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Pakistan: Chinese engineers among several dead after bus falls into ditch and explodes

At least 12 people were killed after a bus carrying Chinese engineers in northern Pakistan fell into a ditch and exploded, according to local police. Helicopters were flying to the region to bring the injured to a major city. The Chinese workers were heading to the site of Dasu Dam, a large hydroelectric gravity dam […]

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Two policemen protecting polio vaccination workers shot dead in Pakistan

Gunmen riding a motorcycle shoot dead two security personnel protecting polio vaccination workers in north-western Pakistan, police said. The attack took place on Wednesday in the district of Mardan in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province as the officers returned to a police station after providing security for the polio team. The policemen died at the scene, while […]