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Kamran Haider

Kamran Haider

    Villagers bemused by hunt for Bin Laden's trail
    Villagers bemused by hunt for Bin Laden's trail
    Residents of a quiet Pakistani village were bemused on Sunday to find themselves at the centre of the investigation of the secret life of Osama bin...
    Heat on Pakistan as Bin Laden killed near capital
    Heat on Pakistan as Bin Laden killed near capital
    Pakistan declared the killing of Osama bin Laden a "major setback" to global terrorism, but it will inevitably come under pressure to explain how...
    Pakistan opposition won't move against prime minister
    Pakistan opposition won't move against prime minister
    Pakistan's Prime Minister Yusuf Raza Gilani and his minority government is likely to survive after the main opposition group said on Tuesday it...
    UN battles donor fatigue for funds for Pakistan
    UN battles donor fatigue for funds for Pakistan
    Only a small fraction of the six million Pakistanis desperate for food and clean water have received any help as the United Nations battled donor...
    Pakistan volleyball blast kills dozens
    Pakistan volleyball blast kills dozens
    A suicide bomber blew himself up in an SUV at a volleyball game in north-west Pakistan on Friday, killing 93 people in a village that opposes al...
    Suicide bomber attacks volleyball game in Pakistan
    Suicide bomber attacks volleyball game in Pakistan
    A suicide bomber attacked a site where a volleyball game was being played in north-west Pakistan on Friday and casualties were feared, a police...
    Bomber kills five at Pakistani UN food agency office
    Bomber kills five at Pakistani UN food agency office
    A suicide bomber dressed as a paramilitary soldier attacked an office of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP) in the Pakistani capital on...
    Pakistani forces intensify hunt for Taliban leader
    Pakistani forces intensify hunt for Taliban leader
    Pakistani security forces intensified a hunt on Monday for the Pakistani Taliban leader in the Swat valley, military officials said, and a United...
    Pakistan says Taliban chief is probably dead
    Pakistan says Taliban chief is probably dead
    Pakistan believes Taliban chief Baitullah Mehsud, who has a $5-million US bounty on his head, was probably killed with his wife and bodyguards in a...
    Pakistan steels for army assault on Waziristan
    Pakistan steels for army assault on Waziristan
    Pakistan braced for militant reprisals on Monday as the army conducted softening-up operations ahead of an assault on the stronghold of Pakistani...
    Taliban claim responsibility for Lahore police attack
    Taliban claim responsibility for Lahore police attack
    Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud said on Tuesday his group had carried out an assault on a police academy in the city of Lahore in...
    Pakistan defuses crisis, agrees to restore judge
    Pakistan defuses crisis, agrees to restore judge
    Pakistan's government agreed on Monday to reinstate Iftikhar Chaudhry as chief justice to defuse a political crisis and end a street agitation...