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Freed Pakistani academic taught Taliban captors' children

A Pakistani academic freed after four years in Taliban captivity on Friday told how he taught the militants' children maths and English and met their feared former leader Hakimullah Mehsud.

Hollywood glamour comes to CPL T20

Popular Hollywood actor Mark Wahlberg says he has become a big cricket fan because of Ajmal Khan, the brainchild behind the inaugural Caribbean Premier T20 League (CPL) which begins on Tuesday.

Caribbean T20 League aims to go global

The founder of the company behind the upcoming Caribbean Premier T20 League (CPL) says the event must be able to capture the imagination of a global audience.

In Pak Taliban video, abducted VC pleads for help

Ajmal Khan, the vice-chancellor of the Islamia College University in Peshawar, was abducted by the Pakistani Taliban nearly two years ago.

Pak Taliban releases video of kidnapped professor

Ajmal Khan, Vice-Chancellor of the Islamia College University in Peshawar, was kidnapped on September 7, 2010.