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Militants attack air force base in Pakistan, 42 killed

Soldiers arrive to repel an attack on an air force base in Peshawar, Pakistan. Photograph: Fayaz Aziz/Reuters At least 42 people, including 13 militants, were killed on Friday when heavily armed......

Terrorists kill 21 abducted bus passengers in Pak's Balochistan

Relatives carry a boy who survived an attack on buses, into a hospital in Quetta, Pakistan. Photograph: Naseer Ahmed/Reuters Terrorists have shot dead at least 21 people after abducting about 30......

Pulls, pressures and the Pakistan Army

The recent postings and promotions of three-star generals in the Pakistan Army have propelled some of former chief Ashfaq Parvez Kayani's favourites to traditionally important positions, says Rana......

Why did the Pakistan army warn R&AW?

'After General Raheel Sharif took on the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan, some sections of the military establishment may have felt unease as to whether the crackdown could be extended against......

Why the Pakistan army can't subdue the TTP

What Pakistan faces in the Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan is virulent insurgency and terrorism, fuelled by its association with Al Qaeda, says Wilson John. Much has been written about the......

Is it end of the line for South Asia's ship graveyards?

With a plunge in steel prices, ship owners are getting about $3.6 million less for the 25,000 tonnes of recoverable metal from a typical iron ore or coal carrying......

Oil exports from India to Pak stuck on price issue

Talks on petrol and diesel exports to Pakistan on Wednesday appeared to have hit the price bump with India expressing inability to offer big price discounts that the fuel-deficit Islamic neighbour......

Indian petrochemicals make way into Pakistan

Even though liquid fuels from India are yet to make entry into Pakistan, Indian companies are increasingly finding the neighbouring country as an important export destination for petrochemicals.......

India to export petroleum for forex

India plans to ramp up its oil refining capacity to become a major exporter of petroleum products and use export earnings to partly cover its import bill, Petroleum Minister Mani Shankar Aiyar said......

'Bull' a problem for Pak biz channel

What does one call a stock exchange "bull" in Urdu? This is just one of the many problems which Pakistan's only business channel Business Plus is facing ever since it was launched in August this......

Kallis fourth South African to score a ton in last Test

Jacques Kallis became the fourth South African to score a hundred in his last Test, emulating Pieter van der Bijl, Lee Irvine and Barry Richards after his splendid innings of 115 put the hosts......

Records tumble for Sri Lankans

Kumar Sangakkara and Mahela Jayawardene by adding 624 runs for the third wicket in the Colombo Test against South Africa established and broke many records. We take a look: This is now the highest......

Biggest defeats for India

Bybeating India in the third Test by 341 runs, Pakistan posted its biggest victory in Tests by the margin of runs. For India, it was their second biggest defeat in Test, the biggest being against......

Hussain's rare honour

Nasser Hussain's decision of calling it a day has left him with a very rare honour, that is, scoring a hundred on last appearance in a Test match. His 103 not out was instrumental in England......

Pathan second youngest to open India's bowling

Irfan Pathan became one of the younger players to play in a Test for India when he made his debut against Australia at the Adelaide Oval on Friday. Only 12 players younger than Pathan have played......
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Six government officials abducted in Pakistan

(Representational Image) Karachi : Six government officials were abducted on Tuesday by unknown gunmen in Pakistan's restive Balochistan province... ...
Pakistan military reviews security situation amid border tensions

Islamabad, Sept 8: Pakistan military 's top brass on Tuesday carried out a comprehensive review of internal and external security situation amid... ...
Pokistan, Did You Perchance See That Exhibition?

For all those who watched the farcical press conference in Islamabad of a national security advisor waving a dossier that seeks to blame India for... ...
Woh phir nahin aate...

) and Rakesh Anand Bakshi Anand Bakshi was a juggler of words drawing out songs from the endless spring of his heart. He had a song for every... ...
Afghanistan's looming crisis

Pakistan's Deep State finds its stock of terror assets depleted in the last few years. The first to go was Osama Bin Laden sheltered in Pakistan... ...

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