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  1. Two suspects of Shikarpur terrorist attack arrested: SSP : February 28, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Times

    SUKKUR Shikarpur Senior Suprintendent of Police Saqib Ismael Memon has said that two men suspected of facilitating the January 30 Shikarpur Imambargah attack have been arrested in a raid on Friday night. In a Press Conference at his office, SSP said that the suspects were arrested after being identified by the already arrested other suspects during interrogation.

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  2. Pakistani Author Mohsin Hamid And His Roving 'Discontent'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | WNYC-AM New York

    Mohsin Hamid has been called a water lily for the way he's drifted from place to place. The 43-year-old novelist and essayist, born in Lahore, has established roots, grown and thrived in places as disparate as Pakistan, London, California and New York.

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  3. PPP, MQM candidates will be elected unopposed: Rehman MalikRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Nation

    Islamabad- Pakistan People's Party Senator Rehman Malik today said that, a first step has been taken in the new working relation of PPP and Muttahida Qaumi Movement coalition, for the upcoming Senate elections. He said that candidates from both parties will be elected unopposed.

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  4. E-Logistics platform created to facilitate mobile, electronic trade : February 28, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Ministry of Information Technology and Telecommunications has supported to create a portal for facilitating mobile and electronic trade for Pakistan within and outside the country. The basic objective of the portal is to use communication boom in Pakistan to take information, knowledge and opportunities at doorstep through internet and mobile devices, so as to enhance and optimize economic potential.

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  5. Pakistan loses 66-year-old Taj Mahal cinemaRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    ... a hideout in the city. In recent years, business in the cinema dwindled. Built by Mohammad Khan Hoti, a year after Pakistan was born in 1947, the 600-seat cinema once attracted capacity crowds. Hoti sold the property in 1974. Saeed Khan said the ...

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  6. PML-N, JUI-F alliance for senate polls : February 28, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Daily Times

    QUETTA Pakistan Muslim League-N Balochistan President and Chief of Jhalawan Sardar Sanaullah Zehri on Friday announced to make alliance with the Jamiat Ulemae Islam for senate polls. Addressing a press conference along with the central JUI-F Secretary General Maulana Ghafoor Haidri here at his residence, Sanaullah Zehri said "We are trying to reach other political parties for alliance" and stressed parliamentarians have to remove allegations of horse trading.

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  7. Pakistan optimistic about final Iran-P5+1 n-dealRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Expressing optimism about the clinching of a practical deal in the near future between Iran and the P5+1 group of world powers, Islamabad says very good progress has been made in the nuclear talks between the two sides over the past one-and-half years. There are many problems and tensions in the region and a good agreement between Iran and the P5+1 countries would be a major step toward settling regional conflicts and woes, state run news-agency IRNA reported citing Pakistan's foreign ministry spokesperson Tasnim Aslam Khan Saturday.

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  8. Bin Laden was al Qaedachief until his killing: docsRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Lucianne.com

    Osama bin Laden remained the key al Qaeda decision maker in the time leading up to his killing at his Pakistan hideout, according to newly released documents at the terror trial of Abid Naseer in Brooklyn federal court. The documents were among thousands seized during the US raid on the terror chief's hideout in Abbottabad, Pakistan, in May 2011 in which he was shot by Navy SEALs.

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  9. Pakistan loses historic Taj Mahal cinemaRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The Taj Mahal cinema of Abbottabad city, with a 66-year history of film exhibition in this Pakistan frontier city, is being dismantled after its owner recently sold the property. Mohammad Saeed Khan, who was hitherto running the Taj Mahal cinema in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provincial city for the last four decades, said business was at full swing till 2010 with Abbottabad, being a tourist city, providing entertainment to visitors, Dawn reported.

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  10. Pakistan draw on spirit of 1992Read the original story

    11 hrs ago | West Australian

    The spirit of 1992 is driving Pakistan ahead of Sunday's must-win World Cup clash with Zimbabwe at the Gabba. Twenty-three years ago Imran Khan delivered a now famous "fight like cornered tigers" speech that inspired Pakistan's unlikely World Cup triumph.

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  11. Pakistani bank robber botches heist in comedy of errorsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | New York Daily News

    Video shows a Pakistani robber entering the bank and walking up to the teller's window but being unable to load his gun. A clueless armed robber raided a bank in Pakistan but could not load his gun, left his weapon behind and then could not start his getaway motorbike, The International News reported.

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  12. Afghan democracy and western hypocrisyRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Al Jazeera

    ... British were alarmed by the prospect of an outcome of the Afghan presidential election that could be unfriendly to Pakistan's interests and sensitivity, including London-Islamabad's shared objective of returning the Taliban to power. To their ...

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  13. Make My DayTODAY is Opposite Day, Nyah, Nyah, NyahRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | American Reporter

    ... only person in the world who has stood in Terry Jones' shoes. My threat was posted in an Internet newsgroup called PAKISTAN-L that had a lot of Pakistani intellectuals, lawyers, officials and activists, and it created a firestorm of controversy. ...

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  14. Opinion: Roy died for speaking his mindRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | CNN

    ... Just last month he wrote about the Charlie Hebdo killings in Paris and the December 16 massacre in Peshawar, Pakistan, in which Pakistani Taliban opened fire inside a school, killing 145 people, including 132 children. "To me," he wrote, "such ...

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  15. OGRA's summary rejected; POL prices to remain unchanged : February 28, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... kerosene oil, Rs 0.85 on light diesel, Rs 0.31 on high speed diesel and Rs 0.18 per litre on motor spirit. He said Pakistan has received a good news form the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) being held in Paris that France has removed the country ...

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  16. Student lends a hand in Morocco and PakistanRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... and rebuilding playgrounds; feeding and clothing the poor; and offering free classes. Then there's a project in Pakistan. Bibee was asked to be a director of a board tasked with setting up a primary school in a rural area in the district of ...

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  17. Sindh govt implementing 5-year JAP to ensure safety of workersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... for their welfare. He maintained in Sindh we have strongly protected workers' rights specially at Steel Mills and Pakistan International Airline and opposed privatisation policy because of workers interests. Government provided direct or indirect ...

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  18. SHC issues notice to home secy, othersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Sindh High Court issued notice to home secretary, provincial prisons chief and Karachi Central Jail's officer to file comments on two identical petitions seeking to suspend execution order of two death row convicts. Two death row prisoners Muhammad Faisal and Muhammad Afzal will be sent to gallows on March 5. Faisal and Afzal were convicted by an ATC in July 1999 for killing a man during a robbery bid in Korangi in 1998.

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  19. Sit-ins were a conspiracy against the country: CMRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    LAHORE: Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that the worst conspiracy in the history of Pakistan was hatched under the garb of sit-ins and the drama of containers continued in Islamabad for four and half months. However, he said, with the grace of Allah and the prayers of the nation, the attempt to topple the democratically elected government badly failed.

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  20. Track-II Islamabad Dialogue: Round-IV: Indo-Pak diplomats, MPs meet to discuss state of bilateral relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Senior diplomats, parliamentarians, policymakers and journalists from Pakistan and India met for the fourth round of the Track-II Islamabad Dialogue to discuss the state of bilateral relations, ahead of the much anticipated meeting between the Foreign Secretaries of the two countries on March 3. The two delegations discussed a range of issues including the resumption of bilateral dialogue, Jammu and Kashmir, opportunities for cooperation towards the stability of Afghanistan, the shared challenges posed by climate change and the role of the media in creating an atmosphere for conducive for improving bilateral discourse.

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