Cricket World Cup

'Electric': How India-Pakistan match played out in the stands

Two-time winners India sealed a convincing win over neighbours and archrivals Pakistan in the 2019 Cricket World Cup.

'Electric': How India-Pakistan match played out in the stands

Cricket World Cup

Pakistan's PM Imran Khan weighs in on cricket lineup

Cricket captain-turned prime minister, Khan led Pakistan to the World Cup title in 1992.

Pakistan's PM Imran Khan weighs in on cricket lineup

Asia

Pakistan struggles with unprecedented HIV infections in children

The number of HIV cases in southern Pakistan has spiked, and children seem to be the most affected.

Cricket World Cup

'Not just cricket': India, Pakistan resume rivalry

Two sides take on each other in the World Cup, just months after calls for it to be cancelled following Pulwama attack.

Cricket World Cup: India, Pakistan rivalry set to be renewed

Cricket World Cup

Bharat and Stani Armies: Game on in the cricket stands

Meet the groups of supporters following India and Pakistan as the two rivals meet in the World Cup on Sunday.

Cricket World Cup: The rise of the Bharat and Stani Armies

Asia

Pakistani political leader Altaf Hussain 'arrested' in London

Self-exiled MQM leader arrested as part of probe into speeches he made in 2016, say Pakistani media reports.

Pakistani political leader Altaf Hussain 'arrested' in London

Pakistan

Pakistan ex-President Zardari arrested over corruption charges

Former president denies allegations that he laundered millions of dollars through suspect bank accounts and companies.

Asia

Pakistan’s Zardari a long-time focus of corruption claims

A former businessman in his younger days, Zardari swept to power in 2008 following the murder of his wife, an ex-prime minister.

Asia

Imran Khan vows to improve Pakistan’s education system

Pakistan's government led by Prime Minister Imran Khan says it will step up efforts to improve school attendance.

Kashmir

Indian forces kill four rebels in Kashmir

Two police deserters among fighters killed during a gun battle in Indian-administered Kashmir's Pulwama district.

Indian forces kill four rebels in Kashmir

Asia

Italian archaeologists to study origin of Pakistan's Ranikot Fort

If developed, the fort has the potential to attract tourism and help the poverty-stricken community.

Interactive

Cricket World Cup 2019 Quiz: How many runs can you score?

Pick your team and answer as many correct questions in three minutes.

Cricket World Cup 2019 Quiz: How many runs can you score?

Asia

India says its diplomats harassed by Pakistani security

New Delhi alleges guests were turned away and some of its diplomats were "threatened" during iftar dinner in Islamabad.

India says its diplomats harassed by Pakistani security

Weather

South Asia: Pre-monsoon temperatures hit record levels again

Arid regions of Pakistan and India clock record temperatures above 50C as monsoon rains are delayed.

South Asia: Pre-monsoon temperatures hit record levels again

Pakistan

Pakistan's military sentences three for espionage

Army chief approves death sentences for two men and 14 years in jail for another for leaking 'sensitive information'.

Pakistan's military sentences officer to death for espionage