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Sindh takes measures to confront Taliban

By Zia Ur Rehman

September 4, 2014

http://centralasiaonline.com/en_GB/articles/caii/features/pakistan/main/2014/09/04/feature-01

KARACHI – The Sindh government and police are preparing for the dangers of confronting Taliban militants and criminal gangs and are taking effective measures to ensure the safety of police in Karachi, Pakistan’s commercial capital. 500 more words

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Pakistan, international community help Afghan cricket team

By Zia Ur Rehman

May 2, 2014

http://centralasiaonline.com/en_GB/articles/caii/features/pakistan/sports/2014/05/02/feature-02

KARACHI – The international community’s assistance in helping Afghanistan’s cricket team is proving to be fruitful as the side prepares for the 2015 World Cup. 400 more words

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Malakand stands strong against militancy

By Zia Ur Rehman

May 2, 2014

http://centralasiaonline.com/en_GB/articles/caii/features/pakistan/main/2014/05/02/feature-01

SWAT – Violence against those resisting the militancy in Malakand Division is not intimidating the area’s residents. 592 more words

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Sindh acts to protect Hindu minority

By Zia Ur Rehman

April 16, 2014

http://centralasiaonline.com/en_GB/articles/caii/features/pakistan/main/2014/04/16/feature-01

KARACHI – The Sindh government is beefing up security as civil society calls for an end to the recent violence against Hindus and their places of worship. 464 more words

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Pakistani religious leaders protest Taliban attacks on shrines

By Zia Ur Rehman

January 24, 2014

http://centralasiaonline.com/en_GB/articles/caii/features/pakistan/main/2014/01/24/feature-01

KARACHI – The Taliban’s recent attacks on Sufi shrines are giving people who oppose the militancy more fuel for their cause. 658 more words

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Pakistani political parties aim to bring FATA into mainstream

By Zia Ur Rehman

January 14, 2013

http://centralasiaonline.com/en_GB/articles/caii/features/pakistan/main/2014/01/14/feature-01

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan’s Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) have enjoyed unprecedented political freedoms for more than two years, and a committee comprised of the country’s 10 key political parties is touring the country to gain support for more reforms that would empower the long-neglected region. 640 more words

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Pakistani Christians observe sombre Christmas

By Zia Ur Rehman

January 6, 2014

http://centralasiaonline.com/en_GB/articles/caii/features/pakistan/main/2014/01/06/feature-01

PESHAWAR – Still feeling the pain from a September suicide bombing of the All Saints Church in Peshawar, Pakistan’s Christian community observed Christmas in a sombre fashion. 715 more words

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