• In cooperation with the Fauji Foundations' Artificial Limb Centre in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, the ICRC is providing rehabilitation support services to those who lost limbs during the earthquake. (icrc.org)
  • We hope you will not mess up with us," military spokesman Major General Asif Ghafoor told a press briefing in the garrison city of Rawalpindi, the second such message Pakistan has sent to New Delhi in as many days. (yahoo.com)
  • QUETTA, Pakistan (AP) - A bomb targeting an anti-drug force tore through a busy market in southwestern Pakistan near the Afghan border on Monday, killing at least five people and wounding 10 others, police and hospital officials said. (ap.org)
  • Facing the threat of sanctions for not cracking down on militants, Pakistan is again moving against the founder of the terrorist group Lashkar-e-Taiba. (nytimes.com)
  • Islamic militants in Pakistan view the country's native Sufi traditions as a major impediment to the imposition of their extremist religious agenda. (rferl.org)
  • The cultural dislocation created by this assault in south and central Punjab, the urban centers of Sindh Province, and in the tribal belt along the Pakistan-Afghanistan border has left many young men vulnerable to recruitment by militants. (rferl.org)
  • We must strengthen border-control measures with all possible means to isolate the militants on the Afghanistan and Pakistan sides. (rferl.org)
  • Police and state officials are increasingly becoming the targets of such attacks in Pakistan, as well as places like Afghanistan and Iraq, where militants believe that foreign governments have too much control. (ibtimes.com)
  • The need for American operations inside Pakistan's borders - in order to kill al Qaeda, Taliban and foreign fighters who plan and launch attacks in Afghanistan - is clear evidence that Pakistan is unable and/or unwilling to stop these militants. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Authorities in New Delhi accuse militants in Pakistan of plotting the assault that left 164 people killed. (cnn.com)
  • There have been calls in India for retaliation, but Pakistan -- which denies aiding the militants -- has threatened to respond in kind. (yahoo.com)
  • CDC supports the Government of Pakistan's (GoP) polio eradication efforts via an assignee to the WHO Eastern Mediterranean Regional Office who focuses on Pakistan. (cdc.gov)
  • The CDC-supported Pakistan Field Epidemiology and Laboratory Training Program (FELTP) collaborated with Pakistan's MoH to recruit and train 16 National Stop Transmission of Polio (N-STOP) program staff to provide technical support in high risk districts. (cdc.gov)
  • RAND research has explored the forces shaping the development of Pakistan's economic and political systems, its nuclear imperative, the role of local Islamic fundamentalist groups in global terrorism, and the effect of U.S. military policy and foreign aid to Pakistan on regional counterterrorism efforts. (rand.org)
  • Pakistan's bloated cabinet has resigned en masse under pressure from donors and opposition leaders to slash spending and tackle the country's economic crisis. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • This handout photograph released by Pakistan's Inter Services Public Relations (ISPR) on Dec. 11, 2015, shows a Shaheen III surface-to-surface ballistic missile launching from an undisclosed location in Pakistan. (voanews.com)
  • This is the latest report of fighting across Afghanistan, where there has been an uptick in Taliban militant activities in the south, the east, and the Afghan-Pakistan border region. (cnn.com)
  • As the influence of the Taliban grows in the north-west, the fear is that violent sectarian groups will assert themselves once again across the rest of Pakistan - correspondents say recent violence in Punjab province could be a reflection of this. (bbc.co.uk)
  • The Taliban was put in power by people in Pakistan. (mail-archive.com)
  • Pakistan is experiencing its worst refugee crisis since partition from India in 1947, and while the world may be familiar with the tent camps the have rolled out like carpets since its operation against the Taliban started in April, more than 80 percent of the nearly three million people who have fled live unseen in houses and schools. (nytimes.com)
  • Aid workers are frequently kidnapped or killed in Pakistan -- a nation struggling to contain a Taliban insurgency. (reuters.com)
  • ZURICH (Reuters) - Pakistan has been suspended from international football because of what global soccer body FIFA described as undue third-party interference in the country's football federation (PFF). (reuters.com)
  • Aid workers have warned of deadly consequences for tens of thousands of Afghan refugees who have been forced to leave Pakistan for their war-torn country. (ub.edu)
  • The deadly inferno was the result of an enormous 1,350-pound truck bomb that took the lives of two U.S. servicemen, the Czech ambassador to Pakistan and 50 others, most of them Muslims ending another day of fasting with family and friends. (washingtontimes.com)
  • Chinese President Hu Jintao showed deep concern for the safety of the Chinese engineers in Pakistan after the deadly incident. (chinadaily.com.cn)
  • On June 16, 2011, the RAND Corporation presented "After bin Laden: The United States, Afghanistan, and Pakistan" as part of its public outreach series in Santa Monica, California. (rand.org)
  • His latest book is " Directorate S: The C.I.A. and America's Secret Wars in Afghanistan and Pakistan . (newyorker.com)
  • Oxfam has launched an emergency appeal for survivors of the South Asian earthquake which hit Afghanistan and Pakistan earlier this morning. (oxfam.org)
  • Pakistan flooding because of farms? (nasa.gov)
  • Acquired on July 30, 2010 (top), and June 5, 2010 (bottom), these images show flooding along the Indus River in Pakistan. (nasa.gov)
  • Acquired September 4, 2011, and September 5, 2009, these false-color images compare conditions in southern Pakistan, hit by flooding in 2011. (nasa.gov)
  • Pakistan, the world's second-largest Muslim nation, borders Afghanistan, Iran, India, and China and is a key player in Middle East and Asian relations due to its geography and complex history. (rand.org)
  • Fifty-eight of last year's cases - more than a quarter of the world's total - were in Pakistan. (heartfile.org)
  • In separate opinion pieces published this week and a few short months ago, current Pakistani President Asif Ali Zardari and former commando general-turned-president Pervez Musharraf weighed in on resolving the current crisis in Pakistan and Afghanistan. (rferl.org)
  • Musharraf, who is also in legal and political hot water, prefers to stay away from Pakistan and is reportedly earning handsome money from lecture tours in the West. (rferl.org)
  • I am aware that some in Pakistan have questioned the dialogue I have engaged in with Gen. Pervez Musharraf over the past several months. (washingtonpost.com)
  • By mid-August 2010, some 20 million people in Pakistan had been affected by the intense monsoon rains, according to news reports. (nasa.gov)
  • News about Pakistan, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times. (nytimes.com)
  • In our news wrap Friday, bombings rocked election rallies in Pakistan, killing at least 130 people and wounding 300 others. (pbs.org)
  • Some good economic news came on November 25th with the IMF 's announcement that it had reached agreement with Pakistan on a $5.5 billion debt-rescheduling package. (economist.com)
  • Both Russia and Pakistan are also experiencing 'remarkable' temperatures in 2010, which is shaping up to be one of the hottest years since record-keeping began in the late 1880s , Jeff Masters , director of meteorology for the Weather Underground website, told National Geographic News in July. (nationalgeographic.com)
  • Gallup launched people meters in Pakistan.And according to Gallup Geo News is most watched channel of Pakistan. (wikipedia.org)
  • Pakistan was already struggling with a debt crisis even before its struggling economy was lashed by monsoon rains last year, causing an estimated $10bn of damage. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Wikipedia contributors, "Pakistan," in Wikipedia: the Free Encyclopedia, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pakistan , accessed 25 April 2016. (familysearch.org)
  • Weerth, A. & WeiƟ, S. (2016): Neues aus der Grenzregion Pakistan/Afghanistan. (mindat.org)
  • The strategy adopted was a swift, three-pronged assault of nine infantry divisions with attached armored units and close air support that rapidly converged on Dhaka, the capital of East Pakistan. (globalsecurity.org)
  • As these forces attacked Pakistani formations, the Indian air force rapidly destroyed the small air contingent in East Pakistan and put the Dhaka airfield out of commission. (globalsecurity.org)
  • might have to put another island on the map after Tuesday's massive earthquake created a new island five kilometres off the southern coast of Pakistan , in the Arabian Sea near Gwadar area. (bing.com)
  • NASA has confirmed that a recent earthquake in Pakistan created a new island about a kilometre off its Gwadar coastline in the Arabian Sea. (bing.com)
  • A small island rose up out of the Arabian Sea after an earthquake measuring 7.8 on the Richter scale (according to the US Geological Survey) struck the far southwest portion of Pakistan on Tuesday. (bing.com)
  • In addition to their school, Strategic World Impact is also providing earthquake relief in Northern Pakistan. (prweb.com)
  • By midsummer, the Indian leadership, in the absence of a political solution to the East Pakistan crisis, had fashioned a strategy designed to assist the establishment of the independent nation of Bangladesh. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Since 2007, CDC has worked with GoP to establish a viral hepatitis surveillance system based in the four provinces and capital of Pakistan, which became operational in 2009. (cdc.gov)
  • She has been in this line of work for three years, and has repaid a previous loan from Asasah (a microfinance institute of Pakistan). (kiva.org)
  • Opposition figures denounced the arrest of Shahid Khaqan Abbasi, a senior figure for Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, as part of a political vendetta. (nytimes.com)
  • In Pakistan, it takes the testimony of two Christians to be equal to the testimony of one Muslim in a court of law. (prweb.com)
  • The best solution for Pakistan is a coalition between the Peoples Party, Nawaz Sharif's Muslim League, the incorruptible Imran Khan's small party, and Muslim parties. (commondreams.org)
  • The larger area, which includes the former kingdoms of Hunza and Nagar, called the northern areas, is directly administered by Pakistan. (bbc.co.uk)
  • It is not related to The Gallup Organization.Each year Gallup Pakistan conducts several high profile studies for the Government of Pakistan and international agencies. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Indian National Investigative Agency has opened an investigation into the attacks, while a Pakistan-based militant group has already claimed responsibility. (ibtimes.com)
  • But India feels that it has the upper hand as foreign pressure builds on Pakistan to permanently close down Kashmiri militant groups based in the Pakistani-held portion of the territory, and it doesn't want Kashmir to dominate the talks at the expense of progress on trade and other issues. (latimes.com)
  • The Pakistani forces regrouped and reasserted their authority over most of East Pakistan by May. (globalsecurity.org)
  • Lieutenant General Sagat Singh, who commanded the eighth, twenty-third, and fifty-seventh divisions, led the Indian thrust into East Pakistan. (globalsecurity.org)
  • In the meantime, the Indian navy effectively blockaded East Pakistan. (globalsecurity.org)
  • PAKISTAN won the first Test against New Zealand by the imposing margin of an innings and 324 runs, to take a 1-0 lead in the two-match series. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Having bowled the tourists out for only 73 in the first innings - with Shoaib Akhtar taking a career-best six for 11 in 8.2 overs - Pakistan bowled New Zealand out for the second time after asking them to follow on 570 runs behind. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • In Pakistan, the use of violence to resolve religious differences is a new and frightening phenomenon. (rferl.org)
  • The Pakistan-India rivalry, including but not limited to its three formal wars and constant guerrilla proxy contests, has caused much violence and suffering, of course, and it has distorted Pakistani national life by strengthening the Pakistani military disproportionately. (newyorker.com)
  • In Pakistan, the focus of the sectarian violence has arguably changed. (bbc.co.uk)
  • In Pakistan, however, anger over the depictions of the prophet-forbidden by Islamic code-led to the blocking of not only Facebook, but also YouTube for a few hours. (eweek.com)
  • Tensions have risen in the days following a suicide attack in Kashmir that killed 41 Indian paramilitaries and was claimed by Islamist group Jaish-e-Mohammed (JeM), based in Pakistan. (yahoo.com)