Pakistani schoolgirl Malala Yousafzai who was a year back shot at on her school bus after angering the Taliban with her brave and outspoken pleas for girls to be educated, on Monday while describing those horrific moments during an interview said that discussions with the Taliban were needed to achieve peace.
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton said Pakistan`s young children had every right to go to school and hoped the militants who attacked a teenaged activist -- for promoting girls` education -- will be brought to justice.
A security personnel was injured when he stepped on a landmine in Pakistan`s restive
tribal belt while security forces captured a senior leader of
the banned Tehrik-e-Nifaz-e-Shariah Muhammadi group in the
The Pakistan government is
mulling a proposal to give the status of "film city" to the scenic Swat valley, where the army conducted a major operation last year to flush out hundreds of Taliban fighters.