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21 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal

Art Review: 'Alibis: Sigmar Polke, 1963-2010' at the Museum of Modern Art

In gallery six of the Museum of Modern Art's enormous and noisy Sigmar Polke retrospective, one woman said to another: "Let's get out of here.

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Wednesday | CNN

Pakistani military pushes to block Geo News for Hamid Mir report

Pakistan's military is pushing to black out a national news station, calling its citing of a man tying government agents to the attempted assassination of his brother -- a prominent TV news anchor -- "false, malicious and irresponsible reporting."

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Art Daily

Two female Indian artists featured in first-ever exhibitions at the Art Institute of Chicago

Dayanita Singh. When Chaman took Ayesha from me, I could not bear the pain, so I would come to the graveyard to tell my pain to the dead people and my only friend Dayanita who liked the old hindi film songs that I sang for her, from the series, Myself Mona Ahmed.

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India Talkies

Three killed in firing in Quetta - Indiatalkies.com

Islamabad, April 21: At least three people were killed and one injured Monday when armed motorcyclists began firing indiscriminately in Quetta, capital of Pakistan's Balochistan province, police said.

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The Nation

Banks to start receiving Haj applications from today

The designated online branches of six scheduled banks will start receiving applications under government Hajj scheme on Monday .

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Nation

PM orders judicial probe into Mir attack

ISLAMABAD/KARACHI/Quetta - Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has decided to constitute a three-member judicial commission to probe into the life attempt on journalist Hamid Mir.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

The Nation

Punjab to fund Balochistan projects

On the special directions of Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, the Punjab government will provide cooperation for construction of two parks and designing and renovation of an important road for the people of Balochistan.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

IRIN

Hundreds of migrant children behind bars in Indonesia

JAKARTA/MAKASSAR, 17 April 2014 - Saleem Ali* was just 13 when his mother decided that paying strangers to smuggle him through several countries in the hope of reaching Australia was safer than keeping him with her and his sisters in Quetta, southwestern Pakistan.

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Mon Apr 14, 2014

WABC-AM New York

'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, Pakistan, Asia, Afghanistan, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Pervez Musharraf

A Welsh Born Icon

the "insurgency narrative"

I think Mike Martin's An Intimate War: An Oral History of the Helmand Conflict will be a significant book if the powers that be let us read it.

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The Nation

Zehri says India helps the separatist movement in Balochistan

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/14-Apr-2014/zehri-says-india-helps-the-separatist-movement-in-balochistan For news details Read on : Zehri says India helps the separatist movement in Balochistan Quetta- Senior Minister and President of Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz in Balochistan, Sardar Sanaullah Khan Zehri has said that ... (more)

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Sun Apr 13, 2014

The Nation

Gunmen kill two Afghan Hazaras in Quetta

Gunmen shot dead two Shias who had emigrated from neighbouring Afghanistan almost a decade ago to escape violence there, police said Sunday.

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Fri Apr 11, 2014

The Nation

Culprits of Sibi train blast traced

Railway police today submitted an investigative report of the Sibi train blast to General Manager Pakistan Railways.

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Thu Apr 10, 2014

Outlook

Pak Rejects Baloch Group's Claims on Islamabad Blast

Pakistan has dismissed as "ridiculous" claims by a banned Baloch separatist outfit of carrying out the deadly blast in a fruit market here that killed at least 24 people.

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USA Today

24/7 Wall St.: Countries that hate America most

Four of five residents of a part of the Middle East disapproved of American leadership, by far the worst perception of the U.S. globally.

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Wed Apr 09, 2014

Yahoo!

Bombing in Pakistan fruit market kills 22

A bomb tore through a bustling fruit and vegetable market in the Pakistani capital Islamabad Wednesday, killing at least 22 people in the latest violence to hit government peace talks with the Taliban.

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AlertNet

Pakistan prime minister's office and high court order action in...

In this 2011 file photo the shadow a woman is seen on a mud wall in Quetta, Pakistan.

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The Nation

TTP condemns Islamabad blast, says attack at public places 'haram'

For news details visit : http://www.nation.com.pk/national/09-Apr-2014/ttp-condemns-islamabad-blast-says-attack-at-public-places-haram For news details Read on : TTP condemns Islamabad blast, says attack at public places 'haram' PESHAWAR- Banned Tehreek-e-Taliban Pakistan has condemned the bomb blast in Islamabad fruit market that killed 24 people ... (more)

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The Daily Star

18 killed in blast in Pakistan capital: Official

Security officials collect evidence near a damaged messenger carriage at the site of a bomb blast in the town of Sibi April 8, 2014.

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Tue Apr 08, 2014

The Nation

17 dead as militants bomb Jaffar Express

QUETTA/LAHORE - At least 17 people were killed and 46 others injured in a bomb attack on Rawalpindi-bound Jaffar Express at Sibi Railway Station on Tuesday.

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