Pakistan has lodged an official protest after what it says was the killing of one of its soldiers in Kashmir by Indian troops. It is the latest in a series of alleged ceasefire violations in the disputed region.
DW correspondent Abdul Ghani Kakar has reportedly been attacked in the southwestern Pakistani city of Quetta. Observers say that Pakistani journalists are being increasingly targeted by both state and non-state actors.
The Taliban attack on a military base on the border to Pakistan raises some questions. How could the attackers surprise the Afghan soldiers and why wasn't there any NATO air support?
A Hindu temple in Pakistan is under threat by the construction of a skyscraper. While the builders say the project is beneficial for Karachi's denizens, the minority Hindus see it as another assault on their faith.
India has a fast growing economy and a booming population. In a bid to decrease reliance on expensive energy imports, the government has started extracting oil locally. Farmers fear the drilling will destroy their crops.
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