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AFP 06 Feb 2016
Pakistan said as many Taliban groups as possible must be persuaded to join any upcoming peace discussions with the...
AP 29 Jan 2016
Police say a suicide car bomber has blown himself up outside the gate of an army facility in southwest Pakistan,...
AFP 24 Jan 2016
US President Barack Obama has urged Pakistan to show it is "serious" about crushing extremist networks...
AFP 24 Jan 2016
Headmaster Naveed Gul walked past the armed guard at the gate into his office. As primary school pupils studied their...
Reuters 20 Jan 2016
Islamist Taliban militants stormed a university in volatile northwestern Pakistan on Wednesday, killing at least 19...
Reuters 19 Jan 2016
A suicide bomber blew himself up close to a police checkpoint in northwestern Pakistan on Tuesday, killing at least ten...
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AP 18 Jan 2016
An official says the World Health Organization hopes to eradicate polio in 2016, after containing outbreaks in conflict...
AFP 16 Jan 2016
Pakistan announced this week that authorities have executed 332 criminals and militants since lifting a moratorium on...
A policeman cordons off the site of a bomb attack at the district court in Islamabad March 3, 2014.
Reuters 13 Jan 2016
A suicide bomber killed at least 15 people, most of them police, outside a polio eradication center in Pakistan's...
Reuters 12 Jan 2016
A Pakistani paramilitary force raided the home of the New York Times' national correspondent on Tuesday in what...