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1 hr ago | News24

.com | Pakistan calls for 'humanitarian pause' in Gaza

Vladimir Putin has no soul, US Vice President Joe Biden concluded after meeting with the Russian leader at the Kremlin in 2011, according to an article in the New Yorker.

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1 hr ago | Daily Times

Pakistan calls for immediate humanitarian pause in Gaza : July 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Pakistan on Thursday called for an immediate end to the blockade of Gaza to allow humanitarian relief to reach Palestinians as the death toll in the besieged territory rose to more than 740.

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2 hrs ago | Daily Times

Ex-CJ sends Rs 20bn libel notice to Imran : July 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Lawyers of former chief justice Iftikhar Muhammad Chaudhry on Thursday sent a defamation notice worth 20 billion rupees to Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf Chairman Imran Khan.

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3 hrs ago | Daily Times

Rathore challenges his sacking from PEMRA : July 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD Pervez Rathore, a former acting chairman of the Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority , on Thursday challenged his removal from the authority at the Supreme Court.

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5 hrs ago | The Nation

Twin cities welcome some pleasant rainfall

Islamabad- Rawalpindi/Islamabad and surrounding areas received rain on Thursday morning bringing the temperature down in the holy month of Ramzan.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Daily Times

Pakistan and French natural history museums sign MoU : July 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Museum of Natural History and French National Museum of Natural History signed a memorandum of understanding at Pakistan Science Foundation on Wednesday to promote the development of research and other museum activities on both sides.

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The Peninsula

Move against Khan awaiting Senate's verdict

ISLAMABAD: National Assembly Speaker Sardar Ayaz Sadiq has referred the privilege motion moved in the Lower House of Parliament this February against Imran Khan for uttering derogatory and scurrilous remarks against senators to Senate Chairman Syed Nayyer Hussain Bokhari for taking action as per rules.

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Daily Times

20 terrorists killed in Shawal as forces clear parts of Mirali : July 24, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: As many as 20 local and foreign terrorists were killed and four isolated terrorist hideouts destroyed by aerial strikes in Shawal valley on Wednesday as security forces cleared major part of Mirali.

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Daily Times

Pakistani students get leading position in Beijing Summer Camp

ISLAMABAD: Twelve Pakistani middle school students have earned singular honour by taking a leading position among 600 foreign students while participating at the 11-day Beijing International Summer Camp in China that has concluded this week.This was the first time that the Pakistani middle school students, along with their two teachers took part in ... (more)

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Daily Times

Sindh to have two more industrial parks with SEZ status

KARACHI: The Government of Sindh under the leadership of Chief Minister Sindh, Syed Qaim Ali Shah has been able to get the SEZ status for two more industrial zones in the province.

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Foreign Policy

A North Korean in Iran

The death from natural causes of an old man in North Korea this month should have been the closing chapter of the tale of Pakistan's nuclear and missile cooperation with the Hermit Kingdom.

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DNA India

India, Pakistan foreign secretaries to meet on August 25

Foreign Secretaries of India and Pakistani will meet on August 25 in Islamabad to discuss the way forward in bilateral ties, which have made no headway since the interruption of dialogue process nearly two years ago.

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The Nation

IHC sets aside PM's orders for holding 27 babus' promotion

The Islamabad High Court Tuesday set aside the orders of Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif of remanding the matter of promotion of 27 bureaucrats back to Central Selection Board .

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

The Peninsula

Islamabad, Kabul eye joint code of conduct

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan and Afghanistan are working on a joint code of conduct to regulate their cooperation in the fight against terrorists and redress each other's grievances, says the country's top diplomat.

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Daily Times

Nisar directs police to ensure security in the run-up to Eid

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Interior and Narcotics Control Chaudhry Nisar Ali Khan has directed the Islamabad administration and the police to take foolproof security measures in the last days of Ramazan and especially on the eve of Eidul Fitr.He said this while chairing a meeting on Tuesday.

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Daily Times

Pakistan, India have to honour bilateral deals: Raghavan : July 23, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: Indian High Commissioner to Pakistan Tuesday said that Pakistan and India had to honour bilateral agreements.

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Daily Times

US announces additional $9.3 million for IDPs : July 23, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: The United States embassy announced additional contribution of $9.3 million to help the government meet the health, water, sanitation, and livelihood needs of internally displaced persons of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas .

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Daily Times

Argentina donates water purifiers for IDPs : July 23, 2014,

ISLAMABAD: Argentinean Ambassador Rodolfo J Martin Saravia has donated several boxes of water purification tablets for the displaced people of North Waziristan.

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Voice of America

US: Pakistan's Offensive Pushes Out Haqqani Network

Adnan, 8, whose family fled from the military offensive against Pakistani militants in North Waziristan, sells ration packs that were collected by his family from a distribution point for internally displaced persons in Bannu,Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa province, A top American diplomat says the United States believes Pakistan's counterinsurgency operation ... (more)

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Daily Times

Pakistan assures IMF to bring down inflation to 6-7% by 2015-16

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has assured International Monetary Fund for bringing down the inflation rate within a range to 6-7 percent by 2015-16 from the current level of 8.8 percent, sources told Daily Times on Tuesday.

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