Pakistan

In this undated and unknown location photo, the new leader of Taliban fighters, Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada poses for a portrait. (Afghan Islamic Press via AP)

Little-known extremist cleric chosen to lead Afghan Taliban

KABUL, Afghanistan — A little-known extremist cleric was chosen Wednesday to be…

 

Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif talks to an injured victim of Sunday's suicide bombing during his visit to a local hospital in Lahore, Pakistan, on Monday. (AP Photo/Press Information Department via AP)

As Pakistan mourns, prime minister vows to defeat militants

LAHORE, Pakistan — In an emotional televised address, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif…

 

Pakistani rescue workers remove dead body from the site of bomb blast in a park in Lahore, Pakistan, on Sunday. (AP Photo/K.M. Chuadary)

Pakistani Taliban faction claims Easter park bombing

ISLAMABAD — A breakaway Pakistani faction of the militant Taliban group has…

 

In his last will and testament, Osama bin Laden claimed he had about $29 million in personal wealth, the bulk of which he wanted to be used "on jihad, for the sake of Allah." (AP Photo)

Osama bin Laden worried wife had tracking device in filling

WASHINGTON — Hiding in Pakistan, an increasingly paranoid Osama bin Laden suspected…

In his last will and testament, Osama bin Laden claimed he had about $29 million in personal wealth, the bulk of which he wanted to be used "on jihad, for the sake of Allah." (AP Photo)
Pakistani doctors treat patients at a hospital after an earthquake hit, in Peshawar, Pakistan on Monday. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)

Over 260 dead as earthquake strikes Afghanistan, Pakistan

KABUL, Afghanistan — A massive earthquake struck remote and impoverished regions of…

Pakistani doctors treat patients at a hospital after an earthquake hit, in Peshawar, Pakistan on Monday. (AP Photo/Mohammad Sajjad)
AP Photo/B.K. Bangash

Pakistan judge: Charge CIA lawyer, officer for drone strike

A Pakistani judge on Tuesday ordered that criminal charges be filed against…

AP Photo/B.K. Bangash
Dominique Charriau/WireImageGwyneth Paltrow launches the Printemps Christmas Decorations Inauguration In Paris at Printemps Haussmann on November 7

'Burka Avenger' set to debut

A Pakistani TV station will soon be unveiling its "Burka Avenger" cartoon…

Dominique Charriau/WireImageGwyneth Paltrow launches the Printemps Christmas Decorations Inauguration In Paris at Printemps Haussmann on November 7

All-out push to save Pakistan’s U.S. aid billions

<p>WHAT: Pakistan is sending out a battalion of Washington lobbyists to fight…

Others at bin Laden compound were unarmed

At least three of the five people killed by the Navy SEALs…

Want to thank the SEALs? Head to Warner’s website

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, D-Va., has a partial solution for those who…

'Terror is bigger than one person' — a statement still true today

Of all the statements I've seen so far on Osama's death from…

Pakistani man unwittingly live-tweets invasion on Osama Bin Laden's compound

The LA Times reports that Sohaib Athar, a resident of Abbottabad, Pakistan,…

Diplomat accused of murder strains relations between Pakistan, U.S.

Taliban leaders warned the Pakistani government Tuesday that it would retaliate if…

Informative film zooms in close on Bhutto

Although the daily experiences of its central subject may sound plucked from…

Female bomber kills 45 at food center in Pakistan

A burqa-clad female suicide bomber in Pakistan lobbed hand grenades, then detonated…