World 23.2.2017 02:55 pm

Pakistan on edge as eight killed in fresh Lahore bomb blast

No group has yet claimed responsibility.

At least eight people were killed and 28 injured after a bomb ripped through Pakistan’s Lahore Thursday, officials said, the tenth attack in just under a fortnight pointing to a resurgence in Islamist violence.

Pakistan on edge as eight killed in fresh Lahore bomb blast
BAE Systems eyes defence spending by Trump
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BAE Systems eyes defence spending by Trump

BAE is also expected to benefit further from the pound’s weakness ahead of Brexit.
Kim killing: Vietnam suspect was country girl, say neighbours
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Kim killing: Vietnam suspect was country girl, say neighbours

Her family recall a girl who broke the conservative conventions of Quan Phuong village.
Arab League denounces 18-month sentence for Israeli soldier
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Arab League denounces 18-month sentence for Israeli soldier

The shooting in the West Bank city of Hebron was caught on video by a rights group and spread widely online.
Rival Syrian camps due in Geneva ahead of talks
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Rival Syrian camps due in Geneva ahead of talks

The shift in Washington will compound difficulties in striking a deal.
N. Korea more isolated than ever after Malaysia killing
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N. Korea more isolated than ever after Malaysia killing

North Korea is even prepared to put at risk relations with a friendly country as it pursues its enemies.
Chris Brown restrained from model after abuse account
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Chris Brown restrained from model after abuse account

In 2016 Brown was arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon after an hours-long standoff with police.
North Korea diplomat wanted over Kim killing
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North Korea diplomat wanted over Kim killing

Four of the men fled the country on the day of the killing and returned to Pyongyang.
Bodies of 74 migrants wash up on Libya beach: Red Crescent
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Bodies of 74 migrants wash up on Libya beach: Red Crescent

More were discovered elsewhere on the beach and still more were feared to be in the sea.
Israeli soldier gets 18 months for killing Palestinian
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Israeli soldier gets 18 months for killing Palestinian

Azaria will begin his sentence on March 5, the court announced.
Scientists find new miniature frog species in India
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Scientists find new miniature frog species in India

Indian night frogs split off from other frogs some 70 to 80 million years ago, making them a particularly ancient group.

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