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  1. News - World

    Official: Earthquake of magnitude 7.7 hits southwestern Pakistan

    Posted Sep 24th 2013, 08:08pm by AP

    ... KARACHI, Pakistan (AP) — Official: Earthquake of magnitude 7.7 hits southwestern Pakistan. ...

  2. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Three per cent of drone deaths civilian: Pakistan

    Posted Oct 31st 2013, 03:57pm by Associated Press in Islamabad

    ... Associated Press in Islamabad Pakistan’s Ministry of Defence has said just 3 per cent of the victims of drone attacks in the country are civilian, sparking an outcry from rights activists Pakistan’s government said on Wednesday 3 per cent of 2,227 people killed in US drone strikes since 2008 were civilians, a surprisingly low figure that sparked criticism from groups that have ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani Taliban choose new leader, dismiss peace talks

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 09:57am by Agence France-Presse in Miranshah, Pakistan

    ... Agence France-Presse in Miranshah, Pakistan Hardline cleric Maulana Fazlullah chosen to succeed Hakimullah Mehsud as Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan leader The Pakistani Taliban appointed ... notorious for leading the militants’ brutal two-year rule in Pakistan’s northwestern Swat valley, was elected to replace Hakimullah Mehsud, who was killed in a US drone strike last Friday. ...

  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    US implicitly defends killing Pakistani Taliban leader Hakimullah Mehsud

    Posted Nov 05th 2013, 12:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Washington

    ... billion in American aid The United States implicitly defended on Monday the killing of a top extremist leader in a drone strike in Pakistan, but admitted “tensions” and occasional ... it would scuttle its peace talks with the group. The killing came just over a week after Pakistan’s Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif asked President Barack Obama in Oval Office talks to stop drone ...

  5. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Militants fire on Pakistan quake relief helicopter

    Posted Sep 27th 2013, 12:48pm by Associated Press in Pakistan

    ... Associated Press in Pakistan Rescue workers pace peril in Pakistan's earthquake zone of Baluchistan as militants fire rockets at a government helicopter. Two rockets fired by militants in Pakistan’s quake-struck region narrowly missed a government relief helicopter on Thursday as survivors complained aid was not reaching far-flung areas and the death toll climbed to 348. ...

  6. News - Asia - NOBEL PRIZES

    Nobel Prize for Peace sends a message to old rivals India and Pakistan

    Posted Oct 12th 2014, 06:26am by AP

    ... to the rival nations of India and Pakistan that if two of their citizens can work for a common goal, their governments too could do better in finding common ground. The two nations have almost defined ... of the countries made "a great statement from the Nobel committee looking at the present scenarios between India and Pakistan". Nor was the significance lost on Malala, who invited Indian Prime ...

  7. News - Asia - HUMAN RIGHTS

    Malala of Pakistan, Satyarthi of India win Nobel Peace Prize

    Posted Oct 10th 2014, 06:35pm by AP

    ... children" of the world. The news set off celebrations on the streets of Mingora, the main town in Pakistan's volatile Swat valley. At the town's Khushal public school, which is owned ... said. Pakistani Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan congratulated the nation, Malala and her family. "This has given pride to the whole of Pakistan," he said. The Nobel ...

  8. News - Asia - SOUTH ASIA

    Indian, Pakistan troops trade heavy cross-border fire

    Posted Oct 09th 2014, 05:17am by Reuters

    ... killed and thousands took refuge in camps in the disputed region of Kashmir yesterday after some of the most intense fighting between nuclear-armed neighbours Pakistan and India in a decade. Nine ... Jammu due to the fighting, and have taken refuge in schools and relief camps. "If India and Pakistan troops have hostility, let them fight. What have we done to them?" said Gharo Devi, ...

  9. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Seven killed in bomb blast in Pakistan’s Karachi

    Posted Aug 07th 2013, 12:27pm by Agence France-Presse in Karachi

    ... Agence France-Presse in Karachi A bomb blast in Pakistan’s port city of Karachi early on Wednesday killed seven people and wounded 26 others, police said. The blast took place ... official Tariq Dharejo saod. Dharejo said the bomb was a remote-controlled device. Local lawmaker Sania Naz from the Pakistan People’s Party also confirmed the blast and put the death toll at 11. ...

  10. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Bomb in Pakistan kills 11 on election day

    Posted May 11th 2013, 01:46pm by Agence France-Presse in Karachi

    ... Agence France-Presse in Karachi A bomb attack targeting an election candidate killed at least eleven people and wounded 36 others in Pakistan’s financial hub of Karachi as historic polls ... claimed by Pakistan’s umbrella Tehreek-e-Taliban (TTP) insurgent group. “To revolt against this system, the TTP have planned several actions on May 11, so we appeal to the people to stay away from ...




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