Gilgit-Baltistan: The AQ Khan proliferation highway—Part 3
Mon, 14/09/09 | No Comment

New Delhi: The first signs of political ferment against Islamabad appeared in 1971 when an organisation called the Tanzeem-e-Millat (TM) started operating in Gilgit despite the ban on political activities. In 1974, Johar Ali Khan, …

18 people die in stampede during ration distribution
Mon, 14/09/09 | No Comment

KARACHI: Ten people, including women and children, died in an stampede during free distribution of ration in Khori Garden area here on Monday, while police officials said that the number of casualties is 15 and …

Editorial: Negative side of hating America
Mon, 14/09/09 | No Comment

Mr Husain Haqqani, Pakistan’s ambassador to the United States, has written to the Foreign Office and the ISI complaining that journalistic and institutional visas to Americans were being denied through the device of withholding “clearance”. …

Pakistan can beat any team, says Miandad
Mon, 14/09/09 | No Comment

KARACHI — Javed Miandad said Monday Pakistan is blessed with the best bowling attack in the world and can beat any team provided the squad overcomes its batting problems.
Pakistani players are immersed in a five-day …

Pakistan forces swoop for Taliban leader in Swat
Mon, 14/09/09 | No Comment

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Pakistani security forces intensified a hunt on Monday for the Pakistani Taliban leader in the Swat valley, military officials said, and a U.S. drone killed four militants in a missile strike near …

U.S. drone attack kills 8 in N. Waziristan
Mon, 14/09/09 | No Comment

MIRANSHAH: U.S. drone attack killed eight in North Waziristan, sources said here today.
Sources said that a U.S. drone fired missile on the hideout of defunct Tahrik-e-Taliban at Turikhel area in village Mirali of North Waziristan.
Sources …

PPP supported organized crime
Sun, 13/09/09 | 3 Comments
PPP supported organized crime

By Ahmed Hashmi
Going back to the early days of Pakistan and one of those who did biggest sacrifices and hard work for the post-foundation of Pakistan, we find a name of Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto shaheed. …

US says no direct money to PPP government
Sun, 13/09/09 | No Comment
US says no direct money to PPP government

The United States made it absolutely clear on Friday, days before President Asif Ali Zardari is to meet President Obama and British Prime Minister Gordon Brown in New York, that bulk of the money it will provide under the Kerry-Lugar Bill will not go directly to the PPP government but to specific projects and purposes for which it is intended.