Pakistan

  • Rescuers save 50,000 as floods hit south Pakistan

    Pakistan's disaster management agency said Saturday that rescuers with boats and helicopters had evacuated about 50,000 people from the country's south after raging floods inundated more villages there. In a statement, Pakistan's National Disaster Management Agency said about two dozen people were…

    Associated Press
  • Soldier, three militants killed in northwest Pakistan clash

    A soldier and three militants have been killed in fighting in restive northwestern Pakistan near the Afghan border, the military said on Saturday. The four were killed in an exchange of fire in the Boya area of North Waziristan tribal district, the military said in a statement to the media. "Three…

    AFP
  • Edge of Revolution: New Pakistan

    There is so much that occupies us nowadays. The new iPhone has been released. Football season has kicked off, coming on the heels of the U.S. Open, which finished earlier this month. ISIS is making headlines internationally, and domestically, the dust

    Huffington Post
  • Rai squanders chance, disappoints Indian fans

    India's hopes of a second gold medal through in-form pistol shooter Jitu Rai were dashed after a hasty shot saw him slide down from second position midway into the 10-meter final at the Ongnyeon International Shooting Range on Sunday. "The spectators kept clapping for a long time after a shot from…

    Associated Press
  • From Pakistan With Love

    "Pack-istan? Never heard of the place, ma'am," the muscled, tattooed, slightly inebriated, impassive marine drawled when I answered his query about my country-of-origin, in the overcrowded, smoke-filled, cosy little pub, Hunter's in Manama, Bahrain. The

    Huffington Post
  • 14 Pakistanis freed from U.S. custody in Afghanistan's Bagram prison: lawyers

    By Katharine Houreld ISLAMABAD (Reuters) - Fourteen Pakistani detainees were released from U.S. Justice Project Pakistan has been representing several Bagram detainees since 2010 in a bid to force the Pakistani government to bring them home.  So far no information has been provided by the…

    Reuters
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