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Karachi University evacuated following bomb scare
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Karachi University evacuated following bomb scare

Several students and teachers of a leading Pakistani university were on Wednesday evacuated after authorities received reports of three live bombs on the campus but the scare later turned out to be a hoax, media reported.

Bacha Khan University re-opens one month after deadly attack; staff demands weapons for protection
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Bacha Khan University re-opens one month after deadly attack; staff demands weapons for protection

A Pakistani university attacked by the Taliban last month re-opened on Monday guarded by hundreds of police, highlighting a pervasive atmosphere of fear after the Islamist group vowed to continue to strike schools throughout the country. Meanwhile, the university has also demanded the government arm its staff as it seeks to boost security after the deadly assault in which 21 people were killed, officials said

Bacha Khan University attack: Pakistani authorities arrest main facilitator
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Bacha Khan University attack: Pakistani authorities arrest main facilitator

Pakistani authorities have arrested the main facilitator of the gruesome attack on Bacha Khan University that killed 21 people, mostly students, while he was trying to slip across the border.

Terrorism will be eliminated from every corner of Pakistan, says Nawaz Sharif
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Terrorism will be eliminated from every corner of Pakistan, says Nawaz Sharif

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday reaffirmed Pakistan's "unflinching" resolve to eliminate terrorism as he vowed to defeat forces threatening children.

Days after terror attack, Bacha Khan University reopens in Pakistan
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Days after terror attack, Bacha Khan University reopens in Pakistan

Officials say a northwestern Pakistani university where Islamic militants gunned down 21 students and teachers last week has reopened for classes amid tight security.

Bacha Khan attack: Is Pakistan turning a blind eye to the real source of terror on home turf?
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Bacha Khan attack: Is Pakistan turning a blind eye to the real source of terror on home turf?

The terrorist attack at Bacha Khan University, in which 21 persons were gunned down and several others suffered injuries, has again revived the debate on terror groups

Flags at half-mast, prayer ceremony: Pakistan mourns Bacha Khan university massacre victims
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Flags at half-mast, prayer ceremony: Pakistan mourns Bacha Khan university massacre victims

Pakistan observed a day of national mourning Thursday for the 21 people killed when heavily-armed gunmen stormed a university in the troubled northwest, exposing the failings in a national crackdown on extremism.

'Appalled by such acts of violence': UN chief condemns Bacha Khan University attack
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'Appalled by such acts of violence': UN chief condemns Bacha Khan University attack

Condemning the terrorist attack on a university in Pakistan's restive northwest, UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has called for the perpetrators to be swiftly brought to justice.

US 'strongly condemns' terror attack on Bacha Khan University in Pakistan
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US 'strongly condemns' terror attack on Bacha Khan University in Pakistan

The US on Wednesday strongly condemned the terror attack on a university in Pakistan's restive northwest.

'People screaming, running here and there': An eyewitness account of the Bacha Khan University attack
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'People screaming, running here and there': An eyewitness account of the Bacha Khan University attack

Ayat Ibrahim was entering the South Block of the Bacha Khan University on Wednesday morning when she heard the first of the gunshots and huge blasts

Bacha Khan University attack: It's a curse to be born in a Pakistan where students are butchered
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Bacha Khan University attack: It's a curse to be born in a Pakistan where students are butchered

Wednesday's terrorist attack on the Bacha Khan university in Charsadda near Pakistan's Peshawar shows Iqbal may have had a lot more to complain about the plight of the country he helped carve out of India.

Pakistan: Attack on Bacha Khan University leaves 21 dead, 4 terrorists shot dead
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Pakistan: Attack on Bacha Khan University leaves 21 dead, 4 terrorists shot dead

At least 21 people died in an armed assault on Bacha Khan university in Pakistan on Wednesday.

Another tragedy in Pakistan: 21 killed after four gunmen attack Bacha Khan University in Charsadda
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Another tragedy in Pakistan: 21 killed after four gunmen attack Bacha Khan University in Charsadda

At least five people died in an armed assault on a university in Pakistan on Wednesday, where witnesses reported two large blasts and security forces said gunmen were still on the loose.

Gunmen attack university in northwestern Pakistan, at least 2 killed
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Gunmen attack university in northwestern Pakistan, at least 2 killed

Gunmen have attacked a university in northwestern Pakistan, injuring at least three people, and are still on the rampage, the vice chancellor told AFP on Wednesday in the latest assault to hit the militant-infested region.