| browse concepts or read more news
Attacks have killed 44 Pakistanis working on China corridor since 2014
KARACHI, Pakistan (Reuters) - Militants trying to disrupt construction of an "economic corridor" linking China with Pakistan's coast have killed 44 workers since 2014, an official said on Thursday, a rising toll likely to reinforce Chinese worry about the project's security.
100 points by Reuters | Pakistan Taliban Balochistan Quetta Punjab Reuters Thomson Reuters Sindh
Pakistan: Women trained in motorcycling for mobility
Provincial project aims to boost female empowerment and independence by training women to ride and defy taboo.
4297 points by Al Jazeera English | Pakistan Punjabi language Punjab Islam Want Family Punjab region Female
Spate of terrorist bombings tests Pakistani resolve
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Humiliated by a spate of suicide bombings that shook the nation and shattered official claims of winning the war on terrorism, Pakistani authorities have launched a sweeping retaliatory offensive across the country since Friday, hunting and killing more than 100 suspected Islamist militants, pledging to “liquidate” all terrorists, and placing security forces on high alert.
-2 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Pakistan Taliban Terrorism Nawaz Sharif Islam Al-Qaeda Afghanistan Punjab
Wailing, anger at Sufi shrine in Pakistan after bomber kills 77
SEHWAN SHARIF, Pakistan (Reuters) - Wailing Sufi devotees thronged a blood-stained shrine in southern Pakistan on Friday, shouting at police a day after a suicide bomber killed at least 77 people in an attack claimed by a regional branch of Islamic State.
1428 points by Reuters | Pakistan North-West Frontier Province Sindh Sufism Afghanistan Punjab Islam Taliban
Islamic State Claims Southern Pakistan Bombing That Killed at Least 70
Islamic State claimed responsibility for a deadly bombing at a Sufi Muslim shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday that killed at least 70 people and wounded hundreds, the second such attack the group has claimed in three months.
17 points by The Wall Street Journal | Sufism Lal Shahbaz Qalander Islam Qalandar Rumi Al-Ghazali Sufi Punjab
Suicide blast at famed Sufi shrine in Pakistan kills at least 73
ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — At least 73 people were reported killed and up to several hundred injured today when a suicide bomber struck inside a famous Sufi shrine in southeastern Pakistan while devotees were performing a weekly ritual dance, police and medical officials said.
-2 points by Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | Pakistan Sindh Karachi Punjab Islam South Asia Sufism Taliban
Blast hits Pakistan's Lal Shahbaz Qalandar Sufi shrine
At least 72 dead, including children and women, as ISIL claims attack at Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in Sindh province.
5071 points by Al Jazeera English | Pakistan Sindh Al-Qaeda Balochistan Islam Suicide attack Suicide methods Punjab
IS attacks Pakistan shrine, killing at least 39
KARACHI, Pakistan — An Islamic State suicide bomber targeted worshippers at a famous shrine in southern Pakistan on Thursday, killing at least 39 people and wounding over 100 others, officials said, in one of the deadliest attacks the country has seen in recent months.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Pakistan Nawaz Sharif Afghanistan Islam Sindh Karachi Punjab Indus River
Suicide blast at shrine: At least 30 killed

1452 points by CNN | Punjab Pakistan Karachi Mughal Empire South Asia Punjabi language Sindhi people Afghanistan
Suicide attack kills five in Mohmand Agency's Ghalanai
The bomb was detonated when two suicide bombers were stopped from entering the tribal headquarters in Mohmand Agency.
1511 points by Al Jazeera English | Pakistan Taliban Lahore North-West Frontier Province Attack Punjab Attack! Pakistan Army
Pakistan mourns victims of Lahore rally blast
Shops and businesses close and flags at government buildings fly at half-mast, following Monday's attack that killed 13.
1735 points by Al Jazeera English | Pakistan Taliban Attack Al-Qaeda Attack! Suicide attack September 11 attacks Punjab
Pakistan: Deadly bomb blast rips through Lahore rally
Bomb blast in the centre of the Pakistani city of Lahore kills at least 11 people and wounds dozens, officials say.
15516 points by Al Jazeera English | Pakistan Punjab Nawaz Sharif Taliban History of Pakistan Punjabi language Punjab region Lahore
Ministry of Silly Stunts? Bizarre Pakistani school for razor wire tricks seeks govt funding (VIDEO)
A school in a war-torn region of Pakistan helping lionhearted stunt artists to master outlandish tricks, such as eyelid weightlifting and nail walking, wants the government to provide it with funding. Read Full Article at
195 points by Russia Today | Pakistan Balochistan Barbed wire Punjab Quetta North-West Frontier Province Balochi language Stunt
Could India and Pakistan go to war?
Could India and Pakistan really go to war? It almost seems an absurd question to ask.
8332 points by CNN | India Pakistan Bharatiya Janata Party Lahore Punjab Islamabad Foreign minister Narendra Modi
Sikh man discovered US bombing suspect
What Harinder Bains did isn't unusual: He saw something suspicious and called police.
45909 points by CNN | Sikh Anderson Cooper Sikhism Punjab region Guru Granth Sahib Anderson Cooper 360° Punjab Guru Nanak Dev
India weighs response to deadly Kashmir attack it blames on Pakistan
SRINAGAR, India/NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India stepped up patrols along its de facto border with Pakistan on Monday after gunmen killed 18 soldiers at a nearby army base, as Prime Minister Narendra Modi's administration weighed its response to an attack India blames on its neighbor.
86 points by Reuters | Bharatiya Janata Party India Jammu and Kashmir Pakistan Indian Army Partition of India Punjab Lahore
55 Sikhs arrested following wedding protest at UK temple
Police arrested 55 protesters at a Sikh temple in Leamington Spa on Sunday. They said numerous “bladed weapons” had been seized at the scene. Read Full Article at
515 points by Russia Today | Sikhism Sikh Marriage Protest Religion Ceremony Punjab Gurdwara
Tragedy of Bangladesh is repeated in Balochistan, alleges Baloch activists
The Pakistan army is committing horrendous atrocities in Balochistan province, allege local human rights activists.
1905 points by | Human rights Punjab United Nations Bangladesh Balochistan Pakistan Baloch people Sindh