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  1. Improved lives key to peace in Pakistan

    Posted Sep 22nd 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Pakistani extremists have no respect for the country's fragile democracy. They showed that last December by assassinating opposition leader and two-time prime minister Benazir Bhutto, and again at the weekend with the truck-bombing of the Marriott Hotel in Islamabad's government and diplomatic district. Dozens of people, foreigners among them, died in the blast, which came ...

  2. Former soldier and spy blows cover on agency's secrets

    Posted Aug 06th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... of staff, Lieutenant-General Mohammad Aziz. In 1999, Pakistani forces captured the strategic Kargil mountains in Indian-controlled Kashmir but Islamabad tried to pass it off as the handiwork of Islamic militants. But RAW recorded a conversation between General Musharraf, who was then in Beijing, and General Aziz in Islamabad which established the Pakistani army's role ...

  3. Expose or cover-up?

    Posted Feb 07th 2004, 12:00am by Uday Bhaskar

    ... interrogation. Islamabad is now saying that some scientists have been found- prima facie- to have succumbed to the lure of lucre and that the matter will be investigated. A determined effort is being ...

  4. Bush trip a recipe for regional instability

    Posted Mar 06th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... and forcing Islamabad to put even more military resources into fighting the remnants of Afghanistan's former ruling Taleban regime, instability, not peace, is in the offing. Worse, rewarding ...

  5. Nation strives to create a brighter future

    Posted Aug 14th 2004, 12:00am by Andrea Pawlyna, Michael Taylor

    ... Reports by Andrea Pawlyna and Michael Taylor The government is working hard to address poverty and illiteracy, particularly in the rural areas, and to raise the status of women FROM SCHOOLCHILDREN in ceremonial dress who sing and dance, to a solemn flag-hoisting ceremony in the nation's capital Islamabad- people across Pakistan will mark the 57th anniversary ...

  6. Pakistan's descent into turmoil

    Posted Nov 10th 2007, 12:00am by Kevin Rafferty

    ... selling weapons to the fundamentalists. In the past few months, hardline Muslims have extended their tentacles right into the heart of the capital, Islamabad, where the Red Mosque- on the doorstep ...



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