Islamabad, Oct 17 (IANS) The Pakistani government must replace the bulk of the seminaries in the country with 'mainstream schools' and address the issue of terrorism from a 'much more holistic perspective' if it is to be defeated, an editorial in a leading English daily maintained Saturday.
Saturday, October 17, 2009 1:15:31 PM
Islamabad, Oct 17 (DPA) A senior Pakistani official said Saturday government forces had started a much-awaited ground offensive against Taliban and Al Qaeda insurgents in the lawless South Waziristan tribal region along the Afghan border.
Saturday, October 17, 2009 12:31:17 PM
Ranchi, Oct 17 (IANS) A laptop and CD belonging to an arrested scientist who is alleged to be a top ranking Maoist contain videos and newspaper clippings of Jharkhand inspector Francis Induwar who was abducted and beheaded by the rebels, police claim.
Saturday, October 17, 2009 12:03:49 PM
Rawalpindi, Oct 16 (IANS) In a stinging rebuff, the Pakistani military ignored Interior Minister Rehman Malik when he visited its General Headquarters here to pay homage to officers and soldiers who were killed when militants besieged the complex over the weekend.
Friday, October 16, 2009 2:13:14 PM
Peshawar, Oct 16 (IANS) Ten people were killed and 11 injured when a suicide bomber exploded close to a police station in Pakistan's Peshawar city Friday, the second terror attack here in as many days.
Friday, October 16, 2009 2:03:24 PM
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) The offices of Pakistani print media organizations, private TV channels, the National Press Club here and press clubs across the country will be the next target of terrorists, a security official says.
Friday, October 16, 2009 1:20:15 PM
Peshawar, Oct 16 (IANS) Six people were killed Friday in a bomb blast near a police station in Pakistan's Peshawar city, Xinhua reported quoting TV channels.
Friday, October 16, 2009 1:04:05 PM
Peshawar, Oct 16 (IANS) A blast rocked the Pakistani city of Peshawar Friday, Geo TV reported.
Friday, October 16, 2009 12:49:13 PM
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) 'In times of war there can be no room for mistakes,' an editorial in a leading English daily said Friday on the five terror strikes in Pakistan Thursday that left at least 36 people dead. Another editorial noted that the country was 'up against an enemy that is showing no signs of receding'.
Friday, October 16, 2009 12:46:32 PM
Islamabad, Oct 16 (IANS) Pillion riding on two-wheelers has been banned in Pakistan's capital Islamabad to thwart a possible terror strike, a media report said Friday.
Friday, October 16, 2009 11:19:56 AM
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