With Mullah Radio becoming the new head of the Pakistani Taliban, the militants have signalled their intention not to negotiate a peaceful settlement to their conflict with the Pakistani state.
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Thursday 07 November 2013
They call him ‘Mullah Radio’ and his message is clear: there will be no more talk with the regime
Monday 07 October 2013
In a surprise to many observers, General Ashfaq Parvez Kayani said he would not be seeking to extend his role as head of the military when his term expires next month
Sunday 15 September 2013
Rare killing of a high-ranking officer may have undone weeks of debate and diplomatic progress
Friday 12 July 2013
Few watched in Pakistan. Only two of the country’s channels showed the speech live
Monday 08 July 2013
The 336-page report, based on testimony from more than 200 witnesses, official documents and site visits, alleges:
Osama bin Laden report: Leaked documents criticise Pakistan's security failure - and even reveal how Al-Qa'ida leader was stopped for speeding and let go
Monday 08 July 2013
Osama Bin Laden was able to hide undetected in Pakistan for years because of a “collective failure” of the country’s “military authorities, the intelligence authorities, the police and the civilian administration,” according to a damning report kept secret by the Pakistani government.
TV review: Shot for Going to School (BBC3) is a painful reminder that Malala's situation isn't unique
Thursday 04 July 2013
Horizon – What Makes Us Human? BBC2
Friday 31 May 2013
Indian film director Amjad Khan confirmed that 16-year-old Fatima Sheikh, from Dhaka, will play the central part in the film
Monday 27 May 2013
All Malala Yousafzai wanted was education, for herself and other girls. For that, she was sought out and gunned down. Now she is a global icon
Friday 05 April 2013
Imran Khan 'at a loss' over cancellation
Taliban shooting survivor Malala strikes publishing deals 'to tell story of 61m children who can't get education'
Wednesday 27 March 2013
Malala Yousafzai, the 15-year-old who survived being shot after standing up to the Taliban, is to tell her story "and the story of 61 million children who can't get education" in a memoir.
Thursday 21 March 2013
At least twelve people were killed on Thursday by a car bomb at a camp in northwest Pakistan for people displaced by fighting between government forces and Islamist militants, police said.
Wednesday 02 January 2013
Malala Yousafzai's father's new role will allow family to remain in Britain
Wednesday 24 October 2012
By targeting one of the few prominent women’s rights activists, the Taliban sent a chilling message to the people of Pakistan: we are still here and no one is safe.
Thursday 18 October 2012
The Taliban leader who apparently ordered the assassination of a Pakistani schoolgirl last week may not be well-known outside the remote, picturesque Swat Valley. But there he is infamous for his long campaign against female education.
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