Enemies of country's toughest policeman finally catch up with him
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Saturday 02 January 2010
Monday 28 December 2009
A suicide bombing targeting a Shiite Muslim procession in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi killed 30 people and wounded dozens more today, as Shiites across the country marked the key holy day of Ashoura.
Sunday 20 December 2009
Tuesday 10 November 2009
Monday 05 October 2009
A hospital doctor hugged a female patient after a heart scan and then turned up on her doorstep saying he would "like to talk", a disciplinary hearing was told today.
Thursday 01 October 2009
"I believe that if you don't give people an education you're robbing them of their liberty," says Hussain Dawood. You might not expect such a sentiment from one of the driving forces behind a business school. But neither Dawood nor the Karachi School for Business and Leadership are ordinary.
Monday 14 September 2009
At least 18 women and girls waiting to get free flour died when a crowd surge swelled into stampede in the Pakistan city of Karachi today.
Friday 05 June 2009
Monday 04 May 2009
Pakistani authorities stopped the cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan travelling to Karachi yesterday for fear his trip could trigger violence in the commercial hub.
Saturday 11 April 2009
Sunday 22 March 2009
Friday 13 March 2009
Pakistan's year-old civilian government sought a compromise to appease opposition leaders and a lawyers movement today as police detained hundreds of activists in a bid to stifle a nationwide protest.
Thursday 12 March 2009
Hundreds of black-suited Pakistani lawyers and flag-waving opposition activists launched a cross-country protest today, as the year-old civilian coalition government scrambled for ways to avert a showdown.
Tuesday 02 September 2008
Pakistan ordered an inquiry yesterday into how five women were buried alive in an "honour killing". Three suspects were arrested as condemnation of the outrage spread across the country.
Thursday 06 March 2008
Pakistan's commercial capital Karachi suffered a major power cut today when the country's main power utility cut the supply because the city's power company had not paid its bills, an official said.
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