Alia Chughtai

Alia Chughtai is an interactive journalist, specialising in visual journalism and infographics.


Panama Papers: Pakistan's PM remains in office

Insufficient evidence to oust Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over corruption allegations: Pakistan Supreme Court


What is the true cost of a panda?

Zoos around the world pay China millions of dollars a year to 'rent' these lovable bears


From Lahore to Sehwan, Pakistan's week of violence

At least 112 people killed as armed groups launch fresh wave of attacks in one of the country's bloodiest weeks.


Attack on shrines in Pakistan since 2005

Armed groups have often targeted Muslims at shrines who do not conform to their strict interpretation of Islam.


Sufis return to Sehwan shrine in defiance of ISIL

Day after deadly ISIL attack, more than 100 gather to wash blood-soaked floors of the shrine and continue ritual.

Muslim Ban

Where do immigrants to the US come from?

Find out which countries have the most green card holders, refugees and immigrants in the US.

Donald Trump

What has each US president left for their successor?

From military intervention and deportation to federal debt and foreign aid, how have recent presidents performed?


Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif denies corruption allegations

Nawaz Sharif files response to Supreme Court order but leaves out his children despite orders in Panama Papers inquiry.

US Elections 2016

US elections: Who got the right to vote when?

A history of voting rights in America.


Kashmir: Neelum Valley shelled for first time in years

Residents say picturesque tourist valley in Pakistan-administered Kashmir under fire as tensions with India soar.


Calais 'Jungle' camp evacuation: Where will they go?

Between 6,000 and 8,000 refugees and migrants living in the Calais "jungle" camp to be moved to shelters across France.

Human Rights

Animation: What is Female Genital Mutilation (FGM)?

FGM, or cutting, is the partial or total removal of the external female genitalia. Watch the explainer animation.