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Pakistan terror wave sparks rare criticism of Saudi Arabia over funding for radicals
Pakistan hangs seven convicted militants as US secretary of state visits Islamabad: officials
Teen killed in fresh cross border clash between Pakistani and Indian troops

A teenage Pakistani girl killed and another child wounded in the latest round of cross border firing with Indian troops near the northeastern city of Sialkot on Saturday, officials say.

20 Jul 2018 - 2:54PM

A teenage Pakistani girl killed and another child wounded in the latest round of cross border firing with Indian troops near the northeastern city of Sialkot on Saturday, officials say.

Teen killed in fresh cross border clash between Pakistani and Indian troops
23 drown at Karachi beaches as Pakistani bathers defy ban to celebrate Eid
Pakistan resumes Taliban talks despite deadly blast
Former military dictator will not appear in Pakistan treason court, lawyer says
Pakistan’s Imran Khan threatened over polio remarks
Pakistan attacks kill 35 as leaders meet for summit
Pakistan recovers 12 bodies buried under landslides
Anti-Islam movie leads to US$100,000 bounty on filmmaker's head
Pakistan protesters set for showdown

Police fired tear gas on protesters in Islamabad on Tuesday as clashes erupted with followers of a cleric who led a march demanding the dissolution of parliament.

18 Jul 2018 - 5:27PM

Police fired tear gas on protesters in Islamabad on Tuesday as clashes erupted with followers of a cleric who led a march demanding the dissolution of parliament.

Pakistan protesters set for showdown
Pakistan president sets election for May
Shot Pakistani girl still on ventilator
Pakistan police shoot gunman after standoff
Pakistan floods affected more than 300,000
Shot Pakistan schoolgirl makes ‘steady’ progress
Pakistan Taliban 'open to peace talks'
Pakistan seeks new army chief
US drones 'terrorising' Pakistani civilians
Family confirms release of Taliban leader by Pakistan

Pakistani authorities have released Anwar-ul Haq Mujahid, a Taliban leader, following negotiations with an Afghan peace delegation earlier in the week, his family told reporters on Friday.

16 Nov 2012 - 8:45PM

Pakistani authorities have released Anwar-ul Haq Mujahid, a Taliban leader, following negotiations with an Afghan peace delegation earlier in the week, his family told reporters on Friday.

Family confirms release of Taliban leader by Pakistan
Pakistan's former ruler Musharraf freed from house arrest
Pakistan court 'inches' from solution to graft showdown

Pakistan’s top court on Friday gave the government more time to meet its demands about corruption allegations against the president, indicating that a solution was imminent.

5 Oct 2012 - 6:25PM

Pakistan’s top court on Friday gave the government more time to meet its demands about corruption allegations against the president, indicating that a solution was imminent.

Pakistan court 'inches' from solution to graft showdown
Pakistan test fires nuclear-capable ballistic missile
Pakistan flies wounded Malala to UK for treatment
New Pakistan PM Sharif calls for end to US drone strikes
Pakistani child activist, Malala Yousafzai, sent to Britain for treatment
Pakistan quashes Christian girl ‘blasphemy’ case
US questions Pakistan’s Imran Khan on drones
Pakistan prosecutor in Bhutto case shot dead
Pakistan says officer killed by Indian fire in Kashmir