video 11 January 2015 World, Pakistan

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Scores killed in Pakistan bus collision - video

Distraught relatives await to receive news, after a crash between a passenger bus and a petrol tanker near Karachi, in southern Pakistan, killed at least 57 people.

post 30 December 2014
How 2014 unfolded - in tweets

In Britain, 2014 was the year of the floods, Ukraine saw a revolution, Scotland almost went indy and the deadly Ebola struck west Africa.

article 17 December 2014 World, Central African Republic
Children in arms of man
Jonathan Miller by Children: victims of war

The deliberate targeting of so many children has caused outrage across the world. And it's part of an increasing - and horrifying - trend.

article 17 December 2014 World, Pakistan
Grieving relatives beside a coffin of a victim of the Peshawar school massacre (Reuters)
'Does Islam allow this?' Peshawar massacre: a father's story

We spent much of yesterday at Channel 4 News trying to get hold of our friend and former colleague Mushtaq Yusufzai in Peshawar. Late last night he finally posted the following on Facebook:

article 17 December 2014 World, Pakistan
Taliban threatens more attacks as Peshawar funerals begin

Pakistan lifts its moratorium on the death penalty for terrorists as the funerals of the 141 people killed in the Taliban's attack on a Peshawar school begin.

article 16 December 2014 World, Pakistan
Malala Yousafzai condemns Peshawar school massacre

Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai, who survived being shot by the Taliban, has attacked the "atrocious and cowardly" killing of more than 100 schoolchildren in Pakistan by the Islamist extremists.

article 16 December 2014 World, Pakistan
Taliban Peshawar school massacre: 132 children dead

A Taliban attack on a Pakistani school leaves scores of children dead, 121 more injured and several staff killed, according to estimates from the Pakistan army.

article 07 December 2014 World, Pakistan
North Waziristan (Reuters)
Al-Qaeda loses second key member in as many days

Omar Farooq dies in a drone strike a day after another senior member of the Islamist terror network is shot dead by the Pakistani military.

article 06 December 2014 World, Pakistan
Photos of Adnan el Shukrijumah released in 2004
Al-Qaeda leader who planned to bomb New York is shot dead

Adnan el Shukrijumah, who was wanted in the US for planning to blow up the New York subway system, is the most senior al-Qaeda operative to be killed by the Pakistani military.

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'This is like a cancer. It just keeps spreading.'