A local official said the explosion happened in the Jamrud area of Khyber Agency and there were reports that local pro-government militia were filling their vehicles at a nearby gas station when the blast occurred.
Pakistani authorities say they have recovered the bodies of 10 soldiers in an exchange with Taliban militants following a clash last month in the northwestern tribal region.
Musharraf, a former general who seized power in a 1999 coup and went on to rule Pakistan as a military dictator and later as a civilian president, left to live in exile in 2008.
A Pakistani regional assembly has passed a law making it illegal for parents not to extend property rights to female family members.
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari says his civilian government is not at "war" with the country's powerful military, as reports continue to focus on tensions between the two.
For six weeks, Pakistan has blocked NATO supply trucks from entering Afghanistan. Now, as Islamabad looks to reset ties with NATO, there is still no certainty about when the border will reopen.
A Pakistani man has been sentenced to more than four years in jail in the United States for trying to smuggle into the country someone he thought was a member of the Pakistani Taliban.
U.S. Senators John McCain, Joseph Lieberman, and Mark Kirk have released a statement in response to reports of the ongoing harassment and mistreatment of Pakistan's former ambassador to the United States, Husain Haqqani.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) says one of its workers has been kidnapped in the city of Quetta in southwestern Pakistan.
The Pakistan Taliban are claiming to have killed 15 Pakistani security forces after kidnapping them last month.
A Pakistani official says three Iranian border guards held in Quetta face murder charges after gunning down a man inside Pakistani territory while chasing people smugglers.
Pakistani and Tajik officials are discussing the possibility of sending electricity from Tajikistan to Pakistan -- both countries that suffer chronic power shortages.