Dawn (Pakistan)

KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - False allegations of blasphemy must attract punitive measures. Blasphemy is not a charge to be levelled lightly.

SRINAGAR, Kashmir(Dawn/ANN) - The use of human shields by the Indian Army in held Kashmir has been reported many times in the past since the start of militancy in the 1990s.

KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - Given the changing culture of society, educational institutions must promote a holistic and conducive learning environment. The absence of this will ensure the manifestation of intolerance and gender inequality.

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Atmosphere of meeting 'intimidating' to family, Jadhav speaking under 'considerable stress and coercion', claims Delhi.

KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - Regardless of what people think of this self-avowed liberal class in Pakistan, liberal ideals enjoy a near-hegemonic status globally and their influence in Pakis­tan is pervasive. 

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ ANN) - The 20-year-old Khairul Mohammad had arrived in Karachi a week ago, following which he travelled to Peshawar where he reportedly bought four pistols, eight magazines and bullets before having them concealed in a microwave oven and his shoes to avoid detection at the airport. 

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ ANN) - Pakistan's deep state is like an unbridled horse, without the reins of law or control through judicial or parliamentary oversight.

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ ANN) - It is easy to blame religion but one can be a religious person without embracing criminal mass violence.

ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ ANN) - It will take courage to undo years of miseducation, intolerance and denial to create a vision of Pakistan as a peaceful, tolerant and pluralistic society. But our own dignity as a nation is at stake. After all, there’s no point crying for the Palestinians or the Rohingya when we’re acting like their tormentors in our own country.

WASHINGTON (Dawn/ANN) - Officials say the US secretary of state has had "very fruitful conversations" with Pakistani leadership.