Islamabad, Nov. 22 -- : Several educational institutions in Pakistan are known to propagate extremism and radicalism, which lead to terrorism and one such institution is Darul Uloom Haqqania seminary in Akora Khattak, about 60 kilometres east of Peshawar, known as the "University of Jihad".

Despite the institution's infamy in some quarters, it has enjoyed state support in Pakistan, where mainstream political parties are heavily boosted by links with religious factions, and some Pakistani extremists, who later attacked their own country, have also been linked to the seminary, including the suicide bomber who assassinated former Prime Minister Benazir Bhutto, reported Al Bawaba.Earlier this month, Haqqania's leaders had boasted of backing th...