Awami National Party

  • Pak poll candidate, son shot dead by Taliban in Karachi 03-05-2013 10:38 PM

    Islamabad: An Awami National Party leader contesting Pakistan's upcoming general election and his six-year-old son were gunned down by the Taliban outside a mosque in the southern port city of Karachi on Friday. Sadiq Zaman Khattak, a candidate for polls to a parliamentary seat in Karachi, and his son were...
  • Pak polls: 22 people killed as terrorists target leaders 17-04-2013 08:55 AM

    Islamabad: Terrorists targeted senior politicians campaigning for Pakistan's upcoming General Election in Balochistan and Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa provinces on Tuesday, killing 22 people and injuring dozens more and triggering concern about security for the landmark polls. Six persons were killed and about 30 injured when PML-N leader Sanaullah Zehri's motorcade was targeted...
  • Pak: Taliban suicide bomber hits ANP rally; kills 15 16-04-2013 11:37 PM

    Islamabad: A suicide bomber on Tuesdya targeted leaders of the secular Awami National Party in Peshawar city of northeast Pakistan, killing 15 people and injuring dozens more in the latest in a string of terrorist attacks ahead of May general election. The bomber struck when a car carrying senior ANP...
  • Pak: 9 killed in suicide attack at ANP rally in Peshawar 16-04-2013 11:23 PM

    Islamabad: A suicide bomber targeted on Tuesday leaders of the secular Awami National Party in Peshawar city of northeast Pakistan, killing nine persons and injuring nearly 50 others in the latest in a string of terrorist attacks ahead of next month's general election. The bomber struck when a car carrying...
  • Pakistan: Awami National Party leader killed in blast 14-04-2013 03:47 PM

    Islamabad: A leader of the secular Awami National Party (ANP) was killed when his pick-up truck was targeted with a roadside bomb in the erstwhile Taliban stronghold of Swat in northwest Pakistan today, the latest in a string of attacks against the party's workers. The bomb planted by the roadside...
  • Will target Pak's secular parties, warns Taliban 11-12-2012 04:28 PM

    Islamabad: The Pakistani Taliban has said that it will carry out more attacks on the country's 'secular' political parties like the Awami National Party and Muttahida Quami Movement, warning people to stay away from their rallies, a day after a blast outside an ANP gathering injured about 10 people. Tehrik-e-Taliban...
  • Five killed in firing in Karachi 06-01-2012 08:34 AM

    Karachi: Five people were killed and two others injured in separate incidents of firing in different parts of Pakistan's financial capital Karachi on Thursday. The firing started in different parts of the city after Awami National Party leader Saeed Ahmed Khan was shot dead by unknown assailants. "Five people had...
  • Pak-based Taliban makes hit-list, security beefed up 24-07-2008 05:01 PM

    Khulna: West Indies captain Darren Sammy reckons the new fielding restrictions in one-dayers make life difficult for the spinners but does not think the move targets only the Asian teams who build their attack primarily around slow bowlers. West Indies play first of their five one-dayers against Bangladesh on Friday...
  • Pakistan election rally blast kills 14, wounds 24 09-02-2008 07:44 PM

    Karachi: The Pakistan Cricket Board will not challenge the ICC's directive asking member nations to have autonomous governing bodies and will try to ensure a smooth transition by making the requisite amendments in its constitution. A senior PCB official said there were no plans to challenge the ICC ruling in...