Library named 'bin Laden' as memory fades
Cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz, a radical preacher who runs the Jamia Hafsa madrassa, wanted to honor the memory of the al-Qaeda leader, killed in a May 2011 raid by US Navy SEALs on his hiding place in Abbottabad, a garrison town about 125 kilometers north of the capital, Islamabad.
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Fri Apr 18, 2014
Pakistani madrassa names library after bin Laden
The tribute is an unusual first, though there have been cases in recent years of Pakistanis naming their sons - or even their stores and places of business - after the terror network's slain leader.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
NAB tightens noose around the powerful
Since assuming the powerful position of chairman National Accountability Bureau , Qamar Zaman Chaudhry has filed 40 references, including 19 against powerful figures and officials, The Nation has learnt.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
New Hampshire Public Radio -
Pakistan, The Taliban And The Real 'Enemy' Of The Afghanistan War
Carlotta Gall's new book opens in 2006, when undercover Pakistani intelligence agents punched her in the face, after breaking into her hotel room and confiscating her phone and computer.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
PM, COAS may meet to 'mend' ties
In order to 'mend' the relationship between the civilian government and the military, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif are likely to meet Tuesday at the PM's House.
WABC-AM New York
Top US Spy: Intel Cooperation with Pakistan - On the Upswing'
The strained spy relationship between Pakistan and the U.S. is "of lateon the upswing," according to America's top intelligence official.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
"Not a Bug Splat"
In military slang, Predator drone operators often refer to kills as 'bug splats', since viewing the body through a grainy video image gives the sense of an insect being crushed.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Washington Quietly Applauds Leaders in Afghan Election
Afghan supporters of presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai wave flags bearing his image during an election rally at the Ghazi Stadium in Kabul on April 1, 2014.
Hooray for Snooping
Our president is back with one of his grand conceptions, ideal compromises and works of staggering political genius.
Fraudster scammed taxman out of more than A 1million to build mansion ...
A businessman who swindled half a million pounds of taxpayers' money in order to build a mansion the size of Buckingham Palace in his native Pakistan has been jailed.
Wed Apr 09, 2014
The Long War Journal
Taliban's shadow governor for Kunar reported killed in US airstrike
The National Directorate of Security, Afghanistan's domestic intelligence service, claimed that the Taliban's shadow governor for Kunar province and several senior commanders were killed in an airstrike three days ago.
New vicar moves from Pakistan to West Winch
The Rev Riaz Mubarak with his family, Mrs Mary Riaz, Uphaz Austin Riaz and Ecclesia Abbie Riaz .
Mon Apr 07, 2014
Civil-military relations coming to a boil
Temperature is rising in the country's civil-military relations. Ever since assuming what is often described as the most powerful position in the country, Gen Raheel Sharif, the army chief, has ordinarily avoided issuing public statements.
Pakistan Army to preserve its own dignity, institutional pride: COAS
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/07-Apr-2014/pakistan-army-to-preserve-its-own-dignity-institutional-pride-coas For news details Read on : Pakistan Army to preserve its own dignity, institutional pride: COAS Rawalpindi- Chief Of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif said Pakistan Army upholds the sanctity of all institutions ... (more)
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Indian Express
No terrorists here
The American diplomats in Islamabad were sending a lot of dastardly information back home.
Pakistani Christian couple receive death sentence for text about Prophet Muhammad
A Christian couple in Pakistani has received a death sentence for blasphemy after allegedly sending a text message that criticized the Prophet Muhammed.
Sat Apr 05, 2014
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Local residents check the wreckage of a passenger bus after it fell into a ravine in Taxila Haripur Road in Hattar Industrial Estate Dohrian Bridge, Pakistan, 05 April 2014.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Bomb hidden in toy kills boy, injures four in Pakistan
A 10-year-old boy was killed and four others were wounded when an explosive apparently hidden inside a toy they were playing with detonated in northwestern Pakistan on Thursday, police said.
Former US ambassador to Pakistan speaks on past
On Wednesday afternoon, the USC Center on Public Diplomacy hosted Cameron Munter, a former U.S. ambassador to Pakistan, to speak with audience members in the Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism about the tenuous relationship between the two countries.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
France gives Rs 8.5bn for two hydropower projects
ISLAMABAD: Economic Affairs Division Secretary Nargis Sethi, French Ambassador to Pakistan Philippe Thibaud and Denis Cassat, French Development Agency's country director for Pakistan, on Wednesday signed the Credit Facility Agreements for establishment of two hydropower projects in Pakistan.