Latest update: 08/07/2013
The stories making the headlines in Asia
Pakistan is no stranger to suicide bombs attacks but it's reeling from the most recent ones in places such as Quetta, and the targeting of the MQM political party. Tourists have been in danger as well; the Taliban recently killed 10 foreigners who were on a trekking holiday in Pakistan's mountainous north, in the first attack of its kind. It's left the tourist industry fearful for its future.