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When Will Singh Come?

Sunil Sharan | Posted 05.13.2013 | World
Sunil Sharan

No Indian prime minister or president has visited Pakistan since 1998. In contrast, top Pakistani leaders have visited India five times since. What will it take to get India's prime minister, Manmohan Singh, to cross the border?

Pakistan's New Prime Minister Riddled With Corruption

AP | REBECCA SANTANA | Posted 08.22.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — Pakistani lawmakers elected a ruling party loyalist with a checkered past as prime minister on Friday, restoring government to the c...

Pakistan's PM Mess

AP | MUNIR AHMED and CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 08.21.2012 | World

ISLAMABAD — A Pakistani judge issued an arrest warrant Thursday for the ruling party's candidate for prime minister over allegations he illegall...

Obama: Relations With Pakistan Strained

AP | ANNE GEARAN | Posted 05.27.2012 | World

SEOUL, South Korea — President Barack Obama, closing a nuclear security summit Tuesday, sought a thaw in the diplomatic chill with Pakistan, a c...

No, Prime Minister

Wajid Ali Syed | Posted 08.11.2011 | World
Wajid Ali Syed

It was Pakistan's moment of "Hope and Change." There were high expectations for the new regime.

Pakistani PM: Bin Laden Death Was 'Justice Done'

AP | SEBASTIAN ABBOT | Posted 07.09.2011 | World

ISLAMABAD — Suspicion rose Monday that Pakistan's intelligence service leaked the name of the CIA chief in Islamabad to local media in anger ove...

Raymond Davis -- Deport the Killer

Shahid Mahmood | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shahid Mahmood

Policies of appeasement allow military contractors a free license to patrol and kill in Pakistan -- in the case of Raymond Davis, the ability to fire on his assailants 10 times.

Damsels in Distress: Using Victimized Women as Political Ploys

Beenish Ahmed | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Beenish Ahmed

Caught in the crossfire of this battle for hearts and minds waged in the most paternalistic and patriarchic of ways, women are seen invariably as victims.

Pakistan Foils Plot To Kill Government Leadership

AP | KHALID TANVEER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

MULTAN, Pakistan — Pakistani police arrested a group of Islamist militants plotting to kill the prime minister in a gun and suicide bomb attack ...

Enemy in Need can be Friend Indeed

Sunil Sharan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sunil Sharan

Come hell or high water, India and Pakistan's leaders continually nose-thumb one another. Each snub is met with a counter-snub; every kindness by susp...

Shunned, Will He Bolt?

Sunil Sharan | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Sunil Sharan

What was supposed to be a breakthrough meeting between the foreign ministers of India and Pakistan last month degenerated into a public rebuke of Indi...

Yousaf Raza Gilani, Pakistan PM, "Bin Laden Not In Pakistan"

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER and GREGORY KATZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Pakistan's prime minister on Thursday defended his country's efforts in fighting terrorism, saying he didn't believe Osama bin Laden wa...

A Sub-continental Nightmare

Pinaki Bhattacharya | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Pinaki Bhattacharya

This was a week the Indian chatterati were animated by spectacles taking place in foreign lands, and it ended in uproar when the government was found to be advocating a dialogue with Pakistan.

More Clarity Needed About Pakistan's Swat Operation

Madiha Sattar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Madiha Sattar

More and clearer information would go a long way towards winning over a still- skeptical public burned by three failed operations in the past.

Selling War: Struggling to Make the Case to Fight Terrorism, Again.

Vikrum Aiyer | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Vikrum Aiyer

Obama's proposed tactics in the AfPak region have certainly been scrutinized, but truly vocal criticisms have maintained low decibel levels... until now.

Biden Holds Talks With Pakistani Leaders

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Vice President-elect Joe Biden on Friday met with Pakistani leaders during an Asian trip meant to show the new administration's int...

Pakistani Prime Minister Says US Strikes Will Stop Once Obama Takes Office

AP | CHRIS BRUMMITT | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan — Pakistan protested to the U.S. ambassador Thursday over a deep cross-border missile strike, and a militant group threatene...

Obama To Meet With Paulson, Bernanke and Prime Minister Of Pakistan

AP | JESSE J. HOLLAND | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

WASHINGTON — Barack Obama told House Democrats on Tuesday that as president he would order his attorney general to scour White House executive o...

Bush Meets Pakistani Prime Minister After U.S. Strike in Tribal Area

New York Times | Steven Lee Myers | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Bush praised Pakistan's commitment to fighting the Taliban and other extremists along its deteriorating border with Afghanistan on Monday, o...