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Pakistan’s first woman foreign minister sworn in

ISLAMABAD — Pakistan’s first woman foreign minister — and also its youngest — was sworn in on Tuesday, ending a five-month job vacancy a week before crucial peace talks in India. Hina Rabbani Khar, aged 34, is also expected to meet US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on the sidelines…

More than 80 dead in Pakistan suicide bombing and raids

KHAR, Pakistan (AFP) – More than 80 were killed in a suicide bombing on a World Food Programme project and a series of helicopter raids against militant camps in northwestern Pakistan Saturday, officials said. A suicide bomber wearing a burqa, who some officials said was a woman, killed at least…