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  1. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Pakistan is losing its fight against radicalism

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 12:00am by SYED FAZL-E-HAIDER

    ... Syed Fazl-e-Haider Syed Fazl-e-Haider says attacks on journalists reflect the Taliban's deadly grip on society Is Pakistan losing its fight against radicalism? Pakistan, a frontline ... a bomb disposal squad defused a device planted under his car in Islamabad. The Taliban had criticised Mir for his support of 15-year-old Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by the Taliban in October ...

  2. 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 ... consider negotiations with the Pakistani government but only if it abandoned ties with Washington. The tape emerged after a spate of high-profile attacks claimed by the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Pakistani warlord Mullah Nazir killed in US drone strike

    Posted Jan 04th 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... was the main militant commander in South Waziristan, part of Pakistan's tribal belt where the Taliban and al-Qaeda-linked militants have bases. He is the highest profile casualty in a drone strike ... Taliban, who are fighting a domestic insurgency. He was also wounded in a suicide attack in South Waziristan on November 29. But his death may have significance for US-led efforts to hold at bay ...

  4. News - World

    Briefs, September 28, 2012

    Posted Sep 28th 2012, 12:00am by AGENCIES

    ... Major drug trafficker taken by police MEXICO CITY- Mexican officials say they have struck a major blow against a faction of the hyper-violent Zetas cartel after arresting one of the country's most-wanted drug traffickers, Ivan Velazquez Caballero, known as "El Taliban", and placing him on display in a press conference. Velazquez Caballero has allegedly been fighting ...



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