Pakistani authorities on Tuesday sacked the head of the Punjab Counter-Terrorism Department (CTD) after a probe into a weekend shootout revealed that three members of a family were killed in a fake encounter on a highway.
Peshawar University students' protest against fee hike turns violent; seven injured during clash with police; 28 arrested
Students of Peshawar University on Thursday clashed with the Pakistani Police while protesting against an increase in the semester fee.
Policeman assigned to protect polio workers on Pakistan-Afghanistan border shot dead hours into nationwide vaccination drive
A policeman assigned to protect polio workers has been shot and killed by unknown assailants in Pakistan's northwest tribal district bordering Afghanistan, hours after a massive nationwide anti-polio vaccination drive was launched.
Day before Nawaz Sharif's return to Pakistan, police arrests former PM's supporters in Punjab to 'avoid violence'
Pakistani police were detaining scores of supporters of former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, his party said Thursday, claiming it was an attempt to prevent them from staging a welcome-home rally upon the ousted leaders return from London.
Pakistani journalist working for Indian TV channel assaulted by unknown men in Islamabad, escapes kidnapping attempt
A Pakistani journalist, known for criticising his country’s military establishment, said on Wednesday he had narrowly escaped being kidnapped by armed men
Benazir Bhutto assassination case: Two senior Pakistani cops acquitted as Lahore HC suspends their 17-year sentence
Two senior police officials convicted by a Pakistani anti-terrorism court in the Benazir Bhutto assassination case are set to walk free from jail after a court suspended their 17-year sentence, media reports said on Friday
A man in Pakistan's Punjab province has decapitated his 37-year-old wife with a chopper for refusing his demand to quit her job, a media report said on Monday.
Pakistani police on Monday arrested sister and cousin of Qandeel Baloch for their "possible involvement" in the murder of the social media celebrity.
Sindh police ordered the arrest of Ali Hussain after the family of Gokal Das posted pictures of the octogenarian who was beaten and bruised badly.
Pakistan police claimed to have arrested all five suspects involved in setting a teenaged girl on fire for refusing to marry a divorcee twice her age
Pakistan police have rounded up some people for questioning into the death of Reuters bureau chief in the country, who police said was found dead in Islamabad under mysterious circumstances.
Pakistan police today claimed to have killed the alleged mastermind of Wagah suicide bombing - that claimed 61 lives last year - in an encounter.
A total of 45 suspects have been taken into custody by Pakistan police in connection with the deadly suicide blast at Wagah border which killed 63 people.
The Lahore Police added murder charges to the FIR registered against death row prisoners – Amer Aftab alias Amer Tambewala and Mudassar – who were booked for the attack on 49-year-old Sarabjit on Friday last week.
The Islamabad High Court today pulled up police officials here for allowing former military ruler Pervez Musharraf to flee dramatically from the courtroom last week.
Pakistani officials pressured tribal elders Friday to help rescue 23 policemen believed to have been kidnapped by the Taliban during attacks on their posts in the country's troubled northwest tribal region.
There is little or no state help for drug addicts in Pakistan, and other seminaries in the country offer similar treatment.