Thursday, November 26, 2015

Latest Pakistan News

Several Die In Kashmir Base Attack

India's army says three attackers and one civilian were killed in an attack on an army base in India-administered Kashmir, near the border with Pakistan. More

U.S. Sentences Pakistani To 40 years

A U.S. court has sentenced a Pakistani man to 40 years in prison for plotting attacks in the United States and Europe. More

Pakistani Female Air Force Pilot Killed In Training Accident

One of Pakistan's few female air force pilots had been killed in a crash. More

Three Troops Shot Dead In Pakistan

Unidentified gunmen riding motorcycles have killed three paramilitary troops deployed outside a mosque in Pakistan's largest city, Karachi. More

Pakistani Train Crash Kills 12

At least 12 people have been killed and some 70 injured when a train carrying about 300 passengers derailed in a mountainous area of southwestern Pakistan. More

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Features & Commentary

Photogallery Afghan Refugees Flee -- This Time From Pakistan

Afghan refugees are on the run from the safe haven they sought in Pakistan. Tens of thousands have returned in recent months, amid claims of intimidation, extortion, and arbitrary detentions.

New Walls Rise After Iron Curtain’s Fall

The idea of erecting barriers to keep undesirables at bay did not crumble with the fall of the Berlin Wall and the collapse of the Iron Curtain.
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About RFE/RL's Radio Mashaal

Radio Mashaal was launched in January 2010 in order to counter a growing number of Islamic extremist radio stations in Pakistan's Northwest Frontier Province (now Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Province) and the Federally Administered Tribal Areas along the border with Afghanistan.

"Gandhara" - New Website

An ancient region comprising parts of today's Afghanistan and Pakistan inspires the "Gandhara" page, which provides foreign-policy audiences with reporting, analysis, and commentary direct from Radio Mashaal's local correspondents in Afghanistan and Pakistan with the aim of promoting peace. Go to "Gandhara"