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World 28 Jan 2007 | 12:00 AM

Pakistan braces as suicide bomb victims buried

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani police were on high alert in Peshawar on Sunday, as more than 2,000 people gathered for funerals of a police chief and fellow officers among 15 victims of a suicide bomb attack in the northwestern city.

World 28 Jan 2007 | 12:00 AM

High alert in Pakistan as suicide bomb victims buried

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani police were on high alert in Peshawar on Sunday, as more than 2,000 people gathered for the funerals of 15 victims of a suicide bomb attack, including the police chief of the volatile northwestern city.

World 28 Jan 2007 | 12:00 AM

Pakistan braces as suicide bomb victims buried

PESHAWAR, Pakistan (Reuters) - Pakistani police were on high alert in Peshawar on Sunday, as more than 2,000 people gathered for funerals of a police chief and fellow officers among 15 victims of a suicide bomb attack in the northwestern city.

World 27 Oct 2007 | 12:00 AM

Turkey threatens incursion after Iraq talks fail

SIRNAK, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan threatened to order an incursion into northern Iraq against Kurdish guerrillas on Saturday after diplomatic talks with Iraq aimed at averting a cross-border raid failed.

World 27 Oct 2007 | 12:00 AM

Turkey threatens incursion after Iraq talks fail

SIRNAK, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan threatened on Saturday to order an incursion into northern Iraq against Kurdish guerrillas after the failure of talks with Iraq aimed at averting a cross-border raid.

World 27 Oct 2007 | 12:00 AM

Turkey threatens incursion after Iraq talks fail

SIRNAK, Turkey (Reuters) - Turkish Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan threatened to order an incursion into northern Iraq against Kurdish guerrillas on Saturday after diplomatic talks with Iraq aimed at averting a cross-border raid failed.

World 29 Oct 2007 | 12:00 AM

Turkey flexes military might amid PKK clashes

SIRNAK, Turkey (Reuters) - Helicopter gunships bombed Kurdish rebel positions in southeast Turkey on Monday and the government flexed its military muscle with big national day parades and flypasts in major cities.

World 29 Oct 2007 | 12:00 AM

Turkey flexes military might amid PKK clashes

ANKARA (Reuters) - Helicopter gunships went into action against rebel Kurds in eastern Turkey on Monday while the government flexed its military muscle with massive national day parades and flypasts in major cities.

World 29 Oct 2007 | 12:00 AM

Turkey flexes military might amid PKK clashes

SIRNAK, Turkey (Reuters) - Helicopter gunships bombed Kurdish rebel positions in eastern Turkey on Monday while the government flexed its military muscle with massive national day parades and flypasts in major cities.

Opinion 31 Mar 2008 | 12:00 AM

Bonanza for civil service only a catch-up

There is a good case for the substantial increases in government salaries - private sector salaries in the intervening decade had more than doubled.