle for daily life


October 28th, 2010 - 11:12 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 28 (IANS) The victims of a devastating car bomb attack in Pakistan's Peshawar city in 2009 still face enormous hardships to meet their daily needs as the bombing had snatched ... Read more...

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Five die, 30 hurt in Peshawar mosque blast


October 23rd, 2010 - 3:35 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Oct 23 (IANS) Five people were killed and 30 others injured Friday in a bomb attack at a mosque in Pakistan's northwestern Peshawar city.The blast took place when people were ... Read more...

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Blast in Pakistan


September 3rd, 2010 - 1:06 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 3 (IANS) A powerful blast took place in Pakistan's Peshawar city Friday, media reports said. The massive explosion occurred on the Ring Road Friday morning, Geo News reported.Xinhua reported that at ... Read more...

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Gunfight near US consulate in Peshawar (Second Lead)


August 28th, 2010 - 11:54 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) A gunfight broke out Saturday morning between militants and security forces near the US consulate in Pakistan's northwestern Peshawar city, media reports said. An office of the security ... Read more...

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Firing near US consulate in Peshawar (Lead)


August 28th, 2010 - 11:28 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 28 (IANS) A gunfight was raging Saturday morning between militants and security forces near the US consulate in Pakistan's Peshawar city, Xinhua reported. The firing broke out around 6.00 a.m. and ... Read more...

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Three killed in Peshawar blast


August 23rd, 2010 - 9:19 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Aug 23 (IANS) Three people were killed and several injured in a roadside blast in Pakistan's Peshawar city Monday, police said. The attack on the outskirts of Peshawar killed the leader ... Read more...

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Car bombing kills four policemen in Pakistan


April 29th, 2010 - 12:56 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 28 (DPA) A suicide car bombing Wednesday at a police checkpoint killed four officers in Pakistan's north-western city of Peshawar, security and health officials said. Separately, at least two soldiers and ... Read more...

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One dead in Pakistan blast (Lead)


April 19th, 2010 - 4:21 pm ICT by IANS
Peshawar, April 19 (IANS) A child was killed Monday and at least 11 schoolchildren were injured in a powerful car bomb explosion outside a school in Pakistan's Peshawar city, an official said. ... Read more...

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BJP takes Sikh’s beheading protest to Pakistan border


February 23rd, 2010 - 12:36 am ICT by IANS
Attari (Punjab), Feb 22 (IANS) After raising to the national level in New Delhi the issue of the beheading of a Sikh man by Taliban elements, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) ... Read more...

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Sikhs in Jammu and Kashmir protest Taliban act, call shutdown Tuesday


February 22nd, 2010 - 9:03 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 22 (IANS) Sikh organisations in Jammu and Kashmir have called for a general strike Tuesday to protest against the beheading of a Sikh by the Taliban near Pakistan's Peshawar ... Read more...

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PDP condemns beheading of Sikh in Pakistan


February 22nd, 2010 - 8:06 pm ICT by IANS
Jammu, Feb 22 (IANS) Peoples Democratic Party (PDP) Monday condemned the killing of a Sikh man by suspected Taliban militants in Pakistan's troubled North-West Frontier Region. Terming the incident "barbaric", PDP president ... Read more...

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India condemns ‘barbaric’ beheading of Sikh in Pakistan


February 22nd, 2010 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) India Monday strongly condemned the "barbaric" beheading of a Sikh man by suspected Taliban militants in Pakistan. "We condemn the barbaric act of Taliban," External Affairs Minister ... Read more...

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India should talk to Pakistan over Sikh beheading: Congress


February 22nd, 2010 - 3:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) India needs to talk to Pakistan over the beheading of a Sikh near Pakistan's Peshawar city, the ruling Congress said Monday. "It is a serious issue and ... Read more...

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