U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in Pakistan on an unannounced visit to discuss security cooperation in the fight against militants.
Pakistani officials say seven paramilitary soldiers have been killed in a large-scale attack on a security checkpoint in southwestern Balochistan Province.
The Pakistani school that was the site of a Taliban massacre last month has reopened its doors.
A new video released online shows a group of Pakistani and Afghan militants beheading a Pakistani soldier after pledging allegiance to the Islamic State jihadist group.
In Pakistan, at least 65 people have been killed in a pair of accidents invovling passenger buses.
Pakistani police say at least 57 people died when a passenger bus collided with a oil tanker near the Pakistani port city of Karachi.
A faction of the Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for a suicide attack on a Shi'ite mosque in the city of Rawalpindi, which killed seven people.
Pakistani officials say a suicide bomber blew himself up outside a Shi’ite mosque in the city of Rawalpindi, near Islamabad, killing at least five people.
Gunmen in Pakistan have killed a man who had been acquitted two weeks ago on blasphemy charges and freed from prison after a court ruled he was mentally unstable.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has joined other world leaders in condemning the attack that killed 12 people at the offices of satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo in Paris.
Pakistan on January 7 hanged two men sentenced to death by an antiterrorism court, bringing to nine the number of executions since last month's lifting of a moratorium on capital punishment.
A Bangkok court has approved the extradition of a Pakistani fugitive who was convicted over a 1995 bombing that killed 16 people in India, including a government minister.