Pakistan confirms first two cases of coronavirus
Pakistan has detected its first two cases of a novel coronavirus, a public health advisor to Prime Minister Imran Khan tweeted Wednesday, days after Islamabad closed its land border with Iran
Pakistan policeman killed as blast hits polio vaccine team
A policeman was killed and two others wounded Tuesday by a roadside bomb aimed at polio vaccination workers in Pakistan's restive northwest, officials said.
Pakistan jails alleged mastermind of 2008 Mumbai terror attack
The alleged mastermind of a deadly attack on India's financial capital over a decade ago has been jailed in Pakistan for nearly six years on separate terror charges, his lawyer said Wednesday.
Death toll rises to at least 100 after Pakistan snow, avalanches
Search teams found the bodies of 14 people buried by avalanches and heavy snowfall in Pakistani-administered Kashmir Wednesday, with harsh weather hampering rescuers as they race to find any survivors, officials said.
Children among 13 Pakistanis killed in Jordan fire
Thirteen Pakistanis including eight children died early Monday when a blaze tore through their corrugated metal home in a rural area of western Jordan, authorities said.
Nigerian military denies employing former Boko Haram fighters
The Defence Headquarters has dismissed the alleged recruitment of de-redicalised Boko Haram ex-fighters into the Nigerians military. The Acting Director of Defence Information, Brig.-Gen. Onyema Nwachukwu disclosed this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja.
Protest leader calls on Pakistan PM to resign in 48 hours
Tens of thousands of Islamists rallied alongside opposition supporters in Pakistan's capital Friday, as the firebrand cleric leading the protests called on Prime Minister Imran Khan's government to step down within 48 hours.
Funerals begin as town mourns victims of Pakistan train fire
Distraught relatives gathered Friday for the first funerals of some of the 74 people killed when a fire ripped through a crowded train in Pakistan, with many of the victims' residents of a single town.