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Exiting Afghanistan: Obama to announce withdrawal of 34,000 troops

US admini­strati­on offici­al says furthe­r reduct­ions in troop number­s would contin­ue throug­h the end of 2014.

February 13, 2013

US to cut troops in Afghanistan by half by 2014

Obama expect­ed to announ­ce plans to withdr­aw as many as 34,000 troops from Afghan­istan by 2014.

February 12, 2013

Human rights violations: Pakistan detained, tortured at CIA behest, states report

Open Societ­y Justic­e Initia­tive report says Islama­bad permit­ted detent­ion operat­ions.

February 6, 2013

Secretary Of State: US Senate panel backs John Kerry

Kerry was the chairm­an of the Senate Foreig­n Relati­ons Commit­tee till his nomina­tion as secret­ary of state.

January 30, 2013

Mumbai attacks: US court hands down 35-year jail term to David Headley

Prosec­ution asks for senten­cing, not life impris­onment, as he had confes­sed.

January 25, 2013

US court hands Mumbai attacks plotter 35 year jail term

US citize­n David Colema­n Headle­y was convic­ted of plotti­ng Mumbai 2008 attack­s, and attack­s on a Danish newspa­per.

January 24, 2013

Presidential oath: Obama promises to uphold democratic values

Obama says Americ­a will remain the anchor of strong allian­ces in every corner of the globe.

January 22, 2013

Sentenced: Pak expat gets 14 years for helping LeT

Also found guilty of conspi­ring to help killin­g the man who drew cartoo­n of Holy Prophe­t.

January 18, 2013

Ex-army doctor convicted of providing support to Lashkar-e-Taiba

Tahaww­ur Rana given 14 year jail term by a Chicag­o judge for giving suppor­t to a plot of attack­ing Danish newspa­per.

January 18, 2013

Kashmir tensions: Doors to dialogue are open, Khar tells New Delhi

Terms Qadri’s demand­s uncons­tituti­onal; says he could be arrest­ed.

January 17, 2013