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‘With 290 suicide attacks, Pakistan suffered most since 9/11′


September 9th, 2011 - 6:14 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, Sep 9 (IANS) Pakistan suffered the most in the US-declared "war on terror" after the 9/11 attacks, facing almost 300 deadly suicide bombings and the assassination of former ... Read more...

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Musharraf’s support to the US fuelled militancy: Pakistan officials


August 16th, 2008 - 11:49 am ICT by IANS
By Muhammad Najeeb Islamabad, Aug 16 (IANS) Blaming President Pervez Musharraf's decision to support the US in its war against terrorism for the rise in militancy in Pakistan, officials of the restive North ... Read more...

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Najam Sethi receives death threat from Pak militants for publishing cartoon


July 26th, 2008 - 2:54 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 26 (ANI): Najam Sethi, chief editor of the Daily Times, one of Pakistans most respected English language newspapers, has received death threats from militant groups for publishing a cartoon ... Read more...

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Blast near Lal Masjid in Islamabad kills 17 policemen


July 6th, 2008 - 10:12 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, July 6 (ANI): At least 17 policemen died and 40 others injured in a loud blast at a rally near Pakistan's Lal Masjid in Islamabad, a security official said. According to ... Read more...

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Blast near Lal Masjid in Islamabad kills 10 policemen


July 6th, 2008 - 9:59 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad , July 6 (ANI): At least ten policemen died and 40 others injured in a loud blast at a rally near Pakistan 's Lal Masjid in Islamabad , a security ... Read more...

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No one injured in Pak suicide attack


December 30th, 2007 - 4:52 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 30 (ANI): Two suicide bombers blew themselves up near the residence of former Pakistan Federal Minister for Religious Affairs, Muhammad Ejaz-ul-Haq, in south Punjab. No one, except the suicide bombers, was ... Read more...

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Nawaz says he was punished for making Pakistan a nuclear state


December 20th, 2007 - 5:55 pm ICT by admin
Lahore, Dec 20 (ANI): Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that he and nuclear scientist Dr Abdul Qadeer Khan were punished for making Pakistan a nuclear state. Addressing public rallies in ... Read more...

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Five killed in suicide attack at Pak Army base


December 15th, 2007 - 1:52 pm ICT by admin
Islamabad, Dec 15 (ANI): At least two soldiers and three civilians were killed and several others were injured following a suicide attack in the Naushehra Cantonment in Pakistans North West frontier Province ... Read more...

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Plot to assassinate Musharraf foiled


December 13th, 2007 - 1:01 pm ICT by admin
Karachi, Dec 13 (ANI): Pakistani intelligence agencies have foiled a plot to assassinate President Pervez Musharraf by arresting some members of al Qaeda from Karachis Malir area, and seizing a large amount ... Read more...

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