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Taliban at the Airport: After Karachi Attack, Mobilizing Pakistan with a Lesson from Sri Lanka

Akbar Shahid Ahmed | Posted 08.10.2014 | World
Akbar Shahid Ahmed

SriLankan Airlines Flight UL 183 was cancelled Sunday. On June 9, the destination that SriLankan's passengers wanted to reach was recovering from a siege by the Pakistani Taliban.

The War For Karachi

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 12.10.2012 | World

KARACHI, Pakistan -- Bodies are piling up in Pakistan's largest city as it suffers one of its most violent years in history, and concern is growing th...

The Most Dangerous Place in Pakistan

Saad Khan | Posted 09.11.2011 | World
Saad Khan

Waziristan may not be the most dangerous area in Pakistan. Karachi, the largest city of Pakistan and its financial and industrial hub, is witnessing increased violence in recent months.

Karachiites Stopped From Breaking Shaving World Record

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

In a despicable event, the citizens of Karachi were stopped from holding a shave-a-thon to break the world record of mass shaving.

Is Karachi the Taliban's New Haven?

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

Ethnic tensions and their political implications have provided the Taliban and Al-Qaeda with a safe haven in Karachi. The most volatile city of Pakistan has failed to meld into a coherent and stable environment.

Karachi Blues Turn into Reds

Saad Khan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Saad Khan

Karachi is the financial hub of Pakistan, the country's largest city and its only port. Violence is nothing new to the city of 15 million, as it saw astounding ethnic rioting and state brutalities in the 1990s.