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  1. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani Taliban chief says group is open to talks if Islamabad cuts US ties

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Peshawar Taliban open to talks if Islamabad cuts US ties Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud said his organisation could be open to talks with Islamabad ... But if Pakistan decides to open talks while remaining US slaves the talks will not succeed because a slave can never take independent decisions." He also accused Islamabad of reneging on peace deals ...

  2. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan's secret parties push religious boundaries

    Posted Aug 22nd 2012, 12:00am

    ... Reuters in Islamabad Elite have fun but are forced to tread lightly amid rising conservatism and Taliban threats Pakistan's secret parties out of step with religion Women in short ... of parties in Islamabad, Karachi and Lahore to push social boundaries in discreet surroundings that would enrage hardliners. "This is just epic," said Numair Shahzada, at a party ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Young activist receives death threat after Malala Yousafzai's attack

    Posted Oct 26th 2012, 12:00am by GDN

    ... The Guardian in Islamabad Family that promotes women's development warned that 'your daughter is next' Activist receives death threat after Malala attack A young activist ... a red cross on the gate of the family house in Islamabad. "I removed it but someone just repainted it," he said. "Then after Malala was attacked, we received telephone calls ...

  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan attacks kill 35 as leaders meet for summit

    Posted Nov 22nd 2012, 02:54pm by Agence France-Presse in Islamabad

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad A suicide attack on a Shiite Muslim procession in Pakistan overnight killed 23 people in the deadliest assault in the country for five months as Muslim leaders gathered for a rare summit in Islamabad. Police in the garrison city of Rawalpindi near the capital said the bomber blew himself up when he was stopped for a security check as Shiite ...

  5. News - Asia

    Pakistan flies wounded Malala to UK for treatment

    Posted Oct 16th 2012, 12:00am by Agence France-Presse in Islamabad

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Pakistan flies Malala to UK for treatment A teenage Pakistani rights activist was flown to Britain for specialist long-term care yesterday after being ... took off from Islamabad airport, and Pakistan said an intensive care specialist was accompanying her. The shooting has been denounced worldwide and by Pakistan's government, which has said ...

  6. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistan to free former Afghan Taliban No 2

    Posted Sep 10th 2013, 09:37pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Release of Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar comes amid growing pressure to boost peace efforts Pakistan will soon release former Afghan Taliban second-incommand, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, in an attempt to help advance peace efforts in neighbouring Afghanistan, Pakistan's foreign policy chief said yesterday. Pakistan is under growing pressure ...

  7. News - World - AFGHANISTAN

    Taliban close office in Qatar and vow to step up fight against Karzai

    Posted Jul 11th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Islamabad Taliban close office in Qatar and vow to step up fight against Karzai Afghanistan's Taliban have temporarily closed their new office in Qatar, abandoning a diplomatic approach seen as the best hope of finding a political end to the protracted 12-year war and vowing to fight on against President Hamid Karzai's government. Experts said the final ...

  8. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Shot Pakistan schoolgirl makes ‘steady’ progress

    Posted Oct 14th 2012, 05:00pm by Agence France-Presse in Islamabad

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad A Pakistani schoolgirl shot in the head by the Taliban in retaliation for her campaign for the right to education is making “slow and steady progress” ... US$100,000 for the capture of her attackers. She is being treated at the country’s top military hospital in Rawalpindi, the twin city of the capital Islamabad, and on Saturday she showed signs ...

  9. News - Asia

    Briefs, September 27, 2012

    Posted Sep 27th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... of abuse of power during his tenure. The order prevents him from leaving the capital island, Male. AFP   Taliban spare minister who offered bounty ISLAMABAD- The Pakistani Cabinet minister who put ...

  10. News - World - US MILITARY

    US drone attacks in Pakistan terrorising civilian population

    Posted Sep 26th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Islamabad Civilians scared to gather in groups out in open for any reason due to US campaign, report says Pakistanis living in total fear of drone strikes The US ... American lives, but the campaign has become a festering sore in US-Pakistan relations. Islamabad says the strikes are counterproductive and a violation of its sovereignty, but US officials ...




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