'Screaming like the world has collapsed' – 70 killed in Pakistan attack
28 March, 2016
At least 70 people - mostly women and children - have been killed at a crowded park in Pakistan in a suicide blast that also wounded more than 300 people, officials said, Al Jazeera reports.

A faction of the Pakistani Taliban,
Jamaat-ul-Ahrar, later claimed responsibility for the attack in the eastern city of Lahore and said that it was aimed at Christians.

Al Jazeera's Kamal Hyder, reporting from the capital Islamabad, said Christians were celebrating Easter Sunday at Gulshan-e-Iqbal Park, which is popular with families, when the bomber blew himself up a few metres from a children's play area.

On Monday, authorities said they would launch a manhunt for those behind the attack after Jamaat-ul-Ahrar issued a direct challenge to the government.
"We want to send this message to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif that we have entered Lahore," a spokesman, Ehsanullah Ehsan, said. "He can do what he wants but he won't be able to stop us. Our suicide bombers will continue these attacks."

The group claimed responsibility for several big attacks after it split with the main Pakistani Taliban in 2014. It declared allegiance to the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant but later said it was rejoining the Taliban campaign.

"We must bring the killers of our innocent brothers, sisters and children to justice and will never allow these savage inhumans to over-run our life and liberty," military spokesman Asim Bajwa said on Twitter.

TV footage showed children and women standing in pools of blood outside the park, crying and screaming as rescue workers, officials, police and bystanders carried injured people to ambulances and private cars.

The bodies of those killed continued to arrive at the city's hospital morgues early on Monday, where worried friends and family also looked for and registered loved ones still missing. But local media reported that many of the bodies were being kept in hospital wards as morgues became overcrowded.

"I was a few blocks away from the blast," witness Mian Ashraf told Al Jazeera. "Many people were running and screaming like the world has collapsed. Until when will we see our loved ones getting killed in such attacks?"

For more details follow the link
Print
Other Stories
Epic failure at Academy Awards- La La Land mistakenly named the best picture
La La Land was mistakenly announced as having won Best Picture at the 89th Annual Academy Awards, but the honor actually belonged to Moonlight.
Trump inauguration: key moments
President Donald Trump promised a new era guided by one principle – "only America first"
George Michael’s Last Christmas – Iconic pop star passes away
Iconic pop star George Michael has passed away at the age of 53 on Sunday, December 25th.
Angelina Jolie to divorce Brad Pitt
Angelina Jolie has filed for divorce from Brad Pitt citing "irreconcilable differences", the actress's lawyer has confirmed.
Military coup attempt in Turkey: “It was a nightmare”
Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has denounced a coup attempt as an "act of treason"
"I saw bodies flying” - Bastille Day terror in Nice, France
A lorry racing into a crowd after Bastille Day celebrations in the French city of Nice has killed at least 84 people, injuring at least 18 more
Istanbul Ataturk airport attack: At least 36 dead and more than 140 hurt
A gun and bomb attack on Istanbul's Ataturk international airport has killed 36 people and injured more than 140 others, BBC reports.
Emotional meeting after Brussels attack: Georgian journalist reunites with the injured man she photographed
Georgian journalist Ketevan Kardava took photos of the immediate aftermath of the Brussels attacks one week ago today.
Georgian Journalist Kate Kardava on surviving airport bombs – BBC
Within seconds of the bomb attack on Brussels' Zaventem airport, images of the ensuing chaos began circulating on social media
"Tell Someone You Trust" - CoE countries mark the European Day on the Protection of Children against Sexual Abuse and Sexual Exploitation
On the 18th of November 2015, for the first time the European Day on the Protection of Children against Sexual Abuse
Not in my Name - Muslims against ISIS
Group of young British Muslims have joined the fight back against Islamic State militants with a video
A ragged flag from the battlefield - Ukraine's delegation walks out during Putin's UN speech
The Ukrainian delegation led by president Petro Poroshenko walked out during Vladimir Putin's speech at the United Nations in New York
Love knows no age - An elderly man awaits his dear wife's arrival
Facebook user Chris Perry has recently published a video featuring an elderly man eagerly awaiting his wife's arrival
The First Kiss in Cinema: How Thomas Edison Scandalized the World in 1896
Thomas Edison is responsible for some of the most significant technological innovations of modern history, and is even credited
Kanye West announces he will run for President in 2020
At Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards, Kanye West accepted the Video Vanguard Award in true Kanye style: by offering
Dramatic footage: Kiev clashes leave one dead and 100 injured (18+)
A police officer has died in clashes that occurred near the Ukrainian Rada in Kiev on Monday. Ukraine’s Interior Ministry has stated
The Face of War - A Ukrainian artists uses 5000 bullet cases to create a portrait of Putin
Ukrainian artist Daria Marchenko has used 5,000 spent bullet cases to create a portrait of Russian President Vladimir Putin
President Obama performs national dance with Kenyan pop stars
US President Barack Obama has performed national dance along with local pop stars
"My love is your love" - Archive video of Whitney Huston performing with her little daughter
It was on February 11, 2012 that the world lost superstar singer Whitney Houston too soon. And sadly, we are saying goodbye
Whitney Houston's daughter, Bobbi Kristina Brown, dead at 22
Bobbi Kristina Brown, the only child of late singer Whitney Houston, died on Sunday at the age of 22, some six months after suffering
NASA has found “another Earth”
NASA says its Kepler Mission has discovered an earth-size planet similar to our own.
How Greek Prime Minister was met by the European Parliament
See how the European Parliament met Greek Prime Minister on Wednesday, July 8th.
Clown contouring: You won’t believe this is the best makeup technique!
It may look like she is painting her face for a fancy dress party, but
“The Notebook” – Ad that will show you how precious every minute is
South African insurance company Dial Direct and agency Joe Public have come up with arguably the best ad of 2015 so far.
A couple showing off amazing acrobatic tricks while surfing
Everyone knows what surfing is, but can you imagine riding a wave and performing acrobatic stunts simultaneously?
GEL Exchange Rate
Convertor
16.11.2017
17.11.2017
USD
1
USD
2.6955
2.7039
EUR
1
EUR
3.1920
3.1836
GBP
1
GBP
3.5467
3.5659
RUB
100
RUB
4.4719
4.5143
PHOTO OF THE DAY
Other Stories
Is NASA`s new bill intended to divide Kenya into two nations? Will the People's Republic of Kenya appear?
Kenya's government has officially forbidden all demonstrations in Mombasa, Nairobi, and Kisumu.
Police arrested an additional suspect wanted in connection with Thursday’s deadly terror attack in Barcelona, foreign media say.
At least 13 people were killed and 100 injured on Thursday
On July 24, the government of Lagos State ordered all people to take away their illegal buildings and shanties located around Obalende flyover.
On Thursday, May 25, five police officers were murdered when their car hit a roadside bomb in northeastern Kenya.

Breaking news in Nigeria today has become a vital issue for plenty of African Internet users.

France is celebrating the victory of Emmanuel Macron over Marine Le Pen.
Why did the Kenyan boy die after a year? What did Kenyans do to save the boy and what is their reaction? Read the information below to learn the latest news.
The police are investigating the deadliest terror attack in central London.
GEL Exchange
USD
1
USD
2.7039
EUR
1
EUR
3.1836
GBP
1
GBP
3.5659
RUB
100
RUB
4.5143
November 2017
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30