MANSEHRA, Pakistan (AP) — A senior police officer in Pakistan says two prisoners believed to be involved in the 2013 slaying of 10 foreign climbers at the base of one of the world’s tallest mountains have escaped from jail. Senior police officer Ishaq Hussain says four Pakistanis held at a
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s meteorological agency says a moderate earthquake has jolted northwestern Pakistan. The quake caused panic, but there were no immediate reports of casualties.
LONDON (AP) — The Reuters news agency says Maria Golovnina, its bureau chief for Afghanistan and Pakistan, has died at the age of 34.
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani official says a methane gas explosion has caused the collapse of a deep coalmine in the country’s southwest, killing at least one miner while 12 were rescued and another seven are feared dead.
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