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  1. Spirited Umar says sit-in to continueRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Asad Umar was running short of time, holding back to back meetings. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf central secretariat, located in a small house in the neighbourhood of G-6 sector, was abuzz with activity Monday afternoon.

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  2. Govt mulls separate funds for IDPs, flood affecteesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    The federal government is deliberating upon establishing two separate funds for rehabilitation of IDPs and flood affectees with the contribution and active support of different countries and international organisations. The government is likely to announce the establishment of two funds during the second donors' conference to be held by the end of current month .

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  3. Shabab-e-Milli worker gunned downRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Unknown assailants gunned down Shabab-e-Milli Rawalpindi office-bearer at the Glass Factory, area of Police Station Waris Khan in broad daylight here on Monday. A heavy contingent of police rushed to the crime scene and shifted the dead body through Rescue 1122 to District Headquarters Hospital for autopsy, where the deceased identified as Haji Tahir aged 50. According to Station House Officer Waris Khan Malik Allah Yar, Malik Tahir was going to offer funeral prayer in the area at 4:30pm in Glass Factory area when unknown bike riders opened indiscriminate firing on him.

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  4. IHC summons SHO for not filing FIR against ex-CIA station chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    The Islamabad High Court Monday summoned Station House Officer Secretariat Police Station for not registering First Information Report despite court's orders against former Central Intelligence Agency station chief in Islamabad Jonathan Banks over deaths of civilians in US drone attacks. A single bench of IHC comprising Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui conducted the hearing of a contempt of court petition filed by Haji Abdul Karim Khan, resident of North Waziristan, who prayed to the court that the Secretariat Police Station did not register the FIR against the accused so far despite the order passed by the same bench on June 5, 2014.

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  5. PPP pledges allegiance to democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Legislators from the PPP reiterated their resolve of extending full support to democracy, saying the party would not allow anyone to topple the government through unconstitutional means. Taking part in debate on the resolution presented by treasury condemning Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf and Pakistan Awami Tehreek for staging sit-ins in Islamabad at the Punjab Assembly floor on Monday, they made it clear that the PPP was supporting democracy and not the government as rulers had failed to provide good governance and rule of law.

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  6. Qadri: The contriverRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Tahir-ul-Qadri, according to his revised "revolutionary" plan, has decided to imitate Imran Khan and display his public support and acceptance in different cities of Pakistan. It has never been a problem for renowned religious scholars, especially when they have multiple religious and political alliances, to gather a sizeable crowd.

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  7. SC rejects plea seeking recusal of Justice KhawajaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    TERENCE J SIGAMONYand Monitoring Desk ISLAMABAD - The Supreme Court has rejected a plea of the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf seeking the recusal of Justice Jawwad S Khawaja from the Prime Minister's disqualification case. Justice Khawaja is currently heading a three-member bench hearing the case regarding the disqualification of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif over allegedly making a 'false statement' in Parliament.

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  8. Pindi NAB files supplementary reference in Rs7.5b Modarba caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    National Accountability Bureau Rawalpindi has filed on Monday a supplementary reference in a Rs7.5 billion Modarba case in the Accountability Court Islamabad. The Supplementary reference has been filed against Mufti Muhammad Ehsan-ul-Haq, Chief Executive Officer Fayyazi Industries Gujranwala Private Limited and 35 other accused persons in the Modarba case on charges of corruption, corrupt practices and cheating public at large in the ploy of Islamic mode of investment.

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  9. Pak envoy asks govt to gather infoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Pakistan's Ambassador in Iran, perplexed by the threats made by the Iranian authorities in the aftermath of killing of four Iranian police officers near Pak-Iran border, has asked the Ministry of Interior to ascertain details of the incident so as to reach the truth. According to a fax message received by the Foreign Office here in Islamabad on October 12 and a copy of which is exclusively available with The Nation, Pakistan's Ambassador in Iran, Noor Muhammad Jadmani, has asked the interior ministry to ascertain details of the incident in which four Iranian police officers were killed on 8th and 9th October, 2014 in two terrorist attacks near Saravan Town in the Southeastern province of Seistan-o-Balochistan near Pak-Iran border.

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  10. FIA grilling Pakistani over getting Belgian nationalityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    The Federal Investigation Agency Passport Cell is grilling a Belgian national of Pakistani origin on charges of getting nationality of Belgium on fake documents some 12 years ago. "A case was registered against the accused, identified as Sheikh Imran Iftikhar, while FIA also obtained his four days physical remand," reliable sources confided to The Nation here on Monday.

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  11. Govt records don't last longRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Nation

    Punjab Home Secretary Major Azam Suleman Khan Monday told the LHC that the 23 year old report by Justice Akhtar Hussain Commission, regarding the attack on PAT chief Dr Tahirul Qadri, was missing. Appearing before the full bench headed by Justice Khalid Mahmood Khan, the Home secretary said that the commission's report was not found in the government record.

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  12. Jesus Christ, Carrie: A Homeland RefresherRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Gawker

    With the death of Sergeant Nicholas Brody at the end of season three, Homeland found itself lacking what had been integral to the show's appeal: A character who was neither friend nor enemy, whose ambiguous allegiance would gnaw at C.I.A. spook Carrie Mathison until it upended her personal life and professional career. This season's third and fourth episodes, the latter of which aired last night, suggest the show's writers have found their new Brody-and with him, the old Carrie.

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  13. Worlda s worst airport in 2014 isaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTVR Richmond

    Good news for air travelers passing through Manila: the city's international airport isn't quite as bad as it used to be. That's the only slightly uplifting word from The Guide to Sleeping in Airports, a travel website that produces an annual survey to identify the world's worst and best aviation terminals.

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  14. Pakistan's export to EU increases upto 18% after GSP plus status : October 20, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Minister for Commerce Engineer Khurram Dastgir on Monday said that after getting GSP plus status, exports of Pakistan to the European Union increased upto 18 percent. Talking to Pakistan Television, the minister said that this increase would be helpful in strengthening Pakistan's economy.

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  15. Condemned Christian woman to take case to top Pakistani courtRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    A Christian woman sentenced to death for blasphemy in Pakistan plans to take her case to the country's highest court after a high court last week rejected her appeal, her attorney says. Asia Bibi, a mother of five from Punjab province, was accused of defiling the name of the Prophet Mohammed during a 2009 argument with Muslim fellow field workers.

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  16. Achakzai seeks release of 16 Pakistanis imprisoned in Israel : October 20, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Pakhtunkhwa Milli Awami Party chief Mehmood Khan Achakzai on Monday urged the government to arrange release of 16 people imprisoned in the jails of Israel since 2009. Speaking on a point of order in the National Assembly, he said a ship was sunk in the Red Sea in 2009, in which 14 people were killed and 16 were arrested by Israel.

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  17. 'Homeland' 4 4 Recap: Aayan's Big NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Observer

    You need to bring some suspension of disbelief to enjoy this episode of Homeland , but it's worth it. Sure, it feels like it should have been harder for Fara to capture that really good video of a heavily guarded Haissam Haqqani and send that video to Carrie, all while speaking very loudly about it in the middle of the street, but it establishes an important plot point, and we didn't need to spend a lot of time on it.

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  18. Pakistan, Afghanistan working on roadmap for better tiesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Pakistan said Monday that it is working with Afghanistan on a "comprehensive roadmap" for better bilateral relations, which will be free of mistrust and will focus on constructive engagement and economic cooperation. Mistrust and blame game between Pakistan and Afghanistan over the years badly affected their bilateral cooperation on security matters.

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  19. SC directs ECP to fix date for LB polls in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa : October 20, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD The Supreme Court has sought report related to steps taken by Election Commission Pakistan for holding Local Bodies' Elections in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa till 30th of this month. While hearing the holding of Local Bodies' Elections case on Monday in Islamabad, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa advocate general informed the apex court that date for elections in the province will be given in one-month time.

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  20. PAT activist arrested over alleged involvement in attack on PTV : October 20, 2014,Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Times

    VEHARI Police arrested an activist of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek over alleged involvement on Pakistan Television headquarters in Islamabad. Islamabad and Vehari police on a tip off conducted joint raid in village 192 of Vehari.

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