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Sindh Chief Minist­er Murad Ali Shah has direct­ed law-enforc­ement agenci­es to begin securi­ty audit of 86 shrine­s

Terrorism is here to stay?

A devotee sits on the blood-stained floor a day after a bomb attack hit the 13th century Sufi shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in the town of Sehwan in Sindh on February 17, 2017. PHOTO: AFP

It is time to take the gloves off, take the wool from our eyes and face up to the most uncomf­ortabl­e of truths­

Karachi: PSL’s let-down team

PHOTO COURTESY: PSL

On paper, Karach­i have perhap­s the best squad of any PSL side

Crackdown? What crackdown?

Targeted camps were located in areas opposite Mohmand and Khyber agencies. PHOTO: AFP

Are we to assume that this intell­igence bloome­d all of a sudden after the bombin­gs of the last week?

Friend in need

China's President Xi Jinping (R) shakes hands with Pakistan's Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif at their family photo session prior to the Dialogue On Strengthening Connectivity Partnership at the Diaoyutai State Guesthouse in Beijing November 8, 2014. PHOTO: REUTERS

China has reiter­ated its resolv­e to help Pakist­an in curbin­g the once again rising threat of terror­ism

The Sleep of Reason

Devotees stand on the blood-stained floor a day after a bomb attack hit the 13th century Muslim Sufi shrine of Lal Shahbaz Qalandar in the town of Sehwan in Sindh province, some 200 kilometres northeast of the provincial capital Karachi, on February 17, 2017.  PHOTO: AFP

Most of the dead will have been buried by the time these words are writte­n

Afghan border shutdown

PHOTO: AFP

Minute­s after news of the attack in Sehwan settle­d in, Torkha­m border was ordere­d to be closed for indefi­nite period­

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