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  1. Four more convicts hanged in PunjabRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Nation

    ISLAMABAD/QUETTA - Authorities on Tuesday hanged four prisoners condemned for murder and kidnapping, officials said, bringing the total number executed since the death penalty was resumed in December to 65. The four prisoners went to the gallows in Rawalpindi, Sargodha, Mianwali and Attock across the Punjab province. "The gallows were set up a few days before the executions," a prison official at the jail told AFP.

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  2. Polio eradication initiative: govt to reach out to every missed child : April 01, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Upon recommendations of the National Advisory Group, a paradigm shift is seen in the polio eradication initiative where chronically missed children are being tracked for vaccination through all possible interventions. The goal of polio eradication relies on reaching out 5-6% missed children that remain unapproachable in each campaign.

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  3. FIA arrests 24 foreigners at Pak-Afghan border : March 31, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Daily Times

    The FIA spokesman said that on an intelligence report a team of the agency conducted operation at Pak-Afghan border in Chaman. During action 24 foreigners who illegally entered into Pakistani's territory were arrested. The detainees included Afghan and Uzbek citizens.

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  4. Saulat Mirza's execution delayed for 30 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Nation

    QUETTA/ATTOCK/LAHORE/RAWALPINDI - The execution of Saulat Mirza has been delayed for 30 days, said superintendent Machh Jail Ishaq Zehri on Monday. The report quoted superintendent Machh Jail Ishaq Zehri as saying that prison authorities had received orders regarding a delay of 30 days in execution of Saulat Mirza.

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  5. Baloch youth should focus its energies on peace: Lt Gen Janjua : March 31, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Times

    QUETTA: Commander Southern Command Lieutenant General Nasir Khan Janjua has said that Pakistan is an independent state while questioning the wisdom behind killing of people in the name of independence in a free state. Addressing at the closing ceremony of the Balochistan Sport Festival here on Monday, he said the youth should focus its energies on the peace and development of Balochistan instead of wasting it in the mountains.

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  6. Airstrikes In Yemen Intensify, Hit Refugee CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | National Public Radio

    Pakistani activists march in support of the Saudi government at a protest in Quetta on March 30, 2015. Pakistan is the latest country to join a Saudi-led coalition fighting Houthi rebels in Yemen.

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  7. 2 Czechs kidnapped in Pakistan in 2013 freedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Czech government says two Czech tourists who were abducted by gunmen two years ago as they were traveling on a bus through southwestern Pakistan have been released. Government spokesman Martin Ayer says the two women arrived in the Czech Republic Saturday morning.

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  8. 2 Czech tourists abducted by gunmen in Pakistan in 2013 released, return homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Neepawa Press

    Two Czech tourists who were abducted by gunmen two years ago as they were travelling on a bus through southwestern Pakistan have been released, the Czech government said on Saturday. "I am really glad to confirm that Hana Humpalova and Antonie Chrastecka ... returned back to the Czech Republic today in the morning," Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka said in a statement.

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  9. Czech tourists freed in PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | BBC News

    Two Czech women tourists who were kidnapped two years ago in Pakistan have been released and have returned home, Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka says. Hana Humpalova and Antonie Chrastecka, both 26, were abducted while travelling on a bus in south-western Balochistan province in March 2013.

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  10. PTCL disconnecting Balochistan from the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | The Nation

    Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited is the largest telecommunication company in the country. It also happens to be the largest internet service provider in Pakistan.

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  11. Five Policemen Killed as Militants Attack Checkpost in PakRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Outlook

    Five policemen have been killed in an attack by Taliban militants on a police checkpost in Pakistan's troubled Balochistan province. The attack took place late last night in the Mekhtar area of Loralai district.

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  12. Taliban attacks in Pakistan kill 5 police officers, wound 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily-Jeff.com

    The Pakistani Taliban killed five police officers in a rocket attack in country's southwest, authorities and a Taliban spokesman said Friday. Another Taliban attack on a police bus in Pakistan's largest city of Karachi left 10 people wounded.

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  13. PM condemns Loralai and Karachi attacks on security forces : March 27, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Daily Times

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has strongly condemned the killing of security personnel in Loralai and bomb attack at a police van in Karachi. He deplored the loss of precious lives and extended condolences to the families of those who lost their lives.

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  14. Taliban kill five police, injure 10Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Independent.ie

    Five police officers have been killed in a Taliban rocket attack in south-west Pakistan, authorities and a Taliban spokesman said today. Militants fired a rocket late yesterday at a vehicle carrying five police officers in the Loralai district of south-western Baluchistan province, killing all of them, provincial home secretary Akbar Durrani said today.

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  15. Two Deadly Attacks Target Pakistani PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Weekday Magazine

    Two policemen were killed and 14 others wounded in a bomb blast in the southern port city of Karachi early on March 27, local officials said. The bomb attached to a motorcycle exploded as a bus carrying police officers to a training academy was passing, they said.

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  16. Claimers of building new KP did nothing: PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Nation

    Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Thursday said his government had taken steps for elimination of terrorism and the day was not far away when terrorists would be flushed out of the country. "The credit of military operation against criminals and terrorist goes to Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz government and these operations against militants will continue till elimination of last terrorist," remarked the premier while addressing a workers convention here at Governor House Peshawar.

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  17. KP 'stands tall' in polio refusal casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Nation

    The Khyber Pakhtunkhawa during the third national polio campaign of the year 2015 recorded 16,864 parental refusals, the highest number as compared to other provinces and territories. After KP in Sindh 10,428 children missed polio drops, Balochistan 4,911, Federally Administered Tribal Areas 853, Punjab 608, Azad Jammu and Kashmir 31, Gilgit-Baltistan 0 as parents refused to vaccination teams to administer polio drops to their children.

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  18. 'NAB committed to fair probe, vigorous prosecution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Nation

    The executive board meeting of National Accountability Bureau has decided to file three references, authorise three inquiries, complete two verifications and close two inquiries here on Tuesday. The executive board meeting was held under the chairmanship of Chairman NAB Qamar Zaman Chaudhary at NAB headquarters.

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  19. Japanese envoy visits Quetta, discusses matter of mutual interest : March 25, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Consul General of Japan in Karachi Akira Ouchi exchanged views on mutual interests and discussed ways forward to strengthen relationship between Japan and Pakistan during his official visit to Quetta, Balochistan. He met senior provincial government officials.

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  20. Pakistan Day observed in Balochistan with zeal and fervour : March 24, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 23 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: Pakistan Day was observed on Monday in Balochistan with zeal and fervour akin to other parts of the country. Various events were arranged at Askari Park Quetta in connection with Pakistan Day in which high military and civil officials and people from the government and non-government organisations participated.

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