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  1. Second brother held over cannibalismRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... suspects would undergo psychiatric tests, the police chief said. There is no specific law against cannibalism in Pakistan so, as in the 2011 case, Arif has been charged with desecrating a dead body and public order offences. In the previous case, ...

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  2. Altaf needs to apply for NICOP to get passport: MinistryRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... consecutive time period of six months or possessing dual nationalities but now it can be issued to any citizen of Pakistan. Some days back, Altaf Hussain, who also holds British nationality, had applied for a new Pakistani passport in Pakistan High ...

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  3. Sports briefRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : Sports brief Mismanagement mars National Netball ISLAMABAD - Mismanagement marred the inaugural ceremony of the 13th National Men's Netball Championship commenced here at the Pakistan Sports Complex, Hamidi Hall Tuesday.

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  4. IHC issues notice to PSB on CFP's petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : IHC issues notice to PSB on CFP's petition LAHORE - The Islamabad High Court has issued a notice to Pakistan Sports Board on a writ petition of Chess Federation of Pakistan secratry Dr Naeem Hamid Mirza to stop ... (more)

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  5. 'Tarnished' ex-pros made Latif snub Pakistan jobRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : 'Tarnished' ex-pros made Latif snub Pakistan job KARACHI - Former Pakistan cricket captain Rashid Latif said Tuesday he turned down the job of national chief selector because he could not work with ... (more)

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  6. Move against vulgarityRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    ... the petition on Wednesday (today). Tariq Asad Advocate moved the petition and made secretary information, chairman Pakistan Electronic Media Authority (PEMRA) and some private TV channels as respondents. The petitioner contended in his petition that ...

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  7. PO escapes in Fata senator's vehicleRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    A proclaimed offender wanted in various fraud cases has escaped to Peshawar in a land cruiser belonging to a FATA senator when police flagged down his vehicle here at a check post.

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  8. PSA ends Pakistan squash's int'l isolationRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Nation

    For news details visit : For news details Read on : PSA ends Pakistan squash's int'l isolation ISLAMABAD - Pakistani squash got a huge boost as Players Squash Association finally decides to lift ban on international players' participation in Pakistan.

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  9. Pakistani man arrested for cannibalism allegedly ate newborn babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Raw Story

    ... for eating human corpses in the same village in April 2011 and served two years in prison, in a case that shocked Pakistan. "Arif has been arrested and he has confessed that his brother brought the dead body of the newborn from the nearby ...

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  10. Umar Akmal booked for breaching wedding actRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | CricketCountry.com

    Pakistan batsman Umar Akmal 's run-in with the authorities does not appear to be ending as he has now been booked in a case, where he is accused of violating a wedding ceremony act of the Punjab government.

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  11. Baby eater arrestedRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | UAport

    AGENCE FRANCE PRESSE LAHORE: Pakistani police today arrested a second man suspected along with his brother of eating a newborn baby whose head was found at their home, officials said.

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  12. Tarnished' ex-pros made Latif snub chief selector's jobRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    KARACHI: Former Pakistan cricket captain Rashid Latif said yesterday he turned down the job of national chief selector because he could not work with ex-players tainted by corruption.

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  13. In Pakistan, Literary Spring Is Both Renaissance And ResistanceRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | WGBH

    ... people watching. The second annual Lahore Literary Festival brought artists from all over the world to Pakistan's cultural capital to share their work - and to celebrate the power of expression. In the shadow of the violence and political ...

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  14. Pakistan brothers in cannibalism face courtRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | The Town Talk

    ... on suspicion of eating bodies they had dug up in a nearby graveyard. Police raided the brothers' house in central Pakistan after neighbors complained of a horrible stench. Some neighbors also grew suspicious after seeing one of the men in the ...

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  15. Alleged Grave-Robbing Cannibal Brothers Arrested - AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | LiveScience

    Two brothers in Pakistan - Mohammad Arif and Farman Aliwere - were arrested in 2011 on charges of digging up about 100 graves and stealing the bodies, which they later allegedly consumed, according to NBC News .

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  16. Tainted' former players forced Rashid Latif to refuse chief selector jobRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Former Pakistan cricket captain Rashid Latif said Tuesday he turned down the job of national chief selector because he could not work with ex-players tainted by corruption.

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  17. Not allowing MQM to table motion: Chaos reigns Sindh Assembly sessionRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... positive results coming out from targeted operation.Amid uproar the House approved the private resolution moved by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf's Khurram Sher Zaman regarding Election Commission of Pakistan to have upcoming local bodies election and ...

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  18. Self-employment scheme for promoting self-reliance: CM: Akhuwat chief calls scheme a 'silent revolution'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... through collective wisdom and concerted efforts whereas hard work and honesty would have to be adopted to make Pakistan a welfare state in real sense. He said that the self-employment scheme had changed the course of history as 350,000 families had ...

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  19. Governor calls for accountability for success of democracyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    LAHORE: Accountability is necessary for success of democracy in Pakistan, said Governor Chaudhry Muhamamd Sarwar while addressing a sitting on "Pakistan and western democracy" at Tech Society Club on Tuesday.

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  20. Opp stages walkout against PMDC ordinanceRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: The PPP-led opposition parties in the Upper House of parliament on Monday staged a walkout against the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council Ordinance, 2014, claiming it required approval of the Council of Common Interests .

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