Pakistan's military said on July 3 the death toll from a suspicious train accident in the eastern Punjab Province has risen to 17.
Police in Pakistan saved a Christian couple from a Muslim mob that was attempting to lynch them for allegedly committing blasphemy, a senior officer said July 2.
At least 14 people, including a senior army officer, were killed July 2 when a train carrying more than 200 fell into a canal in Pakistan after the partial collapse of a bridge.
A Pakistani official says the head of Al-Qaeda in the country is among four militants killed in a police raid in the eastern province of Punjab.
Pakistani health officials say more than 25 people died from heatstroke in the southern province of Sindh on June 30.
Pakistan is under increased scrutiny for its enforcement of UN financial sanctions against terrorists after a move by India blocking China's bid to shield Pakistan.
Two U.S. senators are demanding an accounting from Pakistan for the reported acquittal of suspects in the attempted murder of Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai.
Pakistani officials say security forces have raided an Islamist militant hideout near the eastern city of Lahore.
China has held the signing ceremony of the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), a new international financial institution that will rival the World Bank and Asian Development Bank.
The Pakistani military claims it has killed 23 suspected militants in air strikes on the country's restive tribal regions near the Afghan border.
In a new report, the U.S. State Department strongly criticizes Islamic State (IS) militants -- as well as the Russian, Iranian, and Azerbaijani governments -- for human rights abuses.
Officials say that more than 1,000 people have died from a recent heat wave in southern Pakistan, with thousands still being treated as temperatures started to ease.