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US, Australian hostages freed by Taliban in prisoner swap

ISLAMABAD (AP) - The Taliban on Tuesday freed an American and an Australian held hostage since 2016 in exchange for three top Taliban figures...

Survivors say burning train took 20 minutes to stop, 74 dead

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) - A raging fire swept through a train in Pakistan's eastern Punjab Province on Thursday, killing 74 people, and survivors said...

Fire on moving train kills 71 passengers in central Pakistan

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) - A massive fire caused by a cooking gas stove erupted Thursday on a train traveling in Pakistan's eastern Punjab province,...

Fire on moving train kills 71 passengers in central Pakistan

MULTAN, Pakistan (AP) - A massive fire caused by a cooking gas stove erupted Thursday on a train traveling in Pakistan's eastern Punjab province,...

Islamabad court grants bail to free Pakistani ex-PM

ISLAMABAD (AP) - An Islamabad court in an emergency hearing Saturday granted temporary freedom to Pakistan's ailing former prime minister, Nawaz Sharif, who had...

Report: Smartphone malware targeting Pakistani officials

ISLAMABAD (AP) - A security firm says fake smartphone apps laden with malware are targeting Pakistan's military and government.A report Wednesday by Canadian company...

UK royal couple returns home after 5-day visit to Pakistan

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate wrapped up their five-day visit to Pakistan on Friday, in which they dined with...

Pakistan silences army’s critics with raids, terror charges

ISLAMABAD (AP) - A dozen plainclothes Pakistani security forces attempted Thursday to raid the former home of a human rights activist who recently fled...

UK’s Prince William, Kate see Pakistani cultural hub Lahore

LAHORE, Pakistan (AP) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate are touring Pakistan's eastern city of Lahore, where they will visit a cancer...

UK’s Prince William, Kate arrive in Pakistan for 5-day visit

ISLAMABAD (AP) - Britain's Prince William and his wife Kate arrived in Pakistan's capital, Islamabad on Monday on a five-day visit, which authorities say...