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Saturday, December 20, 2014 8:10amPakistan executes two after death penalty lifted; Ennio Morricone; Lone Wolf attacks.
Friday, December 19, 2014 3:00pmUS says Sony hack 'was North Korea'; FIFA to publish corruption report; will the Peshawar massacre change Pakistan?
Friday, December 19, 2014 9:31amPakistan struggles with Peshawar school attack; FIFA report on alleged World Cup corruption
Friday, December 19, 2014 7:47amOwen Bennett-Jones in Pakistan with correspondents and expert guests discuss whether Pakistan will ever be able to defeat the Taliban.
Thursday, December 18, 2014 3:00pmCan US-Cuba relations be normalised? Nigerian government on Boko Haram; Palestinians seek statehood.