Gunmen, bombers kill 11 in Pakistan capital

ISLAMABAD - Gunmen stormed Pakistan's main court complex in Islamabad...militant groups are operating in Pakistan. And it raised questions of whether...shootings prevalent in other parts of Pakistan, such as Peshawar, near the tribal...
Pakistan's ruling party struggles in election with two party icons dead

...ISLAMABAD - The campaign posters for the Pakistan People's Party show both why it has...out extensive ads in newspapers and on Pakistan television touting their accomplishments...popularity, many analysts still expect the Pakistan People's Party to at least come in...
Quake creates island off Pakistan

KARACHI, Pakistan - Alongside the carnage of Pakistan's massive earthquake came a new creation: a small island...of the earth during the 7.7-magnitude quake that hit Pakistan's Baluchistan province on Tuesday, killing at least 285...
Abduction, attacks mar run-up to Pakistan election

...kidnappings and bombings marred the run-up to Pakistan's nationwide election, capped Thursday...Saturday's election marks the first time in Pakistan's military coup-riddled history that...assembly seat under the banner of the Pakistan People's Party, one of three parties...
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Malala plotter chosen as Pakistani Taliban chief

DERA ISMAIL KHAN, Pakistan - The ruthless commander behind the...talks with the government, accusing Pakistan of working with the U.S. in the...Oct. 23."We will take revenge on Pakistan for the martyrdom of Hakimullah...
Pakistan: Malala's wounded friends back in school

MINGORA, Pakistan - For one month the dreams kept coming...attacks on girls' education and warned Pakistan will fail if girls are not educated...father says the family will return to Pakistan after his daughter is well enough.But...
It's Pakistan's critical hour

LAHORE, Pakistan - Pakistan is on the brink of chaos, and Congress is in a critical position...the Taliban onslaught. It will also affect America's image in Pakistan and the region. Pakistanis are looking for evidence of the long-term...
AP interview: Pakistan PM sees progress in US ties

LAHORE, Pakistan - In an overture to Washington, Pakistan's prime minister said Monday his country wants to repair...was the strongest indication yet that Islamabad realizes Pakistan needs an alliance with Washington even as it continues...
Cut aid to Pakistan, it's a losing cause

Pakistan is a major beneficiary of U.S. aid. Since 2002, we have given Pakistan more than $18 billion. It now appears that Osama...specially built compound within a stone's throw from Pakistan's major military academy. Even if bin Laden...
A blow to a liberal Pakistan

...Salman Taseer, the governor of Punjab, Pakistan's largest province, has illustrated...fellow politicians were unwilling to: that Pakistan's blasphemy law must be repealed in order for Pakistan to enter the community of modern nations...


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