A month in book photos

...Sladky | The Associated Press) People reading around the world:Pakistani students share a textbook at a school in Swat, Pakistan, the conservative hometown of Taliban attack survivor Malala Yousafzai who became the youngest Nobel winner on Oct 11...
Gunmen storm Pakistan airport, killing at least 11

KARACHI, Pakistan - Gunmen disguised as police guards attacked a terminal at Pakistan's busiest airport Sunday night with machine...Airport in Karachi, named after the founder of Pakistan, nor the suicide bombing in Baluchistan province...
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Today in history

...International questioning the legality of attacks that the groups asserted had killed or wounded scores of civilians in Yemen and Pakistan.Today's Birthdays: Black Panthers co-founder Bobby Seale is 78. Actor Christopher Lloyd is 76. Actor Derek Jacobi...
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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Author, charity founder urged to come clean about his history the Taliban when visiting a remote part of northwestern Pakistan? Did he lie to sell books?Mortenson doesn't relish the...supporting the education of children, especially girls, in Pakistan, Afghanistan and Tajikistan, and it's up to him to raise...
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Perpetual war is our reality terror; especially if we continue to contribute to it with drone strikes, covert operations like those in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Somalia, Bahrain, Yemen, to name a few, not to mention billions in arms sales all over the planet.And it hasn't slowed...
Today in history

...strengthen international diplomacy and cooperation between peoples." A suicide car bomb in a busy market area in Peshawar, Pakistan, killed 53. A surveillance plane assigned to the U.N. peacekeeping mission in Haiti crashed into a mountain, killing...


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