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What a blast!

On April 19, there were two bomb blasts in the heart of Peshawar - a low-intensity one outside a police-run school, as parents were picking up children, that killed a small boy, followed hours late

Making windows into men’s souls

Karachi, December 25, 2009: Writing this on Christmas day, two words come to mind: 'morality' and 'terrorism'.

Flashback to the first Al Qaeda arrest, February, 1995: Pakistan's Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) picks up Ramzi Yousaf, the Kuwaiti-Pakistani accused of being behind the 1993 World Trade Centre car bomb that killed six people (the target was thousands). His arrest is credited among others to then FIA additional director Rehman Malik (currently, minister for the interior in the Pakistani government).