Afghanistan considers that Pakistan holds significant influence over Taliban, who are believed to launch attacks from bases in the country
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Monday 24 June 2013
Scotland Yard on Monday made its first arrest for nearly three years in connection with the murder of a prominent Pakistani politician who was battered and stabbed to death while continuing to work from exile in London.
Pakistan election: Fourteen years after he was ousted, Nawaz Sharif welcomes journalists to his country house and returns with warm words for old enemies
Monday 13 May 2013
Andrew Buncombe joins Pakistan’s new PM at his country house where he hears about his headaches over electricity, building the economy, and tackling militancy
Thursday 09 May 2013
PTI supporters hope a late surge can lift former cricketer to win Saturday’s vote
Wednesday 08 May 2013
Former cricket idol challenges front-runner seeking third term in Pakistan
Tuesday 07 May 2013
The former cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan fractured his skull and required hospital treatment after he fell from a fork-lift truck that was carrying him on to the stage at a packed rally.
Thursday 11 October 2012
Fighter jets force down Syrian plane
Wednesday 10 October 2012
Few teachers back scrapping of GCSEs
Tuesday 09 October 2012
Brain-damaged man won't be resuscitated
Monday 08 October 2012
Israeli jets fly mock raids over villages
Friday 16 March 2012
India batsman Sachin Tendulkar today recorded his 100th international century, a remarkable feat to add to the myriad of achievements already completed during the course of a remarkable career.
Monday 05 March 2012
Being a woman in Afghanistan is not easy, being a woman in Afghanistan who wants to play cricket only ups the difficulty level. “Women,” says Diana Barakzai, “are victims of unacceptable rules that prevented them leaving the house.”
Monday 05 March 2012
David Warner smacked a swashbuckling 163 before Australia weathered a fierce fightback to secure a 15-run win over Sri Lanka in the first final of the one-day Tri-Series in Brisbane yesterday.
Saturday 03 March 2012
England seam bowler Jenny Gunn has been reported to the International Cricket Council (ICC) on account of her bowling action in the first one-day international against New Zealand.
Friday 02 March 2012
The 16-year-old cricketer fought off bone cancer and loves his role with disability team. He's also Britain's 'kindest kid'. He talks to Jack Gaughan
Tuesday 28 February 2012
Team director Andy Flower has warned Eoin Morgan there will be no easy return to England's Test side after being dropped for next month's trip to Sri Lanka.
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