WEST PAKISTAN

  • Jammu: West Pakistan refugees hold protest, demand citizenship rights from India February 24, 2015

    Jammu: A large number of refugees from West Pakistan on Tuesday held a demonstration in Jammu demanding that they be accorded citizenship of the State. "We have been suffering for several decades now. We have become strangers in our own homes," said Sham Lal, a refugee from West Pakistan. "We are...
  • No secret deal with India during 1971 war: Kissinger March 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Veteran diplomat Henry Kissinger, the architect of the US' historic opening to China, has denied that that the US struck a secret pact with India to prevent an attack on West Pakistan in 1971. Known in India for unflattering comments on former prime minister Indira Gandhi, he sought to...
  • Osama in northwest Pak under ISI protection October 18, 2010

    Washington: World's most wanted terrorists Osama bin Laden and his deputy Ayman alZawahiri may be hiding close to each other in houses in northwest Pakistan, protected by some members of ISI, a media report said Monday. The two top alQaeda commanders may not be together and are not living in caves...
  • Seven killed, 26 injured in Pak suicide blast April 18, 2010

    Islamabad: A suicide bomber today rammed his vehicle filled with 250 kg of explosives into a police station in northwest Pakistan killing at least seven persons and injuring 26, a day after two burqaclad attackers struck a relief camp for displaced people claiming 41 lives. The bomber struck the police station...
  • Watch: A first hand account of the turmoil in Peshawar September 16, 2008

    A standoff between suspected Talibans and Pakistan's police on Monday in Peshawar is over but the capital of the North West Frontier Province is still a hotbed for radicals. Nic Robertson takes a look at the sensitive place Peshawar. ...