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Pakistan’s Swat Valley: From terrorism to tourism

SWAT, Pakistan   Swat, a scenic valley in northwestern Pakistan, was once a Taliban stronghold where TV was banned, public hangings were not uncommon, and girls were barred from going to school. Following a security operation which ended last year, the valley is coming back to life and welcoming a steady stream of …

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Uhuru, Raila allies postpone ‘Kieleweke’ rally

By BENSON AMADALAMore by this Author By RUSHDIE OUDIAMore by this Author A political rally planned by allies of President Uhuru Kenyatta and Orange Democratic Movement leader Raila Odinga in Kakamega on Saturday was cancelled at the last minute after it emerged that organisers could not raise a quorum. According …

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Meesha wants to become Malala by accusing Ali: Meera

Meera praise­d fellow actor Ali, saying he is a very talent­ed and accomp­lished artist­ In a recent interview, veteran actor Meera has called out singer Meesha Shafi for accusing Ali Zafar of sexual harassment. The Nazar star mentioned the former Overload vocalist hopes to become Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai with …

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