The Army is preparing for a new offensive in South Waziristan. A US drone strike Thursday killed at least nine in the area.
In a sign of growing militancy, threats against females are swelling in cosmopolitan Karachi.
They have been used to attack militants in Pakistan and Afghanistan. But are their benefits outweighed by backlash on the ground?
The 1.5 million displaced Pakistanis displaced are waiting in squalid camps to go home. The US offered $110 million in new aid on Tuesday.
A escalating feud could distract Baitullah Mehsud and his 10,000-plus men from fighting Western forces in Afghanistan.
The umbrella organization includes many different groups fighting the Afghan government and Western forces.
On Tuesday, Pakistani leaders reportedly rebuked visiting US officials over the airstrikes, which have prompted violent responses from militants.