Military courts were first set up by the parliament in early 2015 in response to an attack by Pakistani Taliban fighters on a military-run school that killed 134 children.
Syed Raza Hassan
A corruption investigation into Pakistan’s loss-making carrier is currently on.
The bombing at the famed Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in southern Sindh province was Pakistan’s deadliest attack in two years, killing at least 83 people
ISIS has claimed responsibility for the attack on Lal Shahbaz Qalandar shrine in southern Pakistan.
Eight of the 39 cases against Waseem Akhtar centre on his alleged role in orchestrating political violence that paralysed Karachi in May 2007.
Labourers in the Gaddani ship-breaking industry often work in poor conditions without basic protective gear.
The blanket ban drew immediate criticism from viewers and cable operators in Pakistan, a nation where Indian soap operas and Bollywood wildly popular.
Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s office said he has “expressed deep grief and sorrow over the loss of precious lives”.
Pakistan has been ruled by the military for almost half its history and repeatedly swung between democracy and military rule.
In a nation often riven by social, ethnic and religious strife, Abdul Sattar Edhi won respect for his devotion to helping the poor.
While Pakistani militants have often attacked teams trying to eradicate the crippling childhood disease, a police chief said his men were the target this time, not the health workers.