Lahore Blasts

Pakistan Detained More Than 5,000 After Easter Bombing Killed 70

By Asad Hashim ISLAMABAD, March 29 – Pakistani authorities detained more than 5,000 suspects, then released most of them, in the two days since a suicide bomber hit a park in the eastern city of Lahore at Easter, killing at least 70 people, a provincial minister said on Tuesday. Investigators were keeping 216 suspects in

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Facebook Stumbles Again With ‘Safety Check’ After Lahore Blast

By David Henry March 28 – Facebook Inc apologized to users on the other side of the world from Sunday’s suicide bombing in Pakistan who received computer-addressed notices asking if they were safe. Facebook users as far away as New York and Virginia showed notifications they received on social media site Twitter. “Unfortunately, many people

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