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3 hrs ago | Pakistan Christian Post

Living Under The Cross. By The Very Rev. Canon Dr. Patrick Pervez Augustine

'If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.'

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8 hrs ago | Financial Times

Empire lines

The initial pages of Kamila Shamsie's new novel reveal the ghost of that excellent book by Michael Ondaatje, The English Patient , but very soon Shamsie strikes out on her own and carries the reader with her.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Nation

More to fall

The Pakistan Meteorological Department Thursday predicted chances of rain and dust-storm at scattered places of upper Punjab, upper Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Kashmir and Gilgit Baltistan during the next 24 hours.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Nation

Taliban resume terror war

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/17-Apr-2014/taliban-resume-terror-war For news details Read on : Taliban resume terror war PESHAWAR - Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan has formally announced on Wednesday that they have decided not to extend ceasefire.

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The Nation

Chinese firm to shift investment from KP

Expressing grave concern over prolonged ban on mining licences for exploration of mines in district Chitral, a Chinese investor has asked the Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf central leadership and chief minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to take notice of the alleged corruption of the ministry concerned.

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Juan Cole

5 Ways Nevada Rancher Militia Resembles Pakistan's Taliban

Pakistan The Federally Administered Tribal Area of Pakistan is ruled directly from the capital, Islamabad, rather than having an elected provincial government or legislature.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Nation

Peace in Fata top priority, says KP governor

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/16-Apr-2014/peace-in-fata-top-priority-says-kp-governor For news details Read on : Peace in Fata top priority, says KP governor PESHAWAR - The newly sworn in Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Sardar Mehtab Ahmad Khan said on Tuesday that his topmost priority was to restore peace in FATA.

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The Nation

Afghan Taliban deny Omar's link to pamphlet on TTP rift

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/15-Apr-2014/afghan-taliban-deny-omar-s-link-to-pamphlet-on-ttp-rift For news details Read on : Afghan Taliban deny Omar's link to pamphlet on TTP rift PESHAWAR- Afghan Taliban spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid today denied that any pamphlets had been distributed by the group in the name of their ... (more)

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Times of Oman

From Dubai to Malaysia, imagination inspires change

Special to Times of Oman What makes great leaders and what produces great leadership? Are they born leaders or is the leadership something that is born of particular circumstance and conditioning? It is not an academic question.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Daily Star

Negotiations with Pakistan's militants have divided the country

With a clear political vision, categorical demands for the release of prisoners, and for space in what it calls its "area of influence," the banned terrorist outfit Tehreek-e- Taliban Pakistan is slowly moving toward securing political legitimacy.

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Daily Times

Waziristan children to get polio drops at checkpoints : April 15, 2014,

PESHAWAR: Pakistani officials said on Monday they would begin administering polio vaccines to children at security checkpoints in the country's lawless tribal belt to protect against Taliban attacks.

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Daily Times

Sharmila demands release of Prof Ajmal, Shahbaz Taseer, Ali Haider

KARACHI: Pakistan People Party 's Sindh Parliamentarian Sharmila Faoorqi on Monday demanded early release of Prof Ajmal Khan, the Vicec Chancellor of Islamia College University Peshawar, Shahbaz Taseer the son of the slain governor of Punjab Salman Taseer and Ali Haider Gilani the son of former Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani from the Taliban ... (more)

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The Peninsula

Attack on NATO trucks in Pakistan kills driver

PESHAWAR: Gunmen in restive northwest Pakistan on Monday attacked container trucks carrying supplies to NATO troops in Afghanistan, killing a driver, officials said.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Nation

Top militant among 5 dead in KP clash

At least five militants including a key commander of the Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan were killed in a clash with security forces in Frontier Region Peshawar on Sunday.

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Daily Times

Pakistani marble & granite sector has potential: USAID

KARACHI: The United States Agency for International Development through its Firms Project, participated in the 3-day, Institute of Architects Pakistan's , 9th international exhibition of building products at the Karachi Expo Center.

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Evening Sun

Pakistan: Next round of Taliban talks coming soon

The next round of direct peace talks with the Pakistani Taliban will take place in the coming days, the country's interior minister said Sunday, denying reports that the negotiations were deadlocked.

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Nerve News

Five militants killed in Pakistan

At least five Tehreek-i-Taliban Pakistan - militants were killed Sunday in Pakistan's Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, a media report said.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

Daily Times

Gunmen storm - pro-govt' village, kidnap 100 men : April 13, 2014,

PESHAWAR: Gunmen stormed a village gathering in north-western Pakistan on Saturday and kidnapped around 100 men, government officials said.

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Daily Times

Take nation into confidence on talks' : April 13, 2014,

PESHAWAR: Former interior minister and Qaumi Watan Party chairman Aftab Khan Sherpao Saturday demanded the federal government take nation into confidence on the ongoing peace process with Taliban, according to a press statement issued here by the QWP central secretariat in Peshawar.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

Daily Times

Deadlock-like situation in peace talks: Prof Ibrahim : April 12, 2014,

PESHAWAR: Jamaat-e-Islami's Professor Ibrahim, who is a member of Taliban-proposed negotiating team, said on Friday there is a deadlock-like situation in talks between the government and Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan .

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