Articles by Pakistan
- Pakistan Imprisons Doctor Who Helped CIA Find Osama Bin Laden
May 23 2012 8:22 AM
Pakistan Imprisons Doctor Who Helped CIA Find Osama Bin Laden
- Pakistan: Gunfire Kills Karachi Civilians During Protest Over Division Of Sindh Province
May 22 2012 8:00 PM
At least 10 people were killed in Pakistan on Tuesday when a rally in Sindh Province erupted in violence. Gatherers had been marching to protest the division of the province.
- U.S. Afghanistan Embassy Confirms Envoy's Resignation After NATO Summit, Cites Health Reasons
May 22 2012 1:02 PM
The U.S. Embassy in Kabul has confirmed that Ambassador Ryan Crocker will resign this summer following high-level multilateral talks over bringing the Afghanistan War to an end at the NATO Summit in Chicago.
- Pakistan And Turkey Agree To Strengthen Economic, Trade Ties
May 22 2012 9:40 AM
Yousuf Raza Gilani and Recep Tayyip Erdogan also vowed to significantly increase the volume of trade between Turkey and Pakistan.
- Afghan Security Forces To Take Over From NATO Next Summer
May 21 2012 4:26 PM
President Obama and U.S. NATO allies agreed Monday to end all combat missions in Afghanistan and transfer security responsibilities to the country's armed forces next summer after more than a decade of war.
- Canada Will Offer Afghanistan Cash After 2014, But No Troops In Latest NATO Summit Snafu
May 21 2012 11:15 AM
Prime Minister Stephen Harper is expected to announce that he will not be extending the mission of Canada's 950 military trainers currently in Afghanistan after international forces leave the country in 2014.
- U.S.-Pakistan Supply Route Battle Mars NATO Summit
May 21 2012 9:41 AM
The two sides have so far failed to agree on a strategy to re-open the vital supply routes between Pakistan and Afghanistan, which have been closed since a U.S. air-strike killed 24 Pakistani soldiers in November.
- NATO Chicago 2012: Leaders Meet Amid Protests, Bombings And Alleged Terror Plot
May 20 2012 12:26 PM
NATO leaders met in Chicago on Sunday to discuss a way out of a wavering commitment in Afghanistan, amid the backdrop of a city brimming with protesters, a foiled terrorist plot, a bombing that killed two NATO soldiers, and President Barack Obama's own misgivings about the military action in Afghanistan laid bare in a lengthy New York Times report.
- Pakistan Blocks Twitter For 'Blasphemous' Content; Users Angry
May 20 2012 8:49 AM
Pakistan Sunday blocked Twitter in response to the micro blogging website's inability to remove the blasphemous content posted by its users.
- Chicago NATO Summit Preview: Afghanistan Security Will Be The Main Course
May 18 2012 12:07 PM
There are currently about 130,000 foreign troops in the country, with Americans accounting for about 90,000 of them.
- NATO Summit Will Center On Ending Afghanistan War
May 17 2012 6:15 PM
The upcoming NATO summit in Chicago this Sunday will be dominated by discussion of the alliance's transition out of a combat role in Afghanistan to an advisory one, and particularly, who is going to foot the bill amid a global climate of fiscal austerity to ensure it all goes over smoothly.
- Anti-Gay Activist Paul Cameron Admits Early Attraction To Men, Claims Obama Might Be Gay [VIDEO]
May 17 2012 1:41 PM
The chairman of the Family Research Institute, while arguing it is possible for individuals to choose their sexual preference, admitted he was attracted to men as a child.
- North Korea Reported Resuming Reactor Construction
May 16 2012 10:51 PM
North Korea has resumed construction on an experimental light water reactor, a move that could extend its capacity to produce more material for nuclear weapons, Web site 38North reported Thursday.
- Child Marriage Still Prevalent Among Adolescents In South Asia: Report
May 16 2012 6:02 PM
A report on Wednesday reveals that child marriage has become less prevalent in South Asia over the last two decades, but not for brides of all age groups. Adolescents over 15 are still marrying at about the same rate as they did two decades ago.
- Pakistan Plans To Re-Open NATO Supply Routes To Afghanistan
May 16 2012 4:12 PM
Islamabad has ordered government officials to end a supply route blockade against NATO forces, said Pakistan Information Minister Qamar Zaman Kaira on Wednesday.
- Greece: Possible Expulsion From Euro Zone Would Raise Questions About ?European? Identity
May 16 2012 9:27 AM
Although Greece is considered the ?cradle of Western Civilization,? the nation has had a vastly different history and trajectory from the dominant countries of Western Europe.
- European Influence Dips As Positive Opinions Of China Rise
May 15 2012 4:22 PM
International opinions about which nations serve as a positive influence on global affairs are changing. Around the world, more people are looking to Asia, with Japan topping the list, while increasing numbers are disappointed with Europe. However, Asians themselves remained wary of their neighbors.
- NATO Invites Pakistani President To Chicago Summit
May 15 2012 3:22 PM
The invitation came a day after Islamabad proposed re-opening supply routes to Afghanistan, shut six months ago after a U.S. drone strike mistakenly killed 24 Pakistani soldiers near the Afghan border.
- Alina Sarag, 15, Dies After Doctor Misdiagnoses Tuberculosis For ?Lovesickness,? Bulimia
May 15 2012 3:01 PM
Alina Sarag, a 15-year-old teenager from the UK died of tuberculosis after five doctors incorrectly diagnosed her with 'lovesickness' and bulimia, even though she had previously been treated for the disease.
- US May Export Shale Oil To India As New Delhi Seeks To Cut Crude Imports From Iran
May 15 2012 2:19 PM
India imports crude oil from about 30 nations.