Tuesday 15th June 2021

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    • BA to resume flights to Pakistan BA-to-resume-flights-to-Pakistan

      British Airways is to restart flights to Pakistan next year, more than 10 years after it halted services following a major hotel bombing. The airline stopped flying to the country after the Marriott hotel in the capital, Islamabad, was bombed in 2008, killing more than 50 people. BA will be the first Western airline to resume services to the country. A new airport was opened recently in Islamabad, which has eased concerns about both security and congestion. The attack on the Marriott was one of the most high-profile attacks in Pakistan’s history. Thomas Drew, the British High Commissioner to Pakistan,...

    • At least 25 killed in northwest Pakistan market blast At-least-25 killed-in-northwest-Pakistan-market-blast

        A suicide bomb attack on a crowded festival and market in northwest Pakistan killed at least 25 people on Friday and wounded 20, a government official said. A bomb hidden in a carton of vegetables ripped through a crowded marketplace during the regular Friday bazaar in Kalaya, a town in a Shiite-dominated area of Orakzai tribal district, officials said. Reuters reported that a suicide bomber drove a motorcycle into a crowd of people from different religious communities before detonating his explosives. The Geo television news channel puts the casualties at 30 killed and over 40 injured. The blast...