Afghanistan's Zhari district struggles to keep the peace (PHOTOS)
An influx of troops has, for now, weakened the Taliban in this once-violent district. But how long the tranquil farming community can keep the peace remains to be seen.
Obama's drone speech well-received by Pakistan, Yemen, UN
However, Pakistan's defense committee chair said Obama's policy is 'not good enough' unless the drones stop completely.
Two men arrested after Pakistani passenger plane diverted in UK airspace
A Royal Air Force Typhoon jet was scrambled after a Pakistani International Airlines flight was diverted in UK airspace.
13 killed and 16 wounded in explosion in Pakistani city of Quetta (UPDATES)
The bomb tore through a truck transporting security forces in Quetta.
China's world tour: Li Keqiang and Xi Jinping make the global rounds
Premier Li Keqiang and President Xi Jinping are visiting a slew of countries in the coming weeks.
Living in the shadow of 'fair and lovely'
For reasons of beauty and culture, many women in sunny Pakistan are deficient in vitamin D.
Imran Khan's party wins Karachi revote
The party of former cricket star Imran Khan has won a revote in one constituency of Pakistan's largest city, Karachi, as residents brace for more protests.
Pervez Musharraf granted bail in Pakistan
Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf was granted bail Monday for alleged involvement in the murder of former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto.
Pakistani politician Zahra Shahid Hussain killed in Karachi
Hussain was the senior vice president of Pakistan's Movement for Justice party, PTI, led by Imran Khan.
Color, nostalgic scenes make Pakistan's trucks rolling works of art (VIDEO)
When the US-led war in Afghanistan started, a lot of truckers were able to make fast money taking supplies up north. That made financing the purchase of a truck easy.
Pakistan bombings target mosques during Friday prayers, killing at least 13
Pakistan's new government faces the challenge of reigning in militant violence.
Law and order, Karachi edition: How colonial rule lurks in democratic Pakistan
Analysis: A section of Pakistan's penal code left over from the days of British rule is still an all-purpose tool for government repression.
India: Watershed unlikely from Pakistan election
Analysis: Pakistan's democratic transition may not be so historic for India-Pakistan relations.
Sharif’s election gives US an opening to help stabilize Pakistan
Commentary: Partisan US politics may undercut chances for a renewed US-Pak alliance.
Pakistan: Nawaz Sharif, the Lion of Punjab, looks set to form government
Nawaz Sharif, who has served as Pakistan's prime minister twice before, could hold the job once again.
Chatter: Pakistan ex-premier claims victory in elections
Nawaz Sharif edges toward a majority in Pakistan's parliament, Hong Kong's top court grants a transsexual woman the right to marry her boyfriend, and Ground Control to Commander Hadfield.
PLANET PIC: Pakistan votes in its first democratic transition in 66 years
Pakistanis headed to the polls Saturday to cast their ballots in spite of violence and allegations of electoral fraud.
How not to hold a free and fair election
Pakistan's historic elections were tarnished by long waits, allegations of vote rigging, intimidation, deadly bombings and other electoral setbacks.
Nawaz Sharif's party wins majority of seats in Pakistan elections
Early poll results indicate frontrunner ex-prime minister Nawaz Sharif has won Pakistan's landmark elections.
High turnout in Pakistan's landmark elections despite violence
However, claims of voting irregularities in Karachi may affect votes in the country's largest city.
Tomorrow I'll be voting for the first time, in Pakistan
For the last few days my friends and family have been debating what time we'll leave for the polls, weighing the discomfort of scorching weather against the threat of violence.
Old rules in New Pakistan
Since Imran Khan revealed his feelings about a minority Muslim group in Pakistan, some young voters' opinions of him have soured.
On Location: How to run for office in Pakistan — as a female
One Pakistani voter said: 'A woman’s place is either in the home or in the grave.'
Amid Pakistan turmoil, one tribal region goes the way of peace
As the rest of Pakistan suffers a bloody bout of elections-related violence ahead of historic polls today, one of the country’s most dangerous regions is experiencing a rare period of relative peace.
Pakistan elections: Imran Khan surges in polls
Several election offices have been bombed ahead of Pakistan's vote tomorrow.
Pakistan prepares for historic election
The elections on May 11 will mark the first time Pakistan has had a transition between democratic governments.
Pakistan court rules US drone strikes as illegal 'war crimes'
A Pakistani court has directed the government to motion for a resolution against drone strikes at the UN.
The 44 percent: Will women turn Pakistan's political tide?
Nearly 40 million women are registered to vote in Pakistan. But their participation in Saturday's elections isn't promised.
Pakistan party's tiger mascot is 'alive and well'
The Nawaz Sharif party tiger isn't dead after all.
Pakistan election: Will the violence end?
Ahead of a historic democratic election in Pakistan, violence has left scores dead and is putting the vote in question.
Former Pakistani prime minister's son abducted
Gunmen kidnapped the son of former Pakistani Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani at an election rally Thursday.