Monthly Archive:: March 2011

Only 14, Bangladeshi girl lashed to death

Hena Akhter’s last words to her mother proclaimed her innocence. But it was too late to save the 14-year-old girl. Her fellow villagers in

Shahid Afridi proud of Pakistan’s performance

Shahid Afridi pronounced himself “proud” of his team’s performance in the World Cup and hoped that their reception on arrival in Pakistan would reflect

HEC is a strategic organisation, don’t shred it to pieces

Renowned nuclear scientist Dr AQ Khan has strongly opposed what he has called the destruction of the country’s highest forum to guarantee for quality

Scandalous land deal: Senior federal minister among NICL beneficiaries, says FIA

The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) has established that certain influential political people benefited from illegal National Insurance Company Limited (NICL) land deals and officers

Inquiry to ensure Muslims are not targets of bigotry

US Senate hearing focuses on Muslims civil rights Less than three weeks after a divisive Congressional hearing on the radicalization of American Muslims, the