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  1. Listing journalists as terrorists make journalism less safeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Jerusalem Post

    Ahrar al-Sham Islamic rebel fighters stand beside tanks left behind by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar Assad, in Idlib.. The American decision to put journalist Ahmad Zaidan on a terrorism watch list is an obvious violation of the press freedom which the United States has claimed to be the defender of.

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  2. What exactly is Axact's fault?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Nation

    Axact, alleged of selling fake degrees abroad worth billions of dollars, has become the talk of the town. The widely proclaimed biggest IT company of Pakistan, with the mission of winning & caring, is established in Karachi's DHA with its huge headquarter in a widely spread vicinity and regional offices in Islamabad & Lahore and many other cities of Pakistan.

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  3. UPDATE 1-Militants kill five, target telecoms in Indian Kashmir attacksRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Reuters

    Militants killed four Indian soldiers and an employee of a mobile phone shop in Indian Kashmir on Monday, in a spate of attacks in the disputed region. In Sopore in northern Kashmir, one employee was killed and two wounded when militants fired at a franchise outlet of BSNL, a state-owned telecommunications company, a senior police officer said.

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  4. Sartaj Aziz to represent Pakistan at 42nd Session of OICRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Nation

    Islamabad: Sartaj Aziz, Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs, will lead the Pakistan delegation to the 42nd Session of the OIC Council of Foreign Ministers in Kuwait on May 27-28. The meeting will discuss Middle East crises with special reference to Yemen and a resolution in this connection is also likely, official sources said on condition of anonymity.

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  5. Kachkol Ali writes to Ban Ki-Moon. Seeks UN intervention in BalochistanRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Pakistan Christian Post

    OSLO, Norway: May 25, 2015. A former government minister from Balochistan whose son was abducted last year on August 30-the International day of the Disappeared - has in a moving letter to United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon appealed to him to step in into Balochistan to safeguard the Responsibility to Protect clause of the U.N. law.

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  6. a Afghan envoy held secret peace talks with Taliban in China - reportRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Russia Taday

    An Afghan peace envoy reportedly held secret talks with former Taliban officials in China last week in an effort to bring the insurgency to the negotiating table. The meeting was facilitated by Pakistan's intelligence agency.

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  7. Partnership between Pakistan and IPU to be fostered: Mamnoon HussainRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Nation

    Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain has said that Pakistan is desirous of expanding its relations with Inter-Parliamentary Union through robust parliamentary participation in its activities for further strengthening of democracy and democratic institutions in the country. He was talking to Secretary General IPU Martin Chungong in Islamabad today when he made this statement.

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  8. ISI facilitated meeting between Afghan peace envoy with Taliban in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Nation

    Kabul: Afghanistan's most prominent peace envoy held secret talks with former Taliban officials in China last week, accelerating regional efforts to bring the insurgency to the negotiating table, according to individuals briefed on the matter by the warring parties. The two-day meeting, which took place in the northwestern Chinese city of Urumqi, was aimed at discussing preconditions for a possible peace process, those people said.

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  9. Imran Khan asks Reham to avoid discussing party affairs with mediaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    Islamabad: Chairman Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf Imran Khan has stopped his wife Reham Khan for direct media interaction on party affairs. Sources revealed that some senior PTI leaders told Imran Khan that Reham, during her visits to various places and while attending ceremonies, has to face the tough questions of journalists regarding party matters, which often puts her in a tough spot.

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  10. Indian government using dirty tactics to create hurdles in CPEC project: Defence analystsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    Islamabad: Prominent Defense Analysts have said the Indian government is resorting to dirty tactics, to create hurdles in the implementation of China-Pakistan economic corridor project. Talking to Radio Pakistan on the Indian Defense Minister's recent statement of sponsoring terrorism to counter terrorism, they said India will face failure in its nefarious designs.

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  11. Ayyan Ali refuses to meet fatherRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    Rawalpindi: Supermodel Ayyan Ali has flatly refused to meet her father while a banking court extended the judicial remand of supermodel till May 28 after the prosecution refused to argue her bail application filed in the previous hearing. The court heard two applications, one filed by Ayyan's counsel requesting bail and the other by the customs' investigation team to register a money laundering case against her.

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  12. JI Chief submits apology to ECPRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Nation

    Islamabad: Jamaat-e-Islami chief Siraj-ul-Haq submitted his apology in Election Commission of Pakistan over violation of election code of conduct today. Last week, the ECP had issued a notice to the JI chief after he addressed a public gathering in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, violating code of conduct for elections.

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  13. There's an uncomfortable mystery behind Osama bin Laden living in Pakistan for 5 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    This map shows the distance between the Pakistan Military Academy and bin Laden's compound . The compound was 0.8 miles away from the academy.

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  14. Former Pak PM Gilani speaks to son abducted 2 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hindustan Times

    Pakistan's former prime minister Yousuf Raza Gilani today said he had spoken to his son Ali Haider for the first time since he was kidnapped by a Taliban group in 2013 and is now being held in Afghanistan. "Today I received a telephone call from an unknown number.

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  15. Three killed in blast targetting Pakistan president's sonRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Islamabad : At least three people were killed and over a dozen injured in a blast targetting Pakistan president's son outside a restaurant in a Balochistan town, media reported on Monday.

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  16. Siraj tenders apology to ECP : May 25, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Jamaat-e-Islami chief Sirajul Haq on Monday tendered a written apology to the Election Commission of Pakistan over violation of code of conduct of elections. The ECP had summoned Sirajul Haq to appear before it on Monday to respond to an application that he had violated the code of conduct by addressing an election meeting in Mardan last week.

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  17. Axact CEO seeks protective bail from SHCRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Nation

    Karachi: The Chief Executive Officer of Pakistan's software company Axact, Shoaib Sheikh, appeared before Sindh High Court today to submit a plea seeking protective bail from the court pertaining to the case of bogus degree scandal. Sheikh, accompanied by his lawyers, appeared before the court to submit the plea seeking protective bail in the bogus degree scandal case which is currently under investigation by Federal Investigation Agency .

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  18. IHC restores Chaudhry Rashid as Pemra chairman : May 25, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Islamabad High Court has restored the dismissed chairman of Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority , Chaudhry Rashid, as chairman Pemra on Monday. Chaudhry Rashid was dismissed by President Mamnoon Hussain, and he challenged the dismissal in the Islamabad High Court.

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  19. Tempo Money Transfer and MCB launch remittances from France and Germany to PakistanRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR Log

    International Paris-headquartered remittances service provider, Tempo Money Transfer and one of Pakistan's leaders in the banking sector, MCB bank have successfully launched their money transfer services between Europe and Pakistan. PRLog - May 25, 2015 - PARIS, France -- International Paris-headquartered remittances service provider, Tempo Money Transfer and one of Pakistan's leaders in the banking sector, MCB bank have successfully launched their money transfer services between Europe and Pakistan.

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  20. India to ask Pakistan to freeze assets of three fugitivesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    RSS leader Jai Bhagwan Goyal and party activists burn the effigies of underworld don Dawood Ibrahim ; Pakistan chief of Jamaat-ud-Dawa, Hafiz Muhammad Saeed ; and a leader of Lashkar-e-Taiba, Zaki-ur-Rehman Lakhvi during a protest in New Delhi. NEW DELHI: The Indian government is planning to ask Pakistan to freeze the assets of three of its most-wanted fugitives.

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