Influential Pakistani lawmaker Imran Khan has called on the Islamabad government and military leaders to put an end to US assassination drone strikes in the country.
Wed Jun 19, 2013 12:15AM
The Pakistani government says it is seeking to put an end to US assassination drone strikes on Pakistan’s tribal areas.
Tue Jun 18, 2013 3:47PM
A powerful bomb explodes at a funeral in Pakistan's troubled northwestern tribal region, killing at least 28 people and injuring several others.
Tue Jun 18, 2013 3:30PM
Separate incidents of violence and torture have left at least five people dead in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi.
Mon Jun 17, 2013 5:41PM
Pakistan's education authorities have shut down a women's university at the center of recent deadly twin attacks in the troubled southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta.
Sun Jun 16, 2013 5:20PM
At least two health workers have been killed and several others injured after an attack by heavily-armed gunmen against anti-polio workers in the troubled northwestern Pakistan.
Sun Jun 16, 2013 8:50AM
The outlawed Pakistani terrorist group Lashkar-e-Jhangvi has claimed responsibility for the June 15 terrorist attack in Balochistan Province, where nearly 30 people were killed.
Sun Jun 16, 2013 12:57AM
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has strongly condemned Saturday’s terrorist attacks in southwest Pakistan in which at least 29 people, including 14 female students, were killed.
Sat Jun 15, 2013 11:14PM
At least 29 people, including 14 female students, have been killed and dozens others injured in two attacks in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, Pakistani security and hospital sources say.
Sat Jun 15, 2013 4:21PM
Heavily-armed gunmen have attacked a hospital in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta, killing at least twelve people and injuring several others.
Sat Jun 15, 2013 1:36PM
Twin bomb blasts have targeted passing police conveys in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi, killing at least one policeman and injuring eight others, security sources say.
Sat Jun 15, 2013 12:58PM
At least eleven women have been killed and several others injured when an explosion tore through a women's university bus in the troubled southwest Pakistan.
Sat Jun 15, 2013 9:30AM
A trial court in Islamabad has indicted former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf for detaining country’s top judges including Chief Justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry.
Sat Jun 15, 2013 7:47AM
A historic building has been exploded in violence-plagued southwest Pakistan after a predawn militant attack on the building, officials say.
Sat Jun 15, 2013 6:14AM
Pakistan police say they have detained a man suspected of involvement in last month's murder of country’s Federal Investigation Agency prosecutor Chaudhry Zulfiqar.
Fri Jun 14, 2013 11:12PM
Former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf has been formally arrested on suspicion of ordering the killing of Baluch politician Akbar Bugti in 2006, according to a ruling by an anti-terrorism court.
Thu Jun 13, 2013 3:26PM
US Secretary of State John Kerry will pay an official visit to Pakistan this month, marking the most senior foreign visit since Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif took office, an official says.
Thu Jun 13, 2013 1:15PM
Separate incidents of violence have left at least four people dead and injured several others in the southern Pakistani port city of Karachi, security sources say.
Tue Jun 11, 2013 10:0AM
The Pakistan Air Force says Indian fighter jets have “briefly violated” the country’s airspace in the east.
Tue Jun 11, 2013 4:36AM
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has once again condemned the US drone strikes as violation of sovereignty of Pakistan.
Mon Jun 10, 2013 7:38AM
Five people have been killed in a shooting attack by unknown assailants on a convoy of NATO trucks in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region.
Sun Jun 9, 2013 4:56PM
Pakistani armed forces have killed nearly three dozen pro-Taliban militants during the ongoing military operations in the country's troubled northwest tribal region, security sources say.
Sun Jun 9, 2013 2:45PM
Heavily armed gunmen have attacked a convey of police vehicles in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi, killing at least three police officers and injuring several others.
Sun Jun 9, 2013 8:19AM
Three Pakistani soldiers have died and four others have been injured in bomb attacks in a restive tribal region near the border with Afghanistan, officials say.
Sun Jun 9, 2013 12:51AM
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that US assassination drone strikes are “simply unacceptable” and has asked Washington to end the attacks on Pakistan’s tribal areas.
Sat Jun 8, 2013 4:45PM
A pro-Taliban Pakistani politician says newly-elected Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif will discuss prospects for peace with Taliban during his upcoming visit to Afghanistan.
Sat Jun 8, 2013 12:53PM
Pakistan has summoned US envoy to Islamabad to express outrage over a recent assassination drone strike that killed nine people in the country’s northwest tribal region.
Sat Jun 8, 2013 2:1AM
An airstrike carried out by US assassination drones has killed seven people in Pakistan’s North Waziristan tribal area, which borders Afghanistan.
Fri Jun 7, 2013 3:20PM
A US killer drone strike has killed at least four people and injured several others in the troubled northeast Afghanistan, security sources say.
Thu Jun 6, 2013 9:26PM
At least two security forces have been killed and three others injured in a roadside bomb attack in Pakistan.
Thu Jun 6, 2013 2:30PM
Pakistan has vehemently dismissed accusations that its Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI) was fomenting militancy across the border with India.
Wed Jun 5, 2013 10:2PM
Violence has claimed the lives of at least 11 people and injured three soldiers in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi.
Wed Jun 5, 2013 9:57AM
Pakistan’s newly-elected Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has demanded an end to US-led assassination drone strikes in his country.
Wed Jun 5, 2013 9:26AM
Pakistani lawmakers have endorsed Nawaz Sharif as the country’s new prime minister, electing him to an unprecedented third term.
Tue Jun 4, 2013 5:38AM
At least two Pakistani security personnel have been killed and two others wounded in a bomb explosion in the southwestern province of Balochistan.
Tue Jun 4, 2013 2:8AM
Pakistani police say gunmen have shot and killed a newly elected member of the provincial assembly in Hangu, a town in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province.
Sun Jun 2, 2013 4:1PM
Heavily armed militants in the troubled southwestern Pakistan have set fire to at least two NATO tankers carrying supplies to US-led forces in neighboring Afghanistan.
Sat Jun 1, 2013 4:15PM
Violent battles between Pakistan army troops and pro-Taliban militants have claimed the lives of at least 25 people in the troubled northwestern Kurram tribal region.
Sat Jun 1, 2013 8:35AM
Pakistan's newly-elected lawmakers have taken oath as the 14th National Assembly meets for the first time.
Sat Jun 1, 2013 7:4AM
An ongoing measles epidemic in Pakistan has been claiming the lives of children in the country as more than 70 new patients are being hospitalized daily, health officials say.
Sat Jun 1, 2013 3:45AM
Another Shia Muslim has been killed in an attack by unknown gunmen in Pakistan's southern port city of Karachi in the latest wave of assaults on Shias in the country.
Fri May 31, 2013 5:38PM
Pakistani prime minister in-waiting Nawaz Sharif has strongly condemned the US assassination drone strikes in his country, describing them as a violation of international law and the UN charter.
Fri May 31, 2013 1:27PM
Violent clashes between Pakistan Army troops and militants have claimed lives of at least 23 people in the country's troubled northwestern tribal region, military sources say.
Thu May 30, 2013 9:37PM
Pro-Taliban militants in Pakistan have withdrawn their offer of peace talks with the government after a senior leader of the group was killed in an attack.
Wed May 29, 2013 7:14AM
Pakistan has condemned a recent US assassination drone strike, which claimed the lives of seven people, saying that the drone attacks by the US violate Pakistani territorial integrity.
Wed May 29, 2013 7:14AM
At least seven people have been killed in an attack by a US assassination drone in Pakistan’s northwestern tribal region, local officials say.
Tue May 28, 2013 9:34AM
Gunmen in the Pakistani port city of Karachi have shot dead a Shia Muslim lawyer of the High Court of Sindh and his two sons, police officials say.
Sat May 25, 2013 4:36PM
Islamabad has reiterated its strong opposition to the ongoing CIA-operated deadly campaign of drone strikes inside Pakistani soil.
Sat May 25, 2013 8:47AM
Police in Pakistan say suspected militant attacks have killed nine people in two different areas of the main northwest city of Peshawar.
Sat May 25, 2013 5:21AM
Pakistan has released the leader of the banned Pakistani militant group, Lashkar-e-Jhangvi, Malik Mohammad Ishaq from prison.