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  1. Nilofar weakens, converting into cyclonic storm: PMDRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: "They say after Nilofar, Priya would come. I wish they had named it after my name and I would have got the fame," said Madiha Aslam talking about cyclone that was under widespread discussion on social media, catching attention for its name.

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  2. Amit Shah files exemption application before Mumbai courtRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | DNA India

    BJP president Amit Shah on Thursday filed an application seeking exemption from appearance in the court here, which is hearing the cases related to encounter killings of Sohrabuddin Sheikh and Tulsiram Prajapati, till his discharge application is heard. A CBI officer said the court was likely to pass order on Shah's application on November 10. CBI has filed a charge-sheet against Shah, former minister of state for home in Gujarat, and 37 others including several police officers for the two encounters which it says were fake.

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  3. 'I realised if we wore a Sindhi cap, we would be killed'Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Merinews

    It was the summer of 1987. I was in Kalhora colony, Hyderabad at my uncles' place during school vacations.

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  4. THATTA: Several thousand fishermen missing at sea off PakistanRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Around 200 vessels carrying an unspecified number of fishermen could not be contacted by the relevant authorities or their community amid a great deal of panic across the Sindh-Balochistan coastal areas caused by the powerful tropical cyclone Nilofar. Strong winds and torrential rains are feared to hit the coastline over the next three days and the vulnerable areas have been identified as Karachi, Hyderabad, Thatta, Badin and Tharparkar districts.

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  5. Maxwell, Starc called up for second TestRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | ABC News

    Glenn Maxwell and Mitchell Starc have been called into the Australian side for the second Test against Pakistan, with Alex Doolan and Steve O'Keefe dropped. After innings of 5 and 0 in Australia's 221-run loss in the first Test in Dubai, Doolan has been dumped in favour of Maxwell, who is expected to bat at first drop in Abu Dhabi.

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  6. India, Pakistan to Escape Worst of Tropical Cyclone NilofarRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | AccuWeather.com

    Tropical Cyclone Nilofar will be far from the dangerous cyclone it strengthened into earlier this week when it impacts India and Pakistan, but localized downpours are still a threat, however. Nilofar reached its peak intensity on Tuesday with maximum sustained winds of nearly 215 kph , making Nilofar a very severe cyclonic storm and the equivalent of a minimal Category 4 hurricane in the eastern Pacific or Atlantic basins.

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  7. A dangerous credo: Counter-view,'This is not so in Modi's India'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Merinews

    I went through a article in Pakistan's popular and well circulated newspaper "THE DAWN" dated 25th Oct. 2014, 'A dangerous credo,' - Hindutva is altogether different from Hinduism' by A.G.Noorani, a Mumbai based advocate. I know Hon'ble A.G. Noorani is a good writer and has a vast experience after reading the article , I wrote a counter- view, - Give a dog a bad name and then hang him! Noorani has quoted Nehru's correspondence with Guru Golwalkar on lifting the ban of the RSS which was imposed post the Gandhi assassination.

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  8. Nawaz offers to broker PPP-MQM - peace deal' : October 29, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | Daily Times

    He also reiterated that violence in Karachi would be met with an iron first and militant wings of political parties would be eliminated. Political relations between the MQM and PPP turned sour after PPP leader Khursheed Shah made certain remarks about muhajirs recently.

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  9. Duleep Trophy Final Preview: Central vs SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | CricketCountry.com

    A talented Central Zone team led by Piyush Chawla is aiming to come out firing all cylinders when it squares off with an equally combative South Zone side in the final of the Duleep Trophy, starting here Wednesday. While South Zone crushed East by an innings and 118 runs on a seaming track at Lahli, Central also deflated a very powerful North Zone on a batting paradise at Mohali in their respective semi-final matches.

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  10. After an 'amazing' 2014', Sania Mirza targets number one spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 28 | DNA India

    Having ended a successful year with victory in the WTA Tour Finals, Indian tennis ace Sania Mirza has set her sights on becoming the doubles world number one next season. "That's pretty amazing.

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  11. Sindh govt decides to call army to monitor security in MuharramRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Sindh government has decided calling troops of Pakistan Army and its air surveillance on stand by to monitor security and to place an effective foolproof security plan to maintain law and order during Muharramul Haram besides to ensure protection of mourning processions, majalis, Imambargahs, mosque's and sensitive installation in Karachi and interior Sindh.Addressing a meeting on law and order, Chief Minister Sindh Qaim Ali Shah said the situation of this year was different than last year and there was security threats.Third element/terrorists might take the advantage of the situation and attempt to disturbed the peaceful atmosphere in the province.He directed officers to be more vigilant and pro-active to foil the nefarious designs of enemies.

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  12. Suspect in the beheading of U.S. journalist Daniel Pearl is cleared ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Daily Mail

    Suspect in the beheading of U.S. journalist Daniel Pearl is cleared for release from Pakistani jail - but is taken into custody instead because 'he is still a threat' Qari Hashim walked free from a Hyderabad jail on Friday after an anti-terrorism court said there was not enough evidence to hold him Daniel Pearl, the South Asia bureau chief for the Wall Street Journal, was abducted in Karachi in January 2002 and beheaded days later One man, Ahmed Omar Saeed Sheikh, was sentenced to death in the killing and three others were sentenced to life behind bars A suspect in the murder of American journalist Daniel Pearl who was cleared for release by a Pakistani court last week was instead taken into custody, it has emerged.

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  13. Fizzling out of Kashmir rally leads to squabbling in Pakistan between ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Express India

    Summary Fizzling out of a rally organised by a UK-based pro-Pakistan group on the Kashmir issue in London.... Fizzling out of a rally organised by a UK-based pro-Pakistan group on the Kashmir issue in London has led to a political slugfest with supporters of Imran Khan and Bilawal Bhutto Zardari accusing each other for the debacle. The so-called 'Million March' from Trafalgar Square to Downing Street descended into chaos as Pakistan Peoples Party chairperson Bilawal Bhutto Zardari stepped on to the makeshift stage to speak.

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  14. People bribed by India tried to malign Kashmir cause: Rehman : October 27, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Daily Times

    KARACHI Former Interior Affairs minister Senator Rehman Malik has condemned the mistreatment Pakistan People's Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto was subjected to when he went to London to express solidarity with Kashmiris on Sunday. Talking to journalists at his residence in Karachi, Senator Rehman said that people bribed by India tried to put a dent to Kashmir cause and urged the government to probe the treachery.

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  15. PTI office vandalized in HyderabadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | The Nation

    Hyderabad- The Pakistan People's Party and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf rivalry which was earlier confined to rhetoric of top leaders of the political parties seemed to take a violent turn on Sunday. A PTI office in Hyderabad came under attack by some political activists, who according to PTI led party were affiliated with the PPP, shortly after Bilawal Bhutto Zardari was forced to cut short his speech by alleged PTI workers at a rally held in London to demand right to self- determination for Kashmir.

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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. Alongside gunfire, India-Pakistan track-II talks continued in DubaiRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Times of India

    Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hand with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif during their bilateral meeting at Hyderabad House in New Delhi. NEW DELHI: Even as India and Pakistan were exchanging fire across LoC and the international border in J&K earlier this month, the two countries had track-II diplomacy going simultaneously in a tony Dubai locale.

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  18. Religion and politics should be kept separateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | The Nation

    As the MQM observed black day in protest against 'derogatory remarks' made by Khursheed Shah against "Mohajirs", the PPP leader stressed religion and politics should be kept separate. Talking to media here Sunday, Khursheed Shah said that his statement about the word 'Muhajir' is being taken out of context.

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  19. India VS West IndiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 17 | CricketCountry.com

    The first Test between India and the West Indies will be held at the Rajiv Gandhi International Stadium, Hyderabad. India are playing their first home series since the retirement of Sachin Tendulkar.

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  20. Black Day': businesses, social life remain suspended in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Daily Times

    The attendance in the private organisations remained low, while the government offices and most of the educational institutes were already closed due to the weekly holiday.Police and Rangers were patrolling city roads in order to avoid any untoward incident and control law and order situation. Tense situation prevailed in the city as people preferred to stay homes for security threats.The attendance in the city hospitals also remained low; resultantly patients and their attendants faced incontinence.

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