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Militants bomb CD shops in northwest Pakistan


November 12th, 2011 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 12 (IANS) Unidentified militants bombed and burnt down over a dozen stores selling music CDs in Pakistan's northwest tribal region, saying they were conducting "un-Islamic business", officials said.Two ... Read more...

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Recent wave of target killings cast doubts on Pak Army’s Swat operation success


May 12th, 2010 - 6:03 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, May 12 (ANI): The military offensive in Swat, Operation Rah-e-Rast, which completed a year recently, has the Taliban on the run, but the recent wave of target killings aimed at ... Read more...

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CD shops bombed in Pakistan


November 11th, 2009 - 11:55 am ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Nov 11 (IANS) Militants Wednesday bombed some shops selling Compact Discs (CD) in the restive North West Frontier Province, a media report said. Shops in Dir Bala area of NWFP were ... Read more...

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Rise in Taliban activities around Peshawar


May 11th, 2009 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar, May 11 (ANI): Taliban activities are surging in and around Peshawar after the Swat operation began, as traders staged a protest against what they call the government's failure to curb ... Read more...

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Hundreds of CD dealers switch business for fear of militant attacks


March 19th, 2009 - 6:14 pm ICT by ANI
Mardan (Pakistan), Mar 19 (ANI): Hundreds of compact disks (CDs) dealers in Mardan District have been forced to discontinue their business following the militant attacks on various shops in the area. A ... Read more...

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Taliban backed supporters forbid women from eating out in Quetta


January 25th, 2009 - 3:52 pm ICT by ANI
Quetta, Jan. 25 (ANI): After putting numerous restrictions on women in the Swat Valley, the Taliban influence is increasingly posing a threat to the freedom of women across the rest of ... Read more...

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Pak Taliban warn women to wear hijab, else face acid burns


July 31st, 2008 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
Lahore, July 31 (ANI): The Pakistan unit of the Taliban the Tehreek-e-Islami Taliban Pakistan (TIP) has reportedly threatened the owners of CDs shops, Internet cafes and cable service providers to close ... Read more...

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Militants threaten Peshawar barbers, shops selling CDs to shut down


June 21st, 2008 - 3:18 pm ICT by ANI
Peshawar , June 21 (ANI): Islamic extremist organization Lashkar-i-Islam is learnt to have threatened barbers and shopkeepers selling CDs in Peshawar that if they didnt stop their activities, they would soon ... Read more...

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Taliban shuts down Internet cafes in NWFP


January 1st, 2008 - 7:42 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Jan 1 (ANI): The NWFP province in Pakistan is witnessing the growing influence of Taliban with cyber cafe owners receiving threatening letters from anonymous persons asking them to close their shops. Recent ... Read more...

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Bollywood classics make way for Islamic business under militant pressure


December 5th, 2007 - 4:08 pm ICT by admin
Peshawar, Dec 5 (ANI): A campaign by sleeping cells of al Qaeda-linked militants here has resulted in the shutting down of shops dealing with old and new English, Indian, Pakistani movies. Two men ... Read more...

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