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3 hrs ago | 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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7 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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12 hrs ago | 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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16 hrs ago | 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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19 hrs ago | 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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The Nation

China to revive the Silk Route with Pakistan

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/17-Apr-2014/china-to-revive-the-silk-route-with-pakistan For news details Read on : China to revive the Silk Route with Pakistan Islamabad- The maritime trade of Pakistan will get a boost through inter-connectivity as the Chinese government is stepping up plans to revive the Maritime Silk ... (more)

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Daily Times

16 MoUs inked at businesses moot for regional economic growth

ISLAMABAD: At the conclusion of the three-day Central Asian Business Opportunities Conference on Wednesday, some sixteen memoranda of understanding were signed among Pakistan, Afghanistan and Central Asian countries to promote regional trade and investment as a means to facilitate economic growth in the region.

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Wed Apr 16, 2014

American Reporter

Campaign 2008WARY of Protests, Democrats Pay for a Jail

He was forced to live like a blind man in a dark dungeon for eight months, so completely denied daylight that he could not know if it was day or night, after Pakistan's Military Intelligence secretly abducted him on suspicion of promoting U.S. interests.

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WNYC-AM New York

Man Reaches For The Sun For A Solution To Pakistan's Gas Crisis

Spring has crept up to the foothills of the Himalayas and, in Islamabad, Pakistan's purpose-built capital, the air is full of the scent of roses and the yelling of birds.

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The Economist

Pakistan's Islamists: Returning with a vengeance

IN THE summer of 2007, things were not looking good for Maulana Abdul Aziz, an extremist cleric who had just failed in his attempt to impose strict sharia law on Pakistan's capital by force.

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The Nation

Pakistani Taliban end ceasefire with government but say talks still on

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/16-Apr-2014/pakistani-taliban-end-ceasefire-with-government-but-say-talks-still-on For news details Read on : Pakistani Taliban end ceasefire with government but say talks still on DERA ISMAIL KHAN- Pakistani Taliban have formally ended a 40-day ceasefire but are still open to talks with ... (more)

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Truthdig

Five Ways Nevada Rancher Militia Resembles Pakistan's Taliban

Pakistan The Federally Administered Tribal Area of Pakistan is ruled directly from the capital, Islamabad, rather than having an elected provincial government or legislature.

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India Talkies

Indian election elicits keen interest in Pakistan (Election Special) - Indiatalkies.com

Lahore, April 16: Will Narendra Modi win? Will India get a stable government? What are Arvind Kejriwal's prospects? Is the Congress finished? The questions fly thick and fast in Pakistan, where interest in India's ongoing parliamentary election runs high, for once overriding questions on all other issues including Kashmir.

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The Peninsula

Afghan presidential candidate for special ties with Pakistan

KABUL: Afghan presidential hopeful Ashraf Ghani says rapprochement with the Taliban's old backers Pakistan, along the lines of France and Germany after World War II, is key to ending instability in his conflict-torn nation.

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Tue Apr 15, 2014

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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