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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...

At least 67 killed by avalanches in Pakistan, India: government officials

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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...
11:52, 2020-01-14

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

'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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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 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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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: 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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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’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

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

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

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 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

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

Pakistan’s army denies ‘state agencies’ killed activist ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s army has condemned the killing of an outspoken critic of the country’s political and military leaders, saying...
18:08, 2019-06-18

Former Miss Pakistan World Zanib Naveed killed in car crash A Rockland County beauty queen — crowned Miss Pakistan World in 2012 — was killed over the weekend when her car hit a curb and overturned...
04:00, 2019-12-05

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

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

5 civilians, 4 insurgents killed in attack on luxury hotel in southwest Pakistan: official A Pakistani regional police chief increased Sunday the death toll from an attack on a luxury hotel to five people, which he said did not include four...
13:36, 2019-05-12

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

73 people were killed after a moving train in Pakistan caught fire because passengers were cooking with gas stoves Youtube/Pak Rail Tech 73 people have died and a further were 47 injured after a train in Pakistan caught fire on Thursday. The Minister for Railways,...
13:16, 2019-10-31

Pakistan mosque attack: At least 13 people killed in explosion including senior police officer A bomb attack on a mosque in Pakistan has killed at least 13 people, including a senior police officer....
17:56, 2020-01-10

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 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

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 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

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

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

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

Several killed as boat capsizes in India Dozens more are still missing as rescue teams frantically search for survivors in the Godavari river in eastern India. The boat was carrying more tha...
19:40, 2019-09-15

Pakistan earthquake death toll: 25 killed with hundreds injured as houses collapse and roads split open At least 25 people have been killed after an earthquake hit the Pakistani area of Kashmir, officials have said....
10:32, 2019-09-25

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

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

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

At least 31 children in India killed by toxin in lychees Dozens of children have died from acute encephalitis in the past 10 days, say health officialsAt least 31 children have died in northern India in the...
06:48, 2019-06-13

Nine Killed in Plane Crash in Hawaii, Officials Say The plane was carrying passengers on a skydiving trip when it crashed around 6:30 p.m. on Friday while taking off, the authorities said....
21:28, 2019-06-22

Officials ID Man Killed During Storms In Allen County SCOTTSVILLE, Ky. (WNKY) – Officials have identified a man killed Friday in Allen County when a tree fell on his pickup truck during strong storms. WN...
17:28, 2019-06-23

Doctor killed 25 patients, officials say. Can they prove it? COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Experts say prosecutors face a legal hurdle as they pursue 25 murder charges against an Ohio doctor accused of ordering but not...
00:36, 2019-06-07

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

20 killed as bus falls into deep gorge in northern India NEW DELHI (AP) — Police say a bus has fallen into a deep gorge on a mountainous road in northern India, killing at least 20 people. Police officer Sh...
15:56, 2019-06-20

India bus crash: At least 44 killed as vehicle plunges into gorge At least 44 people have been killed and 35 were injured when a bus plunged off a road in India....
03:32, 2019-06-21

India brings down bodies of seven climbers killed in avalanche Indian authorities on Wednesday airlifted the bodies of seven climbers killed in an avalanche near the country's second highest mountain in May to th...
12:44, 2019-07-03

Six charged in carnival ride tragedy that killed 2 in India Six Indian amusement park staffers have been charged in the deaths of two people who were on a pendulum-style ride when it snapped mid-swing and cras...
22:00, 2019-07-15

India: Several killed in building collapse after monsoon rains Monsoon rains caused a building to collapse in northern India, while 24 were swept away in Pakistan-administered Kashmir. The extreme weather has kil...
14:52, 2019-07-15

39 killed by lightning amid storms in eastern India Millions of people have been hit by floods, their homes and crops devastated by surging waters in the worst-hit Bihar and Assam states....
20:12, 2019-07-24

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

Pakistani officials: 4 soldiers killed in 2 attacks in north PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani security officials say suspected militants have launched two separate gun attacks on security convoys in the coun...
19:56, 2019-05-06

Libyan officials say 200 people have been killed in recent fighting Khalifa Haftar’s bid to topple UN-recognised government has displaced 50,000 peopleNearly 200 people have been killed and more than 1,000 injured in ...
20:48, 2019-05-05

Afghan officials: 3 bomb blasts in capital, 1 killed KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan officials say there have been three explosions in the capital, Kabul, including a sticky bomb attached to a bus carr...
07:40, 2019-06-02

12 killed, more than 150 wounded by car bomb in central Afghanistan: Officials Taliban spokesman Zabihullah Mujahed claimed responsibility for the suicide attack saying the target was the intelligence service’s compound in Ghazn...
05:12, 2019-07-08

9 killed in small plane crash in Hawaii: officials HONOLULU — Nine people on board a twin engine aircraft died Friday night in a crash on Oahu’s North Shore, officials said. There were no surviv...
12:48, 2019-06-22

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

Man killed by razor-wielding rooster at India cock fight A man died after being slashed by a razor attached to a rooster during a cock fight in India, a report said Sunday. The victim, 55-year-old Saripalli...
03:00, 2020-01-20

India bus crash: Twenty nine killed after bus plunges off motorway bridge At least 29 people have been killed after a bus smashed through a motorway bridge and plunged off the road in northern India....
10:12, 2019-07-08

Dozens killed by brutal lightning storm in northern India As many as 33 people have been killed by lightning during a vicious thunderstorm that lashed the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, according to re...
18:04, 2019-07-23

Kashmir civilian killed, many injured in anti-India clashes SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Police and residents say two gunbattles between Indian troops and Kashmiri rebels have triggered a new round of anti-India pro...
17:52, 2019-05-29

13 people killed after wall collapses from heavy rains in India Reuters A wall collapsed in India's financial capital of Mumbai on Tuesday, killing at least 13 people as a second straight day of heavy rain disr...
12:36, 2019-07-02

Over 100 killed, millions displaced from floods in India, Nepal and Bangladesh Floods have forced more than four million people from their homes across India, Nepal and Bangladesh and killed more than 100 people as torrential ra...
19:12, 2019-07-15

22 killed after minibus, truck collide on Egyptian highway: officials Egypt has a history of serious bus and car crashes because of speeding, careless driving, poor road conditions and poor enforcement of traffic laws....
19:28, 2019-12-28

Iraqi TV, officials: Iran’s Gen. Soleimani killed in Baghdad strike The strike also killed Abu Mahdi al-Muhandis, the deputy commander of Iran-backed militias known as the Popular Mobilization Forces, or PMF, the offi...
03:12, 2020-01-03

16-year-old Pikangikum First Nation evacuee killed in car crash: officials The chief of Pikangikum First Nation says the teen girl was one of more than 2,000 community members forced from their homes by a nearby forest fire....
00:04, 2019-06-13

26 members of Afghan security forces killed by Taliban, officials say The Taliban unleashed a new wave of attacks in northern Afghanistan, targeting members of the country’s security forces and killing at least 26, loca...
13:36, 2020-01-01

Rhino Poacher Killed by Elephant and Eaten by Lions, Officials Say Officials at Kruger National Park in South Africa said only a skull and a pair of pants were recovered....
21:04, 2019-04-11

State game officials search for whoever killed black bear PAYSON, Ariz. (AP) — State game officials say someone illegally killed a black bear near Payson and left the animal to waste. The Arizona Game and Fi...
16:12, 2019-11-28

13 killed by car bomb in Syria-Turkey border town: officials Turkey's defence ministry said about 20 others were wounded when the bomb exploded in central Tal Abyad, which was captured last month by Turkey-back...
17:40, 2019-11-02

Maryland officials: Inmate killed in prison-yard altercation CUMBERLAND, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a Maryland inmate is dead after violence involving a cluster of criminals on a prison exercise yard. Maryland ...
20:20, 2019-06-09

Dehli fire: At least 43 killed after huge blaze rips through India factory Indian officials have said at least 43 people have been killed in a huge factory fire in the country's capital New Dehli...
07:24, 2019-12-08

27 killed as monsoon rains collapse walls in India’s financial capital MUMBAI, India — Heavy monsoon rains in western India caused at least three walls to collapse onto huts and city shanties, killing at least 27 people ...
11:52, 2019-07-02

Protesters killed as India's Modi meets lawmakers over citizenship bill India's Prime Minister called a meeting with ministers to assess the ongoing protests over a controversial citizenship bill. So far at least 14 peopl...
10:36, 2019-12-21

Over 100 children killed in India's encephalitis outbreak as protesters call for action An encephalitis outbreak has killed over 100 children in eastern India since June, officials say, with more than 430 others requiring hospitalization...
17:12, 2019-06-18

16 photos that show the raw intensity of India's heaviest monsoon in 25 years that's killed over 1,600 people so far SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP/Getty Images This year's monsoon in India brought the heaviest rainfall the region has seen in around a quarter of a decade. Norma...
20:52, 2019-10-03

6 people have been killed in India after violent clashes across the country over a new law that critics say is anti-Muslim YouTube / Global News A recently passed act in India, the Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA), has caused violent protests to erupt all over the country....
18:08, 2019-12-16

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

Iraq: several killed as anti-government protests persist The civil unrest has endured for a second day across the country. Protesters were venting their fury at Prime Minister Adel Abdul-Mahdi's government,...
23:48, 2019-10-02

500 Vultures Killed in Botswana by Poachers’ Poison, Government Says As scavengers, vultures can help rangers locate poachers by their presence in the air over freshly killed animals, such as elephants....
21:08, 2019-06-21

Iraq: Many killed in renewed anti-government protests Anti-government protesters took to the streets after authorities lifted a two-day round-the-clock curfew. Dozens of people have been killed after fou...
17:40, 2019-10-05

More Afghan civilians killed by government and Nato than Taliban UN figures for first half of 2019 blame 717 deaths on pro-Kabul forces and 531 on militantsMore Afghan civilians were killed by Afghan and Nato force...
10:32, 2019-07-30

Iraqi protester killed in clash for control over strategic Baghdad bridge: officials Protesters retook control of half of Ahrar Bridge, which leads to the other side of the Tigris River near the heavily fortified Green Zone, the seat ...
20:16, 2019-11-17

Teacher killed in Mexico school shooting after pupil opens fire, officials say Two people are reported to have been killed in a shooting at a private school in Mexico after a pupil opened fire on his classmates and teacher....
18:24, 2020-01-10

At least 25 soldiers killed in Houthi missile strike on army camp: Yemen officials The combat signalled a major escalation in the capital’s eastern suburbs after months of relative quiet....
23:28, 2020-01-18

Virginia Beach officials ID shooter who killed 12 at city building as Dewayne Craddock, say they’ll name him only once VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Virginia Beach officials ID shooter who killed 12 at city building as Dewayne Craddock, say they’ll name him only on...
15:16, 2019-06-01

Oregon officials enlist public’s help in finding who killed protected bald eagle A protected bald eagle was gunned down in Oregon earlier this month — and officials are offering a $2,500 reward for help identifying whoever i...
16:56, 2019-11-18

Cyclone Bulbul path latest: At least six killed as deadly storm hits India and Bangladesh At least six people have been killed in Bangladesh a strong cyclone slammed into the Bay of Bengal....
12:00, 2019-11-10

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

Iraq: Dozens killed as anti-government protests continue Demonstrators continued to vent their anger across Iraq, despite Prime Minister Adel Abdel-Mahdi's assurances of reform. Citizens took to the streets...
23:44, 2019-10-25

42 killed as anti-government protests in Iraq erupt into violence The latest eruption of anti-government anger followed a nearly three-week hiatus to leaderless, spontaneous revolts which were violently quelled earl...
14:56, 2019-10-26

53 soldiers, 1 civilian killed in attack on Malian military, government says Friday's violence occurred a month after 41 soldiers were killed and 20 others went missing during two attacks on Malian soldiers taking part in a re...
14:40, 2019-11-02

Teacher killed in Mexico school shooting after 11-year-old pupil opens fire, officials say Two people are reported to have been killed in a shooting at a private school in Mexico after a pupil opened fire on his classmates and teacher....
19:04, 2020-01-10

Officials say 10 Kenyan police officers are killed when vehicle strikes explosives near Somali border NAIROBI, Kenya (AP) — Officials say 10 Kenyan police officers are killed when vehicle strikes explosives near Somali border....
13:48, 2019-06-15

Brazilian officials report 42 people have been killed at a northern prison a day after 15 deaths during an inmate riot RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Brazilian officials report 42 people have been killed at a northern prison a day after 15 deaths during an inmate riot....
00:32, 2019-05-28

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

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

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

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

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

Arizona officials killed 3 mountain lions that were found feeding on human remains near a popular hiking trail National Park Service via AP The Arizona Game and Fish Department killed three mountain lions after officials discovered that the animals were feedin...
16:32, 2020-01-02

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

24 people have been killed by terrorists who went through government 'deradicalization' programs, showing why these efforts are crucially flawed Associated Press Three of the UK's most recent terror attacks were conducted by people who were on "deradicalization" programs. Deradicalization is a...
10:48, 2019-12-07

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

3 Mexican nationals were killed and 6 were wounded in the El Paso shooting, Mexican officials say Mark Lambie/The El Paso Times via Associated Press Three Mexicans were killed in Saturday's shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, Mexico's presid...
09:32, 2019-08-04

20 people killed, 26 injured injured in a mass shooting at an El Paso Walmart, Texas officials say Joel Angel Juarez/AFP/Getty Images A mass shooting killed 20 people and injured more than two dozen others at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, Gov. Greg...
09:32, 2019-08-04

National security officials say Trump revealed secret US tactics by describing the raid that killed ISIS leader al-Baghdadi, possibly compromising future operations Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images US President Donald Trump, in a press briefing Sunday, reveled in describing the top-secret US operation in northern Syr...
13:40, 2019-10-28

Iran earthquake: At least 5 killed and 300 injured as powerful 5.9 magnitude tremor as officials warn of 'widespread disaster' At least five people have been killed and 300 more were injured as a powerful earthquake struck north-western Iran....
07:48, 2019-11-08

Iran earthquake: At least 5 killed and 120 injured as powerful 5.9 magnitude tremor as officials warn of 'widespread disaster' At least five people have been killed and 120 more were injured as a powerful earthquake struck north-western Iran....
06:04, 2019-11-08

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

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

Britons killed in Sri Lanka Easter Sunday bombings unlawfully killed, coroner rules Six Britons who died in bombings in Sri Lanka on Easter Sunday were unlawfully killed, a coroner has ruled....
14:00, 2019-11-19

13-year-old killed, 4 other US citizens killed in shooting in Mexico Google Maps MONTERREY, Mexico (AP) - Mexican authorities continued searching Monday for the gunmen responsible for an attack on a sparsely traveled s...
22:28, 2020-01-06

'Mourners killed' as stampede erupts at funeral of Iranian general Qasem Soleimani killed in air strike A stampede has erupted at the funeral procession of Iranian general killed in a US air strike, killing some mourners, Iran state TV said....
10:40, 2020-01-07

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

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

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

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: 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 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: 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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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’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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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’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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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’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

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’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

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

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

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

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

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 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'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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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: 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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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 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

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

‘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 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’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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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 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

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

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

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

West Indies v Pakistan: Cricket World Cup 2019 – live! Live updates from Trent Bridge, 10.30am (BST) start Pakistan World Cup guide | West Indies guideCricket World Cup – the latest standingsFeel free to ...
10:56, 2019-05-31

Fresh IMF deal a 'political blow' to Pakistan PM Imran Khan Pakistan has secured a multibillion-dollar bailout package from the IMF in a desperate attempt to get out of a crippling economic situation. But the ...
17:04, 2019-05-13

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 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

Steve Smith fired up by first Test failure and Pakistan's send-off Yasir Shah’s celebration motivates AustralianTwo sides meet again in second Test on FridayA year out made Steve Smith run-hungry, but a cheap out and...
07:12, 2019-11-26

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

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

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 'no match' for Kohli's team, Indian media boast "\u0027No Match\u0027 crowed the front page of an Indian newspaper on Monday as local media celebrated the national cricket team\u0027s one-sided Wor...
15:36, 2019-06-17

James Pattinson to miss first Test against Pakistan after conduct breach Victorian found guilty of a slur against Queensland player‘James understands he’s let himself down,’ said Tim PaineJames Pattinson will miss the firs...
04:48, 2019-11-17

French ex-PM Balladur to face trial over Pakistan arms deal A French court has ordered former French Prime Minister Edouard Balladur to stand trial over the so-called "Karachi affair." The scandal relates to a...
19:48, 2019-10-01

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

Pakistan 'honor killing:' Qandeel Baloch's brother gets 25 years Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch's murder by her brother sparked a nationwide debate over so-called "honor killings." Three years later, he...
10:56, 2019-09-27

Pakistan: Qandeel Baloch honor killing brother gets 25 years Pakistani social media star Qandeel Baloch's murder by her brother sparked a nationwide debate over honor killings. Three years later her brother has...
10:04, 2019-09-27

Pakistan busts prostitution ring that sent young women to China PAKISTAN – Pakistani authorities have arrested 12 suspected members of prostitution ring taking young Pakistani women to China, part of a growi...
20:40, 2019-05-06

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 beat New Zealand to increase World Cup pressure on England • New Zealand 237-6; Pakistan 241-4; Pakistan win by six wickets• Babar Azam scores century in successful run chasePakistan are making a late surge i...
21:56, 2019-06-26

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

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

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

Naeem Mirza: A man fights for women's rights in patriarchal Pakistan Being a feminist in Pakistan is a difficult task, even more so for men who support women's rights. Naeem Mirza, a rights campaigner, has been at the ...
12:20, 2019-11-21

Jofra Archer lives up to the hype in England T20 victory over Pakistan Two key wickets, a dead-eye run out, and speeds in the nineties. If Jofra Archer's ODI debut in Dublin on Friday – but for one superb yorker – felt a...
21:44, 2019-05-05

MCC urges members to buy tickets for Pakistan-Bangladesh World Cup match • Only half of pavilion tickets sold for Friday’s group stage game• Empty seats ‘risk damaging the club’s global reputation’MCC members have received...
02:48, 2019-07-03

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

3 gunmen open fire at hotel in SW Pakistan, killing guard QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistani officials say three insurgents armed with rifles and grenades have attacked a hotel in the southwestern coastal tow...
18:28, 2019-05-11

Pakistan's 'Tyrion Lannister' longs to fight in battle of Winterfell As the north prepared for the battle of Winterfell, people in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi were surprised to see Tyrion Lannister serving flatbre...
18:28, 2019-04-29

Huge rallies kick off in Pakistan to oust PM Imran Khan Pakistani PM Khan faces a tough political challenge as an anti-government march to topple his government set off on Sunday. Khan's woes have been agg...
13:44, 2019-10-27

Afghan leader in Pakistan to talk ties, peace with Taliban ISLAMABAD (AP) — The Afghan president has arrived on his first visit to Pakistan, in an attempt to forge a fresh relationship with Prime Minister Imr...
08:36, 2019-06-27

Authorities tighten restrictions in Indian Kashmir after speech by Pakistan’s PM Authorities in Indian Kashmir tightened restrictions on people's movements on Saturday to prevent possible protests following a speech by Pakistani P...
15:52, 2019-09-28

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

Australia's Warner and Labuschagne smash centuries against Pakistan – as it happened Australia 302-1 after winning the toss and batting firstWarner 166, Labuschagne 126 12.38pm GMT Related: Labuschagne and Warner turn the screw for Au...
13:40, 2019-11-29

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

Pakistan official: Bomb at Quetta mosque kills one, wounds 15 QUETTA, Pakistan — A bomb exploded at a mosque on Friday in the Pakistani city of Quetta, the capital of restive Baluchistan province, killing the pr...
12:08, 2019-05-24

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

Ex-French PM Balladur to face trial over Pakistan arms deal A French court has ordered former French Prime Minister Edouard Balladur to stand trial over the so-called "Karachi affair." The scandal relates to a...
10:52, 2019-10-01

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

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: Imran Khan announces tax evasion amnesty scheme The prime minister is seeking to end Pakistan's rampant tax evasion as he secures a major IMF bailout. Only about two million tax returns are filed i...
10:12, 2019-06-10

Pakistan’s Asif Ali to join World Cup squad despite death of daughter • Batsman’s 19-month old daughter has died after cancer battle• Mohammed Amir and Wahab Riaz also included in 15-man groupAsif Ali intends to take hi...
17:28, 2019-05-20

Sarah Glenn handed first England call-up for tour of Pakistan Sarah Glenn has been called up for the first time by England for December's tour against Pakistan....
13:48, 2019-11-13

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 U.S.-wanted terror suspect in Mumbai attacks Pakistan has arrested a radical cleric and U.S.-wanted terror suspect implicated in the 2008 Mumbai attacks....
22:05, 2019-07-17

Australia beat Pakistan by innings and 48 runs in second Test – as it happened Australia secured easy victory and a 2-0 series win after Nathan Lyon starred on the fourth day 9.04am GMT Another innings victory for Australia. Ano...
10:20, 2019-12-02

William and Kate given friendship bracelets during visit to orphanage in Pakistan The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were given friendship bracelets on an unexpected second visit to an orphanage in Pakistan....
12:40, 2019-10-20

Pakistan court overrules Pervez Musharraf death sentence The higher court annulled Pervez Musharraf's death sentence, saying that the special tribunal that handed down the sentence was unconstitutional. The...
13:32, 2020-01-13

Pakistan sacks key member of economic team amid IMF talks ISLAMABAD (AP) — Senior Pakistani officials say the government has removed the head of the country’s central bank, a key member of a team curre...
10:52, 2019-05-04

Can Pakistan's Imran Khan mediate between Iran and Saudi Arabia? As Islamabad is becoming increasingly wary of an escalating conflict between Saudi Arabia and Iran, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has set out o...
15:28, 2019-10-13

Bollywood to depict Indian air strikes on Pakistan over Kashmir bombing Vivek Oberoi movie will tell ‘true story’ of reprisals after February attack in which 40 Indian troops were killedBollywood is to make a movie based ...
07:24, 2019-08-24

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

Pakistan to host Sri Lanka next month in first Test at home since 2009 Pakistan will play a Test at home for the first time in more than 10 years when Sri Lanka tour the country for a two-match series next month....
15:24, 2019-11-14

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

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's street cricketers bring game to life in Greece In a barren Athens parking lot, young Pakistanis get in position for a game of cricket. On one end of the dust-covered concrete is a trash can; on th...
12:12, 2019-07-04

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

After Soleimani killing, Iran's proxy war to impact Afghanistan and Pakistan While it's unlikely that Iran will directly attack the US over the killing of Qassem Soleimani, it could attempt to indirectly harm US interests in A...
15:48, 2020-01-07

Smith and Warner will not be jeered by Pakistan fans, says Sarfaraz Ahmed • Australian pair were heckled during World Cup loss to India• Marcus Stoinis injury gives Australia selection headacheIf Australia’s World Cup team ...
20:40, 2019-06-11