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Wednesday 22 December 2010
In a move that would stir intense Pakistani anger, US military chiefs in Afghanistan are pushing the Obama administration to expand cross-border commando raids against Taliban and al-Qa'ida militants hiding in Pakistan's remote tribal areas.
Saturday 18 December 2010
The CIA has pulled its most senior spy out of Pakistan when his cover was blown after being named in a lawsuit that accused him of killing civilians in missile strikes.
Wednesday 01 December 2010
Pakistan is portrayed in newly released secret cables as an unreliable friend to the United States and Britain, with a civilian leader who worries about being "taken out" by his army and an ingrained ambivalence about co-operating fully on nuclear proliferation and the fight against terror.
Tuesday 16 November 2010
A suspected US missile strike destroyed a home and a speeding vehicle carrying insurgents near the Afghan border early today, killing at least 15 alleged militants, Pakistani intelligence officials said.
Monday 08 November 2010
A Tube driver was today cleared of planning to travel to Afghanistan or Pakistan with the intention of taking part in a "violent jihad", a Crown Prosecution Service spokesman said.
Saturday 23 October 2010
The United States has laid out a five-year, $2bn (£1.3bn) military aid package for Pakistan, and has pressed the Islamabad government to step up the fight against extremists there and in neighbouring Afghanistan.
Saturday 23 October 2010
The multi-millionaire entrepreneur James Caan apologised yesterday for offering to buy a baby for his brother during a trip to Pakistan.
Friday 08 October 2010
Monday 04 October 2010
The Pakistani Taliban claimed responsibility today for a pre-dawn attack on tankers carrying fuel to Afghanistan for US and other Nato forces.
Friday 17 September 2010
The murder of a prominent Pakistani politician in London brought Pakistan's second largest city to a standstill today.
Friday 10 September 2010
Tuesday 24 August 2010
This newspaper's interview today with the Pakistani President, Asif Ali Zardari, reveals a leader at bay. Mr Zardari angrily denies that it was remiss of him to have left the country in the wake of the disastrous floods which have inundated more than a fifth of Pakistan's land mass and affected some 20 million people. He also asserts that the emergency is giving succour to domestic extremists.
Sunday 22 August 2010
Wednesday 18 August 2010
Sunday 15 August 2010
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