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Faisal Aziz

Faisal Aziz

    Pakistani police comb Karachi as death toll nears 100
    Pakistani police comb Karachi as death toll nears 100
    Pakistani security forces combed troubled neighbourhoods in the country's commercial hub, Karachi, on Saturday in search of gunmen as the death...
    Taliban storm military base in Pakistan
    Taliban storm military base in Pakistan
    An overnight battle with militants at Pakistan's naval aviation base erupted again after dawn on Monday, with blasts ringing out and choppers...
    Militants set fire to Nato tankers in Pakistan
    Militants set fire to Nato tankers in Pakistan
    Suspected militants in Pakistan set fire to more than two dozen tankers carrying fuel for Nato troops in Afghanistan on Friday, officials said, a...
    UN fears for children as Pakistan floods threaten towns
    UN fears for children as Pakistan floods threaten towns
    Flood waters threatened to engulf two towns in southern Pakistan on Saturday, a month after the disaster began, as the United Nations warned that...
    Pakistanis stream out of town as flood spreads
    Pakistanis stream out of town as flood spreads
    Thousands of people fled on Friday from the southern Pakistani town of Thatta after the swollen Indus river burst its banks and authorities ordered...
    UN warns of second wave of Pakistani flood deaths
    UN warns of second wave of Pakistani flood deaths
    The United Nations on Wednesday warned of a second wave of deaths from floods in Pakistan unless help arrives soon as President Asif Ali Zardari...
    Pakistan troops evacuate thousands in flood disaster
    Pakistan troops evacuate thousands in flood disaster
    Pakistani troops, spearheading relief efforts in the worst floods in 80 years, evacuated several thousand people in two provinces overnight after...
    Pakistan's Sindh on high alert for floods
    Pakistan's Sindh on high alert for floods
    Districts in Pakistan's Sindh province were on high alert on Saturday for floods which have devastated other parts of the country and cast fresh...
    Thousands rally as Bhutto party relaunches poll bid
    Thousands rally as Bhutto party relaunches poll bid
    To chants of "Democracy is the best revenge", tens of thousands of Benazir Bhutto's followers rallied in southern Pakistan on Saturday as her party...
    Pakistan in crisis as Bhutto is buried
    Pakistan in crisis as Bhutto is buried
    Benazir Bhutto was laid to rest next to her father in the family mausoleum on Friday after the opposition leader's assassination plunged Pakistan...
    Bhutto says some madrasas groom killers
    Bhutto says some madrasas groom killers
    Pakistani opposition leader Benazir Bhutto said on Sunday some religious schools were turning children into killers.
    Mosque siege: Plea to send out dead, wounded
    Mosque siege: Plea to send out dead, wounded
    Religious scholars gathered outside a besieged Pakistani mosque on Monday, asking Islamist militants to send out dead and wounded along with women...