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
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.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Monday reaffirmed Pakistan's "unflinching" resolve to eliminate terrorism as he vowed to defeat forces threatening children.
Officials say a northwestern Pakistani university where Islamic militants gunned down 21 students and teachers last week has reopened for classes amid tight security.
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
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.
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.
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
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
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.
At least 21 people died in an armed assault on Bacha Khan university in Pakistan on Wednesday.
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 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.