Bus passengers die in Peshawar bombing

A BOMB on a bus has killed at least eight passengers in Pakistan.

Police official Fazal Wahid Khan said seven people were also wounded in the bombing on the outskirts of the north-western city of Peshawar yesterday. He said the bus was travelling from Peshawar to a nearby town. No-one claimed responsibility immediately. Peshawar is the provincial capital of troubled Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province bordering Afghanistan.