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  1. Qatar Airways celebrates a year at ITB BerlinRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... Africa, which will debut this December, alongside the inaugural flight to Amsterdam, which takes place this June. Pakistan was also cited as a key growth market for the airline, with three new routes launching this summer to Faisalabad, Sialkot and ...

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  2. Sunni leader, Shiite lawyer shot dead in KarachiRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... Akhtar Farooq told AFP. Hussain belonged to the political party Muttahida Qaumi Movement, which controls Karachi, Pakistan's commercial capital. Farooq said that police are investigating whether it was a politically-related killing or a sectarian ...

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  3. Iran demands Pakistan extradite suspected Iranian militantRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    TEHRAN, Iran: Iran has demanded the extradition of a suspected Iranian Sunni militant arrested over the weekend in a lawless border area in neighboring Pakistan, Iran's semi-official Fars news agency reported Wednesday. The two countries share a volatile and porous border, often used by smugglers and militants, including members of a Sunni militant group known as Jundullah, or "Army of God."

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  4. The Country That's Arrested Hundreds of Parents for Vaccine RefusalRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | TheBlaze.com

    Pakistan has arrested more than 450 parents who refuse to vaccinate their children against polio, according to health officials and police. "There was no other option.

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  5. Scarred for life with 15p bottles of acid... Pakistani victims'...Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Mail on Sunday

    Scarred for life with 15p bottles of acid... Pakistani victims' eyebrow and eyelash transplants by British plastic surgeon after being disfigured by jealous friends Women who suffered horrific acid attacks in Pakistan - often for doing nothing more than spurning a man's advances - have found themselves shunned by society and struggling to find work as result of their facial disfigurement. Now a surgeon from a British clinic hopes he can help them improve their appearance and rebuild their lives by giving them pioneering hair transplants.

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  6. WHO: Statement on the international spread of wild poliovirusRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Crofs Blogs

    The fourth meeting of the Emergency Committee under the International Health Regulations regarding the international spread of wild poliovirus in 2014 - 15 was convened via teleconference by the Director-General on 17 February 2015. The following IHR States Parties submitted an update on the implementation of the Temporary Recommendations since the Committee last met on 13 November 2014: Cameroon, Equatorial Guinea, Pakistan and the Syrian Arab Republic.

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  7. Afghan Refugees Flock Home Amid Claims Of Intimidation, HarassmentRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Weekday Magazine

    ... in recent months, with many claiming to have been beaten by police, detained, and evicted from their homes in Pakistan. For years, Islamabad pushed Afghan refugees to return to their homeland, with little success. But that was before the massacre of ...

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  8. Pakistan's chances at WC still shines: Jonty : March 04, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Former South African Test cricketer Jonty Rhodes has said that Pakistan's chances at the World Cup are not dull yet as Pakistani team has all the potential to change the game any time. Talking to PTV sports, Jonty said that Pakistan's young squad captained by Misbahul Haq and supported by experience of Younis Khan and Shahid Afridi can turn the game around at any moment of the match.

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  9. Spain intends to enhance trade relations with Pakistan: Envoy : March 04, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ISLAMABAD Ambassador of Spain in Pakistan Javier Carbajosa Sanchez on Tuesday said that his country intended to enhance bilateral political, economic, trade and investment relations with Pakistan. The Spanish envoy met with Minister of State and Board of Investment Chairman Dr Miftah Ismail to discuss and explore the investment and trade opportunities available in Pakistan.

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  10. Iqamas issue of 9 lac Pakistanis in Saudi Arabia resolved: Sartaj : March 04, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Daily Times

    ... awarded different punishments in different crimes including death sentences between 2010 and 2012. He said that Pakistan cannot intervene into any other country's law, however, Ministry of Foreign Affairs makes its all-out efforts to get them ...

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  11. Sindh govt finalises strategy to dispose of pending surplus stock of wheatRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | World-Grain

    Sindh government has finalised multi dimensional strategy to dispose of pending surplus stock of wheat and purchase fresh crop from growers at highest rate Rs 1,300 per 40 kilogrammes . The Ministerial Sub-committee for food in its meeting presided over by Chief Minister Sindh Qaim Ali Shah decided initially to open wheat procurement centres at Hyderabad and Mirpurkhas divisions from March 15, 2015with efficient supply of bardana purely to growers without fail.

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  12. Two killed as air force trainer plane crashes in NW PakistanRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Xinhuanet

    At least two people were killed as a trainer plane of Pakistan Air Force crashed in the country's northwestern district of Dera Ismail Khan on Wednesday, local media and officials said. The spokesman of the Pakistan Air Force said the incident took place when a trainer plane "Mirage-V" of the PAF crashed in Perwa area of Dera Ismail Khan, a district in the country's northwestern province of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

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  13. Of military parades and operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Times of Oman

    ... why can't our prime minister travel to China to send such a message rather than the Chinese president travelling to Pakistan and attending a ceremonial parade that as a nation at war we should not be holding. The parade will neither contribute to ...

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  14. India's first municipal archive comes up in KolkataRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Big News Network.com

    ... divided Indian towns, now in Bangladesh, like Dhaka, Rajsahi, Khulna, Barishal, Chittagong, cities which are now in Pakistan like Lahore, Karachi and also cities like Mumbai, Surat, Chennai and Chandannagore, the French colony in India.

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  15. Kargil war tripped Pakistan, says dailyRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | Nerve News

    The Pakistani military's decision to launch a covert war against India in Kargil in 1999 has made Islamabad progressively irrelevant internationally, a columnist said Wednesday. In the context of Pakistan-India relations, 1999 can be called one of the most significant years of the post-Cold War phase, wrote columnist Qaisar Rashid in the Daily Times.

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  16. A Silk Glove for China's Iron FistRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Project Syndicate

    ... but also to advance its strategic military goals. For example, China concluded a multi-billion dollar deal with Pakistan to develop the port at Gwadar, owing to its strategic location at the mouth of the Strait of Hormuz, which more than offsets the ...

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  17. Ireland ponder Pakistan tourRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sky Sports

    Ireland have opened talks with the Pakistan Cricket Board regarding a possible tour of the Asian nation in the near future. Cricket followers in Pakistan have been denied international fixtures on home soil since the Lahore terrorist attack in March 2009 when the Sri Lanka team bus was ambushed by gunmen outside the Gaddafi Stadium.

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  18. KSNT NewsRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2013 | KSNT-TV Topeka

    ... group Hamas has confirmed the re-election of longtime leader Khaled Mashaal in a vote held in Cairo. In a PESHAWAR, Pakistan (AP) - Several dozen militants armed with assault rifles and rocket-propelled grenades attacked a power grid station in n ...

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  19. Pakistan Arrests Parents Who Refuse To Vaccinate Their Kids, But Will That Stop Polio?Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | ThinkProgress

    Last year while I was in Pakistan, a bus I took from Peshawar to Islamabad was hailed down by a small team of polio vaccinators. This wasn't surprising we had after all, left a city the World Health Organization has called the single "largest reservoir" of the polio virus but what proceeded seemed to undermine any hope that the disease which has been eradicated in most of the world can be fully snubbed out in Pakistan.

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  20. Parties secure votes for Senate electionsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    ... to ensure that their vote does not waver. PML-N leader Saad Rafique is in Quetta where he met with Akhtar Mengal. Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman is meeting party MPAs and coalition partners in Peshawar. The Islamabad High Court (IHC) has ...

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