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Obfuscating the Crime in Pakistan

Hassan Raza | Posted 05.30.2015 | Religion
Hassan Raza

In an unfortunate incident that took place in Balochistan province of Pakistan on Friday night, dozens of heavily armed gunmen, wearing the uniforms o...

Pakistani Officials Seize 100 Tons Of Bomb-Making Materials

Reuters | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

By Gul Yousufzai QUETTA, Pakistan Aug 20 (Reuters) - Security forces seized 100 tons of bomb-making material from Quetta, one of Pakis...

Stand With Malala for Education for All

Gordon Brown | Posted 08.17.2013 | Impact
Gordon Brown

Malala Yousafzai -- the 15-year-old Pakistani girl militants tried to assassinate -- is the first signatory of a new worldwide petition launched today after terrorists, hell-bent on preventing girls being educated, murdered 14 students at an all girls' college in Pakistan.

Gunmen Kidnap 8 Pakistani Aid Workers Of U.S.-Based Organization

Posted 09.19.2011 | Impact

Gunmen have kidnapped eight Pakistani aid workers of the U.S.-based American Refugee Committee, according to the Associated Press. The workers went m...

Pakistan in Ten Years: The Optimistic View

Howard Schweber | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Howard Schweber

So is Pakistan a failed state, or on its way out of the morass in which it presently finds itself? I think there are three reasons for Pakistan to be optimistic.

Contemplation of Drone Strikes in Quetta Belies Obama's Claim of Just War

Derrick Crowe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Derrick Crowe

The US is rattling a saber about killing people in Quetta, despite all the inevitable civilian death and mass outrage. Such a move would show the shallowness of the "just war" talk in Obama's disgraceful Nobel paean to Mars.

Snake Eyes in Afghanistan

Derrick Crowe | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Derrick Crowe

None of the credible options in Afghanistan offer real chances for rolling back the insurgent reaction to our presence or reducing terrorism against the United States.

Bride, Groom Among 14 Killed In Pakistan

Nation | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

QUETTA-At least 14 people including a bride and bridegroom were killed and 20 others sustained critical injuties, some of them seriously, in separate ...