The case against Aafia Siddiqui, who has been missing since 2003, raises questions about illegal detention centers across Pakistan.
The attack highlights security threats posed by China's extremist groups in the run-up to the Olympics.
Seventeen people are killed and over 150 wounded in attacks that occurred hours before the country's highest judicial body rules on whether the governing AK party should be banned.
Thomas Schweich charges that President Karzai is protecting drug traffickers within his power base, and says the US Defense Department and some NATO allies have also resisted antiopium efforts.
Lastest interpretation of Evelyn Waugh's novel is more egalitarian and faith-oriented with a superb performance by Emma Thompson as the family matriarch.
Sa Dingding's music melds traditional harmonies with offbeat electronica to create a layered hypnotic sound.
The deportations follow a string of xenophobic attacks. The crackdown began on as South Africa moved to convene negotiations between Zimbabwe's warring political parties.