Pakistan (/ˈpækɨstæn/ or /pɑːkiˈstɑːn/; Urdu: پاكستان‎ Pākistān, [pɑːkɪst̪ɑːn]), officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan (Urdu: ا...
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Pakistan 'kills 100 militants' after Sufi shrine attack
Pakistan kills suspected militants in Sindh and the north-west, and fires rockets into Afghanistan.
Suicide Bombing At Pakistani Hospital In Quetta Kills 67
QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) — A suicide bomber killed at least 67 people and wounded dozens more in an attack that struck a government-run hospital in the southwestern city of Quetta on Monday, police and d...
Qandeel Baloch: Pakistan social media celebrity 'killed by brother'
Pakistani social media celebrity Qandeel Baloch is strangled by her brother in an apparent honour killing in the province of Punjab, police say.
Outspoken Pakistani Model Qandeel Baloch Strangled in 'Honor Killing': Police
Qandeel Baloch was known for her popular and and provocative selfie videos, in which she talked openly about her sexuality — a taboo subject in Pakistan.
Pakistan: Mother 'burnt her daughter to death' over marriage
Police in Pakistan arrest a woman suspected of burning her daughter to death for marrying without family consent.
Pakistan Advisory Body Suggests Men 'Lightly Beat' Wives Who Refuse Sex
A powerful constitutional body in Pakistan proposed legislation last week that would allow husbands to "lightly beat" their wives who decline sex or refuse to wear what their mates prefer.
Pakistan explosion leaves many dead at Lahore park
At least 69 people, some celebrating Easter, are killed by a blast in the Pakistani city of Lahore, officials say, as a Taliban faction claims the attack.
Pakistan attack: Gunmen kill 19 at Bacha Khan University
Security forces end an attack by four gunmen on a university in north-west Pakistan in which 19 people are killed and 17 injured.
Deadly earthquake rocks Afghanistan and Pakistan
More than 150 people have died, mostly in Pakistan, after a magnitude-7.5 earthquake hit north-eastern Afghanistan. Tremors from the quake were also felt in northern India and Tajikistan. At least 12 ...
Nearly 90 Percent Of People Killed In Recent Drone Strikes Were Not The Target
Documents detailing a special operations campaign in northeastern Afghanistan, Operation Haymaker, show that between January 2012 and February 2013, U.S. special operations airstrikes killed more than...
Ghulam Ali Allana, Huzur Varas
Ghulam Ali Allana traced his descent from a certain Haji, and whose son, Vali was a small merchant in Lahari Bandar, Sind. When the port of Lahari Bandar dried up, Vali came in Jerruk, where he lived...
Sources Say Taliban Leader Mullah Omar Dead On Afghanistan
A spokesman for the Afghan president said Wednesday that the government had confirmed news that has circulated widely as a rumor in the region for at least two years: that Mullah Mohammed Omar, the o...
Pakistani pigeon arrested for espionage in India (VIDEO)
While intelligence agencies across the globe are busy boosting their communication interception capabilities, Indian authorities have not forgotten the centuries-old methods adversaries might use, lit...
Hostility over ID card for Afghan refugee on 1984 National Geographic cover
Three decades after she became an icon, an ID card mugshot of Sharbat Gula has become a symbol of Pakistani hostility towards refugees from Afghanistan
Pakistan Shia mosque blast in Shikarpur kills dozens
A bomb blast at a Shia mosque in southern Pakistan kills at least 40 people and injures many more, officials say.
Outline of Pakistan
The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to Pakistan:Pakistan – sovereign country located in South-central Asia. It has a 1,046-kilometer (650 mi) coastline alo...
Outline of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Islamabad (/ɪzˈlɑːməˌbɑːd/; Urdu: اسلام آباد‎, Islāmābād, [ɪsˌlɑːmɑˈbɑːd̪]) is the capital city of Pakistan located within the Islamabad Capital Territory. It has a population of 2 mill...
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History of Pakistan
The history of Pakistan (Urdu: تاريخ پاكِستان ‎) encompasses the history of the region constituting modern Pakistan. Prior to independence in 1947, the territory of modern Pakistan was a p...
History of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Geography of Pakistan
The geography of Pakistan (Urdu: جغرافیۂ پاکِستان‎) is a profound blend of landscapes varying from plains to deserts, forests, hills, and plateaus ranging from the coastal areas of the Arabi...
Geography of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Flora of Pakistan
Pakistan's native flora reflects its varied climatic zones, which range from arid and semi-arid to temperate and tropical. For further details of habitats, see Ecoregions of Pakistan, Forestry in Paki...
Flora of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Fauna of Pakistan
Pakistan's native fauna reflect its varied climatic zones.
For explanation on habitats, see Habitats of flora and fauna and Forestry in Pakistan.The northern highlands include lower elevation area...
Fauna of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Pakistani architecture
Pakistani architecture refers to the various structures built during different time periods in the modern day region of Pakistan. With the beginning of the Indus civilization around the middle of the ...
Culture of Pakistan
The society and culture of Pakistan (Urdu: ثقافتِ پاکستان‎ S̱aqāfat-e Pākistān) comprises numerous ethnic groups: the Punjabis, Kashmiris, Sindhis in east, Muhajirs, Makrani in the south; Ba...
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Music of Pakistan
The Music of Pakistan includes diverse elements ranging from music from various parts of South Asia as well as Central Asian, Persian, Turkish, Arabic and modern-day Western popular music influences. ...
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Cuisine of Pakistan
As Pakistan is a relatively new nation, Pakistani cuisine is a refined blend of various regional cooking traditions of the Indian Subcontinent. Pakistani cuisine was part of and still is Indian cuisin...
Cuisine of Pakistan - Wikipedia
Tourism in Pakistan
Tourism in Pakistan has been stated by the Lonely Planet as being "tourism's ‘next big thing’ for more years than we care to remember" but "world media headlines [always] send things off the rails". P...
Tourism in Pakistan - Wikipedia
Transportation in Pakistan
Transportation in Pakistan (Urdu: پاکِستان نقل و حمل‎) is extensive and varied but still in its developing stages and serving a population of over 170 million people. Construction of new air...
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Etiquette in Pakistan
In Pakistan, Islamic culture is predominant but Pakistan also has cultural etiquette based mainly on South Asian influence.
In urban Sindh and in other parts of the country, men and women usually ...
Gun culture in Pakistan
Gun politics in Pakistan refers to the wide ownership of firearms in Pakistan. Only tribal areas of the province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa permits the ownership of heavy weaponry including the use of rock...