Pakistan

British 'prophet' faces Pakistan death sentence for blasphemy

One-Minute Read
Fri 24 Jan, AT 15:47

Mohammad Asghar, said to have history of mental illness, wrote letters claiming he is a prophet

Maulana Fazlullah: who is new Pakistan Taliban leader?

Profile
Thu 7 Nov, AT 16:01

Hopes for peace talks dashed as ruthless Taliban commander who ordered Malala hit takes charge

Christian fury as bombs kill 80 worshippers in Pakistan

One-Minute Read
Mon 23 Sep, AT 12:48

Attack comes as Pakistan government pursues talks with Taliban and releases their deputy leader

240 prisoners escape in Taliban midnight attack on Pakistan jail

One-Minute Read
Tue 30 Jul, AT 08:24

Taliban militants free hundreds of their comrades after copycat assault on prison in Dera Ismail Khan

Crispin Black

Pakistan's Nawaz Sharif is right to oppose Obama's drones

Tue 14 May, AT 11:39
Crispin Black

A recent survey suggests that 75% of Pakistanis dislike the USA and it's mainly because of drones

Blood, sweat and polls: guide to Pakistan's general election

Briefing
Thu 9 May, AT 15:28

Dozens have already died before polling stations open on Saturday. What’s at stake and who are the contenders?

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