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3 hrs ago | Daily Times
Addressing the Supreme Court's full court reference regarding his retirement, Justice Iftikhar also said that if the executive fails to fulfil its duty and due to lapses on its part the fundamental rights are threatened, the judiciary has a duty to act.
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7 hrs ago | The Nation
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/islamabad/11-Dec-2013/urgent-need-to-convert-mutual-goodwill-into-mutually-beneficial-partnerships-pm For news details Read on : Urgent need to convert mutual goodwill into mutually beneficial partnerships: PM Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has said Pakistan is keen to expand cooperation ... (more)
11 hrs ago | The Straits Times
Pakistan's chief justice Iftikhar Chaudhry has stepped down after a high-profile career during which he was praised for protecting democracy but also criticized for judicial overreach.
16 hrs ago | Rediff.com
'Bhutto feared elements of the so-called establishment, including people linked to the intelligence services.
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.
ISLAMABAD : Air Commodore Syed Nudrat Kazmi has been promoted to the rank of Air Vice Marshal , a press release said Tuesday.
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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)
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)
'Neutrino Hunters, The Thrilling Chase for a Ghostly Particle to Unlock the Secrets of the Universe' by Ray Jayawardhana.
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.