Pakistan’s notorious intelligence agency has been blamed for the mysterious deaths of two prominent dissidents living in the West in recent months.
Pakistan says it will process visa applications online for citizens of 191 countries starting on January 1 as part of efforts to prevent corruption and boost tourism in the country.
This week's Gandhara Briefing looks back at a tumultuous year in Afghanistan and Pakistan and what to expect in 2021.
Pakistani officials say at least 31 people have been arrested after a mob of hundreds of people attacked and set ablaze a century-old Hindu shrine.
Pakistani authorities say they have arrested a key opposition leader accused of having assets higher than his known sources of income.
A Pakistani court has sentenced two alleged members of banned organizations to long prison terms on terrorism-financing charges.
Pakistan has recorded its first cases of a new strain of coronavirus recently discovered in the United Kingdom, officials announced on December 29.
Reporters without Borders says 50 people were killed this year in connection with their journalistic work, with Afghanistan and Pakistan being among the most dangerous countries for media professionals.
Seven members of Pakistan's paramilitary Frontier Corps have been killed in an attack by militants in Balochistan Province, the military says.
Four Pakistani soldiers were killed when their military helicopter crashed on December 27 near the country's border with China.
The Afghan government has expressed "great concern" over video footage released in which Taliban leaders are apparently meeting their members in Pakistan.
A provincial court in Pakistan has ordered the man charged in the 2002 murder of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl freed, his lawyer said.
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