Gen. Raheel Sharif, Pakistan’s new army chief, hails from the same community as the country’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. But could the two end up becoming rivals?
Former cricketer Imran Khan leads demonstrations against strikes he says have scuppered hopes of peace with the Taliban
Following 10,000-people-strong road blockade on Saturday
The drone strike targeted an Islamic seminary allegedly linked to the Haqqani insurgent network
Former military chief could face the death penalty if convicted
Viruses cross borders invisibly and dangerously. The fighting in Syria has made that especially easy for polio
‘I believe the gun has no power at all,’ said the 16-year-old girls’ education activist
The elevation of the commander who ordered the shooting of Malala will be a major obstacle to any peace negotiations
The Taliban commander who ordered the shooting of Malala gets a promotion
The popular cricketer turned politician is leading the charge against U.S. drone strikes
Musharraf is on trial for his alleged role in the raid that killed a hardline cleric in 2007.
Nomination comes two days after a drone strike killed commander Hakimullah Mehsud
Khan Sayed and Mullah Fazlullah are the frontrunners