Pakistan
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  • (Source: Wg Cdr Rakesh Singh Chauhan (Retd)/flickr)

    Amid heightened tensions over the Pulwama attack that killed 40 Indian paramilitary troops earlier this month, the Indian air force has struck terror camps across the ceasefire line in Pakistan in a first of its kind operation.

    LAST UPDATE : Feb 26, 2019, 1:34 AM EST
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  • A suicide bomber blew himself up in Pakistan’s Orakzai district killing at least 25 people while three armed gunmen affiliated to a separatist militant group raided the Chinese consulate in Karachi and killed two policemen on Friday.

    LAST UPDATE : Nov 23, 2018, 5:02 AM EST
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  • Asia Bibi, a Pakistani Christian, was convicted of blasphemy in 2010.

    Pakistan’s supreme court has drawn praise from liberal for its brave refusal to be cowed down by extremist Islamist groups as it overturned the death penalty of Asia Bibi, a Christian woman convicted of blasphemy.

    LAST UPDATE : Oct 31, 2018, 6:15 AM EDT
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  • Imran Khan’s Pakistan-Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party may fall short of majority though.

    Pakistan’s charismatic ex-cricketer Imran Khan’s Pakistan-Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) party looks set to win the highest number of seats in the election, which his rivals allege, are rigged by the country’s military establishment.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 26, 2018, 5:58 AM EDT
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  • Pakistan's PM Nawaz Sharif has resigned after the verdict.

    Pakistan’s Supreme Court on Friday removed Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif from office following a corruption probe linked the leader and his family to illicitly amassed wealth overseas through offshore companies.

    LAST UPDATE : Jul 28, 2017, 7:27 AM EDT
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