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  1. World Briefs: U.S. Army trainers arrive in UkraineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Post-gazette.com

    ... submarines during President Xi Jinping's visit to Islamabad today in what could be the first step in helping Pakistan gain the ability to fire nuclear weapons at sea, keeping pace with rival India. The leaders of Germany on Friday joined hundreds of ...

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  2. Why there's never a dull moment when you travel by busRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | IcNetwork

    ... fish-and-chip shop handy. Maybe I am scarred by old bus trips. I did survive a crash on a cricket tour to Pakistan in 1968. Our manager was Alex Bannister, cricket correspondent of the Daily Mail, and early one morning, just after sunrise, announced ...

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  3. A policeman fires teargas shell towards protesters to disperse them...Read the original story

    9 hrs ago | Outlook

    ... this morning the arm will position it on the Harmony module of the space station for unloading at a later time. Pakistan's Supreme Court has ordered the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government to get a Hindu temple restored and reconstructed after it was ...

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  4. Xi Jinping's sale of submarines to Pakistan raises risk of Indian Ocean nuclear clashRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Hong Kong: China is likely to conclude a sale of eight conventional submarines during President Xi Jinping's visit to Islamabad on April 20, more than doubling Pakistan's fleet. Analysts say it may be the first step in helping Pakistan gain the ability to fire nuclear weapons at sea, keeping pace with rival India.

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  5. 'Among the Believers': Tribeca ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Taking Western audiences into communities we can hardly be expected to understand solely through conventional news coverage, Among the Believers goes to school with young Pakistanis whose elementary education focuses less on basic life skills than on instilling a militaristic, extreme interpretation of the Koran. Showing how many of the country's impoverished citizens contribute to the ranks of jihadis-in-training without understanding what they're doing , documentarians Hemal Trivedi and Mohammed Ali Naqvi produce a deserving film that, while unlikely to get much theatrical play beyond fests, would complement news coverage on small screens.

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  6. Sindh to consult ECP on use of cameras in NA-246 by-pollsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    KARACHI: Sindh government would consult with Election Commission of Pakistan using 250 cameras of Sindh Information Technology department on day of by-poll on National Assembly seat. The police and Sindhj Rangers briefed the meeting about arrangements holding bye-election on NA-246 free, fair and transparent.

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  7. SHC issues notice on delimitation of powers petitionRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... argued as per dictum laid down by apex court delimitation exercise was to be undertaken by Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) and not by Sindh, adding it was duty of executive authorities to assist ECP in discharging its duties. It was requested ...

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  8. No dengue patient reported in Punjab: SalmanRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... the concerned departments, Somiya Iqtidar of Dengue Experts Advisory Group, experts of public health, officers of Pakistan Railways, Metrological Department and Sui Northern Company attended the meeting. The officers of Health and other concerned ...

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  9. LHC declares - signal-free corridor' project illegalRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... the third tier of Government by the Constitution under Article 140A of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973. Elected Local Government System at the grass root level is pivotal for a strong and robust democracy and actualises ...

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  10. Violent clashes erupt in Kashmir; dozens injured : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... rally passed off peacefully, television images of Alam leading a chorus of his supporters chanting "jeevey jeevey Pakistan (long live Pakistan)" and other slogans against India's occupation of the disputed region triggered widespread condemnation ...

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  11. Protection of human rights: REAT Network secretariat launched to...Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: In order to reinforce the capacity of Pakistan's civil society to protect and promote their human rights, the Netherlands Ambassador Marcel de Vink, REAT Network Chairman Krishan Sharma and Ministry of Law, Justice and Human Rights DG Muhammad Arshad jointly launched the Secretariat of the Rights of Expression, Assembly, Association and Thought Network at a local hotel on Friday. The network, financed by the Netherlands government, aims to protect and promote rights of expression, assembly, association and thought including religious freedoms in Pakistan through the establishment of an early warning system and policy advocacy at all levels.

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  12. Nisar directs suspect CNICs to be verified by JVCs : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... cases falling in the 'suspect' category so that no alien or illegal migrants can enjoy undue privilege by obtaining Pakistan's identity card (CNIC) through fake documentation. In Punjab, Sindh and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa provinces the Joint Verification ...

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  13. Nawaz urges PIA employees to work for its revival : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Friday asked the employees of the Pakistan International Airlines to work hard for reviving the organisation's glorious past. In a meeting with officials of PIA's Air League here at the PM House, the prime minister stressed that a dynamic workforce was required in the PIA to lead the national flag carrier towards progress and development.

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  14. NA session summoned on Monday : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... session in exercise of powers conferred by clause (1) of Article 54 of the Constitution of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, said a press release issued here on Friday.

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  15. Most blocked SIMs were dormant or used for grey trafficking : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... these views while responding to a call attention notice. Following the direction from Ministry of Interior, the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has initiated the verification process in phases. After expiry of the due date, the PTA has ...

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  16. Italy helps BSML shine brighter : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... in a successful fusion of different sounds. Ambrosia expressed his pleasure at being able to visit and perform in Pakistan for the first time in a career where he has travelled across the world many times. He was grateful to the Embassy of Italy for ...

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  17. HRCP's State of Human Rights report: 1,723 Pakistanis lost their lives in terrorist attacks in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    LAHORE: The annual report on The State of Human Rights in 2014 has revealed that 1,723 Pakistanis lost their lives and 3,143 were injured during 2014 in 1,206 terrorist attacks, including 26 suicide hits. The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan issued its annual report titled "State of Human Rights in 2014" on Friday at its head office.

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  18. ANF Quetta seizes huge quantity of charas : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    RAWALPINDI: The Anti Narcotics Force in its drive against drug trafficking conducted two operations at Islamabad and Qilla Abdullah. The operations resulted in seizure of 8.174 tonnes of charas and 420 grammes of heroin.

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  19. AIIB will not be used for $46 billion Pakistan deal: China : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    BEIJING: China does not plan to use either its new Asian Infrastructure Development Bank or Silk Road fund to finance the $46 billion Pakistan-China Economic Corridor, with money to come from both countries instead, a senior diplomat said on Friday. President Xi Jinping's trip to Pakistan next week is expected to focus on the corridor, a planned network of roads, railways and energy projects linking Pakistan's deepwater Gwadar port on the Arabian Sea with China's far-western Xinjiang region.

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  20. Pakistan implementing curbs against Houthis : April 18, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan on Friday started implementing the UN Security Council resolution seeking arms embargo on Yemen's Houthi rebels as well as freezing their assets and imposing a travel ban. "Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued SRO 324 / 2015 in exercise of the powers conferred by Section 2 of the United Nations Act, 1948 to implement assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo and other related obligations in accordance with the relevant provisions of the UNSC resolutions on Yemen," said a statement issued by the Foreign Office on Friday.

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