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Pakistani Mob Beat And Burn Man Accused Of Desecrating Quran

AP | MUNIR AHMED | Posted 09.03.2012 | Religion

ISLAMABAD — Thousands of people dragged a Pakistani man accused of desecrating Islam's holy book from a police station in central Pakistan, beat...

Pakistan and the Policing of Belief: Islamist Lawfare Abducts Democracy

Qanta Ahmed, MD | Posted 08.06.2012 | World
Qanta Ahmed, MD

Pakistan, America's ailing ally, is a democracy abducted by Islamist lawfare, the use of the law as a weapon of war.

Pakistan Bans Obscene Words In Text Messages

AP | By SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 01.18.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD -- Texters in Pakistan better start watching their language. Pakistan's telecommunications authority sent a letter ordering cell phone comp...

Pakistan's Terror Problem is Beyond the Taliban

Ehsan Azari Stanizai | Posted 12.20.2011 | World
Ehsan Azari Stanizai

The war in Afghanistan has provided a golden opportunity for Pakistan to manipulate Islam and turn Afghanistan into a playground for its national interest.

How Pakistan Drifted Away from Itself

Kashif N. Chaudhry | Posted 10.19.2011 | World
Kashif N. Chaudhry

Founded on freedom of religion and practice, Pakistan is one of the biggest violator of religious freedom today. For Pakistan to succeed, it will have to reverse the dangerous turn it took.