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1 hr ago | The Oregonian
Mohsin Hamid was fascinated by the used-book buying operation at Powell's City of Books, and asked question after question about how many books the store buys every day, where they come from, what Powell's pays for a used book and how they're chosen.
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5 hrs ago | The Nation
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/10-Mar-2014/imran-khan-agrees-to-be-part-of-taliban-dialogue-committee For news details Read on : Imran Khan agrees to be part of Taliban dialogue committee Lahore- Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan today agreed to be part of Taliban nominated committee for dialogue process.
8 hrs ago | The Indian Express
The IEW 2014 started on Sunday at a five-star resort in South Goa displaying various ethnic wear brands.
Noted Qari Ghulam Rasool passed away on Sunday. He was 80. He survived with three sons, four daughters and a widow.
Advisor to Chief Minister Punjab on Health Kh Salman Rafiq has urged medical universities and colleges to come up with recommendations and training models to improve healthcare delivery system of the country.
PESHAWAR/SWABI - Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-Sami Ameer Maulana Sami-ul-Haq has said that Wafaq-ul-Madaris should not be used for political purpose but it must play its basic role in protecting religious seminaries and bringing improvement in their system and syllabus.
Fresh efforts to merge the PML-N and PML-F, two leading factions of the Pakistan Muslim League, into a single entity are less likely to bear fruit as provincial cadres of both groups are resisting any move that can lead to the loss of their independent status.
LAHORE: Muttahida Quami Movement chief Altaf Hussain said that the entire country has to unite on a common front to fight terrorism.
LAHORE: Adviser to Chief Minister on Health Khawaja Salman Raffique has said that the matter of high rate of maternal, neonatal and infant mortality in Pakistan is of a great concern for every one, especially the policy makers, health managers and the medical experts, and there is a need for vigorous struggle to control maternal mortality and ... (more)
LAHORE: The Youth Convention 2014 was held at the Faisal Auditorium of Punjab University on Sunday, with the participation of around 600 foreign students from different universities and discussions on various themes.
A meeting presided by Airport Manager, AlIama Iqbal International Airport Lahore, Syed Aamir Mehboob, held on Saturday, decided to conduct a Full Scale Airport Emergency Exercise as per International Civil Aviation Organisation Standards on March 11, said spokesman of CAA.
For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/lahore/09-Mar-2014/women For news details Read on : Women LAHORE - The International Women's Day was observed across the country on Saturday for highlighting the role of women in progress of the society.
ISLAMABAD: Chief Justice of Pakistan, Justice Tassaduq Hussain Jaillani Saturday said constitutionally, provision of inexpensive and expeditious justice was foremost responsibility of state but judiciary was also equally responsible to deliver speedy justice which is essential for rule of law in the society.
Political parties, NGOs and the civil society held rallies, seminars, conferences and walks in the city, highlighting domestic violence and the problems women face while acquiring education a fundamental right but denied to most daughters of this country.
The gap between what the government wants and what the people demand is widening at breakneck speed.
Western discussion of Pakistan tends to focus on geopolitics and terrorism. In this refreshing break from the policy stuff, Haroon Ullah, a Pakistani American scholar and diplomat, tells the story of a middle-class family struggling to stay united as violence, political turmoil, and extremism threaten to tear the country apart.