Nine killed in Pakistan blast

Peshawar, Jan 6 : At least nine people were killed in a blast at a house in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber tribal region on Monday, media reports said.

"The explosion hit the house of Hakeem Khan Akakhel, a tribal elder in a remote village in Khyber's Tirah valley, close to the Afghan border," Dawn News reported quoting officials.

The deceased included three children.

Officials are trying to ascertain the exact nature of the blast.

--IBNS (Posted on 07-01-2014)

world-news headlines

My main problem is my love handles, says Coleen Rooney

Afghan cabinet ill-prepared to govern post US troops withdrawal: US assessment

Man U trying to lure Toni Kroos from Bayern with 260,000 pounds-a-week deal

UN envoy blasts British 'boys' club' sexist culture

Apple loses attempt to dismiss state-level e-book antitrust cases

Caroline Wozniacki back to blonde after brief flirtation with pink

HTC, Samsung flagship handsets set for new look

Oman set to ban foreign workers from jobs to boost domestic economy

China establishing fifth research center in Antarctic

New report says most young women see sexual assault as normal

Nadal 'finds comfort' in 'beloved' sea ahead of Monte-Carlo Masters

'Wild Thing' John Daly smashes golf ball teed in woman's mouth!

Quick Links: Goa | Munnar | Pondicherry | Free Yearly Horoscope '2014


Your e-mail:

Your Full Name:

Type verification image:
verification image, type it in the box


Back to Top