Opinion

What is behind the crackdown on freedom of speech in Pakistan?

The security establishment is trying to push a certain narrative on the Pakistani public ahead of the July 25 elections.

Gul Bukhari

by Gul Bukhari

Gul Bukhari

Pakistan

Pakistan: Death toll rises to 149 in Mastung attack

At least 149 now reported killed in Friday's suicide attack at a political rally in Balochistan province.

Pakistan: Death toll rises to 149 in Mastung attack

Pakistan

Hazaras fear as religious supremacists contest election

Members of minority say authorities gave clean slate to leader blamed for hundreds dead.

Quetta Hazaras despair as religious supremacists contest election

Pakistan

More than 130 killed in two attacks on Pakistan rallies

The attacks raise fears of increased violence as the country prepares for a general election later this month.

Pakistan

Pakistan survivors blame security lapse for rally blast

Wounded survivors and next of kin accuse authorities of failing to provide security at rally in which 129 were killed.

Pakistan: Survivors blame security lapse for deadly Mastung blast

Asia

A look at Nawaz Sharif's political career

Al Jazeera looks at the controversial career of the former Pakistani prime minister.

Asia

Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif and daughter arrested on return to Pakistan

The Sharifs submit themselves for arrest after arriving in Lahore from London following corruption conviction last week.

Ex-PM Nawaz Sharif and daughter arrested on return to Pakistan

Pakistan

Four killed in Pakistan election rally blast: police

The rally was hosted by a former provincial chief minister who is running for a seat in Pakistan's upcoming polls.

Pakistan election rally blast: Police say 4 killed, 19 wounded

Asia

Pakistan secular party defiant after its leader killed in blast

Awami National Party vows to speak against armed groups day after its leader Haroon Bilour was killed in suicide attack.

Pakistan secular party defiant after its leader killed in blast

Pakistan

Pakistan elections 2018: The major political parties

From left to right, mapping the major stake holders in the upcoming general elections on July 25.

Pakistan elections 2018: The major political parties

Pakistan

Suicide blast kills ANP candidate, supporters at election rally

At least 20 killed and scores wounded in suicide bombing at Peshawar campaign event organised by Awami National Party.

Suicide blast kills ANP candidate, supporters at election rally

Pakistan

Pakistan elections 2018: Who will be the next prime minister?

Pakistan votes for a new prime minister on July 25.

Pakistan elections 2018: Who will be the next prime minister?

Interactive

Pakistan's new far right: Mainstreaming the hardliners

Who is behind the hardline religious parties gaining momentum ahead of upcoming elections?

Pakistan's new far right: Mainstreaming the hardliners

Asia

Ex-Pakistan PM Sharif sentenced to 10 years in prison

In landmark verdict, ex-PM and daughter Maryam sentenced to 10 and seven years in prison respectively over corruption.

Ex-Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif sentenced to 10 years over corruption

Pakistan

How will Pakistan's new far right perform in elections?

Hardline party, which formed last year, rallies support by focusing its political messaging on religious ideology.

Tehreek-e-Labbaik: New far right campaigns against 'blasphemy'