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Pakistan military seeks to protect Chinese investment


A heavy police presence, guarded convoys, new checkpoints and troop reinforcements have turned parts of the southern port city of Gwadar into a fortress, as Pakistan’s powerful military seeks to prote

Taliban kill 21 students, teachers in brazen attack on Pakistan university

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All four terrorists were killed in an armed assault with Pak Army and police.

Story of Pakistan's child sex abuse victims' struggle to rebuild lives

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Six months after the country's biggest paedophilia scandal broke, police now confirm 17 of the accused remain in prison awaiting trial.

Pakistan arrests 42 alleged IS supporters: officials

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Pak law minister says the arrests were the result of raids in four Punjab cities over...

New Silk Road: Boom or dust for Pakistan?


Pakistani tourists and local residents go about their business at the bazar in Sost, the border town of the Hunza valley, in northern Pakistan. — AFP

Rescuers struggle to reach survivors

Rescuers raced against time on Wednesday to reach cold and hungry survivors of an earthquake that left entire communities in Afghanistan and Pakistan marooned in remote mountainous regions, as the dea

Desperation grows as Afghan-Pakistan earthquake victims wait for aid

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The northwestern region of Afghanistan was hit hardest by Monday's earthquake

Air power is the most capital-intensive means of war. A modern fighter jet now could cost several hundred crores and the prices seem to be rising exponentially.

I returned to India in August 1946 after serving in Burma and Indonesia during the Second World War.