Two people from the ethnic Hazara community were shot dead in a sectarian attack in southwestern Pakistan on Sunday, where targeted killings of minorities have continued despite improvements in overall security.
Ali Zafar denied the accusations, threatening legal action against popular actress Meesha Shafi.
Three Iranian security personnel were killed by militants in a cross-border attack on the frontier with Pakistan on Tuesday, Iran's Revolutionary Guards said.
Afghan tribesmen on Monday returned a Pakistani soldier they captured in a deadly skirmish along the countries' border, as well as the bodies of five soldiers, the governor of Afghanistan's Khost province said.
Though security has improved in Pakistan's remote areas bordering Afghanistan, sectarian militant attacks still occur.
The centre, inaugurated last year by Qatar Charity, functions round the clock to provide “high-quality healthcare services” to beneficiaries, the charity has stressed in a statement.
Pakistan's supreme court Friday banned former prime minister Nawaz Sharif from participating in elections for life, as his embattled ruling party prepares for nationwide polls due later this year.
Pakistan's leading television news channel has gone off the air in army cantonments and is facing interruptions in other areas across the country, its management said on Monday.
Nearly 260,000 volunteers and workers fanned out across Pakistan in an effort to vaccinate every child below the age of five in a week-long campaign, Pakistan's national coordinator on polio, Mohammad Safdar, said.
Pakistan's Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi arrived in the Afghan capital Kabul on Friday on a one-day visit aimed at improving relations between the countries.
The Islamic State group on Tuesday claimed responsibility for killing four members of a Christian family in southwestern Pakistan.