Pakistan has named a new army chief. He is General Raheel Sharif, who has taken over the 600-thousand strong army from General Ashfaq Kayani, who chose to retire.
A Pakistani family has confronted the US governement in Congress yesterday over the death of a 67-year-old grandmother killed in a US drone attack.
In this week's edition RFI talks to Benjamin Ismael, head of the Asia desk at Reporters Without Borders about the threat of radical Islam for journalists in Pakistan.
President Barack Obama met Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at the White House on Wednesday.
A far-right electoral win worries most commentators. A secret government memo warns of anger and cynicism among the electorate.
An alleged longstanding member of Al-Qaeda, who was thrown out of Pakistan on Tuesday, has been charged with plotting terrorism and kept behind bars in France.
Pakistan on Tuesday deported a French national, accused of links to Al-Qaeda and suspected of recruiting Islamist fighters.
French engineering giant Alstom is to build five turbines for a dam being built on the Chenab river in Indian-run Kashmir.The move is likely to anger Pakistan, which accuses India of cutting off ...
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India today celebrates its 66th anniversary of independence, a day after Pakistan on Wednesday celebrated its 67th independence day.