Officials at the University of Peshawar in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province have cited security concerns as the reasons behind the cancelation of an event celebrating a book by teenage activist Malala Yousafzai.
Senior U.S. and Pakistani officials have met in Washington for their first "strategic dialogue" session in more than three years.
In a reversal of position, a majority of lawmakers from Pakistan's governing Muslim League Nawaz party now say they back a military offensive against the Pakistani Taliban.
Police in northwestern Pakistan say six children have died after they reportedly played with an explosive device that blew up.
Residents of North Waziristan are reportedly fleeing the region ahead of an expected army operation after a series of military strikes during the past week.
A Pakistani court has sentenced a British national of Pakistani origin to death for blasphemy for claiming he was a prophet of Islam.
Police in northwestern Pakistan say at least six people have been killed in the explosion of a car bomb in the city of Peshawar.
Members of Pakistan's minority Shi'ite Muslim community have staged demonstrations in several cities, demanding authorities crack down on militants blamed for deadly attacks targeting Shi'a.
A bomb planted on a bicycle has killed a young boy and six members of a police patrol on its way to guard a polio vaccination team.
Pakistani officials say a bomb blast has hit a bus carrying Shi’ite Muslim pilgrims returning from Iran and killed at least 22 people.
Police in Pakistan say gunmen have shot dead three health workers in the latest attack targeting teams carrying out polio vaccinations.
Pakistani officials say fighter jets and military helicopters have pounded militant positions in the country's northwest following a Taliban bombing campaign against security forces there.