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  1. Watchdog urges PM to ensure safety of journalists : November 01, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Daily Times

    PESHAWAR: Freedom Network, a national media watchdog organisation, urged Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to establish a full-time public prosecutor to fight back climate of fear and intimidation among journalists that is growing. The call for the prosecutor office comes ahead of International UN Day to End Impunity of Crimes against Journalists being observed on Sunday .

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  2. Siraj feels conspiracy against Pakhtuns, Baloch : October 31, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Daily Times

    LAHORE Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq has announced that he will call a grand national jirga to present a working plan for removing deprivations of Balochistan after the public gathering at Minar-e-Pakistan. He made the announcement at a tribal jirga organised by the Jamaat's Loralai chapter on Friday for suggesting measures to improve law and order in the area and seeking the solution of the collective problems of the people.

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  3. Nationalism or Racialism - Series 17: By Pastor FS BhattiRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Pakistan Christian Post

    Questions Why church is facing deficit? Why Christian leadership is not performing the duty to save souls? Why sons of light are in the darkness of flesh world? Why new generations of Pakistani Christian are on the edge of destruction morally, spiritually and economically even almost dead walking? Why Pakistani Christian are failed to get their rights in Pakistan? Why Pakistani Christian could not perform their duties as light in the darkness. Why Church is facing double standard of mentality? Why Pakistan is facing difficulties, under loans even nature disasters? When human's conscious dies then Humanity dies.

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  4. Seized firearmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    Paramilitary officials look at seized weapons displayed at a security compound in Quetta, Pakistan, yesterday. Forces impounded a large quantity of arms and detained a suspected sectarian militant in the troubled city.

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  5. Balochistan's stolen antiques found in ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Peninsula

    ISLAMABAD: Antiques pertaining to the Buddha era stolen from Mehrgarh area of Pakistan's southwestern province of Balochistan have been recovered in Italy. A provincial government spokesman said yesterday that the Italian government had informed the authorities in Islamabad that they had recovered the antiques smuggled from Pakistan.

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  6. Drivers of Long-Term Insecurity and Instability in PakistanRead the original story

    Thursday | PressReleasePoint

    What are the most salient observations about Pakistan's urbanization, in relation to the nation's electoral politics, likelihood of governmental stability or reform, and security challenges directed at both domestic and global targets? Already one of the most urbanized nations in South Asia, Pakistan is projected to have a majority of its population living in cities within three decades. This demographic shift will alter Pakistan's politics and threaten its stability, but the political and security implications of Pakistan's urbanization remain underanalyzed.

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  7. Major terror bid foiled in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Nation

    Quetta- Security forces foiled a major terrorism bid by seizing a huge cache of arms and explosives during raids in different areas of Balochistan, ahead of Ashura. According to sources, FC and sensitive agency personnel raided different areas including Quetta, Mastung, Gulistan and others during which they recovered huge cache of arms and explosives.

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  8. "Political Nilofar" is threatening Pakistan: JI chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Nation

    Quetta- Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq said that the country was facing threats from 'political Nilofar' along with the real tropical cyclone heading towards Karachi. He added that the situation developed in the wake of sit-ins was a challenge for both the government and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf .

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  9. Siraj: Pakistan threatened by 'political Nilofar' : October 30, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Times

    Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq on Thursday said that Pakistan was facing threats from 'political Nilofar' along with the real tropical cyclone heading towards Pakistan. Talking to journalists at the Quetta Airport, he said that the situation developed in the wake of sit-ins was a challenge for both - the government and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf.

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  10. Imran's political future dark, says FazlRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | The Nation

    Chief of Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam Maulana Fazlur Rehman on Wednesday said that Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf has become 'Tareek-e-Insaf' , adding the political future of PTI Chief Imran Khan is dark. Addressing a tribal jirga from North Waziristan Agency held at the JUI-F KP Secretariat in Peshawar, he criticised the ongoing sit-in in Islamabad and said that vulgarity and obscenity is being prevailed in the federal capital but no one has taken notice so far.

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  11. Balochistan warned of declining breastfeeding rate : October 29, 2014,Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Daily Times

    QUETTA: Dr Abid Panezi on Tuesday warned of a declining breastfeeding rate in Balochistan, adding that this would increase child deaths. He said this during a seminar titled "Breastfeeding Advocacy", jointly organised by Save the Children and Nutrition Cell.

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  12. Afghanistan - Another forgotten war and regional implicationsRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Newkerala.com

    There is a new dispensation in position in Kabul. Hamid Karzai has stepped down, Ashraf Ghani is the president of Afghanistan and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah is the country's CEO.

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  13. Robert Burns Humanitarian Award: as 2015 deadline looms, we look back at past winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Sunday Herald

    It's not just a public holiday and a supper Scotland's pre-eminent poet lends his name to - but also the country's answer to the Nobel Peace Prize. It's not just a public holiday and a supper Scotland's pre-eminent poet lends his name to - but also the country's answer to the Nobel Peace Prize.

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  14. Senate for extending SC jurisdiction to FataRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Nation

    The Senate on Monday unanimously adopted a resolution calling upon the government to extend the jurisdiction of Supreme Court and high courts to tribal areas to protect the fundamental rights of its people before the House severely condemned the killing of two Sikhs in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The resolution moved by Senator Farhatullah on a private members' day was adopted after the house rejected the government move to refer it to a committee instead of adopting it straightaway.

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  15. FPCCI demands Pak-Afghan customs union, trade vigilance body : October 27, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Daily Times

    KARACHI Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry President Zakaria Usman has called for the removal of non-tariff barriers and other obstacles for increasing trade and economic cooperation between Pakistan and Afghanistan. Zakaria who is also president of the ECO Chamber of Commerce and Industry suggested formation of the customs union between the two countries so that all complications in the Pak-Afghan Transit Trade Agreement can be avoided and the trade becomes smooth and encouraged.

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  16. Unicef warned of polio funding cut to PakistanRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Asia News Network

    The chairman of Independent Monitoring Board has called upon the head of the United Nations Children's Fund and fellow leaders of the Global Polio Eradication Initiative to demand that the Pakistan government take transformative action to fix the country's appalling polio programme. In a letter to Unicef executive director Anthony Lake, IMB chairman Sir Liam Donaldson warned that the initiative might have a tough time in obtaining funding in the future if the priorities of the programme were not rearranged to focus on ridding Pakistan of the curse of polio and focusing on immunisation as a top priority.

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  17. Pak rights body reports exodus from BaluchistanRead the original story

    Sunday Oct 26 | Arab Times

    Resource-rich but poor Baluchistan is in the midst of its fifth armed uprising against the Pakistani state, which began in 2004, while Islamist violence featuring sectarian groups like Lashkar-e-Jhangvi has also surged in recent years. Tahir Hussain Khan, president of the Baluchistan chapter of the independent Human Rights Commission of Pakistan, said: "The figure of 300,000 is a considerable figure.

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  18. Four Afghan Taliban arrested in BalochistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Nation

    Quetta- Security forces apprehended four Afghan Taliban near Zhob district of Balochistan today. A security official who requested anonymity told local media that the forces arrested the Afghan Taliban along the Zhob Dera Ismail Khan road.

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  19. QUETTA: Pakistan security forces foil major terror plot in BalochistanRead the original story

    Saturday Oct 25 | Asia News Network

    Security forces foiled a major terrorism plot on Saturday when they seized a huge cache of arms and explosives from Balochistan's Mastung district, a security official said. The official, requesting anonymity, told Dawn.com that intelligence agencies acting on a tip-off conducted a raid at a house in Kanak area of Mastung district, some 50 kilometres southwest of Quetta.

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  20. Imran should learn frompast mistakes: govt : October 26, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Information Minister Pervaiz Rasheed has said Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan should learn from his mistakes so that they are not repeated. Talking to media representatives in Islamabad, the minister, criticising at the sit-ins being held in Islamabad, said they have resulted in financial losses for the country and have led to a delay in Pakistan's economic progress.

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