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Pakistan, Afghanistan to boost anti-polio cooperation

QUETTA: Pakistan and Afghanistan agreed on Friday to strengthen mutual cooperation for making anti-polio campaign in border areas of the two countries effective.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Daily Times

Pak, Afghan officials meet to discuss polio eradication : July 12, 2014,

QUETTA: A two-day regional cross-border coordination meeting on polio eradication between Balochistan and southern Afghanistan was held in Quetta in collaboration with UNICEF.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Malaysian National News Agency

Health Minister Applauds UAE's Health Efforts In Pakistan

Pakistan's Minister of State for National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination Saira Afzal Tarar has hailed the United Arab Emirates' support to the country's health sector through the implementation of health projects in various regions of the country.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Nation

Balochistan: Four children killed as truck falls in ravine

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/07-Jul-2014/balochistan-four-children-killed-as-truck-falls-in-ravine For news details Read on : Balochistan: Four children killed as truck falls in ravine Quetta- At least four children were killed when a truck travelling from Dera Murad Jamali to Mastung fell into a ravine near Dhadar.

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Sun Jul 06, 2014

Nerve News

Five policemen killed in Pakistan

At least five policemen were killed in two separate firing incidents in Pakistan, media reported Monday.

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The Nation

Sultry spell stays

Parts of the country remained in the grip of sultry weather on Saturday with frequent tripping and unscheduled load shedding adding to the woes of heat stricken people.

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Sat Jul 05, 2014

The Nation

Smuggling impeding Pak-Afghan trade

The Khyber Pass, being an integral part of the Silk Road, has historically been an important pathway between the sub-continent and Afghanistan.

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Daily Times

Arsalan appointed to recognise services of his father: Dr Malik : July 06, 2014,

Dr Baloch was addressing a joint press conference with the National Party chief, Senator Hasil Bizenjo in Islamabad to dispel what they called were "misunderstandings" with regard to the controversial appointment.

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Thu Jul 03, 2014

Mid-Day Mumbai

The walking dead

Human Rights Watch recently released a heart-rending report titled 'We are the Walking Dead' on the plight of the Shia Hazara community in Balochistan.

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Daily Times

Arsalan resigns as BoI vice chairman : July 03, 2014,

QUETTA Arsalan Iftikhar has voluntarily stepped down from the position of vice chairman of the Board of Investment of Balochistan.

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Wed Jul 02, 2014

Hyperallergic

The Provincialism of Sigmar Polke

Installation view, 'Alibis: Sigmar Polke 1963-2010' at the Museum of Modern Art, April 19-August 3, 2014 The Museum of Modern Art's current offerings include, just possibly, the world's most brilliant student of a certain kind of art.

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Tue Jul 01, 2014

The Indian Express

The great Game Folio: Kashmir rail

A fortnightly column on the high politics of the Af-Pak region, the fulcrum of global power play in India's neighbourhood.

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Mon Jun 30, 2014

Daily Times

Balochistan polio-free: myth or reality? : July 01, 2014,

QUETTA: The world is set to eradicate poliovirus from the face of the earth, but Pakistan ranks in the lists of the countries, along with Afghanistan and Nigeria, where the virus still thrives.

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Sun Jun 29, 2014

Humans Rights Watch

Pakistan: Rampant Killings of Shia by Extremists

"Sunni extremists have targeted Hazara with guns and bombs while they participate in religious processions, pray in mosques, travel to work, or just go about daily life.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

Tanbou,Tambour

Poetry in English

According to Haaretz Israeli news November 25, 2012 Since the first Qassam rocket Fell on Israel in April 2001 59 Israelis have been killed 4,717 Palestinians and counting Have been eliminated with Israeli bombs Mostly civilians and children Golda Meir said There is no such thing as a Palestinian people If you don't exist Can you be murdered? ... (more)

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Weekday Magazine

Karzai: 'Foreigners' Behind Taliban Offensive

Afghan President Hamid Karzai in the past has often used the term "foreign interests" to describe Pakistan without specifically naming the country.

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Daily Times

Relief camps for IDPs set up in Balochistan : June 26, 2014,

QUETTA Pakistan Army has established a number of relief camps in Balochistan for displaced people of Waziristan tribal area, according to a press release issued by the Inter Services Public Relations on Thursday.

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Tue Jun 24, 2014

The Nation

BISP beneficiaries to serve at Pizza Hut

The Pizza Hut management on Tuesday issued appointment letters to 13 BISP beneficiaries/nominees for newly established Pizza Hut branch in Quetta.

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Daily Times

BA legislators term budget people-friendly

QUETTA: The legislators during the session of the Provincial Assembly termed Balochistan Budget 2014-15 people-friendly.

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Sun Jun 22, 2014

The Nation

Political agents misinforming army, says Afridi

Rehmat Shah Afridi, Editor, The Frontier Post, has alleged that political agents are misinforming the Army about the situation in their respective areas because of their vested interests.

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