In Pakistan Muslims built a market over a Christian cemetery, including shops, homes and toilets. (Dawn) Dawn reported: A cobbler began mending shoes by the edge of a Christian graveyard in Kot Addu in Muzaffargarh. Since he was making an … Continue reading ?
Afridi scores whirlwind 67 but Elliott's all-round efforts help the hosts win opening ODI by seven wickets.
Jundullah, a Sunni militant group with links to the Pakistani Taliban, claimed responsibility for the attack on the mosque in Shikarpur, Sindh province.
A powerful bomb ripped through a Shiite Muslim mosque in southern Pakistan on Friday, killing at least 49 worshipers and wounding dozens in the deadliest sectarian attack in months in the South Asian nation.
Also: Blasts at a mosque in Pakistan kill many people; China's education minister wants to ban Western values in college textbooks; and poet Rod McKuen dies.
Close to 300 Muslim students armed with iron bars and sticks attacked a Christian boys' school in northern Pakistan, reportedly in retaliation to French satirical newspaper Charlie Hebdo's controversial drawings of the Muslim prophet Muhammad. The attack left four Christians injured.
A bomb blast ripped through a mosque in Pakistan just as worshippers were gathering for Friday prayers, killing 35 people, officials said.
Hospitals are appealing to residents to donate blood for the wounded
Explosion took place immediately before Friday prayers were due to begin at Shia mosque in Shikarpur in Sindh province.
[guest post by Dana] Then: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg right after the Charlie Hedbo attacks: A few years ago, an extremist in Pakistan fought to have me sentenced to death because Facebook refused to ban content about Mohammed that offended him. We stood up for this because different voices — even if they’re sometimes offensive […]
We walked beside the now dusty wash that once contained the mighty but ever shifting Indus River, puzzling out the names of long-deceased members of royal dynasties now barely remembered. I was visiting the necropolis of Makli Hills with Yasmeen Lari, a conservation architect and herself a national treasure of Pakistan. Show More Summary
A legal battle is underway in Pakistan for the three young children of Shama and Shahzad Masih, the Christian couple who were burned alive by Muslim radicals in November.
Pakistan fast-bowler has been allowed by the governing body to play domestic cricket before his ban ends in Sept.
Yousaf al-Salafi, allegedly the head of the Islamic State (ISIS) in Pakistan, has reportedly confessed to receiving funds channeled through the U.S. for use in recruiting militants to fight in the Syrian civil war. According to Pakistan’s The Express Tribune, an affiliate of the International New York Times, Pakistani authorities said on Jan. Show More Summary
On Monday, Hafiz Muhammad Saeed, the founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba, the group that waged the deadly 2008 Mumbai attacks, inaugurated an ambulance service run by the group’s charity wing, Jamaat-ud-Dawa, in Karachi.
Cricket’s showpiece event, the World Cup, begins on Feb. 14, with 14 teams divided in two groups fighting for the trophy. India starts its campaign with a game against Pakistan at Adelaide on Feb. 15. The final will take place on March 29. India will play its league matches against Pakistan, South Africa, the UAE, the West Indies, Ireland and Zimbabwe.
Pakistan’s military said it killed 76 militants in two separate air strikes on Tuesday as part of a major offensive against the Taliban and other insurgents in a tribal region near the Afghan border. The first air strike took place ...
Pakistan Tuesday said it opposed a new nuclear deal signed between the US and India during a recent trip to New Delhi by President Barak Obama, saying it was detrimental to stability in South Asia. The US and India reached […]
For three days, Pakistan watched as President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi pledged closer cooperation on defense, economic and civilian nuclear issues, and Obama repeatedly endorsed India’s bid for a permanent United Nations Security Council seat.