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News on Pakistan continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

2 hrs ago | The Indian Express

Pakistani police refused to register the murder case against Prime Minister Sharif and his brother.

Array [1] => Array [2] => Array [3] => Array [4] => Array [5] => Array ) After dragging its feet for days, Pakistan government on Thursday accepted a key demand of Tahir-ul- Qadri by agreeing to register a murder case against 21 people, including Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, for their alleged role in the clashes that killed 14 supporters of the ... (more)

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2 hrs ago | DNA India

Pakistan political crisis: Government on backfoot; protesters call for Nawaz Sharif's ouster

Pakistan was on edge on Thursday with protesters headed by Imran Khan and cleric Tahir-ul-Qadri insisting they will not accept anything short of Premier Nawaz Sharif's resignation, even as the government agreed to register a murder case against the embattled Prime Minister.

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5 hrs ago | The Capital-Journal

Pakistani educators to speak on terrorism at JCCC

A panel of college leaders from Pakistan will speak at Johnson County Community College about the role of education in fighting terrorism in their country.

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7 hrs ago | Rediff.com

Average Pakistani doesn't like India: Survey

Washington-based Pew Research Centre survey has revealed rising concern among Pakistanis about a threat to their country from India.

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9 hrs ago | India Auto News

India and Pakistan sign MoU to boost auto component trade

Auto Component Manufacturers Association, of India and Pakistan Association of Automotive Parts & Accessories Manufacturers of Pakistan, have entered into a joint agreement for building up of supply chains via the Wagah route.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Rediff.com

Humaima, Nargis, Sara Loren: Pakistani hotties come to India

If their television serials have caught the collective fancy of Indian living rooms, Lahore-based hunk Fawad Khan is making waves for his upcoming Khoobsurat remake opposite Sonam Kapoor.

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The Jewish Journal

Ruth and Judea Pearl on James Foley, Daniel Pearl and the pragmatic fight against evil

From left: Daniel Pearl, a Wall Street Journal foreign correspondent who in 2002 was kidnapped in Karachi, Pakistan, and killed by a member of al-Qaida; and James Foley, a freelance reporter who in 2012 was kidnapped in Syria and was killed this month by a member of ISIS.

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Daily Times

London police arrest man over Imran Farooq murder : August 28, 2014,

LONDON: London police said on Wednesday they had arrested a man in connection with the murder of senior Pakistani politician Imran Farooq who was stabbed to death in the British capital in 2010.

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Daily Times

China to help Pakistan complete uplift projects'

BEIJING: Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal said Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has already announced Vision 2025 for rapid development of Pakistan adding that he is visualising completion of this vision with the cooperation of China within the stipulated time.

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Channelnewsasia.com

New Taliban group vows attacks in Pakistan

A new bloc of the Pakistani Taliban has vowed to carry on the movement's campaign of bombings and shootings, in the militants' first video message since a major army assault on their strongholds.

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Daily Times

No dialogue sans Kashmir, Pakistan tells India : August 27, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Adviser on National Security and Foreign Affairs Sartaj Aziz on Wednesday said that talks with India cannot take place without addressing the long-standing issue of Jammu Kashmir.

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Daily Times

Pakistan, India flag meeting over recent ceasefire violations : August 27, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Pakistan and India on Wednesday held a flag meeting in order to discuss the latest situation and halt firing along the working boundary and the Line of Control in the divided state of Jammu Kashmir.

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Hindustan Times

Court orders FIR against Nawaz Qadri demands hanging

The Lahore High Court on Tuesday ordered filing of an FIR against Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif and his party leaders over an incident of violence in Lahore, prompting cleric Tahir-ul Qadri to demand those found responsible be hanged.

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Fox News

ISIS reportedly demands $6.6M for release of 26-year-old US hostage

Islamic State militants are reportedly demanding $6.6 million and the release of a U.S. prisoner before they will free a third American hostage held by the group, an unidentified aid worker.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Times of India

How Pakistan's Sharif stumbled into protests crisis

Nawaz Sharif made a triumphant comeback as prime minister for a third time in last year's general election after being toppled in a 1999 coup, jailed and then exiled by the-then Pakistani army chief Pervez Musharraf.

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Foreign Policy

Militancy in Pakistan

As Pakistan fights against suspected Tehrik-e-Taliban Pakistan militants in the tribal areas, the focus of the country is on the frontline in North Waziristan.

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Daily Times

Treason Case: Hearing adjourned till September 2 : August 26, 2014,

ISLAMABAD The sit-ins of the Pakistan Awami Tehreek and the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf at the Red Zone area of the federal capital caused the hearings of the treason trial against former president Pervez Musharraf to be adjourned without any proceedings on Tuesday.

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CPJ Press Freedom Online

Several journalists attacked while covering 'Freedom March' in Pakistan

The Committee to Protect Journalists calls on all sides to respect the role of journalists and media workers covering an anti-government demonstration in Pakistan.

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Outlook

UN Chief Asks India, Pak to Sort Out Matters Through Talks

UN chief Ban Ki-moon has asked India and Pakistan to resolve their issues peacefully and through dialogue, against the backdrop of cancellation of foreign-secretary level talks between the two nations and continued ceasefire violations by Pakistan along border posts.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Newkerala.com

Pakistan court or mission to decide kid's custody issue: Delhi HC

The Delhi High Court Monday held Pakistani courts and high commission were the competent authority to decide the custody issue of a four-year-old Pakistani girl, who had lost her parents in an accident in Kashmir in June, as the case involves their nationals.

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