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Story behind one of history's greatest mass migrations

Added: 15.08.2017 1:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

Millions of Indians flee their homes from India to a newly-formed Pakistan, or in the opposite direction.


Pakistan marks 70 years of independence with pageantry, reflection

Added: 14.08.2017 8:22 | 2 views | 0 comments

Pakistan celebrated 70 years of independence Monday, with military pageantry, fireworks and flag-hoisting, but also reflected on the turbulent and traumatic events that led to the country's birth.

Tags: Fire, Pakistan

Pakistan to choose new leader but Sharif family waits in wings

Added: 01.08.2017 5:57 | 7 views | 0 comments

Pakistan's parliament looks set to approve a former petroleum minister as caretaker Prime Minister Tuesday after the country ousted Nawaz Sharif over corruption allegations.


Disqualified Pakistan PM Sharif picks brother as stand-in

Added: 30.07.2017 17:20 | 6 views | 0 comments

Nawaz Sharif, removed from office by Pakistan's Supreme Court, said Saturday he has selected his brother to be the nation's next prime minister.


Pakistan PM Nawaz Sharif disqualified from office

Added: 28.07.2017 8:30 | 4 views | 0 comments

Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has been disqualified from office by the country's Supreme Court and will be required to step down.


Pakistani village elders order retaliatory rape of 17-year-old girl

Added: 27.07.2017 7:45 | 5 views | 0 comments

Village elders in Pakistan ordered the rape of a 17-year-old girl after her brother was accused of raping another girl.

Tags: Pakistan, Rape

Pakistan bomb blast kills more than two dozen people

Added: 25.07.2017 3:35 | 4 views | 0 comments

At least 26 people have died in a bomb blast targeting police in Pakistan on Monday, officials told CNN.

Tags: Pakistan

Trump-Modi meeting may not be easy

Added: 26.06.2017 20:13 | 22 views | 0 comments

President Donald Trump will look to boost military cooperation between the United States and India when he meets with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the White House on Monday, thrusting himself into the delicate world of India-Pakistan relations.

At least 140 killed in Pakistan explosion after villagers try to collect fuel leaking from crashed tanker

Added: 25.06.2017 15:48 | 19 views | 0 comments

At least 120 people died and 130 were injured when an oil tanker truck exploded in Bahawalpur city in eastern Pakistan, according to officials.

Tags: Oil, Pakistan

Photos: Pakistan oil tanker explosion

Added: 25.06.2017 13:55 | 23 views | 0 comments

The driver of an oil tanker lost control of the vehicle and ran off the road near the village of Bahawalpur, Pakistan on June 25. Villagers had gathered around the tanker to collect the spilled oil when it exploded.

Tags: Oil, Pakistan, Lost

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