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  1. 71. news | 10 Jan 2015

    Pakistani cartoonists tread fine line in land of blasphemy laws

    By AFP

    » ISLAMABAD - In the face of Pakistan's prolific use of blasphemy laws and a culture of political violence, cartoonists must tread a thin line. But they do find ways to poke fun at the powerful -- including religious ...

  2. 72. news | 09 Jan 2015

    Peshawar schools to reopen Jan 12 after Taliban school massacre

    By AFP

    » PESHAWAR (PAKISTAN) - Schools in the restive northwestern Pakistani province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will re-open on Monday, an official said, after an extended break following a brutal Taliban assault which killed 150 peo...

  3. 73. opinion | 08 Jan 2015

    Putin shrugs off Western pressure


    Newspaper section: News

    » Since Russia invaded Crimea last summer, the West has relied on a strategy of economic sanctions and international isolation to compel the Kremlin to withdraw its support for the rebels in eastern Ukraine. But Russian Pr...

  4. 74. news | 06 Jan 2015

    Fresh India-Pakistan border clashes kill five

    By AFP

    » Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire along their tense border on Monday, killing four civilians including a teenage boy and a soldier in the latest in a series of deadly clashes, officials said.

  5. 75. news | 04 Jan 2015

    Karachi's defensive mangrove barrier faces triple threat

    By AFP

    » KARACHI - Thick mangroves have long protected Karachi, southern Pakistan's sprawling metropolis, from battering by the Arabian Sea, but pollution, badly managed irrigation and years of illegal logging have left this...

  6. 76. news | 03 Jan 2015

    Four killed in India-Pakistan clashes

    By AFP

    » Indian and Pakistani troops traded fire along their tense border on Saturday, killing four people including a teenage girl and forcing hundreds to flee their homes in the latest round of deadly clashes.

  7. 77. news | 01 Jan 2015

    Pakistan court extends detention of 'Mumbai attacks mastermind'

    By AFP

    » A Pakistani court Thursday sent the alleged mastermind of the 2008 Mumbai attacks to jail for two weeks in the latest round of a tussle over his detention that has worsened ties with India.

  8. 78. news | 31 Dec 2014

    Border guard killed in exchange of fire in Indian Kashmir

    By AFP

    » SRINAGAR (INDIA) - An Indian border guard was killed and another wounded in an exchange of fire with Pakistan forces Wednesday along their border in Kashmir, officials said.

  9. 79. news | 31 Dec 2014

    Journalist killings rise to 118

    By Reuters

    » The number of journalists who died in targeted killings, bomb attacks or shootings around the world rose to 118 in 2014 from 105 the year before, with Pakistan being named the most dangerous country for the media, the In...

  10. 80. news | 31 Dec 2014

    Adored Afridi leaves vacuum for fans - and advertisers

    By AFP

    » KARACHI - If fan following was a yardstick of greatness in cricket, Pakistan's colourful all-rounder Shahid Afridi would probably be ranked his country's greatest ever player.

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