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Malala’s life out of danger

Child rights activist Malala Yousufzai — who was shot in head by Pakistani Taliban in Swat district on Tuesday — successfully underwent an operation at Combined Military Hospital (CMH) to remove the

Attack on troops shows Taliban danger: experts

KABUL – Two suicide attacks in two days which killed a police chief and five foreign troops in Afghanistan show the Taliban’s ability to land heavy blows without even engaging in direct combat, experts say.
As spring brings warmer weather across the country, the traditional fighting season is getting under way, which Western officials say will provide a litmus test of their strategy in the near ten-year war following a US troop surge. But experts warn that Friday’s killing of the

Sri Lanka wary of England danger

COLOMBO – Sri Lanka batsman Mahela Jayawardene believes England are a team for the big occasion and should not be written off ahead of Saturday’s quarter-finals. The 1996 champions take on England, who have never won the World Cup, in the last of four quarter-finals at R. Premadasa stadium and Jayawardene on Thursday warned his team against complacency. “They’ve had a very tough World Cup, I think all their games have been very close, but if you analyze it properly, they lost two

Rising food prices nearing danger point: World Bank

PARIS – World Bank President Robert Zoellick warned leaders of the top global economies that the world is reaching a danger point where soaring food prices threaten further political instability. “I mentioned that we are reaching a danger point,” Zoellick said, adding that he had urged G20 finance ministers and central bank chiefs meeting here to put food first in 2011.
Zoellick said rising prices would eventually result in increased food supplies but in the intervening couple of

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