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Blast leaves six dead, eight injured in NW Pakistan

A roadside bomb killed at least six people and wounded eight others on Tuesday in Pakistan’s restive northwestern tribal area bordering

Nine dead as Taliban gunmen storm Pakistan school: officials


Nine people were killed and dozens injured Friday when Taliban militants stormed a training institute in the northwestern city of

Pakistani couple murdered in ‘honour killing’

Pakistani police have exhumed the bodies of a couple believed to have been murdered and hastily buried by their families after

Pakistan minister resigns after violent Islamist protests: state media

Pakistan’s law minister Zahid Hamid has resigned, state media reported Monday, meeting a key demand of Islamist protesters who have clashed

Pakistan rights group warns of media curbs in restive southwest

A leading rights group warned Tuesday of shrinking press freedom in Pakistan’s troubled southwest a month after a series of media

Twenty killed as truck topples onto van in Pakistan

At least 20 people including women and children were killed Monday when a lorry toppled over and shed its load of

Ex-PM Sharif returns to Pakistan for court hearing

Pakistan’s ousted prime minister Nawaz Sharif appeared in court on Friday, a day after returning from overseas to face corruption allegations

Pakistan airline sorry for forgetting two corpses in NY

Two corpses were left behind at a New York airport instead of being flown to Lahore, Pakistan’s national airline said, apologising

Pakistani, Indian military commanders trade barbs in rare call

Indian and Pakistani military commanders fired off heated accusations Monday in a rare telephone conversation between the nuclear-armed rivals over repeated

Militant behind Pakistan school attack killed: Taliban

The militant commander accused of masterminding Pakistan’s deadliest ever extremist attack, a massacre at a school in Peshawar in 2014, has