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39 killed as passenger van hits trailer in South Pakistan

At least 39 people were killed and several others injured when a passenger van hit into a trailer in Pakistan's south Sukkur district on Sunday, officials said, Xinhua reported.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

State Department

Democracy, Human Rights, Refugees: United States Condemns Attacks on Journalists In Pakistan

The United States condemns the vicious attack on television journalist Hamid Mir in Karachi today, the latest in a series of worrisome attacks on journalists in Pakistan.

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The Straits Times

Pakistan journalist critical of intelligence agencies, military survives shooting attack

Unknown gunmen on motorbikes opened fire at a prominent Pakistani television anchor on a busy road in the southern port city of Karachi on Saturday, officials said.

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WLS-AM Chicago

Pakistani Journalist Targeted, Shot by Militants

ABC's Muhammad Lila reports that the attack happened as the talk show host was traveling from the airport to an office in Karachi.

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Pakiastani TV Journalist Hamid Mir Wounded In Attack

Prominent TV anchor Hamid Mir is in a Karachi hospital after gunmen opened fire on his car Saturday afternoon.

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ABC News

Famous Television Host in Pakistan Shot by Gunmen

Police in Pakistan say gunmen have shot a famous television talk show host amid a wave of attacks on journalists in the country.

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The Nation

Rain expected in several areas of northern Pakistan

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/19-Apr-2014/rain-expected-in-several-areas-of-northern-pakistan For news details Read on : Rain expected in several areas of northern Pakistan Karachi- Scattered rain-thunderstorm lashed down yesterday on parts of KPK, Islamabad, Kashmir, Gilgit-Baltistan, most parts of Punjab and some ... (more)

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AlertNet

Gunmen kidnap two Pakistani U.N. staff members from Karachi

Gunmen have kidnapped two men working for the U.N. Children's Fund from Pakistan's southern city of Karachi, police said Saturday.

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Channelnewsasia.com

Pakistan's masses the hardest hit by energy crisis

Pakistan is facing a severe energy crisis that is having a catastrophic effect on its industries and on its citizens.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

Wharfedale Observer

Leeds-Bradford International Airport

Pakistan International Airlines could be on the verge of pulling out of Leeds-Bradford International Airport - leaving the area without any direct flights to the sub-continent.

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Daily Times

Pakistan to hold fresh talks with Taliban negotiators

ISLAMABAD: The Taliban Coordination Committee, headed by Maulana Samiul Haq, and Habibullah Khattak-led government committee will meet today to chalk out future line of action for the peace process with the TTP that has hit a major snag in the wake of ceasefire revoked by the Taliban, a government communiqu said.

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Daily Times

Pakistan, Turkey asked to implement PTA soon : April 18, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry on Friday asked governments of Pakistan and Turkey to move fast by resolving all technical issues under discussions for the last three years over the implementation of the Preferential Trade Agreement between the two countries.

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KTRE-TV Lufkin

Pakistan library named 'bin Laden' as memory fades

Most didn't notice the new library at this Islamic seminary for girls near Pakistan's capital, until locals saw the paper sign in Urdu posted on its wooden door: "Library of Osama bin Laden, the Martyr."

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Pakistani Madrassa Names Its Library For Osama Bin Laden

A sign now outside the small library at a religious school for girls in Pakistan's capital says the room has been named for a martyr - Osama bin Laden, whose al-Qaida terrorist network was responsible for the Sept.

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The Indian Express

Pakistan court rejects Pervez Musharraf's plea against prosecutor

Pakistan's special court hearing the high treason case against former military ruler Pervez Musharraf on Friday rejected his petition against the appointment of the prosecutor.

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WBOC-TV Salisbury

Pakistani madrassa names library after bin Laden

A spokesman for a controversial Pakistani cleric who runs an Islamic seminary for girls in the capital, Islamabad, says he has named the school's new library in honor of Osama bin Laden.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

MSDN Blogs

Microsoft Imagine Cup 2014 Pakistan Regional Finals Result

Students have tremendous potential & passion, we love their excitement towards participation in Microsoft Imagine Cup 2014.

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Daily Times

Mind your own business: Pakistan tells UK on PPO

ISLAMABAD: Rejecting the United Kingdom's concerns over the Protection of Pakistan Ordinance , Pakistan on Thursday said it does not accept 'unjustified criticism from any quarter'.

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The Nation

Bilawal wants 18 more sites in Pakistan to become World Heritage

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/17-Apr-2014/bilawal-wants-18-more-sites-in-pakistan-to-become-world-heritage For news details Read on : Bilawal wants 18 more sites in Pakistan to become World Heritage Karachi- Bilawal Bhutto Zardari, Patron-In-Chief of Pakistan People's Party has urged the World Heritage Committee of ... (more)

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The Nation

Pakistan demands Kabul, NATO for strong measures for protection of Pak-Afghan border

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/17-Apr-2014/pakistan-demands-kabul-nato-for-strong-measures-for-protection-of-pak-afghan-border For news details Read on : Pakistan demands Kabul, NATO for strong measures for protection of Pak-Afghan border ISLAMABAD- Pakistan has called upon Kabul and NATO to put in place strong measures ... (more)

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