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  • Watch: Fatima Bhutto on her new book 'The shadow of the crescent moon' 02-11-2013 03:33 PM

    Pakistani writer Fatima Bhutto released her book and spoke on Pakistan and terrorism. Bhutto released 'The shadow of the crescent moon' in Delhi recently. Speaking on the border tensions between India and Pakistan notwithstanding, Bhutto said that people of the two countries desire peace and they should not be divided....
  • Will continue my fight for education, says Malala Yousafzai 15-10-2013 11:13 PM

    In an exclusive interview with CNN, 16-year-old Malala Yousafzai, who was shot at by Taliban in 2012 for propagating girls education in Pakistan, said that she will continue her fight of spreading education in the world. ...
  • Watch: Malala Yousafzai talks about her peace mission 15-10-2013 01:21 PM

    Watch the full interview of Pakistani teenaged activist Malala Yousafzai with CNN on October 15 at 10.30 pm on CNN-IBN. ...
  • Malala says it's an honour to be nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize 11-10-2013 11:10 AM

    Pakistani activist Malala Yousufzai who is a front runner for the Nobel Peace Prize that will be announced on Friday said that it's an honor to be nominated. "I'm really happy to be nominated and it seems like people nominated me and people from all over the world, from America,...
  • Malala a wake up call for people with Talibani mindset: Hina Rabbani Khar 10-10-2013 01:19 PM

    A year after Taliban shot a teenage girl Malala Yousafzai on the head, he has come back with courage and said that she wishes to return to Pakistan and run for office. Meanwhile, former foreign Minister Hina Rabbani Khar said that what happened to her divided Pakistan into two. One...
  • India @ 9 with Rajdeep Sardesai 07-10-2013 11:38 PM

    Catch the day's top stories with Rajdeep Sardesai on India @ 9. ...
  • News 360: Villagers caught in crossfire between Army, terrorists in Keran 07-10-2013 09:43 PM

    As firing between the Army and terrorists continue in the Keran sector for the 14th day, caught in the crossfire are residents from nearby villages. The villagers from Jamgund, a village that lies next to Shala Batu, have been trekking down steep mountainside to avoid being trapped in the gunfight....
  • 'Committed to bring justice to the murdered Indian author' 06-09-2013 07:34 PM

    Reacting to the murder of the Indian author Sushmita Banerjee who was shot dead in Afghanistan, Afghanistan's Deputy Ambassador Ashraf Haidari said that the investigations are underway and they are committed to find the perpetrators of the killing and bring them to justice. Banerjee had written a popular memoir about...
  • News 360: Indian author Sushmita Banerjee shot dead in Afghanistan 05-09-2013 09:00 PM

    ndian author Sushmita Banerjee, who wrote a popular memoir about her dramatic escape from the Taliban, was on Thursday shot dead in Afghanistan. ...
  • Girls in Pakistan defy Taliban by going to school 13-07-2013 10:01 PM

    In most places around the world going to school is not a life and death situation, but it is just that dangerous for many girls in Pakistan. With the shooting of Malala Yousafzai in focus after her UN speech yesterday, CNN's Saima Mohsin visits the Swat Valley to see what's...
  • Pakistani teenage activist Malala addresses UN on her 16th birthday 13-07-2013 10:38 AM

    Pakistani teenage activist Malala Yousafzai addressed the United Nations on her 16th birthday and said the Taliban can not silence women in Afghanistan. She said Mahatma Gandhi and Mother Teresa are her inspirations and added that she wanted to end child labour in India. ...
  • Video: Pak Taliban claims responsibility for murder of 9 foreigners 24-06-2013 01:04 PM

    Pakistan Taliban has claimed the responsibility for the murder of foreigners near the Nanga Parbat base camp in northern Pakistan. Gunmen broke into a hotel in Gilgit and killed nine foreigners, who were on a mountaineering expedition, and their guide. ...
  • Watch: Nawaz Sharif will serve the nation well if he wins, say Pakistanis 11-05-2013 11:38 PM

    Nawaz Sharif's party, the PML-N, is currently leading in the historic May 11 elections. ...
  • Pakistan polls: 11 killed, 50 injured in Karachi's twin blast 11-05-2013 07:33 PM

    Polling will continue till 6 PM across the country except in Karachi, where voting will be held till 8 PM in 7 constituencies. ...
  • Pakistan elections: Masses divided between Nawaz Sharif, Imran Khan 11-05-2013 02:46 PM

    Security tightened in Pakistan as polling began on Saturday amidst threats of violence and terror. A total of 85 million people are expected to cast their votes for 342 national assembly seats with approximately 40 million of them being first time voters. ...
  • Have arranged security for polls, Taliban real opposition: Pak minister 11-05-2013 08:47 AM

    Pakistan will vote on Saturday to decide who is next leader amidst threats of terror and violence. ...
  • Boston Marathon blasts: How the events unfolded 16-04-2013 07:28 PM

    Two blasts occurred within seconds on a sidewalk along the 42-kilometre route of the Boston Marathon, where thousands of people had lined up to cheer on the marathoners on Monday. ...
  • I fear god and nobody else, says ex-Pakistan president Musharraf 25-03-2013 10:47 AM

    Former Pakistan president Pervez Musharraf returned to the country on Sunday after a four-year long self-imposed exile. "On the very first day of my return, hurdles have been created for me. Our first gathering was sabotaged. I am back today even as people said that I would never return. I...
  • Pakistan teen activist Malala returns to school in UK 20-03-2013 09:00 AM

    Pakistan's women's rights icon Malala Yousufzai returns to school in Birmingham months after being shot by the Taliban. ...
  • Afghanistan: Car bomb explodes near intelligence agency 16-01-2013 03:48 PM

    A big car bomb exploded near the gate of an intelligence agency in Kabul on Monday. ...
  • Greater role for India in Afghanistan after NATO pullout: Karzai 11-11-2012 06:22 PM

    Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai is in India to take ties between the two countries forward. Speaking to CNN-IBN Senior Editor Suhasini Haidar, he said that he saw a greater role for India in training the Afghan forces after the NATO troops exited that country. ...
  • World celebrates Malala day today 10-11-2012 10:10 AM

    Malala Yousafzai, teenage Pakistani rights activist recovering in a UK hospital after being shot by Taliban in her country, thanked millions of her well-wishers for their inspiring and humbling support. ...
  • Ex-British PM Gordon Brown shows support for Malala 10-11-2012 09:32 AM

    Former British Prime Minister Gordon Brown is heading to Pakistan with an international message of support for Malala Yousafzai and many more brave girls like her. Brown has said November 10, a month after Yousafzai was shot at by the Taliban for campaigning for girls' education in Pakistan, has been...
  • Egypt rulers buckle, winds of change in Libya 23-11-2011 10:54 AM

    While Egypt military rulers have hinted at a referendum on transfering power to a civilian government, winds of change in Libya as Interim PM Abdel al-Kib announced his new cabinet where 2 key posts have been given to the ex-rebels. ...
  • Battlefield Twitter: NATO, Taliban fight for Afghanistan 18-11-2011 09:59 AM

    NATO's fight with the Taliban in Afghanistan has opened up on a new front on Twitter where both sides are battling with tweets. ...
  • 10 years later: Is India the US' next option in Afghanistan? 15-10-2011 11:19 PM

    With Pakistan-US relations hitting a new low, does India remain the next best option before the US? ...
  • Pakistan must not be India-centric: SM Krishna 15-10-2011 08:23 AM

    External Affairs Minister SM Krishna also said that India is not sending it's troops to Afghanistan. ...
  • 10 years later: Is India the US' next option in Afghanistan? 12-10-2011 02:49 PM

    Suhasini Haidar: Hello and welcome to this weeks edition of Worldview with me Suhasini Haidar. Tonight the India-Afghanistan strategic partnership just signed. Does it mean India is actually ready for a leadership role in Afghan Security and more importantly is India becoming the US next option in Afghanistan? In fact...
  • 30 Minutes: Pakistan - The War Within 28-05-2011 11:34 PM

    This week on '30 Minutes', Suhasini Haider brings to the conflicts that Pakistan as a country facing. ...
  • Hamid Gul denies being with Mullah Omar 23-05-2011 12:26 PM

    Talking to CNN-IBN, former ISI chief Hamid Gul said that he had been at his home and reports of him being with Taliban chief Mullah Omar, who is reported to have been killed, are rubbish. ...