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Osama’s courier was Arshad Khan to neighbours: NYT


May 8th, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, May 8 (IANS) The confidential courier who unknowingly led the Americans to Osama bin Laden introduced himself to his Pakistani neighbours in Abbottabad as Arshad Khan.The courier, who also ... Read more...

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Obama will have to dine Indian style at Bukhara


October 31st, 2010 - 3:35 pm ICT by IANS
By Suhas Munshi New Delhi, Oct 31 (IANS) What is that Indian gastronomic delight that will tickle the taste buds of the world's most powerful man? The chefs of Bukhara restaurant here ... Read more...

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‘Pakistan will always support the Taliban,’ reveals newly disclosed US govt document


September 21st, 2010 - 3:36 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 21 (ANI): Some newly disclosed US government documents, obtained through the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) and recently posted on the website of the George Washington University National Security, ... Read more...

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Straw house design used in Pakistan withstands violent shaking at quake lab


April 4th, 2009 - 3:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 4 (ANI): An innovative straw house design used in Pakistan by an engineer has withstood an earthquake-simulation shake table that involved violent shaking.The full-scale, 14-by-14-foot straw house, complete with gravel ... Read more...

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Rice tells Pak to get better handle on checking rampant Taliban in Fata


December 31st, 2008 - 3:54 pm ICT by ANI
Washington , Dec. 30 (ANI): The U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice has urged Pakistan to tackle the situation in the North -West Frontier Province (NWFP), as the Talibans activities has ... Read more...

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Pentagon says Taliban has regrouped with resilience


June 28th, 2008 - 12:17 pm ICT by IANS
DPAWashington, June 28 (DPA) A day after the nation's top defence official expressed worry about a violent upsurge in Afghanistan, the Pentagon has released a pair of reports giving details of the ... Read more...

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Baroness Nicholson MEP calls on Pak to address profound democratic deficits


February 23rd, 2008 - 5:37 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 23 (ANI): Baroness Nicholson of Winterbourne MEP has called on the incoming government in Pakistan to address the imperatives of the profound democratic deficits with rigour and determination so that ... Read more...

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Al-Qaeda, Taliban pose a threat to Pak Govt: US Defence Secretary


February 10th, 2008 - 7:14 pm ICT by admin
Munich, Feb 10 (ANI): US Defence Secretary Robert Gates has warned that al-Qaeda and Taliban forces in Pakistans northwest frontier region pose a direct threat to the Musharraf Government.The presence of ... Read more...

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Pakistan, the world’s most failed and dangerous state


November 14th, 2007 - 8:33 am ICT by admin
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Benazir will continue to face risks, predicts WSJ


November 14th, 2007 - 2:31 am ICT by admin
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