Pakistan can no longer be patient with militants and must use force, officials say after the 'mass murder' of security forces in Mohmand Agency.
Local and international officials denounce the attack that killed three members of the security forces.
The first council, with 30 members, started operating out of the Gulbahar Police Station in January; others are planned elsewhere in Peshawar and across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
Tajik authorities have formed an all-female police unit to help combat domestic violence, human trafficking and other issues that primarily affect women.
The attacks against several Khyber Pakhtunkhwa politicians serve as a reminder of the threats they face, according to officials.
Ashgabat is taking preventive measures after what is presumed to have been a Taliban ambush that killed three Turkmen border guards.
Attacks on cinemas show that the Taliban want only chaos, citizens say.
Authorities are urging Kyrgyz to stay home rather than fight in Syria.
After years of trying to curb wall chalking, Sindh finally has a plan to deter it.
The 'Eat Right, Go Light' campaign is education Kazakh children about the importance of eating right.