Rants & Raves

...behind." What happened to Dr. Shakil Afridi, who collected the DNA that identified Osama bin Laden and found bin Laden in Pakistan? He is facing 33 years in a Pakistani prison for helping the CIA finger bin Laden. Why is he left behind? Wasn't his service...

The 'promise of hashtag'

...previously been oddly loath to criticize or even acknowledge jihadists who oppose the elevation of females. The Taliban in Pakistan even tried to assassinate Malala Yousafzai, a teenage activist for female education.They failed to silence her ? and today...

Pakistan is a nation poised to embrace true democracy

...a thriving Pakistani-American community who recently celebrated Pakistan's 60th Independence Day on Aug. 14. The Pakistan American Cultural Association organized Pakistan Day 2007 in the greater Augusta area. The many contributions of Pakistani-Americans...

Pakistan hideout raises questions

ABBOTTABAD, Pakistan --- Osama bin Laden made his final stand in a...alone in Monday's helicopter raid, did not inform Pakistan until it was over and pointedly did not thank Pakistan. All this suggests more strain ahead in a relationship...

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Pakistan's leader tries to sell his controversial policy toward Afghanistan

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- President Pervez Musharraf said...terrorist suspect Osama bin Laden was Pakistan's best option. Wearing his military...been mentioned," in the talks between Pakistan and the United States about cooperating...

Pakistan conducts second nuclear capable missile test

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- Pakistan tested a second nuclear-capable missile Thursday, upping the...considerably less than the Ghauri II ballistic missile which Pakistan tested Wednesday. The Ghauri II, which has a range of 1,200...

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Pakistan promises 'unstinted cooperation' with U.S.

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan -- Pakistan, a nation in the know about terrorist suspect Osama bin Laden...world must unite to fight terrorism." The United States urged Pakistan Thursday to close its border with Afghanistan and to cut off funding...

Behind the curtain of oft-repeated clichs lies a modern Pakistan

...community, which recently celebrated the 59th Pakistan Independence Day on Aug. 14, organized by the Pakistan American Cultural Association. The many...across America. For a returning native, Pakistan offers a kaleidoscope of images that defy...

Pakistan is vital to America's international strategy

...celebrated the 56th anniversary of Pakistan's independence from Great Britain...celebration was organized by the Pakistan American Cultural Association of...between Islamabad and Washington, how Pakistan is already helping the United States...

Opinion columns
Pakistan's Christians face uncertain future

KARACHI, Pakistan --- As the echo of hymns fades at St...God's blessings and prosperity for all in Pakistan. Seeking that prosperity, however...Christians and other religious minorities in Pakistan in recent years. Losing one of their...