Anger and shock after Pakistan blast kills minister
23 December 2012 Last updated at 02:06 GMT
A Taliban suicide bomber has killed a senior provincial minister and seven others at a political rally in the north-western Pakistani city of Peshawar.
Bashir Ahmad Bilour, an anti-Taliban figure, was taking part in a meeting of the governing Awami National Party when the bomber struck.
The BBC's Shahzeb Jillani reports from Karachi.