An Afghan man and his girlfriend were each given 100 lashes in public for having sex outside of marriage, officials in the eastern Afghan province of Kapisa told EFE news agency.
A Pakistani court has sentenced one person to death and four others to life in jail for murdering four people in the infamous Kohistan dishonour killings case that made global headlines in 2012.
The five Kohistani women were sentenced to death by a jirga for singing and dancing with men during a marriage ceremony.
Gunmen opened fire on a passenger bus in the northern Pakistani district of Kohistan in an apparent sectarian attack on Tuesday, killing 18 people, police officials said.
Unidentified armed men opened
fire at a bus at Kohistan in northern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing
18 people and injuring seven others.
Over 20 people were killed and several houses were destroyed during heavy rains and flooding in Pakistan’s Kohistan region.
Day in Pics: 30th March
Showbiz World - March 30, 2015
Katrina Kaif’s wax statue at Madame Tussauds unveiled!