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  1. 8 killed, 308 injured in clashes in Pakistan's protestRead the original story

    7 min ago | Xinhuanet

    At least eight persons were reportedly killed and 308 others got injured as clashes erupted between police and protesters after a two-week long peaceful sit- in in Pakistani capital of Islamabad on Saturday night, opposition leaders and local media said.

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  2. 230 injured as police clash with...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | Suria

    At least 230 people were wounded in clashes between police and protesters in Pakistan's capital Islamabad, hospital officials said Sunday, as a fortnight-long political impasse took a violent turn.

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  3. Pakistan PM won't resign amid protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

    Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is vowing to stay put despite protests against his government that have enveloped the nation's capital.

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  4. Qadri trades one-month time for PM's resignation : August 31, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Awami Tehreek chief Dr Tahirul Qadri on Saturday gave a one-month time to the assemblies in case of Nawaz Sharif's resignation.

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  5. Imran says PM, Nisar responsible for spilling blood : August 31, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan on Saturday announced that said Premier Nawaz Sharif and Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar are responsible for spilling of innocent blood in Islamabad.

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  6. Pakistan protesters march on PM's residenceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 min ago | KSWO

    An ambulance carrying injured people makes way through protestors running for cover following police firing tear gas during clashes near prime minister's home in Islamabad, Pakistan, Saturday, Aug. 30, 3014.

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  7. Woman killed in police firing during Pak siegeRead the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | The Telegraph

    Protesters run as police fire tear gas during clashes near the Prime Minister's residence in Islamabad on Saturday.

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  8. Politicians should have not asked army to mediateRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Times

    LAHORE: The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan on Saturday said that the politicians should have not asked the army to mediate between the government and the protesting parties.

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  9. New HEC projects including women university reviewedRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The plans for the establishment of Federal Women University, National Skills University, and establishment of Seerat Chairs in universities across Pakistan came under review at a meeting held at the HEC Secretariat on Saturday.Federal Minister for Planning Development and Reforms Ahsan Iqbal chaired the meeting.

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  10. HEC allocates Rs 2.507bn for universities in the last 5 years : August 31, 2014,Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission has allocated Rs 2.507 billion for different programmes of the public sector universities for research purposes during the last five years.

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  11. AIOU sets up sale points for admission forms : August 31, 2014,Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The Allama Iqbal Open University has set up points for the sale of admission forms at its main campus in the capital, regional campuses, and coordinating offices across the country, in order to facilitate the students at their door-steps.The admission forms of matric to master level programmes can be submitted along with the prescribed ... (more)

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  12. WB okays $47.95m to help improve nutrition statusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The World Bank approved on Friday US$47.95 million to help the government improve nutrition status of children under two years of age, and of pregnant and lactating women in targeted areas.

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  13. Sit-ins causing financial loss to economy: FPCCIRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries Zakaria Usman that on Saturday that the marches and sit-ins were causing huge financial loss to the national economy.

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  14. 8 killed, over 100 injured in clashes during Pakistan's protestRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Xinhuanet

    At least eight persons have been killed and over 100 others injured in the clashes between police and protesters after the later marched towards the Prime Minister' s House in Pakistani capital of Islamabad, opposition leaders and local media said late on Saturday.

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  15. Pakistan Clashes Injure 160 as Tear Gas Fired at ProtestsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    Pakistani policemen take position as tear gas are pictured at the protest by the supporters of cricketer-turned-politician Imran Khan and Canadian cleric Tahir ul Qadri near the prime minister's residence following clashes with security forces in Islamabad on August 31, 2014. Close

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  16. PTI, MQM to observe mourning dayRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Nerve News

    Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Muttahida Qaumi Movement have announced to observe a day of mourning Sunday following the clashes between protesters and law enforcers in Islamabad, media reported.

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  17. At least 50 injured as police clash with...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Suria

    At least 50 people were injured in clashes between police and opposition protesters in Pakistan's capital Islamabad Saturday, officials said, with the toll expected to rise as fighting continues.

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  18. Pakistan crisis: scores injured in protestsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    At least 140 people have been injured as police clashed with thousands of anti-government protesters in the Pakistani capital, as the country's political crisis turned violent outside the Prime Minister's official residence.

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  19. Pressure mounts on Pakistan leader to quitRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | The Otago Daily Times

    Supporters of Tahir ul-Qadri, Sufi cleric and leader of political party Pakistan Awami Tehreek , carry sticks as they move towards the Prime Minister's house during the Revolution March in Islamabad.

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  20. A Clarification By the Pakistan Army, But a Political Dispute Up in the AirRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Roll Call

    On Friday, the Pakistani Army clarified their involvement in negotiations between two leading political parties, all in one simple tweet .

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