Global ‘terror’ deaths up by 61pc: study | Over 80pc of deaths occurred in Iraq, Afghanistan, Pakistan, Nigeria and Syria
S M Hali, Nov 18, 2014
The writer, a former group captain of PAF, is a columnist, analyst and a television show host
The Baloch Council of North America (BCNA), headed by Dr Wahid Baloch, has decided to write a new chapter in the history of Balochistan by dissolving the pro-independence Baloch Society of North America (BSO-NA) and denouncing separatism.
Indian violation of ceasefire along the Line of Control and working boundary is undermining Pakistan’s efforts to eliminate terrorists, Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif has been quoted as saying by an official in Washington.
By Abdul Manan / Saeed Awan
ISLAMABAD: As the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf prepares for what it calls ‘decisive rally’ in the federal capital on November 30, the government decided on Tuesday to hold negotiations with the PTI only on the terms of reference (ToR) of a judicial commission the prime minister has requested the Supreme Court to form to probe into alleged rigging in the May 2013 polls.
Says no objection to commission enlisting ISI, MI help
ISLAMABAD - The government will support the formation of a three-judge commission to investigate the election rigging allegations and will have no objection if the proposed body sought assistance from the ISI and MI representatives to reach the bottom of the matter, a senior federal minister who is also a relative of the prime minister said on Tuesday.
External America Terrorism Haqqani - Haqqani network as much a threat as any other terrorist group: USNews from Pakistan Send feedback »
WASHINGTON: The US State Department reminded Pakistan on Wednesday that the Haqqani network was as much a threat to regional security as any other terrorist group.
UNITED NATIONS: Reaffirming its stand that US drone strikes are counterproductive in combating terrorism, Pakistan on Monday called for an immediate end to such attacks on its soil to avert more civilian deaths and injuries.
ISLAMABAD: The country’s politico-religious parties of the Deobandi school of thought, including two factions of Jamiat Ulema-i-Islam led by Maulana Fazlur Rehman and Maulana Samiul Haq, decided on Tuesday to form a united group.