Asia

Sufis return to Pakistan shrine in act of defiance

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

Pakistan

Suicide attack targets government officials in Peshawar

At least one killed and several wounded in blast claimed by Pakistani Taliban as violence across country rises.

Asia

Lahore rally blast: 'We are not safe or protected'

Pakistanis call for greater security as they mourn 13 victims of suicide attack while flags fly at half-staff in Punjab.

Pakistan

Pakistan law allowing military 'terror' courts expires

The controversial tribunals were set up in the wake of the 2014 Peshawar school attack that left scores of pupils dead.

Pakistan

Soldiers killed in attack on Pakistan military base

Curfew imposed in Mohmand Agency following assault on army facility claimed by a faction of the Pakistani Taliban.

Quetta attack

Why is Pakistan's Balochistan an easy target?

With seven major attacks in the past month alone, the vast remote western province faces a renewed security challenge.

War & Conflict

Deadly twin blasts hit court in Pakistan

At least 14 people killed and dozens wounded after two bombs go off at a court in northwestern Pakistan.

Quetta attack

ISIL and Taliban claim Quetta hospital suicide bombing

Both groups claim responsibility for killing 70, including lawyers and journalists at the Civil Hospital emergency room.

Opinion

Understanding the context of Quetta attack in Pakistan

The terrorist threat in the country has been greatly reduced, but it is not going away any time soon.

by Tom Hussain

Pakistan

Pakistan's Imran Khan considers Taliban 'terrorists'

Politician and ex-cricketer has frank discussion with Al Jazeera about the armed group he is accused of supporting.

War & Conflict

Twin blasts target police in Pakistan's northwest

Blasts kill at least one policeman and wound dozens more in Peshawar.

Bombing

Mass arrests after Pakistan bombing

Crackdown comes days after deadly suicide bombing targeting Christians killed 72, including 29 children.

Opinion

Pakistan's politicians also to blame for Lahore attack

The Pakistan Taliban may have lost the war, but it is being handed propaganda victories on a platter.

by Tom Hussain

Pakistan

Deadly bus bombing in Pakistan

Explosion rocks bus carrying government officials in northwestern Peshawar, killing 15 and wounding more than 30.

Pakistan

Suicide bombing kills 13 in Pakistan's northwest

Bomber strikes outside court in the northwest, killing at least 13 people including two women and a child.