The garden of a British diplomat is believed to have been dug up after his son was arrested on Saturday
War On Terror
Like this page on Facebook for updates
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
Saturday 27 April 2013
Campaigners claim the Government are 'using them to fight wars behind our backs'
Saturday 20 April 2013
A Pakistani judge today ordered the former military ruler Pervez Musharraf be held in custody for two more weeks, until the next hearing in a case related to his 2007 decision to sack and detain several judges.
Friday 19 April 2013
Police arrested the former dictator overnight
Thursday 18 April 2013
In a narrow lane next to Mumbai's biggest shopping centre, in a suburb teeming with people even at midnight, is a building that at first glance looks like an abandoned warehouse.
Tuesday 16 April 2013
'Precautionary adjustments' being made to security plans, but no major changes will be implemented
Monday 08 April 2013
It says much about the life of Xabier Lopez Peña, aka Thierry, that virtually the first time he came into full-scale public view, in May 2008, was also almost the last. Over the previous three decades, Thierry was strongly suspected of becoming a key figure in the Basque terrorist group Eta, and it was only when he was arrested along with three other alleged Eta members in a French police operation that the clandestine existence he had led since the early 1980s came to a definitive conclusion.
Tensions mount over Sarkozy-Bettencourt case as judge Jean-Michel Gentil receives bullet and death threat in post
Thursday 28 March 2013
A death threat and blank bullets have been sent to the judge who last week started criminal investigations against ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy.
Monday 25 March 2013
The head of MI5, Sir Jonathan Evans, is to step down next month after being in charge at a time when the Service faced the rising threat of Islamist extremism.
Monday 18 March 2013
He photographed her naked and wearing his gun, court told
Monday 11 March 2013
The BBC’s closeness to the Home Office has come under fire after the corporation’s security correspondent Gordon Corera accepted a formal role at a behind-closed-doors counter-terrorism event.
Sunday 10 March 2013
Torture of detainees by state security is pervasive in Iraq ten years after the fall of Saddam Hussein says an Amnesty International report, Iraq: a Decade of Abuses, published tomorrow. Though American and British leaders cited the brutality and cruelty of Saddam Hussein’s regime as a justification for overthrowing his regime, extreme abuse of prisoners has never ceased.
Sunday 10 March 2013
Muslim mob goes on arson rampage in Lahore after alleged blasphemy
Questionable Time: The panel show waters are treacherous, will Stephen Twigg and Kenneth Clarke make it ashore?
Friday 08 March 2013
Plus: Who, in the name of Jaws 2, is this Diane James?
Sunday 03 March 2013
Soldiers keeping their mouths shut keeps things in the same sorry condition, writes Afghanistan veteran and author Joe Glenton
Nearly 100,000 of Britain's poorest children go hungry after parents' benefits are cut
Durham Free School: 'Creationism taught at' free school facing closure
End of the licence fee: BBC to back radical overhaul of how it is funded
Elif Shafak: Turkish author warns against rise of British nationalism
Ex-head of MI6: 'We shouldn't kid ourselves that Russia is on a path to democracy'
Most people think legal tax avoidance is just as wrong as illegal tax evasion, poll suggests
- 1 Tourist films plane's descent just metres above packed Caribbean beach
- 3 World Book Day: Boy 'excluded' from school after dressing up as Fifty Shades' Christian Grey
- 4 Have sex with your iPad thanks to the new sex toy no-one asked for