Mahmud was shot dead by unknown gunmen as she was returning home shortly after hosting a seminar on human rights abuses.
Bomb in police station kills 3 in Kandahar province of Afghanistan; Taliban likely responsible.
Afghanistan Taliban militants abduct 19 working on land mine clearance in an eastern province.
Those killed include a commander and close aide of former Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan head, Hakimullah Mehsud.
Taliban fighters overran Afghanistan army posts and launched a massive attack which has caused the loss of 30 soldiers.
The vendor was arrested and an investigation launched into whether the food was deliberately tainted, he said.
A suicide car bomber has targeted a convoy of US troops in the country, killing 3 Afghan civilians and wounding 4.
Pakistan says it is supporting potential peace talks between the Afghan government and Afghan Taliban.
The Pakistani army launched airstrikes along Afghan border killing 34 terrorists in militant hideouts.
The Taliban suicide attacks on two churches in Lahore left 15 people dead and over 80 wounded.
Pakistan mourns for Taliban church attack victims; Christian minority blocked roads in protest over the attacks.
Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has announced Rs 5,00,000 compensation for those killed in the attack.
Afghan official claims that 7 policemen were the victim of latest Taliban attack in central Afghanistan.
In 2014, more than 5,000 policemen were killed by insurgents, raising concerns about the force’s sustainability.
Stanikzai said an investigation had been launched to “identify the attackers and the motive behind the attack”.