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3 hrs ago | The Daily Star

Gunmen kidnap two Pakistani U.N. staff members from Karachi

Supporters of Pakistan's former president and military ruler Pervez Musharraf shout slogans during their leader's telephonic address outside his farmhouse, Friday, April 18, 2014 in Islamabad, Pakistan.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Daily Times

Enter Islamabad's tribal area

ISLAMABAD: There is a tribal area in Islamabad but without a political as well as FCR.

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The Fresno Bee

Pakistan library named 'bin Laden' as memory fades

Cleric Maulana Abdul Aziz, a radical preacher who runs the Jamia Hafsa madrassa, wanted to honor the memory of the al-Qaida leader, killed in a May 2011 raid by U.S. Navy SEALs on his hiding place in Abbottabad, a garrison town about 125 kilometers north of the capital, Islamabad.

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The Peninsula

Sharif, Zardari vow democratic system

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and PPP Co-chairperson Asif Ali Zardari are committed to moving forward jointly for the sixth major success of the democratic system in the last six years.

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Nerve News

Musharraf's plea against prosecutor's appointment rejected

The special court constituted to try Pakistan's former president Pervez Musharraf Friday rejected his petition in which he challenged the appointment of Akram Shaikh as head of the prosecution team.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Rediff.com

Critics not convinced by Modi's 'image makeover' interviews

Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's belated attempt to project himself as a statesman and a man of reason in his interviews to ANI and TV9 is being viewed with dollops of scepticism by his critics and political opponents.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

The Economist

Pakistan's Islamists: Returning with a vengeance

IN THE summer of 2007, things were not looking good for Maulana Abdul Aziz, an extremist cleric who had just failed in his attempt to impose strict sharia law on Pakistan's capital by force.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Nation

Emergency declared on then PM's advice: Mush counsel

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/16-Apr-2014/emergency-declared-on-then-pm-s-advice-mush-counsel For news details Read on : Emergency declared on then PM's advice: Mush counsel ISLAMABAD - Former president Pervez Musharraf promulgated emergency on the advice of the then prime minister and after consulting all the governors ... (more)

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Daily Times

Nawaz, Zardari meet today to plan - joint strategy' against challenges : April 16, 2014,

According to sources, the meeting between the two top political figures of the country is taking place at a crucial moment when the government is striving hard to secure the support of opposition PPP for the controversial Protection of Pakistan Bill , which has been approved by the National Assembly and is in the Senate now.

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WGBH

Pakistan, The Taliban And The Real 'Enemy' Of The Afghanistan War

Carlotta Gall's new book opens in 2006, when undercover Pakistani intelligence agents punched her in the face, after breaking into her hotel room and confiscating her phone and computer.

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The Nation

Musharraf case hearing resumes today

The Special Court after the indictment of Pervez Musharraf on 31st March would hold the high treason trial today .

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

The Nation

PM, COAS may meet to 'mend' ties

In order to 'mend' the relationship between the civilian government and the military, Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Chief of Army Staff General Raheel Sharif are likely to meet Tuesday at the PM's House.

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National Review Online

JR Compton: The Portrait Art of George W. Bush

Certainly, some of the former president's freshman efforts are not notable, but more are remarkable, and a few outstanding.

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Hot Air

NYT reporter: Pakistan has been our real enemy

How much of a surprise is this , really ? According to a book published last week by New York Times reporter Carlotta Gall, our true enemy in Afghanistan was not the Taliban itself, put Pakistan - which used the Taliban as a proxy against the US and other outsiders in the central Asia region.

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The Nation

SC rejects contempt petition against Musharraf

The Supreme Court rejected an application today submitted by a petitioner against former President General Pervez Musharraf, pertaining to the removal of his name from the Exit Control List.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Nation

Parliamentary politics taking roots: Ayaz

Speaker National Assembly Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has said that parliamentary politics is taking roots in the country and the incumbent government has come into power through a peaceful transition from one government to the other.

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Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Nation

CDA erects bombproof wall for ex-president's farmhouse

Following the life threats to former military chief Pervez Musharraf, the Capital Development Authority on Saturday erected a bombproof moveable wall outside his farmhouse situated in Chak Shahzad, Islamabad.

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The Nation

Special law to keep Mush in Pakistan

Barring some unforeseen development, the gulf between the government and the army, created as a result of the indictment of former president-COAS Gen Pervez Musharraf on high treason charge and the peace talks with the Taliban, has become unbridgeable.

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The Peninsula

Counsel: Musharraf acted in discretion as army chief

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's former military ruler Pervez Musharraf imposed a state of emergency on November 3, 2007, "in his discretion" as Chief of Army Staff and not on the basis of a letter written by the then Prime Minister, Shaukat Aziz, one of his lawyers was quoted as having admitted in the Supreme Court during proceedings on his review petition ... (more)

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The Nation

Plot to involve Army in Musharraf case is serious crime: Ahsan Iqbal

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/12-Apr-2014/plot-to-involve-army-in-musharraf-case-is-serious-crime-ahsan-iqbal For news details Read on : Plot to involve Army in Musharraf case is serious crime: Ahsan Iqbal LAHORE- Federal Minister for Planning and development Ahsan Iqbal today said that high treason case against former ... (more)

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