A private news channel in Pakistan has come under sharp criticism for accusing the country's military of attempting to kill one of its journalists. The country's most popular channel now risks going off air.
Former Afghan Foreign Minister Abdullah Abdullah has retained a strong lead in the country's presidential polls, taking more than 80 percent of votes counted. However, a run-off between the top two still looks likely.
An Afghan security guard has opened fire at a hospital run by a US charity in Kabul, killing three American doctors, according to officials. It is the latest in a series of attacks targeting foreigners in Afghanistan.