Quetta

Latest stories

41m
New Kerala
Pakistan providing safe havens to terrorists: Afghan envoy - newkerala.com #97858leader Osama Bin Laden, Taliban Heads Mullah Mansoor and Mullah Omar, all were
Pakistan providing safe havens to terrorists: Afghan envoy - newkerala.com #97858
New Kerala / Posted 41 minutes ago
leader Osama Bin Laden, Taliban Heads Mullah Mansoor and Mullah Omar, all were found in Pakistan and added that the Quetta Shura, a militant organisation composed of leaders of the Afghan Taliban, is also located within the city of Quetta in... Read more
7h
The Globe and Mail
Photos of the weekChiba/AFP/Getty Images) A Pakistani girl of Hazara community lights a candle d
Photos of the week
The Globe and Mail / Posted 7 hours ago
Chiba/AFP/Getty Images) A Pakistani girl of Hazara community lights a candle during a tribute ceremony in Quetta, a day after twin bombings tore through crowds of Shiite Hazara protesters in Afghanistan. (Banaras Khan/AFP/Getty... Read more
1d
New Kerala
Dismal condition of human rights in Balochistan, around 1,000 bodies recovered in six years - newkerala.com #96934the worsening security situation in Pakistan's largest province, reports the Ge
Dismal condition of human rights in Balochistan, around 1,000 bodies recovered in six years - newkerala.com #96934
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
the worsening security situation in Pakistan's largest province, reports the Geo News. The documents further revealed that Quetta remained the worst-hit district as 346 dead bodies have been recovered since 2010, while Kalat remained the second... Read more
3d
New Kerala
Kabul, Islamabad to hold military delegation-level talks today - newkerala.com #95795a fundamental solution (to those threats) because there are sanctuaries. Can an
Kabul, Islamabad to hold military delegation-level talks today - newkerala.com #95795
New Kerala / Posted 3 days ago
a fundamental solution (to those threats) because there are sanctuaries. Can anybody deny that there are Taliban offices in Quetta? You go and interview with them; if you want the addresses, I will give you all the addresses... Of course, I can give... Read more
4d
New Kerala
Children vaccinated in Karachi under heavy security - newkerala.com #95743where the health workers are at times targeted by Islamist militants. One attac
Children vaccinated in Karachi under heavy security - newkerala.com #95743
New Kerala / Posted 4 days ago
where the health workers are at times targeted by Islamist militants. One attack in January near a polio centre in Quetta city left 14 people dead. Some Islamic clerics and Taliban members say that the US-made polio vaccines can sterilise... Read more
4d
The Globe and Mail
Photos of the DayA Pakistani girl of Hazara community lights a candle during a tribute ceremony
Photos of the Day
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
A Pakistani girl of Hazara community lights a candle during a tribute ceremony in Quetta, a day after twin bombings tore through crowds of Shiite Hazara protesters in Afghanistan. (Banaras Khan/AFP/Getty Images) People jump from a diving board, to... Read more
5d
Pakistan News Tribune
Pakistan provides sanctuaries to terrorists and trains them: Ashraf Ghaniand destruction to Afghanistan," said Ghani. The Afghan president claimed he c
Pakistan provides sanctuaries to terrorists and trains them: Ashraf Ghani
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
and destruction to Afghanistan," said Ghani. The Afghan president claimed he can provide addresses of Taliban leaders in Quetta. Ghani claimed that Afghan forces have bombed the chief of Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP), Mullah Fazlullah, eleven... Read more
4 related stories
5d
Deepika
World News Detailtold Geo News. The 64yearold Afghan president said he can provide addresses o
World News Detail
Deepika / Posted 5 days ago
told Geo News. The 64yearold Afghan president said he can provide addresses of Taliban leaders in the Pakistani city of Quetta, Dawn quoted the Afghan president as saying Saturday, a day Kabul witnessed the deadliest terror attack in 15 years... Read more
4 related stories
5d
dna
Ties with Pakistan bigger challenge than combating terror groups: Afghan President Ashraf Ghanitold Geo News. The 64-year-old Afghan president said he can provide addresses
Ties with Pakistan bigger challenge than combating terror groups: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani
dna / Posted 5 days ago
told Geo News. The 64-year-old Afghan president said he can provide addresses of Taliban leaders in the Pakistani city of Quetta, Dawn quoted the Afghan president as saying Saturday, a day Kabul witnessed the deadliest terror attack in 15 years... Read more
4 related stories
5d
The Economic Times
Ties with Pakistan bigger challenge than combating terror groups: Ashraf Ghanitold Geo News. The 64-year-old Afghan president said he can provide addresses
Ties with Pakistan bigger challenge than combating terror groups: Ashraf Ghani
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
told Geo News. The 64-year-old Afghan president said he can provide addresses of Taliban leaders in the Pakistani city of Quetta, Dawn quoted the Afghan president as saying Saturday, a day Kabul witnessed the deadliest terror attack in 15 years... Read more
4 related stories
5d
The Economic Times
Ties with Pak bigger challenge than combating terror groups: Ashraf Ghanitold Geo News. The 64-year-old Afghan president said he can provide addresses
Ties with Pak bigger challenge than combating terror groups: Ashraf Ghani
The Economic Times / Posted 5 days ago
told Geo News. The 64-year-old Afghan president said he can provide addresses of Taliban leaders in the Pakistani city of Quetta, Dawn quoted the Afghan president as saying Saturday, a day Kabul witnessed the deadliest terror attack in 15 years... Read more
4 related stories
8d
Pakistan News Tribune
50 projects run by various wings of the armed forcescreated through ordinances — are in Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi-Islama­bad, Mul
50 projects run by various wings of the armed forces
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
created through ordinances — are in Karachi, Lahore, Rawalpindi-Islama­bad, Multan, Gujranwala, Bahawalpur, Peshawar and Quetta. Besides, there are 16 “projects/units” functioning under the AWT, 15 under the Fauji Foundation and 11 under the... Read more
10d
Pakistan News Tribune
Four terrorists killed in Sohrab Gothfour alleged terrorists during an encounter in Sohrab Goth area of the city. Ac
Four terrorists killed in Sohrab Goth
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
four alleged terrorists during an encounter in Sohrab Goth area of the city. According to the police, they had raided Quetta town area in Sohrab Goth on a tip-off, where a gang of alleged terrorists had opened fire on policemen, injuring two... Read more
15d
asianage
Kabul: No plans to revive Taliban peace talksending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in
Kabul: No plans to revive Taliban peace talks
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
ending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in Pakistani cities near the border, including Quetta. Pakistan “is still supporting the insurgency, providing medical facilities, training, financing, which shows they... Read more
22 related stories
15d
asianage
Kabul No plans to revive Taliban peace talksending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in
Kabul No plans to revive Taliban peace talks
asianage / Posted 15 days ago
ending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in Pakistani cities near the border, including Quetta. Pakistan “is still supporting the insurgency, providing medical facilities, training, financing, which shows they... Read more
22 related stories
15d
ABC News
In Civil War II, Avenger Kills Another as Marvel Universe Transformsis just kind of such an inversion of that is it's an area of real world placeme
In Civil War II, Avenger Kills Another as Marvel Universe Transforms
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
is just kind of such an inversion of that is it's an area of real world placement of how we ascertain justice. Eight in in Quetta setting us up to the kind of seem was there the thought behind that part of that balance. Different what Brian and and... Read more
15d
Air Force Times
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Talibanending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Taliban
Air Force Times / Posted 15 days ago
ending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in Pakistani cities near the border, including Quetta. Pakistan "is still supporting the insurgency, providing medical facilities, training, financing, which shows they... Read more
22 related stories
15d
WBOC Salisbury
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Talibanending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Taliban
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 15 days ago
ending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in Pakistani cities near the border, including Quetta. Pakistan "is still supporting the insurgency, providing medical facilities, training, financing, which shows they... Read more
22 related stories
15d
WLOX-TV Biloxi
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Talibanending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Taliban
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 15 days ago
ending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in Pakistani cities near the border, including Quetta. Pakistan "is still supporting the insurgency, providing medical facilities, training, financing, which shows they... Read more
22 related stories
15d
Hawaii News Now
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Talibanending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Taliban
Hawaii News Now / Posted 15 days ago
ending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in Pakistani cities near the border, including Quetta. Pakistan "is still supporting the insurgency, providing medical facilities, training, financing, which shows they... Read more
22 related stories
15d
WECT 6 Wilmington
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Talibanending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in
Afghan official: No plans to revive peace talks with Taliban
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 15 days ago
ending support to the Taliban, whose leaders are widely believed to be based in Pakistani cities near the border, including Quetta. Pakistan "is still supporting the insurgency, providing medical facilities, training, financing, which shows they... Read more
22 related stories
16d
NBC News
Pro-Coup Posters Pop Up Across Nuclear-Armed Pakistanthe posters reported to be appearing in major cities including Lahore, Islamaba
Pro-Coup Posters Pop Up Across Nuclear-Armed Pakistan
NBC News / Posted 16 days ago
the posters reported to be appearing in major cities including Lahore, Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Faisalabad, Quetta and Karachi. The banners were first seen on on Monday. They feature the mustachioed face of popular Gen. Raheel... Read more
16d
Pakistan News Tribune
Too early to discuss the 'extension' of army chief tenure: Pervaiz Rashidto impose martial law and form a government of technocrats. The banners had bee
Too early to discuss the 'extension' of army chief tenure: Pervaiz Rashid
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
to impose martial law and form a government of technocrats. The banners had been put up in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sargodha, and Hyderabad. What do you think about the story ? Leave your comments!Heading... Read more
9 related stories
17d
Hindustantimes.com
Posters sprout in Pakistan asking army chief to oust governmentSharif to impose martial law and form a “government of technocrats”. The banne
Posters sprout in Pakistan asking army chief to oust government
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
Sharif to impose martial law and form a “government of technocrats”. The banners were put up in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sargodha and Hyderabad by the “Move On Pakistan” party. The earlier campaign had requested... Read more
9 related stories
17d
The Hindu
New Taliban chief marks a return to the rootsit was clear that the Taliban’s decision-making power was returning to the insu
New Taliban chief marks a return to the roots
The Hindu / Posted 17 days ago
it was clear that the Taliban’s decision-making power was returning to the insurgency’s senior council based in Quetta, Pakistan — a politburo of about two dozen clerics and fighters.A scholar, not a fighter Haibatullah’s perceived... Read more
17d
dna
Posters across cities in Pakistan ask army chief General Raheel Sharif to 'impose martial law'and hoardings were erected by the 'Move on Pakistan' party yesterday in 13 citi
Posters across cities in Pakistan ask army chief General Raheel Sharif to 'impose martial law'
dna / Posted 17 days ago
and hoardings were erected by the 'Move on Pakistan' party yesterday in 13 cities including Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sargodha and Hyderabad, according to media reports. Unlike its earlier campaign requesting... Read more
9 related stories
17d
Hindustantimes.com
Banners across Pakistan ask army chief to ‘impose martial law’and hoardings were put up by the ‘Move on Pakistan’ party on Sunday in 13 citie
Banners across Pakistan ask army chief to ‘impose martial law’
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 17 days ago
and hoardings were put up by the ‘Move on Pakistan’ party on Sunday in 13 cities including Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sargodha and Hyderabad, according to media reports. Unlike its earlier campaign requesting... Read more
9 related stories
17d
dna
Taliban's new leader being viewed as lacking influenceMansour commanded and the terror group's decision-making power has returned to
Taliban's new leader being viewed as lacking influence
dna / Posted 17 days ago
Mansour commanded and the terror group's decision-making power has returned to the insurgency's senior council based in Quetta, Pakistan, a US media report said on Tuesday. "The early tenure of the Taliban's new leader, a low-key religious... Read more
18d
Pakistan News Tribune
Banners urging Raheel Sharif to impose martial lawto impose martial law and form a government of technocrats. The banners have b
Banners urging Raheel Sharif to impose martial law
Pakistan News Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
to impose martial law and form a government of technocrats. The banners have been put up in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Hyderabad, etc, by the Move on Pakistan party and unlike its earlier campaign... Read more
9 related stories
18d
Business Standard India
Banners on Pakistan roads urge Gen Sharif to impose martial law, form govtup. The banners that were put up by a little-known 'Move on Pakistan' party of
Banners on Pakistan roads urge Gen Sharif to impose martial law, form govt
Business Standard India / Posted 18 days ago
up. The banners that were put up by a little-known 'Move on Pakistan' party of Punjab in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Hyderabad among others unlike its earlier campaign requested the army chief to... Read more
9 related stories
18d
dna
Banners on Pakistan roads urge Gen Raheel Sharif to impose martial law, form govtup. The banners that were put up by a little-known 'Move on Pakistan' party of
Banners on Pakistan roads urge Gen Raheel Sharif to impose martial law, form govt
dna / Posted 18 days ago
up. The banners that were put up by a little-known 'Move on Pakistan' party of Punjab in Lahore, Karachi, Peshawar, Quetta, Rawalpindi, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Hyderabad among others unlike its earlier campaign requested the army chief to... Read more
9 related stories
18d
New Kerala
Ghani demands handover of Afghan militants based in Pakistan - newkerala.com #88791Haqqani terrorist network to use its soil from where they plan and coordinate a
Ghani demands handover of Afghan militants based in Pakistan - newkerala.com #88791
New Kerala / Posted 18 days ago
Haqqani terrorist network to use its soil from where they plan and coordinate attacks in Afghanistan. Both Taliban and Haqqani network are having leadership councils based in Quetta and Peshawar cities of Pakistan, according to Afghan of... Read more
18d
Aljazeera
US must challenge Pakistan's duplicity on AfghanistanCIA station in Pakistan "would come across reports indicating that members of t
US must challenge Pakistan's duplicity on Afghanistan
Aljazeera / Posted 18 days ago
CIA station in Pakistan "would come across reports indicating that members of the Taliban Shura were pitching up in Quetta or Karachi", but the "leads" were then passed to the Pakistani spy agency to investigate, as claimed by Grenier. It... Read more
23d
Rappler
Sad Idul Fitri for refugees in Indonesiatold Rappler. He added that his parents passed away, and his two brothers and s
Sad Idul Fitri for refugees in Indonesia
Rappler / Posted 23 days ago
told Rappler. He added that his parents passed away, and his two brothers and sister now live in a Hazara community in Quetta, in Pakistan. When Ahmad was in Quetta, he celebrated lebaran by vistiing his friends and going to relatives' houses.... Read more
23d
CNN
Afghanistan making progress, but scars remainthe two in Afghanistan. 'The world cannot forget' Bronstein first crossed int
Afghanistan making progress, but scars remain
CNN / Posted 23 days ago
the two in Afghanistan. 'The world cannot forget' Bronstein first crossed into Afghanistan from the Pakistani city of Quetta in the fall of 2001, eager to photograph a troubled and then-unfamiliar land. The post-9/11 U.S. bombing campaign was... Read more
24d
Asia Sentinel
China Joins the ‘Great Game’even further, into the halls of Pakistan’s military and intelligence headquarte
China Joins the ‘Great Game’
Asia Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
even further, into the halls of Pakistan’s military and intelligence headquarters. The Taliban leadership is known as the Quetta Shura after the city in Pakistan’s Baluchistan Province where it’s been based since its ouster in 2001. When a US... Read more
26d
Decclan Chronicle
Clear your dues or be sold: PCB to PSL teamTamim Iqbal, Shakib ul Hasan were among the top foreign signings. It was also
Clear your dues or be sold: PCB to PSL team
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 26 days ago
Tamim Iqbal, Shakib ul Hasan were among the top foreign signings. It was also announced after the council meeting that the Karachi, Lahore and Quetta franchises had agreed to invest and get involved in their respective regions in domestic cr... Read more
28d
ESPN Cricinfo
McCullum, Morgan consent for PSL draftLahore Qalandars, who finished last, will have the first pick in this draft fol
McCullum, Morgan consent for PSL draft
ESPN Cricinfo / Posted 28 days ago
Lahore Qalandars, who finished last, will have the first pick in this draft followed by Karachi Kings, Peshawar Zalmi and Quetta Gladiators. Defending champions Islamabad United will have the final pick in every round. In another important move,... Read more
28d
KTLA-TV Los Angeles
64 to 116 Civilians Killed by U.S. Drone Strikes Since 2009: Obama AdministrationAkhtar Mansour was believed to be travelling in the remote town of Ahmad Wal in
64 to 116 Civilians Killed by U.S. Drone Strikes Since 2009: Obama Administration
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 28 days ago
Akhtar Mansour was believed to be travelling in the remote town of Ahmad Wal in Balochistan, around 160 kilometres west of Quetta. (Credit: AFP/Getty Images) President Barack Obama’s administration estimated Friday that between 64 and 116... Read more
183 related stories
30d
Daily Star
Future weapons arms race spells DOOM for mankind, warns Stephen Hawkingin pictures surveillance CCTV picturesRelated videos Afghan spy agency says Ta
Future weapons arms race spells DOOM for mankind, warns Stephen Hawking
Daily Star / Posted 30 days ago
in pictures surveillance CCTV picturesRelated videos Afghan spy agency says Taliban leader dead in US drone attack Quetta (Pakistan) (AFP) - Afghanistan's spy agency Sunday said Taliban leader Mullah Akhtar Mansour was killed in a US... Read more
1m
Salon.com
Gunmen kill 4 policemen in Pakistan’s Quetta cityQUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A police spokesman says gunmen in twin attacks minutes
Gunmen kill 4 policemen in Pakistan’s Quetta city
Salon.com / Posted a month ago
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A police spokesman says gunmen in twin attacks minutes apart have shot and killed four policemen in southwestern Pakistan before escaping. Spokesman Shahzada Farhat says the attacks took place late Tuesday in Quetta, the... Read more
1m
DW
Pakistan hosts Afghanistan conference amid IS threat |allegiance to the "Islamic State" (IS). Unconfirmed reports that Mansoor had r
Pakistan hosts Afghanistan conference amid IS threat |
DW / Posted a month ago
allegiance to the "Islamic State" (IS). Unconfirmed reports that Mansoor had recently been killed in the Pakistani city of Quetta make it more complicated for the countries involved in the Istanbul process to forge a peace deal with the... Read more
1m
New Kerala
Four policemen shot dead in Balochistan - newkerala.com #83171Pakistan, media reported. The unidentified militants attacked two police vehic
Four policemen shot dead in Balochistan - newkerala.com #83171
New Kerala / Posted a month ago
Pakistan, media reported. The unidentified militants attacked two police vehicles in two areas of the provincial capital Quetta, killing four policemen who received multiple bullet injuries. The suspects escaped from the scene of the attack in... Read more
m
New Kerala
Glut of Drugs - newkerala.com #82402opium in 16 operations at Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Attock, Lahore, Multan, Dera I
Glut of Drugs - newkerala.com #82402
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
opium in 16 operations at Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Attock, Lahore, Multan, Dera Ismail Khan, Peshawar, Nowshehra, Karachi and Quetta. During the operations, ANF also arrested 21 persons, including three foreigners, while seven vehicles were seized.... Read more
m
The New Yorker
Afghanistan’s Theorist-in-Chiefdrone strike while driving from Zahedan, Iran, where he reportedly consulted wi
Afghanistan’s Theorist-in-Chief
The New Yorker / Posted 1 months ago
drone strike while driving from Zahedan, Iran, where he reportedly consulted with Iranian officials, to his base, in Quetta, Pakistan, with a fraudulent Pakistani passport.) Afghanistan’s finances depend on foreign aid and opium. Corruption... Read more
m
asianage
Door to terror: Enter in Iran, exit in PakistanZahedan, then to Saravan, and from there to the Rituk border. From a bus stati
Door to terror: Enter in Iran, exit in Pakistan
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
Zahedan, then to Saravan, and from there to the Rituk border. From a bus station at the Pakistan border, the next stop was Quetta, followed by a bus ride to Pishin and then a two-day drive to Ghazni in Afghanistan. The trio’s next stop was Azan... Read more
m
asianage
Door to terror Enter in Iran, exit in PakistanZahedan, then to Saravan, and from there to the Rituk border. From a bus stati
Door to terror Enter in Iran, exit in Pakistan
asianage / Posted 1 months ago
Zahedan, then to Saravan, and from there to the Rituk border. From a bus station at the Pakistan border, the next stop was Quetta, followed by a bus ride to Pishin and then a two-day drive to Ghazni in Afghanistan. The trio’s next stop was Azan... Read more
m
New Kerala
Pakistan explosion kills 3 - newkerala.com #81438Quetta, June 24 : At least three people were killed in an explosion which hit A
Pakistan explosion kills 3 - newkerala.com #81438
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
Quetta, June 24 : At least three people were killed in an explosion which hit Almo Chowk in Pakistan's Quetta area on Friday, media reports said. More than 20 people were injured in the explosion who were reportedly taken to nearby hospital for... Read more
m
New Kerala
Pakistan market blast kills three - newkerala.com #81240on Friday, the media reported. The dead and injured, all passers-by and shopke
Pakistan market blast kills three - newkerala.com #81240
New Kerala / Posted 1 months ago
on Friday, the media reported. The dead and injured, all passers-by and shopkeepers, were taken to the Civil Hospital Quetta. At least three people were in critical condition. According to Deputy Inspector General Police Chaudhary Manzoor,... Read more
m
Brandon Sun
Bombing in market in southwest Pakistan kills 3, wounds 32QUETTA, Pakistan - A police spokesman says a bomb rigged to a bicycle has explo
Bombing in market in southwest Pakistan kills 3, wounds 32
Brandon Sun / Posted 1 months ago
QUETTA, Pakistan - A police spokesman says a bomb rigged to a bicycle has exploded outside a market in southwestern Pakistan, killing at least three people and wounding 32 others. Shahzada Farhat says several shops were also damaged in Friday's... Read more
5 related stories
More

People in this news