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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

    21 kidnapped policemen found shot dead in northwest Pakistan

    Posted Dec 30th 2012, 09:47am by Associated Press in Peshawar

    ... Associated Press in Peshawar Twenty-one tribal policemen believed to have been kidnapped by the Taliban were found shot dead in Pakistan’s troubled northwest tribal region early Sunday, ... but suspicion fell on the Pakistani Taliban, who have been waging a bloody insurgency against the government for the past few years. The tribal region is the main sanctuary for the Taliban in Pakistan. ...

  3. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Suicide bomber kills nine at Pakistan political rally

    Posted Dec 23rd 2012, 10:11am by Associated Press

    ... Associated Press A suicide bomber in Pakistan killed nine people including a provincial government official at a political rally held Saturday by a party that has opposed the Taliban, officials said. The rally in Peshawar, the capital of northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, was held by the Awami National Party, whose members have been repeatedly targeted by the Taliban ...

  4. News - Asia - PAKISTAN

    Eight polio workers in Pakistan shot dead

    Posted Dec 20th 2012, 12:00am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Peshawar Sindh halts immunisation after health workers killed; other provinces likely to follow suit Polio vaccination campaign halted after Taliban attacks Gunmen ... by the Taliban. Pakistan is one of only three countries in the world where polio is still endemic. But efforts to stamp out the crippling disease have been hampered by the Taliban, who have banned ...


    After Boston, lessons from a legacy of terror

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... and admit to receiving training and funding from the Pakistan Taliban. He was sentenced to life in prison. Adis Medunjanin, charged in a conspiracy to detonate bombs in New York City subways, ...



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