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Six dead as suicide blast hits Afghan political rally

JALALABAD: At least six people were killed when a suicide bomber drove a motorcycle into a crowd at a political rally in the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad on Sunday, police said. The crowd had gathered in a sports stadium for a demonstration in support for President Ashraf Ghani, said Nangarhar province's police spokesman Hazrat Hussain Mashriqiwal. "Six people including a woman and a child have been killed and 13 more injured, all of them civilians," he told AFP by phone. The toll was confirmed by the provincial…

Target killer confesses to killing 18

KARACHI: The alleged target killer of a political party arrested from Tipu Sultan area of Karachi had confessed to killing 18 persons, ARY News reported. Hamid Ghori said he started target killing in 2009 after he was given a key post by his party. He targeted 18 persons in different areas of the metropolis, he said. This was revealed in an interrogation report availed by ARY News. He confessed that he killed New Karachi’s Sector member of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM). “We used to have clash with MQM over funds,…