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Pakistan Extremism

Taking Uncle Sam for a Ride

Dilip Hiro | Posted 06.17.2012 | World
Dilip Hiro

There is, in fact, nothing new in the way Islamabad has been squeezing Washington lately. It has a long record of getting the better of U.S. officials by identifying areas of American weakness and exploiting them successfully to further its agenda.

Voices of Pakistan: Our Future

Anushka Jatoi | Posted 09.05.2011 | World
Anushka Jatoi

Pakistan, in English is translated to 'the land of the pure.' Ironically, the constant fear and the ease with which lives are lost, is nothing short of the norm in this Islamic republic.

Pakistan's Urban Metamorphosis

Wajid Ali Syed | Posted 08.29.2011 | World
Wajid Ali Syed

It's surprising to many that the majority of Pakistanis support the Islamists and their apologists as the saviors of their religion. But this didn't happen overnight. The mindset of the large segment of society didn't change with a blink of an eye.

Inside Pakistan's Extremist Female Madrassas

Posted 08.15.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD (Reuters) – Varda is an accountancy student who dreams of working abroad. Dainty and soft-spoken, the 22-year-old aspires to broaden h...