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Trump asks Pakistan PM for help with...

Trump asks Pakistan PM for help with...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 3 2018

The US embassy in Islamabad had no immediate comment on the letter

Pakistan to press terrorism charges...

Pakistan to press terrorism charges...

South Asia

Sun, Dec 2 2018

Information Minister Chaudhry said Rizvi's deputy, Afzal Qadri, was also charged over terrorism and...

Pakistani woman police commander led...

Pakistani woman police commander led...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 26 2018

Pakistan was recently ranked as the fourth worst country for women in a study conducted by the Georgetown...

India pays tribute to victims on 10th...

India pays tribute to victims on 10th...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 26 2018

Pakistan condemned the attack, denied involvement of any of its agencies and offered to cooperate with...

Clashes follow detention of ultra-right...

Clashes follow detention of ultra-right...

South Asia

Sat, Nov 24 2018

A police document seen by Reuters listed 10 other leaders of Rizvi's group who had also been...

China urges Pakistan to prevent repeat...

China urges Pakistan to prevent repeat...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Nov 23 2018

Wang, who is a state councillor and China's foreign minister, strongly condemned the attack during...

Bomb hidden in vegetables kills at least...

Bomb hidden in vegetables kills at least...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 23 2018

The attack took place during the regular Friday bazaar in Kalaya, a town in a Shiite-dominated area of...

Baloch Separatists storm China's consulate...

Baloch Separatists storm China's consulate...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 23 2018

Two policemen were killed in the attack which was claimed by the separatist Balochistan Liberation Army...

India dissolves Kashmir assembly, election...

India dissolves Kashmir assembly, election...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 22 2018

Analysts say the BJP hope to rule in their own right in the region, and this latest move could be aimed...

IMF team ends Pakistan visit as talks...

IMF team ends Pakistan visit as talks...

Business

Tue, Nov 20 2018

Pakistan -- which has gone to the IMF repeatedly since the late 1980s -- is facing a widening balance...

Pakistan PM Imran Khan lashes out at...

Pakistan PM Imran Khan lashes out at...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 20 2018

The friction threatens to further worsen already fragile relations between Islamabad and Washington

Of Ramachandra Guha, Asia Bibi, and...

Of Ramachandra Guha, Asia Bibi, and...

Syed Badrul Ahsan

Wed, Nov 14 2018

Is South Asia falling into religious extremism?

Netherlands recalls staff after threats...

Netherlands recalls staff after threats...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 13 2018

Pakistani media reported that the embassy had been forced to close because of threats

Canada in talks with Pakistan over Asia...

Canada in talks with Pakistan over Asia...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 13 2018

Islamists have threatened to escalate protests in Pakistan if Bibi is permitted to leave the

Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi...

Pakistani Christian woman Asia Bibi...

South Asia

Thu, Nov 8 2018

Bibi's conviction was overturned by the country's highest court last Wednesday, but she remained...

Pakistan’s Asia Bibi still in jail one...

Pakistan’s Asia Bibi still in jail one...

World

Wed, Nov 7 2018

An appeal has been filed with the court against Bibi's release and the party that headed the protests...

India says nuclear submarine makes first...

India says nuclear submarine makes first...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 6 2018

Though India's relations with China are warming, particularly in the area of trade, ties with Pakistan...

Lawyer of Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan...

Lawyer of Asia Bibi leaves Pakistan...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 6 2018

Bibi was convicted in 2010 for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam during an argument with...

Twitter suspends account of hardline...

Twitter suspends account of hardline...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 5 2018

Bibi's whereabouts are unknown, but Islamists have warned the authorities against taking her out...

Pakistan buries 'Father of Taliban'...

Pakistan buries 'Father of Taliban'...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 4 2018

Afghan envoys in Pakistan had reached out to him seeking his help in starting negotiations with the Afghan...

Husband of freed Pakistani Christian...

Husband of freed Pakistani Christian...

South Asia

Sun, Nov 4 2018

Bibi was convicted of blasphemy in 2010 for allegedly making derogatory remarks about Islam after neighbours...