Fourteen dead as militants attack paramilitary convoy in southwestern Pakistan

A gun and rocket attack targeting a Pakistani paramilitary escort on Thursday killed seven soldiers and seven private security guards in southwestern Pakistan, officials said. The security detail was escorting a convoy of the Oil and Gas Development Company Limited (OGDCL) on a coastal highway travelling to the southern city of Karachi from the port… Read More Fourteen dead as militants attack paramilitary convoy in southwestern Pakistan

Cricket legend Imran Khan emerges Pakistan new prime minister, set to launch coalition talks

Pakistan’s likely new prime minister Imran Khan is expected to launch coalition talks on Saturday with smaller parties after the electoral commission announced long-delayed full results of an election disputed by the opponents. Khan’s party scooped up 16.86 million votes in a better-than-expected performance, trouncing the party of jailed former premier Nawaz Sharif, which finished… Read More Cricket legend Imran Khan emerges Pakistan new prime minister, set to launch coalition talks