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The National Herald: KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Survivors of the Taliban attack on Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel gave harrowing accounts on Monday of the 13-hour weekend standoff that claimed 18 lives, including 14 foreigners. The siege ended on Sunday with Afghan security...
Yahoo Daily News: KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Survivors of the Taliban attack on Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel gave harrowing accounts on Monday of the 13-hour weekend standoff that claimed 18 lives, including 14 foreigners. The siege ended on Sunday with Afghan security forces...
Dawn: A group of female lawyers released a statement on Monday registering protest against a recent remark made by the Chief Justice of Pakistan (CJP) Mian Saqib Nisar, where he had compared the length of a good speech to a woman's skirt. They urged the CJP and...
Sify: [Pakistan], Jan 22 (ANI): Pakistani journalist and columnist Fawad Hasan was reportedly abducted for a short while by Rangers personnel on Monday. According to a Daily Times, Fawad was abducted from Karachi University's (KU) International Relations department...
Sify: [Pakistan], Jan.22 (ANI): Parents of an eight-year-old boy who was thrashed to death at a seminary here, have pardoned the cleric in charge of the institution. The Dawn quoted a police official, as saying that the cleric was in charge of the seminary located...
Gulf News: Former police chief Rao has said he had nothing to do with extrajudicial killings ......
Dawn: A journalist was picked up on Monday by "men in plain clothes" after he attended a condolence meeting for the recently-deceased intellectual Dr Hasan Zafar Arif at the University of Karachi, The Express Tribune reported. Fawad Hasan, who...
Hindustan Times: Pakistan’s Chief JusticeMian Saqib Nisar has come under fire after he compared the length of a speech to that of a woman’s skirt. Addressing a recent event in Karachi, Nisar had said: “I was...
The Siasat Daily: Karachi: PakistanPeople’s Party (PPP) Co-chairman Bilawal Bhutto has called for an end to extra-judicial killings in Pakistan. Answering a question asked by media, Bilawal said he is against police encounters taking place anywhere in Pakistan. Such...
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The Oregonian: KABUL, Afghanistan -- Security forces said Sunday they had killed the last of six Taliban militants to end an overnight siege at Kabul's Intercontinental Hotel that left at least 18 people dead, including 14 foreigners. Some of the 150 guests fled the...
Dawn: This is about my sister. My big, little sister. Big, because she’s older than me by 14 years. Little, because she comes up to my shoulders, making her pint-sized and rather cute. She and I have a special relationship. As a child she was very much the surrogate...
Toronto Sun: KABUL — Survivors of the Taliban attack on Kabul’s Intercontinental Hotel recounted on Monday the ordeal of the deadly, 13-hours-long weekend standoff that claimed 18 lives, including 14 foreigners. The siege ended on Sunday with Afghan security...