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A rescue worker collects evidence at the site of a bomb blast in Peshawar

A rescue worker collects evidence at the site of a bomb blast in Peshawar February 4, 2014. A suicide bomber killed at least eight people on Tuesday near a mosque frequented by minority Shi'ite worshippers in a densely populated neighbourhood of the Pakistani city of Peshawar, police and doctors said. Najeeb Rehman, a senior policeman, said the attack, possibly the work of more than one suicide bomber, had taken place as worshippers left the mosque and walked towards a local hotel. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz (PAKISTAN - Tags: POLITICS CIVIL UNREST CRIME LAW)

Deadly suicide bombing in Peshawar, Pakistan

Yahoo NewsFebruary 4, 2014

Eight people were killed and 26 injured when a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a hotel in a Shiite minority neighborhood in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar on Tuesday, officials said.

"Eight people were killed and twenty six have been injured in a suicide blast outside a local hotel yards away from an Imambargah (worship place of the Shiites)," senior police official Faisal Mukhtar told AFP.

Shafqat Malik, chief of Peshawar's Bomb Disposal Unit, confirmed that it was a suicide blast. (AFP)

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