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U.S. Drone Bombs Afghanistan as Obama and Ghani Talk Partnership

U.S. Drone Bombs Afghanistan as Obama and Ghani Talk Partnership

A U.S. drone bombed Afghanistan just hours before the United States President Barack Obama and the President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani issued a joint statement about partnership between the two nations. The statement was issued after Ghani’s visit to the White House ended after a series of meetings Tuesday, March 24. It has been reported that […]

Pakistan Shook by Tremors as M 5.4 Earthquake Hits

Pakistan Shook by Tremors as M 5.4 Earthquake Hits

An earthquake of magnitude 5.4 has been reported in Pakistan. This has been confirmed by the United States Geological Survey (USGS) on their website tracking geological tremors and tectonic shifts around the world. The local time in Pakistan at the time of the earthquake was February 26, 2015 at 2200 hours. The tremors were also […]

Pakistan Suicide Bomber Kills 20

Pakistan Suicide Bomber Kills 20

There are at least 20 dead and 50 injured in a blast that is reported to have been a suicide bombing at an imambargah in Shikarpur, Pakistan. The bomber reportedly entered the Karbala Maula Imambargah during Friday prayer while there were more than 80 people inside. The roof of the building collapsed on those caught […]

Pakistan Fire at Mall Kills 13 People

Pakistan Fire at Mall Kills 13 People

An electrical fire at a shopping mall in Pakistan has resulted in 13 people being killed, unable to escape the blaze. The fire started when a short-circuit occured within one of the mall shops, and the flames quickly spread to encompass a large area near the front of the mall. With no back exit, escape […]

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Lifts Temporary Ban on Death Penalty

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Lifts Temporary Ban on Death Penalty

The prime minister of Pakistan, Nawaz Sharif, has lifted a temporary ban on the death penalty following the attack on a military-run Peshawar school that left 142 people killed in the massacre that resulted, according to a report by breakingnews.com and Reuters. The victims of the brutal massacre included 132 children and 10 staff members. […]

Taliban Kill 145 in Pakistani School

Taliban Kill 145 in Pakistani School

Taliban gunmen have killed 145 people at a military-run school in Peshawar, Pakistan. The gunmen stormed into the school on Tuesday, killing dozens of schoolchildren and 10 staff members, including the school’s principal, before exchanging gun-fire with security forces. At the end of the battle, all nine militants had also been killed, either by the […]

Pakistan School Attacked in Peshawar

Pakistan School Attacked in Peshawar

Taliban fighters attacked a military-run school in Peshawar, located in northwest Pakistan. During the attack 20 students and one security personnel was killed during the attack. TTP spokesperson Muhammad Khorasani said that six suicide bombers joined the attack on the school and that the attack happened because of the North Waziristan campaign. The roads leading […]

Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Pakistan

Al-Qaeda Leader Killed in Pakistan

It has been reported that a top Al Qaeda leader has been killed by the Pakistani military in north-western border of Pakistan. The military confirmed the news about the killing. Adnan G. el-Shukrijumah was involved in plotting many bomb attacks in the Britain and United States, including the New York subway system. Shukrijumah was a head […]

Pakistan Christians Killed For Desecrating the Quran

Pakistan Christians Killed For Desecrating the Quran

Religious bigotry is raising its head in Pakistan, where reports of a mob that allegedly beat a young Christian couple to death and then burned their corpses in a brick factory are making headlines. Accusations of blasphemy and desecrating the Quran spurred this vigilante attack – the latest in the list of questionable accusations of […]

Islamic State Coming to Pakistan

Islamic State Coming to Pakistan

In Pakistan, support for the Islamic State is growing more visible. Elements of the Taliban, which all but controls small areas of the country, are openly giving a nod to their ideological kinship with the terrorist organization that has cut a path of destruction across large areas of Iraq and Syria. A spokesman for the […]

Cannibal Brothers, Unable to Stop Eating, Force Pakistan to Change Law

Cannibal Brothers, Unable to Stop Eating, Force Pakistan to Change Law

Two cannibal brothers in Pakistan are alleged to have stolen 100 bodies from grave sites and eaten parts of them, forcing the government to change the law and introduce a bill that would make the practice illegal. Currently, there is no law in the country against the consumption of human flesh. The British Daily Mail […]

Malala Yousafzai: How She Became So Powerful

Malala Yousafzai: How She Became So Powerful

Malala Yousafzai is the story of a young girl living in a world where many things were forbidden for women to partake in, but she did not bow down, and used her words to become one of the most powerful young women in the world. Seldom do children or teenagers take on issues that are […]

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