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Pakistan says terror groups jointly plotted 'washing machine' jailbreak

The Guardian - ‎Feb 12, 2016‎
An elaborate plot by Pakistan's most prominent terror groups to free scores of militants from a jail using explosives smuggled inside washing machines has been foiled, the country's military has announced.

Banned in Pakistan: A Muslim Porn Stars Sexual Crusade

Daily Beast - ‎7 hours ago‎
The veiled woman is played by Nadia Ali, a 24-year-old porn star and first-generation American from Pakistan. She's been in the adult industry for just a year, but doesn't mind pushing religious boundaries in the name of XXX entertainment.
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Valentine's Day 'vulgar and indecent', says Pakistan

Times LIVE - ‎5 hours ago‎
"A particular segment of our society wants to impose Western values and culture on our youth by celebrating Valentine's Day," said the resolution, which was presented by a member of Jamaat-e-Islami, one of the largest Islamist parties in Pakistan ...
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After Musharraf, Headley confessions, India tells Pakistan to stop terror export

Times of India - ‎11 hours ago‎
"Headley's testimony is in relation with the Mumbai terror attack and the testimony is self explanatory... it is up to Pakistan to investigate and expose fully the conspiracy in Pakistan behind the Mumbai terror attack and bring all concerned to ...
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India and Pakistan: At Loggerheads on Top of the World

Newsweek - ‎20 hours ago‎
Yet in the days since February 3, when 10 Indian soldiers were hit by an avalanche and killed on the Siachen Glacier some 20,000 feet up in the Himalayas, it is clear there is no prospect of the 32-year-old standoff in the area between India and ...
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Islahuddin wants bilateral ties to arrest Pakistan's slide

Business Standard - ‎2 hours ago‎
At present, India play against Pakistan in tournaments and events organised by the FIH as the relations between both the teams turned sour after obscene gestures were made by some of their players following their Champions Trophy semifinal win in ...
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Pakistan's dilemma: To change or not to

gulfnews.com - ‎1 hour ago‎
Though the plan failed to come together, the arrests suggest the grave possibility of violent groups continuing to agitate for challenging the authority of the Pakistani state. A silver lining may well have been the success of the Pakistan army and the ...

Pakistan's steady progress is under attack

Al Jazeera America - ‎8 hours ago‎
On Jan. 20, gunmen wearing suicide vests killed 21 people, mostly students, at Bacha Khan University in Charsadda, Pakistan. A splinter group of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) claimed responsibility and vowed to unleash an unrelenting assault ...
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Pakistan, Top US Lawmaker Trade Blows Over F-16 Deal

gulfnews.com - ‎6 hours ago‎
Long-simmering tensions between Congress and Pakistan over Islamabad's alleged support for terrorist groups burst into public view on Thursday as officials from both nations traded blows over the proposed US sale of F-16 warplanes to the southwest ...

Washington OKs Controversial F-16 Sale to Pakistan

Defense One - ‎17 hours ago‎
“The proposed sale improves Pakistan's capability to meet current and future security threats,” the Pentagon said in a statement.
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Pakistan Says No 'Organized Presence' Of Islamic State

RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty - ‎11 hours ago‎
There have been reports of increased recruitment by IS militants in Pakistan and a deadly attack linked to the group last year have fueled fears the extremist group is gaining a foot in the country, despite the government rejecting its formal presence.
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India go down 0-1 to Pakistan, settle for silver at South Asian Games

The Indian Express - ‎22 hours ago‎
India produced a disappointing performance to lose to arch-rivals Pakistan 0-1 in a lacklustre summit clash of men's hockey at the 12th South Asian Games in Guwahati on Friday.

Islamic State comes to Pakistan

The Indian Express - ‎14 hours ago‎
Pakistani wives are abandoning their families to join the IS's jihad as “jihadi wives” or comfort women. According to Newsweek Pakistan, “Late last year, a group of housewives, all from Lahore, had either left or were on their way to Syria to join the ...
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Pakistan Denies Claims of Boosting Nuclear Arsenal

Voice of America - ‎18 hours ago‎
He again dismissed safety and security concerns about Pakistan's nuclear weapons, saying the United States “in unambiguous terms” is appreciative of safety measures and steps Islamabad has taken over the past 15 years to prevent proliferation of ...
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Pakistan's women boxers look up to Mary Kom as their role model

India Today - ‎5 hours ago‎
Three Pakistani women boxers - Khoushleem Bano, Rukhsana Parveen and Sofia Javed - are on the verge of scripting history on Indian soil, when they step into the ring for the very first time in an international event at the 12th South Asian Games on ...
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'Pakistan Stands Fully Exposed, Must Act Against Culprits'

The New Indian Express - ‎14 hours ago‎
“After Headley's deposition, Pakistan has been fully exposed. It should act against the culprits of 26/11 as its reality is now before the entire world,” Singh said.
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Once Pakistan's Pride, Its Embattled National Airline Fights To Survive

NPR - ‎Feb 11, 2016‎
Some airlines are just airlines. But others mean a lot more than that to the people they serve. Pakistan's national carrier was long a source of patriotic pride, a symbol of unity in a divided country.
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Afghan appeal after ex-governor kidnapped in Pakistani capital

Reuters - ‎2 hours ago‎
The former Afghan president, Hamid Karzai, who is reportedly close to Wahidi, issued a separate statement on Facebook about the "respectable elder", who he said had traveled to Pakistan to apply for a visa to the United Kingdom. The UK does not issue ...
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Waqar Younis positive Pakistan will break World Cup jinx against India

Deccan Chronicle - ‎1 hour ago‎
Karachi: Pakistan's head coach Waqar Younis is confident that his new-look team would be able to break the jinx of not winning against India in major ICC events when they lock horns in the upcoming World T20, which begins right after the Asia Cup T20.
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