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Pakistan's Economy Is a Pleasant Surprise

Each year I perform the exercise of picking what I think is the most underrated (and overrated) economy in the world. Past winners have included Germany, Mexico and, more recently, the Philippines.

British-Pakistani whiz kid passes GCSEs at 10

At the age of just 10, British-Pakistani girl Laiba Hussain has achieved extraordinary success by passing her General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) exams. The usual passing age for the exam in Britain is 16.