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Wikipedia back online in Pakistan after ‘blasphemy’ ban

Blasphemy is a sensitive issue in Muslim-majority Pakistan, and social media giants have previously been banned

Pakistan’s former military ruler Pervez Musharraf dies

Musharraf ruled Pakistan for nearly nine years, starting when then-Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif attempted to remove him as army chief

Pakistan mosque blast that killed 100 was ‘revenge against police’

Low-level militancy, often targeting security checkpoints, has been steadily rising in the areas near Peshawar that border Afghanistan

Over 60 dead, mostly police, in Pakistan mosque blast

The attack happened during afternoon worship in the provincial capital of Peshawar, close to former tribal areas along the Afghan border

Library thrives in Pakistan’s ‘wild west’ gun market town

Libraries are rare in Pakistan's rural areas, and the few that exist in urban centres are often poorly stocked and infrequently used

Christians in Pakistan celebrate Christmas amid heightened security

There were no violent attacks to mar the celebration, and many credited the heightened security measures for keeping the peace

In Pakistan, healing for victims of abduction and forced marriage

The number of cases of forced conversion is increasing at a dangerous pace in Pakistan

Pakistan cracks down on ‘blasphemy through social media’

Pakistan has been witnessing a crackdown on blasphemy on social media, applying existing severe criminal legislation

‘Women often targeted in discrimination against Christian minorities’

"In many countries where religious persecution is still rife, violence against women is often used as a weapon of discrimination”

Pakistan reverses morality ban on transgender romance movie

Pakistan's information ministry declared the film "repugnant to the norms of decency and morality"

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