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2017-11-17 | Terrorism

ISIS left clinging to scraps in Iraq and Syria

The group has lost 95% of the cross-border 'caliphate' it declared in Iraq and Syria in 2014.

Terrorism 2017-11-17

ISIS left clinging to scraps in Iraq and Syria

The group has lost 95% of the cross-border 'caliphate' it declared in Iraq and Syria in 2014.

2017-11-17 | Economy

Swat District honey, silk industries get government boost

Newly inaugurated common facilities established by the government are expected to improve the quality and value of locally produced honey and silk.

Economy 2017-11-17

Swat District honey, silk industries get government boost

Newly inaugurated common facilities established by the government are expected to improve the quality and value of locally produced honey and silk.

2017-11-16 | Security

Russia caught spreading 'barrage of lies' on social media

The Russian Ministry of Defence attempted to pass off images from a video game as 'proof' the US military was aiding militants. Social media users debunked Moscow's claims.

Security 2017-11-16

Russia caught spreading 'barrage of lies' on social media

The Russian Ministry of Defence attempted to pass off images from a video game as 'proof' the US military was aiding militants. Social media users debunked Moscow's claims.

2017-11-16 | Youth

Pakistani child wins global film award for 'I will be your Spiderman'

The short film promoting education for all children was produced by a 5-year-old boy from Peshawar.

Youth 2017-11-16

Pakistani child wins global film award for 'I will be your Spiderman'

The short film promoting education for all children was produced by a 5-year-old boy from Peshawar.

2017-11-15 | Terrorism

Militants have 'no mercy' for women and children in Pakistan, Afghanistan

The Taliban on both sides of the border have a history of raping women and killing children, observers say.

Terrorism 2017-11-15

Militants have 'no mercy' for women and children in Pakistan, Afghanistan

The Taliban on both sides of the border have a history of raping women and killing children, observers say.

2017-11-14 | Crime & Justice

Khuli Kachehri provides quick justice in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

The open court initiative addresses residents' grievances and provides immediate solutions to community concerns, officials say.

Crime & Justice 2017-11-14

Khuli Kachehri provides quick justice in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

The open court initiative addresses residents' grievances and provides immediate solutions to community concerns, officials say.

2017-11-13 | Women's Rights

Special courts tackle violence against women and children in Punjab

The newly established courts are aimed at speeding up proceedings in cases of rape, abuse, human trafficking, harassment and other issues.

Women's Rights 2017-11-13

Special courts tackle violence against women and children in Punjab

The newly established courts are aimed at speeding up proceedings in cases of rape, abuse, human trafficking, harassment and other issues.

2017-11-10 | Education

Officials attempt to overcome education challenges in Balochistan

More than 15,000 schools have been closed in the province due to various insurgent activities.

Education 2017-11-10

Officials attempt to overcome education challenges in Balochistan

More than 15,000 schools have been closed in the province due to various insurgent activities.

2017-11-09 | Crime & Justice

KP Police utilise social media to improve public outreach, receive tips

Multiple social media accounts are in use to receive complaints and inform the public.

Crime & Justice 2017-11-09

KP Police utilise social media to improve public outreach, receive tips

Multiple social media accounts are in use to receive complaints and inform the public.

2017-11-08 | Economy

Foreign investors 'optimistic' about Pakistan's economic outlook

Multinational companies are expected to invest billions of dollars in Pakistan over the next ten years.

Economy 2017-11-08

Foreign investors 'optimistic' about Pakistan's economic outlook

Multinational companies are expected to invest billions of dollars in Pakistan over the next ten years.

2017-11-07 | Women's Rights

Pakistani women eye growing role in democracy

More women are running for seats and campaigning for elections amid recent reforms.

Women's Rights 2017-11-07

Pakistani women eye growing role in democracy

More women are running for seats and campaigning for elections amid recent reforms.

2017-11-03 | Security

Counselling initiatives aim to rehabilitate militants, prevent new ones

'The counselling process helped me to understand the truth,' one former militant told Pakistan Forward. 'It has changed my life.'

Security 2017-11-03

Counselling initiatives aim to rehabilitate militants, prevent new ones

'The counselling process helped me to understand the truth,' one former militant told Pakistan Forward. 'It has changed my life.'

2017-11-02 | Terrorism

Newly released bin Laden documents shed light on al-Qaeda-Iran relations

Senior al-Qaeda leaders' apparent ability to function under Iranian protection supports claims that Tehran and bin Laden had a working relationship.

Terrorism 2017-11-02

Newly released bin Laden documents shed light on al-Qaeda-Iran relations

Senior al-Qaeda leaders' apparent ability to function under Iranian protection supports claims that Tehran and bin Laden had a working relationship.

2017-11-01 | Security

Pakistan Motor Rally celebrates country's 70th year of independence

The rally, which involved a 3,000km-long drive across Pakistan, was a clear message of hope and peace, participants and officials say.

Security 2017-11-01

Pakistan Motor Rally celebrates country's 70th year of independence

The rally, which involved a 3,000km-long drive across Pakistan, was a clear message of hope and peace, participants and officials say.