Police in Pakistan say an assault by militants on a university campus is now over - and that all four gunmen have been killed. Security forces were engaged in a battle with militants who stormed Bacha Khan University.
A federal judge has ruled that three former University of Virginia students were defamed in a 2014 article about campus rape. The article was later retracted when it appeared the alleged victim had fabricated the story.
Afghanistan, Congo and Pakistan have been elected to the prestigious UN Human Rights Council. But experts say these countries have a dismal rights record and their election to the body is condemnable.
After a one-year hiatus, the four-nation Afghanistan peace talks are taking place in Oman. Pakistan is under pressure from Donald Trump's administration to honor its counterterrorism commitments in the region.
Military supporters in Pakistan are criticizing the foreign minister's comments against jihadi groups. At the same time, Islamist outfits are aiming for a greater political role in the country. Sattar Khan reports.
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