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PM condemns Islamabad blast
New Delhi , Sep 21 (IANS) Prime Minister Manmohan Singh Sunday condemned the suicide bombing at the Marriott Hotel in the Pakistani capital that killed at least 46 people.

Sunday, September 21, 2008 3:16:37 PM

Police hardly checked vehicles, harassed us: Islamabad residents
Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The Pakistani capital has long been a hotbed of terrorists but police have been overlooking this stark reality and been busy taking 'bribes' and 'harassing' commoners, media reports said Sunday, a day after a blast killed at least 46 people here.

Sunday, September 21, 2008 2:57:12 PM

Body of Czech envoy found in bombed Pakistani hotel
Islamabad, Sep 21 (DPA)Rescuers Sunday retrieved the body of Czech Republic's envoy to Pakistan Ivo Zdarek from the wreckage of the Marriott Hotel here that was attacked by a suicide bomber, officials said.

Sunday, September 21, 2008 2:45:52 PM

Pakistan parliament was target of terror attack: report
Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) The terror attack on the Marriott Hotel here Saturday was aimed at Pakistan's parliament where the entire civil and military leadership of the country had gathered to listen to the first address by President Asif Ali Zardari, a media report said Sunday.

Sunday, September 21, 2008 2:11:06 PM

Bombed Marriott still burns, death toll 46
Islamabad, Sep 21 (IANS) A day after a suicide bomber rammed its front with a truck packed with explosives, what remains of the Marriott Hotel here continued to burn Sunday morning, with officials putting the death toll at 46 with 230 people, including foreigners, injured.

Sunday, September 21, 2008 12:29:07 PM

Pakistan President Zardari leaves to attend UN session
Islamabad, Sep 21 (DPA) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari Sunday left Islamabad to attend the 63rd UN General Assembly session, a day after the country's worst terrorist attack took place in the city, killing at least 50 people and wounding more than 250 more.

Sunday, September 21, 2008 12:28:38 PM

Seven foreigners among 62 killed in Islamabad blast
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) Seven foreigners were among 62 people killed in a massive suicide bombing that ripped through the Marriott Hotel in the Pakistani capital Saturday, a media report said.

Saturday, September 20, 2008 11:29:16 PM

62 die as suicide bomber strikes Pakistani luxury hotel (Roundup)
Islamabad, Sep 20 (IANS) A suicide bomber drove a truck packed with explosives into the Marriott Hotel in the heart of the Pakistani capital Saturday evening, killing at least 62 people including foreigners and setting ablaze one of the best known hubs of the country's elite.

Saturday, September 20, 2008 11:12:20 PM

Marriot blast: Zardari may delay US visit
Islamabad, Sept 20 (IANS) Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari may delay his visit to the US to attend the UN General Assembly session in the wake of Saturday's suicide bombing at a luxury hotel here in which some 60 people are feared to have been killed, a senior government official said.

Saturday, September 20, 2008 11:11:47 PM

US Marines may have been target of Marriot attack: Officials
Islamabad, Sept 20 (IANS) US Marines staying at the Marriott Hotel may have been the target of Saturday's suicide attack that killed more than 60 people, security officials said.

Saturday, September 20, 2008 10:54:08 PM

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