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6 hrs ago | Outlook

A Day's Not Enough

I find myself wanting to go back to Amritsar and live there for a few days, walk around its bazaars and bask in its buttery fragrance.

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12 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

Taliban creates joyless cinema-society in Pakistan

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Related Topix: Asia, Afghanistan, World News, Pakistan,

Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Nation

KPK to give Rs2,000 unemployment allowance

Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf led Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will start giving Rs2,000 monthly unemployment allowance to the jobless masters degree holding youth until they get employment.

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BBC News

Archbishop to highlight suffering

The Most Rev Justin Welby is to deliver what will be his second Easter message since becoming head of the Church of England at Canterbury Cathedral.

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The Japan Times

Pakistan police bust gang of suspected sectarian killers

Pakistani women grieve over the coffins of their relatives, who were killed in a suicide attack on a historic church in the northwestern city of Peshawar on Sept.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Nation

Going by the book only option to save Edwards College

The removal of principal of Edwards College and delay in picking up another suitable person for the office has become talk of the town after the government formally advertised the post, a move being severely criticised by the Christian community which considers it meddling in the affairs of this institution.

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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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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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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Archaeology, Anthropology, Science

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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The Nation

Terrorists refuse to extend ceasefire

Peshawar: Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan's spokesperson Shahid Ullah Shahid said that there would be no extention in ceasefire but the dialogue with the government would continue.

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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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Related Topix: World News, Pakistan, Asia, Terrorism, Afghanistan, Pervez Musharraf, Opinion

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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