Pakistán

8.19.19

This Is the Border Where Polio Still Thrives

While the world has nearly won the battle against polio, the viral disease continues to elude health workers in the porous space between Afghanistan and Pakistan.

8.15.19
7.16.19

Monsoon Season is Devastating South Asia Right Now

In India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal, hundreds are dead and millions have fled their homes. And monsoon season is just beginning.

7.9.19

Pakistani Politician Praises Pilot for Narrow Escape...in 'GTA V'

"Narrow escape of an aircraft which could have ended in a great disaster. Miraculous save by the pilot’s presence of mind."

3.27.19

India just shot down a satellite, declaring itself a 'space power'

Prime minister says military test has made India 'a much stronger nation'

2.28.19

Pakistan's PM says he will release the captured Indian pilot as a “peace gesture”

India had demanded the return of the pilot, who was attacked by a Pakistani mob after being shot down.

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2.27.19

Pakistan and India say they just shot down each other’s warplanes

It's the first time in history that two nuclear-armed powers have carried out airstrikes on each other.

2.22.19

India is threatening Pakistan’s water supply over a suicide attack in Kashmir

“Our Govt. has decided to stop our share of water which used to flow to Pakistan."

1.29.19

Christian woman free to flee Pakistan after top court upholds blasphemy acquittal

“The image of Islam we are showing to the world gives me much grief and sorrow.”

12.17.18

The Criminals Moving to Pakistan to Make a Killing from Heroin

Two British street dealers are now making a fortune sending batches of heroin from Pakistan back to the UK. They aren't the only ones.

11.8.18

A Christian woman acquitted of blasphemy is out of prison. Now her life depends on getting out of Pakistan.

Outraged hardliners want her banned from leaving, and have vowed to paralyze the country is she is allowed to flee.

10.31.18

Pakistan’s top court acquitted a Christian woman of blasphemy. Now hardliners want the judges dead.

The head of the Islamist TPL has issued an edict that says "the chief justice and all those who ordered the release of Asia deserve death.”

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