Aung San Suu Kyi has reappointed as party leader

Aung San Suu Kyi has reappointed as party leader for elections due in 2015. She entered parliament last year and was unanimously selected as chairwoman by her National League for Democracy’s 120-member Central Committee, reports international media. According to international media, hundreds of NLD members have gathered in Yangon for the conference in a display … Read more

Two killed, 28 injured in Peshawar blast

PESHAWAR: At least two persons were killed while 28 others injured on Tuesday when a bomb blast ripped through a trade centre on Arbab Road in University Town, Peshawar, shattering the tentative peace in the provincial capital, Dispatch News Desk (DND) reported. Dr Mian Saeed Ahmad ,Superintendent of Police, Cantonment told Dispatch News Desk (DND) … Read more

Pasban-e-Azaa leader shot dead in Karachi

KARACHI: The leader of a Shi’a political organisation Pasban-e-Azaa, Syed Askari Raza, was gunned down on Saturday evening in a sectarian-motivated target killing in Gulshan-e-Iqbal Karachi by two armed men riding a motorcycle, Dispatch News Desk (DND) reported, the attack also left an activist of the group badly injured. Police said president of Pasban-e-Azaa Pakistan, … Read more