by Zack Ford Posted on September 26, 2014
The United Nations Human Rights Commission passed a resolution seeking to protect LGBT people from violence, but not everybody supported it.
by Emily Atkin Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 8, 2014
Many have called the floods the worst to hit the region in over half a century.
by Hayes Brown Posted on September 2, 2014
With the police and government on one side, a cricket star and cleric on the other, and the Army set to win either way, it's not looking good in Pakistan.
by Hayes Brown Posted on July 4, 2014 Updated: July 4, 2014
This July 4th, take a look at how some other countries made their way to independence and how they celebrate today.
by Will Freeman Posted on June 21, 2014
There are now more displaced people worldwide than any time since World War II. Three developments in the past week help explain the dramatic surge in refugees.
by Will Freeman Posted on May 30, 2014
Pakistan's highest religious and political authorities are taking action against so-called "honor killings" after the murder of a 25-year old pregnant woman.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 29, 2014
There's been no new drone strikes against targets in Pakistan since Christmas, the longest gap in attacks in years.
by Ari Phillips Posted on May 13, 2014
Last week Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif inaugurated Pakistan’s first solar power park, which will start generating 100 megawatts of electricity by the end of the year and a total of 1,000 megawatts by 2016.
by Hayes Brown Posted on February 19, 2014 Updated: February 19, 2014
Polio is on the brink of eradication. But violence in these four states is hampering efforts to end the scourge once and for all.
by Ari Phillips Posted on February 3, 2014
With its population approaching 200 million, Pakistan is one of the most vulnerable countries to the impacts of climate change.