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Pakistan delays decision on movie that offended Islamists

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's government on Monday postponed its decision on whether to lift a ban on a movie that had offended hard-line Islamists in this Muslim-majority country, after asking a high c...

Pakistan court overturns death penalty for ex-president

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A Pakistani court on Monday overturned the death sentence given to the country's ex-military ruler, Pervez Musharraf, a former close U.S. ally in the war against terror. ...

Pakistan charges 250 lawyers for treason in hospital assault

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Pakistan on Thursday leveled “treason” charges against 250 lawyers who were part of a mob that stormed a hospital in the eastern city of Lahore the previous day, kicking and pu...

Rights group draws attention to heavy smog in Pakistan

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Tens of thousands of people in Pakistan’s eastern city of Lahore are at risk of respiratory disease because of poor air quality related to thick smog hanging over the region, a...

Suicide bombing outside Pakistan shrine kills 10

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — A suicide bomber attacked security forces guarding a famous Sufi shrine in Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore on Wednesday, killing at least 10 people and wounding 20 ...

Autoridades paquistaníes detienen a activista y a periodista

LAHORE, Pakistán (AP) — Las autoridades paquistaníes detuvieron a un activista de derechos humanos que encabezó una protesta y a un periodista que al parecer criticó a las agencias estatales en la pre...

Sharif in custody as 132 die in Pakistan election violence

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) — Disgraced former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif was in custody on Saturday, a day after the deadliest attacks in Pakistan's troubled election campaign killed more than 130 people,...