# pakistan - Friday 12 June, 2015
Teachers in northwest Pakistan were given permission to carry firearms in the classroom after Taliban militants massacred 132 students at a school in December.
# pakistan - Friday 5 June, 2015
Public prosecutor Sayed Naeem had said they were all sentenced to life in prison – now he claims he was misquoted.
# pakistan - Friday 8 May, 2015
The aircraft carrying them has crashed into a school in northern Pakistan.
# pakistan - Saturday 2 May, 2015
TheJournal.ie spoke to Sohaib Athar, four years after he unknowingly live-tweeted history in the making.
# pakistan - Thursday 30 April, 2015
The 17-year-old was the youngest person to win the Nobel Peace Prize.
# pakistan - Thursday 23 April, 2015
“On behalf of the United States government, I offer our deepest apologies to the families.”
# pakistan - Sunday 15 March, 2015
The Ireland captain said he was ‘proud’ of the team’s performances.
In the end, net run-rate sends Phil Simmons’ side home.
# pakistan - Saturday 14 March, 2015
William Porterfield insists ‘it’s just another game’ but the stakes couldn’t be higher in Adelaide.
# pakistan - Monday 16 February, 2015
The Boys in Green cemented their reputation as giant-killers earlier.
# pakistan - Saturday 31 January, 2015
Thousands protested in anger after the attack.
# pakistan - Friday 16 January, 2015
A doctor in the Zinder’s hospital said that all of the dead and three of the injured had gunshot wounds.
“Friends uplift the soul.”
# pakistan - Friday 9 January, 2015
The man had been learning black magic.
# pakistan - Monday 22 December, 2014
Six men were hanged at the weekend.
# pakistan - Wednesday 17 December, 2014
There has been worldwide condemnation of the attack, that killed 141 people in total.
# pakistan - Tuesday 16 December, 2014
The Irish National Teachers’ Organisation has described it as an “outrage that beggars belief”.
# pakistan - Monday 8 December, 2014
Uruguay has agreed to take six former prisoners.
# pakistan - Saturday 6 December, 2014
Adnan Shukrijumah had been on the FBI’s most-wanted terrorists list.
# pakistan - Monday 1 December, 2014
A new report has detailed incidents across the world.
# pakistan - Friday 7 November, 2014
Robert O’Neill is the latest former Seal to claim he shot the Al-Qaeda leader.
# pakistan - Sunday 2 November, 2014
Sinn Féin the most popular party, Irish Water benchmarking, and murder in Hong Kong.
The incident occurred at Wagah after the ‘flag-lowering’ ceremony.
# pakistan - Monday 8 September, 2014
Thousands more have been left homeless.
# pakistan - Monday 1 September, 2014
The military urged the protesters to leave saying it was ‘embarrassing to everybody’.
# pakistan - Sunday 31 August, 2014
The clashes between police and protesters took place outside the prime minister’s residence.
# pakistan - Saturday 23 August, 2014
Western powers were growing increasingly weary of military engagements in the Middle East – but this provocation will ensure a sustained, focused campaign to eliminate Isis.
# pakistan - Sunday 29 June, 2014
A couple were also killed for marrying without consent.
# pakistan - Tuesday 24 June, 2014
The unidentified gunmen opened fire on the plane as it landed.
# pakistan - Monday 9 June, 2014
The Pakistani Taliban has claimed responsibility for the assault on the airport, which began last night.
# pakistan - Friday 9 May, 2014
One of the quakes struck at the relatively shallow depth of 10 kilometres.
# pakistan - Sunday 20 April, 2014
More than 40 were killed, with several others left in critical condition, after the crash in Pakistan.
# pakistan - Monday 14 April, 2014
The man admitted the terrible crime after being arrested by police. He had already served two years in prison for cannibalism.
# pakistan - Thursday 3 April, 2014
Pervez Musharraf is on trial for treason and could face the death penalty but some are unconvinced the government will complete the trial.
# pakistan - Thursday 27 March, 2014
As a 13-year old schoolgirl, Setsuko Thurlow became a survivor of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima. Her harrowing testimony is a continuing reminder of the importance of nuclear disarmament, writes Jamie Walsh.
# pakistan - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
Salma Ghani was taken by five unidentified men from outside her house in Peshawar on Sunday. Her bullet-riddled body was found in a field yesterday.
# pakistan - Monday 17 February, 2014
Hundreds of people are killed around the country each year in Pakistan in the name of defending family “honour”, but stonings are extremely rare.
# pakistan - Wednesday 5 February, 2014
In this age of digitalised 24-hour news, how can it be so difficult to find a space for stories of people with death-defying courage? Those who defend human rights deserve better, writes Mary Lawlor.
# pakistan - Sunday 26 January, 2014
The children, aged seven to twelve, were playing near their home when the grenade exploded.
# pakistan - Friday 24 January, 2014
The court rejected defence claims that the 65-year-old has mental health problems.