Wednesday 21 September 2022
September 21, 2022
Flooding In Pakistan Claims More Lives Amid Growing Threat Of Waterborne Illness
Flooding in Pakistan has killed 17 more people in the past two days, officials said on September 21 as the United Nations Children’s Fund renewed its appeal for $39 million to help the most vulnerable flood victims.
September 21, 2022
Returning Pakistani Taliban Employs Extortion As Control Grows
The Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan (TTP) has engaged in a growing extortion campaign since hundreds of its fighters returned to the northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. Locals view the extortion campaign targeting businesses and wealthy families as a sign of a return to Taliban control.
September 14, 2022
Eight Killed In Roadside Bomb In Northwest Pakistan Claimed By Tehrik-e Taliban
A roadside bomb has killed the former head of a pro-government militia and seven others in northwestern Pakistan, officials said September 14, in an attack claimed by the outlawed Tehrik-e Taliban Pakistan militant group, otherwise known as the Pakistani Taliban.
September 10, 2022
UN Chief Reiterates Need For 'Massive' Financial Aid During Visit To Flood-Devastated Sindh Province
UN chief Antonio Guterres has traveled to Pakistan's southeastern Sindh Province, the region hardest-hit by devastating and deadly flooding in the country, where he reiterated his calls for the international to provide "massive" financial and humanitarian assistance.
September 09, 2022
UN Chief Urges Global Response During Visit To Flood-Ravaged Pakistan
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged the international community to aid Pakistan as it deals with massive floods that have killed more than 1,300 people and left around one-third of the country under water.
Returning Pakistani Taliban Employs Extortion As Control Grows2
'Better To Die': Afghan Woman Accuses Taliban Official Of Rape, Forced Marriage3
Amnesty Confirms Fresh Videos Show Taliban Executing Resistance Fighters4
'No One To Protect Us': Afghan Journalists Who Fled To Pakistan Say Western Nations Have Abandoned Them5
IMF Approves Latest Tranches Of Loan Program For Pakistan6
Fleeing Afghans Who Reach Turkey Get No Respite From Violence, Persecution7
Under The Taliban, Public Employees Must Pass Test Of Faith8
Women's Rights: A Year After The Taliban Takeover9
'We Are Left With Nothing': Deadly Floods Aggravate Afghanistan's Economic, Humanitarian Crisis10
Monsoon Flooding In Pakistan Leaves More Than 1,000 Dead