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1 hr ago | The Straits Times
Pakistani children on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, in November 2013. Nearly 230 million children under the age of five around the world have never had their birth registered, which often means they will be barred from education, health care and social security, the UN children's agency said.
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4 hrs ago | The Nation
ISLAMABAD : Air Commodore Syed Nudrat Kazmi has been promoted to the rank of Air Vice Marshal , a press release said Tuesday.
6 hrs ago | Daily Times
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10 hrs ago | Foreign Policy
Editor's Note: On Monday, December 9, the AfPak Channel was relaunched as the South Asia Channel on foreignpolicy.com .
14 hrs ago | WLNE-TV Providence
Residents along the East Coast and in the Appalachians woke up to snow Tuesday, leading to widespread closures of schools and government offices and a near-disappearance of the traffic that usually strangles the Washington... ISLAMABAD - A Pakistani doctor won a $1 million grant Tuesday to fight early child mortality in a small fishing village in ... (more)
19 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine
Staff Report ISLAMABAD: It is time for Indian leadership to show reciprocity and maturity to resolve all the outstanding issues with Pakistan, as the chronic friction in India-Pakistan relations is a major irritant in harnessing the true potential of 08-member regional platform of SAARC countries, said Ahsan Iqbal, Federal Minister for Planning, ... (more)
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ISLAMABAD: Postgraduate and undergraduate students from different colleges participated in a painting competition titled 'The K2 Mountain' held on Monday at the National University of Science and Technology to mark the 3rd Pakistan Mountain Festival.
U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel stands with US troops before departing Islamabad International Airport on December 9, 2013 .
U.S. Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will travel to Pakistan on Monday for talks with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and other senior officials, as the first Pentagon chief to visit Islamabad in nearly four years, a spokesman said.
ISLAMABAD: President Mamnoon Hussain said on Sunday that it is high time terrorism and corruption are eliminated from the country.
Pakistan Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan invited on Sunday parliamentary leaders of all political parties in the National Assembly to a meeting for resolving the controversy over alleged rigging in the May 11 elections.
ROUGH CUT STORY: Thousands of activists and supporters of a Pakistani Sunni sectarian group took to the streets of Lahore to condemn the killing of their leader as his funeral was held in the city on Saturday.
KABUL: US Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel will visit Pakistan on Monday, officials said, with Afghanistan's stalled peace process high on the agenda as well as the strained relations between Washington and Islamabad.