Gulf Times - Baluchistan
Pakistan asks Iran to act on militants behind Baluchistan killings

Pakistan asks Iran to act on militants behind Baluchistan killings

The Baloch insurgents who killed 14 people along Pakistan's coast this week are based in neighbouring Iran, Pakistan's foreign minister said on Saturday, heightening tensions ahead of Prime Minister Imran Khan's trip

Suicide bomb kills 85 at Pakistan election rally

Suicide bomb kills 85 at Pakistan election rally

The death toll in a suicide bombing in southwestern Pakistan Friday jumped to 85, an official said, the deadliest in a string of attacks on political rallies that have raised security fears ahead of nationwide polls on July 25.

Pakistan military kills senior militant in Baluchistan raid

Pakistan military kills senior militant in Baluchistan raid

Pakistan's military has killed a senior member of militant group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi(LeJ) along with two suicide bombers in a raid in the southwestern province of Baluchistan, the army's media wing said.

Islamic State claims attack on Christian family in Pakistan

Islamic State claims attack on Christian family in Pakistan

The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for killing four members of a Christian family in southwestern Pakistan.

Blast hits train in southwestern Pakistan; at least 6 hurt

Blast hits train in southwestern Pakistan; at least 6 hurt

The train was travelling from Baluchistan's capital of Quetta to the eastern metropolis of Lahore when a blast on the main railway track damaged one of its cars.

Suicide bomber rams police truck in Quetta, kills 7

Suicide bomber rams police truck in Quetta, kills 7

The attack killed five police officials and two passers-by on the outskirts of the volatile frontier city, Quetta police chief Abdur Razzaq Cheema said.

Roadside bomb blast kills eight soldiers in southwest Pakistan

Roadside bomb blast kills eight soldiers in southwest Pakistan

A roadside bomb killed eight soldiers in a remote district in Pakistan's southwestern province of Baluchistan, a government official said on Tuesday, the second attack within days in the troubled region.

Gunmen in Pakistan kill four in suspected sectarian attack

Gunmen in Pakistan kill four in suspected sectarian attack

Gunmen on Wednesday shot dead four members of the Shia Muslim minority in Pakistan's southwestern province of Baluchistan, officials said, in what police suspect was a sectarian attack.

Gunmen kill 4 policemen in Pakistani city of Quetta

Gunmen kill 4 policemen in Pakistani city of Quetta

Islamist gunmen on Thursday killed a senior police official and three other policemen guarding him in the Pakistani city of Quetta, police said, in an attack claimed by both the Pakistani Taliban and Islamic State.

Pakistani politician shot dead in Baluchistan province

Pakistani politician shot dead in Baluchistan province

Gunmen on Thursday shot and killed a Pakistani regional political party leader in the city of Quetta, police said, the latest violence in the southwestern province of Baluchistan.

Pakistan plans first census since 1998

Pakistan plans first census since 1998

Pakistan will conduct its first population census in two decades next year, the government announced on Friday.

Gunmen kill seven in ambush in Pakistan's southwest

Gunmen kill seven in ambush in Pakistan's southwest

Gunmen in Pakistan killed six soldiers and a provincial government official in an ambush on their convoy in the insurgency plagued southwest province of Baluchistan, a senior official in the region said on Friday.