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  1. Who is behind?? Knock Knock...who is???? By Shahbaz Aziz ud DinRead the original story

    15 min ago | Pakistan Christian Post

    It was really good to read the article of Afshain Afzal on Lankaweb. 'Who could behind attacks in Churches in Pakistan?' Surprisingly the rest of article was against asylum seekers, not about attacks on Churches in Pakistan.

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  2. Politicians, workers considering of joining PTI in AJKRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Nation

    Islamabad- After Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf candidate and AJK President Barrister Sultan Mehmood won the Mirpur seat in the by-election, many political leaders and workers have reportedly contacted the party leadership in AJK and Pakistan, expressing their willingness to join the party. According to sources, the defeat of Pakistan People's Party candidate, who was also backed by the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz, has sent ripples through the political circle both in Azad Jammu and Kashmir and Pakistan.

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  3. Trudy Rubin: U.S. gains friend in Ghani, but does not return favorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | McClatchy

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's trip to Washington last week was so triumphant one could almost imagine how his troubled country might morph into a future success story. At a joint session of Congress and a glittering White House dinner, the brilliant World Bank technocrat and Columbia University grad turned politician pledged a new era in Afghan-U.S. relations.

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  4. Pakistan defence team heads for Saudi to discuss supportRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ISLAMABAD: A high-level Pakistani defense delegation was about to leave for Saudi Arabia Monday as the government in Islamabad considers whether to join a Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen. Pakistan evacuated about 500 of its nationals by plane from Yemen on Sunday during a brief pause in airstrikes by the Saudi-led military coalition against Shiite Muslim Houthi forces, a Saudi military spokesman said.

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  5. Zakiur Rehman Lakhvi case 'sub-judice', no need to jump the gun: Pak envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

    ... executing the 2008 Mumbai attack that left 166 people dead, including several foreigners. On March 14 in Islamabad, Pakistan had detained Lakhvi for 30 more days under a public security order before he could be released from jail following a court ...

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  6. Saudi halted strikes to facilitate Pakistanis' evacuation from YemenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Nation

    Riyadh- Saudi Arabia halted its ongoing air strikes and bombardment on Yemen's Al-Hudaydah city for two hours, to make way for stranded Pakistani nationals to be evacuated safely and return to their country, military official said today morning. Around 500 Pakistanis on board from Yemen had reached Karachi airport, earlier on Sunday night.

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  7. Festivities as rescued Pakistanis arrive here : March 30, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Daily Times

    The Benazir Bhutto International Airport gave a festive look on Sunday night when hundreds of the families warmly received their dear ones rescued from war-torn Yemen. As a special PIA flight carrying the stranded Pakistanis landed at Karachi and then Islamabad airports, the passengers were cheerfully received by the family members, friends and the government representatives.

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  8. Pakistan's stagnant exportsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Pakistan may miss the export target of $27 billion for the current fiscal by a billion dollars. The duty-free access to Europe under the GSP Plus has led to a diversion of merchandise exports to the region, but done little to boost the country's total exports, early indicators suggest.

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  9. ISLAMABAD: Pakistan's role in the Yemeni conundrumRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    It has long been an unhappy feature of Pakistani foreign and national security policy that many of the more sensational revelations are left to foreigners to make. So it has been with this sudden and frenzied will-we/won't-we speculation that Pakistan will send troops and other military resources to the Middle East - either to intervene inside Yemen on the side of the Saudi-led coalition or help defend the Saudi border from a possible invasion by the Houthi rebels in Yemen.

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  10. ISLAMABAD: Another fine mess in YemenRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Asia News Network

    Pouring petrol on a raging fire is not generally a good idea. And yet that's what the Saudis and their Gulf allies are doing in Yemen.

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  11. Around 500 Pakistanis return home from strife-torn YemenRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Around 500 Pakistanis stranded in the conflict-ridden Yemen arrived home on board a Pakistan International Airlines plane on Sunday night, according to media reports. Families of the passengers on board the PIA special flight reached the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi to receive their loved ones, reported Geo News.

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  12. Pakistani evacuees arrive homeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    Tears of joy as family members receive their loved ones in Pakistan's capital city Islamabad. Hundreds of Pakistani nationals have been evacuated from Yemen where Saudi Arabia is leading a campaign to stop the Iran backed Houthi militia who are trying to overthrow the government.

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  13. Myanmar Signs Deal to Buy Thunder Fighter from PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DefenceTalk News

    Though four Chinese civilians were killed by bombs dropped by MiG-29 fighters of the Myanmar Air Force, sources from Pakistan's Ministry of Defense said that a contract had been signed for Islamabad to sell the JF-17 Thunder multirole fighter, also known as the FC-1 Xiaolong, which was jointly developed by Chengdu Aircraft Industry Group and Pakistan Aeronautical Complex, to Naypyidaw, Islamabad's Capital Television reported on March 18. The report said various countries including Nigeria, Bangladesh, Tajikistan and Myanmar had shown great interest in purchasing the fighter from Pakistan because its price is much cheaper than other fighter jets of the same class such as the F-16 and the Eurofighter.

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  14. BAKU: Pakistan rules out diplomatic ties with Armenia untilRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Groong

    AzerNews, Azerbaijan March 29 2015 Pakistan rules out diplomatic ties with Armenia until liberation of Azerbaijani lands 29 March 2015, 14:13 By Sara Rajabova There is no point of developing any sort of relations including diplomatic relations with Armenia until and unless it pulls out its troops from the Azerbaijani territory. Sabah Aslam, an executive director of Islamabad Institute of Conflict Resolution made the remark in an interview with Day.Az website.

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  15. Russia for continuation of Pak-India talksRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    Welcoming resumption of dialogue between Pakistan and India, Russian Ambassador to Islamabad Alexey Y.Dedov on Sunday called for continuation of efforts for resolution of outstanding issues between two nuclear-capable neighbours. We also welcome this kind of developments after the visit of Indian Secretary of Foreign Affairs Subrahmanyan Jaishankar to Islamabad early this month.

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  16. 502 Pakistanis stranded in Yemen flown homeRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    With successful evacuation of more over 500 Pakistanis stranded in war-torn Yemen by a PIA plane on Sunday, Islamabad has approached Beijing for help in safe and expeditious evacuation of nearly 2,500 Pakistani nationals through Aden-based Chinese companies. A Boeing-747 jumbo jet of the Pakistan International Airline, dispatched to the Hudaydah city of Yemen, arrived on Sunday night at Jinnah International Airport of Karachi with 502 evacuees on board, sources in the airline said.

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  17. newsbriefRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    Punjab Livestock chairman visits Experiment Station Lahore : Chairman Punjab Livestock & Dairy Development Board, Syed Yawar Ali has visited Livestock Experiment Station , Khizerabad, Sargodha to examine the ongoing activities and development projects at farm here on yesterday. He visited all departments of the LES Farm and appreciated the staff on rapid growth.

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  18. PIA daily wagers under-paid in violation of lawRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    PIA daily wages manpower contractor is involved in embezzlement of millions of rupees by hiring under-paid employees in violation of Prime Minister orders wherein he had fixed Rs. 12,000 per head monthly salary for daily wagers in June last year.

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  19. 'C' ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    Ayyan's case even if involving legal and factual peculiarities known only to investigators and the court presents a useful case study for understanding the prisoner classification system in Pakistani jails. Does famous model Ayyan Ali imprisoned in Adiala Jail and under trial on a single charge of attempting to smuggle half a million dollars through VIP lounge of the Islamabad Airport while flying out to Dubai deserve VIP treatment in prison while she is under trial? The Customs Court believes not.

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  20. War against barbariansRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Nation

    Two Youhanabad-Lahore Churches became targets of ruthless suicide bombers on Sunday, March 15, 2015. Fifteen innocent worshipers lost their valuable lives in the dastardly attack and 75 suffered minor to major injuries.

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