Latest from Pamela Constable

Amid fears that ethnic tensions could erupt, some urge putting peace first.

  • Nov 15, 2018

The government denied reports that Asia Bibi was then secretly flown out of the country. Her acquittal by the Supreme Court last week sparked protests by a Muslim group.

  • Nov 8, 2018

There has been no claim of responsibly for the killing of Maulana Sami ul-Haq.

  • Nov 3, 2018

The motives behind the slaying of Maulana Sami ul-Haq were not clear, but it came amid growing unrest after a Christian woman was acquitted of blasphemy.

  • Nov 2, 2018

A U.S. watchdog also criticized poor Afghan anti-drug and anti-corruption efforts.

  • Nov 1, 2018

The surprise verdict in Asia Bibi’s case drew praise from rights groups but ignited religious protests.

  • Oct 31, 2018

She was imprisoned since 2010, accused of making "derogatory remarks" about the prophet Muhammad during a dispute over water with village women. Her case became a major point contention on both sides, and authorities feared violence.

  • Oct 31, 2018

The killing of the Kandahar police chief leaves a pall over the former Taliban stronghold.

  • Oct 27, 2018

Public anger over killings of Afghan officials in Kandahar raises fears of unrest. 

  • Oct 24, 2018

The court also convicted Nawaz Sharif's daughter and son-in-law. All were in London but have said they will return to face justice.

  • Jul 6, 2018
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