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Pakistani Hazara Shiites refuse to bury dead from Balochistan mine attack; protest 'ethnic cleansing'
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Pakistani Hazara Shiites refuse to bury dead from Balochistan mine attack; protest 'ethnic cleansing'

Ten miners were kidnapped by Islamic State gunmen from a remote colliery in Balochistan before being taken to nearby hills where most were shot dead, while some were beheaded

Fawad Hussain claims Sri Lankan cricketers opted out of Pakistan tour after IPL exclusion threat from India
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Fawad Hussain claims Sri Lankan cricketers opted out of Pakistan tour after IPL exclusion threat from India

Fawad Hussain claimed that Sri Lankan cricket players opted out from the Pakistan tour after India threatened them that they will be ousted from the IPL.

Pakistan market suicide bombing: 18 killed, 48 injured in attack aimed at minority Hazaras at Quetta
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Pakistan market suicide bombing: 18 killed, 48 injured in attack aimed at minority Hazaras at Quetta

Eight of the dead belong to the Hazara community, Quetta city police chief Abdul Razzaq Cheema said, adding that one paramilitary official from a squad deployed to guard the community at the market was also killed.

JuD, FIF no longer in list of banned outfits in Pakistan, Hafeez Saeed's counsel tells court, terms ban anti-constitutional
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JuD, FIF no longer in list of banned outfits in Pakistan, Hafeez Saeed's counsel tells court, terms ban anti-constitutional

United Nations designated terrorist and 26/11 Mumbai Attacks mastermind Hafiz Saeed's Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD) and Falah-i-Insaniyat Foundation (FIF) are no longer mentioned in the list of banned outfits after a presidential ordinance that prohibited them under a UN resolution lapsed

Pakistan violence: Political instability, selective security approach catalyse recurring extremist bloodbath
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Pakistan violence: Political instability, selective security approach catalyse recurring extremist bloodbath

The Lahore attack comes at a crucial time when the ruling Pakistan Muslim League - Nawaz is facing an imminent political crisis with the disqualification of prime minister Nawaz Sharif after the Panama Papers corruption case verdict.

Pakistan forces say they killed 'dozen IS fighters' in Balochistan in three-day raid operation
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Pakistan forces say they killed 'dozen IS fighters' in Balochistan in three-day raid operation

IS has been making inroads in the country through alliances with local militant outfits such as the sectarian Lashkar-e-Jhangvi and Jamaat-ul-Ahrar groups

Al-Qaeda leader Qari Yasin, linked to 2009 attack on Sri Lankan cricket team, killed in US drone strike
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Al-Qaeda leader Qari Yasin, linked to 2009 attack on Sri Lankan cricket team, killed in US drone strike

A senior Al-Qaeda commander linked to major attacks in Pakistan including the bombing of a luxury hotel and an assault on a cricket team had been killed in a drone strike in Afghanistan, Washington said on Saturday.

Pakistan terror attacks: Pervez  Musharraf says Afghan intelligence is playing into India's hands
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Pakistan terror attacks: Pervez Musharraf says Afghan intelligence is playing into India's hands

Former Pakistan President Pervaiz Musharraf has said that Afghanistan's intelligence agency -- the National Directorate of Security (NDS) -- was playing into Indian hands, and was being used as a tool for facilitating terror groups in Pakistan, media reported on Monday.

Pakistan: 20 killed, 50 injured in IED blast at crowded vegetable market in Kurram Agency
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Pakistan: 20 killed, 50 injured in IED blast at crowded vegetable market in Kurram Agency

At least 20 people were killed and over 50 others injured on Saturday in a powerful blast at a crowded vegetable market in north-west Pakistan's restive Kurram Agency

Quetta attack: A primer on Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, who allegedly carried out strike
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Quetta attack: A primer on Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, who allegedly carried out strike

Pakistan on Tuesday mourned the killing of at least 61 people in a brutal gun and suicide bomb assault on a police academy, the deadliest attack on a security installation in the country's history.

Was Quetta attack an extreme measure by Pakistan to offset own extreme isolation?
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Was Quetta attack an extreme measure by Pakistan to offset own extreme isolation?

The Pakistani media says that the recent terrorist attack in Quetta that killed around 60 people and injured over 100 at a police academy indicates a trend that connects terror attacks after Pathankot

Islamic State claims responsibility for Quetta attack, releases pictures of terrorists
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Islamic State claims responsibility for Quetta attack, releases pictures of terrorists

Militant group Islamic State said on Tuesday that fighters loyal to its movement attacked a police training college in Quetta in southwest Pakistan in a raid that officials said killed 59 people and wounded more than 100

Quetta attack: Recent strikes in Pakistan and India follow an eerily similar blueprint
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Quetta attack: Recent strikes in Pakistan and India follow an eerily similar blueprint

At least 59 people were killed and more than 100 wounded when gunmen wearing suicide vests stormed a Pakistani police training academy took hostages, government officials said on Tuesday.

Quetta terror attack: Over 60 killed in deadly assault on Pakistan's police academy
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Quetta terror attack: Over 60 killed in deadly assault on Pakistan's police academy

The overnight attack on a police training academy in Pakistan's restive Quetta city has left over 60 cadets besides three militants dead, with 118 injured.

4 terrorists, involved in 2009 Sri Lankan cricket team attack, shot dead by Pak police
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4 terrorists, involved in 2009 Sri Lankan cricket team attack, shot dead by Pak police

Four LeJ terrorists who were allegedly involved in the attack on Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009 were shot dead by Pakistan police in the wee hours of Sunday

No compromise on Karachi peace efforts, fight against terror: Nawaz Sharif
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No compromise on Karachi peace efforts, fight against terror: Nawaz Sharif

The Karachi operation started in September 2013 at a time when criminality, targeted killing and kidnapping for ransom were at their peak in the city.

Pakistan foils plan to break Daniel Pearl's killer out of prison, arrests Al-Qaeda militants
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Pakistan foils plan to break Daniel Pearl's killer out of prison, arrests Al-Qaeda militants

Military spokesman Lieutenant General Asim Bajwa said that all of the terrorist groups are joining hands to carry out terrorist attacks in Pakistan.

No organised Islamic State presence in Pakistan: Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria
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No organised Islamic State presence in Pakistan: Foreign Office spokesman Nafees Zakaria

Despite intelligence warnings that the Islamic State (IS) is an emerging threat, the Pakistan foreign office insisted that the terror group has "no organised presence" in the country, the media reported on Friday

Pathankot attack aftermath: High time Pakistan Army dismantles its unholy alliance with fundamentalist outfits
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Pathankot attack aftermath: High time Pakistan Army dismantles its unholy alliance with fundamentalist outfits

The Pathankot incident was different to what happened during the Mumbai attack of 2008, when Pakistan had denied any connection with the terrorists and washed its hands off the charge

Four Lashkar-e-Jhangvi members, including top commander killed by security officers in Quetta
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Four Lashkar-e-Jhangvi members, including top commander killed by security officers in Quetta

At least four militants belonging to banned outfit Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, including one of its commanders, were shot down during an exchange of gunfire between them and security officials late last night.