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Saad Khan

Saad Khan

    Taliban terrorise metropolis on edge of tribal badlands
    Taliban terrorise metropolis on edge of tribal badlands
    Salar Jadoon was kidnapped on the school run, his sister was shot in the head and his driver was killed in the sort of attack that is increasingly...
    Pakistan extends crackdown against activists
    Pakistan extends crackdown against activists
    Pakistan extended a crackdown against activists on Friday, banning rallies and arresting scores of lawyers and party workers in North West Frontier...
    Fear of death stalks Pakistan women in Swat
    Fear of death stalks Pakistan women in Swat
    Terrified, locked up at home and courting death if they go out alone, women oppressed by Taliban extremists in Pakistan's Swat valley have nothing...
    Pakistan, Islamists sign deal to enforce sharia law
    Pakistan, Islamists sign deal to enforce sharia law
    The Pakistan government and Islamic hardliners on Monday signed an agreement to enforce sharia law in the northwestern Swat valley, a provincial...
    Pakistan reopens Nato route to Afghanistan
    Pakistan reopens Nato route to Afghanistan
    Pakistani engineers on Wednesday opened an alternative supply route for Nato forces in Afghanistan after militants blew up a key bridge and torched...
    Senior al-Qaeda leader killed in Pakistan
    Senior al-Qaeda leader killed in Pakistan
    Senior al-Qaeda commander Abu Saeed al-Masri has been killed in recent clashes with Pakistani forces in a Pakistani region near the Afghan border,...
    Grieving Pakistan tribesmen bury dead after blast
    Grieving Pakistan tribesmen bury dead after blast
    Pakistani tribesmen on Monday buried the last of the 43 people killed in a suicide bomb attack at a meeting of tribal elders discussing how to...
    Pakistan militants free 300 schoolchildren
    Pakistan militants free 300 schoolchildren
    Heavily armed militants took about 300 children hostage at a school in Pakistan on Monday but freed them after tense negotiations with tribal...
    Suicide bomber targets Pakistan minister's house
    Suicide bomber targets Pakistan minister's house
    A suicide bomber blew himself up at the house of a Pakistani minister in the north-western city of Peshawar on Friday, killing four people, police...