- Bomb kills 1 outside mosque in southwest Pakistan Updated: Dec-05-13 8:59 am
- US envoy: Afghan president unchanged on troop deal Updated: Dec-05-13 7:52 am
- US stops shipping from Afghanistan during protests Updated: Dec-03-13 6:02 pm
- New Pakistani Taliban chief returns to lead group Updated: Dec-03-13 2:58 pm
- 5 new things about President Obama Updated: Dec-02-13 12:23 pm
- Militants kill 3 security troops in NW Pakistan Updated: Dec-01-13 1:17 am
- Pakistan PM in Kabul discusses Taliban Updated: Nov-30-13 10:34 am
- Pakistani activists accuse outed US spy of murder Updated: Nov-27-13 5:42 pm
- Pakistan breaks ground on big nuclear plant Updated: Nov-27-13 2:01 am
- Pakistan releases 3 senior Taliban prisoners Updated: Nov-26-13 12:37 pm
- Some in Pakistan threatened by Turkish TV invasion Updated: Nov-26-13 2:07 am
- Editorial: Re-energizing our nuclear missile capability Updated: Nov-21-13 4:48 pm
- Pakistanis stage long march to protest missing Updated: Nov-21-13 2:07 am
- Pakistan begins treason process against Musharraf Updated: Nov-18-13 10:37 am
- India, Pakistan agree: emotional Google ad a hit Updated: Nov-15-13 9:37 am
- UN: 21 nations take up polio 'emergency' Updated: Nov-13-13 9:28 am
- Senior militant leader shot dead in Islamabad Updated: Nov-11-13 12:50 pm
- Pakistani private schools ban Malala's book Updated: Nov-10-13 9:13 am
- India fears more militants as US quits Afghanistan Updated: Nov-09-13 6:22 am
- A blame-India movie wows Pakistanis but irks some Updated: Nov-09-13 2:01 am
- Cyr: Pakistan violence overshadows political progress Updated: Nov-08-13 3:18 pm
- Malala plotter chosen as Pakistani Taliban chief Updated: Nov-07-13 2:03 pm
- Iranian prosecutor killed in restive border region Updated: Nov-06-13 8:40 am
CHAMAN, Pakistan - Police say a bomb has exploded outside a mosque in southwest Pakistan, killing at least one person.
KABUL, Afghanistan - The U.S. special representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan said Thursday that Afghan President Hamid Karzai still refuses to sign a security deal with the United States until after next April's elections.
WASHINGTON - The United States said Tuesday it had stopped shipments of military equipment out of Afghanistan, citing the risk to truckers from protests along part of the route in neighboring Pakistan.
ISLAMABAD - The new leader of the Pakistani Taliban has returned to the country from Afghanistan to lead the militant group a month after the former chief was killed in a U.S. drone strike, Pakistani intelligence officials said Tuesday.
WASHINGTON - The man who lives at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave. is more than just another celebrity, or the famous face behind the government's troubled health care website. Here are five new things about President Barack Obama:
ISLAMABAD - Pakistani Intelligence officials say gunmen attacked a security convoy near a checkpoint in a tribal region close to the Afghan border, killing three soldiers and injuring two others.
KABUL, Afghanistan - Pakistan's prime minister said Saturday that the recent release of a senior Taliban leader shows he is committed to helping bring peace to Afghanistan.
ISLAMABAD - Rising anger over deadly drone attacks spurred a Pakistani political party Wednesday to reveal the secret identity of what it said was the top U.S. spy in the country. It demanded he be tried for murder, another blow to already jagged relations between the two nations.
KARACHI, Pakistan - Pakistan has broken ground on what will be the country's largest civil nuclear power plant, which is being built with help from China.
ISLAMABAD - The Pakistani government released three senior Taliban prisoners Tuesday in an attempt to jumpstart stuttering peace talks with the Afghan government, the latest in a wave of detainees freed to help negotiations, said Pakistani and Taliban officials.
KARACHI, Pakistan - Ottoman Turks never expanded their empire as far as today's Pakistan, but some here fear their descendants are now launching a cultural invasion - via popular soap operas that Pakistani artists and politicians say threaten the local TV industry and the country's conservative Islamic values.
When John Milton wrote, "They also serve who only stand and wait," the English poet meant it as a compliment to those who watch "o'er land and ocean without rest."
GADANI, Pakistan - Fifteen year-old Sammi Baluch has been walking for nearly a month through southern Pakistan's parched, mountainous landscape in the hope of finding her father, who disappeared four years ago after being taken by security forces.
ISLAMABAD - Pakistan's Supreme Court says the government has formally started the process to try former president and army chief Pervez Musharraf for treason.
MUMBAI, India - An emotional advertisement for Google's search engine has become a hit in India and Pakistan by surprisingly invoking a searing and traumatic period in the shared history of the South Asian archrivals. Officially debuting on television Friday, the commercial already has been viewed more than 1.6 million times on YouTube.
GENEVA - Some 21 nations in the Middle East and nearby regions have jointly made the eradication of polio an emergency priority and recognized that Pakistan is a key part of the problem, the World Health Organization said Wednesday.
ISLAMABAD - Gunmen killed a senior leader of one of the most feared militant groups fighting U.S. troops in Afghanistan when he stopped to buy fresh bread from a bakery on the outskirts of Pakistan's capital, members of the militant organization and an eyewitness said Monday.
ISLAMABAD - Pakistani education officials said Sunday that they have banned teenage activist Malala Yousafzai's book from private schools across the country, claiming it doesn't show enough respect for Islam and calling her a tool of the West.
SRINAGAR, India - India is bracing for more militancy in the battle-scarred region of Kashmir, believing that fighters now focused on resisting U.S.-led troops in Afghanistan will shift toward the Himalayan flashpoint with Pakistan.
ISLAMABAD - "Waar" seems ordinary enough as an action movie - Pakistani forces fighting terrorism, a James Bond-like character hunting an assassin, a woman ensnaring a patriot with her sexual wiles.
Last week's deadly U.S. drone strike on a notorious Taliban leader put Pakistan back in the headlines, reflecting the country's strategic importance. But global media emphasis on violence in Pakistan also overshadows progress in democractic politics.
DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan - The ruthless commander behind the attack on teenage activist Malala Yousafzai as well as a series of bombings and beheadings was chosen Thursday as the leader of the Pakistani Taliban, nearly a week after a U.S. drone strike killed the previous chief.
TEHRAN, Iran - Gunman ambushed and killed an Iranian state prosecutor Wednesday in a restive southeastern region near the Pakistani border, reports said, less than two weeks ago after militants killed 14 border guards and prisoners described as "rebels" were later hanged in apparent reprisal.