It wasn't all bad.
The year 2015 was full of surprises that made us proud, gave us hope and lifted us up. Even though Pakistan faced great challenges in this year, we showed that we can continue to rise above in testing times.
Here are some of the best moments that took place in 2015.
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There is no doubt that Pakistan can stand tall among the best on the global stage. Each year Pakistanis make a mark on the world and 2015 was no different.
Awards and medals
Many surpassed expectations and inspired us all with their resolve and determination this year.
Here are some of the award-winning moments that defined 2015.
Pakistan has the tendency to snatch victory right from the jaws of defeat. More often than not, Pakistanis have impressed the world with their potential, and despite a lack of resources, our raw talent is unstoppable.
Here are some defining moments in sports that will make you beam with pride.
Making us proud
While there were some incidents that pulled us down as a nation, there were others that instilled hope, portraying the true spirit behind Pakistan's diverse, intelligent and competitive society.
Here are a few people, and moments, that have made us proud to be who we are.
What was your most memorable 2015 moment? Share it with us in the comments section below