In a telephone call to an Associated Press reporter, a spokesman for a small separatist group called the United Baluch Liberation Army claimed responsibility for the bombing.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-2a6bf857e8e4ad0a74364071a3df5dd8
Police say a bomb exploded has outside a police station in a crowded market in southwest Pakistan, killing at least five people.
A police official says a bomb explosion in a busy market in the eastern Pakistani city of Lahore has killed one person.
The Sixth Nepal-Pakistan Joint Economic Commission began in Islamabad recently wherein both sides agreed to extend cooperation in fields of energy, agriculture, telecommunication, health, education and textile.
THE husband of a Scottish woman allegedly murdered in Pakistan has been taken into protective custody by police investigating her death.
The Washington, D.C., apartment where Vassilios Stassinos was found dead looked more like a pharmacy than a residence in the nation's capital.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-5b7f30c468381393e0d6e108b7670528
Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-5e74f3ca73444b664547e51a13547273
A lawyer representing Pakistan 's former President Pervez Musharraf says he has been granted bail in a case involving the death of a separatist leader.
Labor unions and other creditors are getting a chance to grill Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder about the decision to put Detroit in bankruptcy court.
The Afghan Taliban claimed on Wednesday that Pakistan is keeping the group's former deputy leader under detention despite announcing his release last month, an allegation promptly denied by Pakistani officials.
One year after a Taliban bullet tried to silence Malala Yousufzai's demand for girls' education, she has published a book and is a contender for the Nobel Peace Prize.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-59b26cb6b0922446edeed2fe0e0dbddc
Dr. Malik Baloch, whose convoy was attacked by Baloch militants was camped in Awaran to help with relief work.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-25d78399d759ac2b192187e0aa246727
The Iranian side of the $7.5-billion project is almost complete, but Pakistan has run into repeated problems paying for the 780-kilometre section to be built on its side of the border.
Lahore: October 8, 2013. The Christian community that is going under severe threats of terrorism now a Days in Pakistan as , "The banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has said the recent attack at a Church in Peshawar that killed over 87 people was in 'accordance with the Shariah', but claimed that neither it nor any of its sub-groups were involved in ... (more)
The A hlul B ayt N ews A gency published an article on Monday, October 7, 2013 at 5:54 p.m. local time about a human chain of Muslims and Christians that surrounded churches to prevent terrorist attacks.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-4e10830160a7e4a4a9272801d0ea9499
Undersecretary of the Pakistani Foreign Ministry Jalil Abbas handed a million dollar check to Palestinian ambassador Walid Abu Ali on Monday to be used for building a new headquarters for the Embassy of Palestine in the Pakistani capital, Islamabad.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-5660594364878936c5228b9d2594d0e2
The Indian military says it has called off a search for suspected rebels near the disputed border with Pakistan after two weeks of battles in the Himalayan region of Kashmir.
Al Qaeda's longtime leader was killed in an American raid on his compound in the Pakistani city of Abbottabad on May 1, 2011.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-b4a42a60257d41b3cde0fe9e26c44fd8
Pakistani men interact on the street during a power outage in Lyari Town, Karachi on Sept.
The Afghan Taliban are financially supporting Pakistani militants at war with Islamabad and providing sanctuary for them in neighboring Afghanistan, the Pakistani Taliban's spokesman said, highlighting the risk both groups pose to the Pakistani government.
! Is Pakistan Starting To Look More Closely At Central Asia?
The limited Pakistani engagement with Central Asia has for the most part been associated with economic issues: the proposed Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India pipeline, the CASA-1000 energy project, the development of the Gwadar port. So does ...
Turkey and Afghanistan peaceThe Nation
all 6! news articles »
Afghanistan: Reconciling India's and Pakistan's Interests
IDN InDepthNews | Analysis That Matters
India would like to develop Afghanistan as a transit point between Central Asia and South Asia. For example, stability in Afghanistan can hasten the TAPI (Turkmenist! an-Afghanistan-Pakistan- India) pipeline, and turn Pakistan into an energy grid that ...
The dilemma of Kashmir's half-widows
Central & South Asia ... Dardpora, which paradoxically means "abode of pain", is almost 140km north of summer capital Srinagar and lies in Kupwara district close to the de-facto border Line of Control (LoC) that cuts Kashmir into Indian-administered ...
and more »
India plans to capture Pakistan's biggest markets in US, EU
New Delhi after being convinced that the SAARC trade will never kick off because of crisis of confidence between India and Pakistan and there will be no permission by Islamabad to have access to markets of Afghanistan and Central Asian Stat! es (CASs ...
Incursion reports baseless, says Pakistan envoy
Pakistan was committed to upholding principles of United Nations. He said that Pakistan was at the cross-road of Central Asia and South Asia and was bound to get affected if there was turbulence elsewhere in the region. There was trouble in Afghanistan ...
URL: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQjCNEd9! FH3ODJBPjGCF8fwutemNCoOWA&url=http://www.thehindu.com/news/nat! ional/sincere-dialogue-needed-between-india-pakistan-salman-bashir/article5207020.ece
Times of India
IIM-Bangalore tops list of business schools in Central Asia
Times of India
Central Asia consists of ten countries -- Bangladesh, Bhutan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Uzbekistan and India. Two essential factors were taken into consideration -- the internationalization criteria and the deans' vote.
and more »
URL: http://news.googl! e.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQjCNFFOrSJyylNc28ct-jcFbuZuhGHyg&url=http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/education/news/IIM-Bangalore-tops-list-of-business-schools-in-Central-Asia/articleshow/23847238.cms
Central Asia's trade with British India and China
Times of Central Asia (subscription)
India and Pakistan's independence came in 1947, and as China and these two new states solidified their respective borders, they instantly and unwittingly! severed the centuries-old trading routes. No more a trading hub, Kargil was cut off entirely.
New Silk Road Top Of Agenda For Next US Central Asia Envoy! font>
But Central Asia got only cursory treatment by the senators questioning her, while India was discussed in far more detail (even Bangladesh and Sri Lanka got more careful treatment than any Central Asian country). One question by Virginia Democrat Tim ...
India on Central Asia's fringesThe New Indian Express
all 3 news articles »
Western powers talk nuclear disarmament, upgrade what's left
The fact that more countries are not nuclear armed is widely credited to the central bargain of the 1970 Non-Proliferation Treaty (NPT) that nations without atomic bombs pledged not to seek them and nuclear weapon states agreed to pu! rsue disarmament ...
and more »
A suicide bomber drove a vehicle filled with explosives into the headquarters of a rival terrorist commander in Peshawar, Pakistan on Thursday, government officials say.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-317eace7b8ffa8ffd59d2967844c37b7
QUETTA: At least six people were killed and 15 others, including six FC personnel, were injured in a suicide attack at the Pak-Afghan Friendship Gate in Chaman, on Wednesday.
A Pakistani employee pulls away a bullet-proof vehicle's door, that had been tested, at the Streit Pakistan Pvt.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-0ddf689fccd45d6bbe2b5ade0f47dd67
A technician from Pakistan's top bomb disposal unit packed some aging detonator cord confiscated from the Taliban into a plastic water bottle and reached for a roll of sticky tape.
A Muslim cleric was arrested after a gravedigger spotted him in a cemetery allegedly trying to rape a 3-year-old girl, Pakistani police said.
Shahbaz Sharif, Chief Minister of Punjab province talks with his elder brother and Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif during a ceremony in Islamabad June 14, 2013.
Last year, The Zombie Syndrome sold out even before it opened. The talented cast, makeup artists and technicians are back with an all-new, interactive zombie caper.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-cd7f756929bcffcf86f340c75464f633
Coming on the heels of a murderous attack by militant Islamists on an upscale mall in Nairobi, Kenya, a pair of suicide bombers blew themselves up outside the entrance of an historic Anglican church nestled within the walled city of Peshawar, Pakistan on Sunday, January 22, just as services were ending, killing 78 Christians and wounding more than ... (more)http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-7a305f8837345cbb6b5203e72b149927
On Sunday morning, a bomb tore through a marketplace in the heart of the city of Peshawar.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-262913ca1e94a9ea3bdb3540fd40f354
Pakistanis walk on an island that emerged off the coastline in the Arabian Sea following a deadly magnitude 7.7 earthquake in Pakistan's southern province of Baluchistan on Sept.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-09558ebc00d87191e55e43ca8c2578b4
The Pakistani Taliban announced Tuesday that they have accepted a government offer to hold unconditional talks about ending a six-year insurgency, but the move comes amid national public revulsion at a two-week wave of bombing attacks that has killed 300 people.
A powerful earthquake in Pakistan's south-western province of Balochistan killed 400 people and affected more than 300,000 last Tuesday.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-44d9e12057ce1d3408d8cbb3e5e37842
Fifteen members of Malak Taj's family were killed September 29 by a car bomb that ripped through a crowded market in Peshawar.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-47ab60c3763a83c78dfc1f3421a32172
ISLAMABAD: Five Pakistani pilgrims have so far died in Saudi Arabia, according to an official of the Religious Affair Ministry.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/pakistan-news-newspaper-daily-english-online/national/30-Sep-2013/death-toll-in-peshawar-bombing-rises-to-42 For news details Read on : Death toll in Peshawar bombing rises to 42 The death toll from a car bomb attack in Peshawar rose to 42 on Monday, hospital authorities said.
A father and his two sons were shot to death Monday morning near Jhatpat market in Lyari Town, Geo News reported.
FAITH communities joined together to pay a moving tribute to those killed in recent atrocities in Peshawar and Nairobi, including 18 family members of a Bolton vicar.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-4aac591ca82ae97503af47b6df7b6c69
Waheeda Afridi has been trapped with her adopted son, Ajjab , in Pakistan for three years.http://www.topix.com/bigpic/mini-1af3f57a62d4e4f17a834b2e85cdf99a
The death toll from a car bomb explosion in an ancient market in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar rose to at least 42 on Monday, after the third attack in the area in a week.
A Pakistani man carrying a child rushes away from the site of a blast shortly after a car exploded in Peshawar, Pakistan, Sunday, Sept.
India calls Pakistan 'epicentre of terrorism'
Sharif made plain in his UN speech on Friday that he wanted "to make a new beginning" with India, saying the two countries could "prosper together" to benefit the entire South Asian region instead of wasting resources in their arms race. "We stand ...
Indian and Pakistani PMs agree on need to stop Kashmir attacksThe Guardian
Beyond skirmishes on the LoC-IIPakistanToday.com.pk
Sharif: India-Pakistan arms race 'massive waste'Rappler
Center For American Progress -Brookings Institution
all 1,420 news articles »
Indian troops battle Kashmir 'infiltrators'
At least six Indian soldiers have been injured in an ongoing gun battle in Kashmir with the biggest group of infiltrators to cross from Pakistan in years, a top general of the Indian army has said. About 30 to 40 heavily-armed fighters crossed the Line ...
India and Pakistan have to walk the talkAsia Times Online
Nuclear de! terrence in South AsiaPakistan Observer
all 255 news articles »
Singh fails his country
If India keeps its unrealistic policy for long, Pakistan will have an upper hand in the long term when it comes foreign trade; for while India will not be able to trade with the countries of Central Asia, Pakistan will have the facility of trading with ...
India, US ask Pakistan to bring 26/11 perpetrators to justice
Building on ongoing consultations between India and the US on East Asia, Central Asia and West Asia, and the trilateral dialogue mechanisms with Afghanistan and Japan respectively, the leaders agreed to expand their consultations to include a dialogue ...
India, US ask Pakistan to bring Mumbai perpetrators to justice
New York Daily News
Washington, Sep 28 — Affirming their deep concern over the continuing threat posed by terrorism, India and the US have called for Pakistan to work toward bringing the perpetrators of the November 2008 Mumbai attacks to justice. .... Building on ...
In Asia, a geopolitical game without frontiers
The Daily Star
Beijing has been investing or demonstrating interest in deep-water port projects in such countries as Kenya, Tanzania, and Bangladesh, and it has been directly involved in financing and constructing Indian Ocean ports in Myanmar, Sri Lanka, and ...
and more »
Chahbahar and Gwadar
Even before Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's "loud-thinking" the idea of making Gwadar into a free port- India moved in May this year to counter China, upgrading Iran's Chahbahar port that gives a transit route to land-locked Afghanistan. An investment of ...
ADB cuts Asia growth forecast as India slows
Pakistan Daily Times
HONG KONG: Slower growth in China and India and uncertainty over the US Federal Reserve's stimulus programme is hurting Asia's economic momentum, the Asian Development Bank said, as it cut its forecast for the region. ... On top of this are worries ...
ADB lowers 2013, 2014 developing Asia growth, inflation forecastsReuters
all 181 news articles »
India PM demands action from Pakistan ahead of summit
DIALOGUE. Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh is set to meet Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif. Photo by Agence France-Presse. UNITED NATIONS - Indian Prime Minister Manmohan Singh warned Saturday that Pakistan must stop being "the ...
URL: http://news.google.com/news/url?sa=t&fd=R&usg=AFQj! CNGeV_H0tUm-abKUQKLA-hdbaVoR0Q&url=http://www.rappler.com/worl! d/regions/south-central-asia/40122-india-pm-demands-action-pakistan-united-nations-summit
India, Pakistan PMs to reduce Kashmir incidents: India
NEW YORK CITY, USA - The prime ministers of India and Pakistan agreed in talks Sunday, September 29, to reduce violence over their disputed border in Kashmir, an Indian official said. "Both agreed that the precondition for forward movement in the ...