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Couple, son killed in Pakistan for 'honour'

Bodies of a couple and their four-year-old son - brutally tortured before being murdered - have been found in Pakistan`s Punjab province in suspected "honour killings".

Woman paraded with blackened face, shaved head for eloping with lover

Woman paraded with blackened face, shaved head for eloping with lover

A 23-year-old woman was paraded in her village streets with blackened face and shaved off head by her family members for allegedly eloping with a man, the latest in a series of 'honour' related crimes in Pakistan's Punjab province.

US, Afghan forces rescue kidnapped son of ex-Pak PM Gilani

US, Afghan forces rescue kidnapped son of ex-Pak PM Gilani

Ali Haider Gilani, the son of Pakistan's ex-prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani, has been recovered today in a joint operation carried out by the Afghan and US forces in Ghazni, Afghanistan.

Pakistani shopkeeper killed dozens with 'revenge' sweets

Pakistani shopkeeper killed dozens with 'revenge' sweets

The poisoned batch of sweets were bought by a local man who gave them to family and friends celebrating the birth of his grandson. 

Six policemen killed, 15 taken hostage by gangsters in Pakistan

The operation codenamed 'Zarb-e-Aahan' have been launched to flush out the gangsters from the province. 

Probe launched after JuD sets up 'Sharia Court' in Lahore

The JuD said it is not parallel court and does not issue any kind of summons or seek money for arbitration.

Lahore blast victim's family harassed, to move court

The family of one of the victims of Gulshan-e-Iqbal park attack in Lahore, capital of Punjab province of Pakistan, said it will move the court against police.

Pakistan detained more than 5,000 after Easter bombing killed 72

Pakistan has rounded up more than 5,000 militant suspects, then released most of them, in the two days since a suicide bomber killed at least 72 people in a park in Lahore at Easter, a provincial minister said on Tuesday.

Pakistan detained more than 5,000 after Easter bombing killed 70: Provincial Minister

Pakistan detained more than 5,000 after Easter bombing killed 70: Provincial Minister

Pakistani authorities detained more than 5,000 suspected militants in two days since a suicide bomber attacked crowds in a busy park in the eastern city of Lahore on Easter Day, killing at least 70 people, a provincial minister said on Tuesday.

Alert Pakistani villager averts bomb blast on railway tracks

The incident occurred in Jhelum district when a villager alerted police about a terrorist digging a railway track.

Pakistan's Punjab province issues ISIS alert

Pakistan's most populous Punjab province has issued a security alert over possible attacks by the Islamic State militants on sensitive civil and military installations, a media report said on Saturday.

Pakistan provinces vote in local government polls

Voters lined up outside polling stations on Saturday as voting for the first phase of the much-delayed local body polls in Pakistan's Punjab and Sindh provinces.

Seven killed in suicide attack at Pak lawmaker's outhouse

At least seven people were killed and several others injured on Wednesday in Pakistan's Punjab province when a suicide bomber blew himself up.

Three Pakistan People's Party members killed in Pakistan

Three office-bearers of the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) were shot and killed a day before a by-election in Punjab province.

Pakistan completes biometric registration of over 41,000 Afghans

 

Islamabad: The biometric registration of over 41,000 Afghan nationals has been completed in Pakistan`s Punjab province under the National Action Programme (NAP), the media reported on Friday.

Bomb blast in Pakistan's Punjab province, at least 10 dead

At least 10 people were killed and more than 50 injured on Sunday in Pakistan's Punjab province when explosives carried by an apparent suicide bomber went off after the auto-rickshaw he was traveling in collided with a motorcycle.

Death toll in Pak's Attock suicide attack rises to 20

The death toll in a brazen suicide attack that killed Pakistan's Punjab province Home Minister at his ancestral home in Attock district today rose to 20.

Pak's Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada assassinated in suicide attack

Pak's Punjab Home Minister Shuja Khanzada assassinated in suicide attack

Pakistan's Punjab province Home Minister Shuja Khanzada was on Sunday assassinated along with eight others when a suicide bomber blew himself up at his house in Shadi Khal village in Attock district.

Abused Pakistani boy jumps before train over 'police apathy'

A 14-year-old boy, who was kidnapped and sexually abused by three men, committed suicide after police in Pakistan's Punjab province refused to help and instead demanded Rs 50,000 to register a case, the victim's father said on Saturday.

Pakistani police kills four Taliban terrorists in Punjab province

Pakistani police and counter- terrorism forces on Monday raided a house near here, killing four Taliban militants and seizing a large cache of arms as they claimed to have averted a "major terror attack".