I got you babe: Cher aims to free lonely, chained elephant in Pakistan

By Mehreen Zahra-Malik ISLAMABAD: The plight of a lonely elephant in a Pakista...

Pakistan mourns murdered singer in attack claimed by Taliban

Pakistani Muslim protesters shout slogans beside lighted oil lamp to pay tribute to Sufi mu...


Pakistan calls for aid for its millions of Afghan refugees

A corridor between Afghanistan-Pakistan security fences at the border post in Torkham, Paki...

Noted Pakistani Sufi singer shot dead in Karachi

Amjad Sabri (photo: Twitter)   By Mehreen Zahra-Malik ISLAMABAD: Motorcyc...

Afghanistan risks "new spiral in violence", UN official says

Afghan policemen arrive at the site of a suicide attack in Kabul Afghanistan June 20, 2016....

Afghan Taliban release some kidnapped bus passengers

File photo of Taliban insurgents. Reuters    Kandahar, Afghanistan: The...

Kidnappers snatch son of top provincial judge in Pakistan

Awais Ali Shah, the son of Sindh High Court Chief Justice Sajjad Ali Shah   ...

Former Pakistani Taliban chief’s brother among six to surrender to army

File photo of former Pakistani Taliban chief Hakimullah Mehsud. AFP By Jibran Ahme...

Taliban suicide bomber kills at least 14 in Afghan capital

Afghan security forces inspect the damage of a minibus that was hit by a suicide attacker a...

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Islamabad: A pregnant woman and her husband have been abducted and shot dead by relatives who d...

13 Islamic State fighters killed in east of Afghanistan

  Kabul: At least 13 loyalists of Islamic State group were killed in an ai...

Pregnant woman and husband gunned down in Pakistan honour killing

File photo of a protest against honour killing in Pakistan. REUTERS   Islama...

Afghan-Pakistan Torkham border reopens after deadly clashes

Jalalabad, Afghanistan: A major Afghan-Pakistan border crossing reopened on Sa...

Taliban use 'honey trap' boys to kill Afghan police

Afghan police commander Seddiqullah (L) with his subordinates at a checkpoint in Tarin Kot,...

Pakistan proves slippery target for Islamic State

File photo of a Pakistani flag on a mast as paramilitary Frontier Corps soldiers talk while...

After Taliban music ban, songbook teaches Afghan children to sing again

The American music teacher hopes that her bookcase help connect children with the...

Pakistan, spurned by US, considers offer of Jordanian F-16 jets

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is considering buying used F-16 fighter jets from Jordan, media...

Pakistan clerics issue fatwa against honour killings

Sunni Ittehad Council Logo found in Twitter   Lahore, Pakistan: An influenti...

Pakistan, Afghan soldiers clash at Khyber Pass border - officials

File photo of a Pakistani soldier at the Khyber Pass near the Pakistan-Afghanistan border. ...

Pakistani man held by Taliban for five years gets signed Man U jersey

File photo of Shahbaz Taseer   Islamabad: The son of a murdered Pakista...

Shed collapses during prayers in Pakistan mosque killing 5

Pakistani volunteers and worshippers clear the floor after a temporary metal roof, set up t...