A court in Pakistan has handed over former President Asif Ali Zardari to the country’s anti-corruption agency for questioning in a money laundering case.
Pakistani authorities have arrested former President Asif Ali Zardari on corruption charges.
Two Pakistani soldiers were killed and three others wounded on June 8 in a roadside bomb blast, the latest attack in recent weeks in the restive North Waziristan region.
Four Pakistani soldiers were killed when their vehicle struck an improvised explosive device (IED) on June 7 in North Waziristan.
At least four militants, including two former police officers, were killed in India-administered Kashmir on June 7 during an operation launched by the security forces, officials said.
Muslims in Azerbaijan, Iran, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and some parts of Pakistan marked on June 5 the end of the holy month of Ramadan.
In its report, Freedom House said that in some fragile democracies, antidemocratic leaders are using financial and legal tools to silence independent journalists
British Airways has resumed direct service to Pakistan, more than 10 years after suspending operations due to security fears.
A court in Pakistan has sentenced three militants to prison after convicting them on charges of financing terrorism.
Pakistani journalist Gohar Wazir has been released from custody and returned home on May 31.
A World Health Organization (WHO) team has begun investigating an HIV outbreak in an impoverished district of Sindh Province in southern Pakistan.
Pakistan's army chief Qamar Javed Bajwa has approved death sentences for a retired brigadier and a civilian after they were court-martialed on charges of espionage.