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Reuters 15 Mar 2017
Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday ordered that "blasphemous" content on social media...
Reuters 14 Mar 2017
Unknown gunmen killed a Sufi minority spiritual leader and his house help in northern Bangladesh on Monday, police said...
File photo: US drone strikes are extremely unpopular among many Pakistanis because they are seen as a violation of the country's sovereignty (AFP Photo/HO).
AFP 02 Mar 2017
A US drone on Thursday killed two men riding a motorbike in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, officials said, the...
AP 01 Mar 2017
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif opened a key economic summit Wednesday aimed at improving regional trade ties and...
A suicide blast killed 77 persons at the tomb of Sufi saint Syed Usman Marwandi, also known as the Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine, on Thursday evening in Sehwan Sharif, Pakistan's southern Sindh province, February 17, 2017 (Screenshot from Reuters video).
Reuters 17 Feb 2017
Wailing Sufi devotees thronged a blood-stained shrine in southern Pakistan on Friday, shouting at police a day after a...
Reuters 14 Feb 2017
Valentine's Day celebrations on Tuesday were banned by authorities in parts of Indonesia and Pakistan, home...
Security officials collect evidence as the death toll rises to 15 in a suicide bombing in Lahore
AFP 14 Feb 2017
Pakistanis Tuesday mourned the victims of a Taliban-claimed suicide bomb in Lahore, as the death toll rose to 15 and...
Reuters 05 Feb 2017
Dozens of people in Afghanistan and Pakistan were killed after heavy snow and avalanches hit over the weekend. In...
A boy walks past the demolished site of a compound of Osama bin Laden in Abbottabad May 2, 2012. Osama bin Laden was killed a year ago, on May 2, 2011, by a United States special operations military unit in a raid on his compound in Abbottabad (Mian Khursheed / Reuters).
Reuters 03 Feb 2017
Pakistan has denied identity cards to the family of Shakeel Afridi, the jailed doctor believed to have helped the CIA...
Student supporters of Islamic charity organization Jamaat-ud-Dawa (JuD), carry signs and chant slogans to condemn the house arrest of Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, chief of (JuD), during a protest demonstration in Karachi, Pakistan, January 31, 2017 (Akhtar Soomro / Reuters). 
Reuters 31 Jan 2017
Pakistani police confined Islamist leader Hafiz Saeed, the accused architect of the 2008 Mumbai attacks, to house...