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China calls for ‘restraint’ from all parties after N. Korea shelling

China called Friday for "restraint" from all sides after Seoul said North Korea had fired an artillery barrage near two South Korean islands. "Under the...

Russian shelling kills 15 in Kherson as Ukraine battles to restore power

Russian shelling of the southern Ukrainian city of Kherson killed 15 civilians Friday, officials said, as engineers across the country sought to restore heat,...

Karachi: Police shell protesting Islamia College students

KARACHI: Police fired tear gas and baton-charged students who allegedly pelted rocks at the police that had reached the Islamia College to execute an...

East Ukraine sees its worst shelling in years

MOSCOW/KYIV: Russian-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine said on Friday they planned to evacuate their breakaway region's residents to Russia, a stunning turn in a...

Civilian killed in Indian shelling from across LoC

RAWALPINDI: A man was killed when Indian forces resorted to unprovoked shelling from across the Line of Control (LoC) in Khanjar Sector on Monday.  In...

Afghan forces set wrong precedent by shelling citizens: Nisar

ISLAMABAD: Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan on Friday said the Afghan forces have set a wrong precedent by shelling innocent citizens of Pakistan...

Police resorts to aerial firing to disperse angry protesters in Sehwan

SEHWAN: Police on Friday resorted to aerial firing and shelling to disperse angry protesters in Sehwan after the attack at the shrine of Lal...

PTI protesters retreat to Swabi on Imran’s insistence

ISLAMABAD: The law enforcement agencies deployed to control Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) protesters led by Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtonkhwa Pervez Khattak from marching into Islamabad resorted to...

Young Syrian swimmer and her brother killed in Aleppo shelling

ALEPPO: Heavy shelling in Aleppo killed a young Syrian swimmer and her 12-year-old brother in the latest incident, reports said. Mireille Hindoyan, a university student...

India defies truce along LoC in overnight shelling near Rawalakot

RAWALPINDI: Indian forces violated a truce in Azad Jammu and Kashmir during the early hours on Tuesday, said Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) as Pakistan observes ‘Defence Day’ today.

Turkey launches artillery strikes on IS, Kurdish PYD in north Syria: TV

DAMASCUS: Turkish armed forces on Monday launched artillery strikes on separate targets of Islamic State (IS) jihadists and the Democratic Union Party (PYD) Kurdish militia in northern Syria, television reports said.

Indian forces open unprovoked firing along Nezapir sector

SIALKOT: Indian Border Security Force resorted to unprovoked firing in Nezapir Sector of Rawlakot, said Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).

Two persons critically wounded in Indian firing along border

SIALKOT: Indian forces resorted to unprovoked firing at the Working Boundary for the second consecutive day on Saturday, resulting serious injuries to two persons, said the Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR).

Pakistan will continue to respond to India border attacks: Asif

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan will respond "with full force" if India continues to target the civilian population, Defence Minister Khawaja Asif said Saturday, after 13 people died when rivals traded fire across the border.

UN observers visit Sialkot Working Boudary

SIALKOT: A team of United Nations observers visited the areas near the Working Boundary, affected in unprovoked shelling of Indian forces, ARY News reported on Saturday.

Air strikes, shelling kill 52 terrorists in Pakistan’s tribal region

PESHAWAR: At least 52 militants were killed in military air strikes in Khyber Agency and North Waziristan on Saturday, ARY News reported.

EU, Ukraine leaders meet as shelling worsens, one Ukrainian soldier killed

KIEV: Top European Union officials met the Ukrainian leadership on Monday for talks on deepening trade links and efforts to bring peace to Ukraine, but worsening violence in the separatist-minded east clouded the summit.

PAF shelling in Tirah Valley kills 23 militants

PESHAWAR: At least 23 militants were killed on Thursday in the wake of shelling by Pakistan Air Force in restive north-western tribal region of Pakistan, ARY News reported.

Seven terrorists killed in Khyber Agency blast

KHYBER AGENCY: Seven militants were killed in a landmine explosion in Khyber Agency on Friday, ARY News reports.

Several injured as police resorts to shelling outside Rana's house

FAISALABAD: Scores of masses were injured as the police resorted to shelling around Rana Sanaullah's residence after a charged-up crowd surrounded and pelted stones at the house of the former law minister of Punjab, ARY News reported.