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Beaten and malnourished, he lost his eyesight in a "clinic" run by a Pakistani mullah claiming to cure addicts who were kept against their will and forced to recite the Koran.
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ISLAMABAD: A legislative body of senators directed Ministry of Planning, Development and Reforms to make a comprehensive plan to get rid of from World Bank and International Monetary Fund clutches and put the country towards self reliance.
A man who saw a plane flown by an Indiana teen who was killed during an around-the-world flight attempt says the aircraft was flying low but didn't show any obvious signs of distress before diving into the ocean off American Samoa.
Islamabad said it would re-start work on improving trade ties with arch-rival India when the two nations' foreign ministers meet in Islamabad next month.
ISLAMABAD: Ministry of State & Frontier Regions on Thursday rejected the claim of Afghanistan that 100,000 persons from North Waziristan Agency have migrated to its territory after Pakistan's armed forces launched a military offensive to hunt down the terrorists.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan security officials said on Thursday they had arrested a top militant near the Afghan border but not a Pakistani Taliban leader who colleagues had identified last week as a man who once tried to blow up former military ruler Pervez Musharraf.
LAHORE: Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that government was implementing various programmes for empowerment and provision of employment opportunities to youths and that Yellow Cab Scheme will be started in the month of October this year under which 50,000 vehicles will be given to unemployed youths on soft terms and conditions.
Pakistani schoolchildren stand at the spot where Nasiruddin Haqqani, a senior leader of the feared militant Haqqani network, was assassinated at an Afghan bakery in the Bhara Kahu area on the outskirts of Islamabad on Nov. 11. AAMIR QURESHI Leaders in Pakistan have declared it of late, both publicly and privately: The country is going after all ... (more)
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 08:24 am
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