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At least 30 injured in grenade attack in Pakistan at Kashmir rally

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KARACHI, Pakistan At least 30 people were injured in a grenade attack on a rally in Karachi on Wednesday, as Pakistan marked the first anniversary of India's revocation of Kashmir's semi-autonomy.

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At least 30 injured in grenade attack in Pakistan at Kashmir rally 05 Aug 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan At least 30 people were injured in a grenade attack on a rally in Karachi on Wednesday, as Pakistan marked the first anniversary of India's revocation of Kashmir's semi-autonomy.

Pakistan approves most expensive China-aided project to date 05 Aug 2020

ISLAMABAD Pakistan's top economic body on Wednesday approved its costliest project to date as part of the multibillion-dollar China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) agreement, giving the go-ahead for a $6.8 billion project to upgrade its railway lines, the government said.

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India on guard in Kashmir ahead of anniversary of lost autonomy 04 Aug 2020

SRINAGAR, India Indian soldiers patrolled streets and kept watch from the rooftops in Kashmir's main city of Srinagar on the eve of the first anniversary of the Muslim majority region's loss of autonomy.

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Hundreds of prisoners flee before Afghan forces end Islamic State jail siege 03 Aug 2020

JALALABAD, Afghanistan Afghan security forces on Monday killed at least 10 Islamic State fighters who had taken control of a prison in the eastern city of Jalalabad, ending a siege in which hundreds of prisoners escaped. | Video

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With a heavy hand, India rides out Kashmir's year of disquiet 03 Aug 2020

SRINAGAR, India The scars of last summer remain in Soura, an enclave that became a symbol of Kashmir's resistance to India's central government a year ago on Wednesday.

Afghanistan and Pakistan say 22 die in border clashes 31 Jul 2020

KABUL/QUETTA, Pakistan Afghanistan accused Pakistan on Friday of killing 15 civilians during clashes at a border crossing where crowds were jostling to cross for the Muslim festival of Eid al-Adha.

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COVID-19 pandemic derails Germany's push for migrant integration 30 Jul 2020

BERLIN Nigerian Iyke Anakua had been working for 14 months as a welder, a job he got through a recruitment agency in Berlin, when he received news in mid-March that he would be made redundant.

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U.S. urges Pakistan to act after American charged with blasphemy shot in court 30 Jul 2020

ISLAMABAD/PESHAWAR, Pakistan The United States urged Pakistan on Thursday to take action over the killing of an American national in a crowded courtroom as he faced trial for blasphemy.

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Pakistanis take livestock to 'cow wash' ahead of Eid 30 Jul 2020

KARACHI, Pakistan The days leading up to the Muslim feast of Eid al-Adha are busy for Uzair Dawood, the owner of a motorcycle wash in Pakistan's southern city of Karachi - not for fixing vehicles, but washing cattle.