Will ceasefire with Pakistan collapse?
Oct 18, 2013
World | Press Trust of India | Friday April 18, 2014
The library of a seminary for women run by a controversial hardline cleric in the Pakistani capital has been named after slain Al Qaeda chief Osama bin Laden.
World | Press Trust of India | Saturday April 12, 2014
A 12-foot blast-proof wall is being constructed around Pervez Musharraf's farmhouse in the wake of several threats faced by the former Pakistani military ruler.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday April 9, 2014
A bomb tore through a bustling fruit and vegetable market in Islamabad on Wednesday, killing at least 20 people, police said, the latest violence to hit government peace talks with the Taliban.
World | Agence France-Presse | Tuesday April 8, 2014
A group of Pakistani artists are hoping to generate "empathy" among US drone operators by placing giant posters of children meant to be seen from the air in the country's troubled tribal regions.
World | Agence-France Presse | Monday April 7, 2014
At least 16 people were killed and 49 injured when an overloaded truck crashed into a ravine in Pakistan's central province of Punjab on Saturday, officials said.
World | Associated Press | Friday April 4, 2014
A veteran Associated Press photographer was killed and an AP reporter was wounded on Friday when an Afghan policeman opened fire while they were sitting in their car in eastern Afghanistan.
World | Agence France-Presse | Thursday April 3, 2014
Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf, who is on trial for treason, narrowly escaped an assassination attempt as a bomb went off shortly before his convoy was due to pass early on Thursday, police said.
World | Press Trust of India | Wednesday April 2, 2014
Pakistan government today rejected the application of former dictator Pervez Musharraf, indicted for treason, seeking to lift travel ban on him so that he could go abroad for treatment and meet his ailing mother.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday March 27, 2014
The hearing in the 2008 Mumbai terror attacks trial in an anti-terrorism court against seven Pakistani suspects was on Wednesday adjourned for the third time as the judge did not show up, citing security reasons.
World | Press Trust of India | Monday March 24, 2014
The chief of Pakistan's spy agency was today summoned by the Islamabad High Court in connection with a missing person case.
World | Agence France-Presse | Sunday March 23, 2014
At least 10 people including two children and as many women were killed when a bus fell down a hill just northeast of Pakistan's capital Islamabad, officials said on Sunday.
India | Press Trust of India | Monday March 17, 2014
The Indian Deputy High Commissioner in Islamabad Gopal Baglay was summoned by the Pakistan Foreign Ministry on Sunday to lodge a protest over the arrest of 13 Pakistani fishermen on March 15.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday March 15, 2014
A Pakistani tribunal on Saturday reduced by 10 years the sentence of a doctor who helped the CIA find Osama bin Laden, after he was jailed for ties to militants.
World | Agence-France Presse | Tuesday March 11, 2014
Pakistani judges hearing treason charges against Pervez Musharraf on Tuesday adjourned his formal indictment to the end of the week after lawyers for the ex-military ruler said his life was in danger.
India | Press Trust of India | Sunday March 9, 2014
An Art of Living yoga centre on the outskirts of Islamabad has been set on fire, allegedly by unknown miscreants, police said.
World | Associated Press | Saturday March 8, 2014
Pakistani officials say authorities are investigating whether malnutrition is responsible for the deaths of nearly two dozen children in the country's drought-hit desert south.
Offbeat | Agence France-Press | Saturday March 8, 2014
At 7:15 am on a dusty street corner in Rawalpindi, among the dozen rickety minibuses jostling for passengers, a brand-new, bright pink vehicle stands out.
World | Agence France-Press | Friday March 7, 2014
It's a city better known for its history and culture, but a new generation of mobile game developers is bringing a slice of Silicon Valley to Pakistan's Lahore.
World | Reuters | Wednesday March 5, 2014
A roadside bomb killed at least six soldiers on Wednesday as militant violence spiralled across Pakistan amid the government's increasingly futile efforts to engage the Pakistani Taliban in peace negotiations.
World | Agence France-Presse | Wednesday March 5, 2014
Negotiators for the Pakistani government and the country's main Taliban faction are to meet Wednesday to restart peace talks that stalled more than a fortnight ago, sources said.