Skip to Content

Tuesday, August 22nd, 2017
Home / Archive by Category "Business & Finance" (Page 5)

Category Archives: Business & Finance

At Least 26 Killed in Lahore Blast

Officials in Pakistan say a suspected suicide bomb in the eastern city of Lahore has killed at least 26 people and wounded around 50 others.

Monday’s attack occurred in a busy marketplace where local administration workers were working to remove …

Taliban Captures 2 Districts in Central Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD Heavy fighting is raging in central Afghanistan where officials say the Islamist Taliban has captured two key district headquarters and is assaulting government outposts in nearby areas.

Insurgents stormed Taywara district in Ghor province early Sunday, after seizing control …

Errant US Drone Strike Kills 15 Afghan Troops

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN Afghan Defense Ministry officials have confirmed that Friday’s U.S. counterinsurgency airstrike in the southern Helmand province mistakenly killed at least 15 government troops.

The friendly fire incident happened in the Gereshk district where intense fighting was raging between …

Several Afghan Troops Killed in Counter-Taliban Airstrike

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � A counterinsurgency airstrike Friday in southern Afghanistan killed a at least 12 government forces, including senior officers, sources told VOA.

The friendly fire incident happened in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, where fighting had raged since …

Several Afghan Troops Killed in Counter-Taliban Airstrike

ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN � A counterinsurgency airstrike Friday in southern Afghanistan killed a at least 12 government forces, including senior officers, sources told VOA.

The friendly fire incident happened in the Gereshk district of Helmand province, where fighting had raged since …