Vaccination programme suspended after five women are shot dead
A three-year-old girl remains in a critical condition after a suspected arson attack that killed her mother and four siblings.
Tens of thousands of people rallied in Pakistan's largest city yesterday in support of Malala Yousufzai, the 14-year-old girl shot and critically wounded by the Taliban last week for promoting girls' education and criticising the Islamist group.
Pilot was preparing to land when the plane crashed in bad weather on farmland near capital
Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari returned home from medical treatment in Dubai to face rising tension between his civilian government and the military over a memo accusing the country's generals of plotting a coup.
rescue workers recover an injured girl from the rubble of a five-storey residential building which collapsed in Karachi yesterday.
Pakistani authorities are investigating a video that appears to show paramilitary forces shooting dead an unarmed teenager.
Syed Saleem Shahzad had strong hands.
An inquiry has named the man who beheaded the American journalist but the killer may never be tried
Twenty thousand supporters of fundamentalist parties have rallied in the streets of Karachi in support of Pakistan's blasphemy laws as they escalated threats against liberal politicians who, like Salmaan Taseer, the slain governor of Punjab, want to see them amended.
Militants launched a gun and bomb attack on the anti-terrorist police headquarters in Pakistan's largest city yesterday, killing at least 26 people and injuring more than 100 others. Six armed men fought a gun battle with police before a truck filled with explosive rammed the headquarters of Karachi's Criminal Investigation Department, detonated and levelled the building.
Police investigating the murder of a Pakistani politician released an e-fit of one of his suspected attackers today.
Clashes that killed at least 45 people overnight in Karachi scared residents off its streets yesterday as Pakistan's largest city was on put alert for more violence after the shooting of a prominent party leader.
Clashes that killed at least 45 people overnight in Karachi scared residents off its streets today as Pakistan's largest city was on alert for more violence after the shooting of a leader in a dominant political party.
Pakistan is marking a national day of mourning after the largest plane crash in the country's history yesterday left no survivors.