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1 hr ago | Vanguard

19-yr-old Pakistani nabbed with N228m heroin at MMIA

A 19-year-old Pakistani, Iftikihar Muhammed Arslan, has been arrested by operatives of the National Drug Law Enforcement Agency, NDLEA, for attempting to smuggle 25 parcels of heroin into the country.

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5 hrs ago | Voice of America

Millions Labor in Pakistan's Informal Economy

The World Bank says that in Pakistan, roughly 70 percent work in the so-called informal sector, a part of the economy that is unregulated and untaxed.

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9 hrs ago | Canada.com

Pakistani brothers accused again of grave-robbing, cannibalism - again

A lunar eclipse took place Tuesday. The entire event was to be visible from North and South America, but sky watchers in northern and eastern Europe, eastern Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia were out of luck, according to US space agency NASA.

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12 hrs ago | The Nation

KSA lifts ban on import of cattle from Pakistan

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/15-Apr-2014/ksa-lifts-ban-on-import-of-cattle-from-pakistan For news details Read on : KSA lifts ban on import of cattle from Pakistan JEDDAH- The price of meat in the Kingdom is expected to fall with the lifting of ban on the imports of cattle, sheep and goats from Pakistan by the Saudi ... (more)

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16 hrs ago | India Auto News

Yamaha Pakistan plant to be set-up in Karachi at $150 million

Its been over a year that Yamaha had revealed plans of setting-up a new plant in Pakistan.

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21 hrs ago | The Nation

Modi won't get tougher on Pakistan: Kasuri

Former Foreign Minister and PTI leader Khursheed Mehmood Kasuri has said that BJP leader Narendra Modi, if comes to power, will not adopt a tough policy against Pakistan.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

KHQ-TV Spokane

Toddler Acquitted Of Attempted Murder Charges

A Pakistani judge dismissed an attempted murder charge Saturday that police lodged against a 9-month-old boy, ending a bizarre case that drew new criticism to the country's troubled criminal justice system.

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KRVN-AM Lexington

'Double Dealing': How Pakistan Fueled War in Afghanistan

What if the United States has been waging the wrong war against the wrong enemy for the last 13 years in Afghanistan? Pulitzer Prize-winning New York Times journalist Carlotta Gall, who's spent more than a decade covering Afghanistan since 2001, concludes just that in her new book, The Wrong Enemy: America in Afghanistan, 2001-2014.

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Related Topix: World News, Asia, Afghanistan, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Pervez Musharraf

KRVN-AM Lexington

Top US Spy: Intel Cooperation with Pakistan - On the Upswing'

The strained spy relationship between Pakistan and the U.S. is "of lateon the upswing," according to America's top intelligence official.

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Related Topix: James R. Clapper, University of Georgia, World News, Asia, Afghanistan, Terrorism,

Daily Times

Pakistani marble & granite sector has potential: USAID

KARACHI: The United States Agency for International Development through its Firms Project, participated in the 3-day, Institute of Architects Pakistan's , 9th international exhibition of building products at the Karachi Expo Center.

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Iol.co.za

Pakistani man arrested for eating baby

A Pakistani man was arrested on Monday on suspicion of cannibalism when the head of a newborn baby was found at his home - three years after he was jailed for the same offence.

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News24

Pakistani boy trapped in tunnel after treasure hunt

Rescue workers were trying to save a teenage Pakistani boy trapped in a 15m tunnel he dug under his house to look for treasure, on the advice of a fortune teller, police say.

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The Nation

Unemployment monster preying on Pakistanis

SALMAN ABDUHU, IFTIKHAR ALAM and ARSHAD BHATTI - It is an encouraging sign that unemployment rate in Pakistan has gone slightly down from 6.30 per cent to 6 per cent in the second quarter of 2013-14, but the percentage of unskilled labour among the unemployed remains alarmingly high.

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

International Business Times

Pakistani Court Dismisses Murder Charges Against 9-Month-Old Boy

Nine-month-old baby Musa Khan drinks milk from his bottle while being carried by his grandfather Muhammad Yasin as they leave after appearing in a court in Lahore April 12, 2014.

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Tehran Times

The last Iranian border guard is kept in Pakistan: official

TEHRAN Deputy Interior Minister for Security Affairs Ali Abdollahi said on Sunday that the state of Jamshid Danaeifar, the fifth and last Iranian border guard, is not clear yet, but definitely the terrorist group keeps him in Pakistan.

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Real Bollywood

Sensuality, glamour mark Rizwan Beyg's show at Pakistan fashion gala

Lahore, April 13: Already known for the grandeur of his bridal designs and couture range, designer Rizwan Beyg went a notch above at the final day of PFDC Sunsilk Fashion Week 2014 Sunday as he showcased a collection that had everything a modern woman wants in her closet - glamorous and sensual but at the same time, wearable.

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Evening Sun

Pakistan: Next round of Taliban talks coming soon

The next round of direct peace talks with the Pakistani Taliban will take place in the coming days, the country's interior minister said Sunday, denying reports that the negotiations were deadlocked.

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The Nation

Pakistan government, Army relations go intense: Shaikh Rasheed

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/13-Apr-2014/pakistan-government-army-relations-go-intense-shaikh-rasheed For news details Read on : Pakistan government, Army relations go intense: Shaikh Rasheed LAHORE- Chief of Awami Muslim League Shaikh Rasheed has claimed that relations between government and army were tensed and PM ... (more)

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Nerve News

Eight killed in bus-truck crash in Pakistan

At least eight people were killed and six injured Sunday in a road accident involving a bus and a truck in Pakistan's Sindh province, a media report said.

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Real Bollywood

Hoping to leave, carry back good memories: Ataullah Khan

New Delhi, April 12: Pakistan's legendary folk singer Attaullah Khan Niazi Esakhelvi, who is here for his first public performance in India, hopes that he leaves behind good memories and carries some with him back home.

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