Topic: University of Peshawar
Pakistan renamed the North West Frontier Province to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa in a nod to Pashtuns, but the minority Hazars launched deadly protests. The Taliban has sought to supplant ethnic identity with pan-Islamist philosophy.
04/29/2010 11:49 am
The latest attack in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar killed 11 more people, prompting a local official to question the province's security defenses and suggest targeting the militants' bases.
12/07/2009 12:00 am
The Pakistan offensive against the Taliban is making some progress, but the militants have struck back with a series of suicide attacks in the city of Peshawar. Is this the last gasp of encircled Taliban militants – or a continuing counterattack?
11/16/2009 12:00 am
Pashtun residents say militants have imposed extremist views on the population, displacing centuries-old traditions.
08/14/2009 01:00 am
A escalating feud could distract Baitullah Mehsud and his 10,000-plus men from fighting Western forces in Afghanistan.
05/10/2009 01:00 am