Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

News: Pakistan

We have started to collect the most important news related to Pakistan in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Pakistan – overview

Pakistan: news

'Horror movie'

Wednesday, August 12th 2009, 0:57

Muslim-Christian tensions turn violent in Pakistan
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan police in Musharraf move

Tuesday, August 11th 2009, 9:57

Police in Pakistan formally file a case against former president Pervez Musharraf for detaining senior judges in 2007.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan drone attack 'kills 10'

Tuesday, August 11th 2009, 8:36
related countries: United States United States

At least 10 suspected militants die in a strike by a US drone in north-west Pakistan, local intelligence officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Peshawar hit by 'rocket attacks'

Tuesday, August 11th 2009, 4:48
related places: Peshawar

At least two persons die and three others are wounded after a rare rocket attack in the Pakistani city of Peshawar.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan to seek Mehsud DNA proof

Monday, August 10th 2009, 20:22

Pakistan says it intends to provide conclusive proof that Baitullah Mehsud, leader of the Pakistani Taliban, is dead.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Notorious Karachi gangster killed

Monday, August 10th 2009, 11:46
related places: Karachi

The police in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi say they have killed a notorious gangster, involved in dacoity and other crimes.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistani Taliban leader 'is ill'

Sunday, August 9th 2009, 20:45
related countries: United States United States

The Pakistani Taliban leader, Baitullah Mehsud, is gravely ill, his aide says, denying claims he was killed in a US missile attack.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Mystery of Taliban chiefs deepens

Sunday, August 9th 2009, 14:54
related places: Taliban

Confusion surrounds leadership of Pakistan's Taliban as deadly in-fighting is said to follow Baitullah Mehsud's reported death.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan demands Taliban evidence

Saturday, August 8th 2009, 23:40
related places: Taliban

A Pakistani minister challenges the Taliban to prove their leaders are still alive, after reports two of them have been killed.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan Taliban chief 'not dead'

Saturday, August 8th 2009, 9:47
related places: Taliban

A close associate of one of Pakistan's most wanted men, Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud, denies reports he has been killed.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistani Taliban leader 'killed'

Saturday, August 8th 2009, 5:01
related countries: United States United States
related places: Taliban

There are growing indications that Pakistan's most wanted man, Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud, has been killed by a US missile.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Back to school

Friday, August 7th 2009, 16:04

Pakistani refugees' joy at returning to education
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Blasphemer' attacked in Pakistan

Friday, August 7th 2009, 11:54

An angry crowd in southern Pakistan attacks the house of a woman accused of desecrating the Koran, police say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan in Mumbai suspect alert

Thursday, August 6th 2009, 14:08
related countries: India India
related places: Mumbai

Pakistan issues a global alert for 13 suspects in connection with November's attacks in the Indian city of Mumbai, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Many missing in Pakistani crash

Thursday, August 6th 2009, 6:23

At least 34 people are feared dead after their bus plunged into the Indus river in northern Pakistan, police say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Drone attack' kills Taliban wife

Wednesday, August 5th 2009, 12:40
related countries: United States United States

Two missiles suspected to have been fired by a US drone kill a wife of a leading Pakistani militant, relatives tell the BBC.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan adjourns 'militant' case

Monday, August 3rd 2009, 16:52

Pakistan's Supreme Court adjourns hearings seeking the re-arrest of a charity leader accused over the Mumbai attacks.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan schools shut over unrest

Monday, August 3rd 2009, 6:54
related places: Karachi

Schools run by Christian missions in Pakistan's Karachi city close for three days to mourn the killings of Christians in Punjab province.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Swat deal broker cleric 'charged'

Sunday, August 2nd 2009, 16:59
related places: Swat, Taliban

Charges are made against pro-Taliban cleric Sufi Muhammad, who brokered a failed peace deal in Pakistan's Swat valley.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan Christians die in unrest

Sunday, August 2nd 2009, 10:22

Eight Christians are killed in unrest in central Pakistan, after days of tension sparked by the rumoured desecration of a Koran.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan emergency rule 'unlawful'

Friday, July 31st 2009, 17:06

Pakistan's Supreme Court rules that emergency rule enforced by ex-President Pervez Musharraf is unconstitutional and illegal.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sri Lanka earn win over Pakistan

Thursday, July 30th 2009, 13:02

Sri Lanka win the first one-day international against Pakistan by 36 runs in Dambulla.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Court rejects Musharraf trial

Thursday, July 30th 2009, 11:50

The Supreme Court of Pakistan rejects a request to launch a treason case against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Tajik summit to tackle security

Thursday, July 30th 2009, 8:06
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Tajikistan Tajikistan

Tajikistan hosts a regional security summit amid fears the conflicts in Afghanistan and Pakistan are spreading.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sri Lanka v Pakistan latest score

Thursday, July 30th 2009, 5:33

Latest score from the first one-day international in Dambulla.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sharif family tiger sparks Pakistan row

Wednesday, July 29th 2009, 17:23

The family of Pakistan's main opposition leader Nawaz Sharif hands over a Siberian tiger it obtained in breach of the law.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Indian PM defends Pakistan talks

Wednesday, July 29th 2009, 14:48
related countries: India India

Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh says his country had no choice but to hold peace talks with Pakistan.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Musharraf court notice unheeded

Wednesday, July 29th 2009, 8:57

A court notice asking Pakistan's ex-president Pervez Musharraf to explain why he imposed emergency rule goes unheeded.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Joint probe into Pakistan cleric

Tuesday, July 28th 2009, 6:37
related places: Taliban

A pro-Taliban cleric held in Pakistan is to be interrogated by both police and intelligence agencies, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

India submarine 'threatens peace'

Tuesday, July 28th 2009, 5:49
related countries: India India

India's launch of a nuclear-powered submarine is a threat to regional peace and security, Pakistan's foreign ministry says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Culture wars

Monday, July 27th 2009, 14:57
related places: Taliban

Pakistan's arts capital defies Taliban stage fright
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Baloch separatists attack traders

Monday, July 27th 2009, 9:21

A Punjabi rice trader is killed and three others injured in the latest attack on non-Balochis in Pakistan's Balochistan province.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan holds pro-Taliban cleric

Sunday, July 26th 2009, 14:31
related places: Peshawar, Swat

A radical cleric who brokered a failed peace deal in Pakistan's Swat valley has been arrested, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistani held over Polish death

Saturday, July 25th 2009, 22:05
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan, Poland Poland
related places: Taliban

Pakistani police arrest a former right-wing MP accused of ordering the Taliban murder of an abducted Polish engineer.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan court delays Mumbai case

Saturday, July 25th 2009, 12:08
related places: Rawalpindi

A brief hearing is held in the Pakistani city of Rawalpindi for five men accused of a role in last year's Mumbai attacks.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Silent guns

Friday, July 24th 2009, 23:25

What is Pakistan's army up to in South Waziristan?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Monsoon wreaks havoc in Pakistan

Friday, July 24th 2009, 8:48

At least 15,000 people are made homeless after heavy monsoon rains lash parts of Pakistan's Balochistan province
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Bin Laden son 'probably killed'

Thursday, July 23rd 2009, 23:34
related countries: United States United States

US defence officials say they are all but certain that Osama bin Laden's son was killed by a US strike in Pakistan this year.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Malik ton puts Pakistan in charge

Thursday, July 23rd 2009, 12:38
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
related places: Colombo

A brilliant century from Shoaib Malik puts Pakistan firmly on course for a morale-boosting victory in the third Test against Sri Lanka in Colombo.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Taliban say Swat leader 'alive'

Thursday, July 23rd 2009, 10:54
related places: Swat, Taliban

The Taliban deny reports that their leader in Pakistan's Swat valley, Maulana Fazlullah, is close to death.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Explain emergency, Musharraf told

Wednesday, July 22nd 2009, 11:05

Pakistan's top court asks former president Pervez Musharraf to explain his decision to impose emergency rule in 2007.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Fresh Pakistan protest over power

Wednesday, July 22nd 2009, 10:46

Fresh protests rock Pakistan for the second day running over frequent power outages.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan refugees 'return home'

Tuesday, July 21st 2009, 19:13
related places: Swat

At least 350,000 displaced people in Pakistan return to their homes in the strife-torn region of Swat, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Fading democracy

Tuesday, July 21st 2009, 19:06

Why Pakistani local government is grinding to a halt
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US and India agree defence pact

Monday, July 20th 2009, 17:32
related countries: India India, United States United States

The US and India agree a defence pact which will speed up the sale of advanced American weaponry to India.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Gunmen ambush Pakistan police

Monday, July 20th 2009, 6:44

Gunmen ambush a police patrol van in north-west Pakistan, killing four officers, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sri Lanka v Pakistan scorecard

Sunday, July 19th 2009, 21:18
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
related places: Colombo

Sri Lanka seek to complete a series sweep against Pakistan by winning the third Test in Colombo.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Clinton in US-India climate plea

Sunday, July 19th 2009, 14:20
related countries: United States United States
related places: Delhi

Visiting US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she hopes the US and India can tackle climate change together.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan rains kill at least 26

Sunday, July 19th 2009, 13:33
related places: Karachi

At least 26 people die in heavy monsoon rain in the southern Pakistani city of Karachi, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Four die in Pakistan 'drone raid'

Friday, July 17th 2009, 13:13
related countries: United States United States

A missile, suspected to have been fired by a US drone, kills four in Pakistan's North Waziristan tribal region, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Court in Pakistan acquits Sharif

Friday, July 17th 2009, 8:56
related places: Sharif

Pakistan's top court acquits opposition head Nawaz Sharif of hijacking charges, lifting the final ban on him running for office.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

India puts Pakistan talks on hold

Thursday, July 16th 2009, 21:05
related countries: India India
related places: Mumbai

India will not start peace talks with Pakistan until the Mumbai suspects are brought to justice, PM Manmohan Singh says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan and India in terror vow

Thursday, July 16th 2009, 14:27
related countries: India India

Pakistan and India pledge to co-operate in fighting terrorism, after a meeting to discuss restarting peace talks.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

UN worker shot dead in Pakistan

Thursday, July 16th 2009, 13:09

A UN refugee agency official is shot dead during a failed kidnap attempt at a relief camp in north-west Pakistan.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

UN opens Bhutto probe in Pakistan

Thursday, July 16th 2009, 7:54

Members of a United Nations inquiry into the assassination of former Pakistani PM Benazir Bhutto arrive in Pakistan.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pride and struggle

Wednesday, July 15th 2009, 23:34

Plight of displaced on Pakistan's other frontline
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Insurgents killed' in Swat clash

Wednesday, July 15th 2009, 13:32
related places: Swat

Fighting between militants and the army in Pakistan's Swat valley kills nine, as displaced people stream back.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

India and Pakistan discuss terror

Wednesday, July 15th 2009, 8:34
related countries: Egypt Egypt, India India

The foreign secretaries of India and Pakistan meet on the sidelines of a summit in Egypt to discuss terrorism.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Return 'gathers pace' in Pakistan

Tuesday, July 14th 2009, 14:29
related places: Swat

Some 8,800 of the more than two million Pakistanis displaced by fighting in Swat have now left relief camps, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sri Lanka win as Pakistan crumble

Tuesday, July 14th 2009, 12:41
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka

Pakistan lose nine wickets for 35 runs as Sri Lanka win the second Test to secure the three-match series.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Taliban die' in Pakistan clashes

Tuesday, July 14th 2009, 10:08
related places: Taliban

Twenty three militants die in clashes between pro-government tribesmen and Taliban insurgents in north-west Pakistan.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

'Fatwa' on electricity thieves in Pakistan

Monday, July 13th 2009, 15:50

Senior Islamic scholars in Pakistan issue a fatwa, or religious decree, declaring the theft of electricity to be a sin.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan's displaced begin to return

Monday, July 13th 2009, 15:08
related places: Swat

Families displaced by Pakistan's Swat valley conflict start to return home but some still fear for their safety.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Bombed out

Monday, July 13th 2009, 14:55

Pakistani villagers survey the ruins after Buner's battle
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Deadly blast in Pakistani village

Monday, July 13th 2009, 11:08
related places: Lahore

Seven children are among nine people killed in a blast at a village in Pakistan's southern Punjab province, hospital officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Sri Lanka v Pakistan latest score

Sunday, July 12th 2009, 7:57
related countries: Sri Lanka Sri Lanka
related places: Colombo

Sri Lanka take on Pakistan in the second Test in Colombo.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan to try Mumbai suspects

Saturday, July 11th 2009, 15:04

Pakistan says the trial of five men suspected of involvement in the attack on the Taj Hotel in Mumbai is likely to start next week.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Polio threat to Pakistan children

Saturday, July 11th 2009, 14:43

Continuing conflict in Pakistan has left more than a million children at risk of contracting polio, health officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Town of fear

Saturday, July 11th 2009, 10:22
related places: Swat

Pakistan urges return to Swat - but is it safe?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Swat Taliban chief 'near death'

Friday, July 10th 2009, 15:08
related places: Swat, Taliban

The leader of Taliban militants in Pakistan's Swat district is critically wounded and close to death, the BBC has learned.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Nato denies 'Afpak' imperial plan

Friday, July 10th 2009, 9:16
related countries: Afghanistan Afghanistan
related places: Nato

The head of Nato's military committee says the alliance has no imperial ambitions in Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Pakistan petrol tax row continues

Friday, July 10th 2009, 8:35

A lawyer challenges in court the Pakistan government's new petrol tax, the latest move in an escalating row over oil prices.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 44/74

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS