At least 33 people have been killed across Pakistan following a series of violence and bombings on the day of the country’s general elections.
Four people have been arrested by police in Pakistan, accused of stealing spinal fluid from women and attempting to sell it.
At least 140 people are believed to have been killed after a fuel tanker burst into flames near the Pakistani city of Ahmedpur East.
Two US Army Rangers who were killed in fighting with Islamic State militants in eastern Afghanistan this week may have been hit by friendly fire, according to the Pentagon.
United States forces have reportedly dropped the largest non-nuclear bomb it has ever used in combat on eastern Afghanistan, targeting a tunnel network used by Islamic State militants.
At least 20 people have been killed, and several others wounded, at a Sufi shrine in Pakistan’s Punjab Province, according to police.
At least five Pakistani soldiers have been killed, following attacks on border checkpoints by militants based in Afghanistan, in northwestern Pakistan.
At least eight people have been killed, and a further 20 wounded, following a bomb blast at an upscale shopping centre, in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore.
At least one person has been killed, and several others wounded, after suicide bombers attacked a courthouse in northwestern Pakistan.
At least 25 people have been killed, and dozens more wounded, following a suicide bombing at a busy shrine in southern Pakistan.