The recent terror attack in Karachi won’t help any, but still the news is looking up, from The FT: The IMF has acknowledged that Pakistan averted a balance of payments crisis in 2013 and managed to stabilise its foreign reserves. This week Standard & Poor’s, the credit rating agency, raised the outlook for its B […]
After six years, international cricket returned to Pakistan on Friday. Zimbabwe became the first team to visit the country since international cricket was banned there in early 2009, after a Sri Lankan team was attacked by terrorists in Lahore — the very place where this new series between Pakistan and Zimbabwe is taking place.Read full article >>
Heavy scrutiny has mounted over the past week for Axact, a Karachi-based software company that has made millions selling fake degrees through a sprawling empire of school websites.
Hosts beat Zimbabwe by five wickets in the opening T20, the first international match in Pakistan since 2009.
Zachary Keck Security, Asia, Middle East The deal could eventually be worth over $6 billion. Israel and India on the verge of signing a new “mega” defense deal, that would include Israel helping India develop a new mobile missile system. On...Show More Summary
Pakistan is short on water, but soon, you can scan a card and get water, right out of the ATM. What’s better is that the ATM’s are solar-powered. The card is given to those who need them and allots a daily ration of water. The machi...
The Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore was abuzz when Zimbabwe captain Elton Chigumbura decided to bat against Pakistan in the first T20 international
“Newly declassified documents from the compound in Pakistan where Osama bin Laden was killed in 2011 have revealed the late al-Qaida leader’s remarkable English-language library, including books by Noam Chomsky, Bob Woodward and even 9/11 conspiracy theorist David Ray Griffin,” [...]
An Anti-Terrorism Court in Pakistan convicted on Thursday 106 suspects believed to have taken part in the lynching of a Christian couple in November 2014. Shama and Shahzad Masih were beaten and burned to death by a Muslim mob, who accused the Christians of burning a copy of the Quran.
Pakistan faces an estimated cost of $35 billion to recover and rebuild after five years of severe, consecutive floods. The post Pakistan Confronts Fear of Floods and Droughts appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Pakistan will be hosting its first international match in six years. The isolation has hurt more than just the players.
Cricket fans can watch history live online as Zimbabwe travels to Pakistan for the first official international cricket match in the strife-torn country since 2009, when terrorists attacked a bus carrying the Sri Lanka national cricket team as it traveled to a Test Match at Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore. Show More Summary
In a letter to one of his wives, Osama bin Laden wrote that his hosts in Abbottabad, Pakistan, appeared to have grown weary of housing him.
Mr. Arshad, a practicing Muslim with a sizable YouTube following, has toured with a police counterterrorism unit in London, performing stand-up for more than 20,000 students.
I’m confused as to why the US authorities would release a list of the books that appeared on the shelves of Osama Bin Laden’s Pakistan compound but the list is now being analysed around the world. Bin Laden read books about law, military strategy and, of course, books about the 9/11 attacks, including conspiracy theories. […]
While the investigative journalist Seymour Hersh has been busy clouding the history of Osama bin Laden's years on the lam in Pakistan, the Office of the Director of National Intelligence cleared things up a bit by releasing a list of documents found at the lair in Abbottabad where bin Laden was...
The Office of the Director of National Intelligence this week declassified hundreds of documents collected during the 2011 raid of Osama bin Laden’s Pakistan compound, including his original job application for al-Qaeda, which, along...Show More Summary
PARACHINAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Air strikes killed at least 15 suspected militants in Pakistan's northwestern Shawal Valley on Thursday, intelligence officials said, a week after security forces moved toward Taliban strongholds the...