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Pakistan Pounds Militants Near NW Tribal Region

Pakistani security forces clashed with militants in the country’s lawless northwestern tribal region early Thursday, as the military targeted militant hideouts for a second...

Pakistanis Must Stand Together

Alexandre Dumas’ Three Musketeers are well known for their motto, “All for one, and one for all.” This motto is well taken to heart...

Pakistanis Seen Rising Up Against Taliban

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Villagers are rising up against the Taliban in a remote area in northern Pakistan, a grass roots rebellion that underscores the...

Obama’s Address to Muslims

It’s hard to go against popular sentiments. And in the blogosphere communities of both West and Muslim World, Obama’s speech to the Muslim World...

BBC: Pakistan tribesmen battle Taliban

BBC reports today that Hundreds of tribesmen are continuing an offensive against Taliban militants in north-west Pakistan, officials say. At least 11 Taleban are said to...

Gen. Kayani and President Zardari Make Swift Progress Against Taliban

Pakistan has been hit hard by Taliban militants and is under close scrutiny by the world community. Under this pressure, the army and the...

Financial Times interview with President Zardari

FT: What were the significant factors which forced you to change your policy towards the Taliban in Swat and order the military operation? AZ: Government’s...

VOA: Student Hostages Released in Pakistan

Pakistani officials said students and teachers kidnapped by Taliban earlier this week in the northwest have been freed. The officials said 46 students and two...

Over $300 Million to help refugees

Emergency aid to help Pakistan’s refugees passed the $300 Million mark as US President Barack Obama added an additional $200 Million to his pledge...

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Pakistan Cannot Escape Rules of Economics

On Thursday May 26, the coalition government led by Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif announced an increase in prices of petroleum products. Finance Minister, Miftah...

Deal with IMF is Pakistan Rupee’s Only Hope

Pakistan’s economic crisis continues with the rupee in free fall and inconclusive talks between the government of Pakistan and the International Monetary Fund (IMF)....

Pakistan in Crisis Mode, Once Again

Pakistan appears to be heading towards political confrontation with the recent PTI march on the federal capital. Crackdowns on the opposition leaders and the...

Pakistan Makes Changes to Electoral Law

Recently, the National Assembly of Pakistan passed the Elections (Amendment) Bill 2022 that seeks to remove the use of electronic voting machines (EVMs) in...