As the death toll rises to over 300, emergency services in quake-hit Pakistan and Afghanistan are struggling to cope. Rescuers are searching rubble in northern Pakistan to find thousands of people believed trapped.
According to a new UN report, Afghanistan's protracted war killed a record number of 1,662 civilians in the first six months of this year. DW spoke to Dr. Sima Samar, chairperson of the Afghan Human Rights Commission.
While visiting Afghanistan and Pakistan, China's Foreign Minister Wang Yi has urged the two countries to form a crisis prevention mechanism. Can Beijing persuade Islamabad to allay Kabul’s concern and rein in jihadists?
Several South Asian countries have experienced a boom in viewership of football events like Champions League matches in recent years. DW explores whether the German national league can capture part of the market.
The Trump administration has slashed its foreign military assistance to Pakistan and is contemplating converting it into a loan in its budget. Does it imply the US no longer needs Pakistan's counterterrorism support?
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