Malala Yousafzai wins EU's Sakharov prize (VIDEO)
The young Pakistani human rights defender has had an amazing week, winning the EU's human rights prize and leaving Jon Stewart speechless with admiration.
Pakistan Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud says ready for 'serious talks' with government
Mehsud, who has a $5 million bounty on his head, gave a rare interview to the BBC earlier this month.
In Pakistan's Pashtun tribal belt, Taliban reject peace talks
The Pakistani Taliban, an umbrella group of factions operating independently from their Afghan Taliban allies, are fighting to set up an Islamic state in Pakistan but the government is trying to negotiate a peace settlement to end years of fighting.
Quake relief? Pakistan blocks aid agencies in parts of Baluchistan
Since a massive earthquake struck on Sept. 24, local relief efforts have been hampered by attacks from militants and separatist groups.
Pakistani Taliban vow to attack Malala again
The Pakistani Taliban on Monday said schoolgirl campaigner Malala Yousafzai had 'no courage' and vowed to attack her again if they got the chance.
Who are the Pakistani Taliban?
A multitude of militant groups in Pakistan shares at least one characteristic: uncompromising hostility to the West, particularly the US. Could the Pakistani Taliban be the next big threat?
At least 13 die as militants clash in Pakistan
A senior government official said clashes erupted when fighters from Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) attacked militant commander Maulvi Nabi Hanafi's house.
Who bombed Pakistan's Christians?
Bombs have killed more than 100 in Pakistan in little over a week, with scores more injured. The violence has reignited a quest to understand who is fighting whom in Pakistan — and why.
India points finger at Pakistan army in Kashmir clash
An Indian army commander said Wednesday that Pakistani troops might be involved in an ongoing gunbattle near the disputed border in Kashmir, just days after the prime ministers of both countries agreed to soothe tensions.
Who wins from India’s economic woes?
With the rupee’s slide, politicians, tourists and some businesses stand to profit.
Car bomb in Pakistan market kills more than 40
At least 43 people were killed and more than 100 wounded Sunday in a car bombing in a market in Peshawar, Pakistan.
Pakistan hit by another earthquake in same place, at least 22 dead
A 6.8 magnitude quake hit the same Pakistani province that saw hundreds killed by an earthquake four days prior.
Pakistan blocks 'un-Islamic' gay website queerpk.com
The queerpk.com site, set up to help members of Pakistan's LGBT community socialize and share experiences, was shut down on Wednesday.
Militants storm Indian bases in Kashmir, kill 9
Militants stormed a police station and army base in Kashmir, killing at least nine in an attack that could derail peace talks between India and Pakistan.
Pakistan: 7.7 quake kills at least 327 people
A 7.7 magnitude earthquake killed 327 people and injured hundreds more, as rescue workers dig through ruble to save those trapped under wreckage.
Pakistan quake kills at least 327 people, creates new island (PHOTOS)
A 7.7 magnitude earthquake killed at least 327 people and injured hundreds more, as rescue workers dug through rubble to save those trapped under wreckage.
Hundreds killed in huge Pakistan earthquake
Officials say more than 200 deaths have been confirmed in Awaran, southwest Pakistan, so far — and the toll is likely to rise.
Westgate terror: Britain's 'white widow' may have played role in assault
Samantha Lewthwaite, the widow of one of the men who carried out the 2005 London attacks, was already wanted in Kenya for her alleged role in a terror plot.
Heavy toll feared as big quake hits Pakistan
The 7.7-magnitude quake centered in Baluchistan province was felt as far as New Delhi and Dubai.
Pakistan: Protests erupt after twin suicide bomb attacks kill 81 at Peshawar church (VIDEO)
Twin suicide bombs killed at least 81 and wounded another 120, including women and children, as they were leaving a historic church in Peshawar, Pakistan, on Sunday.
Happy World Rhino Day!
There is only one joke as old as the rhinoceros.
Pakistan releases Afghan Taliban leader Mullah Baradar
Pakistan frees one of the founders of the Taliban.
Thank goodness it's Goat Week!
For obvious reasons.
Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahri calls for attacks inside United States
In a new video released to mark Sept. 11 anniversary, man who took over from Osama bin Laden wants to bleed America economically.
China's New Great Game
With big deals and money, Xi Jinping expands China’s sphere of influence into Central Asia.
Americans don't support war like they used to
Over the last decade, American support for military action has for the most part dwindled.
Pakistan to free senior Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar
Pakistan said Tuesday that it would free senior Taliban leader Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar in order to help neighboring Afghanistan in its peace efforts.
Pakistani president Asif Ali Zardari steps down
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari ended his five-year term Sunday, stepping down as India-born Mamnoon Hussain prepares to take over.
Security tightened for Mehta concert in Kashmir
Organizers said the concert would go ahead despite separatist demands that the event to be cancelled.
Shakil Afridi, doctor linked to CIA search for bin Laden, to be retried
Shakil Afridi, the Pakistani doctor linked to the CIA's search for Osama bin Laden, will be retried after officials in Pakistan overturned his jail sentence.
This condom ad in Pakistan is considered racy and it's causing a giant uproar
Pakistan's health workers worry the provocative condom ad will hurt their contraception programs.