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At least 67 dead in avalanches in Pakistan, India: government officials

At least 57 people were killed and others were missing after avalanches in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir over the last 24 hours, senior government offi...

At least 67 dead in avalanches in Pakistan, India: government officials

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At least 67 killed by avalanches in Pakistan, India: government officials At least 57 people were killed and others were missing after avalanches in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir over the last 24 hours, senior government offi...
14:00, 2020-01-14

Monsoon rains leave more than 100 dead in India and Pakistan Torrential monsoon rains have left at least 110 people dead in India and Pakistan. The hardest hit area has been the state of Kerala in southern In...
07:28, 2019-08-12

Kashmir: First protestor confirmed dead as tensions rise between India and Pakistan A teenager in Kashmir was on Wednesday confirmed dead after being injured while protesting India's removal of the region's special status. The future...
20:28, 2019-09-04

Two skiers dead, five rescued after avalanches slam Idaho resort Two skiers died and five others were rescued when a series of avalanches slammed an Idaho ski resort....
16:04, 2020-01-08

The world’s 15 hottest places in the last day are all in India, Pakistan NEW DELHI – India warned of severe heat in northern and central areas on Monday, following similar extreme weather on Sunday. Of the 15 hottest...
11:24, 2019-06-04

Misery of a nuclear war between India and Pakistan would be global Enlarge / Simulated temperature changes 2 years after a hypothetical nuclear war between India and Pakistan. (credit: Toon et al./Science Advances) T...
12:32, 2019-10-04

Same-Sex Couple, From India And Pakistan, Win Twitter With Stunning Pics The photoshoot of a same-sex couple in New York has taken the Internet by storm. Pictures from the photoshoot were posted by their photographer on Mo...
16:24, 2019-07-31

India v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Keep up with all the action from Old TraffordListen to the latest Spin podcastFeel free to email Tim or to tweet @TimdeLisle 9.32am BST Morning ever...
10:48, 2019-06-16

Pakistan's ambassador to Germany: India must end Kashmir lockdown In a DW interview, Pakistan's ambassador to Germany, Jauhar Saleem, has said India needs to lift the Kashmir curfew and restore communications if it ...
16:40, 2019-09-13

Up for Auction: Snapshots of Jackie Kennedy in India and Pakistan Photographs of the first lady and her sister, Lee Radziwill, are among the items up for sale next week at an auction at Christie’s....
18:24, 2019-10-10

Watch: Pakistani Artistes Rap For India, Pakistan Peace Amidst escalated tensions between India and Pakistan, veteran actresses from Pakistan have urged cross-border peace using a rap number....
21:00, 2019-04-11

Pakistan vows to increase pressure on India over Kashmir Pakistan's PM Imran Khan has sharply condemned New Delhi's decision to end the special constitutional status enjoyed by India-administered Kashmir. K...
19:16, 2019-08-06

Protesters demand UN take over India- and Pakistan-ruled Kashmirs Thousands of people in Pakistan are marching toward the Line of Control that divides Kashmir between India and Pakistan. A main rally organizer told ...
21:12, 2019-10-06

'Peace corridor' opens to connect India and Pakistan It's one of the holiest sites in Sikhism, lain abandoned following bloody partition and claimed by smugglers during the 1980s, but now the Gurdwara D...
05:36, 2019-11-08

Cricket World Cup: Why the India-Pakistan contest is more than just sport More than a billion television viewers around the globe are watching the India-Pakistan Cricket World Cup match in Manchester, England. What makes th...
18:04, 2019-06-16

Pakistan warns India its actions in Kashmir could provoke war Imran Khan tells UN assembly ‘two nuclear-armed countries will come face to face’Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, warned last night that India’...
20:28, 2019-09-27

Pakistan's PM Khan wants UN to take action over India Kashmir move Imran Khan has urged world leaders to stop India's abolition of Kashmir's autonomous status. Khan says he plans to approach the UN Security Council a...
18:36, 2019-08-06

Why Kartarpur corridor is unlikely to defuse India-Pakistan tensions The visa-free border crossing has been touted as a landmark peace move between India and Pakistan. Will it help lower tension between Islamabad and N...
13:52, 2019-11-08

India v Pakistan: Mickey Arthur tells his players they can be heroes • Pakistan coach Arthur plays up his side’s unpredictability• Virat Kohli focuses on India’s strengthsThe Pakistan coach, Mickey Arthur, has promised...
18:28, 2019-06-15

Pakistan says it sees no talks with India, warns of ‘genocide’ in Kashmir India and Pakistan both rule parts of Kashmir while claiming it in full. They have fought two wars over the region and their forces regularly trade f...
13:52, 2019-09-10

Kashmir crisis: Pakistan takes a diplomatic gamble with India Pakistan is making the most of its limited options to pressure India over Kashmir. But what can Islamabad hope to achieve by expelling the Indian amb...
15:28, 2019-08-08

India Davis Cup team to tour Pakistan for first time in 55 years "An Indian team will travel to Pakistan for a Davis Cup tie in September - the first time in 55 years."...
11:16, 2019-07-29

Pakistan leader accuses India of ‘cruelty’ in Kashmir during UN meeting Modi has defended the decision to strip Kashmir of its limited autonomy as freeing the territory from separatism....
21:24, 2019-09-27

Kashmir: Imran Khan says Pakistan will 'teach India a lesson' Pakistan PM says army is preparing to respond to anticipated Indian aggression in regionPakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, has threatened to “tea...
02:08, 2019-08-15

Trump urges restraint on Kashmir in call with India and Pakistan US President Donald Trump said Kashmir was a "tough situation" and that he had "good conversations" with the prime ministers of India and Pakistan. H...
08:40, 2019-08-20

Pakistan urges no militarization of space after India downs satellite Pakistan issued a call against military threats in outer space on Wednesday, hours after India said it had shot down one of its own satellites in a d...
10:42, 2019-04-09

India and Pakistan prepare to renew cricket rivalry at World Cup • ‘Electric’ atmosphere anticipated at Old Trafford on Sunday• Some 800,000 fans applied for 26,000-capacity matchIt is a match that – on the surface...
19:44, 2019-06-14

India posts record, sets Pakistan 337 to win World Cup game MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Rohit Sharma scored his second century of the World Cup and Virat Kohli surpassed 11,000 runs in one-day international cri...
16:36, 2019-06-16

An India-Pakistan nuclear war would kill 125 million people, trigger Ice Age Rising tensions between the two countries have resulted in scientists predicting what could happen if they turned against each other....
17:04, 2019-10-03

India seizes narcotics worth $390M smuggled from Pakistan AMRITSAR, India (AP) — Customs officials in a northern Indian state say they have seized narcotics worth $390 million that were smuggled from neighbo...
10:44, 2019-07-01

Trump offers to mediate Kashmir dispute between Pakistan, India President Donald Trump on Monday repeated his offer to mediate Pakistan’s dispute with India over territory in Kashmir, telling Pakistani Prime Minis...
05:40, 2019-09-24

Kashmir crisis mars independence celebrations in Pakistan and India As Pakistan and India mark over seven decades of independence from British colonial rule, critics say the Kashmir problem has overshadowed basic deve...
14:40, 2019-08-14

Gunmen attack luxury hotel in southwest Pakistan: officials Gunmen attacked a hotel in Pakistan's southwestern port city of Gwadar on Saturday and were battling security forces while helicopters circled overhe...
17:36, 2019-05-11

Skinny wolves, sick bear: Pakistan officials wrangle over zoo An emaciated wolf rested its head on a block of ice, seeking relief from stifling heat in a zoo in Pakistan's capital, while another gazed at a famil...
08:20, 2019-07-24

India-Pakistan: First pilgrims make new border crossing to Sikh temple The first Indian Sikh pilgrims have passed through the new Kartarpur border crossing between India and Pakistan. The secure visa-free corridor marks ...
11:12, 2019-11-09

Ex-Pakistan lawmaker from PM Imran Khan's party seeks asylum in India Baldev Kumar, a former legislator from Pakistani PM Imran Khan's Tehreek-e-Insaf party, tells DW that Pakistan is an "unsafe country" and that the go...
15:40, 2019-09-11

Kashmir crisis: India-Pakistan border clashes 'kill several soldiers' At least five people have been killed in gunfire along the Kashmir border, Pakistani officials have said. The border skirmishes come amid heightened ...
18:56, 2019-08-15

India, Pakistan sign historic agreement to construct Kartarpur corridor India and Pakistan have signed an agreement to operationalize the Kartarpur corridor, which will connect Sikh shrines located on either side of the b...
13:44, 2019-10-24

India v Pakistan, Boris Johnson's street rugby and US Open memories This week’s roundup also features a goalkeeper’s calamitous loss of focus, USA goal gluts and office chair racing1) There’s no doubt what the most wa...
12:04, 2019-06-13

World's 15 hottest places are in India, Pakistan as pre-monsoon heat builds India warned of severe heat in northern and central areas on Monday, following similar extreme weather on Sunday....
11:40, 2019-06-04

Kashmir: Pakistani authorities block protesters at India-Pakistan border Pakistani authorities have blocked thousands of protesters who are marching to the border which divides Indian- and Pakistani-controlled Kashmir. Pro...
13:32, 2019-10-07

Pakistan's Imran Khan predicts violence in Kashmir if India lifts curfew In his speech to the UN, Pakistani PM Imran Khan has warned of a "bloodbath" in Kashmir and warned that war was possible over India's actions in the ...
19:32, 2019-09-27

Nuclear war between India and Pakistan would unleash 'global climate catastrophe', scientists warn A nuclear war between India and Pakistan would place the entire planet in jeopardy by unleashing a “climate catastrophe,” according to the American A...
20:56, 2019-10-03

Rohit Sharma century helps India to World Cup grudge match win over Pakistan Seven times India have met Pakistan in the Cricket World Cup, seven times India have won. The Manchester rain relented long enough for them to take t...
20:48, 2019-06-16

India celebrates control over key territory as China backs Pakistan at United Nations India’s nationalist leader celebrated his country’s Independence Day by touting his consolidation of control over territory also claimed by Pakistan ...
22:12, 2019-08-16

Train service linking India and Pakistan suspended over rising Kashmir tensions Pakistan has suspended a rail service linking it to India as tensions rise over the contested Kashmir region....
17:52, 2019-08-08

At a Time of Rising India-Pakistan Tensions, Hotel Mumbai Has a Powerful Message Hotel Mumbai, the thriller recounting the siege of the Taj Hotel by terrorists in 2008, offers a dramatic story as well as a foreign policy lesson. T...
16:16, 2019-04-09

India accuses Pakistan of stoking 'jihad' as Trump sides with New Delhi in territorial dispute Pakistan is stoking terrorism against India in the wake of an administrative change in contested territory, according to a top Indian diplomat....
04:12, 2019-08-17

India vs Pakistan: Cricket World Cup's marquee match that lifts rivalry to whole new level This is already officially the wettest World Cup on record, but if there is one game organisers do not want wrecked by rain it is Sunday's blockbuste...
18:08, 2019-06-15

UN Security Council discusses Kashmir, China urges India and Pakistan to ease tensions The Security Council met to consider the volatile situation surrounding Indian and Pakistani-administered Kashmir on Friday, addressing the issue dir...
00:20, 2019-08-17

Officials in Pakistan say an avalanche has struck 4 Italian climbers, 3 Pakistanis in the country’s mountainous north ISLAMABAD (AP) — Officials in Pakistan say an avalanche has struck 4 Italian climbers, 3 Pakistanis in the country’s mountainous north....
17:00, 2019-06-17

Pakistan activists criticize government for new coastal body in Gwadar port Islamabad's decision to establish a government body for the coastal area has triggered protests in the provinces of Balochistan and Sindh. Activists ...
14:32, 2019-10-30

If India and Pakistan have a nuclear war, scientists say it could trigger Ice-Age temperatures, cause global famine, and kill 125 million people Inter Services Public Relations/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images Pakistan's prime minister recently threatened to go to war with India over the disputed K...
20:52, 2019-10-03

Pakistan’s Khan warns of all-out conflict amid rising tensions over Kashmir; demands India lift ‘inhuman’ curfew In a fiery address on Friday to the UN General Assembly, Pakistan’s Prime Minister, Imran Khan, warned of an all-out conflict with neighboring India,...
22:36, 2019-09-27

At least 42 killed by monsoon rains in India: officials Sunday’s toll came days after reports of at least 59 fatalities in the past week amid forecasts that heavy rains would continue until Monday....
14:36, 2019-09-29

India rains to be above average for first time in six years: officials India is likely to receive above-average monsoon rains in 2019 for the first time in six years as seasonal rainfall continues longer than expected, t...
11:12, 2019-09-20

US and India on verge of trade agreement breakthrough, officials say U.S. and Indian officials are nearing a trade negotiation breakthrough, according to multiple administration officials and industry insiders familiar...
06:32, 2019-09-17

Pakistan leader Imran Khan — again — likens the Indian government to the Nazis, and says threat of conflict over Kashmir hasn't gone away Jonathan Ernst/Reuters Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has once again likened the Indian government's ideology to that of the Nazis. At a Wednesd...
16:04, 2020-01-22

More than 60 dead after fire on Pakistan passenger train Fire that erupted on train travelling through Punjab province blamed on explosion of gas cylinder carried by a passengerAt least 65 people have died,...
08:20, 2019-10-31

Pakistan train fire: at least 70 dead after gas explosion Most passengers died trying to jump off moving train to escape blaze in Punjab, say officialsAt least 70 people have died, and dozens have been injur...
10:00, 2019-10-31

At least 16 dead, more than 70 injured in Pakistan train collision Rescue workers reportedly freed trapped passengers by cutting through the twisted metal of the carriages....
14:32, 2019-07-11

37 dead, hundreds injured after Pakistan earthquake Fearing aftershocks from the 5.8 magnitude quake, many spent the night in the open in Pakistan-held Kashmir where hundreds of homes and buildings wer...
01:32, 2019-09-26

At least 70 dead after fire on train in Pakistan – video A gas canister being used by passengers to cook breakfast exploded on a train between Karachi and Rawalpindi, officials have said. The resulting fire...
13:40, 2019-10-31

At least 12 dead after military plane crashes in Pakistan In a statement, the military said five soldiers were among those killed in the plane crash. Rescue officials said the death toll could rise further s...
04:04, 2019-07-30

At least 70 dead after fire on Pakistan passenger train Fire that erupted on train travelling through Punjab province blamed on explosion of gas cylinder carried by a passengerAt least 70 people have died,...
08:56, 2019-10-31

India officials stop Amnesty International event in Kashmir SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Authorities in the Indian-controlled portion of Kashmir have stopped Amnesty International from holding an event to release a ...
12:28, 2019-06-12

Opinion: India's government is playing with fire India's ruling party has delivered on its promise to revoke the special autonomous status for Jammu and Kashmir. It is a risky move, but there is a c...
19:12, 2019-08-05

Passenger truck plunges into river in Pakistan; 9 dead PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say nine people drowned when a vehicle plunged off a mountainous road into a river in the country’s ...
15:40, 2019-06-23

48 dead after severe winter storms hit Afghanistan, Pakistan Severe winter weather has struck parts of Afghanistan and Pakistan, with heavy snowfall, rains and flash floods that left at least 48 people dead, of...
12:56, 2020-01-13

Snowstorms leave scores dead in Afghanistan, Pakistan Thousands were stranded after snow blocked roads across the region. Some airports also canceled all flights....
13:32, 2020-01-13

At least 17 dead after military plane crashes into homes in Pakistan Five soldiers, including two army pilots, and at least 12 civilians were killed, the military said in a statement....
07:48, 2019-07-30

India vs Pakistan LIVE: ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 live score and latest updates India and Pakistan face off on Sunday in arguably the biggest game of the Cricket World Cup thus far....
09:52, 2019-06-16

India plans to add 500 GW renewable energy by 2030: government India plans to add 500 gigawatts (GW) of renewable energy to its electricity grid by 2030, in a bid to clean up air in its cities and increase the sh...
16:28, 2019-06-25

Government to welcome shooting and archery Commonwealth switch to India • India want to host shooting and archery away from Birmingham• Events would take place months before 2022 GamesControversial proposals for India to ...
17:28, 2020-01-07

India's top court rebukes government over Delhi smog As New Delhi remained shrouded in toxic smog on Wednesday, India's top court censured the federal government for its inaction and sought remedial act...
13:44, 2019-11-13

India’s government bar opposition, journalists from entering Kashmir Authorities sent the opposition leaders back to New Delhi after they waited for several hours at the airport in Srinagar, the main city in the region...
18:44, 2019-08-24

Pakistan earthquake leaves 19 dead and 300 injured in Kashmir region A shallow earthquake near Mirpur has struck northeastern Pakistan, tearing huge cracks in roadsAt least 19 people have been killed and 300 injured af...
03:44, 2019-09-25

Pakistan earthquake: At least 22 people dead and 700 injured after 5.8 magnitude tremor At least 22 people have died, with 700 injured, after a devastating earthquake hit north-east Pakistan....
21:52, 2019-09-24

Abdul Qadir dead: Former Pakistan leg-spinner dies aged 63 Pakistan's Cricket Board have confirmed the death of celebrated former leg-spinner Abdul Qadir at the age of 63....
00:00, 2019-09-07

Former Miss Pakistan World Zanib Naveed dead at 32 after car accident Former Miss Pakistan World Zanib Naveed died over the weekend in a single-car accident in Maryland. She was 32....
15:16, 2019-12-05

32 arrested in India after allegedly posing as Canadian officials in call centre fraud Police in Delhi alleged the scheme had been targeting Canadians by claiming their SINs were compromised....
18:04, 2019-11-18

Watch: Tiger chases Forest Department officials on motorcycle chased in India A conservation nonprofit in India shared video showing a tiger briefly chasing after a motorcycle on a road through a wildlife sanctuary....
17:04, 2019-07-01

Hackers used WhatsApp to spy on senior government officials in at least 20 countries NSO Group spyware on WhatsApp was allegedly used to track government officials from at least 20 countries on 5 continents around the world.Read More...
21:00, 2019-10-31

Former Obama officials reveal they are still talking with the Iranian government With tensions between the United States and Iran high, three officials who worked in former President Barack Obama's administration admit they have b...
20:04, 2019-05-31

Priyanka Chopra defends 'victory to India' tweet after being accused of stoking Pakistan and Kashmir tensions Actress Priyanka Chopra was confronted at a beauty event in Los Angeles over a tweet in which she appeared to praise Indian military strikes in Pakis...
14:28, 2019-08-12

Modi’s government strengthens hold on India-administered Kashmir The official restructuring of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir comes into effect on October 31. The region’s special status had been a thorn in ...
12:40, 2019-10-31

Government steps in to try and avoid India Commonwealth Games boycott • Sports minister Nigel Adams suggests separate shooting event• India unhappy after shooting not chosen as one of the 19 sportsThe government has int...
18:48, 2019-08-13

Government steps in to try to avoid India Commonwealth Games boycott • Sports minister Nigel Adams suggests separate shooting event• India unhappy after shooting not chosen as one of the 19 sportsThe government has int...
20:48, 2019-08-13

Pakistan attack: At least one dead as gunmen storm luxury hotel in Balochistan At least one person is dead as security forces battle gunmen who have stormed a luxury hotel in Pakistan and opened fire....
17:52, 2019-05-11

At least 71 passengers dead in fire caused by cooking stove on Pakistan train Survivors recounted horrific scenes of fellow passengers screaming as they jumped through the windows and off the train....
13:00, 2019-10-31

74 passengers dead in fire caused by cooking stove on Pakistan train Survivors recounted horrific scenes of fellow passengers screaming as they jumped through the windows and off the train....
17:32, 2019-10-31

Former Miss Pakistan World Zanib Naveed Dead at 32 After Tragic Car Crash Former Miss Pakistan World winner Zanib Naveed died at the age of 32 last weekend after she was involved in a car crash in Prince George's County, Ma...
14:44, 2019-12-05

Pakistan: four dead after blast near major Sufi shrine in Lahore - reports Explosion reportedly targeted van carrying elite police officersAt least four people have been killed in a blast near Lahore’s Data Darbar, the large...
07:48, 2019-05-08

Government officials around the globe targeted by hackers through Facebook’s WhatsApp Senior government officials in multiple US-allied countries were targeted earlier this year with hacking software that used Facebook’s WhatsApp...
15:28, 2019-11-01

Court rebukes India government as poisonous smog chokes Delhi India's top court censured the federal government for its inaction in fighting pollution on Wednesday, as poisonous smog choked the streets of the ca...
17:52, 2019-11-13

India: Modi government's onion export ban a 'knee-jerk' reaction New Delhi has banned exports of the key Indian kitchen staple to rein in prices that have doubled in recent weeks. It's not the first time the govern...
17:20, 2019-09-30

India’s government steps in after ICC asks MS Dhoni to remove army insignia • Minister urges country’s cricket board to resolve issue• Dhoni wore insignia on his gloves in World Cup gameThe International Cricket Council has a...
17:12, 2019-06-07

Anti-government protesters in Iraq burn down Iranian consulate: officials Six protesters were killed by security forces amid ongoing violence in the country, Iraqi officials said Wednesday....
21:48, 2019-11-27

Malta journalist murder: Businessman offers to testify against government officials Yorgen Fenech offered to testify against government ministers in connection with the 2017 murder of a journalist that plunged Malta into a political ...
01:08, 2019-11-29

State officials were mum as open government advocate harassed women for years: IG State officials knew for years about sexual misconduct allegations against Robert Freeman, the former head of New York’s Committee on Open Gove...
23:32, 2019-11-14

India’s ruling party loses key election as anti-government protests continue It's a setback for the party as it faces massive anti-government protests against a contentious new citizenship law....
13:56, 2019-12-24

India orders Kashmir government staff back to work amid protests Troops have reportedly used teargas, chilli grenades and pellets to disperse crowds during weekend of clashesIndian officials have ordered government...
20:12, 2019-08-18

Exclusive: India proposes ban on e-cigarettes, with jail terms for offenders - government documents India's health ministry has proposed a ban on the production and import of electronic cigarettes, documents seen by Reuters showed, potentially jeopa...
17:28, 2019-08-22

A senator just asked 4 of Trump's cabinet officials 'when and how' the government might block travel from China to the US Joshua Roberts/REUTERS Sen. Josh Hawley asked in a letter on Friday to four cabinet officials for information on "when and how" President Donald Trum...
21:24, 2020-01-24

Bee sentenced to death by UK government escapes as Turkey pleads for officials to spare its life A rare bee which the UK government sentenced to death after it travelled home with a family from Turkey has escaped....
15:52, 2019-08-01

The US Air Force recently acquired a new $64 million Gulfstream private jet for VIP government officials — see inside Kentavist Brackin/DVIDS/US Air Force The US Air Force's 89th Airlift Wing provides travel for top government employees including the President of the...
15:16, 2020-01-20

How Iranians pivoted from condemning the US to dramatic protests against their own government after officials shot down a commercial plane Mona Hoobehfekr/ISNA via AP Iranians staged three days of increasingly fiery protests in the latest spike of tensions after armed forces shot down a ...
20:32, 2020-01-14

Venezuelan government and opposition envoys have traveled to Norway for talks on resolving crisis, officials say CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan government and opposition envoys have traveled to Norway for talks on resolving crisis, officials say....
03:08, 2019-05-16

Jeff Bezos is visiting India amid protests and a government investigation into Amazon — here's what his trip has been like so far (AMZN) Anushree Fadnavis/Reuters Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos visited India this week for the first time in more than five years. Bezos has been out and about, fly...
22:52, 2020-01-15

Hundreds of protesters surround government headquarters in Hong Kong as officials prepare to table extradition law HONG KONG (AP) — Hundreds of protesters surround government headquarters in Hong Kong as officials prepare to table extradition law....
03:00, 2019-06-12

At least 20 dead after bus catches fire in India, police say Another 21 people were taken to a hospital, some of them in critical condition, following the crash late Friday, said senior police officer Mohit Agg...
17:48, 2020-01-11

More than 1,600 dead in India’s heaviest monsoon in 25 years The monsoon, which typically lasts between June and September, has already delivered 10 percent more rain than a 50-year average....
20:28, 2019-10-01

10 dead, more than 1 million displaced in India flooding The Brahmaputra river, which flows from the Himalayas into India and then through Bangladesh, has burst its banks, swamping more than 1,800 villages ...
21:04, 2019-07-13

At least 43 dead after factory catches fire in India Many of the victims were asleep when the blaze began, according to Yogesh, a police spokesman who uses one name. The cause of the fire was not immedi...
13:12, 2019-12-08

Officials looking to identify man who was found dead in midtown WARNING: THIS STORY CONTAINS AN IMAGE THAT MIGHT NOT BE SUITABLE FOR ALL AUDIENCES. VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED TUCSON – Pima County Office of Medic...
01:20, 2019-08-30

5 dead in Louisiana plane crash, officials say Acadian Ambulance said via Twitter that it responded to the scene of a "crash of a small civilian airplane'' in Lafayette and transported two patient...
23:24, 2019-12-28

At least 60 ice seals reported dead in Alaska, officials say The discovery of at least 60 dead ice seals that have been found along Alaska's west coast in recent months is baffling federal biologists, who said ...
14:40, 2019-06-13

5 dead in Louisiana plane crash: officials Acadian Ambulance said via Twitter that it responded to the scene of a "crash of a small civilian airplane'' in Lafayette and transported two patient...
19:28, 2019-12-28

200 rescued, 7 missing in Nepal avalanches New avalanches forced rescuers to halt their search for four South Korean trekkers and three Nepali guides....
20:52, 2020-01-19

Dozens dead amid record heatwave in India At least 36 people have died in a heatwave in India, where temperatures this summer have reached their highest ever recorded, officials said. A month...
03:44, 2019-06-15

Cyclone Fani leaves several dead on path through India The storm has killed several people in India and left a swath of destruction along the country's east coast. Cyclone Fani is now on its way to Bangla...
11:16, 2019-05-04

Nearly 100 dead amid mudslides, floods in southern India NEW DELHI — At least 93 people have been killed and more than 400,000 displaced in floods and mudslides following days of torrential rains in souther...
16:12, 2019-08-11

Scores dead as monsoons hit India, Nepal, Bangladesh Monsoon-triggered floods and landslides have killed at least 85 people in South Asia in the past few days. Almost 870,000 people have been affected b...
10:36, 2019-07-14

7 dead after monsoon rains cause building in India to collapse Building collapses are common in India during the June-September monsoon season, when heavy rains weaken the foundations of structures that are poorl...
04:36, 2019-07-15

8 dead, over 1,200 detained as India clamps down on citizenship law protests Critics say the law is the latest effort by Modi's Hindu nationalist-led government to marginalize India's 200 million Muslims, and a violation of th...
13:52, 2019-12-20

29 dead, 18 injured after bus crashes on highway in northern India  A government official says a speeding bus has overturned and plunged into a roadside drain in northern India, killing at least 29 people on board....
05:48, 2019-07-08

1 dead, 5 injured in downtown Seattle shooting: officials Police said that officers and medics are responding to the scene and are providing first aid to the injured. The suspect is now being sought by polic...
05:24, 2020-01-23

Osama bin Laden's son Hamza is dead: US media, officials US officials say they have intelligence suggesting the son of al-Qaida founder Osama bin Laden has died. Hamza bin Laden, sometimes called the "crown...
06:20, 2019-08-01

Second New Yorker dead from vaping-related illness: officials The man — who was in his 30s and had a “history of using e-cigarettes and vape products” — died on Nov. 9th in Manhattan at Bellevue Hospital, accord...
18:48, 2019-11-20

Brazil officials report ‘massacre’; media say 11 dead at bar RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian authorities say there has been a “massacre” in the country’s northern Pará state without releasing ...
01:00, 2019-05-20

The Latest: Officials ID dead in Alaska floatplanes crash ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Latest on the midair collision of two sightseeing floatplanes in Alaska that killed six people and injured 10 (all times...
16:48, 2019-05-15

Brazil officials say ‘several’ prisoners found dead at jails RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian authorities say several inmates have been found dead at three different prisons in the northern state of Amazonas. Mo...
23:56, 2019-05-27

Cyclone Fani: 12 dead as Bangladesh and India assess damage More than two million people in at-risk areas were moved into shelters, saving livesThe strongest cyclone to hit India in five years killed at least ...
12:56, 2019-05-04

India protests: six dead as demonstrators vow to continue to fight citizenship changes Thousands chant ‘long live Assam’ during unrest sparked by MPs’ approval of a law that excludes MuslimsThe death toll from bloody clashes sparked by ...
03:04, 2019-12-16

India: Coffee tycoon Siddhartha found dead in river Indian authorities say they have recovered the body of a coffee magnate from a river in southern India. VG Siddhartha went missing on Monday, sparkin...
10:32, 2019-07-31

Avalanches hit Austrian, Swiss ski resorts, at least two injured Three avalanches hit the Austrian ski resort of Ankogel and one the Swiss resort of Andermatt on Thursday, injuring at least two people and prompting...
15:16, 2019-12-26

Avalanches hit Rocky Mountain Park; no serious injuries ROCKY MOUNTAIN NATIONAL PARK, Colo. (AP) — Rocky Mountain National Park says seven people have been caught in avalanches in the park but none have si...
00:32, 2019-05-12

Honolulu shooting: two police officers and suspect dead, say officials Gunman opens fire after officers respond to assault callFire spreads from home as public warned to stay awayTwo police officers were fatally shot on ...
04:52, 2020-01-20

Tourist likely died from ‘shock’ of seeing fiancé dead: Dominican officials Dominican Republic health officials say the Maryland woman found dead last month with her fiancé in a hotel room likely died from the “shock...
20:24, 2019-06-20

Officials: 3 dead in Alabama, bringing storm death toll to 7 BENTON, La. (AP) - Authorities say at least seven people have died as severe storms sweep across parts of the U.S. South, bringing high winds and unr...
20:16, 2020-01-11

Lebanese officials shot dead in attack on minister's convoy Two aides to a Lebanese minister have been killed in a shooting incident. Refugee affairs minister Aleh al-Gharib, a member of the Druze ethnic group...
23:08, 2019-06-30

Multiple dead after bus, tractor-trailers crash in Pennsylvania: officials Multiple people were killed early Sunday in a crash involving a passenger bus, two tractor-trailers and passenger vehicles in Pennsylvania, officials...
14:16, 2020-01-05

Officials: Missing Nicholas County Canoer Found Dead NICHOLAS COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– The search for a missing Nicholas County canoer is over after his body was found Thursday afternoon. According t...
14:00, 2019-06-07

Turkish diplomat shot dead in Iraqi city, officials say Attack on restaurant in Iraqi Kurdish capital of Irbil leaves at least one deadAt least one Turkish diplomats has been killed in a shooting that took...
15:24, 2019-07-17

2 protesters dead after being shot with rubber bullets: Iraqi officials Sixteen people have died and over 100 wounded in the renewed clashes between protesters and Iraqi security forces....
01:12, 2019-11-24

1 dead, multiple injured in downtown Seattle shooting: officials Police said that officers and medics are responding to the scene and are providing first aid to the injured. The suspect is now being sought by polic...
04:16, 2020-01-23

One dead, multiple injured in downtown Seattle shooting: officials Police said that officers and medics are responding to the scene and are providing first aid to the injured. The suspect is now being sought by polic...
04:00, 2020-01-23

Dozens of kids are dead in India from ‘brain fever’ linked to lychees More than 150 children have died in eastern India from a “brain fever” believed to be linked to a toxic substance found in lychee fruit, ...
16:32, 2019-06-24

India: Police shoot dead 4 suspects in rape and murder case Police in the southern city of Hyderabad shot the four men accused of raping and killing a vet in the southern city of Hyderabad. The suspects had tr...
07:20, 2019-12-06

Heavy snow in Alps causes avalanches and travel disruptions Schools and roads were closed on Monday in parts of Austria as heavy snow and rain cause disruption across the Alpine region. Two women were rescued ...
10:28, 2019-11-18

How US states use drones to inspect bridges, help predict avalanches SALT LAKE CITY — In Utah, drones are hovering near avalanches to watch roaring snow. In North Carolina, they’re searching for the nests of endangered...
19:04, 2019-05-20

Death toll from Italian Alps avalanches rises to 4 The latest death is the fourth in just a 24-hour period. A day earlier, a wall of snow crashed into a group of German skiers in the Senales valley of...
16:48, 2019-12-29

Nepal rescuers call off search for trekkers after new avalanches Rescuers in Nepal called off efforts on Monday to find seven people, including four South Korean trekkers, after fresh avalanches hit the Annapurna r...
12:28, 2020-01-20

Dozens killed by avalanches in Pakistani and Indian Kashmir At least 59 people were killed and many more were missing after avalanches in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir over the last 24 hours, senior government o...
15:20, 2020-01-14

Hundreds of dolphins stranded, wash up dead along US Gulf Coast, officials say Hundreds of dolphins have washed up dead along the U.S. Gulf Coast in recent months — an event so strange it's been deemed an "unusual mortality even...
14:32, 2019-06-16

Vanished Chilean military plane found, all passengers likely dead: officials Officials said they believe that all those aboard the plane are dead, adding that it was nearly impossible to expect any survivors to be found....
18:00, 2019-12-12

8 dead after fire erupts in Czech home for persons with disabilities, officials say The blaze occurred in a home where mostly men with mental and other disabilities lived, in Vejprty about 130 km northwest of Prague. Another 30 more ...
17:24, 2020-01-19

Officials confirm 2 dead, 3 injured in London Bridge stabbing attack Two people were killed and three more injured by the knife-wielding madman on the London Bridge Friday, officials confirmed. “Counter terrorism...
00:04, 2019-11-30

17 dead after extreme cold, heavy snow lashes Afghanistan: officials The officials said the death toll could rise further, with Afghanistan's Natural Disaster Management Authority still trying to compile a total figure...
16:12, 2020-01-12

19 people dead in Costa Rica after consuming tainted alcohol, officials say Some alcohol brands were contaminated with methanol, a poisonous substance found in antifreeze and solvents....
17:08, 2019-07-23

DFO officials work to identify dead whale, as experts warn of more fatalities The department said Tuesday it is working to confirm whether this is yet another whale that died, or the same dead animal that was originally seen on...
16:04, 2019-07-24

‘Zombie snake’ found in North Carolina can 'play dead,' officials say A snake that plays opossum? The eastern hognose snake is famous for flipping over on its back and playing dead, the North Carolina State Parks and Re...
20:12, 2019-06-10

3 tourist kayakers found dead in glacial lake in Alaska: officials The bodies of three kayakers were found in the frigid waters of a glacial lake in Alaska, officials said. A spokeswoman in the port city of Valdez sa...
18:16, 2019-07-31

India: scores dead as late monsoon rains inundate northern states More than 100 dead in deluge after delayed rains overwhelm inadequate drainage systemsMore than 100 people have died in flooding in the Indian states...
14:52, 2019-09-30

Cyclone Bulbul: 20 dead and millions displaced as storm hits India and Bangladesh Twelve reported dead in India and eight in Bangladesh as storm uproots trees and floods croplandsTwenty people have died and more than two million ot...
02:56, 2019-11-11

A dozen dead, fishermen missing after cyclone Bulbul lashes Bangladesh and India At least 13 people were killed in Bangladesh and India after cyclone Bulbul lashed coastal areas this weekend, though prompt evacuations saved many l...
17:00, 2019-11-10

Police shoot dead four suspects accused of raping and killing woman in India Four men suspected of raping and killing a woman in southern India have been shot dead by police after trying to flee during a visit to the crime sce...
09:12, 2019-12-06

Rescuers comb Austrian, Swiss avalanches in case of victims Rescuers hunted for possible victims of three avalanches that hit the Austrian ski resort of Ankogel and one at the Swiss resort of Andermatt on Thur...
17:04, 2019-12-26

Government: 95 dead in latest massacre to hit central Mali BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — A government official says at least 95 people are dead following the latest massacre in central Mali blamed on tensions between e...
15:36, 2019-06-10

6 dead, more than 100 wounded in Iraq anti-government protests Mass protests erupted in Baghdad and across southern Iraq last month, calling for the overhaul of the political system established after the 2003 U.S...
00:08, 2019-11-10

Malian government says 54 dead in jihadist attack on army BAMAKO, Mali — The Malian government says at least 54 people are dead following a jihadist attack on the army in the north. The revised death toll fr...
14:08, 2019-11-02

At least 48 dead in anti-government protests in Iraq this week The latest eruption of anti-government anger followed a nearly three-week hiatus to leaderless, spontaneous revolts which were violently quelled earl...
21:44, 2019-10-26

Maryland man dead, 4 injured after Alaska floatplane's takeoff was aborted, officials say A Maryland man visiting Alaska with his family was killed and one of his three children was critically injured Friday after their floatplane’s ...
23:28, 2019-07-21

Jersey City shooting: six dead as officials say suspects targeted Jewish grocery New York-area police on alert to protect Jewish neighborhoodsThree civilians, one police officer and two suspects killedPolice in the New York metrop...
19:16, 2019-12-11

Jersey City shooting: six dead as officials say gunmen targeted Jewish grocery New York-area police on alert to protect Jewish neighborhoodsThree civilians, one police officer and two gunmen killedPolice in the New York metropol...
14:12, 2019-12-11

Salmonella outbreak linked to ground beef leaves 1 dead, 8 hospitalized, officials say A multistate salmonella outbreak seemingly linked to ground beef has left at least one person dead and another eight people hospitalized, health offi...
15:04, 2019-11-03

India gang rape suspects shot dead after 'woman attacked then burned alive' Four men were shot dead by cops after they allegedly tried to snatch the officers' guns amid the high profile gang-rape case in India...
10:12, 2019-12-06

At least 100 killed in Kashmir avalanches as girl, 12, is rescued 18 hours after being trapped under snow At least 100 people have been killed in recent weather-related incidents in Kashmir, with dozens left trapped after avalanches....
19:32, 2020-01-15

Monster avalanches kill 8 including 3 soldiers after hitting mountain villages The soldiers died after an avalanche struck an Army base in in Kashmir, India – while another snowslide claimed the lives of at least five people...
10:52, 2020-01-14

Iraq protests: 1 dead, 91 wounded in anti-government demonstration Tens of thousands have been gathering in the capital's central Tahrir Square this week, demanding the downfall of the political elite in the biggest ...
18:20, 2019-11-02

6 dead in Indonesia riots, government restricts social media JAKARTA, Indonesia — Six people have died in election rioting in the Indonesian capital, authorities said Wednesday, as supporters of the losing pres...
12:04, 2019-05-22

Dozens of protesters dead in Iraq after anti-government rallies BAGHDAD — Iraq’s semi-official human rights commission says at least 63 protesters have been killed in two days of anti-government rallies in t...
12:48, 2019-10-27

A day after skewering Trump officials for the Iran strike, GOP Sen. Mike Lee heaps praise on Trump for showing 'restraint' in assassinating a foreign government official Andrew Harnik, Pool/Getty Images Republican Sen. Mike Lee of Utah dramatically walked back his comments this week about President Donald Trump's deci...
00:48, 2020-01-10

LIVE: Impeachment manager Jerry Nadler lays out a 'corrupt, government-wide effort that drew in ambassadors, cabinet officials, executive branch agencies, and the office of the president' Tom Williams/CQ Roll Call President Donald Trump's impeachment trial in the Senate resumed in earnest Wednesday with opening arguments. C-SPAN and TV...
22:24, 2020-01-22

Iraq anti-government protests leave two dead, hundreds wounded Thousands took to the streets in Baghdad to protest unemployment and the government's failure to provide basic services. But protesters were repelled...
02:40, 2019-10-02

Is the Liberal government’s promise to repeal mandatory minimum sentences dead? 'Repealing mandatory minimum sentences may be exactly the sort of pressure-release valve that our overburdened courts need,' says lawyer Michael Spra...
14:20, 2020-01-18

Florida Fish & Wildlife officials say someone has been shooting alligators after several were found dead in a Collier County canal (WBBH/NBC News) The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is working with law enforcement to find out who shot several alligators found d...
07:36, 2019-06-22

Dead 37-foot humpback whale washes up on New York beach in state’s first stranding of year: officials A 37-foot long humpback whale washed up dead on a Westhampton beach in New York over the weekend, marking the state’s first large whale stranding of ...
17:56, 2019-05-06

BREAKING: Government chief and aid shot dead in Ethiopia army coup attempt TWO senior Ethiopian officials were killed during a coup attempt in the northern state of Amhara....
10:32, 2019-06-23

Investigators: At least 177 male students sexually abused by now-dead Ohio State team doctor; officials were aware COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Investigators: At least 177 male students sexually abused by now-dead Ohio State team doctor; officials were aware....
17:20, 2019-05-17

Ethiopia’s prime minister says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, some dead ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s prime minister says his government has foiled a coup attempt in a region outside the capital, some dead...
09:40, 2019-06-23

Government official says 95 people dead, 19 missing after attack on ethnic Dogon village in central Mali. BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Government official says 95 people dead, 19 missing after attack on ethnic Dogon village in central Mali....
15:36, 2019-06-10

Essex lorry murder probe: Belgian officials release more details on journey of lorry container where 39 were found dead Belgian authorities are investigating the journey of a lorry container where 39 people were found dead in Essex, focusing on who organised the transp...
11:52, 2019-10-24

Priti Patel: Government 'must be ruthless' in response to 39 found dead in Essex lorry The Home Secretary has told Parliament that the government must be "ruthless" in its response to 39 people found dead in a refrigerated container in ...
18:16, 2019-10-28

France delivered the first of 36 Rafale fighter jets bought by India, and India's defense minister already took a spin in it AP Photo/Bob Edme India's defense minister climbed into the cockpit of a Dassault Rafale fighter jet during a visit to France. The jet is the first o...
19:56, 2019-10-08

Amazon is dropping $1 billion investment on India and CEO Jeff Bezos said a US-India alliance will be the most important this century (AMZN) REUTERS/Anushree Fadnavis Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos announced the retail giant will invest $1 billion towards "digitizing small and medium businesses" in...
14:12, 2020-01-15

Mumbai building collapse: At least four dead and dozens missing after building collapse in India At least four people have died and dozens are missing after a four-storey building collapsed in India....
17:12, 2019-07-16

In Germany, how government support for news media turned into government control Heidi J.S. Tworek traces the ways officials shaped journalism in early 20th-century Germany....
14:16, 2019-04-19

Brexit vote news LIVE: Government loses working majority as Phillip Lee joins Lib Dems ahead of showdown with Government Boris Johnson's Government has lost its working majority after Conservative MP Phillip Lee crossed the floor in the Commons to join the Lib Dems....
17:44, 2019-09-03

A dead planet is orbiting a dead sun in a distant dead solar system A piece of a planet that survived the death of its star has been spotted orbiting the stellar corpse. Planets in our solar system may look similar wh...
10:42, 2019-04-09

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar E3 2019 PC rumours Red Dead Redemption 2 updates this week extend beyond mere content updates to the game and Red Dead Online, but also some sneaky suspicions that the ...
07:56, 2019-06-09

Red Dead Online Is Filled With Massive Piles Of Dead And Burned Horses Red Dead Online players jumping into the game yesterday and today have discovered something terrible and strange: Piles of burned horse carcasses out...
17:32, 2019-05-19

England v Pakistan: first ODI – live! Updates from the opening match in the seriesThe Spin: boozy cricket nights are putting off childrenYou can email Nick here or tweet him here 12.25pm ...
13:36, 2019-05-08

England v Pakistan: fifth ODI – live! Over-by-over report from the action at HeadingleyWilley and Tom Curran fight for last World Cup spotEmail tim.delisle.casual@theguardian.com | Tweet ...
11:56, 2019-05-19

Red Dead Redemption 2 PC Update: Red Dead Online news as shock RDR2 PC rumours return Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week includes plenty of new Red Dead Online bonuses' and another instance of rumours surrounding a PC release for the...
08:04, 2019-05-12

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Good news for Red Dead Online amid shock GTA 5 reveal Rockstar and Take-Two had quite a lot of information to drop on us this week regarding Red Dead Online and Red Dead Redemption 2 - here's everything ...
07:20, 2019-05-19

Red Dead Redemption 2 Update: Red Dead Online News and Rockstar Soundtrack Release Date Red Dead Redemption 2 news this week focuses on some new content updates for Red Dead Online and a surprise announcement for The Music of Red Dead Re...
21:24, 2019-06-15

Richard Huckle dead: Prolific paedophile who sexually abused 200 children found dead in prison One of Britain's most prolific paedophiles has been found dead in prison, it has been reported....
12:36, 2019-10-14

Guatemalans remember their dead with giant kites as Day of the Dead begins Thousands gathered in Central Guatemala on Friday to watch giant kites take flight, a local tradition intended to reconnect the living and the deceas...
03:12, 2019-11-02

Germany shooting: Six dead and several dead in Rot am See after gunman opens fire Six people are have been killed and several after a shooting in a town in south-west Germany....
15:36, 2020-01-24

Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead lyricist and poet, dead at 78 The poet behind much of the Grateful Dead’s anthology has passed away: Robert Hunter died Monday at 78. Family members said in a statement Tues...
22:32, 2019-09-24

24 killed after bus plunges into river in Pakistan A bus in Pakistan plunged into a river, leaving 24 dead. The accident happened in the country’s mountainous northwest after a bridge carrying t...
17:08, 2019-08-31

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day two – as it happened David Warner ends day on 151 not out at the GabbaOpening partner Joe Burns falls just short of century 7.54am GMT And here’s the day two match report...
09:12, 2019-11-22

Australia v Pakistan: second Test, day four – live! Updates from the fourth day of play at Adelaide OvalDavid Warner’s triple century was a giant feat in a dull gameAny updates? Email or tweet @JPHowcr...
04:00, 2019-12-02

Australia v Pakistan: second Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day at Adelaide OvalAny updates? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 2.30am GMT Here is the wires report on the action yesterday,...
04:12, 2019-11-30

International investors pile into Pakistan Pakistan's sovereign bonds have never been a highly valued commodity, but global investors pumped $642.5 million into local currency bonds in Novembe...
14:48, 2019-12-03

Australia v Pakistan: second Test, day two – as it happened Pakistan 6-96 trail Australia 3-589 (declared) by 493 runsDavid Warner hits record-beating 335*, Starc skittles Pakistan 11.04am GMT Related: David W...
12:28, 2019-11-30

Australia v Pakistan: second Test, day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at Adelaide OvalWarner passes Bradman on run-filled afternoon Any updates? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 2.26am GMT H...
03:48, 2019-12-01

Australia v Pakistan: second Test, day three – as it happened Yasir Shah hits maiden Test ton as Pakistan reach 302 in first digFollowing on, tourists slump to 39-3 - 248 runs behind Australia 10.54am GMT A day ...
12:44, 2019-12-01

Australia v Pakistan: second Test, day one – live! Updates from the opening day at Adelaide OvalNew Zealand v England, second Test, day one – liveAny updates? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 4.11am GM...
05:24, 2019-11-29

Australia v Pakistan: second Test, day five – live! Updates from the final day of play at Adelaide OvalAny updates? Email or tweet @scott_heinrich 2.33am GMT Hello from the Adelaide Oval. The grand old...
03:36, 2019-11-29

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day four – live! Updates from the penultimate day of play at the GabbaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 10.58pm GMT Remember you can email me at geoff.lem...
01:04, 2019-11-24

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day three – as it happened Marnus Labuschagne hits 185 in Australia’s first-innings 580Mitchell Starc strikes twice as Pakistan reduced to 64-3 8.13am GMT And here is the day-t...
09:32, 2019-11-23

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day three – live! Updates from the third day of play at the GabbaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 12.06am GMT 88th over: Australia 312-1 (Warner 151, Labu...
01:12, 2019-11-23

England v Pakistan: T20 international – live! All the action from Sophia Gardens from 2.30pm BSTWomen’s county cricket ready to enjoy day in the spotlightFeel free to email Adam or to tweet: @col...
15:04, 2019-05-05

Top US, Taliban negotiators meet in Pakistan Taliban officials have met with a US special envoy for the first time since peace talks collapsed a month ago. But US officials have said official pe...
15:48, 2019-10-05

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day one – live! Updates from the opening day of play at the GabbaAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.22pm GMT It’s cricket, it’s cricket time. You know ...
00:28, 2019-11-21

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day two – live! Updates from the second day of play at the GabbaNew Zealand v England – live first Test coverage!Any thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 11.59p...
01:04, 2019-11-22

Australia v Pakistan: first Test, day one – as it happened Australian pacemen do damage on opening day at the GabbaPat Cummins the pick of the bowlers with three wickets 7.45am GMT A topsy-turvy day of Test c...
08:56, 2019-11-21

US allies Afghanistan and Pakistan keep shooting at each other As the U.S. continues to pursue peace talks in Afghanistan, the Pentagon is worried that the Afghan government and Pakistan, both U.S. allies, will d...
01:44, 2019-07-18

20 delicious reasons to visit Pakistan Pakistan is a country passionate about its food, which is full of flavor and bursting with color. From crispy pakora to creamy falooda, here are 20 o...
04:20, 2019-10-15

Pakistan unveils new schemes for those who don’t pay taxes ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan has unveiled a new scheme for those who don’t pay taxes, urging people to declare their assets and pay a 4% tax on th...
16:00, 2019-05-14

What it’s like being a transgender refugee sex worker in Pakistan It’s a dark underworld rarely brought to light in discussions of human rights and refugees. But there is a growing pool of refugees in Pakistan – who...
01:48, 2019-05-07

Violence against women on the rise in Pakistan Pakistan ranks as the sixth most dangerous country in the world for women, with cases of sexual crimes and domestic violence recording a rapid rise. ...
17:36, 2019-09-23

England v Pakistan: second one-day international – live! Over-by-over updates from the Ageas BowlOne-Day Cup: Lancs and Somerset into semisEmail Simon or tweet @Simon_Burnton 10.37am BST Here’s the England ...
11:52, 2019-05-11

England v Pakistan: third one-day international – live! Live updates from The Bristol County Ground, 1pm BST startCounty Championship, day one – live with Tanya Aldred!Feel free to email Simon or tweet @Si...
13:40, 2019-05-14

Grateful Dead songwriter, Robert Hunter, dead at 78 Robert Hunter, the songwriter who wrote lyrics for The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Elvis Costello and other musicians, died Monday according to a state...
22:08, 2019-09-24

Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead lyricist, dead at 78 Robert Hunter, the poet famous for writing many of the Grateful Dead’s best-regarded songs, has died at 78....
21:08, 2019-09-24

Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan 'for Canada' Pakistani Christian Asia Bibi has fled the country, bound for Canada to join her daughters, sources told DW. She was sentenced to death in 2010 for b...
09:52, 2019-05-08

Gunmen storm hotel in Pakistan's Gwadar A gunfight has been reported at a hotel in the Pakistani port city of Gwadar. The port is an important piece of China's Belt and Road infrastructure ...
17:00, 2019-05-11

Pakistan reopens airspace for civil aviation Commercial and cargo flights can now fully access Pakistani airspace for the first time since a skirmish with India in February. The airspace closure...
10:24, 2019-07-16

The Latest: Italy rescues 54 migrants from Pakistan VALLETTA, Malta (AP) — The Latest on migrants in Europe (all times local): 2 p.m. Italian authorities say they have taken 54 migrants from Pakistan t...
14:32, 2019-05-25

Gunmen attack hotel in Pakistan's Gwadar A gunfight has been reported at a hotel in the Pakistani port city of Gwadar. The port is an important piece of China's Belt and Road infrastructure ...
18:08, 2019-05-11

Pakistan's ex-PM Sharif bailed on medical grounds Nawaz Sharif, who is serving a 7-year jail sentence for corruption, has been temporarily freed amid concerns his health is deteriorating. The 69-year...
14:12, 2019-10-25

England set to ring changes and rest Jos Buttler for third Pakistan ODI • Jonny Bairstow likely to be given outing behind stumps• Eoin Morgan may opt for just one spinner in BristolEngland continue to shuffle their pack d...
20:00, 2019-05-13

The Latest: Pakistan arrests ex-President Zardari ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Latest on developments in Pakistani politics (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Pakistan’s anti-graft body has arrested former P...
14:48, 2019-06-10

One killed in attack on five-star hotel in Pakistan At least one person was killed in an attack on a five-star hotel in southwestern Pakistan, officials said. An official told Reuters most guests had b...
22:08, 2019-05-11

Pakistan’s currency reaches all-time low against US dollar ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s currency has reached a new all-time low against the dollar after the government last week reached a preliminary agr...
13:56, 2019-05-16

Pakistan secures preliminary deal for $6B IMF bailout ISLAMABAD (AP) — The International Monetary Fund says it has reached a preliminary agreement with Pakistan for a $6 billion bailout over the next thr...
21:16, 2019-05-12

Kashmir: Pakistan's Khan vows to 'fight until the end' During a visit to Kashmir, Prime Minister Imran Khan accused India's military of "planning" action in regions controlled by Pakistan. Khan said Pakis...
14:40, 2019-08-14

Official says Pakistan to get Saudi oil on credit as of July ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani official says the much-anticipated Saudi oil will start flowing to Islamabad as of July, with payments deferred for thre...
10:48, 2019-05-23

Polio Cases Surge in Pakistan and Afghanistan False rumors that children are fainting or dying have led parents to turn away vaccinators, threatening the campaign to eradicate the disease....
19:08, 2019-07-15

Will the EU's carrot-and-stick policy for Pakistan work? The EU wants to promote trade, regional peace and democracy by tightening its strategic engagement with Pakistan. But does Brussels need to reset its...
17:04, 2019-07-15

Pakistan struggles to save pangolins from poachers Despite efforts of local conservationists, demand from China for scales, meat and traditional medicine has made the endangered pangolin the world's m...
15:24, 2019-06-20

How far will China go to support Pakistan's position on Kashmir? Both India and Pakistan are vying for China's support in the dispute over Kashmir. Experts say that although China is critical of India's move to con...
14:52, 2019-08-12

Pakistan ends offshore drilling after no gas, oil were found ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s ministry of petroleum says authorities are ending offshore drilling off the Karachi coast in the Arabian Sea after ...
15:28, 2019-05-20

Pakistan doctor arrested after 400 children diagnosed with HIV Authorities investigating if Muzaffar Ghangharo, who has Aids, knowingly spread virusA doctor has been arrested in Pakistan after more than 400 child...
08:24, 2019-05-17

England v Pakistan: fourth one-day international – live! Over-by-over updates from the ODI at Trent BridgeCounty Championship: Somerset v Surrey and more – live!And you can email Rob here with your thoughts...
13:44, 2019-05-17

Pakistan avalanche leaves 7 climbers stranded Officials in Pakistan say an avalanche has struck four Italians and three locals in the country's mountainous north. As yet, there have been no repor...
19:24, 2019-06-17

Australia v Pakistan: third Twenty20 international – live! Updates from the final match of the series in PerthAny thoughts? Email or tweet @scott_heinrich 7.53am GMT Good evening, cricket fans. What do Austra...
09:00, 2019-11-08

Rain ruins Australia v Pakistan T20 International at the SCG Opening match of the series abandoned at a soggy SCGAustralia were 39/0 chasing a rain adjusted 119 6.58am GMT Pakistan escape with a no-result, just...
08:44, 2019-11-03

Pakistan thanks China for 'support on Kashmir issue' The dispute over India's move to scrap Kashmir's special status and the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor were the main topics of discussion between t...
10:24, 2019-10-09

Can sex education defuse Pakistan's population crisis? Pakistan's population is expected to nearly double in 30 years. More education on family planning and reproductive health is needed to avert a catast...
15:24, 2019-10-08

Australia beat Pakistan by seven runs in second T20 – as it happened Steve Smith hit 80 from 51 balls as Australia cruised to victory in Canberra to take a 1-0 series lead after the first game was washed out 11.54am GM...
12:56, 2019-11-05

Fear and defiance among Pakistan’s Hazaras - in pictures High walls around the neighbourhoods of the country’s embattled Hazara community in the south-western city of Quetta are designed to protect them fro...
09:20, 2019-07-31

Australia thrash Pakistan by 10 wickets in third T20 - as it happened Australia restrict Pakistan to 106-8 before Aaron Finch and David Warner steer their side to an easy 10-wicket win and a 2-0 series triumph 11.26am G...
13:08, 2019-11-08

Pakistan's Pervez Musharraf sentenced to death A Pakistan court handed the death sentence to the exiled former military leader after he was convicted of treason. The 76-year-old retired general no...
09:00, 2019-12-17

Australia v Pakistan: first Twenty20 international – live! Updates from the first match of the series at the SCGAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 3.13am GMT PakistanFakhar ZamanBabar Azam *Haris S...
04:28, 2019-11-03

Pakistan to expel Indian ambassador over Kashmir changes Imran Khan says he is afraid India will carry out ethnic cleansing in disputed territoryPakistan will expel the Indian ambassador and suspend trade a...
19:12, 2019-08-07

Australia v Pakistan: second Twenty20 international – live! Updates from the match at Manuka Oval in CanberraAny thoughts? Email or tweet @GeoffLemonSport 7.49am GMT Both teams unchanged from Sunday afternoon....
09:04, 2019-11-05

A Library Thrives, Quietly, in One of Pakistan’s Gun Markets The Darra Adam Khel Library, less than a year old and with more than 2,500 books, offers residents a respite from the arms bazaar that dominates loca...
11:24, 2019-06-18

Kashmir: Pakistan will go 'to any extent' to protect Kashmiris Pledge follows announcement by India that it intends to revoke territory’s special statusPakistan has vowed it will take any measure necessary to “st...
17:00, 2019-08-06

Kashmir: Pakistan will 'go to any extent' to protect Kashmiris Pledge follows announcement by India that it intends to revoke territory’s special statusPakistan has vowed it will take any measure necessary to “st...
17:32, 2019-08-06

'How can she have HIV?':Pakistan town struggles with surge in infections Doctors in a town in Pakistan are struggling to cope with a surge in patients infected with HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, with nearly 700 cases si...
13:44, 2019-05-31

Pakistan struggling to eradicate malnutrition in children Despite abundance of food, child malnutrition is rife in Pakistan. Four in 10 children under five years of age are stunted in the country, according ...
17:28, 2019-06-21

Pakistan authorities say 3 Taliban killed in shootout MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Authorities in Pakistan say counterterrorism forces have raided a Taliban hideout, triggering a shootout that killed three in...
09:00, 2019-07-01

Pakistan thanks Qatar for planned $3 billion investment ISLAMABAD (AP) — Islamabad has thanked Qatar for the $3 billion investment in Pakistan announced by the energy-rich Gulf Arab nation’s ruler. A...
09:40, 2019-06-25

Growing vegetarianism in Pakistan — a choice or a necessity? A recent report showed Pakistan to be the second-fastest growing vegetarian country in the world. Analysts say high inflation is impacting the food p...
15:24, 2019-10-01

Pakistan’s PM to visit US, meet with Trump in July ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani top official says the country’s Prime Minister Imran Khan will travel to the U.S. to meet with President Donald Tr...
10:12, 2019-06-30

Shooting at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard leaves 2 dead, 1 injured. The shooter is also dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, military official says. Flickr/ Bryan Dorrough An active-duty US sailor opened fire at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam Wednesday, before shooting themselves, a military o...
05:52, 2019-12-05

Shooting at Pearl Harbor Naval Shipyard leaves 2 dead, one injured. The shooter is also dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound, military official says. Flickr/ Bryan Dorrough An active-duty US sailor opened fire at the Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam on Wednesday before shooting himself, a military of...
11:32, 2019-12-05

Pakistan’s opposition meets to discuss how to oust PM Khan ISLAMABAD (AP) — The top leaders of Pakistan’s major opposition political parties have met in Islamabad to discuss how to oust the government o...
16:36, 2019-06-26

Pakistan name Asif Ali in World Cup squad despite death of daughter Asif Ali was on Monday morning called up to Pakistan's World Cup squad, the day after his daughter lost her battle with cancer....
14:36, 2019-05-20

Pakistan expels Indian ambassador over Kashmir dispute Pakistan's National Security Committee has decided to downgrade diplomatic ties and suspend trade with India. The Hindu-nationalist government in Ind...
17:04, 2019-08-07

Pakistan aims to send first astronaut into space by 2022 Pakistan said on Thursday it aims to send its first astronaut into space by 2022 and will begin selecting candidates next year....
17:12, 2019-07-25

Pakistan arrests 6 men for raising funds for outlawed group MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan says it arrested six men accused of raising funds for an outlawed Pakistan-based group that claimed responsibility f...
09:16, 2019-05-29

Man, 71, arrested in Pakistan over 2005 murder of PC Sharon Beshenivsky A 71-year-old man has been arrested in Pakistan in connection with the murder of Pc Sharon Beshenivsky, who was shot while on duty in 2005....
17:36, 2020-01-15

The Latest: Afghanistan wins toss, bats 1st against Pakistan LONDON (AP) — The Latest on Day 31 of the Cricket World Cup (all times local): 10:15 a.m. Afghanistan skipper Gulbadin Naib won the toss and elected ...
11:40, 2019-06-29

England women win first ODI against Pakistan after huge opening stand • England 284-6; Pakistan 209 - England win by 75 runs• Centuries for openers Tammy Beaumont and Danni WyattOpeners Tammy Beaumont and Danni Wyatt hi...
14:00, 2019-12-09

Deaths in custody — the culture of police torture in Pakistan Recent cases of custodial deaths have angered the Pakistani people, who are demanding immediate justice for the victims. But reforming the "police to...
16:28, 2019-09-18

Afghan president says he’ll visit Pakistan to improve ties KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan President Ashraf Ghani says he will visit Pakistan on June 27 to open a new chapter in his country’s uneasy re...
11:40, 2019-06-04

International group asks Pakistan to release journalist ISLAMABAD (AP) — An international organization that advocates for the rights of journalists has urged Pakistan to immediately release a reporter who ...
06:48, 2019-05-29

1 police officer, 3 militants killed in shooting in Pakistan QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s police say three suspected “terrorists” have stormed a police station in the southwestern town o...
08:04, 2019-06-26

US approves support for Pakistan's F-16s amid Afghanistan outreach The logistical support for the fighter jets comes days after Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan met with Donald Trump in Washington. Pakistan has pr...
12:00, 2019-07-27

Pakistan to expel Indian high commissioner over Kashmir changes Imran Khan says he is afraid India will carry out ethnic cleansing in disputed territoryPakistan will expel the Indian high commissioner and suspend ...
12:40, 2019-08-08

Pakistan avoids FATF blacklist, gets stern warning A global money-laundering watchdog has decided not to place Pakistan in its "blacklist," for now. Islamabad has been given four months to prove it is...
12:52, 2019-10-18

Pakistan’s top court halts execution of mentally ill inmate ISLAMABAD (AP) — A rights group says Pakistan’s Supreme Court has halted the execution of a mentally ill prisoner. In a statement, the Justice ...
18:00, 2019-06-17

Huawei wi-fi modules were pulled from Pakistan CCTV system BBC Panorama discovered that Huawei was told to remove the kit because of the "potential of misuse"....
20:56, 2019-04-11

Australia v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Updates from the game at the County Ground, TauntonAny thoughts? Email or tweet @JPHowcroft 9.17am BST Hello everybody and thanks for tuning in to li...
10:44, 2019-06-12

Pakistan: Avalanche kills dozens in Kashmir village An overnight avalanche has claimed dozens of lives in a village in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. Severe rain and snow have hit the region since Sund...
14:40, 2020-01-14

Avalanche strands 4 Italian, 3 local climbers in Pakistan ISLAMABAD (AP) — An Italian diplomat and two mountaineering workers in Pakistan say an avalanche has stranded a group of four Italian and three Pakis...
17:00, 2019-06-17

Accidental cat filter appears on Pakistan official's briefing ‘Human error’ blamed for live-streamed briefing in which officials appeared as catsIt was a mistake that had some people in Pakistan scratching their...
16:56, 2019-06-17

Harsh weather kills dozens in Pakistan, Afghanistan MUZAFFARABAD, Pakistan — Severe winter weather has claimed more lives as avalanches triggered by heavy snowfall killed 55 people in Pakistan-administ...
20:56, 2020-01-14

Trump resumes military training program in Pakistan The move signals a thawing of relations between Washington and Islamabad. US security assistance to Pakistan, however, continues to be suspended....
14:16, 2020-01-04

Pakistan begins vaccinating against ‘superbug’ typhoid that has infected 11,000 An outbreak of drug-resistant typhoid in Pakistan has infected around 11,000 people since 2016....
16:24, 2019-11-15

Pakistan deploys new vaccine against 'superbug' typhoid outbreak Pakistan began vaccinating millions of children against typhoid on Friday to try to control a drug-resistant superbug outbreak of the fever that has ...
11:36, 2019-11-15

Pakistan v Sri Lanka: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the 11th matchTable: the latest Cricket World Cup standingsAnd you can email Simon here or tweet him here 9.23am BST A...
11:16, 2019-06-07

Pakistan’s ex-PM Sharif heads to jail after bail expires LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s former prime minister Nawaz Sharif is heading back to prison after six weeks out on bail to receive medical ...
20:40, 2019-05-07

Reports: Christian acquitted of blasphemy leaves Pakistan ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistani media say Aasia Bibi, a Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy after spending eight years on death row, has left Pakistan ...
09:36, 2019-05-08

Pakistan says roadside bomb kills officers, soldier ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s military says a roadside bomb targeting a security vehicle has killed three army officers and an enlisted soldier i...
20:40, 2019-06-07

Pakistan doctor held after more than 400 children test positive for HIV Authorities are investigating whether a doctor in the Pakistani district of Larkana deliberately spread HIV. More than 500 people, including 410 chil...
14:52, 2019-05-18

Pakistan presents budget meeting IMF conditions for bailout ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s finance minister has presented the new federal budget to Parliament, proposing additional taxes and increasing elec...
17:24, 2019-06-11

Pakistan sentences 3 to 5-year in jail over terror financing MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani court has sentenced three militants to five years in prison after finding them guilty of collecting funds for an ...
20:32, 2019-05-31

Is Pakistan's war-ravaged northwestern region turning against the military? Pakistan's military has accused a Pashtun civil rights movement of destabilizing the country at Afghanistan's behest. Rights groups say that the move...
17:52, 2019-05-07

Life of slavery — the perpetuation of bonded labor in Pakistan Although bonded labor was outlawed in Pakistan years ago, the practice has continued, and even expanded, in the country due to a worsening economic c...
14:00, 2019-12-25

Trump seeking help from Pakistan to end nearly 2 decade long war in Afghanistan President Trump said he hoped Pakistan would use its influence with the Taliban to advance a peace deal and help end the nearly two-decade old U.S. w...
00:24, 2019-07-23

Kulbhushan Jadhav: 5 Facts On The Indian On Death Row In Pakistan India's appeal against the death sentence handed to former Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav by Pakistan will be decided at 6.30 pm IST by the Internati...
12:00, 2019-07-17

HIV outbreak in Pakistan after doctor ‘uses syringes out of bin’ - 900 kids sick A dad claimed he protested but was told by the doctor he 'couldn't afford to pay' for his son to have a new needle...
00:36, 2019-10-28

Asia Bibi arrives in Canada after leaving Pakistan Christian woman freed last year after spending eight years on death row for blasphemy Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who spent eight years on death row...
09:44, 2019-05-08

France returns stolen ancient artifacts to Pakistan France returned more than 400 stolen artifacts to the government of Pakistan on Tuesday, including ancient busts, vases, urns and goblets, some datin...
19:44, 2019-07-02

Pakistan v Afghanistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at HeadingleyHow they stand: the latest World Cup tableAnd you can email Tom here or tweet him here 9.49am B...
11:12, 2019-06-29

Prince William and Duchess Kate tour Pakistan Prince William and Duchess Kate of Cambridge are visiting Pakistan for their "most complex" foreign tour ever.        ...
21:12, 2019-10-14

Rights group: Pakistan shouldn’t execute mentally ill man MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — A rights group has urged the Pakistani government not to execute a prisoner with “clear symptoms of mental illness̶...
07:56, 2019-06-16

New Zealand v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at EdgbastonAustralia deliver hammer blow to England’s hopesAnd feel free to email rob.smyth@theguardian.com...
10:44, 2019-06-26

Armed militants storm luxury hotel in Pakistan Gunfire heard at Pearl Continental hotel in Gwadar, in restive Balochistan provinceAt least three armed militants have stormed a luxury hotel in Paki...
17:08, 2019-05-11

Pakistan arrests suspect in 2008 Mumbai attacks Pakistan has arrested a radical cleric who is accused of being involved in the deadly 2008 terrorist attacks in Mumbai, India....
21:12, 2019-07-17

Shoddy homes worsen Pakistan earthquake damage Shoddy building construction, old housing and lax oversight leave Pakistan especially vulnerable to deadly earthquakes, experts in disasters and arch...
15:04, 2019-09-26

Pakistan arrests second Pashtun lawmaker over attack on army PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani provincial spokesman says authorities have arrested the second lawmaker behind an alleged attack a military pos...
12:48, 2019-05-30

Pakistan army chief approves sentences for 3 for espionage ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s military says the country’s army chief has approved death sentences for a retired brigadier general and a pri...
16:44, 2019-05-30

10 killed in suicide bombing outside sacred shrine in Pakistan LAHORE, Pakistan — A suicide bomber attacked security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday, k...
10:36, 2019-05-08

Moeen Ali injury could see Joe Denly bowl for England against Pakistan • England coach Trevor Bayliss says Moeen rested as a precaution• Bayliss says Jofra Archer is ‘very skilful … he’s fitted in well’Three weeks out fr...
19:24, 2019-05-07

Iran gas pipeline deal with Pakistan hampered by US sanctions Pakistan has backed out of a joint gas pipeline deal with Iran due to the threat of US sanctions. Pakistan could face a heavy financial penalty, as i...
17:56, 2019-05-20

Pakistan to create 1,000 courts to tackle violence against women Chief justice says in televised speech that abuse survivors will be able to ‘speak their heart without any fear’Pakistan is to set up more than 1,000...
03:28, 2019-06-20

Test cricket returns to Pakistan for first time in ten years Test cricket returned to Pakistan for the first time since a deadly terrorist attack on the Sri Lankan cricket team in Lahore in 2009. Rain meant the...
18:12, 2019-12-15

Pakistan official: At least 7 hurt in blast at Quetta mosque QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani police official says an explosion at a mosque in restive Baluchistan province’s capital of Quetta wounded a...
11:40, 2019-05-24

Warner hits century as Australia beat Pakistan "David Warner scored his first century since returning from a ban as holders Australia ran out comfortable 41-run winners over Pakistan in the World ...
20:08, 2019-06-12

Pakistan: outrage over death sentence for 'blasphemous' lecturer Amnesty calls verdict in Junaid Hafeez’s trial a ‘vile and gross miscarriage of justice’A Pakistani university lecturer has been sentenced to death f...
18:36, 2019-12-21

Iran’s foreign minister in Pakistan amid tensions with US ISLAMABAD (AP) — Iran’s foreign minister is in Pakistan on a critically timed visit amid a crisis between Tehran and Washington and ahead of ne...
08:52, 2019-05-24

‘Iran will see the end of Trump,’ foreign minister says during Pakistan visit The purpose of Zarif’s visit to Pakistan, where he held talks with his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mehmood Qureshi and also Prime Minister Imran Khan,...
01:04, 2019-05-25

Pakistan arrests 6 for collecting funds for militant groups MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police say six people have been arrested for allegedly collecting funds for two outlawed militant organizations. Mu...
10:00, 2019-05-25

Kashmir: Pakistan's Khan warns of 'genocide of Muslims' Tens of thousands of people have rallied across Pakistan in opposition to New Delhi's crackdown in Indian-ruled Kashmir. Pakistani Prime Minister Imr...
13:12, 2019-08-30

Pakistan appoints IMF economist to head central bank ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s Finance Ministry has appointed an IMF economist to head its central bank amid ongoing talks with the international ...
08:48, 2019-05-05

Hindus fear for their lives after Pakistan blasphemy riots Communal riots have erupted in Ghotki, a southern Pakistani town, after a charged mob attacked a school due to blasphemy accusations against its Hind...
16:40, 2019-09-16

Will democracy take hold in Pakistan's restive tribal areas? The first-ever democratic election is being held in the restive Pakistani tribal region on the border with Afghanistan. Will democracy help stabilize...
16:44, 2019-07-19

Has China-Pakistan Economic Corridor lived up to the hype? The China-Pakistan Economic Corridor has been touted as a "game changer" for Pakistan's economy. Four years since launch, its implementation faces se...
17:20, 2019-09-30

Pakistan protests: The right-wing challenge to PM Imran Khan Anti-government demonstrators are gathering in Islamabad to force Prime Minister Imran Khan to step down. But the Islamist leanings of protest organi...
16:12, 2019-10-31

Pakistan PM to accuse Modi of complicity in Kashmir 'terrorism' Imran Khan will use UN address to highlight alleged atrocities carried out by Indian armyPakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, is to follow a speech...
10:00, 2019-09-18

Kashmir: Is Pakistan planning to take direct control over its part? Kashmiri nationalists have slammed reports that Islamabad is planning to take direct control of Pakistan-administered Kashmir. It comes months after ...
16:32, 2019-12-30

3 people killed as 2 trains collide in southern Pakistan KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani railroad official says a passenger train has collided with a freight train in the southern city of Hyderabad, ki...
17:56, 2019-06-20

Pakistan says it has test-fired nuclear-capable missile ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s military says it has successfully test-fired a long-range ballistic missile capable of carrying a nuclear warhead. ...
10:12, 2019-05-23

A Tekken Legend's Visit To Pakistan Is Met With Both Cheers And Drama Over the last year, Pakistan’s fighting game community has risen from relative obscurity to a place of prominence thanks to a handful of its players ...
02:16, 2019-12-04

How do you sign chicken and chips? Pakistan's cafe run by and for the deaf Menus in sign language and jobs for the hearing impaired are challenging discrimination against those with disabilitiesIt’s not just the bright yello...
08:48, 2019-12-29

Why Afghanistan is skeptical of Donald Trump's Pakistan outreach US President Donald Trump discussed the Afghan conflict with Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday at the White House. Both the Trump-Khan me...
17:00, 2019-07-23

Pakistan's former President Zardari arrested for money laundering Former President Asif Ali Zardari has been arrested in connection with a high-profile money laundering case. Zardari's opposition party, the Pakistan...
16:20, 2019-06-10

Pakistan PM condemns insurgent attack against luxury hotel Five confirmed dead after assault on Pearl Continental hotel in Gwadar on SaturdayAn insurgent attack at a luxury hotel on Pakistan’s south-west coas...
18:48, 2019-05-12

Pakistan’s police arrest father for killing transgender son PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani police have arrested a man for murdering his own transgender son, in the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Officer ...
15:08, 2019-06-30

Pakistan upholds death for 3, acquits 2 in couple’s killing LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani court has upheld death sentences for three Muslims but acquitted two others in the 2014 mob killing of a Christia...
14:44, 2019-05-16

Afghan leaders begin peace summit in Pakistan ISLAMABAD (AP) — Dozens of Afghan political leaders are holding a peace conference in neighboring Pakistan to pave the way for further Afghan-to-Afgh...
10:28, 2019-06-22

Pakistan asks UN Security Council to meet over Kashmir Pakistan has requested that the UN Security Council meet over India abolishing Kashmir's special autonomous status. Tensions have escalated in the re...
04:16, 2019-08-14

Indian PM Modi under fire for comments on Pakistan airstrike NEW DELHI (AP) — Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi has been skewered by the opposition for going ahead with an airstrike in Pakistan on the mistake...
15:08, 2019-05-13

Every Fabulous Look From Kate Middleton's Royal Tour of Pakistan Kate Middleton is serving looks during her and Prince William's five-day tour of Pakistan. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge officially kicked off th...
03:44, 2019-10-16

Pakistan grapples with drug-resistant typhoid outbreak Early this year Muhammad Haider Sajjad, a thin bespectacled boy of 15, was hospitalized in Karachi, Pakistan's commercial capital....
12:36, 2019-11-22

The Latest: Helicopter saves 6 climbers in Pakistan’s north ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Latest on a climbing expedition’s rescue in Pakistan after being hit by an avalanche (all times local): 3:30 p.m. A Pakist...
13:12, 2019-06-18

Transgender woman from Pakistan finds peace in Germany Seven years ago Lilith came from Pakistan to Germany. Now, she has found peace within herself and a calling helping trans refugees in her new home. D...
09:48, 2019-09-28

Pakistan arrests 3 suspects in 2 raids on militant hideouts MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan’s provincial counter-terrorism department says security forces have arrested three suspected militants in two ...
07:20, 2019-05-27

Pakistan’s former president questioned in anti-graft probe ISLAMABAD (AP) — A Pakistani court has handed over the country’s former president to a national anti-graft body for questions regarding a multi...
13:04, 2019-06-11

Earthquake rattles Afghanistan, Pakistan and Indian Kashmir An earthquake shook some buildings in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Kashmir state in India on Friday, witnesses said....
16:04, 2019-12-20

England’s Pakistan defeat was no car crash for us, says Chris Woakes • England all-rounder plays down defeat at Trent Bridge• Roy and Archer docked 15% of match feesChris Woakes insisted England did not suffer a car cr...
22:24, 2019-06-04

Pakistan: Smog poses threat to tens of thousands Rights groups called on Lahore to take "urgent action" to prevent a thick smog further engulfing the city of more than 10 million people. Authorities...
15:20, 2019-11-22

Pakistan’s PM calls Indian counterpart on election victory ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s prime minister has spoken to his Indian counterpart, Narendra Modi, congratulating him on his party’s winning...
15:32, 2019-05-26

Former dictator Pervez Musharraf sentenced to death in Pakistan Pervez Musharraf, who seized power in a 1999 coup and later ruled as president until 2008, is out of the country and did not comment...
17:04, 2019-12-17

Pakistan v Bangladesh: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Cricket World Cup updates from the match at Lord’sEngland qualify for the semi-finals – The Spin podcastAnd you can email your thoughts to Rob 10.06a...
11:20, 2019-07-05

Pakistan’s top court rejects bail extension for ex-PM Sharif ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s top court has rejected a plea from former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif for an extension of his bail so that he could...
10:44, 2019-05-03

Pakistan says Indian fire kills 2 civilians in Kashmir ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s military says Indian troops fired across a cease-fire line in the disputed Kashmir region, killing a woman and a 12...
17:28, 2019-05-05

To Calm Nervous Families, Pakistan Changes Polio Vaccination Tactics Paralysis cases spiked after a vaccination drive was derailed by false rumors that dozens of children had collapsed and died....
11:28, 2019-05-24

Pakistan: Train fire kills dozens after cooking accident An exploding gas cooker has caused a massive fire that ripped through three carriages on board a speeding train in Pakistan. Passengers were reported...
07:40, 2019-10-31

Pakistan: Deadly bomb blast at Sufi shrine in Lahore Police say a bomb targeting security forces guarding a Sufi shrine has detonated in the city of Lahore. State media report that at least three people...
06:52, 2019-05-08

Pakistan sentences Pervez Musharraf to death for high treason Former ruler, who no longer lives in country, was tried for imposing state of emergency in 2007Pakistan’s anti-terrorism court has sentenced the coun...
09:20, 2019-12-17

Pakistan avoids FATF 'black list,' gets stern warning A global money-laundering watchdog has decided not to place Pakistan in its "black list," for now. Islamabad has been given four months to prove it i...
13:12, 2019-10-18

Bomb attack kills soldier on patrol in northwest Pakistan PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — The Pakistani military says one of its soldiers has been killed by a gun and bomb attack during a patrol in a northwestern ...
15:16, 2019-06-01

Former Pakistan leader Pervez Musharraf sentenced to death for treason Former military leader General Pervez Musharraf has been sentenced to death for high treason at a special hearing in Islamabad....
12:40, 2019-12-17

Pakistan blasphemy death sentence ‘travesty of justice’, say UN experts Independent UN human rights experts condemned on Friday the death sentence of a university lecturer charged with blasphemy in Pakistan, calling the r...
17:04, 2019-12-27

Pakistan arrests alleged mastermind of 2008 Mumbai attacks Arrest of Hafiz Saeed comes days before Pakistan’s prime minister, Imran Khan, visits WashingtonAuthorities in Pakistan have arrested Hafiz Saeed, th...
14:12, 2019-07-17

An H.I.V. Outbreak Puts Spotlight on Pakistan’s Health Care System After the reuse of syringes infected hundreds of children in a small city, health workers say the entire system needs to be revamped....
11:32, 2019-10-30

Pakistan removes Indian ambassador as Kashmir dispute escalates Neighbours China and Pakistan, which both claim parts of Kashmir, have voiced fierce opposition to India's removal of a constitutional provision that...
23:52, 2019-08-07

England to bring Jason Roy and Moeen Ali back into squad for ODI against Pakistan England are likely to welcome back Jason Roy and Moeen Ali to their team for Saturday's ODI against Pakistan at the Ageas Bowl....
16:52, 2019-05-10

Pakistan begins issuing health cards for trans people Pakistan — a conservative, majority Muslim nation — officially recognized transgender as a third gender in 2012....
16:28, 2019-12-31

Father arrested on suspicion of killing his transgender child in Pakistan A father has been arrested in Pakistan on suspicion of the murder of his transgender child....
15:28, 2019-06-30

Mitchell Starc sinks Pakistan’s pursuit of Australia after Warner ton • Australia 307; Pakistan 266• Successful review against Wahab Riaz sets up 41-run win• Full scorecard from TauntonDavid Warner scored his first cent...
20:00, 2019-06-12

England’s Mark Wood looks to make World Cup claim against Pakistan • Fast bowler has not played since West Indies winter tour • Wood: ‘It looks like one bowler will miss out for World Cup’Trent Bridge has been a tort...
19:16, 2019-05-16

William urges UK and Pakistan to work to meet challenges they face together The Duke of Cambridge today urged Britain and Pakistan to work to meet the challenges they face together....
17:52, 2019-10-15

Prince William follows in mother Princess Diana's footsteps in Pakistan Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate on Thursday joined locals in a cricket match in the Pakistani city of Lahore before a trip to a cancer hos...
13:44, 2019-10-17

Legendary Pakistan leg spinner Abdul Qadir dies aged 63 • Bowler passes away following cardiac arrest• Spinner took 236 Test wicketsThe legendary Pakistan leg spinner Abdul Qadir has died after a cardiac a...
20:00, 2019-09-06

'Extreme fear and self-censorship': media freedom under threat in Pakistan Journalists face blanked-out articles, pulled funding and channel shutdown if they dare to criticise the state For almost five years, Talat Hussain, ...
07:56, 2019-11-05

Stranded in Pakistan: why did the Home Office deny a baby a visa? Nina Saleh, a British resident for 20 years, travelled to Pakistan to adopt a baby and was then repeatedly denied a visa, leaving her trapped abroad ...
10:28, 2019-07-22

Fire on moving train kills 65 passengers in central Pakistan MULTAN, Pakistan — A massive fire caused by a cooking gas stove erupted on Thursday on a train traveling in Pakistan’s eastern Punjab province,...
08:00, 2019-10-31

British Airways London to Pakistan flights resume after more than 10 years British Airways will resume flights to Pakistan today, more than a decade after the route was suspended following a hotel bombing....
14:20, 2019-06-02

Pakistan: Pashtun group attacks security post, wounding 5 PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani military says supporters of a local, minority Pashtun group attacked a security post in the country’s north...
14:12, 2019-05-26

Pakistan military plane crash kills 17 in Rawalpindi suburb Plane came down in poor district creating ‘huge explosion’ and fireball in the middle of the nightSeventeen people were killed when a small military ...
10:32, 2019-07-30

Girl buried under Pakistan avalanche for 18 hours is found alive A 12-year-old girl was found alive on Wednesday after being buried for 18 hours when an avalanche in Pakistan-controlled Kashmir engulfed the family ...
16:32, 2020-01-15