Its Oct 28th – 18 Years Ago…?? Bahawalpur, Pakistan | Two Unidentified gunmen sprayed bullets on the Protestant congregation just before 9:00 AM on Oct 28, 2001 as participants were singing the closing hymn of the Sunday service at St. Dominic Roman Catholic Church used by the local Protestant congregation of the Multan Diocese, Church of Pakistan for its services. According to witnesses, six people on two motorcycles came in the church lawns. First they killed Constable Muhammad Saleem, who was on guard duty outside to protect the minority Christian community. Then two of them stayed outside the main hall of the church and otherRead More →

The death toll rose to 37 while more than 500 reported injured after a 5.8 magnitude earthquake shook Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Punjab, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday. Children are among the dead, reports says. The earthquake hit multiple cities including Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Sialkot, Murree, Jhelum, Charsadda, Swat, Khyber Agency, Abbottabad, Bajaur, Nowshera, Mansehra, Battagram, Torghar, and Kohistan. The cities’ infrastructure was damaged and vehicles parked on the roads fell into the pits created by the quake. The tremors hit at a shallow depth of 10 kilometres with the epicentre lying 1km southeast of New Mirpur in Azad Jammu and Kashmir, according toRead More →