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After the tragedy: Citizens stand up for Pakistan

Death visited Peshawar on Tuesday, the 16th of December, 2014. It brought one of the gravest tragedies that the city had seen so far. The school massacre may have ended 141 lives, but it put a halt also to a far larger number of dreams. 529 more words

North Waziristan

The snooze button

By Abdulla Wasti



I shall refrain from talking about how devastated or heartbroken I feel after the tragedy that took place in Peshawar on Tuesday. 943 more words

North Waziristan

Let us never forget

Pakistanis are a strange lot; we have witnessed more than our fair share of violence, extremism, dead bodies and devastation. While some believe we have become a brave and resilient nation in the process, there are others who fear that after being subjected to violence on such a large scale it has desensitized us.  724 more words

North Waziristan

Pakistan Military Hits Back Against Taliban Militants

Pakistani jets and ground forces killed 59 militants in a northwestern tribal region near the Afghan border, the army said Friday, days after Taliban fighters killed 148 people most of them children in a school massacre. 332 more words

International Affairs

Peshawar carnage - Indians show solidarity with Pakistan

Indian schools join lawmakers in observing two minutes of silence after #IndiaWithPakistan trends on Twitter

Amid the horrific massacre at an army-run school in the Pakistani city of Peshawar on Tuesday that resulted in over 140 deaths, mostly of children under the age of 16, the overwhelming support from regional rival India was a silver lining that has briefly lifted spirits. 151 more words

North Waziristan

Army Public School Peshawar - An forgettable tragedy

Once you enter the gates of the school, there is a long straight road ahead of you, with a playground to the right of the road and the school wall to the left. 1,717 more words

North Waziristan

Pakistani Military Strikes Back at Taliban Following Peshawar Massacre

The Pakistani military claims to have struck back hard against Taliban militants days after the group launched one the deadliest single-day attacks in their seven-year insurgency against the state. 112 more words