WASHINGTON (Dawn/ANN Desk) - Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani acknowledged his government’s almost absolute dependence on Washington in an interview to a television show earlier this week.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN Desk) - The Trump administration announced earlier this month that it is suspending its entire security assistance to Pakistan until it proves its commitment to fight all terrorist groups operating in the region.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ ANN) - "I don't have any facts available. But my assessment is very accurate I think... A lady who is known to be inclined towards the West is seen suspiciously by those elements," Musharraf said.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ ANN) - Beijing hosts first round of trilateral dialogue; Wang Yi says China, Pakistan will look at extending CPEC to Afghanistan
KARACHI (Dawn/ ANN) - According to the NGO What Works to Prevent Violence Against Women, the harassment is particularly bad in South Asia because there is massive ‘sexual entitlement’ in the region. This means that men believe they have a greater right to occupy public places than women. The attitude carries over into the workplace, where even educated men believe they have a greater right to a job than women.
KARACHI, Pakistan (Dawn/ANN) - The depressing saga of the Bhuttos is a monumental Pakistani tragedy of Shakespearean proportions precisely because it encapsulates a host of character flaws and missed opportunities.
KARACHI, Pakistan (Dawn/ANN) - It is imperative for the Election Commission of Pakistan to conduct a re-poll in the two districts where not a single woman cast her vote — even though thousands have been registered in Upper and Lower Dir.
KARACHI (Dawn/ANN) - If in Germany Ernst Rohm’s one million Brownshirts frightened even Hitler, in Pakistan terrorist groups have graduated into full-fledged ‘armies’ capable of challenging the military.
ISLAMABAD (Dawn/ANN) - Foreign Office denies reports of cross-LoC incursion by Indian forces, summons Indian envoy to condemn ceasefire violations.
PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Dawn/ANN) - The two people killed in the strike were inside a vehicle which was targeted. The strike occurred in the Mata Sangar area of Kurram.