Police in France are questioning three suspected Islamic extremists deported from Pakistan this week.
News that several detainees at Guantanamo have gone on hunger strike has refocused attention on the U.S.-run detention facility. RFE/RL looks at the issues surounding the prisoners' actions.
Pakistan's Army says two of its soldiers sustained light injuries when Afghan militants attacked a border post.
A 40-year-old housewife, Badam Zari, has become the first woman in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas to run for parliament. Zari says she is set to change the role of women in the tribal regions if she is elected.
Grandmothers have taken to the streets in New York to protest the United States government's use of drones.
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari has sworn in a caretaker cabinet to run the administration until elections in early May.
Pakistani police say dozens of militants have attacked a power station in the country's volatile northwest.
Badam Zari has become the first woman in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) to run for parliament.
A bomb attack on a political rally near the northwestern Pakistani city of Bannu has killed two and injured six more.
A police officer was killed and six other people wounded in a suicide blast in northwestern Pakistan.
An unknown number of assailants have opened fire at an elementary school in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi, killing the school's principal.
A lawyer threw a shoe at former Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf as he headed to a Karachi courtroom to extend his bail on charges of conspiracy to murder and illegally removing judges.