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Augustine Anthony

Augustine Anthony

    Al-Qaeda vows revenge
    Al-Qaeda vows revenge
    Al-Qaeda has acknowledged that Osama bin Laden is dead, dispelling the doubts of some Muslims over whether the militant group's leader had really...
    Floods wreak havoc across Pakistan
    Floods wreak havoc across Pakistan
    Floods caused by a week of heavy rain have killed more than 1 000 people in Pakistan's north-west and rescuers battled on Sunday to distribute...
    Pakistan plane crashes with dozens on board
    Pakistan plane crashes with dozens on board
    A commercial Pakistani passenger plane with 152 people on board crashed in bad weather in hills near the capital, Islamabad, on Wednesday, killing...
    Pakistan govt under pressure after deadly attack
    Pakistan govt under pressure after deadly attack
    Pakistan's government came under renewed pressure on Saturday to bring stability to the country after one of the bloodiest bombings in more than...
    Suicide bombers kills scores at Pakistan mosque
    Suicide bombers kills scores at Pakistan mosque
    Two suicide bombers blew themselves up in a mosque and two other militants fired on worshipers near Pakistan's military headquarters after Friday...
    Pakistan braces for attacks as offensive continues
    Pakistan braces for attacks as offensive continues
    Suspected Taliban militants shot and killed a Pakistani army brigadier and his driver in the capital on Thursday as the military continued a major...
    Pakistan commandos rescue hostages
    Pakistan commandos rescue hostages
    Pakistani commandos stormed an office building on Sunday and rescued 39 people whom suspected Taliban militants took hostage after a brazen attack...
    Pakistan rescues boys trained as suicide bombers
    Pakistan rescues boys trained as suicide bombers
    Pakistani security forces fighting Taliban militants in and around the Swat Valley have rescued nearly a dozen boys brainwashed into becoming...
    Pakistani warplanes strike Taliban's Waziristan
    Pakistani warplanes strike Taliban's Waziristan
    Pakistani warplanes struck a stronghold of Pakistani Taliban leader Baitullah Mehsud on Saturday in retaliation for the killing of an anti-Taliban...
    Karzai: 'Wildfire of terrorism' hurting regional trade
    Karzai: 'Wildfire of terrorism' hurting regional trade
    Afghanistan and Pakistan have to work together to defeat a "wildfire of terrorism" sweeping the region and frustrating economic development, Afghan...
    Zardari woos opposition to end Pakistan crisis
    Zardari woos opposition to end Pakistan crisis
    President Asif Ali Zardari called for national reconciliation in a Pakistan Day message on Monday, as he sought to mend fences with the opposition...
    Zardari wins Pakistan election
    Zardari wins Pakistan election
    Asif Ali Zardari, the widower of former Pakistani prime minister Benazir Bhutto, swept to victory in a presidential election on Saturday, as a...