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  1. ECP summons Imam Masjid for LB polls code of conduct breachRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    A prayer leader in Malakand has fallen from grace for violating election codes in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by using mosque for boosting campaign of his party's candidates triggering Election Commission of Pakistan to issue him a show cause notice. As the ECP continues to summon politicians/candidates for violating codes of conduct for LB polls in KP, the notice served on the prayer leader named as Habibul Haq who also teaches Arabic in a government school, is a bizarre case of its kind.

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  2. Neighbours urged to pool resources to help AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Senior officials of Heart of Asia-Istanbul Process - a joint initiative of Afghanistan and Turkey established in November 2011 finalised after daylong deliberations on Monday the agenda of ministerial meeting to be held in Islamabad later this year. The meeting hosted by Pakistan at Foreign Office, called upon Afghanistan's all neighbours to pool their resources for peace and development in the war-torn neighbour by joining hands to ensure peace and security in that country.

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  3. President, PM condole demise of mother of president of Belarus : May 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD President Mamoon Hussain and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif have sent separate messages of condolence to Alexander Lukashenko, President of the Republic of Belarus on the sad demise of his mother, Ekaterina Lukashenko. In their messages, according to Foreign Office Spokesman, they have prayed for eternal peace of the departed soul and expressed sympathy and solidarity with the family members of the deceased.

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  4. Govt determined to project country's magnificent cultural heritage: Pervaiz : May 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Minister for Information, Broadcasting and National Heritage Pervaiz Rashid on Tuesday said that government was determined to promote country's magnificent cultural heritage at national and international level. Addressing the launching ceremony of Pakistan-Denmark 'Pakistan culture and Development Program 2015-16' at Lok virsa, he said that the government was committed to support each and every initiatives which benefit the people.

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  5. Egypt rejects Pakistan's criticism over Morsi's death penaltyRead the original story

    Tuesday | Nerve News

    The Egyptian foreign ministry on Tuesday summoned Pakistan's charge d'affaires to inform him of Cairo's rejection of Islamabad's criticism of death sentence delivered upon former president Mohammed Morsi earlier this month. Egyptian state-run MENA news agency reported that the foreign ministry stressed that the Pakistani official statements are considered interference in Egypt's domestic affairs and implies unacceptable comments on the Egyptian regime which is fully independent.

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  6. Afghanistan appreciates Pakistan's warning to TalibanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Kabul: Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs said that the warning issued to the Taliban by Pakistan to end its spring offensive is part of Islamabad's commitment to support Kabul in the war against terror and in the embryonic peace process. The ministry's spokesman, Ahmad Shekib Mustaghn, in his weekly media briefing said that Pakistani officials during their trips to Afghanistan have assured that Islamabad supports the peace process of Afghanistan and is ready to cooperate.

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  7. Pakistan expresses concerns over displaced Rohingya MuslimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Islamabad: Condemning the violence against Muslims in Mayanmar, Spokesperson at the foreign office expressed strong concerns over displacement of a large number of the community drifting in a boat in the Indian Ocean without food and drinking water. The FO said that the government of Pakistan has been consistently expressing deep concern at the plight of minority Muslim community in Myanmar.

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  8. Egypt summons Pakistan envoy over Morsi statementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Egypt summoned Pakistan's charge d'affaires to protest Islamabad's criticism of the death sentence handed down to ousted president Mohamed Morsi, the foreign ministry said today. Egypt denounces any "interference in its internal affairs which casts a shadow on relations between the two countries," the ministry said in a statement a day after summoning Mohamed Eijaz.

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  9. Differences between PM-Nisar bridged in meeting : May 26, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD The long running differences between Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and Interior Minister Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan were bridged on Tuesday when the two held first face to face meeting after four months which lasted for over an hour at the Prime Minister House. The meeting was also attended by Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, Finance Minister Ishaq Dar, Information Minister Pervaiz Rashid, Petroleum Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi and Minister for States and Frontier Regions Lt General Abdul Qadir Baloch.

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  10. A virtual peace-building course for Indians and PakistanisRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Merinews

    Aaghaz-e-Dosti, a cross-border Initiative of India-based Mission Bhartiyam and Pakistan-based The Catalyst - Tc, has launched an eight-week virtual peace-building course to facilitate friendship and understanding among Indians and Pakistanis over Indo-Pak issues. The First session has connected 28 Indians and Pakistanis.

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  11. Afghan Deputy FM lauds Pakistan's effort for development of AfghanistanRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Islamabad: Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz has reiterated Pakistan's commitment to build a forward-looking, comprehensive and enduing partnership with Afghanistan. He was talking to Deputy Foreign Minister of Afghanistan Hekmat Khalil Karzai, who called him in Islamabad.

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  12. OIC Council to meet in KuwaitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Nation

    Islamabad: A two-day meeting of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation Council of Foreign Ministers to begin in Kuwait on Wednesday, to discuss important challenges facing the Ummah. Advisor to the Prime Minister on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz, will lead Pakistan delegation in the Session.

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  13. The delicate balancing act of Pakistan's foreign policyRead the original story

    Monday | Reuters

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif as Nepal's Prime Minister Sushil Koirala and Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani look on at the 18th South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit in Kathmandu, November 27, 2014. REUTERS/Niranjan Shrestha/Pool Though Islamabad hasn't yet ended the domestic terror that rips through its schools, mosques and markets, or sorted out its hostilities with neighboring India, it has embarked on a complicated foreign policy.

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  14. ISLAMABAD: Presence of IS militants in PakistanRead the original story

    Monday | Asia News Network

    The rise of the self-styled Islamic State in the Middle East has been marked by its ruthlessness on the battlefield and resultant occupation of territory in Iraq and Syria, as well as its manifest brutality. Yet with the declaration of the 'caliphate' last year, an even more disturbing dimension became apparent: IS's desire to expand across the Muslim world, and perhaps beyond.

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  15. Embassy verifying 'video of kidnap'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | China Daily

    Hong Xudong allegedly shown in a video released by militants in this screenshot grabbed from the Twitter account of journalist Bashir Ahmad Gwakh who covers a wide range of political and military issues in Afghanistan and Pakistan. The Chinese embassy in Pakistan is attempting to verify reports of a video purporting to show a Chinese kidnapped by Taliban-allied fighters in Pakistan a year ago asking Beijing to help secure his release.

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  16. Pakistan president son escapes unhurt in Balochistan bomb attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Big News Network.com

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  17. Campaign 2008WARY of Protests, Democrats Pay for a JailRead the original story

    Monday | American Reporter

    He was forced to live like a blind man in a dark dungeon for eight months, so completely denied daylight that he could not know if it was day or night, after Pakistan's Military Intelligence secretly abducted him on suspicion of promoting U.S. interests. "I literally lived like a blind man," says Sohrab Sarki, 43, bursting into tears.

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  18. IHC restores Rashid as Pemra headRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Nation

    The Islamabad High Court Monday restored Rashid Ahmad Chaudhary as Chairman Pakistan Electronic Media Authority . In this matter, a single bench of IHC comprising Justice Noor-ul-Ha N Qureshi announced a short judgment which was reserved earlier after hearing the arguments of both the sides.

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  19. Axact scam: Govt contacts FBI and InterpolRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Nation

    The Ministry of Interior on Monday wrote to the Federal Bureau of Investigation , seeking its assistance in probing Axact scandal of online fake degrees. A senior FIA officer said that the Interpol was also being contacted to seek its help in the investigations of Axact scam.

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  20. QAU remains top university in overall rankingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Nation

    Holding on to the top spot for the third consecutive year, Quaid-i-Azam University , Islamabad, remains top Pakistani university in overall ranking of national higher learning institutes followed by University of Agriculture, Faisalabad and University of the Punjab at the second and third positions respectively. The Higher Education Commission on Monday announced the 4th University Rankings of 120 public and private universities for the year 2014.

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