Stories By Wajahat Ali
118 Apr 2014 Fri
Pakistan's religious seminaries, or madrassahs, are frequently blamed for nurturing violent extremism. While most do not have firm links to militant groups, experts believe the schools' narrow focus could make their students vulnerable to radicalisation.
220 Mar 2014 Thu
Reform of religious seminaries is slow - despite their influence on many of Pakistan's youth and a fierce, fundamental opposition to the west.
305 Mar 2014 Wed
People from Pakistan's troubled southwestern Balochistan province have marched over 2,000 kilometres to Islamabad to demand their political rights and civil liberties.
428 Jan 2014 Tue
The US and Pakistan have been allies for decades but analysts believe the rocky relations between the US and Pakistan are transactional at best.