Pakistan agog as arrested top model leaves catwalk for court

RAWALPINDI, Pakistan - Pakistan's top model Ayaan Ali, whose pale gray eyes have stared out of innumerable ads in this Muslim country, now only struts before the cameras coming to and from court.The 21 year old, once the face of companies...
Regional News
'They destroyed me. They just killed me'

HUSSAIN KHAN WALA, Pakistan - In this dusty town near Pakistan's border with India, families kept quiet for years...gang, with police later arresting 11 suspects.But as Pakistan recoils in horror at the scope of the abuse, the case...
Not For Web
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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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...
Afghanistan finds only 36 percent view country positively

...The IS, which holds large swaths of territory in Syria and Iraq, is believed to have a presence in Nangarhar, especially near the border with Pakistan.? Associated Press writer Humayoon Babur in Kabul contributed to this report.
Nation and World
Thousands of Afghans march, demand justice for slain Shiites

...and a nine-year-old girl, Shukria. Many chanted "Death to the Taliban," "Down with the Government" and "Death to Pakistan."The seven were seized in Ghazni province, which borders Zabul, up to six months ago. Afghanistan's spy agency dismissed...
Nation and World
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...
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...
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...
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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