DHAKA: Police in Bangladesh arrested on four female members of a home-grown militant group blamed for a bloody attack on a cafe in which 22 people were killed, most of them foreigners, an officer said.
BRUSSELS: Belgian police have identified a prime suspect in Tuesday’s Brussels blasts and two suspected suicide bombers, linking them directly to Islamic State militants behind last November’s Paris attacks, Belgian media reported on Wednesday.
PARIS: Europe’s most wanted man Salah Abdeslam remained at large Monday despite an international manhunt and a wave of overnight raids in Belgium seeking the key suspect in the Paris attacks which killed 130.
NEW DELHI: The chief Minister of Indian Punjab on Tuesday cancelled meeting with the Pakistani High Commissioner a day after of attack on police station in Gurdaspur in which at least six people including cops and civilians were killed.
LONDON: Just after a month when a Pakistani court sentenced 10 men to life imprisonment for attempting to kill Nobel-prize winning teenage activist Malala Yousafzai in 2012, a report surfaced in a British daily claiming that eight of the attackers have “secretly” been released.
KARACHI: The perpetrators of Karachi bus attack, which claimed lives of 47 Ismailies, on Wednesday also confessed to have killed director of The Second Floor (T2F) Sabeen Mehmood, ARY News reported.
NAIROBI: Authorities in Kenya said Sunday they have indentified one of the four dead Shebab gunmen who massacred nearly 150 people at Garissa University as a Kenyan national and ethnic-Somali law graduate.
KARACHI: Ahl-e-Sunnat Wal Jamaat (ASWJ) leader Molana Aurangzeb Farooqi survived an assasination attempt here in Karachi, ARY News reports.
PESHAWAR: A man was arrested after he hurled a hand grenade at a police vehicle in Peshawar, ARY News reports on Wednesday.
KARACHI: One person was killed in a cracker attack at a gambling den in Malir area of Karachi, ARY News reports.