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  1. Pakistan plane hijackers hangedRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Newsday

    ... banned the use of loudspeakers in mosques around the airport. The hijacking on 24 May came just four days before Pakistan carried out nuclear tests in Balochistan, which the BSO opposed. The province is one of the most under-developed regions in the ...

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  2. Youm-e-Takbeer, a day of pride for Pakistan: PM : May 28, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD : Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that Youm-e-Takbeer is indeed a day of pride for Pakistani nation and the Muslims all over the globe. "With the blessing of Almighty Allah, Pakistan became the seventh nuclear power of the world, so the nation while reiterating its resolve for the solidarity and unity of Pakistan should celebrate the occasion," he said in his message on the occasion of Youm-e-Takbeer being observed today.

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  3. Pakistan hangs 8 including three plane hijackersRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | India.com

    Islamabad, May 28: Three men who hijacked a plane of Pakistani airlines in 1998 and tried to take it to India were among eight persons who were hanged today in different jails across Pakistan. The convicts, Shahsawar, Sabir were sent to gallows in Hyderabad jail while Shabbir was executed in Karachi Central Jail.

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  4. Journalists should adhere to 'strict neutrality, impartiality' to ensure protection, says IndiaRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Journalists should "maintain strict neutrality and impartiality" when covering conflict situations so that the countries they operate in can ensure their safety and, for their part, governments should not put arbitrary restrictions on reporters, according to India. Speaking Wednesday at a session of the Security Council devoted to protection of journalists covering armed conflicts, India's Permanent Representative Asoke Kumar Mukerji spoke of the changing nature of threats that now come from terrorists.

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  5. Pak executes FIA Fokker hijackers 17 years after convictionRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    An Anti-Terrorism Court in Hyderabad had sentenced the three accused: Shahsawar, Sabir and Shabbir, to death in October 1998, reported the Dawn. Their executions were carried out after they challenged the death penalty but their sentence was upheld by the Sindh High Court, Karachi bench, and subsequently, by the Pakistan Supreme Court.

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  6. Two-match ban for ChigumburaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    ... layed in Lahore on Friday and Sunday," the ICC said in a statement. Zimbabwe, the first Test playing nation to tour Pakistan in six years, lost both the Twenty20 Internationals preceding the ODI series.

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  7. Zimbabwe captain handed two game banRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    File picture: Elton Chigumbura's Pakistan tour came to an abrupt end after the Zimbabwe captain was slapped with a two-match suspension for his team's slow over-rate. Photo by: K.M. Chaudary/AP Elton Chigumbura's Pakistan tour came to an abrupt end after the Zimbabwe captain was slapped with a two-match suspension for his team's slow over-rate in the first One-Day International in Lahore.

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

    8 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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  9. RAID: Police at Swan Lane Mill in JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Theboltonnews.co.uk

    ... MQM - the Muttahida Qaumi Movement - which has been accused of using violence and intimidation to exert power in Pakistan. The investigation was sparked when police investigating the killing of activist Imran Farooq stumbled upon hundreds of ...

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  10. Pakistan executes eight death row convictsRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Eight death row convicts, including three men who hijacked an airplane in May 1998, were executed on Thursday in Pakistan. Shahsawar, Sabir and Shabbir Baloch hijacked a Pakistan International Airlines flight from Balochistan province's Turbat town on May 25, 1998, Dunya News reported.

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  11. Interview: Sino-Pak community of shared destiny to serve both countries, regionRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    The China-Pakistan community of shared destiny will benefit not only the peoples of both countries but also those of the whole region, a senior research fellow of Pakistan told Xinhua in a recent interview. Pakistan and China have kept an all-weather friendship for more than 60 years when the two countries have stood the tests in some worst times due to the unique relationship featured by a shared destiny, said Saleem Khilji, director of the Sustainable Development Policy Institute based in Islamabad.

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  12. Two-Match Ban For Elton ChigumburaRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cricket World

    Elton Chigumbura has been banned for the next two One-Day Internationals against Pakistan for slow over-rate during the previous ODI in Lahore on Tuesday.

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  13. Defence secretary Dennis Richardson's Blamey OrationRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... also attended British India's staff college in Quetta - and today we still have Army officers attending what is now Pakistan's Army staff college. Blamey's contribution to Australia is commemorated by Sir Thomas Blamey Square, at the heart of the ...

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  14. Pakistan Arrests Owner of IT Firm Involved in Fake Degrees ScamRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | INDOlink

    KARACHI: The owner and six officials of a Pakistani IT firm were today arrested for allegedly issuing fake degrees to its clients across the world and making millions of dollars through an elaborate network of fictitious universities. Shoaib Ahmad Shaikh, also the chief executive officer of Axact, was taken into custody by the Federal Investigation Agency officials from his Karachi office.

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  15. Pakistan vs. Zimbabwe, 2nd ODI: Date, Time, Live Stream, TV Info and PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    Pakistan are 1-0 up in their three-match series against Zimbabwe and have the chance to take an unassailable lead on Friday. Weather: It's going to be yet another scorcher in Lahore, with temperatures reaching up to 43 degrees during the day, according to AccuWeather.com .

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  16. Pakistan, US to hold nuclear, strategic talksRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    Pakistan and the US will hold key talks on nuclear non-proliferation and strategic stability in Washington next week, media reported on Thursday. Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry, who is scheduled to arrive in Washington on May 30, will lead a delegation of senior officials from the foreign affairs ministry and the Strategic Plans Division, Dawn online reported.

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  17. Sri Lanka, Pakistan aim to boost annual bilateral trade to US$ 1 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Colombo Page

    May 28, Colombo: As bilateral trade between Sri Lanka and Pakistan crossed US$350 million in 2014, the two countries are aiming to boost the annual trade to US$ 1 billion. Pakistan is fast-tracking work with new vigor to reach the US$ 1 billion mark in bilateral trade, the new Pakistani High Commissioner to Colombo Major General Syed Shakeel Hussain told the Sri Lankan Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen when he paid a courtesy call on the Minister on Tuesday in Colombo.

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  18. Zimbabwe's Chigumbura slapped with two-match suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    Elton Chigumbura's Pakistan tour came to an abrupt end after the Zimbabwe captain was slapped with a two-match suspension for his team's slow over-rate in Tuesday's first One-Day International in Lahore. Zimbabwe's captain Elton Chigumbura celebrates after scoring 100 runs during the first One Day International cricket match between Pakistan and Zimbabwe at the Gaddafi Cricket Stadium in Lahore, Pakistan May 26, 2015.

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  19. Sleeping with the enemyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Mid-Day Mumbai

    It has been evident that Afghanistan President Ashraf Ghani is moving closer to Pakistan. Yet the announcement of an MOU between the two countries' intelligence agencies was a surprise to many, including his own deputy, Dr Abdullah Abdullah who learnt of this from former President Hamid Karzai.

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  20. Simply paying ransom may send wrong mes sageRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | China Daily

    A video recently released by an extremist group allied to the Taliban shows a Chinese national resembling Hong Xudong, who was adducted by militants from the northwestern region of Pakistan in May 2014, seeking the Chinese government's help to get him released. The militants, however, have not cited an exact amount as ransom.

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